How can knowledge of physics help us better understand how massage actually works at the most direct level?
This e-Book provides a comprehensive foundation in physics for massage therapists. Completing the material in this e-Book will give students a better grounding and more thorough understanding of the physical universe and how it operates, as well as protecting them from falling into various widespread misconceptions and cognitive traps. This material is prerequisite knowledge for massage educational objectives, as outlined by various stakeholders in the following table.
Massage educational objectives addressed by this e-Book
|Guidelines document||Learning objective|
|College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia (CMTBC) Guidelines for Foundational Knowledge||Objective|
|ITEC qualifications: International||Objective|
|ITEC qualifications: UK||Objective|
|Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx) Content Outline||Objective|
|Massage Therapy Body of Knowledge (MTBoK)||Objective|
|National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage (NCETM) Content Outline||Objective|
|National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCETMB) Content Outline||Objective|
|National Certification for Advanced Practice (NCAP) test specifications report||Objective|
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