Here is a little information about our Licensed Massage Therapists!!
Amara is a licensed massage therapist, who graduated from The Massage School in Easthampton. She practices Swedish, sports, and deep tissue massage. She focuses on connecting with and calming the nervous system while digging into problem areas to relieve pain. She especially enjoys working on upper back, neck and hips. Whether you’re looking to target trigger points, increase mobility, relieve chronic pain, or just relax, every massage is tailored to your specific needs. As a member of the queer community, Amara has experience working with transgender clients. She is committed to creating a safe and inclusive space for individuals to express their needs and take charge of their physical, emotional and energetic health.
Ashley is a Licensed Massage Therapist in the state of Massachusetts, a 2014 graduate of The Massage School in Easthampton, MA, and a member of ABMP. While recovering from a car accident, she discovered firsthand the pain-relieving power of massage therapy. The experience motivated her to become a licensed practitioner herself, to share the benefits of massage with others.
She has a strong passion for helping people and has been on an ongoing quest of finding ways to do so. She is trained in many modalities including deep tissue, Reiki, Himalayan salt stone, hot stones, myofascial release, and core shamanism. She specializes in neck and lower back techniques.
Brittany’s admiration of the natural healing process of the human body has had a profound impact on hers and her clients lives. Having graduated from Asnuntuck Community College in 2018 in Massage Therapy, Brittany has continued her journey learning multiple modalities that enhance the overall health and well-being of her clients. Specializing in Swedish, Deep tissue, and Sports massage; she is also certified in cupping, Himalayan Salt Stone, and Prenatal massage. Being a firm believer in energetic healing, she is also certified in Reiki healing.
Her philosophy is that by utilizing massage and other body work type methods, the more aware we become of our body and mind.
Chelsea graduated from the Easthampton Massage School in 2018. She was inspired to learn massage therapy after years of working as a one-on-one aid for adolescence with disabilities. Chelsea continued her education by receiving certification in Cranio-Sacral therapy, cupping massage, fascia unwinding therapy, and most recently, reiki level 1 & 2. She is dedicated to understanding each client’s individual needs and providing a personally relaxing experience. Chelsea also has a bachelor’s degree in psychology, is trauma informed and a safe space for members of the LGBTQ+ community.
Dana O’Neill is a 2009 graduate of the Salter School in Fall River Mass with over 1000 hours of training in her field. Trained in relaxation, therapeutic, prenatal, aromatherapy and hot stone massage as well as cupping, Reiki and Craniosacral therapies.
With a background in mental health and nursing, she is grateful to have found a wholistic way to treat the body and the mind.
Jackie graduated from the Bancroft School for Massage Therapy in 1987. She was the team massage therapist for semi-pro hockey and soccer teams for several years. She also attended the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City as a massage therapist.
The focus of her work has been the balancing of the mind and body, structure, and function. Her sessions are Swedish based with rehab modalities such as myofascial release, trigger point therapy, Active Isolated Stretching, and joint mobilization. Her massage touch is firm, confident and caring. Jackie maintains an active focus on continuing her education including Tom Myers Anatomy Trains and Structural Work.
A graduate of the Easthampton Massage School, Josiah has been practicing massage in the area since 2011. The son of a massage therapist and married to one as well, massage has always and will always be a part of his life. Josiah strives to give his clients a blissful balance of relaxation and rehabilitation, integrating technique and pressure to ease tension in both body and mind. He blends Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, and Trigger Point Therapies into a unique style that maintains contact and flow, adapting to his clients’ needs and addressing all their problem areas. His favorite part of the job is seeing what a difference a massage can make in so little time!
Lia graduated from the Nationally Accredited Boulder College of Massage Therapy in Boulder, CO in 2012. She has over 9 years of experience as a Massage Therapist. She began her massage practice in CO and eventually moved back to Western MA where she grew up. Lia is passionate about creating a space for people to rest deeply and restore their energy. Whether you just need a relaxing spa day or experience chronic pain, her sessions are modified and intuitive.
Lia’s specialties include Swedish, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, and she is certified in Prenatal Massage.