440 Redondo Ave. # 201

Long Beach Calif. 90814

Phone 562 439-3803

Fax 562 439-3492

E-mail: questions@anatomyfacts.com

Certificates: Certificates

Ted Nissen


Experienced multi-skilled professional seeking challenging clinical or teaching position.

Functional summary

Excellent communication, assessment and treatment skills in both Eastern and Western methods.

Employment Total 30 Years

1985 - Present           Advanced Physiocare            Long Beach Ca.


*  Full time successful clinical practice specializing in sports injuries, chronic pain, terminal illness, post rehab resistance training.


1971 - 1985               Ted Nissen                Yucca Valley & L.A. Ca.


*  Part time massage therapy practice.


1985 - Present           Ciancola Chiropractic           Los Angeles Ca.

Independent Contractor

*  Busy Clinical practice specializing in the treatment of performance artists e.g. Dancers, singers, & actors.







1990 - Present           McMullen Chiropractic         Los Alamitos Ca.

Independent Contractor

*    Specializing in sports/work-related injuries utilizing massage, resistance training, and therapeutic exercise.


Massage Schools- Over 1000 Hours

Shiatsu Massage School, Sports Massage Training Institute (SMTI), Massage School of Santa Monica, Institute of Psycho-Structural Balancing, Jin Shin Do Foundation, Touch for Health Foundation, and The Healing Tao Center.

Professional Certification- 10+ Modalities

Shiatsu, Swedish, Lymphatic/Circulatory Massage, Reflexology (Ear, Hand, Foot), Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Orthopedic Sports Massage, Jin Shin Do, Chi Lei Jong (Taoist Abdominal Massage), Structural Integration (Similar to Rolfing), Clinical Massage, Applied Kinesiology, Neurolymphatic reflexes, and ACE Certified Personal Training. Over 1000 Hours.  Community College Counseling Credential (Valid For Life).


1976                           University of Redlands              Redlands Ca.

Masters in Education

*  Pioneered cross age tutoring program obtaining Federal Funds for intercity youth.


1975                           University of Redlands              Redlands Ca.

Bachelor of Arts

*   Majored in Sociology with course work in psychology and music,


Professional Associations


American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB), and American Council on Exercise (ACE).

Self Directed Learning


Conducts outcome research using rating scales and statistical analysis. Cataloging Pictorial Review of reflexes, Muscles, Muscle tests. Developed Computer Programs for Pocket PC for quick notes.