by Amelia Free. Many people avoid or delay receiving bodywork and massage out of fear of being required to undress. Such a fear should never stand in your way of experiencing the benefits of bodywork. My own mother never received her first massage session until she was 65 years old due to the fact that […]
by Jill Gerber. I decided a long time ago that I was a continuing education junkie when it comes to bodywork, although during the decade or so I had small children it was pretty hard to get my fix. Now that my kids are older and need me less, I have been making up for […]
Karen Welden, LMT, has been a massage therapist in Santa Fe since 1992. In Auguest of 2006, she made her second trip to the world-renowned healing center, Casa de Dom Inacio de Loyola, in Brazil, which she describes as “one of the most extraordinary places on the planet.” The Casa was founded by John of […]
Neuromuscular massage therapy is practiced world-wide and has a foothold in both holistic and conventional medicine. Based on the concept that the central nervous system initiates pain, the goal of neuromuscular massage is to break the stress-tension-pain cycle and alleviate the underlying cause of dysfunctions in the soft tissues and other anatomical structures.