Healthy Hands: How to Properly Take Care of Forearms, Wrists and Hands

$30.00 members / $50.00 nonmembers     2.0 CE credits

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Massage therapy can be used to address the cause of pain in the forearm, wrist and hand. Learn how these concepts can help keep massage therapists healthy and strengthen the massage therapy profession. These insights and tools can also serve your client base.


When you finish this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe how to begin a massage session by working with fascia. 
  • Discuss the four areas of common nerve entrapment.
  • Explain the potential causes for chronic pain and identify possible solutions for each.
  • Describe two ways to investigate sources of pain for your client that go beyond the area of acute injury.

About the author(s)

Dennis Price, LMT has the Neuromuscular Therapy Certification and has taught NMT courses with St John NMT Seminars. He is also a Certified Master practitioner in NLP. 

Course expiration

Please note that you must complete each AMTA online learning course and pass the exam one year from the date of purchase. If you do not complete the course and pass the exam within one year, you will be required to re-purchase the course.

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Course approval codes

MSP #167; LCEU0002185


This course contains information that is proprietary. None of the material contained within this course may be used without the express written permission of AMTA unless otherwise indicated in the course.


You are responsible for ensuring that any new modalities, techniques, or products you use comply with your state's defined scope of practice for massage therapy. (See While AMTA makes every attempt to present information that is beneficial to you and your massage therapy practice, the courses provided by AMTA are for educational purposes only and are not intended to cover every situation that you may encounter. Information presented here does not replace your independent judgment and that of your company and/or employer. AMTA does not endorse or approve, and AMTA assumes no responsibility for, the content, suitability, accuracy, or completeness of the information presented.


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