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Language barriers

So aside from having my own private business, I also work at a resort where we see a large variety of clients. To many of them, English is…

Started by Stacey Breslin

5 Apr 19
Reply by Neal Lyons

I need some help with a client:

I have a client who had a stroke over the summer, she has been cleared to have massage by her doctor as the stroke was from estrogen.  Anyh…

Started by Ashley Mason

3 Oct 11, 2013
Reply by P. Warring

Deep Tissue Causes Toe Itch?

I have a client who experienced intense itching in her toe when I was stripping her ITB and quads. It was immediate cause and effect: strip…

Started by Patrick Smith

0 Aug 7, 2013

Hot Flashes?

I've got a couple of women going through menopause that keep getting hot flashes during massage. Almost as if the massage is triggering the…

Started by Amanda Barp

7 Jun 6, 2013
Reply by Therese Schwartz

How to treat acute pain / Quadratus Lumborum best

I'm relative new in this forum and find at quite interesting. I've worked as a massage therapist for 1.5 years. My favorite style is trigge…

Started by Barbara Gropl

12 May 15, 2013
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis

Seeking advice on over treatment

I have a new client who receives deep tissue, NST, and ashiatsu massage 5 nights each week, by 5 different therapists (who specialize in DT…

Started by Sarah Witte

11 Feb 25, 2013
Reply by Jane Quinn

Client seeing multiple massage therapists

I was asked to do Swedish massage on a client who is being treated by another therapist using deep compression and deep tissue for a frozen…

Started by Sheryl Matters

8 Feb 24, 2013
Reply by Sheryl Matters

Rib Cap

Has anyone heard of a rib cap?  Client of mine came in for a session and had inflammation around intercostal on right side on the bottom of…

Started by Pamela M. King

0 Feb 22, 2013

An "Unknowm Force"

    I like to think of myself as a somewhat knowlegable massage therapist. I have for the past 4 years worked on a friend of the family for…

Started by kristi marco

7 Oct 28, 2012
Reply by kristi marco

Client with Migraines

I have a client coming tomorrow morning who has been experiencing migraine/tension headaches for the past two days. Other than just frictio…

Started by Brooke Buffington

11 Aug 8, 2012
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis

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