Consent for Therapy and Waiver of Liability
By completing and submitting the New Customer Intake Form, you the customer (now called "Client") agree to the terms and conditions of the Consent for Therapy and Waiver of Liability.
The (“Client”) hereby freely consents to receipt of services from Massage Wellbeing:
Client agrees as follows:
The client understands that Massage Wellbeing does not diagnose disease, illness, or prescribe any treatment or drugs, nor do they provide spinal manipulation. I understand that draping will be used at all times and that breast massage will not be administered on female clients. I understand that if I become uncomfortable for any reason that I may ask the Therapist to end the massage session, and they will end the session. I understand that the massage Therapist may end the session for any inappropriate behavior. I have stated all of the conditions that I am aware of, and this information is true and accurate. I will inform the health care provider of any changes in my status.
Client understands and agrees that they will provide Massage Wellbeing with complete and accurate health information and a written referral from Client’s primary healthcare provider if Client is currently receiving care or has a specific medical condition or symptoms for which Client takes medication or receives periodic evaluations or treatment. Client understands that massage or oxygen therapy is designed to be an ancillary health aid and is not suitable for primary medical treatment for any condition.
- Client and Therapist have discussed the potential benefits and possible side effects of massage therapy and have agreed upon a course of focused attention and manually therapy for the predetermined goals of stress reduction, relief of muscular discomfort, and/or promotion of general health. Client has been given an opportunity to ask questions of the Therapist and has received all requested information.
- Client understands that the unclothed body will be draped at all times for warmth, sense of security, and as a mark of massage therapy professionalism. Client agrees to immediately inform the Therapist of any unusual sensation or discomfort so that the application of pressure may be adjusted to Client’s level of comfort. Client understands that massage therapy is not sexual in any manner and that any illicit or suggestive remarks or behavior on the client’s part, will result in an immediate termination of the therapy session. Client understands that payment will be expected in full; regardless if the massage is completed or not.
- Client hereby assumes fully responsibility for receipt of the massage therapy, and releases and discharges Therapist from any and all claims, liabilities, damages, actions, or causes of action arising from the therapy received here-under, including, without limitation, any damages arising from acts of active or passive negligence on the part of the Therapist, to the fullest extent allowed by law.
- Client, in agreeing this consent for Therapy and Waiver of Liability (“Consent”), understands and agrees that this Consent will apply to and govern the current and all future therapy sessions performed by Therapist.