New Self-Care Section on

Self-care is about treating yourself as kindly as you treat others. ABMP members, use the new self-care section on and gain access to resources created especially for massage and bodywork therapists to evolve your personal self-care practices! These resources include yoga videos, technique tips, Massage & Bodywork magazine article bundles, and exclusive education.

ABMP members can earn free CE hours for many of these activities in the ABMP Education Center (search for “Self-care” to find these opportunities). To explore exclusive self-care discounts, visit

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ISPA Announces 2022 Innovate Awards Winners

The International SPA Association (ISPA) has announced winners of the 2022 ISPA Innovate Awards, celebrating members whose thoughtful and creative innovations advance the spa industry.

Nevada Introduces Massage Compact Bill

The Nevada legislature introduced Senate Bill 270, the Massage Compact, in March 2023. If you believe an interstate license would benefit massage therapists, write a letter to your representatives.


Eight Reasons Why I Love Being a Massage Therapist

Love Being a Massage Therapist

Taking inspiration from a recent ABMP Facebook thread on the subject, freelance writer and LMT Cindy Williams put together a list of her top eight things she loves about being a massage therapist.


Podcast: Sound Healing with Ben Brown

In this episode of The ABMP Podcast, Kristin and Darren speak with Ben Brown, founder of HND + TMPL Massage Therapy, about how sound affects the body, mind, and spirit.

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