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Kelly Boyles, LMT
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  • Wind Gap, PA
  • United States
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My anniversary!/warm stone placement
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I now have been working as an MT professionally for eleven years!!  Can it it really be that long?Licensure became a reality here in PA in Jan., 2011.  Interesting ride thus far.  The biggest…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kim Galliher Sep 25, 2012.

 

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Kelly Boyles, LMT left a comment for Rhonda Ann Kelly
"Rhonda, I here you're rejoining us at CHC!!  Cannot wait to see you again!!  Please write back!!  KB"
Feb 13, 2013
Kim Galliher replied to Kelly Boyles, LMT's discussion My anniversary!/warm stone placement
"I've only performed one hot stone since the changes took place when I renewed and the client (she used to be a massage therapist) said it was pretty lousy so I discounted the service which made me not happy.  I don't know what the…"
Sep 25, 2012
Stacey Breslin replied to Kelly Boyles, LMT's discussion My anniversary!/warm stone placement
"I agree with Cindy. I've been doing massage in PA for 8 years now and have always placed a towel on the back with stones on top and then pull the sheet over to hold in the warmth. I do not charge extra for this, it is complimentary to all…"
Sep 24, 2012
Cindy Greenwood replied to Kelly Boyles, LMT's discussion My anniversary!/warm stone placement
"My technique has never involved having clients laying right on top of heated stones. I will do a back layout when they are proned but that was always on top of towels. This is the technique taught by Nature's Stones to me almost 10 years…"
Sep 21, 2012
Gordon J. Wallis replied to Kelly Boyles, LMT's discussion My anniversary!/warm stone placement
"Thats my opinion anyway.. lol  For whatever its worth..  But gosh, those hydroculator hot packs are good.. easy to use..   They are used in a lot of physical therapy clinics and chiropractic offices...at least they use to be.. "
Sep 19, 2012
Gordon J. Wallis replied to Kelly Boyles, LMT's discussion My anniversary!/warm stone placement
"There are much better ways of applying heat to the body... Hydroculators are far superior to rocks, and offer safe, penetrating, and very  long lasting moist heat.  "
Sep 19, 2012
Kelly Boyles, LMT posted a discussion

My anniversary!/warm stone placement

I now have been working as an MT professionally for eleven years!!  Can it it really be that long?Licensure became a reality here in PA in Jan., 2011.  Interesting ride thus far.  The biggest day-to-day change has been the manner in which we do warm stone placement.  We now follow the ABMP guidelines, which require the stones be place over top a draping sheet and a thick bath towel.  We used to ask a client to sit up, lay down a towel, place the stones on either side of the spine, put down a…See More
Sep 19, 2012
Kelly Boyles, LMT replied to Constance A. Michaels's discussion advice? in the group Pennsylvania Massage Therapists
"Hi, Constance.  ABMP has links to the PA board to tell you exactly what the qualifications are for you to gain licensure. If I am correct, you need to prove a certain number of years of working as an MT through tax documents to be…"
Dec 7, 2011
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Nov 20, 2011
Kelly Boyles, LMT left a comment for Rhonda Ann Kelly
"Hello, girlfriend, how are you?  How's little guy (big now!)?  R and I are happily settled in Wind Gap, great dog, greathouse, still w/ CHC, my how things have changed!  R logs 11 yrs. in Jan, my 10th was Sept.!!  Now that…"
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In what year did you enter the profession?
1997
Which modalities do you practice?
Swedish Massage, Reflexology, Reiki, Chair Massage, Shiatsu, Acupressure

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