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beach - Copyright – Stock Photo / Register Mark Avoiding Wasted Healing: The Cure for Visibility PTSD

By Sharon Desjarlais, CC and Michele McGrew

Jack is a soft-spoken spiritual teacher who helps people heal their hearts through acts of selfless compassion. An author and owner of a metaphysical bookstore, he's interviewed some of the leading healers and teachers of our time. Yet as much as he longs to, there's one big thing stopping him from sharing his own wisdom with a wider audience. "I have a fear of being seen," he says.

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rotator cuff - Copyright – Stock Photo / Register Mark The Forgetten Rotator Cuff Muscle, Part 4

By Ben Benjamin, PhD

With this article on exercise rehabilitation, I will end the series on injuries to the teres minor. Since the teres minor and infraspinatus muscles perform some of the same actions, the first strengthening...

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cupping - Copyright – Stock Photo / Register Mark Taking Care of Yourself so You Can Take Care of Your Clients

By Stacie Nevelus, LMT, CMCE

Most of my therapeutic bodywork, believe it or not, takes place in the shower. With a little soap, water and silicone cups, I can address most issues or simply keep my tissue healthy and prevent future injury....

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body - Copyright – Stock Photo / Register Mark A Look at Compression, Congestion and Dis-Coordination
By Dale G. Alexander, LMT, MA, PhD

I want to proposes that compression, congestion and dis-coordination are the cornerstones of the physiological processes which perpetuate chronic somatic dysfunction. Understanding this triad of dysfunction will allow you to describe the sources of the problems that many of your clients who are struggling...

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massage - Copyright – Stock Photo / Register Mark Challenges in the Treatment Room Can Bring Self Awareness
By Ann Brown, LMT

When I put on my writing hat for Massage Today, I usually feel I should speak about the spa industry, spa management, climbing up the corporate ladder or trying to bridge the gap between massage and spa (a...

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headache - Copyright – Stock Photo / Register Mark Searching for Trigger Points: Tips to Consistently Relieve Pain

By Valerie DeLaune, LAc

How much do you really know about trigger point therapy? Most likely you received 15 to 30 hours of training in trigger points in your massage school, or at least have purchased charts with referral patterns...

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Understanding the Beautiful Choreography of Massage

By Caron Lerner

Given the choice, I would pick my own music when giving a massage. Now, I find myself working at a specific location where I don't have a say in the matter. The music that I work with is very calming, pleasant...

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