Massage increases employees’ performances and productivity, reduces adverse effects associated with repetitive work tasks and prolonged sitting positions, reduces stress and tension, and improves good feelings about the workplace.
Massage may be performed in a specialized massage chair or on a massage table. Sessions generally run five to 30 minutes and may last as long as an hour. The program can be initiated by employee or employer, and funded by an individual or corporate budget.
A popular service which can be offered at the employee’s workstation, or in a conference room or office. The massage therapist uses a special chair for the massage sessions that can range from five to 20 minutes. During the massage, the recipient is seated and fully clothed. No oil is used. The massage therapist uses techniques that focus on the upper part of the body — neck, head, shoulders, back and arms.
Some work places prefer to offer their employees a longer and more relaxing massage session. We come to your work site and transform a conference room or private office into a soothing stress-free zone for the day! Our therapists bring a massage table, linens, music and lighting to create the perfect environment for relaxation. Massages may be scheduled on the half hour and hour.
Why is on-site chair massage so popular?
Massage immediately reduces stress! Immediate positive effects mean that employees feel better right away. Massage is suitable in any work environment and it complements other wellness programs.
Benefits of Massage at Work Programs
- Increases employee performance and productivity
- Reduces adverse effects associated with repetitive tasks and prolonged sitting positions
- Broad employee appeal base
- Shows the employer cares
- Improves good feelings about the workplace
- Enhances employee loyalty
- Relieves tension and tired muscles
- Reduces employee absenteeism
- Energizes and motivates employees
How to Initiate Your On-Site Massage Program
Enliven Wellness Works provides options to incorporate massage into your workplace wellness programs. Massage can be a great addition to company health fairs and special occasions. Consider integrating massage therapy as an incentive to other wellness program initiatives. Your company may offer massage as a reward for participation in wellness programs, meeting sales goals, employment anniversaries and more!