Bodywork

bodywork-west-copyTwo comfortably appointed bodywork rooms offer the best in bodywork and massage therapies to enhance your well-being.

Activate the fullest expression of your core wellness. Integrate all parts of yourself through good bodywork so you can enjoy your whole being.

The experienced and licensed bodyworkers may be reached directly for appointments at the numbers listed below.

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CATHLEEN JASPER (Five Seasons Acupuncture)

Acupuncture can help relieve pain, promote healing and provide stress relief for routine or chronic health concerns. Cathleen completed undergraduate studies at Bates College. She has a Master’s degree from the New England School of Acupuncture and is nationally certified by the NCCAOM and licensed to practice under the Massachusetts Board of Medicine.

Acupuncture treatments are personally tailored to meet the needs of each client. Besides needles, Cathleen also provides cupping therapy, electro-acupuncture, polarity treatments, tui na massage, ear candles, moxabustion, and more.

Contact Cathleen at 508.776.2303

 

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JENNIFER KLEIN

Jennifer, BA, LMT & RMT graduated with a BFA in Visual Arts from St. Michael’s College. Always having a love of working with her hands, she found herself enrolled at The Palmer Institute of Massage and Bodywork in Salem, MA and has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2006. It was during her time at Palmer where she was introduced to the world of Energy Work and has continued on that path of learning, becoming a certified Reiki Master-Teacher in 2010. Jennifer has had a training in Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Reiki and for the expectant mother, Pregnancy massage. She draws from these techniques, listening to the bodies’ cues in order to blend for you a unique session so that you feel relaxed, invigorated and anew upon getting off the table. She uses only organic lotions, oils and laundry detergents. As a professional member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, Jennifer is always working on expanding her training so that she may better serve and help her clients. She is a board member of the Martha’s Vineyard Women’s Network, a member of the Martha’s Vineyard Whole Health Alliance and is Massachusetts State Certified.

For more information please visit www.jenniferkleinmassage.com or call 508.560.1685

 

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Sandra, LMT, NCBTMB, BCST, is a skilled licensed therapeutic massage therapist and a biodynamic craniosacral therapist. She received her massage training at the Stillpoint Program in Greenfield, MA and graduated from the biodynamic craniosacral therapy program in Boulder, CO at the Colorado School of Energy Studies. She is nationally certified by the Board of Massage and Bodyworkers and has also studied Zero Balancing as well as Thai Massage and Reiki in Chaing Mai, Thailand.

Sandra is dedicated to therapeutic bodywork. She has over 10 years of experience working with people in the healing arts. She draws from her instinctive, highly intuitive and nurturing touch; integrating Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular therapy, Myofascial release, Rocking along with Craniosacral therapy to help support the bodies natural instinct for health. She offers support developing individual goals of enhanced health and well-being, as well as optimal balance and alignment of the body.

Sandra also has extensive training in Anusara® Yoga, having completed 200 hours of teacher training. She is a health coach graduate from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and has studied sacred plant medicine at the Gaia School of Healing in VT.

Contact Sandra at 413.297.5877 or at foundationalmassage@gmail.com.

 

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Scarlet Johnson is a certified Yoga teacher and Reiki Master. “Reiki is an ancient, gentle, hands-on healing art that helps you feel better and heal better. You can use Reiki to facilitate deep relaxation, relieve pain, and promote healing and personal growth. Reiki stimulates your body’s innate healing resources, encouraging a return to wellness.” -Libby Barnett, Reiki Master.

Contact Scarlet at 908.310.9133 or at scarlet@scarletyoga.com.

Jan Hulka Healing Therapies

JAN HULKA, M.S.

A Certified Holistic Health Practitioner, is a trained physical therapist from the Czech Republic. He completed advanced levels of Craniosacral Therapy training with Dr. John Upledger, the founder of this gentle and powerful hands-on method, at the Upledger Institute in Florida.

He specializes in releasing physical and emotional pain, trauma, stress, tension and improving immune system function. Jan has experience working with clients of all ages and diagnoses, and is able to draw from his backgrounds in Physical Therapy, Brain and Spinal Cord Therapy, Zero Balancing, Lymph Drainage Therapy, Shiatsu, Reiki and other bodywork modalities to complement his Craniosacral Therapy practice.

The increased range of motion and structural/postural realignment you will gain, allow for ease of movement within your daily home, work and recreational life. You will also find relief, relaxation, motivation, harmony, a greater sense of well-being and even support for your personal growth.

A comprehensive home program can be designed to best support your needs and goals to achieve and maintain your optimum healthy lifestyle.

Jan offers you the opportunity to reconnect with your body’s own natural energy, balance and joy.

For more information you can visit Jan’s website www.hulkahealingtherapies.com

To schedule an appointment please call 781.588.3686.

 

heatherHEATHER THURBER, AVB, RH, CA

Heather is a certified Kripalu School of Ayurveda trained practitioner who specializes in restorative and lymphatic bodywork treatment services, which closely follow the southern Ayurveda medicine practices found in Kerala, India. Registered with the National Ayurveda Medical Association, Heather is a prestigious award winning clinical Herbalist and certified master gardener, growing many of the medicinal plants used in treatment services. A registered Herbalist with the American Herbalist Guild, Heather offers a comprehensive approach to Ayurveda bodywork with natural plant sciences in mind, utilizing her certificate of aromatology from the American College of Healthcare Sciences and her extensive background in field studies, closely working with plant medicine since 1994.

Ayurveda medicine is an ancient science and healing system which emphasizes the vitality and well-being of each person as an individual. Ayurveda Martha’s Vineyard offers clients authentic, traditional Ayurveda bodywork services and holistic consultations. Ayurvedic holistic approaches address the root of disease rather than the alleviation of symptoms. Incorporating the use of herbs, oils, essences, diet meditation, yoga and bodywork, Ayurveda’s 5,000+ year old principles offer deep reaching solutions to present day health concerns. Heather strives to provide deeply relaxing and rejuvenating Ayurveda treatment services.

For more information visit: www.ayurveda-mv.com

To schedule an appointment please contact: 508.560.6227 or heather@ayurveda-mv.com