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Trail Guide to the Body
Musculoskeletal anatomy and palpation made easy.
With 850,000 copies sold worldwide and required by over 90 percent of massage therapy programs, Trail Guide to the Body is the gold standard in musculoskeletal anatomy and palpation education. Every element of the text – from visually rich and detailed anatomical illustrations to interactive, compelling instructions and descriptions – has proven to help instructors deliver musculoskeletal anatomy and palpation lessons with clarity like never before.
A Massage Therapist’s Guide to Pathology
A cornerstone text covering over 500 conditions and diseases.
For 20 years, this acclaimed foundational text has helped prepare therapists for assessing and treating hundreds of musculoskeletal conditions. Already in its 6th edition, the comprehensive A Massage Therapist’s Guide to Pathology contains detailed information on disease etiology, signs, symptoms, and treatments, helping students build the strong clinical reasoning skills required for positively impacting clients’ healing process.
Trail Guide to Movement
An award-winning textbook on the body in motion.
Trail Guide to Movement takes the kinesiology principles found in Trail Guide to the Body even further by deepening students’ understanding of how muscles, bones, fasciae, joints, and other structures come together to produce human movement. It explores biomechanics, key structures for movement, and principles of posture and gait, all with memorable imagery and straightforward descriptions.
Applied Anatomy & Physiology for Manual Therapists
Written specifically for the manual therapy student.
Not many textbooks can make critical anatomy and physiology (A&P) information engaging for massage therapy learners, but Applied Anatomy & Physiology for Manual Therapists pulls it off beautifully. This premier textbook explores everything manual therapy students need to know about A&P – in ways they can easily understand and apply to their hands-on work.