Guidelines for Professional Practice
The Guidelines for Professional Practice content area of the MBLEx assesses key competencies needed by a new massage therapist to provide safe and effective massage treatments. This section covers proper selection, use and maintenance of massage equipment and supplies. Massage students are also tested on their knowledge of sanitation and therapist hygiene procedures in this section of the massage exam. The professional massage therapist needs a good understanding of proper body mechanics and draping techniques which are reviewed in this content area. You may also see questions about the business of massage therapy, including running a successful massage practice, professional liability insurance, taxes and business planning. Check our our main flashcard page to see flashcards in other MBLEx content areas.