4 CE Hour Massage Therapy Precautions & Contraindications E-book Course ONLINE

CE Institute LLC


This E-book course covers over 50 different medical considerations, precautions, local contraindications and general contraindications for massage therapy and bodywork. It includes graphic medical pictures and pictographs of human disease. Medical consideration topics included are:

  1. Acne
  2. Alcoholism or Drug Use
  3. Arthritis: Osteoarthritis, Heberden’s Nodes, Bouchard’s Nodes, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Gout
  4. Athlete’s Foot
  5. Back, Spine or Disc Issues
  6. Bacterial Cellulitis
  7. Blood, Cardiovascular and Circulatory Issues: Varicose Veins, Blood Clot Disorders, Thrombosis, Thrombophlebitis, DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis), Pulmonary Embolism (PE) & Congestive Heart Failure
  8. Body Lice
  9. Cancer: Working with Cancer, Precautions, Cancer Metastases, Bodywork Tips for Oncology Clients, Chemo Brain, Recommendations for Scheduling Appointments for Oncology Clients
  10. Cerebral Palsy
  11. Chicken Pox
  12. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease(COPD): Emphysema, Bronchitis plus Service Precautions & Advisements
  13. Dementia & Alzheimer’s Disease
  14. Diabetic Neuropathy
  15. Eczema
  16. Elderly & Geriatric Services
  17. Epilepsy
  18. Fever
  19. Flu/Influenza
  20. Head Lice
  21. Hemophilia
  22. Hepatitis
  23. Herpes Simplex I (aka Cold Sore)
  24. Herpes Whitlow (aka Herpetic Whitlow)
  25. Hives (aka Urticaria)
  26. Impetigo
  27. Jaundice
  28. Joint Replacements
  29. Lymphangitis
  30. Meningitis: Bacterial & Viral
  31. Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  32. Nail Fungus (Onychomycosis)
  33. Osteoporosis & Osteopenia
  34. Parkinson's Disease (PD)
  35. Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  36. Pneumonia
  37. Poison Ivy & Poison Oak
  38. Pregnancy: Positioning a Prenatal Client for Prenatal Massage or Bodywork, Swelling, Appointment Scheduling, Nauseousness & Miscarriage, Aromatherapy Use, Additional Health Conditions, Gestational Diabetes, Depression & Anxiety, Preeclampsia, Eclampsia & Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension (PIH)
  39. Psoriasis
  40. Rosacea
  41. Ring Worm
  42. Ringworm on the Scalp (Tinea Capitis)
  43. Scabies
  44. Seborrheic Keratosis
  45. Sepsis or Septicemia
  46. Skin Bruise
  47. Skin Burns
  48. Skin Graft & Skin Flap
  49. TB Disease
  50. Uncontrolled Hypertension or Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure
  51. Warts (including: Common Wart/verruca vulgaris, Plantar Warts, Mosaic Warts & Filiform Wart)
  52. Working with Eye Issues
  53. Working with Infections & Inflammations
  54. Working with Issues with the Feet - for Bodyworkers
  55. Extra Contraindications for Heat, Table Pads, Hydrocollator, Hot Towels, etc.
  56. Zika

This course is only eligible for CE Credit for Florida State Massage Therapists with the Florida Board of Massage. The course is not eligible for CE Credit with any other municipality, organization or board.

After you register for this course, we will send you an email with a link to access your online course. You will need to click on that email link to access your online course. You will have 1 day from the time of purchase to view your online course and take your test to earn your 1 Hour of CE credit.  Please do not purchase this course if you are not ready to take it - this course will expire within 24-hours of purchase.  We will report your CE hour to CE Broker for you after you pass your test! Thanks!

CE Broker Course #20-630001

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