500 Redondo Ave. # 107

Long Beach Calif. 90814

Phone 562 209-5064

Fax 866-593-7781

E-mail: apcares4u@gmail.com

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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 Over 30 Years

1985 - Present Advanced Physiocare Long Beach Ca.


sumbul1a 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.


sumbul1a Part time massage therapy practice.

1985 5/2019 Ciancola Chiropractic Retired Los Angeles Ca.

Independent Contractor

sumbul1a Busy Clinical practice specializing in the treatment of performance artists e.g. Dancers, singers, & actors.






1990 4/2018 McMullen Chiropractic Retired Los Alamitos Ca.

Independent Contractor

sumbul1a 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

sumbul1a Pioneered cross age tutoring program obtaining Federal Funds for intercity youth.

1975 University of Redlands Redlands Ca.

Bachelor of Arts

sumbul1a 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). State Certified Massage Therapist Certificate # 610 Expires 10-22

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.