Lansdale School of Business - National Academy of Massage Therapy Division
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Philosophy, Mission, and Educational Objectives

The Philosophy and Mission of the National Academy of Massage Therapy Division of Lansdale School of Business, which is located at 290 Wissahickon Avenue, North Wales, PA 19454, is to provide our students with a professional learning experience that encompasses both the medical, as well as the holistic aspects of Massage Therapy & Bodywork, and/or Reflexology.

Each student will be encouraged to work to their own potential and to develop both their hands-on knowledge & skills as well as their professional/business demeanor. Each student will be acknowledged and appreciated for what they contribute to class and clinical experiences. Each student is encouraged to use this program not only for career and professional development, but also as a means to self awareness and personal growth.

The Educational Objectives for both the Massage Therapy Diploma Program and the Reflexology Diploma Program are as follows:

Massage Therapy Diploma Program

  1. To prepare students to enter the work world as qualified and technically skilled professional Massage Therapists by imparting both knowledge and hands-on experience to them.
  2. To provide a quality education to our students that will ultimately result in the awarding of a Diploma in Massage Therapy.
  3. To give students a wide base of knowledge of anatomy & physiology, pathology, massage therapy theory and technique as well as adjunct therapy and modality theory and technique.
  4. To prepare students to become a part of an allied health care team.
  5. To provide students with a clinical experience that will prepare them to work with the public.
  6. To educate students as to the scope of their practice as well as ethical principles of Massage Therapy.
  7. To provide a fun, enriching, safe, and non-judgmental supervised atmosphere where the student is free to share personal attitudes, philosophies, and opinions.

Reflexology Certificate Program

  1. To prepare students to enter the work world as qualified and technically skilled professional Reflexologists by imparting both knowledge and hands-on experience to them.
  2. To provide a quality education to our students that will ultimately result in the awarding of a Certificate of completion in Reflexology.
  3. To prepare students to become a part of an allied health care team.
  4. To educate students as to the scope of their practice as well as ethical principles of Reflexology.
  5. To provide a fun, enriching, safe, and non-judgmental supervised atmosphere where the student is free to share personal attitudes, philosophies, and opinions.

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