Ordering Options: 1. Course materials mailed to you. Exam is completed online. 2. Course materials mailed to you. Exam is completed on paper.
$110.00 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.
The 10 CE hour Introduction to Tui Na Massage home study course will present the theory and practice of Tui Na (pronounced "twee-nah") massage. It is an introductory course in Chinese massage and is open to any professional therapist. This course will give you a detailed description of what Tui Na massage is as well as the history of Tui Na massage. It will explain Qi (pronounced "chee"), the principles of body meridians, and contraindications to Tui Na. The visual guides throughout the text are state-of-the-art.
This Course Will Present:
Definitions of Tui Na, Qi, and body meridians
Benefits and contraindications to Tui Na massage
The history of Tui Na massage and Chinese medicine
Descriptions of common techniques and client positioning used in performing a Tui Na session
You Will Receive: The Handbook of Chinese Massage textbook, by Maria Mercati, guide with instructions, exam of 75 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.
I was truly happy that every question followed was in order within every chapter of the book, instead of searching the entire book. - Tessa Powell, LMT
The illustrations throughout the book were wonderful. The meridiams were clearly spelled out. Great information for my practice. - Monica Lupkes, LMT
Easy and interesting reading. - Mary Smith, LMT
Qi (pronounced “chee”) is:
A. A Tui Na massage technique
B. Life energy
C. A pressure point in the upper back
D. A pressure point on the hand
How many meridians are there in the body, including the Ren and Du?
Which of the following is a contraindication to Tui Na?
A. Severe heart disease
B. Massaging over eczema
C. Massaging over shingles
D. All of the above