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Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Therapy, Hot Stone & Pregnancy Massage.  Buy Massage Gift Certificates in our secure shopping cart.
Albuquerque, NM

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Don
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  Lana
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Licensed Massage Therapist Bios

Don - Sports and Deep Tissue

Don Gillmore, BS, RMTI, Licensed Massage Therapist, uses traditional Swedish massage combined with other modalities including Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue therapy, Shiatsu, Reflexology and Trigger Point therapy to provide each client with the individual treatment required. Don has been a registered massage therapy  instructor and has taught anatomy and physiology. He specializes in sciatica, back pain relief and sports or auto accident injury recovery.  As a Level II Reiki Practitioner, he often combines this and other energy techniques to support the emotional and spiritual healing process for clients. Don received a B.S. (Pre-med) in 1972.  Since then he has worked as an architectural designer, wood worker, project engineer and systems analyst. Thus he brings  a logical and analytical approach to the field of therapeutic massage. NM Lic. No. 1763.
Specialities:
Deep Tissue Massage Therapy
Sports Massage
Accident Injury Recovery
Ionic Body Balancer - Ion Detox Foot Bath
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Far Infrared Sauna Sessions

Affiliations
Don is certified by the National Certification board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCTMB) since 1994.

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Susan - hot stone & IonCleanse

Susan L. Kocina, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Colorpuncture Practitioner and Equine Sports Massage Therapist, uses a holistic approach to healing in her sessions. Her massage encompasses many different modalities, as she has been trained  in Deep Tissue, Trigger Point therapy, Myofascial Release, Craniosacral, Esogetic Colorpuncture and Reiki. In her sessions she uses long, deep strokes to facilitate a very relaxing, yet energizing massage.  Her sessions blend hands on with energy work and colorpunture therapies. Susan is an accredited Tai Chi Chih instructor and has over 20 years of meditation practice. Her sessions relieve the accumulated effects that stress can have on our health and well-being. Each therapeutic session is tailored for the individual's unique healing needs. NM Lic. No. 1735.

Specialities:
Esogetic Colorpuncture
Hot Stone Massage
IonCleanse - Ionic Detox
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Craniosacral
Equine Sports Massage

Affiliations
Susan received her national certification from the National Certification board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork in 1994, Equine Sports Massage Certification by Equissage in 1999 and Colorpuncture Practitioner Certification by the Mandel Institute in Germany in 2002.

dao energy work

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rose deep tissue & pregnancy

Rose Smith, Licensed Massage Therapist, is trained in a wide variety of modalities including Swedish, Sports massage with a focus on massage for training and injury rehabilitation,  Shiatsu,  Reflexology, Trigger Point therapy, Neuromuscular therapy, Postural analysis Movement re-education, Chair Massage, Craniosacral therapy, and Polarity therapy. She is certified in Pregnancy and Postpartum massage and has taught infant massage to parents.  Rose combines a gentle and nurturing touch with her knowledge of massage to create a massage session specifically tailored to her  client's needs.  She believes that true healing comes from within the individual and works to facilitate an environment where healing can occur.  NM Lic. No. 2573.

Specialities:
Pregnancy and Postpartum Massage
Sports Massage

Affiliations
Rose received her national certification from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork since 1996 and is a  member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP)

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Lana - intuitive hot stone

Lana Wheeler,  BA, Licensed Massage Therapist, has been trained in traditional Swedish Massage, Neuromuscular Therapy, Trigger Point, Craniosacral, Polarity, Reflexology and Myofascial Release.  She incorporates intuitive energy techniques with therapeutic bodywork as needed in her sessions and is convinced that regular, deep, relaxing massage can relieve stress  and encourage a sense of well being.  Before studying massage therapy, Lana lived and traveled in South America for 10 years and speaks fluent Spanish.  NM Lic. No. 3084.

Specialities:
Deep Tissue Massage
Hot Stone Massage
Intuitive Energy Work

Affiliations
Lana is certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCTMB) since 1999 and is a  member of the International Massage Association (IMA)

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Gloria - reflexology

Gloria Graeber, Licensed Massage Therapist, began her interest in healing at a very early, unbeknown to her, through her grandmother. The true aspects of healing through  touch and listening on all levels - spiritual, emotional, and physical were practiced daily.  Being trained in Swedish massage, deep tissue, sports, myofascial release, Reflexology, Reiki, Geriatric and Chair Massage has culminated a lifelong desire to assist and encourage healing.  Gloria practices a vegetarian life style, respecting all forms of life, allowing this awareness to create a peaceful massage session.  Lic. No. 1580.

Specialities:
Deep Tissue Massage
Reflexology

Affiliations
Gloria is certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCTMB) since 1993. NCTMB cert. No. 002961-00

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