Posted:Sunday, March 12, 2023
Be a part of us for Analysis Perch! Hear in as MTF Analysis Committee Chair, researcher Dr. Niki Munk, interviews doctoral pupil Sami Zabel, about her MassageNet examine exploring therapeutic massage therapists’ data and attitudes about psychological well being and psychological sickness—and how one can take part!
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By Sami Zabel
Over the previous few months, you’ll have heard about MassageNet, Therapeutic massage Remedy Basis’s Apply-Primarily based Analysis Community (PBRN). MassageNet is a no-cost group of individuals taken with therapeutic massage remedy analysis who come collectively to find out about analysis and assist the expansion of science in therapeutic massage remedy. Considered one of MassageNet‘s objectives is to convey observe into analysis by involving therapeutic massage therapists in analysis research.
Over 300 folks have now enrolled; and we’re beginning to organize analysis alternatives for our members to develop into engaged. MassageNet is proud to encourage the analysis efforts of scholars and trainee researchers. There are presently two pupil analysis research recruiting by MassageNet. The primary of those explores therapeutic massage therapists’ data and attitudes about psychological well being and psychological sickness.
This two-part examine will kind my doctoral dissertation (the culminating challenge for a PhD diploma). The primary half is a 30-minute, on-line survey data, understanding, and attitudes about psychological well being and psychological sickness. For the second half, a choice of survey respondents might be invited to take part in a 30-minute interview to study extra about how therapeutic massage therapists’ private, skilled, and academic experiences have an effect on how they perceive and understand psychological well being and psychological sickness. Studying extra about what therapeutic massage therapists know and imagine about psychological well being will help develop schooling for therapeutic massage therapists to higher serve their purchasers and supply sources for many who are in want of psychological well being assist.
Involved in becoming a member of MassageNet and collaborating in thrilling research?