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Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy 207

Assessment for Sports Massage and Physical Rehabilitation Application


  • Describe assessment for the sport and fi tness population
  • Apply a clinical reasoning process to treatment plan development
  • Develop outcome goals that are quantifiable and qualifi able
  • Adapt charting methods to the athletic population
  • Complete a comprehensive history
  • Complete a comprehensive physical assessment
  • Perform postural assessment
  • Perform basic orthopedic tests to assess for joint injury
  • Analyze movement assessment findings
  • Perform muscle strength assessment
  • Describe and assess kinetic chain function
  • Perform gait assessment
  • Perform palpation assessment
  • Integrate clinical reasoning into the treatment plan using assessment findings
  • Relate assessment data to first-degree, second-degree, and third-degree dysfunction, and categorize the adaptation response to stage 1, 2, or 3 pathology
  • Integrate ongoing assessment data channeled into appropriate massage treatment strategies

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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