Women Overtake Men in the Massage Therapy Profession
Updated: Apr 20, 2020
When it comes to the role of gender and the profession of bodywork, the spectrum of issues are vast. Gender undoubtedly plays a large role in the daily business of a Massage Therapist.
Why do male therapist often struggle to build a client based practice or find themselves discounted from job interviews?
"... because I don't want my therapist thinking about sex while they're working on me, if it's a man, I know he will be."-Gina, Denver Colorado business owner
Vulnerability, Comfort, and Gender Discrimination all seem to play a role in Females dominating the massage therapy profession.
Finding Answers and Seeking Advice
With so much at stake, what advice can veterans offer their newer male colleagues when it comes to fighting the challenges of gender? Click the link to read the full article