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Licensed massage therapists in Mississippi provide needed health services for approximately 3 million residents in the state. Though massage treatment is well known and has been practiced for thousands of years, modern medical research supports its use as an effective therapeutic tool today. Expert training has equipped massage therapists in Mississippi with the knowledge and skills needed to address common concerns state residents may have. These concerns include: 

  • Soft tissue strains
  • Sports injuries
  • Myofascial pain syndrome
  • Stress
  • Headaches
  • Insomnia
  • Muscular tension
  • Anxiety

 At times, the type of issue a client is experiencing may influence the massage technique used by a massage therapist. In Mississippi, massage therapists may use different types of massages—including Swedish massage, deep massage, trigger point massage, or sports massage—to provide relief for specific concerns. Clients may receive massage services at spas, health clubs, clinics, hospitals, or massage salons. There are also massage therapists in Mississippi who are able to provide treatment in the homes of their clients.
 
The professional practice of massage therapy in Mississippi is supervised by the Mississippi State Board of Massage Therapy. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports 180 people worked as massage therapists in Mississippi in 2015.
 
References: 

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Mississippi State Board of Massage Therapy. (n.d.). Licensure. Retrieved from http://www.msbmt.ms.gov/SitePages/Licensure.aspx
  4. United States Census Bureau. (n.d.). Quickfacts: Mississippi. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045216/28