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List three things that help you cope with challenging days in your massage & bodywork practice. GO!
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What are your three?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Therese Schwartz Jun 2.

How do you stay inspired?
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QUESTION: What keeps you inspired every day? When you're having a bad day, what about the massage & bodywork profession do you love that keeps you going?Post your answers in the comments below,…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Therese Schwartz Jun 2.

Give us your elevator speech! How do you convince someone to book a session?
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We want to hear how YOU convince someone you just met that they should book a massage or bodywork session, all in less than a minute.Post your best elevator speech below, and it might be featured in…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gordon J. Wallis Apr 14.

 

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Therese Schwartz replied to Abram Herman's discussion How do you stay inspired?
"It can be really difficult to be inspired continuously!  Some days I'm inspired by the positive changes I facilitate in my clients.  Some days I'm inspired by learning something new (actually, that happens almost every day!).…"
Jun 2
Therese Schwartz replied to Abram Herman's discussion List three things that help you cope with challenging days in your massage & bodywork practice. GO!
"1. Yoga. 2. Small, healthy meals and snacks. 3. A game on the computer called Entanglement in between sessions - it helps clear my mind and focus me on something completely unrelated to massage/bodywork."
Jun 2
Jody C. Hutchinson replied to Abram Herman's discussion List three things that help you cope with challenging days in your massage & bodywork practice. GO!
"1. Meditate for 15 minutes after work is over. 2. Accupuncture 3-4 times per month. 3. Sleep. My 3 things JH"
May 30
Gordon J. Wallis replied to Abram Herman's discussion How do you stay inspired?
"Well first of all.  I don't need this printed in any magazine.  But for me.  When I'm down.  When Im tired and I don't want to go to work.  Maybe  my hand hurts.  Or I have no clients that day. Or my…"
May 29
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Kay Warren replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"I've seen more than the usual number of cases this year where hypertonic hamstrings have created all sorts of lumbar problems, most notably pain @ the SI joint, in people who lean over counters.  Had a couple of people with weak annular…"
May 20
Gordon J. Wallis replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"Uhm,  I work in a spa.  Most people that I work on tell me they need stress relief,  and that they hold their stress between their neck and shoulders.. Thats prety much everybody.  But people with more serious  complaints…"
May 16
Ana Moana replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"neck pain and lower back pain definitely. this happens mostly to clients who work most of the day at the office, in their seats in front of the PC. it tends to become an issue for many unfortunately."
May 16
Gordon J. Wallis replied to Abram Herman's discussion Give us your elevator speech! How do you convince someone to book a session?
"I've been doing massage for thirty years now.. And what I have found that works really good, and I only discovered this withing the last two years, are testimonials.  I don't need to talk very much.. For instance.. If i see someone in…"
Apr 14
Neal Lyons replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"We just did a recent survey on this with the following results: Therapists say the following are the most common: shoulder, neck, lower back and rotator cuffs. They further classify these in two categories, those who work…"
Apr 9
Rachel Beider replied to Abram Herman's discussion Give us your elevator speech! How do you convince someone to book a session?
"My introductory speech is often directed at an individual when I notice that they are doing the typical "shoulder pain squeeze" in public: rubbing their upper traps, or trying to stretch their neck. If you see someone already in pain,…"
Apr 7
Rachel Beider replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"This year I've seen a lot of office-related injuries, ranging from carpal tunnel syndrome, to lateral epicondylitis and extensor pain due to mousing around on the computer and typing with a keyboard. Clients seem to be experiencing a lot of…"
Apr 7
Brian Vaughan replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"The bulk of mine are Interscapular, shoulders and neck. Not only office workers but tradies too. They are amazed at how tight their shoulders are especially working TrPs and the lack of pressure required for a hit. But as Therese stated it is always…"
Apr 6
Therese Schwartz replied to Abram Herman's discussion Give us your elevator speech! How do you convince someone to book a session?
"This may sound strange, but I actually don't try to convince people to book.  I tell them what I do and give them a few examples of people I've been able to make a big difference to.  It's my philosophy that I can't…"
Apr 3
Therese Schwartz replied to Abram Herman's discussion What conditions have you seen most this year in your clients?
"The ones I see the most I can categorize as lower back/hip/sciatica (those are very prevalent!), and neck/headache issues.  It's amazing how many people have had significant trauma (car accidents for example) and do the best they can to…"
Apr 3
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Hello, and welcome to Massage and Bodywork Professionals! I'm Abram, and I'm the Social Media Coordinator for Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP).

I manage our online communities on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and of course here on massageprofessionals.com.

For more info about ABMP and how we can help you to create a successful practice, please visit us at www.abmp.com, or call one of our friendly Membership Coordinators at 800-458-2267 (and if you'd like to reach me personally, my extension is 635).

I look forwarding to connecting with you! Please feel free to get in touch with me if I can ever be of assistance: abram@abmp.com

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At 10:40am on April 16, 2013, Therese Schwartz said…

Hey Abram,

Sorry to take so long to get to this.  It's been nuts around here!

Thanks for the friend request!

Therese

At 2:48pm on May 18, 2012, Therese Schwartz said…

That's great - thanks!  She'll be happy!

At 1:18pm on May 18, 2012, Therese Schwartz said…

Hi Abram,  I was really excited to see my comments about masseuse/masseur printed in M&BW!  I am curious - do you know what the circulation numbers are?  I'm going to send a copy of the article to my grandma and I'd love to be able to tell her how many people get the magazine!  Thanks!

At 3:30pm on April 3, 2012, Taffie Lewis said…

Welcome Abram!  Any advice on getting conversation going with this group would be great! 

At 1:03pm on January 6, 2012, Jennifer Schacher LMT said…

Thanks!  Glad I found it!

At 12:22pm on August 16, 2011, Lisa Gillispie said…
Thanks Abram - glad to be here!
 
 
 

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