Find a Massage in North Dakota
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Massage therapists in North Dakota operate under the purview of the North Dakota Board of Massage. Massage therapy refers to the practice of handling, kneading, stroking, or vibrating the structure of the body for the purpose of reducing stress and improving muscle tone, relaxation, and circulation. Licensed massage therapists in North Dakota are trained to assist clients with a wide range of issues such as persistent headaches, stress, sleep issues, anxiety, muscular tension, temporomandibular joint pain, fibromyalgia, sports injuries, and soft tissue strains. The objective of the North Dakota Board of Massage is to safeguard public welfare, and protect the 757,000 state residents from unlicensed or unqualified practitioners.
Massage therapy is offered in a variety of settings. Massage therapists in North Dakota may offer their services in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, health spas, salons, spas, or even private homes. The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates 110 people were employed as massage therapists in North Dakota in 2015. The industry’s location quotient of 0.38 suggests the occupation is less prevalent in the state of North Dakota than the national average.
- 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
- 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
- North Dakota Board of Massage. (n.d.). Licensing. Retrieved from http://www.ndboardofmassage.com/becomelicensed/
- United States Census Bureau. (n.d.). Quickfacts: North Dakota. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045216/38