Four Things a Registered Massage Therapist is Trained to Do

If you are planning to see a massage therapist for the first time, or if you’ve been to several sessions and want to know more, you might be surprised to learn that a registered massage therapist has ample training in order to provide the best possible services.

Here are four things a registered massage therapist is trained to do:

  1. Relieve Pain – A registered massage therapist studies the human body during their certification and learns the best methods for relieving pain in different locations throughout the body.
  2. Injury Rehabilitation – Many people who come to see a registered massage therapist have an injury that gives them grief. A massage therapist is trained to offer relief from injury without creating undue stress on the injured area. They may also be able to offer stretches or recommendations for further recovery after a session is complete.
  3. Reduce Stress – Most people are familiar with massages as a method of stress relief. A registered massage therapist knows multiple ways to increase relaxation during a visit, such as the addition of hot stones or aromatherapy, so their client enjoys their experience fully.
  4. General Wellness – In addition to specific treatments during a massage therapy session, a registered massage therapist will create an environment where general wellness is key. Whether it’s relaxation, increased circulation, or reducing anxiety, they will do what their client needs to achieve the best outcome from their session.

At Innisfil Wellness Centre, we have multiple registered massage therapists on staff so we can provide our clients with the best possible services. Don’t wait to schedule your appointment, and make sure to ask about our convenient direct billing option. We’ll see you soon!