I Just Passed the National Exam

January 1, 2019 I Just Passed the National Exam Have you taken the test? I took the National Exam the first time in 1993 with a No.2 pencil filling in the circles. I let my certification lapse and -much to my shock and horror- had to take the test again in 2004. Both...

That Nasty Trigger Point. You Know The One

December 1, 2018 That Nasty Trigger Point. You Know The One There’s that trigger point (TrPt) again. You know it well: just inside the shoulder blade and a little up. That cherry sized knot that sits there waiting like a speed bump. You find it every time. ...

This One Is A Bit Raw

November 1, 2018 This One Is A Bit Raw Here’s a true story. It’s not a pretty one, but as I think about where and when I learned some life lessons, I remember some of the tough times.  That day it felt like a punch in the gut.  I closed the door to my...

Someone – On My Staff – Stole It

October 1, 2018 Someone – On My Staff – Stole It     I teach almost every day; but I learn almost every day too. As I brainstormed about lessons worth sharing with you, that I have learned while running a therapeutic massage center, I stumbled...

Have You Ever Had To Fire A Client?

September 1, 2018 Have You Ever Had To Fire A Client? Oh sometimes this is ugly. Firing a client is ugly because it’s never about them. It’s about us. How dare I say firing a client is about you?!? Well my pretties, it’s the truth.The first time I fired a...