Ralph Stephens, my NRT instructor is 2017 Instructor of the year!!! YOU ARE the BEST!!! I am so fortunate learning NRT (Upper and Lower Body) from you. Ralph received the Continuing Education Instructor of the Year award for 2017 from the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education (AFMTE), sponsored by Performance Health (Bio-Freeze and TheraBand) and […]
Serving the Keikis to Kupunas.
My journey of massage has allowed me to take care our keikis and kupunas. It has been a blessing to be able to give back to our island community. I will always strive to first administer the gentle techniques I have learned and gradually go to deeper techniques when needed. My intent is to improve […]
Pa Ola Lomi Lomi (Phase 1) Completed
Pa Ola Hawaiian Holistic Technique (Quick Fix – Lomi Lomi) I received my Pa Ola Certification of Completion on November 21, 2016. This learning experience has been long (16 months with breaks) but well worth the time and effort. I learned this style from Kumu Enrick Ortiz who received his knowledge from Kumu Alva Andrews. […]
How I am helping people with facia issues with Kinessage therapy.
Kinessage has changed my approach in addressing my client’s muscular discomfort. I have integrated Kinessage (Kinesiology and myofacial release) when muscle texture dictates which has helped many clients. This article helps illustrates how facia affects the body and how releasing it could help you. http://www.massagetherapy.com/articles/index.php/article_id/1939/Let-Your-Fascia-Flow
New Certification: “MYOSKELETAL THERAPIST”.
I am finally certified as a “Myoskeletal Therapist” from Eric Dalton’s Myoskeletal Techniques – Posture & Pain Specialist (Freedom of Pain Institute) effective September 6, 2013. This is just the beginning of my journey with this study to become the best therapist I can be so I can further help my clients with their muscular […]