Become a Licensed Massage Professional The US Department of Labor estimates a 20% increase in the need for Massage Therapists by 2016. According to the AMTA, in 2004, 23% of massage therapists worked in healthcare. Over 50% of practitioners work as independent therapists. The remainder work for spas & resorts, chiropractic offices, cruise ships, sports teams, rehabilitation and pain management centers, hospices, hospitals and other health care facilities. In 2002, alternative health care generated 36 Billion dollars.
Each of us organizes to meet the world in our own way. Like wind chimes in the breeze, the sounds evoked tell more about the instrument than the wind. Evoked experiences are more about ourselves than the conditions that evoke them. Ron Kurtz