Tag Archives: Massage Program

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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Reiki: May the Force Be With You

Jill Lamp snuggled the cat called “Monday” as she told reporter Kyle Wahlberg from KVRR of Monday’s history. “Monday wandered the neighborhood for two years. When Monday developed a problem with one of his eyes, we knew we had to get him. He was obviously someone’s pet at some point because he’s not wild at all…just
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How Massage Therapy Goes Beyond Relaxation

When you think of massage therapy, I am willing to bet that words such as relaxing, soothing and calming come to mind. While it’s true that massage therapy is one very beneficial way to relax, massage offers so much more. Check out this interview with Globe University-Appleton’s massage therapy program chair, Carol Baumhardt, and massage student Brandy Fish,
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De-Stress For Success—Massage Program Emphasizes The Importance Of Self-Care

Imagine this. It’s 2:30 p.m. on Thursday. It’s been a tough week—balancing class, homework, and your part-time job—and final exams are just around the corner. You’re on the brink of screaming and pulling out your hair, but then you hear about Self-Care Day on campus and decided to check it out. As you reach the second floor,
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All I Really Want for Christmas is…

Globe University-La Crosse Instructors’ Christmas Wish Lists Everyone has had that one toy that they so desperately wished for Santa to bring them when they were a child, a toy so special that they knew the world would end if you didn’t have it. Well, all teachers were children once, too.  Check out what some
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24 Hours of Massage – Pure Relaxation for UWL Faculty

Globe University massage therapy students recently attended a University of Wisconsin-La Crosse faculty appreciation event. Why were they there? To apply skills they are learning at Globe to help appreciate the UWL faculty! Six Globe students and two instructors gave massages for three hours for a total of 24 hours’ worth of relaxation. Meredith McCoy,
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What Can Raindrop Therapy Do for You?

By Robin Rinehart, Massage Therapy Program Chair Trina Cone returned to Room 207 on Nov. 7. She returned not as a student in massage therapy, but to demonstrate raindrop therapy to the Hot Stone/Spa Techniques class at Globe University-Madison East. Trina graduated with her associates degree in massage therapy in October 2012. Globe University accepted
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A Great Partnership: Riverfront and Globe University-La Crosse

“We at Riverfront are thrilled to partner with Globe [University]. Because of the student projects and volunteering, the incredible people Riverfront serve benefit,” shared Marcia Jagodzinske, CEO of Riverfront, Inc. With a mission to support people with disabilities so that they may live healthy, fulfilling lives, Riverfront provides assistance to many community members in western Wisconsin.
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