Massage in the workplace
With stress and anxiety levels reaching epidemic proportions, it is very important to find ways to help keep employees healthy and happy.
Integrating massage within your workplace wellness program is an excellent way to reduce repetitive strain injuries, as well as maintaining lower overall stress levels. Studies show that a well implemented program more than pays for itself in reduced turnover, reduced sick days and increased productivity.
Chair massage targets specific key areas such as the neck, back, and shoulders where many workplace injuries occur, such as Repetitive Stress Injuries, caused by repeated physical movements, as well as Tendinitis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome or Cumulative Trauma Disorder, caused by increased use of computers in the workplace. Chair massage programs are a relatively inexpensive way (...it often pays for itself! ) to manage these types of injuries, and work in conjunction with ergonomics in the workplace. Other benefits of chair massage include:
Wellness Fairs and Workplace Health and Safety Days: Generate excitement and enthusiasm at your wellness fair or workplace health and safety day, attract new employees and retain experienced one's by demonstrating that you care about their well-being.