6 min read In my last blog post, I touched on some of the complicated misconceptions about how pain is dealt with in manual therapy professions, as well as the complexities of the pain experience within the structure of the biopsychosocial model of understanding. The biggest thing that I have observed is that as a … Continued
1 Minute Read I have some good news and some bad news….. lets start with the bad first, shall we? The bad news is I am moving! NOOOOOO! Right? I am moving to San Antonio, Texas In July. My last day will be Wednesday, June 20th. So come on down to Amara and get your … Continued
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I feel like these days (especially with the new year) we tend to start putting more pressure on ourselves to be the “best self” we can be. If this is the case for you, trust me, I’m in the same boat as you are. If it so happens to be trying to get more fit/healthy, … Continued
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4 minute read Should I stretch after a massage? What exercises should I do? What can I do to get rid of this pain? What postural changes should I make? I get some version of these questions a lot, which is great! It means you are trying to be a more proactive client, advocating control … Continued
Have you ever experienced going to a healthcare practitioner, or manual therapist of any sort, and heard someone exclaim any of the following: “You’re probably sitting too much at work, and that’s why your low back is a mess.” “You must be doing something to re-injure your shoulder if it keeps hurting. Feels like bone-on-bone … Continued
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Amara Massage Therapy & Wellness will be updating our pricing effective December 1, 2017. Since last year, Amara has completely updated our space with new paint and furniture, added new treatments, expanded our staff, launched our Apprenticeship program and brought in a new line of retail and aromatherapy products. The most recent change you will … Continued
4 MINUTE READ I have been a massage therapist for over 11 years. Considered long enough in most professions to have a solid understanding of the foundational experiences that are required on a day to day basis. I would like to give you some insight on what a massage therapist may be pondering about while … Continued