In my private practice I specialize in Structural Bodywork Rehabilitation, Therapeutic Soft Tissue Therapy, the MELT Method & the Bellanina Facelift Massage.
Client sessions are designed to treat long term chronic pain symptoms, acute pain & injuries with advanced techniques in Myofascial Release, Myoskeletal Alignment Therapy, Neuromuscular Massage Therapy, Orthopedic Massage Therapy and Craniosacral Therapy along with range of motion techniques & Active Isolated Stretching. The combination of soft tissue therapy, rehabilitative, strengthening & stretching exercises, and self-care treatment programs help my clients recover efficiently and effectively to resume their favorite activities, excercise & training programs, sports activities as well as maintain their overall structure and well-being.
Certifications & Memberships (1993-2018): Bellanina Institute National Instructor Trainer (2017) BCTMB (Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork) – Certified (2016) Bellanina Institute Instructor (2012) MELT Method Instructor (2011 & 2012) NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) – Certified Personal Trainer (2010) NCTMB (National Certification in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork) – Certified (2000) IAHP (International Association of Healthcare Practitioners) – Member since 1996 Belavi Institute Specialist & Practitioner (1995)
AMTA (American Massage Therapy Association) – Member since 1994
LMT – Licensed Massage Therapist (1994)
Utah College of Massage Therapy (1993) Reiki Master (1993)
I am a certified MELT Method Instructor, Bellanina Institute Instructor and in August 2017 I became National Instructor Trainer for the Bellanina Institute. A graduate of the Utah College of Massage Therapy in 1993, Nationally Certified in Massage & Bodywork Therapy in 2000 and Board Certified in Massage & Bodywork Therapy in 2016, I have studied and trained with the finest instructors in the industry during the last twenty-five years, including the Upledger Institute, Paul St. John, James Waslaski, Neurosomatic Educators, Ben Benjamin, Erik Dalton, Aaron Mattes, Belle Tuckerman, Nina Howard & Sue Hitzmann.