Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Comprehensive Guide for Massage Therapists

About the Course:
This course provides a comprehensive overview of carpal tunnel syndrome for massage therapists. This overview allows the reader to gain greater knowledge of anatomy, perspectives on how carpal tunnel syndrome affects individuals, as well as specific bodywork methods to alleviate classic symptoms of the condition.

Learning Objectives:
  • Identify anatomical structures involved with carpal tunnel syndrome and similar conditions.
  • Delineate "true" carpal tunnel syndrome from other similar conditions.
  • Recognize research that indicates the effectiveness of massage therapy for carpal tunnel syndrome patients.
  • Perform bodywork techniques designed to reduce the signs and the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome.