Teaching Massage-It’s Not Just The Strokes

June 1, 2018 Teaching Massage-It’s Not Just The Strokes For a few years now I have been consulting with clinics and I’ve noticed something really disturbing. Students are being taught how to do massage but not how to be a massage therapist. Recently a...

It’s Time To Prepare For Mother’s Day

April 1, 2018 It’s Time To Prepare For Mother’s Day It comes the same time each year, so how is it that Mother’s Day ‘sneaks up’ on us? Are you ready? Here is what ready looks like: (1) You update your website or Facebook page for your...

30% Can’t Pass The Test. What’s Going On?

March 1, 2018 30% Can’t Pass The Test. What’s Going On? According to the ABMP, 30% of the test takers who attempt the MBLEx fail.I have to ask, Why?Is it duration of the program? Many massage schools have moved to a 6 month program. Is 6 months long enough...

My, My, My What A Large Hippocampus You Have!

February 1, 2018 My, My, My What A Large Hippocampus You Have! Did you know that your hippocampus, the memory center in your brain, is literally able to grow new cells? Recent research confirms the hippocampus regenerates throughout your entire lifetime – even...

What? I Failed?

December 1, 2017 What? I Failed? Oh yes, it’s true. I just failed my test. Not the MBLEx. The Florida Laws and Rules Exam. You see it all started when I set the goal to do massage in Florida for the winter. My goal screeched to a halt when I realized in order to...