Five Steps on the Path to Holistic Health

Holistic health is more than just a way to treat illness or improve your wellbeing, it's a way of life. You may wonder what the path to holistic health looks like, given that it comprises every aspect of your being, including mind, body and spirit. It also involves more than visiting a holistic health practitioner — it involves taking charge of your own health and wellness. … Read More

¿Cuánto gana un masajista?

Posted May 05, 2017 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Massage

Ser masajista ofrece numerosos beneficios como profesión, beneficios como el corto periodo de formación necesario para entrar en la industria, horarios flexibles, oportunidades en la creciente medicina holística. Además de tener una gran calidad de vida, el masaje ofrece independencia económica y seguridad. Pero, cuanto realmente ganarás siendo masajista, ¿cuál será tu salario? … Read More

What Is a Massage Therapy Salary?

Posted May 05, 2017 by Anton Rivera, B.A. & filed under Careers, Massage

Massage therapy offers numerous benefits as a career, from the short education program required to enter the industry to the flexible scheduling to the growing opportunities in holistic health. In addition to a great quality of life, massage also offers financial independence and security. But what will you actually make on a massage therapy salary? … Read More

¿Puedo Obtener Ayuda Económica para el Estudio de Terapia de Masaje?

Posted May 04, 2017 by Christy Wood, Financial Aid Director & filed under Education & Research

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What Is Shiatsu Massage Good for Treating?

Posted May 03, 2017 by Emmanuel Rodriguez, LMT & filed under Alternative Medicine, Health & Fitness, Massage

Massage ... it's so relaxing, right? In your life, you have probably undergone a massage treatment and given little thought to the techniques being used by your practitioner. … Read More

Holistic Health Definition: The Essential Elements | Acupuncture and Massage College | Miami, FL

Editor's Update-Dec 2017: We have an updated and in-depth blog series on Alternative, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine.    Holistic medicine is an ancient system of health care that dates back thousands of years ago, however the expression is of much more recent vintage. The word "holism" was coined by Jan Christiaan Smuts in 1926 to describe the concept that living beings are "greater than and different from the sum of their parts.” The word "holistic" wasn't widely used until the 1970s. … Read More

The Benefits of Giving and Receiving Shiatsu Massage

Based on principles of traditional Chinese medicine, Shiatsu massage originated in Japan in the early 20th century. Unlike some traditional forms of massage that predate Shiatsu, the practice incorporated some Western and other holistic therapies. … Read More

The Benefits of Shiatsu Massage Therapy: Chronic Pain

Do you or a loved one suffer from chronic pain? Mainstream pain medications can often have unpleasant side effects.  Many people are increasingly seeking options to help manage their chronic pain condition naturally. As a result, they are adding to their health care regimen ancient methods of healing like traditional Chinese medicine, meditation, herbal remedies, reiki and, of course, massage. … Read More

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