Hydrotherapy, or water healing can be performed before or after a therapeutic or relaxation massage. Massage & Hydrotherapy complement each other and combining modalities enhances the overall effects and benefits of treatment. Having an hydrotherapy treatment prior to a massage provides the opportunity for deeper massage therapy.
The hydrotherapy component of Clinic is designed to allow students to use the skills they’ve acquired in their hydrotherapy course and apply those skills to patients of the Clinic. Strict protocol is necessary to ensure the safety of all patients. At any time, the Supervisor may be called upon to oversee and guide a student through a hydrotherapy treatment.
All students are required to know and understand the contraindications and negative reaction symptoms and signs to Hydrotherapy treatments.