Video Course: Massage Ethics: Creating a Drama-Free Practice

Eric Stephenson

Working with people in a therapeutic environment can be extremely rewarding. But sometimes clients can create unnecessary drama that makes your job more difficult. This drama, like all drama, creates negative emotions or outcomes, draining resources of time, money, and harmonious relationships. Learn how to eliminate the stress of drama in your life in this highly engaging presentation, where we will delve into five pillars of a “drama-free” practice and how to apply the pillars for your own success in your professional and personal life.

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Eric Stephenson
Eric Stephenson is chief wellness officer for Elements Massage, one of the largest providers of massage therapy in the United States. Stephenson creates continuing education focused on career longevity for massage schools, spas, and professional organizations, and specializes in teaching deep-tissue massage that doesn't harm the therapist or the client. All of his workshops focus on saving your hands with his "No Thumbs!" approach and core body mechanics that help prolong your career. Over the course of his career, Stephenson has worked with some of the most respected names in the wellness industry throughout the United States, Canada, Asia, and the Caribbean. He currently sits on the board of directors for the International Spa Association. Learn more at
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