At ITM, we understand that the decision to go to massage school also involves a commitment about your career. It is not just the education but also the job you are after, and you want to make this choice wisely.
Scholarships are available for students in almost every field of study, including massage therapy. While a financial aid adviser can help identify financial aid options, it is up to students to do thorough research for additional sources of funding for massage school. Here are some scholarships specifically aimed at massage therapy students seeking training. The… Read more
One of the most important decisions any massage therapist makes is where to attain entry-level massage therapy training. You may be tempted to believe that all massage therapy training programs are more or less the same and will deliver the same training and skill. You may be surprised that there is actually a lot of… Read more
Massage therapists are encouraged to maintain a commitment to fostering research literacy. Research literacy is the ability to find, read, understand, evaluate and apply research literature. Unfortunately, for many, keeping up with the latest research is intimidating. In this article, we will review a few basic concepts for improving research literacy for massage therapists, as… Read more
There are many steps to complete to become a massage therapist, and one of the biggest is taking and passing the Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx). Many massage therapy students become curious and even nervous about the MBLEx early on. Some students are apprehensive about the idea of standardized testing in general, and many… Read more
If you enjoy helping people and are looking for a career that offers a range of opportunities, working in massage therapy could be the right choice for you. This path allows you to improve people’s lives while you earn a living, which is a fulfilling experience if you are up for the challenge. The road… Read more