What is a clinical massage therapist?

Answer Clinical, or therapeutic, massage therapy focuses primarily on correcting physical imbalances within the body. Sometimes called "medical massage therapists," clinical massage therapists work closel... Read More »

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What is the difference between massage therapist, SPA therapist and masseuse/masseur?

A massage therapist is the current and appropriate term for a person who manipulates soft tissues, performs joint movements and works on musculoskeletal pains and discomforts (massage). Masseuse i... Read More »

How to Find a Massage Therapy School to become a Certified Massage Therapist?

There are many massage therapy schools in the United States and around the world. Several are governed by the same associations. Near most communities there is more than one school that specialize... Read More »

Clinical Therapist Job Description?

The clinical therapist provides psychological and emotional counseling to patients on issues from abuse to stress. These professionals use techniques to evaluate and treat patients in medical envir... Read More »

How Much Do You Tip a Massage Therapist?

Show appreciation to a massage therapist in private practice or in a spa setting with a 15 percent to 20 percent gratuity. Holiday bonuses customarily equal the cost of one visit. Refrain from tipp... Read More »