• ‘STROKES’ Blog

    STROKES Supplementary notes to accompany “Debbie and Terri: a special patient-therapist relationship.” At NIM 16/10/2016 A stroke is a serious, life-threatening medical condition that occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. It is an urgent medical emergency and the sooner the patient receives skilled medical attention the less damage Continue reading »


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  • FOOTNOTE from last Sports Massage Blog!

    Following on from “Sports Massage” there follows a list of “massage treatments” available in the Greater Manchester area that a group of Remedial Massage students compiled from a survey of local media advertising during their course. MASSAGE IN MANCHESTER 2016 HOLISTIC MASSAGE THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE ORTHOPAEDIC MASSAGE SWEDISH MASSAGE REMEDIAL MASSAGE RELAXATION MASSAGE DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE Continue reading »


    SPORTS MASSAGE – A (VERY) PERSONAL VIEW We read and hear some interesting reports about sports massage. Over the last few years patients have told us about their experiences with sports massage, some good and some not so good at all. An American expert commentator, McGillicuddy, stated that is was not just a matter of Continue reading »

  • ‘SKILL’ September 2016

    SKILL BULLETIN The on-line newsletter of the Northern Institute of Massage (Founded 1924) SEPTEMBER 2016                                                                                ISSUE NUMBER: 218 IN THIS ISSUE OF SKILL BULLETIN Patients with chronic back pain Student examinations in Cork and Londonderry NAMMT news and information about the AGM A very special therapist-patient relationship Alan Elliott MBE retires from the FFC News Continue reading »

  • AUGUST 2016 NEWS

    AUGUST 2016 NEWS DIPLOMA IN ADVANCED REMEDIAL MASSAGE 2016/17 The prospectus for this Course is now available. The first Theoretical Module will be sent out upon receipt of initial payment, the first Practical Seminar will be in January. Early registration is advised as places are limited. Please email/telephone with your contact details to receive the Continue reading »

  • JUNE 2016 NEWS

    JUNE 2016 NEWS     REMEDIAL MASSAGE & MASSAGE THERAPY DIPLOMA COURSES Registrations for the above two Courses are ongoing all year round. The next Practical Weekend start date is Saturday 9th July, 2016 with only **TWO PLACES LEFT** To enrol please contact the office. For further details about the Courses click on the links Continue reading »

  • MAY 2016 ‘SKILL’ Bulletin

    SKILL BULLETIN The on-line newsletter from the Northern Institute of Massage May 2016 Issue Number: 217 In this issue of Skill Bulletin: Testimony about massage treatments from a Parkinson’s sufferer Updating the Northern Institute’s on-line modules: register, browse, pay and download and gain CPD credits Essential Oils: safe and effective use in your treatments The Continue reading »

  • ‘K’ Taping Workshop 23rd April

    There are still a couple of places left on the ‘K’ Taping Workshop on Saturday 23rd April 2016. To register, click on the ‘CPD Courses’ tab or ring the office with credit/debit card details. For more information, contact the office information@nim.co.uk