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Student Practicum Clinic closed due to COVID-19

Student Practicum Clinic
EC 2120, Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning Campus Map   Parking Map

Due to the spread of COVID-19, our Student Practicum Clinic is closed until further notice. We have contacted clients to cancel existing appointments and are not booking new appointments until further notice. We thank you for your support of our student-run clinic and look forward to seeing you when we re-open.

Whether you need a relaxation massage or have a condition that requires a therapeutic treatment, our students are trained to the highest standards nationally and can meet your needs. This is a student-run clinic and a supervised learning environment. Fees collected in the clinic support our student scholarships. For more details on the different clinics we offer, see below. 

Book an Appointment* 
Rates (cash or cheque)
We are not accepting bookings at this time.One-hour massage treatments are $30
MRU students, staff, faculty, and alumni get $10 off when you present your OneCard.

Candidates for Case Study Project
The case study course is designed to provide an opportunity for students in the diploma program to understand the effect massage therapy may have on symptoms from various conditions or pathologies. There is no cost to participate and compensation is not provided.

To be considered for 2021, add your name to the email distribution list to be contacted in November 2020.
Clinic Details

Students in Clinical Practicum I have completed their first semester and are performing 1-hour relaxation massages.
Schedule: Afternoons - November, December, March and April
Students in Clinical Practicum II are in their second semester and are learning advanced massage techniques. They are providing 1-hour relaxation massages.
Schedule: Evenings - January, February, May and June
Clinical Practicum III students have completed over 600 hours of massage training and are learning treatments for common conditions and pathologies. Students are providing 1-hour therapeutic massages (includes a 15 minute assessment of the client).
Schedule: Evenings - March, April, May, June, July and August
Clinical Practicum IV students are in the second year of the diploma and are learning treatments for advanced conditions and pathologies. Students are providing 1-hour therapeutic massages (includes a 15 minute assessment of the client).
Schedule: Evenings - October, November and December
Students in the second year of the Massage Therapy Diploma provide free massage treatments for clients who have doctor diagnosed specific conditions and are able to commit to a weekly treatment for an 18-week period. Treatments take place onsite in our student practicum clinic EC2120.
Schedule: Mornings,  January-May

*18 years or older

 **Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy
The personal information that you provide to Mount Royal University is collected under the authority of the Post-Secondary Learning Act and the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act – Section 33(c). The information will be used for the purpose of the clinical practicum clinics.

Collected personal information is protected from unauthorized access, collection, use, and disclosure in accordance with the FOIP Act and can be reviewed upon request subject to the provisions under the Act. Questions regarding the collection of personal information can be directed to: Information Management & Privacy Office, Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary, Alberta, T3E 6K6 (403.440.7288).