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Unraveling the Foot-Hip Connection | Coaching the Body Institute

Online massage education from Coaching the Body Institute

Coaching the Body Institute offers free online massage education on unraveling the foot-hip connection and making sciatic pain disappear. Read about what sets their course offerings apart, and how you can take advantage of their innovative approach.

COVID-19 Vaccines—What to Know About the Options

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Ruth Werner, pathology expert and author of A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology, gives us a compilation of up-to-date information on COVID-19 vaccines, including available options, the technology used in each, and other important topics.

Massage During a Pandemic: What Does It Look Like for Clients?

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In this blog, Allissa Haines of Massage Business Blueprint shares her thoughts on reopening her practice during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how putting herself in her clients' shoes helped her overcome a host of challenges in reopening safely.

COVID Vaccine and Massage: When is it Safe to Offer Massage?

A woman receiving a vaccine injection from a health-care worker

Now that the COVID vaccines have begun to be distributed, we have a new question to ponder: When is it appropriate to offer massage therapy to clients who are going through this process? Ruth Werner, author of A Massage Therapist's Guide to Pathology, gives us her thoughts.

Online Massage CE: Making A&P Coursework "Stick"

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Pat Archer and Lisa Nelson, co-authors of Applied Anatomy & Physiology for Manual Therapists, know how to make A&P content meaningful and memorable for massage therapy students. Read their advice in this Q&A.

The Top New ABMP Massage CE Courses of 2020

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One of the ways that ABMP members kept engaged in the profession during this difficult year was by furthering their training and education with online CE courses in the ABMP Education Center. Here, we take a look at the most popular courses of 2020.

December Update: New Economic Relief Efforts Passed by US Government

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On December 21 the United States Congress passed an omnibus bill providing funding for most government agencies. Included in the bipartisan legislation was $900 billion of emergency economic relief to address further damage caused by impacts of COVID-19. It is expected that President Trump will sign the bill soon.