PRACTICUM

Length of Course: 125 hours

Practicum Hours consist of:

  • A minimum of sixty-five hours served as an internship at the Institute’s Clinic, located next to the Institute. Students will join small sub-groups weekly (that may change monthly) and work on both fellow students and clients of the Clinic. Time is spent on massage techniques so that the student will develop his/her own individual method of massage therapy.
  • A maximum of sixty documented work hours on the public completed outside of the Institute’s Clinic.
  • A maximum of sixty hours of the Practicum may be completed outside the Institute, and may be submitted by the student at any time with full documentation of massages given.
  • As per section He-P 905.01 of the massage therapy rules by state of New Hampshire, "125 verifiable documented practical hours" are required for completion of the curriculum.