Tag 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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Massage Therapy Alumnus Inspires Graduates at GU-Madison

What would you do if you were in your 20’s and your vision was rapidly deteriorating?  Now add to that the fact you have a wife and three small children. How are you going to support your family? This was the situation David VanSchyndel was faced with when he was honorably discharged from the United
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How to Reduce Stress During the Holidays

‘Tis the season for stress. Between finals, winter break with the kids and planning around those crazy holiday plans it gets difficult to remember to relax and actually enjoy this time of year. Therefore, Globe University – Woodbury Massage Therapy Program Chair, Denise Radcliffe compiled a list of effective massage methods to unwind during this festive
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Globe University – Wausau Massage Students Open Doors to Opportunity

Field trips off campus to apply student skills to real clients in facility situations are a customary part of the pregnancy and special populations massage therapy class at Globe University – Wausau.  Students tend to view them with both excitement and apprehension. Recently, the pregnancy and special populations class made two such visits, to Kennedy
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Students Provide Relief through Donations and Massage at Breaking Free

Human trafficking is the fastest growing black market crime on the planet, second only to drug dealing. It generates an estimated $32 billion dollars per year, according to the United Nations. (Breaking Free, 2015) This was such an alarming statistic and so eye-opening to instructor, Jennifer Youngs, and her massage therapy students that they decided to take
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Massage Therapy Students Volunteer at Educational Congress

Globe University-Woodbury massage therapy students Rebecca Rice and Jasmine Parmeter volunteered at the 2015 Educational Congress hosted by the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education (AFMTE) and the Commission on Massage Therapy Accreditation. “This was such a great opportunity for these students to network with industry professionals and to learn more about the state of the
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Globe University Massage Therapy Program Provides Relaxing Environment at TedxFargo

On  July 23, 2015, Globe University-Moorhead massage therapy faculty, students and alumni took the TedxFargo event by storm! Not only did they perform nearly 300 massages in total, but they were a clear-cut highlight of this major community event. More than 1,800 people attended Fargo’s 5th annual TedxFargo event last Thursday, and Globe played a
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Globe University-Eau Claire to Launch Night, Weekend Classes for Massage Therapy Diploma

For busy working people who are looking to break into the massage therapy industry, Globe University-Eau Claire has a new option. Starting with the summer quarter, students in the massage therapy diploma program will be able to take classes on Friday nights and Saturdays, freeing up typical work hours while they take steps toward a
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