Massage therapy students get hands-on training with new clinic opening
Sept. 25, 2014 – London, Ont.-based Fanshawe College has launched its first on-campus massage therapy clinic.
The clinic, called Mend, is open to the public and provides Fanshawe’s massage therapy students the opportunity to develop and perfect their massage therapy techniques with hands-on clinical experience, the college said in a statement.
By Mari-Len De
“This practical experience is essential to their development and ensures
graduates have the skills to thrive in a competitive field. Fanshawe’s
massage therapy students are experienced in many types of therapies
including sport, clinical and pregnancy massage,” the college said.
College’s massage therapy program was established in 2012. At the Mend
clinic, the students will focus on a wide range of conditions and
treatments which will allows them to apply their knowledge and skills.
Mend clinic also aims to connect Fanshawe College with the community to
build relationships with local organizations and provide opportunities
for community outreach and student development, the college said.
The college’s new massage therapy clinic is located in Room D2006, 1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard. (photo credit: Fanshawe College)