3 Situations you might be Sacrificing your Integrity

3 Situations you might be Sacrificing your Integrity

3 Situations you might be Sacrificing your Integrity Last episode I talked with Joyce Gauthier about sexual solicitation, how to prescreen clients and how to diffuse a situation after it has happened. Now that you know how to handle those kinds of situations. . . We...

Do your Clients Respect Massage?

Do your Clients Respect Massage? You’ve probably heard that dirty word “solicitation” thrown around a bit, and while some therapists know that these clients have ill intent. some have trouble weeding out the bad apples from the get go. . . . . . and...
From the Vault: 4 Reasons Why New Therapists Burn Out

From the Vault: 4 Reasons Why New Therapists Burn Out

From the Vault: 4 Reasons Why New Therapists Burn Out This is but one of the reason’s listed on this week’s episode. . . to check out the rest of them, head back to episode 3 of SB Podcast. You’ve graduated and it’s time to go. . . it’s...
From the Vault: Abdominal Bracing

From the Vault: Abdominal Bracing

From the Vault: Abdominal Bracing Download Podcast Audio Abdominal bracing I strongly feel that bracing is one of the key missing elements in massage therapist body mechanics. It is rarely taught in schools or by other professionals. . . which is why it is a huge part...
5 Bad Phyiscal Habits MT’s Develop

5 Bad Phyiscal Habits MT’s Develop

5 Bad Phyiscal Habits MT’s Develop Chances are – if you’ve been a therapist for a while – you’ve had aches and pains in your neck, QL, thumbs, low back or shoulders at some point. The simple answer? There are some bad habits that we all...
The Efficacy of Cupping with Gretchen Popp

The Efficacy of Cupping with Gretchen Popp

The Efficacy of Cupping with Gretchen Popp Do you want to know one of the best forms of manual self care that you can utilize? One that can take wear and tear, and compression off of your wrists in the process?  You guessed it. . . Cupping! In this episode I talk with...
4 Self Care Tips for Brand New Therapists

4 Self Care Tips for Brand New Therapists

4 Self Care Tips for Brand New Therapists So, you’re out of school and ready to tackle the worlds pain!  Nothing is more exciting than the thought of helping clients that are in need of your treatment and better yet, getting paid for it! There are some good...
How To Combat Anterior Shoulder Dominance

How To Combat Anterior Shoulder Dominance

How To Combat Anterior Shoulder Dominance Have you ever had nagging upper back pain from being a therapist?  Perhaps pain in the actual shoulder joint or the rotator cuff.  If you’ve been a therapist for a while, the answer may likely be yes.  You see, a lot of...
5 Things You Can Automate in Your Practice

5 Things You Can Automate in Your Practice

5 Things You Can Automate in Your Practice Why should you automate vs. not automate and do everything yourself? The answer is pretty simple. There are multiple wheels that have to be constantly turning to make the vehicle that is your business shine bright and...
The Injury Healing Mindset Shift

The Injury Healing Mindset Shift

The Injury Healing Mindset Shift So. . . you have a fresh brand new injury and right now the process of healing it seems daunting and you’re not sure how you will get out of it?  Does this sound familiar?  “This damn thing will never heal” “How...