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...
Why Study Massage Therapy?

Why Study Massage Therapy?

Everywhere we go, we are mandated to stay 6 feet away from others. And yet, there are some folks who are choosing to go back to school, in-person, specifically to touch people. I have been spending the summer with some of these unique individuals at an entry-level...
Our Time Has Come—A Call to Action

Our Time Has Come—A Call to Action

If you are pessimistic about the future in general, or the future of massage specifically… this optimistic post will probably annoy you. Nevertheless, read it, it is the truth. Friends, touch deprivation is a real thing. Babies die without touch. And in our current...
Resources for Reopening Your School

Resources for Reopening Your School

***updated below, as of 5-27-2020*** Many of you are in the height of preparations for reopening your schools, to the delight of many of your students. While I cannot make recommendations on whether or not to reopen, if you are planning to open soon, I hope you are...