Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

MBLEx History

SFSM MBLEx History of Your Profession

QuestionAnswer
When and where do many people believe massage in American started? 1970s in California
As an occupation, when does massage therapy date back to? 1700s
What were massage therapists called in the 1700s? rubbers
What sex were typically medical rubbers? female
When did medical gymnasts surface in America? 1850s
Who developed a system of movement and manipulation to promote health, prevent disease, and treat illness and injuries? Pehr Henrich Ling
When did the titles masseuse and masseur become common? 1880s
Who outlined the categories of massage techniques? Johann Mezger
What was the first state to regulate massage as a "limited branch of medicine"? Ohio
Who became the first licenses masseuse in North America in 1916? Agnes Bridget Forbes
What was thought to be a divine healing force transmitted to an ailing patient through touch and motion? magnetism
Who would either pass their hands over the body without contact, or in some cases use light touch and stroking to stimulate vital energy? magnetic healers
When were water treatments put on a more scientific bases and referred to as hydrotherapy? late 1800s
What condition involved forced bed rest, liberal feeding and elimination of all stimulation though to agitate the patient mentally? rest cure
When did the popularity of general massage increase? early 1900s
When did the AAMM issue a policy statement asserting the right of masseuses and masseurs to practice independently from organized medicine? 1954
When did the term massage therapist become popular? 1960s
How many states have massage licensing laws today? 45
Created by: jrpotter