A New-Year Planning Activity

A New-Year Planning Activity

I always feel so starry-eyed this time of year, like everything is possible. My mind is a flood of ideas, each screaming to get my best attention. I think, “oh, I can do that, and I can do that, oh and that’s a great idea too!” And you know where this trip is going…...
Work Backwards: 12 Steps for Planning Ahead

Work Backwards: 12 Steps for Planning Ahead

I spent Saturday with 8 yoga-instructor-slash-massage-therapists who had these amazing, innovative, touching ideas to honor the Moms in their care. And no one was writing the ideas down. No one was saving these universe-comforting ideas. No one was planning. I wanted...
Continuing Your Treatment Planning Education

Continuing Your Treatment Planning Education

How did you learn treatment planning? Last week’s session in our SMA Teacher Webinar Series was a discussion on How to Teach Treatment Planning, with veteran educator and practitioner Julie Goodwin. As she shared the elements of treatment planning and how to fully...
A New Online Tool for Treatment Planning

A New Online Tool for Treatment Planning

I recently sat down with author (and good friend), Julie Goodwin, to find out about her newest project, TxPlanner.org: Mobile Pathology for Bodyworkers. What I thought was a simple app idea turned out to be much more. Background When Julie started this project, it was...
Market Your Practice with Public Speaking

Market Your Practice with Public Speaking

Despite being nearly universally feared, public speaking is one of the easiest, most effective, and most natural ways of marketing holistic health care. If you can get over the fear, developing your public speaking skills is one of the best ways to grow your business....

Summer Motivation

Resources for Educators Textbooks Textbook Ancillaries Teaching Tools Teacher’s Aide Newsletter Webinars Teaching Tip From the Teacher’s Aide Newsletter 2004 Summer Summer Motivation Tips Make your students feel welcome by putting a daily message on the...

Prepare Your Students for the Real World

Resources for Educators Textbooks Textbook Ancillaries Teaching Tools Teacher’s Aide Newsletter Virtual In-Services Webinars Teaching Tip From the Teacher’s Aide Newsletter 2015 July Prepare Your Students for the Real World While we have focused lately on...

End of Class is Just as Important as the Beginning

Resources for Educators Textbooks Textbook Ancillaries Teaching Tools Teacher’s Aide Newsletter Virtual In-Services Webinars Teaching Tip From the Teacher’s Aide Newsletter 2017 July The End of Class is Just as Important as the Beginning Usually, we are...

Improving Critical Thinking Skills

Resources for Educators Textbooks Textbook Ancillaries Teaching Tools Teacher’s Aide Newsletter Webinars Teaching Tip From the Teacher’s Aide Newsletter 2018 June Improving Critical Thinking Skills Critical thinking skills are critical for wellness...
Student Resources

Student Resources

Student Resources Congratulations on embarking on a new career! Employers, educators, and successful practitioners agree: “Professionalism and business skills are the determining factors in practitioners’ success—not simply their hands-on skills.” Our mission...