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Basic Back Massage Therapy Techniques

Basic Back Massage Therapy Techniques

The most common part of the body that we associate with massage would be the back and shoulders.  In this video you will learn the fundamentals of back massage.  

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Note Taking in Massage School

Note Taking in Massage School

How to Take Notes In Massage School At the core of most lecture or observation based classwork is the material.  For me, this includes how the material is presented, but also, and perhaps more importantly, how I incorporate that material into notes for study and review at a later time. There are note taking strategies […]

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Communication In Massage Therapy

Communication In Massage Therapy

Learn How to Communicate Massage Students Did you ever have a massage and spend way too much time wondering if it was all “normal?”  Since beginning my journey as a student, I’ve been asked a lot of things….like: How much clothing is normal to take off? How do I tell the therapist that there is […]

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Why Does Massage School Cost So Much

Why Does Massage School Cost So Much

Why Does Massage School Cost So Much? It’s no secret that massage school is an expensive undertaking. As is the case with any higher education path, the decision to become a massage therapist comes with a tuition price tag that ranges anywhere from a few thousand dollars to tens of thousands of dollars. And while […]

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Getting Ready for a Massage Therapy Career in High School

Getting Ready for a Massage Therapy Career in High School

Is Massage School In Your Future As the final year of high school draws near, more and more students are looking to their future. From college and technical training to traveling the world or getting a job, there is no one path that’s right for everyone. But if you’re interested in a short post-secondary education […]

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Shadow a Massage Therapist Before You Go to School

Shadow a Massage Therapist Before You Go to School

Should I Shadow a Massage Therapist Before I Go to School? Because massage school requires such a large time and money investment, it’s a good idea to be very sure that a massage career is what you want before you fill out the admissions applications. While it’s impossible to know for sure whether or not […]

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How to Get Ready for Massage School

How to Get Ready for Massage School

In the months leading up to massage school, you’ll most likely be in a flurry of preparation. It doesn’t matter if you’re getting ready to attend massage school in another city or if you’re adjusting your schedule for evening classes—the commitment you’re about to take is one that can change your life for the better. […]

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How to Comparison Shop for a Massage School

How to Comparison Shop for a Massage School

When you’re getting ready to attend massage school, it’s a good idea to approach your decision making process the same way you would any major purchase. Because you’ll be spending a few years of your life and a considerable amount of money at your chosen massage school, you want to know that you’ve made a […]

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Massage Training in Oregon: Go Green

Massage Training in Oregon: Go Green

Oregon massage schools are a great way to get the education you want in a setting that embraces all the facets of holistic medicine. Offering a variety of big-name schools as well as private training clinics, the state of Oregon has variety and choice when it comes to a massage education. And because this state […]

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Massage Therapy Internships

Massage Therapy Internships

Almost every massage school course list includes an internship or externship program. By definition, these programs provide the hands-on practical experience required by every state in order to complete your massage education and sit for the national massage exam. The internship reinforces what you’ve learned from your textbooks and in class, and gives you a […]

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