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Understanding risk helps you uphold proper standards of conduct that define ethical behavior for the massage therapist.
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A Holistic Model for Ethical Practice
$30.00 members / $50.00 nonmembers / 2.0 credit hours
This course discusses a holistic model for working with ethical dilemmas. The premise and model presented here are an expansion of information in The…
Creating Healthy Boundaries
$45.00 members / $75.00 nonmembers / 3.0 credit hours
Please note that if you have already taken this class in another licensure renewal cycle and are purchasing it again, there will be a 24 hour delay…
Dealing with Ethical Gray Areas in Massage Therapy
In your massage therapy business you will encounter ethical problems and issues for which you do not have straightforward solutions. Codes of ethics…
Ethical Dilemmas Fully Exposed
$15.00 members / $25.00 nonmembers / 1.0 credit hours
Attendees will be guided through real scenarios that demonstrate the ethical decisions massage therapist make every day. Adam and Nate use their…
Ethics and the Power Differential
This course discusses how power affects the massage therapist/client relationship. It explores how power is defined, amplified and misused in this…
From the Client's Perspective: Marketing, Policies and Ethics of your Practice
Reactions to your business image are an important factor that determines both if you will attract clients and if you will retain them. Your business…
Self-Evaluation for an Ethical Practice
The Codes of Ethics of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork…
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