Massage therapist Tina Allen has been named the 2011 International Massage Therapist of the Year by the organizers of the American Massage Conference.

Allen is an infant-massage and pediatric-massage instructor and founder of the Liddle Kidz Foundation, through which she takes massage therapists to underserved countries where the massage team provides massage therapy.

The American Massage Conference‘s inaugural event is in Atlanta, Georgia, May 20-22.

Editor’s note: For more information about Allen’s work, read “Massage Therapists Reach Out to Vietnamese Orphans,” in MASSAGE Magazine‘s February 2011 issue.


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