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Avoiding Conflict of Interest

I am a fairly new MT; I started working a little under a year ago part-time at a small spa as an independent contractor, and I really like…

Started by Tracy Rubert

2 Jan 5, 2019
Reply by Relax & Rejuvenate

Upper Trapezius trigger point

Arguably one of the most common trigger points that you will come across as a massage therapist is the upper Trapezius trigger point.  It’s…

Started by Gordon J. Wallis

2 Dec 15, 2018
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis

Room size?

Does anyone know the dementions for the average massage room at massage envy. Not the couples room.

Started by Albert

7 Nov 15, 2018
Reply by Karl Dean

An unhappy client with no feedback

A client today was unsatisfied and she wouldn’t give the manager a reason. Can’t please them all. Maybe it’s bc I am altering my massage a…

Started by Rachel

4 Nov 12, 2018
Reply by Pueppi Texas

Student massage therapist question....How much to charge for outcalls?

I am a massage therapy student with a question on how much to charge for outcall massage sessions. I was thinking 70 for Swedish and 80 for…

Started by Jeremy Murray

7 Nov 7, 2018
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis


I don’t think the ancient Chinese looked at meridians as being invisible vessels with a mysterious energy flowing through them.  I think th…

Started by Gordon J. Wallis

9 Oct 13, 2018
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis

So much potential

With only 2% of the over $3.3 Trillion spent on health care being spent on physical therapy, I know that even less is spent on massage or m…

Started by Gordon J. Wallis

4 Oct 6, 2018
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis

Cranial Work

As recently as a few years ago, I use to think that any type of cranial work was just bull. Pseudoscience, and not real.  However, I don’t…

Started by Gordon J. Wallis

8 Oct 2, 2018
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis


I am starting a travel to in home massage business. Just wondering if I should have my clients sign a waiver of sorts to cover myself or if…

Started by Jennifer Johnson

2 Sep 14, 2018
Reply by Jennifer Johnson

Soft tissue pain

What is soft tissue pain?  They don’t really address that in massage school do they?  I’m an expert in one aspect of soft tissue pain.  Any…

Started by Gordon J. Wallis

1 Aug 21, 2018
Reply by S Brown


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