Thai Yoga Massage Training Update – Sunshine Coast

This year I'll be sharing Thai Yoga Massage Levels 2-4 in the Sunshine Coast so this is a great opportunity to take your massage practice to the next level, open doors to customizing your massage for maximum benefit, and learning heaps more techniques to bring to your massage practice and attaining the Essential and Intermediate Certification levels. These will be the only L..read more

Love Yoga Feb 14

Love Yoga Feb 14 - Create Valentine's Specials to Share the Love For yoga or massage business owners, any holiday can offer an opportunity to share something new and different in their classes. And, with Valentine’s Day coming up, this is a perfect opportunity to share your love of yoga on this day of love. Offering a themed class, special workshop, gift certificates or coup..read more

How to Massage an Injured Body

I regularly get questions from massage graduates wondering how to massage clients who have a particular acute or chronic injury, and it's impossible for me to say exactly what to do or not do without knowing the client's history and injuries, however I can share a few important first tips:

  • Know your scope of practice
  • Don't be afraid to say 'I don't know'<..read more

Congratulations Thai Yoga Massage Level 1

Congratulations to our newest Thai Yoga Massage Level 1 Practitioners: Bronwyn Andrews, Sunshine Coast, QLD Margareta Wielgus, Brisbane, QLD Kirsten Grant, Albany Creek, QLD Emilie Fulton, Bracken Ridge, QLD Suzanne Upton, Burpengary, QLD Carita MacGregor, Kin Kin, QLD Claire Sawyer, Castaways Beach, QLD Monique Witsenburg, Palm Beach, QLD Sue Pope, Buderim, QLD Dan..read more

Congratulations Thai Yoga Massage Level 2

We had a wonderful journey delving deeper into Thai Yoga Massage at our recent Level 2 training in Melbourne.  Congratulations to our newest Level 2 practitioners:   Ewelina Akehurst, Melbourne, VIC Gael Pettifer, Mornington Peninsula, VIC Sally Wain, Melbourne, VIC Karen Dahl, Canberra, ACT Helen Vandewerdt-Panzich, Manjimup, WA Liz Schembri, Bathurst, NSW Sa..read more

Soothing Abdomen Massage

There is not much that is more soothing than a belly rub, especially if you are suffering from anxiety, digestive or elimination problems, or stress. Our abdomen is a storehouse of emotions, tensions, and stress; so massaging the belly is a great way to soothe the emotional body, release held tension, and help improve digestion and elimination. Please note that because the bell..read more

Neck Massage

We have just completed another great Thai Yoga Massage Level 1 training, and each time I teach this program, or give a massage, I notice that there are certain places in the body that elicit a great response in the client with little effort from the practitioner – and Neck Massage is one of those techniques.  Very easy to give, this technique releases the stress and tension ..read more

Thai Yoga Massage Practice Questions Answered

Thai Yoga Massage Level 1 Sunshine Coast web

Practice Refinements for Sanuk and Knee to Shoulder I have recently had a few questions from a Thai Yoga Massage grad that I thought others might like to hear the answers to: Sanuk  Q: I'm working on a polished wood floor and when I slide into Sanuk, the side mat that my foot is on keep sliding around.  I need the side mat for my knee wh..read more

Sole Walk

Sole Walk

This Thai Yoga Massage technique  is really easy to give and is most delicious to receive.  The technique involves walking on your receivers feet, and it brings relaxation to the whole body.  To begin, have your receiver lying face down on a soft but stable surface like a few yoga mats or blankets, with both of you either in socks or bare feet.  Set their f..read more

DIY Hand Cleanser

Lavender Hand Cleanser Recipe

In Thai Yoga Massage after we have worked on the whole body we come to the neck, head and face (my favorite bit!) and it's nice to cleanse the hands before we touch our client's faces - but as naturally as possible.  So, here is a simple hand cleanser spray recipe that I have found works well to give your hands a gentle clean and a great scent to finish off th..read more