The January/February 2021 issue of Massage & Bodywork is out! Read it online now, then take a short quiz to earn free CE in the ABMP Education Center.
In this issue, learn about restoring pelvic floor integrity after childbirth with information-packed articles from Thomas Myers and Machelle Varma, and read David M. Lobenstine’s account of what he’s learned about himself and his practice during the coronavirus pandemic. Plus, explore tendon pathologies in the wrist and forearm with Whitney Lowe and the painful effects of lipedema with Ruth Werner.
“Resolving Wounds of Childbirth” by Thomas Myers
Childbirth can sometimes lead to instability, pain, and dysfunction in the pelvic area. Take a look at how manual therapy can help.
“Pelvic Floor Dysfunction” by Machelle Varma
There are some kinds of pain women don't talk about—unless you're willing to broach the subject for them. Understanding the physiology of pelvic floor dysfunction and the options for treatment can help clients get over their shame and relieve their pain.
“Standing Ground with Animals” by Lola Michelin
Presence, intention, and groundedness are essential as an animal bodyworker. Being grounded encourages nonverbal conversation and establishes trust.
Read the new issue online at www.massageandbodyworkdigital.com. To earn free CE for reading this issue, take a short quiz in the ABMP Education Center.