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Table 4 Additional TMB components included in more than 10% of TMB training programs

From: Meaning and challenges in the practice of multiple therapeutic massage modalities: a combined methods study

TMB Training Component % of TMB Trainings Including the Component
Trigger point therapy* 38.6
Swedish/spa massage* 35.5
maternal/pregnancy massage 31.4
hydrotherapy* 28.5
chair massage 28.3
sports massage 26.3
manual lymph drainage 23.8
myofascial release 23.7
PNF 22.1
TMJ therapy 20.7
aromatherapy* 11.9
acupressure 11.3
  1. *expected as part of a massage therapy training program, based on a review of massage therapy schools and common competency documents