In 1990, The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) came into law. The ADA is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas open to the general public, including jobs, schools, transportation and public and private places.1
As a massage therapist, there are many things you can do to help ease clients’ pain and improve their mental health.
These are just two of the benefits of engaging in massage therapy according to the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health.
Massage for expecting mothers can be a great way to expand your services with the correct training, certifications and equipment. We understand the importance of client safety and comfort and created a reliable and supportive solution for pregnant massage clients. After extensive research and development with nurse-midwives, massage therapists and engineers, we developed an innovative prenatal and breast recess massage table option that has been available since 2000.
In any type of business, certain trends come and go.
Keeping up with these trends enables service providers to stay on top of what consumers tend to desire most, putting them in the best position possible to give clients what they want and need.
As massage therapists, this involves understanding the hottest and most requested massage techniques of 2018, and here are the top five.
During massage school, if you had a class on chair massage, it was likely a short lesson.
And if so, you probably spent much of that time learning how to set up and take down your chair!
Nevertheless, there is a lot of good that can come from using your massage chair strategically.
Not only can chair massage help you get more clients and expand your skillset, but you can also earn a little extra cash on the side.
via Ryan Hoyme
Things are finally starting to feel a little less chaotic around here now that we have settled into our 2 new locations. That's right, we moved!
At the beginning of May, Pivotal Health Solutions Headquarters in Watertown, SD moved about 1.5 miles down the road to a larger facility. At the beginning of June, our Custom Craftworks plant in Eugene, OR also moved to a larger building!
Color is a communicator.
Color surrounds us every day of our lives. It can be stimulating or calming. In most massage sessions, the client’s eyes are closed, so it may seem that the colors used in a massage office are less important than in other settings. However, the colors used in your office convey an important message.