Career Advancement — Peer Mentorship
(For Licensed Massage Therapists)
Our massage therapy career field is evolving and clients now want personalized massage therapy services. The massage therapy industry is striving to satisfy those changes with new modalities, new specialties, and new techniques. Today, we need to be a part of those positive solutions and provide enhanced quality and results-oriented services to our clients.
One-on-one peer mentoring is a way forward to meet the challenges.
About the One-on-One Peer Mentorship
The BETTER BODY DYNAMICS peer mentorship program is a series of 9 courses; 8 pre-requisite CE courses and the peer mentorship. LMTs wanting to participate in the BETTER BODY DYNAMICS peer mentorship will complete the required 8 CE courses, get certified by Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) as a massage therapy instructor, and then apply for the one-on-one peer mentorship.
+ Help LMTs become massage therapy instructors and certified CE providers.
+ Help LMTs develop their business and marketing strategies.
+ Train LMTs in the latest massage therapy modalities and application skills.
+ Qualify LMTs in applying PACM techniques.
+ Qualified Massage Therapy Instructors and CE Providers will have selected opportunities to teach
Better Body Dynamics CE classes.
+ Qualified Massage Therapy Instructors and CE Providers will have opportunities to develop their own personal CE classes.
+ Better Body Dynamics will sponsor a client referral program (fee-sharing) with eligible therapists who have
completed the mentorship.
CE Courses Overview
Massage Therapy Techniques and Applications
The central focus of the massage therapy techniques and applications is a systematic approach to pain management, identified as – Pain Assessment, Correction, and Movement (PACM).
Special Note: These courses may be taken in any order.
Full Body Assessments (6-Hrs) (Feb 3rd 2020)
Neck, Upper Back, and Visceral (6-Hrs) (April 6th 2020)
Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, and Visceral (6-Hrs) (June 1st 2020)
Low Back, Hips, and Visceral (6-Hrs) (Aug 3rd 2020)
Knees, Ankles, and Visceral (6-Hrs) (Sep 14th 2020)
Trapped Nerves Lower Body, Upper Body, and Visceral (8-Hrs) (Nov 2nd 2020)
Business and Marketing (8-Hrs) (Oct 14th 2020)
Business and Marketing addresses sound business practices including branding and advertising.
Teaching Adult Learners (30-Hrs) (Sep 1, 8,15,22, 29 2019)
The TEACHING ADULT LEARNERS course satisfies the 30-hours of continuing education TDLR application requirement for becoming a Massage Therapy Instructor (MTI).
It all comes together with the One-on-One Peer Mentorship, an academic and practicum curriculum presented by Clinton Merrifield, BETTER BODY DYNAMICS LLC (DBA Better Body Dynamics, Massage Dynamics, Massage Dynamics LLC).
Sessions will focus on training and coaching that will help each LMT participant learn how to properly use the PACM techniques and how to teach those and other massage bodywork techniques effectively and with confidence.
There will also be a practicum for the LMT mentee assisting in an instructor role presenting a BETTER BODY DYNAMICS CE course under Clinton’s supervision and guidance.
For details: Call (210) 901 0497