Meet our LMT’s: Lindsay

Meet our LMT’s: Lindsay

Lindsay is 30 years old and has been an LMT since May 2012 but has been working in this field for longer. She was a CA (Chiropractic Assistant) for 3 years before getting her License for massage. She has been a part of the Active Family since the beginning and worked...
Meet our LMT’s: Kaitlyn

Meet our LMT’s: Kaitlyn

Our newest LMT is not necessarily new to our clinic. Some of you may remember her working on you when you came in for an adjustment. Kaitlyn has been a CA for 2.5 years and a year ago started the pursuit of becoming an LMT (Licensed massage therapist). Kaitlyn is 26...
Medical or Relaxation Massage?

Medical or Relaxation Massage?

The Big Differences What is the first thing you think about when going in for a massage? According to popular belief, there will be relaxing music, long soothing strokes, and the result will be a gateway to a mental state of euphoria. Yes, you can still receive this...
When to cancel my appointment?

When to cancel my appointment?

Winter has finally arrived in Oregon! And the biggest association with winter is cold and flu season. While I understand that your massage might be the one thing you looked forward to all week, if you are coming down with a bug I highly recommend that you reschedule...
What To Expect After My Massage?

What To Expect After My Massage?

What To Expect: People frequently ask what they are supposed to do after a massage. Well, let us go over how you may feel post massage first. There are different variables that play into how you might feel, depending on the pressure of the massage, severity of an...
The Rewards of Being a Massage Therapist

The Rewards of Being a Massage Therapist

Being a Licensed Massage Therapist is so much more than working at a spa, office, or having your own clinic. It’s also not just seeing countless amounts of people, and giving them “fluff and buff” or Deep Tissue massages. The rewards we receive can come once a week,...