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Ethics, Sports Massage
2. Sports Massage: Ethics and Building Trust
$37 members /
2.5 credit hours
Review a full discussion of the unique ethical considerations appropriate to sports massage. Learn about issues such as transference,…
A Holistic Model for Ethical Practice
$30 members /
2.0 credit hours
A holistic model for working with ethical dilemmas is presented in this session. The premise and model presented here are an expansion of information…
Creating Healthy Boundaries
$45 members /
3.0 credit hours
Understanding boundaries is crucial for massage therapists to create an ethical practice and build professional relationships. By increasing your…
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 members /
1.0 credit hours
Explore real scenarios that demonstrate the ethical decisions massage therapists make every day. Authors Adam and Nate use their experience and…
Ethics and the Power Differential
Determine how power affects the massage therapist and client relationship, and how power is defined, amplified and misused in this relationship.…
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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