The World Needs Your Kind Touch

The World Needs Your Kind Touch

The world can be a violent, scary place. And things happen all the time that take us out of our comfort zones, out of our regular routines. We may feel like staying in bed all day, or running away. We may be affected by tragedy thousands of miles away, so much so that...
Cheaper Than Therapy, Cheaper Than Burnout

Cheaper Than Therapy, Cheaper Than Burnout

My craniosacral practitioner has been a lot more relaxed lately. I can tell she’s far more focused when she does her intake with me. She’s truly ready to begin the session. It’s a subtle thing, but I feel even more valued and more… important, I...
The World Needs Your Kind Touch

How to Dismiss a Client in 4 Steps

“Did I tell you I had to fire a client last month?” That’s how my recent coffee date with a fellow massage therapist got started. It’s a situation we all dread, so I asked for details. She told me that he had been a client for over a year. He always booked 90-minute...
5 Things NOT To Say

5 Things NOT To Say

Potential clients are not going to come in because you give a full body massage for 33 dollars. Well. To be honest, some will, but they probably won’t be the kind of client who will really support your practice. What else won’t work… People...