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Massage Practice Reopening Toolkit

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This blog is intended to be a guide and template for massage therapists and small businesses to reopen their practices. All of these suggestions were taken from iSpa’s Spa Reopening Checklist and adjusted to meet the needs of individual therapists who have their own practice or spas. Please check...
Mindful Touch at Home: Changing Your Family Dynamic During Quarantine and Beyond

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It’s not until we’re without touch that we realize the importance it has on our wellbeing. The need for touch is biological and receiving its benefits can lower your blood pressure, cortisol levels, and can even give you a mood booster.
6 Truths We Know About the Future of Massage Therapy Post COVID

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As bodyworkers, we have the opportunity to shape the narrative. Given the spiked interest and conversation around the need for human touch, the future of this industry is bright. The need for touch is not going away, it has been around for millennia! We will continue to offer services...
5 Things to Look for When Investing in Online Education

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I've been an educator in the distance learning field for over 8 years. Through my time teaching and developing courses, I've seen it evolve from only synchronous classes (the instructor and students meet at the same time virtually), to hybrid, and then to fully asynchronous (no virtual meetings required)....