Irene’s Myomassology Institute
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A Family Owned School
Irene’s Myomassology Institute offers training in therapeutic massage from its 17,500 square foot facility in Southfield, on the outskirts of Detroit, Michigan. A family-owned business, the school has long experience in bodywork and has been accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training.
Myomassology: A Holistic Therapy
The history of massage therapy dates back thousands of years, and it has come to be regarded as a valuable complement to traditional medicine in the West. Its benefits include pain relief, alleviation of stress and helping rehabilitation after illness of injury. Irene’s specializes in teaching the healing approach to massage developed by the school’s founder over many years of practice. Myomassology is a style of therapy that incorporates several different modalities of massage and takes a holistic view of the patient’s health, seeking to restore the balance between the body, mind and spirit.
A Rewarding Career
Massage therapists can expect to enjoy faster than average employment growth, according to the US Department of Labor, as more people learn about its benefits. Bodywork practitioners work in a wide range of settings, from physicians’ offices, salons and spas to hotels, sports centers and cruise ships.
A Comprehensive Curriculum
As befits a wide-ranging massage program, the core course at Irene’s includes training in diverse styles and techniques of therapy. As well as a thorough grounding in hands-on aspects of bodywork, students learn the scientific principles on which treatment is based, such as medical terminology, anatomy and physiology and muscle mechanics, and the practical aspects of running a business. Students participate in a professional clinic, under the supervision of teachers, to gain first hand experience of working with clients, and also take part in community outreach programs.
The school understands the commitment that students make when they invest in their professional education, and seeks to accommodate different work schedules by offering day and evening classes. Those who wish to take a fast track to graduation can complete their course in as little as six months.
Irene’s helpful Financial Aid staff work with prospective students to help them establish their eligibility for tuition support, which may be in form of a federal loan, scholarship or grant, and can provide further information about students’ options according to their individual circumstances.
Student Services And Support
Graduates of Irene’s are offered lifetime placement support and assistance in professional matters such as taking the National Certification Exam and purchasing professional insurance. The school maintains a wide network of industry contacts and the Placement Director is ready to assist graduating students and alumni in their search for job opportunities.
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