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What does a Masseuse do?

Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.

What are the Main Tasks of a Masseuse?

  • Assess clients' soft tissue condition, joint quality and function, muscle strength, and range of motion.
  • Refer clients to other types of therapists when necessary.
  • Treat clients in professional settings or travel to clients' offices and homes.
  • Use complementary aids, such as infrared lamps, wet compresses, ice, and whirlpool baths to promote clients' recovery, relaxation, and well-being.
  • Develop and propose client treatment plans that specify which types of massage are to be used.
  • Confer with clients about their medical histories and problems with stress or pain to determine how massage will be most helpful.
  • Provide clients with guidance and information about techniques for postural improvement and stretching, strengthening, relaxation, and rehabilitative exercises.
  • Massage and knead muscles and soft tissues of the body to provide treatment for medical conditions, injuries, or wellness maintenance.
  • Prepare and blend oils and apply the blends to clients' skin.
  • Apply finger and hand pressure to specific points of the body.
  • Consult with other health care professionals, such as physiotherapists, chiropractors, physicians, and psychologists, to develop treatment plans for clients.
  • Maintain treatment records.
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