About Jamie Johnston
As the creator of the site, I hope you like what you're reading. I'm a Registered Massage Therapist in Victoria BC, former Massage college clinical supervisor, First Responder instructor, hockey fan and Firefighter. Come hang out on the facebook page, where we can share some ideas about how to improve the perception of the Massage Therapy industry.
It may be the most popular muscle in the world. For some reason, it gets a lot of credit for things and stirs up more debate than any other muscle (at least from what I’ve seen). Yes, we’re talking about the muscle of the soul! The wonderful Psoas. It’s been given credit for many a […]
Over the past number of years, we’ve looked at many different medical emergencies you may have to deal with in your massage therapy practice. We’ve covered strokes, heart attacks, anaphylaxis, diabetic reactions, and so much more, even to the point of looking at how massage can help hypertension. However, after a discussion on Facebook this […]
I’m sure I’m not alone when I say I’ve seen some horrific things in my practice. Now, when I say this, it’s not in the sense of major catastrophic injuries, or gory blood scenes, or something like that. What I’m referring to is what I’ve seen and heard from patients as a result of what […]
I was listening to a podcast today where the host was talking about successful entrepreneurs. Since we’re all entrepreneurs I couldn’t help but notice how the information applied to us as therapists. While the host wasn’t directing the information at healthcare professionals, the main point he was talking about was being good coaches. His biggest […]