Why Table Height and Bodyweight Doesn’t Matter without Strength

Why Table Height and Bodyweight Doesn’t Matter without Strength

Why Table Height and Bodyweight Doesn’t Matter without Strength Many therapists believe that table height and bodyweight is the only thing that you need to have good body mechanics and to save your body. . . This should be utilized because it is a good approach,...
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...