THAI MASSAGE - A NEW PASSION WITH REWARDING CAREER
THAI MASSAGE PROLONGS YOUR THERAPISTS CAREER IN FITNESS & HEALTHCARE SECTOR
Career as Thai Massage therapist can be rapidly growing and rewarding. Although there are some important considerations which every new Thai Massage therapists need to be aware of. There is lots of information and training available, but not much is available about the challenges that practitioners encounter.
The Thai Massage advantage!
Thai Massage has some unique advantages over other massage styles. One of them is that it is very therapist friendly. The average career span of therapists in USA or Canada is between 10-15 years. But on the contrary in Thailand there are skilled therapists still working in their 50's also.
Why is that?
Look at a western massage style like Swedish massage. The therapist is constantly using the hands to stroke, knead, or squeeze. This can get very tiring for the hands, and can even lead to injury which is one of the reasons why many massage therapists don’t last very long.
Alternatives in Thai Massage
Thai Massage however does not have this problem for two reasons:
1. You can use many body parts, like hands, forearms, elbows, knees and feet. This takes the pressure off the hands.
2. There are many stretches in the Thai Massage repertoire which don’t require much work from the hands.
Demand & Prospects as Career
Its a great career or hobby to get skilled in thai massage therapy. Specially it pays well as a profession , if you’re looking to make a good earning.Since it is a rising career, It is one of professions that can provide job security in the healthcare field.
Due to hectic & sedentary lifestyle people are never going to stop wanting to feel good or healthy. Several large corporations have started to provide massage as a technique of stress reduction in an effort to gain employee productivity and morale.
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