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Textbook List

Required Textbooks for the First Six Months of Class

Mosby's Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage 

Sandy Fritz                   6th 
Illustrated Essentials of Musculoskeletal Anatomy

Kay W Sieg,

Sandra P. Adams          5th 

Trail Guide to the Body


Andrew R. Biel

Robin Dorn

Introduction to the Human Body:  Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology

Gerard J. Tortora,

Bryan H. Derrickson   10th 

Required Textbooks for Second Semester
A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology  Ruth Werner               6th 
Orthopedic Assesment In Massage Therapy  

Whitney Lowe

Recommended Textbooks
Basic Clinical Massage Therapy: Integrating Anatomy and Treatment

James Clay                2nd


Antaomy Coloring Book   Kapit  Wynn              4th
The Educated Heart: Professional Boundaries for Massage Therapists, Bodyworkers, and Movement Teachers Nina McIntosh           3rd
Trail Guide  Student Guide Andrew Beil                5th
Facilitated Stretching Robert McAtee           4th
The Ethics of Touch: The Hands-on Practitioner's Guide to Creating a Professional, Safe and Enduring Practice

 Cherie M Sohnen-Moe

Ben E Benjamin          

Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary

Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (Thumb Index))

Donald Venes
Physical Examination of the Spine and Extremities Hoffenfield                   1st
 Active Isolated Stretching Arron Mattees

Pharmacology for Massage Therapy