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Karl Dean
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  • Exeter, NH
  • United States

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Karl Dean replied to Jeff Sims's discussion trend? -- working with a mask in the group Massage in a Chiropractic Setting
"I agree about staying home when your sick.  If you are that bad off that you need to wear a mask, you shouldn't be working.  I mean really, would you want someone sick enough to wear a mask working on you?"
Karl Dean replied to Dayna Davis's discussion Room set up suggestions for a newbie in the group Massage in a Chiropractic Setting
"I work out of a chiropractors office as well.  I have only been here for 8 months now.  I haven't done many table massages, although I have the basics required for them.  I have been doing mostly chair massages for his…"
Karl Dean replied to Gordon J. Wallis's discussion Licensure / my opinion
"Sorry about that..  there was one thread I read, the first one on this site actually.  It gave me an impression of about to turn into a flame war, if not already in one.  that thought about being a flame war was a total turn off for…"
Karl Dean replied to David Graves NMT's discussion online fillable intake forms in the group Chair Massage
"I am using a system that offers online forms that can be customized.  There is a free version if  you are an AMBP member. It's called massage book.  As an AMBP member I am only paying $12.00 a month, or there about for it. …"
Aug 8
Karl Dean joined Ivy Hultquist's group

Massage in a Chiropractic Setting

It is no secret that massage and chiropractic make a dynamic combination. This group is for massage professionals who work in a chiropractic clinic, work on a referral basis with chiropractors, or looking to work in this environment.See More
Aug 8
Karl Dean joined Ariana Vincent, LMT, MTI, BCTMB's group

Chair Massage

The purpose of this group is to network and communicate about chair massage.
Aug 8
Karl Dean replied to Jasmine Tao's discussion Have You Ever Used Electric Massager? What's the Difference With the Massage Therapist?
"I would think it really depends upon what  your looking to accomplish.  Any properly used tool can make the massage therapists job easier.  However there are some things a physical human can do that no machine can…"
Aug 8
Karl Dean replied to Albert's discussion Room size?
"that sounds about right if your looking for the reasonably smallest room you can have.  It really depends on what your going to use the room for.  You might think about having some small rooms, and a few a little bigger.  That will…"
Aug 8
Karl Dean replied to Albert's discussion Room size?
"How much stuff are you going to keep in your room besides your table?  You need enough room to walk around your table. If your table is 3 by 7 you will need at least an extra 3 feet on either side just to walk around.  That means you need…"
Aug 8
Karl Dean replied to Mochelle Sanders's discussion Massage Therapist in a Medical setting
"I haven't actually looked into the Medical Massage Certificate to much .  I just know that it exists.  Not what any additional benefits might be from earning one.  I would think a PT's needs would be different from…"
Aug 4
Karl Dean replied to Donna C. Agrinsonis, LMT's discussion Introduce yourself here.... in the group Relaxation Massage Practitioners
"Hi, I'm Karl.  I have had my NH license now for 3 years.  I suppose you could say my massage career started decades ago when I was back in college.  One class I was in had to do demonstrations.  There are only two that I…"
Aug 3
Karl Dean replied to Jeremy Murray's discussion Clincal vs relaxation, difference at end of each massage?
"Congrats on getting your license."
Aug 3
Karl Dean replied to Jeremy Murray's discussion Received ripped massage table.
"Many companies won't accept returned merchandise if they aren't informed of it first.  Many pieces of furniture are easily fixed if you have some idea of what your doing.  They may require you to send it back or they may send you…"
Aug 3
Karl Dean replied to Mintaka Gazer's discussion Massage Therapist Clients Talking TOO MUCH!
"I had one instructor in massage class mention something about that.  She said something to the effect of telling them to breath deeply, then give an extra hard push somewhere to feel a little bit of pain. Many people how ever can't relax…"
Aug 3
Karl Dean replied to Gordon J. Wallis's discussion A typical experience
"I have suffered a similar problem myself decades ago.  In fact I am lucky to be walking, never mind in this profession.  the way I fixed the problem was to spend 1 - 2 hours stretching every day.  I did anywhere from 1 to 2 dozen…"
Aug 3
Karl Dean replied to Mochelle Sanders's discussion Massage Therapist in a Medical setting
"If I remember correctly there is a separate medical massage certificate if not license that you can get as well.  I agree with Gordon here, it may be best to start in a chiropractors office if you can find one.  I work in a chiropractors…"
Aug 3

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Deep Tissue Massage, Reiki, Chair Massage, Trigger Point Therapy

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