Earn credits through articles you've already read in our Massage Professionals Update e-newsletter.
Through the years a woman's body goes through many changes. By broadening your understanding of these different phases, the massage therapist can assist their female clients through some of these interesting, but sometimes stressful times.
In the Women & Massage - Menstruation Through Menopause program we've combined four articles written especially for the Institute's Massage Professionals Update. These four articles include:
You can either read the articles by clicking on any of the titles above or upon enrollment you'll be able to access these articles and your online test through your online course account.
Vickie Sweeney, LMT, CA
Most women do not understand what is happening to their bodies either during Menstruation Menopause or Pregnancy. This course gave me information that I can share with my clients in order to help them understand what is happening to them. HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS COURSE
E. diSpirito, NCTMB
I was surprised how much information I wasn't aware of in this program. I figured that since I am a woman I would know a lot of this. I ended up reading it twice because I found the information so interesting.
CM. Leighton, LMT, NCTMB, ABMP
I loved it! My memory was refreshed and I learned new ways to benefit the women who put their trust in me as a massage therapist. Wonderful. Thank you.
R. Korgaard, LMT, NCTMB, AMTA
Great Course! Something I can easily refer to when needed.
T. Hardiman, LMT, NCTMB
Very interesting! this course gave me whole new group to market massage too!
Nicole Cutler is a long time advocate of integrating perspectives on health. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester and a Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Five Branches Institute, Nicole has been a licensed acupuncturist since 2000. She has earned acupuncture licenses in the states of California and New York, is a certified specialist with the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association, has earned diplomat status with the National Commission of Chinese and Oriental Medicine in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology and is a member of the Society for Integrative Oncology. In addition to her acupuncture practice that focuses on stress and pain relief, digestion, immunity and oncology, Nicole contributes to the integration of healthcare by writing articles and courses such as Infectious Disease: Hepatitis for health care providers.
Linda Fehrs attended both the Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy and Hudson Valley School of Massage Therapy in New York – a state with some of the most rigorous licensing requirements in the U.S. – and also served as an instructor at the Hudson Valley School of Massage.
She is a professional member of the AMTA and the New York State Society of Medical Massage Therapists. Linda has actively practiced massage therapy in the Mid-Hudson Valley since 2002 with a focus on medical massage and massage for those with special needs, such as developmental and physical disabilities.