What Do You Know About Sexual Assault Prevention?

What Do You Know About Sexual Assault Prevention?

Do you consider sexual assault prevention when writing your policies and procedures? Sadly, there is real need for attention to this topic in our massage and bodywork communities. Luckily, Dr. Ben Benjamin has put together a free guide for business establishments, the...
Massage Schools Make Us Happy

Massage Schools Make Us Happy

Last week I attended a virtual planning meeting for the upcoming Global Massage Makes Me Happy Day on March 20th. It was a gathering of School Administrators, Owners, and Instructors that the Massage Makes Me Happy committee is calling their “School Ambassadors.” This...
Community Outreach Without Touching

Community Outreach Without Touching

Well, we are finally number one in something over here in Arizona. I just wish it wasn’t the deadly pandemic! Johns Hopkins University data is showing us as having the highest 7-day average of COVID-19 infections (per capita) in the world right now. Ugh. So, as stress...
Thanksgiving Gratitude

Thanksgiving Gratitude

What an interesting and unprecedented time. And never before have I been so grateful to be part of the massage community. With so many people suffering—financially, physically, mentally, emotionally—it is imperative that we focus on kindness and compassion. In the...