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Click through to learn about different careers in massage therapy. Popular careers include emphasis on deep tissue massage, Swedish massage, sports massage, and reflexology. Decided on a career? Find a massage therapy school near you.

  • Deep Tissue Massage
    Known to treat chronic aches and pains and relax contracted areas, the deep tissue massage focuses on areas including the neck, upper and lower back, and shoulders.
  • Swedish Massage
    The Swedish massage is the most common and well-known type of massage therapy.
  • Sports Massage
    A sports massage is a type of Swedish massage that often concentrates on a specific area where a client might be experiencing pain, such as a stiff neck and shoulders.
  • Shiatsu Massage

    Often related to acupressure, the Shiatsu massage treats specific pressure points by incorporating other methods.

  • Reflexology
    Reflexology can be a very relaxing and therapeutic treatment, especially for clients who suffer from Plantar Fasciitis and more.