Your Massage Therapy Career

An in-depth guide to becoming a massage therapist.

Massage Therapy Career Center

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"There is more and more massage therapy needed in hospitals and clinics. Some people work for chiropractors or physical therapists or in gyms." Tim Bauer, massage therapy student.

As the massage profession gains recognition from the health care industry, massage therapy career opportunities increase exponentially.

Use this resource guide to assist you through the process of starting a massage therapy career. From choosing the right program to getting your license, all the information you need to begin your massage therapy career is right here. You'll find answers to your questions about the following:

Massage Therapy Student Profile

Tim Bauer is not your typical student of massage therapy. He left a 20-year construction career to train for a massage therapy career.

Tim's unique background demonstrates that massage therapists are a diverse group of professionals. Read his massage therapy profile.

Career Professional Profile

Amanda Jester is a licensed massage therapist and spa owner. Amanda shares her knowledge and experience in this massage therapist profile.

"You can customize your program to suit your interests... Although I leaned towards spa, I am fully trained in clinical massage as well."