Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is pleased to introduce this exciting new first edition text from author Anne Williams. Massage Mastery: From Student to Professional is a comprehensive introductory massage text with robust pedagogical features and pacing to meet the needs of a wide array of massage students. Topics are structured to allow for manageable reading assignments that build a student’s sense of accomplishment and motivation.
Written and designed for today's adult learner, the book offers a broad discussion of foundation massage with appropriate depth for a beginning student progressing to an entry-level professional. It also contains new topics that are necessary to prepare today’s adult learners for successful massage careers. A helpful appendix on health care terminology, a comprehensive massage glossary, and a robust set of ancillary materials complete the package. The companion Study Guide contains topic-specific Rubrics, Learning Contracts, and a variety of exercises and activities for students.