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Code of ethics

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A set of guiding moral principles that governs a person’s choice of action

2
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Boundaries

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Are personal comfort zones that help a person to maintain a sense of comfort and safety. They can be professional, personal, physical, emotional, intellectual, and sexual

3
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Professional boundaries

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Location
Interpersonal space
Appearance 
Self disclosure
Language 
Touch
Time
Money
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Therapeutic relationship

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Is a practitioner / client relationship that is client centered, in which all activities benefit and enhance the client’s well being and maintain or promote individual welfare

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Transference

Countertransference

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Happens when a client personalizes, either negatively or positively, a therapeutic relationship by unconsciously projecting characteristics of someone from a former relationship onto a therapist or practitioner

Vise versa

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Dual relationship

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Is any situation that combines the therapeutic relationship with a secondary relationship that extends beyond the massage practitioner/client relationship

Friends, family, work associate, barter, ect.

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Supervision

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In a situation of transference, countertransference, or dual relationship and seeks help to handle the situation at hand.

Meeting with a professional or peer group

8
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Personal hygiene

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Shower and body odor

Teeth

Nails

No perfume, gum, smoke

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Communication skills (9)

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Tact
Cheerfulness
Patience
Honesty
Intuition
Sense of humor
Maturity
Self esteem
Self motivation
10
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Scope of practice

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Defines the rights and activities legally acceptable according to the licenses of a particular occupation or profession