Hand, Wrist and Forearm Therapy Normalizes Tissues

Hand and wrist injuries can be managed through effective soft tissue rehabilitation. These repetitive use injuries do not require a traumatic incident to injure a joint, muscle or tendon.   These injuries happen slowly over time but can end up in very traumatic.  No profound event is required. There is often no pain warning until […]

Massage Therapists – Heal Thyself

I have conducted many bodyworking seminars for thousands of massage therapists.  I can tell you that working a room full of massage therapists on massage tables is like working at a battlefield hospital without the blood. Initially, I would ask it each therapist if he or she had any issues that caused pain. After having asked this […]

The Healing Power of Tissue Decompression

There is no line between natural renewal and natural healing.  The healing process of soft tissue decompression restores and renews it’s natural beauty.  Healthy tissues are more firm, tight and produces less blemishes.  The reasons are obvious.  Tissues that are affected by blockages, toxins, adhesion and chronic tension cannot function normally.  These conditions result in […]

Benefits of Decompression Massage Therapy

I’m Cathey, I’m a massage therapist in Texas. And I’m just going to share with you a little bit of my experience. I’ve been a massage therapist for a little over 5 years now. I got into it because I was a yoga therapist and yoga teacher. And I incorporated massage as I understood it […]

Marketing the Massage Business

Marketing Message

The best way to market the massage business is not to market massage. Massage is something everyone offers. If you expect to stand out from the crowd consider changing your body work services to something that is not so common. Be specific on each type of body work speciality service you offer such as body […]


Arthritis treatment

I am Cathey Carbaugh. I am a certified DMT therapist, a LMT, and a yoga therapist. Today we are going to talk about arthritis. I am blessed to live in a retirement community and there are so many people and their hands, they can’t straighten them and their in a lot of pain. DMT is […]

DMT Workshop Series for Massage Therapist

DMT Workshop Series

This was shot during the DMT workshop series for the massage therapist. These 4 hr. workshops were conducted on a weekly basis. They were part lecture, part demonstration and the largest part was hands on. During the hand on a portion of the workshop therapist had the opportunity to experience the therapy. There ware banks […]

Natural Soft Tissue Renewal Therapy

Soft Tissue Decompression Therapy

DMT is a natural soft tissue renewal therapy. DMT goes by many names: negative pressure therapy, reverse massage, and subatmospheric therapy to name just a few. The concept is to reduce atmospheric compression of the tissue by using a pressure lower than the atmospheric pressure.  The result is a dramatic movement of tissue fibers and […]

Lymph Drainage

Lymph drainage using bodywand

Cathy Carbaugh is an experienced yogi instructor, licensed massage therapist and DMT therapist. In this short video she discusses lymph drainage and the use of the body wand that comes with the DMS-2000 tissue decompression massage system. The body wand is metal and she admits to being reluctant to use the want because it was […]


Detoxification Therapy

Cathy Carbaugh LMT, DMT discusses detoxification with the iSculpt (DMT) machine. Imagine a stack of books. The bottom book has so much compression and so much pressure and if you can take that pressure off, you re-leave a lot of pain a lot of stagnation. Your body is like a perfect model of the earth. […]