Last week, I received a Cupping & Therapeutic Massage session from Amber Huffman, LMT. I hopped on the table just like any other massage. Amber started out with traditional therapeutic massage customized to my pressure preference. I had opted for a 90-minute cupping & massage session, so she could work with the cups in several areas of my body (legs & back). Once my muscles were warmed up, she started with a small massage cup gliding along my legs looking for areas of tension. When she hit a tender area, I spoke up. Amber adjusted the suction on the cup and placed a larger cup over the tender area. The.
This past weekend, Sarah Pratt, L.M.T. with SP Massage, L.L.C. got an amazing opportunity to teacher assist a John Barnes seminar, Myofascial Release I. After 11 years as a myofascial release therapist, it was a phenomenal and memorable experience to be on the other side of such a recognized class. John Barnes is the physical therapist who originally recognized that tissue work needed an overhaul and our bodies responded exponentially better when the pressure meets the body instead of forcing it. “I was honored to assist such amazing, experienced myofascial release teachers. Myofascial Release I is an in-depth introduction to the work. The therapists who attended the seminar did a.