Linda Mac Dougall is the founder of Senior Massage Group.
She has an M.A. in Counseling Psychology and has spent many years working with the developmentally disabled as direct care to an administrator of two large group homes. She was a federal ISP advocate for the state of Hawaii’s DD population before training in holistic health and massage, and specializing in seniors and the disabled.
Now she has authored “The ‘S.P.I.R.I.T.’ Method of Massage for Seniors … Raising the Bar“, following up on her article in “101 Great Ways to Improve Your Health”. Both are available on Amazon.com.
She has taught senior massage classes, provided care taker training, spoken to groups on related topics including a training for Orange County SCE. Linda has also coached/mentored new massage therapists.
About Senior Massage Group
We are an agency pool of well-trained, pre-screened (CMTC, ABMP, AMTA, etc.), licensed and insured massage therapists. Think of us as a kind of temp agency for massage therapists. We provided access to specialized massage for
4. disabled of all ages
5. care givers
in managed care living facilities, in-home, or in-office.
We partner with agencies serving seniors, the elderly, and a variety of disabilities. Our partners understand both the physical and mental benefits of massage therapy and work to help us bring it to their clients through contracting with our service.
For research done on health issues and massage therapy by Tiffany Fields:
www6.miami.edu/touch-research/ for a deeper understanding.
From Alzheimer’s to Parkinson’s, ADHD to depression, massage can bring comfort and calm over time. Mac Dougall Consulting offers one-on-one loving touch to those you care about.
We also understand how the stresses of care giving can overload your mind and body. We take good care of care givers, too! Here’s a quick video on how we help. How we help.
SeniorMassageGroup.com is run and operated by MacDougall Consulting for Disabilities.