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Textbook List

Required Textbooks for the First Six Months of Class

Mosby's Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage, by Sandy Fritz        ( 5th Edition)


ISBN-10 978-0-323-077408
Illustrated Essentials of Musculoskeletal Anatomy, by Kay W Sieg, Sandra P. Adams  (5th Edition)
ISBN-13: 978-093515707-9
Trail Guide to the Body: How to Locate Muscles, Bones, and More (5th Edition), by Andrew R. Biel, Robin Dorn ISBN-10: 098-2978650
ISBN-13: 978-0982978658
Hands Heal: Communication, Documentation, and Insurance Billing for Manual Therapists  (LWW Massage Therapy and Bodywork Educational Series), by Diana L Thompson  (4th Edition) ISBN-10: 1609133870
ISBN-13: 978--1609133870
Introduction to the Human Body: The Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, by Gerard J. Tortora, Bryan H. Derrickson  (10th Edition) ISBN-10: 1118963539
ISBN-13: 978-118963531
  
Required Textbooks for Second Semester
A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology: (5th Edition), by Ruth Werner ISBN-10:1608319105 
ISBN-13: 978--1608319107
Orthopedic Assesment In Massage Therapy by Whitney Lowe,

ISBN-10 0-9661196-3-0
ISBN-13 9780966119633

Recommended Textbooks
Informed Touch: A Clinician's Guide to Evaluation and Treatment of Myofascial Disorders, by Donna Finando, Steven Finando
 
A Physician's Guide to Therapeutic Massage, by John Yates  
The Educated Heart: Professional Boundaries for Massage Therapists, Bodyworkers, and Movement Teachers (LWW In Touch Series  2nd Edition), by Nina McIntosh
 
Physical Examination of the Spine and Extremities, by Stanley Hoppenfeld
 
Massage for Orthopedic Conditions (Lww Massage Therapy & Bodywork Series), by Thomas Hendrickson
 
The Ethics of Touch: The Hands-on Practitioner's Guide to Creating a Professional, Safe and Enduring Practice, by Cherie M Sohnen-Moe, Ben E Benjamin  
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (Thumb Index)), by Donald Venes
 
Anatomy: A Regional Atlas of the Human Body, by Carmine D Clemente
 
ADAM Student Atlas of Anatomy , by Todd R. Olson, Wojciech Pawlina
 

The Anatomy Coloring Book (3rd Edition), by Wynn Kapit, Lawrence M. Elson