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Should you combine massage with stretch and/or yoga?

Energetic Yomassage, Massage Business, Massage Research, Mental Health, Mindful Touch, Mindfulness, Self-Care, Touch Deprivation, Yomassage

For some time in the United States, the movement and massage worlds have been divided and exclusive of one another, even though there is so much overlap in terms of what we study and our end goal of helping our clients feel better. 
Trauma-Informed Bodywork Scope of Practice for Massage Therapists

Energetic Yomassage, Massage Business, Massage Research, Mental Health, Mindful Touch, Mindfulness, Self-Care, Touch Deprivation, Yomassage

Massage therapists are called to their profession because they care about people and want to help them heal, feel their best emotionally and physically, and be free from pain. Because of this desire to help, many Massage Therapists are interested in providing Trauma-Informed Bodywork, but are worried about scope...
Why is Yomassage the best option for massage during COVID?

Energetic Yomassage, Massage Business, Massage Research, Mental Health, Mindful Touch, Mindfulness, Self-Care, Touch Deprivation, Yomassage

Because the topic of touch deprivation has finally taken center stage, many people who have never experienced massage therapy are interested in learning more, but may still be reluctant to take the plunge because they don’t feel comfortable taking their clothes off, alone, in a dark room, with a...
Top 4 Considerations for Massage with COVID-19 Survivors

Energetic Yomassage, Massage Business, Massage Research, Mental Health, Mindful Touch, Mindfulness, Self-Care, Touch Deprivation, Yomassage

The conversation around COVID-19 and massage has largely been about how to safely reopen our practice to limit exposure for ourselves and our clients. As we are now several months into the pandemic, the conversation is beginning to shift to how we can and should be treating COVID-19 survivors....