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Join Top Educators at the 2017 ABMP School Forums

Since 1997, the ABMP School Forums have brought together the brightest minds in bodywork education to share ideas that shape the future of massage therapy. If you are a dedicated school owner, director, admissions representative, instructor, career services counselor, or curriculum designer—this is your conference!

Spring Forward and Connect!

Join ABMP on the road in May and collect your CEs. In May there are two wonderful opportunities for massage therapists to connect, learn, and rejuvenate. And we’re excited to welcome you to these opportunities.

Fly High, Magical Mari

Today I have the honor of raising my glass to toast Mari Gayatri Stein, a gifted illustrator who spent years drawing mirthful, insightful images educating others about ethics in the massage therapy field. Mari passed away last week on March 2 after a journey with cancer; today would have been her 70th birthday.

12 Ways to Improve your Public Speaking

Improving your public speaking skills could enhance your career. Whatever the specific area of your expertise, there’s an audience out there that wants to hear how you did it, and in some cases, they’re willing to pay you to share your secrets.

5 Reasons ABMP Exam Coach is the Best MBLEx Exam Prep

Around 30% of candidates fail the MBLEx on the first try and 67% fail on their second try. Because of that, we developed ABMP Exam Coach to provide the definitive answer to the question, “How do I best prepare to pass the MBLEx?”

Expect More, with Les: Let’s Roll

Today the ABMP office is closing a bit early for our annual bowling party, aptly named the Bowl-a-Roma, thanks to a typo on the winning team’s plaque made nearly a decade ago.

Negotiate Your Way to Better Profits

There is no business skill more essential to the success of any professional than the ability to carry out a skillful negotiation.

Saving for Your Massage Career as a Student

While you’re in school, it’s easy to forget about the fact that, whether you work as an employee or start your own practice, you will have some expenses related to obtaining your license and starting your career.