How Does This All Work? Part 5 – On the Table

Posted on June 26, 2016 By

Finally! You’ve scheduled your appointment, arrived on time, completed your health history form (including all sorts of things you still don’t quite understand the relevance of), you’ve told your therapist the big things, and your goals for the session, and you’ve gotten undressed and slipped in between the sheets on the massage table. And yes,…


How Does This All Work – Part 4 – Getting on the Table

Posted on June 23, 2016 By

How Does This All Work – Part 4: Getting on the Table Quick Review: Schedule ahead of time – same day appointments are rare. Block off enough time in your own schedule for the whole event. KEEP your appointment – or give at least 24 hour notice of cancellation. Arrive on time (or a little…


How Does this All Work – Part 3

Posted on June 19, 2016 By

How Does This All Work -Part 3: The Pre-Massage “interview” with your therapist. Quick Review: Schedule ahead of time – same day appointments are rare. Block off enough time in your own schedule for the whole event. KEEP your appointment – or give at least 24 hour notice of cancellation. Arrive on time (or a little…


How Does This All Work – Part 2

Posted on June 14, 2016 By

How Does This All Work Part 2 – The Medical History Form Quick Review of Part 1: Schedule ahead of time – same day appointments are rare. Block off enough time in your own schedule for the whole event. KEEP your appointment – or give at least 24 hour notice of cancellation. Arrive on time (or a…


How Does This All Work – Part 1

Posted on June 13, 2016 By

How Does This All Work, or What are the Unspoken Rules??- Part 1 When you go to get a massage, there’s a kind of etiquette involved in the whole thing.  Etiquette?  Seriously?  Actually – yes.  It’s a way that you treat the massage therapist, and that the massage therapist treats you. Just like there are…