The massage industry’s reputation has come a long way in the last few years. There’s more scientific research on the benefits of massage, and massage therapists are finally being respected by the medical community at large. Despite these advances, many outside of the industry still think of massage of less than professional.
In Massage Today’s June issue, Vivian Madison-Mahoney, LMT, recently wrote an editorial on this touchy subject. The article puts perfectly what many in the industry face every day.