MST 138 – Spa Bodywork I

This course will provide the skills and techniques to be used with Hydrotherapy, Hot Stone therapy, Arnomatherapy, and Spa Ther­apy. The student will be introduced to the terminology of Asian, Eastern, and Traditional Methods and Bodywork. Students will be able to recognize and locate the major meridians, understand the general characteristics of the five elements, learn the names and qualities of the seven major chakras and recognize the qualities of the three Doshas.

Prerequisites: MST 103 – Intro to Swedish Massage