Find a Massage in Maine
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You can find massage therapists listed in these Maine cities:
The professional practice of massage therapy in Maine is regulated by Massage Therapy Licensure. As a state-approved body, Massage Therapy Licensure ensures all massage-related businesses and massage therapists in Maine are properly trained and licensed before offering services to the public. This strict approach was adopted to safeguard public health and welfare, and protect residents from unauthorized or incompetent practitioners.
Massage therapy may be used as a primary or complementary therapeutic technique in the treatment of a variety of physical and mental health issues. Residents experiencing concerns such as insomnia, anxiety, digestive issues, soft tissue strains, stress, headaches, or sports injuries may benefit from seeing a licensed massage therapist in Maine. Massage therapy is becoming increasingly popular as a treatment modality in the United States due to its effective, medication-free, noninvasive approach.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, approximately 280 men and women are employed as licensed massage therapists in Maine. They serve a population of 1.3 million people and earn an average yearly salary of $39,420.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics. (2016). Occupational employment and wages, may 2015: 31-9011 massage therapists. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes319011.htm
- Massage Therapy Licensure. (2017). Retrieved from http://www.maine.gov/pfr/professionallicensing/professions/massage/index.html
- Mayo Clinic. (2015). Massage: Get in touch with its many benefits. Retrieved from http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/stress-management/in-depth/massage/art-20045743
- United States Census Bureau. (n.d.). Quickfacts: Maine. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045216/23