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No Show Fees, Obtaining credit card info prior to appt. . .

What are your thoughts on requiring clients to store a credit/debit card on file when scheduling an appointment? We have no shows quite oft…

Started by Monica Caporale LMT

3 Aug 12
Reply by Allyssa Weiss

What personality traits make a successful massage therapist? You can help us answer.

Many therapists do not experience the measure of success they would like to experience, financially or otherwise (at least in Quebec). We w…

Started by Mark from AQTN

0 Jul 25

Franchise industry

Hello, I am currently starting a book on my experience working in one of the popular franchises. I was wondering in addition to the inform…

Started by Angelina Rose

4 Jul 25
Reply by Mark from AQTN

Massage Therapy

What two words or Key ideas come to mind when you think "massage therapy"?

Started by Bencharat Morarit

9 Jul 20
Reply by Brain Ward

Hot Towels/Cabs

I have been using a hot cabinet for quite a while now. My towels do not sell good. I soak them in water & a few drops of essential oils…

Started by Michelle Narhi

3 Jul 13
Reply by Per Andersson


I had a client contact me with the following info (pasted below) about Edema in her ankles. I have basic MLD training from my core massage…

Started by Coby Dulitzki

10 Jun 18
Reply by Cath Cox

Swedish Massage in other countries than Sweden?

Im from Sweden and my massage education is based on swedish massage. My diploma even says "Swedish Massage Therapist" Im interested to hear…

Started by Markus Andersson

0 Jun 14

Mature Scar Tissue

I am surprised by the lack of information on scar tissue on the internet, regardless I was hoping some massage professionals could provide…

Started by Scartissue

1 Jun 9
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis

Expired registration

Does anyone know if it is possible to renew an expired registration in NY? I let mine expire years ago when I moved out of New York. I have…

Started by Georgia Hampton

0 May 26

Knot on each of client's erector spinae muscles

An ABMP member recently spoke of a client he has with a huge knot on each of his erector spinae muscles. What's your approach to working th…

Started by Tara Doyle

24 May 1
Reply by Gordon J. Wallis


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