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Facing cuts, UA mulls program eliminations

...academic programs have been scheduled to be "taught out" and ultimately deleted, including UAA's certificates in massage therapy, pharmacy technology and paralegal studies and its master's degree in computer science.Of the programs identified...
New rules promise to give Alaska massage therapy a workover

Now, massage therapists are the ones getting a workover. Effective July 1, the state of Alaska is requiring all practicing massage therapists to get a license.
'Mother of midwifery' in Alaska retires

...also offers pregnancy testing, prenatal exams, postpartum exams and family services that include doula services, massage therapy, child birthing classes, parenting classes and new parent groups. ? For those who do a home birth through the center...
Thank you to UAS Alumni Spring Auction Donors, Bidders and Volunteers

...Breeze In, Kevin & Marilyn Brooks, Kristin Brown, Barbara & Jerry Burnett, David & Keni Campbell, Chez Sante Massage Therapy, Coastal Helicopters, Coeur Alaska Kensington Gold Mine, Costco, JoAnne Craig, Crazy Wolf Studio, Curves, Cycle...
Sam's the man

...said.Kito is currently a registered lobbyist at the Capitol, and he works for two other lobbyists and the Alaska Massage Therapy Association that recently had two related bills introduced.He told reporters Friday that he has not made "particular...
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House OKs workers' comp revamp

...through pain" and agree to work. Rokeberg said there are several examples of workers abusing the system to get free massage therapy and pain medication for chronic pain. The final bill kept a measure to establish an appeals committee that would...
Academic Honors

...attending East West College of the Healing Arts in Portland, Ore. Goodwin is enrolled in the school's certified massage therapy program and is maintaining a 4.0 grade point average. To become certified, Goodwin must complete 600 hours of...
Around Town

...Chambers. Details: 586-5220. Hospice and Home Care seminar, 6-7:30 p.m., CCS training room. Topic is massage therapy, presented by Ron King. Details: 463-6134. Weekly Tlingit language gathering, 6-8 p.m. every Thursday...
Steve Merli: Dancing with the devil's club

...feel safe." Merli sees a lot of similarities between his clients at Wellspring Health Care Center, where he does massage therapy, and introducing kids to the woods. He talked about his work on a walk recently, cutting through Cope Park and...

...Vice President of the Legislation for the American Massage Therapy Association - Alaska Chapter. Beaudry-Beckstrom is a nationally certified massage therapy practitioner. She took her oath of office on Oct...


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