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Oct. 18, 2016 — The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education (AFMTE) shared their 2017 Biennial Educational Congress official schedule today. The second Educational Congress will take place over five days at the end of July 2017 in Tucson, Arizona. In addition to the pre- and post-conference events, the exhibit hall, keynote, and the general and b...
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Anatomy and Geology: The Massage Connection

A few days ago, a massage student asked me a question I get asked every time I teach a class: "Why do we have to know this?" To be fair, the student in question asked it in an unexpected manner: "Will understanding the difference between endochondral and intramembranous ossification really make me a better massage therapist?" I usually respond w...
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Oregonian Names ACHS a 2016 Top Workplace

Portland, Ore. — On September 29, 2016, American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) was awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor in the small business category by The Oregonian and OregonLive. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics LLC, a leading research firm that...
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About is the online publication for student and beginning massage therapists. An educational resource from MASSAGE Magazine, it contains articles contributed by practitioners, educators and industry experts on topics such as financing an education, study skills, test-taking strategies, self-care, student advice, projecting a professional image, résumé writing, interviewing, finding employment and launching a first practice.