Are You Starting to Feel Your Age?

Reasons Why You Should Use a Massage Therapist

People have been receiving some form of massage for decades. Several countries have created their own branches of massage, and some have integrated it into holistic healing practice, such as Traditional Chinese Medicine. Most people worldwide consider massage to be an important part of their health and beauty program.

As part of a massage therapist duties, they will work with various clients. Most people receive massage therapy just to relax after a hard week or days work, however, some come for more in-depth work. A therapist will use their experience and training to properly treat their clients on a one to one basis. They could work freelance, in a spa or a medical clinic, and will charge different prices for different services. Some even provide extra services such as body treatments and facials in order to supplement their income.

The training requirements needed to become such a therapist will vary, some places closely monitor this industry, however, others are much more lax with their licensing. Many massage schools will provide basic certifications which individuals can build upon to learn extra techniques such as deep tissue massage or the more traditional massage such as acupressure or Thai. Training will include basic anatomy and physiology of a human body. A good school will provide workshops in business and ethical practices.

As we mentioned before, this is an ancient profession and a true professional will only focus on healing and touch massage therapy. Even though most massage is performed on individuals that are either partially or completely nude, so massage therapists need complete impartiality. Also, a true professional will listen to their clients to find out what type of massage they need.

So if you are needing to unlock tense and sore muscles, then call Cheryl Goldenbear Massage at (805) 689-8056 today, we are at Ventura, CA