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Connect with your massage and bodywork community and experts in the field as you earn CE! This online education conference focuses on essential tools for the upper and lower body.

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Everything included in our baseline level, PLUS:

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Provides access to on-demand continuing education courses, but does not include liability insurance. Features all digital benefits, including 50+ partner discounts, digital Massage & Bodywork, and more. A great choice for massage therapists and bodyworkers outside the United States and for individuals in professions related to bodywork.

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