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$70.00 Cost includes all materials needed. If applicable, shipping is one flat rate of $10.00 (no matter how many courses you order). Materials are shipped via USPS Priority Mail.
Develop the business skills necessary to succeed in massage therapy with the 6 CE hour Business Ethics course. This course outlines everything you need to know about professionalism and business in massage therapy. Whether you are an employee or employer, you will learn comprehensive skills for managing a massage practice. This course also includes a companion CD with practice management software which will allow you to create client records, set appointments, and enter documentation.
This Course Will Present:
Roles and Boundaries of massage therapists
Information on professionalism an sexual appropriateness
Legal and ethical issues in massage
Documentation and storage of records
Proper written and oral communication
Information on marketing a massage practice
Insurance and accounting concepts
A free 60 day trial practice management software CD is included which will allow you to create client records, set appointments, enter documentation, and more.
You Will Receive:Business and Professional Skills for Massage Therapists textbook, by Sandy Fritz, massage office software CD, guide with instructions, exam of 51 questions, course evaluation, certificate of achievement upon completion, and unlimited phone support for any of your questions.
The Center for Massage Therapy Continuing Education, LLC is an Approved Provider through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB); Approved Provider number 409296-00.
Our continuing education courses are also accepted by the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP), and most state boards.
For more information on individual state requirements and approvals, please visit our Approvals page and click on your state.
Loved the CD software. - Janice Munch, LMT
Gave me ideas of how to better communicate with clients. - S. Morrison, LMT
Great ethics course. Focused on business practices, which is where my practice lacks. It helped me a lot. - T. Filmore, LMT
Possessing conceptual skills will allow you to:
A. Put an idea or concept into perspective and to perceive how this idea would affect the whole practice
B. Interact effectively, on a daily basis, with clients as well as employers and employees
C. Effectively establish and follow policies and procedures, process paperwork in an organized manner, and coordinate business activities
D. Use all of the knowledge of massage therapy plus business and technology to perform day-to-day operations
What is the main difference between marketing and advertising?
A. Advertising is a broader term which covers company culture and positioning, market research, new business or product development, marketing and promotion, and public and press relations
B. The terms marketing and advertising have the same meaning
C. Marketing is a broader term which covers company culture and positioning, market research, new business or product development, advertising and promotion, and public and press relations
D. Marketing is a broader term which includes practice management, telecommunications, mailings, software, scheduling, and general office procedures
What is a business plan?
A. A written letter brought to a job interview which states goals for employment
B. A written document that describes the future path of a business
C. A written letter to an employer explaining reasons for resigning a position
D. A written document describing future personal life goals