Category Archives: Massage

Meet our Remedial Massage Teacher in Maroochydore

Jacqui Beutel When a close friend of mine was hospitalised, diagnosed with throat and lung cancer I would visit her and comfort her by carefully and gently placing my hands on her arms, legs, hands, shoulders and forehead, letting the … Continue reading

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Meet our Remedial Massage Teacher at our Toowoomba Campus

Hi my name is Danielle Salmon. After a couple of family members were involved in car accidents I saw first hand how a gap existed in the health journey between surgery and re-cooperation. This was the beginning of my career … Continue reading

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The Essential List for Coping with Unhappy Clients

As the terms count down closer to the end of the year, Beauty and Massage clinics are getting busier, and filling log books is becoming an essential task. It doesn’t happen often, but every now and then we might make … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2 Week 10

This week we moved onto the hip and pelvis.  Pain in the hip and pelvis can cause serious discomfort. Biomechanical problems in other regions of the body can be the cause of these problems. We learnt how to identify Sacroiliac … Continue reading

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Diary of a Massage Student – Term 2 Week 8

Today we say goodbye and good luck to our Certificate IV students with a small graduation ceremony over lunch. This week our Diploma of Remedial Massage students move onto the shoulder.  The shoulder (along with the neck) tends to accumulate … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2 Week 7

It’s our last day for our Certificate IV students and while we are a little sad to see them go we are very excited and confident that they will have every success with a career in remedial massage. Our diploma … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2 Week 6

Week 2 of our Clinic is in full swing with many hands-on massage hours clocked and lots of happy clients. We finished our module on remedial treatment of the neck which focused on mobilisation of the joints.   Our class now … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2 Week 4

We have been very busy preparing for upcoming clinic and our final round of massage technique is centred on Sports Massage. Each sport or activity has its own specific muscle groups that need attention and care.  Sports massage was originally … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student, Term 2 week 2 & 3

Last week we finished off our neuromuscular technique and we can now confidently relieve tight knotted muscles throughout the whole body.  This week we are reviewing the full body massage by putting it all together in preparation for the clinic. … Continue reading

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Diary of a Remedial Massage Student – Term 2, Week 1

The Easter break was fantastic, just what I needed…time to practice on family and friends!  We kicked the term off with focusing on Neuromuscular techniques, or NMT.  This technique manipulates the soft tissue of the body to balance the central … Continue reading

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