Why did you decide to pursue a career in Massage Therapy?
I’m choosing to pursue a career in Massage Therapy in order to broaden my horizons and potentially have a job that I love.
What was your favourite part of the massage program?
My favourite part of this massage therapy program are the different modalities we’re exposed to. And interpersonal connections with students and instructors.
What was your favourite hands on modality to learn?
My favourite hands on modality to learn was cupping.
What was the most valuable take-aways?
My most valuable takeaway is that the more you think you know, the less you actually do.
What are you looking forward to learning more about when you graduate?
I’m looking forward to learning more about instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM).
How has ISHA changed your perspective?
ISHA has changed my perspective on how massage can be beneficial for all people.
What specific strengths have you discovered about yourself?
I’ve discovered that I’m stronger that I once thought and more resilient.
What massage therapy setting do you see yourself utilising your newly acquired skills?
I see myself using my skills of massage therapy in a more clinical setting for a pain relief.
What is your biggest piece of advice for anyone interested in joining this program?
My biggest piece of advice is to go in with an open mind and be willing to learn new things.
What is your current mission statement?
To increase the level of wellness among individuals by being an agent of change and elevating levels of body awareness.