Tag Archives: Massage

HOW A REMEDIAL MASSAGE CAN HELP YOU TO QUICKLY OVERCOME DISCOMFORT AFTER EXERCISE

When the term “remedial massage” is used, it is natural to respond with “what is that?” It is a form of massage otherwise referred to as a sports massage. Remedial massage therapy is typically used to relieve a range of ailments or injuries and is performed by a qualified, professional practitioner. It is a form… Read More »

OSTEO MASSAGE – COMBINING OSTEOPATHIC KNOWLEDGE AND REMEDIAL MASSAGE

Osteopathic massage is a form of holistic massage. It encompasses the principles of both osteopathy and remedial massage. Osteo massage is a “whole body” massage involving a variety of stretching exercises and osteopathic practices. The objective is to achieve healthy joint positioning that will promote overall wellbeing. More… The osteo massage usually occurs in an… Read More »

At-Home Massage for the Aging

— Imagine your parents are getting up in age (over 65) and are having health problems such as poor circulation, low energy, decreased range of motion, constipation and even problems with the mind such as depression and a lack of clarity. Some of these things can be treated with medicines but as we get older… Read More »

Choosing a Massage School: A How-to Guide Posted By : Laurie Craig

Choosing the right massage school is an important consideration on your path to becoming a massage therapist. Throughout your massage therapy program, you will be taught a variety of massage therapy techniques, ranging from Swedish, deep tissue, orthopedic, cross fiber, and neuromuscular. You will also be introduced to other elements of massage therapy that will… Read More »

Georgia Massage Therapy Continuing Education Requirements Posted By : Laurie Craig

The perks of continuing education are multifold; not only do they encourage licensed professionals to be more mindful of changes and happenings within their industry, they also ensure that these professionals remain up-to-date on key knowledge and facts. Moreover, most professional organizations require such ongoing learning to occur throughout the year. The field of massage… Read More »