Category Archives: Massage Therapy

Globe University Students Learn Swedish Massage Technique

The summer quarter massage therapy  students at the Globe University-La Crosse Campus  learned their first massage therapy technique last month and put their skills to the test on outside clients on Aug. 30. This is the first time the students were able to practice on other individuals other than each other. Students treated the scenario
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Kick Chronic Pain with Massage Therapy

With September being Pain Awareness Month, it’s high time that you kick chronic pain to the curb. If you’ve had limited success with medication, consider adding an alternative approach to your treatment plan. Massage therapy has proven useful for many chronic pain sufferers, who enjoy not only physical relief, but also numerous mental benefits. Massage
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Globe University Massage Student Helps Treat Teen with Rare Disease

Fun and outgoing is how many people would describe 14-year-old Chris. Most teens only have the anticipation of entering high school, but not Chris. He is looking forward to both entering high school and his surgery to help correct a rare disease he has called Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI). OI is a genetic disorder characterized by
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MSB- St. Cloud Students Promote Sports Training from the Inside Out

“I’ve never done anything like this before. It’s been so awesome,” said Minnesota School of Business massage therapy student, Aimee Carag. Carag and 17 other massage and medical assistant students from the St. Cloud campus spent the day putting their skills to use in a big way at the Spartan Challenge at Rocori High School
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Eau Claire Massage Therapy Students Help Women Veterans

If you spend five minutes with the current massage therapy students at Globe University-Eau Claire you will be inspired. This is a group of caring and selfless individuals. They are constantly looking for ways to give back to the community and share the gift of massage. Recently, the students provided free massages to women veterans as
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LinkedIn Tips for Massage Therapists

In today’s socially-connected world, professionals across all industries can benefit from having a fully-developed social media presence. This includes, most importantly, LinkedIn, a professional network that serves as both an online resume and a recruitment tool. LinkedIn has long been associated with white collar office work, but it is just as useful for those seeking
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Minnesota School of Business & Globe University and Massage Envy Training Program

With the economic recovery underway, and the unemployment rate in Minnesota under 4 percent, we find ourselves in a different kind of dilemma. While it’s no secret that Minnesota companies are struggling to fill welding, healthcare and IT jobs, few people know that massage therapy is yet another industry in Minnesota with a large skills
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Massage Therapy is More Than Just Relaxation

Getting a massage can be more than just relaxing. According to numerous studies, a single massage session can result in both physical and emotional improvements. So what exactly are the benefits of massage therapy?  Stress Relief: This is what comes to mind the most when thinking of getting a massage. Clinical studies show a one and
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Infant Massage Encourages Good Health

As a mom of a toddler and a newborn, I am always looking for natural methods to heal and encourage good health in my children. Therefore, when I learned about the opportunity to sit in on an infant massage class at Globe University-Woodbury I jumped at the chance. Sharon Pollock, massage therapist instructor at Globe
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Student of the Quarter Tonya Karow Combines Massage & Medical Knowledge

Globe University’s Wausau campus is happy to announce our most recent Student of the Quarter Tonya Karow!  Tonya is in her last quarter of the massage therapy diploma program.  She came to Globe as a wallflower nurse.  I would often hear students say to one another, “Have you met the nurse in the program?”  Or,
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