Industry News for Florida Chiropractic Association
Oakland, Florida 34787
Benny Vaughn, LMT, BCTMB, ATC, LAT, CSCS, MTI focuses on clients who present with a wide range of orthopedic complaints. His work with High School, College, Professional and Olympic athletes has produced massage therapy protocols for a variety of orthopedic complaints that respond successfully to massage therapy intervention.
George Kousaleos, LMT, founder of CORE Institute, runs XPE sports bodywork mentorship program at this elite training facility and has an unparalleled record of success in preparing the nation’s top collegiate and professional athletes as well as high school athletes in a variety of sports, to achieve and exceed their athletic performance goals.
- Michael McGillicuddy LMT, NCTMB, CKTI is the owner and administrator of the Central Florida School of Massage Therapy in Winter Park, Florida, where he teaches and practices massage therapy. Michael designed and conducts a Sports Internship Program at the University of Central Florida for graduate students of massage therapy. The World Massage Festival inducted Michael into their Hall of Fame in 2011 and awarded him Teacher of the Year.
The trio of headliners for massage therapist continuing education at The National 2017, August 24-27 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, has just been announced. Massage therapists Benny Vaughn, George Kousaleos & and Michael McGillicuddy will provide 12 hours of hands-on massage therapy continuing education accredited through NCBTMB, along with six hours of Florida required topics in Florida Laws and Rules, Ethics and Medical Errors for LMT license renewal. All three speakers are sponsored by Performance Health.
As part of its educational mission, The National by FCA has fostered better understanding and improved collaboration between chiropractic and massage, in the interest of improved patient care. A “Massage Oasis” sponsored by Performance Health, Inc. will provide complimentary chair and foot massages to registered conference attendees on an appointment basis during Friday and Saturday of the show.
The National by FCA annually hosts 5,000 attendees & vendors combined, with vendors occupying more than 400 booths. The National also offers the most prestigious educational program in the chiropractic industry, housing over 70 international speakers bringing cutting edge information on chiropractic health and wellness.
Performance Health, manufacturer and marketer of Biofreeze®, Bon Vital'®, TheraBand™, Cramer® and Thera°Pearl® health and wellness products, has partnered with the association to provide outstanding educational programs for chiropractic physicians and massage therapists at The National by FCA.
For more information and to register, visit www.thenationalchiro.com. Save the date for this outstanding event where the “Who’s Who” of chiropractic come together to collaborate, share and celebrate the growth of chiropractic health care!
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About Performance Health
Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, Performance Health is a global health, wellness and self-care company. The Performance Health brands include Biofreeze®, TheraBand®, Cramer®, Active Ankle®, Bon Vital'®, BVspa™, Perform®, and Thera°Pearl®, all of which collectively create a complementary product offering that has helped professionals, patients and consumers relieve pain, accelerate recovery, grow stronger, and enhance quality of life for nearly 100 years.
About the Florida Chiropractic Association
The Florida Chiropractic Association (FCA) is the largest state chiropractic association in the U.S., with a membership nearing 5,000. It serves as a representative membership organization of the chiropractic profession in Florida and as its official spokesman, seeking to maintain the science of chiropractic as a separate and distinct member of the health arts professions, protecting and advancing in every way not contrary to law the philosophy, science and art of chiropractic and the professional welfare of its members. It does so through advocacy, public education, and the provision of information, resources and leadership to its members. The FCA hosts the largest and most diverse educational and expo events in chiropractic worldwide each year, offering license renewal continuing education approved in 45 states.
For information on the Florida Chiropractic Association (FCA), visit http://www.fcachiro.org.
For information on The National by FCA, the world’s largest chiropractic event, visit
Florida Chiropractic Association, Inc.