Provinces take on PTSD issue for first responders There is a growing effort across Canada to tackle post-traumatic stress disorder in first responders. British Columbia and Alberta already have laws to make it easier for responders with PTSD to get workers compensation and treatment.
Massage therapy improves cleft lip reconstruction scars: study A new research has shown massage therapy helps with impairments associated with scars formed by bilateral cleft lip reconstruction. Results of this research by Ottawa-based RMT Emilie McKay was published in the June 2014 edition of the International Journal of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork.
Featured Session: What I wish I learned in RMT School
Speaker: Don Dillon, RMT
Theory and practice don’t often meet. In this session, attendees will get a dose of reality and some words of wisdom from the field that can help arm practitioners with the knowledge to succeed in their practice.
Attend this session and other great educational events at the 2014 Massage Therapy Canada Business Forum on Sept. 14, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel and Conference Centre.
This one-day educational event is approved by the CMTO for 2.5 continuing education credits.
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Creating knowledge-sharing opportunities for RMTs Learning about how other therapists practice in their clinical settings is without a doubt one of the most potent ways of motivating therapists to explore new approaches to treatment and to seek out new information. Having a venue for such information exchange would greatly benefit the profession.
Indiana University researcher focuses work on massage therapy integration into health care Research by a faculty member at the Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is expected to support a movement to legitimize and integrate therapeutic massage and bodywork into the usual care for individuals.