Neuromuscular Therapy Certificate Curriculum | Southwestern Illinois College

Neuromuscular Therapy Certificate (027C)

Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT), American Version, is a treatment protocol for treating soft tissue and myofascial restrictions. It utilizes specific massage therapy techniques, stretching, and home care to reduce/eliminate most neuromuscular pain patterns. These advanced massage techniques are used by licensed massage therapists, physical therapists, and physical therapist assistants.

Completion of these courses can be used for credit in completing the Massage Therapy degree and/or as credit to maintain a massage therapy license.

Certificate Coursework
Course # Course Description Credits
MT 210 Introduction to NMT 1.5
MT 211 NMT for the LE 1.5
MT 212 NMT for the Torso and Pelvis 1.5
MT 213 NMT for the Upper Extremity 1.5
MT 214 NMT for the Cervical Spine & Cranium 1.5
Total Semester Credits:


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