Rebecca Pollock, LMT, BCTMB
Rebecca has been a practicing massage therapist for over 20 years. She has worked in chiropractic offices, day spas, five-star hotel spas, fitness facilities, private practice and wellness clinics. She combines elements of Ayurveda, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western principles to create therapeutic experiences for her clients. Education is her real passion. She taught in massage therapy schools in Chicago for 8 years and ran the Chicago College of Healing Arts (CCHA) for two years. As an NCBTMB Approved Provider, she currently teaches continuing education in Hot stone massage, Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Financial Wellness and Mindset. She also consults for educators in curriculum development and the approval process. Helping with the growth of the massage community she was a committee member for NCBTMB for 2 years and worked as the School Outreach Specialist at NCBTMB for 5 years. She is a member of the American Herbalist Guild (AHG), THAI Healing Alliance (THAI) and the Florida State Massage Therapy Association (FSMTA). She was the Education Chair, Secretary and President of the Southwest Chapter of the FSMTA as well as currently the Educational Standards Chair for the FSMTA. Her articles have been published in Massage Message Magazine: The Body of Herbs; and Massage Magazine: If You Don’t Offer These Spa Services, Your Clients are Missing Out, 3 Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Your Spa Practice, and How to Handle Financial Stress. She currently has a private massage practice at Joyful Yoga in Bonita Springs as well as offers private consulting sessions for massage therapists.