Jennifer Reider, BKin, LMT
Licensed Massage Therapist and Owner specializing in the rehabilitation of soft tissue injuries and chronic pain. Jennifer comes from a sports related background with over 9 years of work experience in the rehabilitation field helping the injured population return to activities of daily living and work demands through Exercise Therapy. Jennifer competed as a National team member in the 1999 World Championships for Trampoline and Tumbling and in 2002 graduated with a Bachelor of Physical Activity Studies from the University of Regina, SK, Canada. In 2009 Jennifer completed the Remedial Massage Therapy program from the MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy in Calgary, AB, Canada. This is where she further generated experience and expertise in assessment skills and the rehabilitation of soft tissue injuries and chronic pain. She is a member of abmp (Associate Bodywork and Massage Professionals) and is Licensed by the Ohio State Medical Board. Jennifer is certified in Myofascial Release Massage with training in Positional Release, Tigger Point Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage, Remedial/Rehabilitation Massage, Lymphatic Massage, Prenatal Massage, Chair Massage, Reflexology, Hot Bamboo Massage, and Cupping. She believes in the importance and responsibility of participating in continuing education courses as a way to grow personally and as a way to meet the needs and goals of her clients on a day to day basis. Plans to attend advanced training in additional therapies continue.
AWARENESS Massage and Wellness Center, LLC provides the opportunity to combine therapeutic massage techniques with physical activity related expertise to meet the needs and potential of individuals in growing the AWARENESS of their unique self in order to move toward optimal health of the body, mind and soul.
Sharon Fish, LMT
Sharon is a professional and compassionate Massage Therapist who graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Medical Massage. She received her license in 2011 and is a member of the Associated Massage and Bodywork Professionals. She is certified in Oncology Massage as well as Manual Lymph Drainage, a gentle relaxing, yet powerful technique to help rid the body of excess fluid and toxins. She has training in Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Prenatal, Reflexology, Sciatica Relief, Positional Relief, Aromatherapy and Hot Bamboo Massage. She is also a level 2 Reiki master, which is a wonderful healing energy therapy. Since Sharon's sessions are based on her clients individual needs, different techniques are incorporated into each appointment. She is passionate about helping her clients with their own personal goals with massage and helping her clients to find solutions to manage their chronic pain. Sharon loves that she is in a field that she can continuously learn and better herself and is proud of her ability to care for and tailor each massage to the needs and goals of her clients!
Robin Gaeta, LMT (available May through November)
Robin graduated in February of 2008 from the Florida Academy of Massage. She is certified through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodyworkers and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. Robin is certified in: Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, The Auth Method Forearm Therapeutic Massage (deep massage using forearms), Trigger Point Therapy, Pre-natal Massage, Reflexology, Oncology Massage, Hot Bamboo Massage, Basic Lymphatic Massage, and Massage Cupping. Robin loves working with clients to help decrease their pain and bring relief to chronic issues. She can provide extra focus to the neck, shoulders, low back, as well as, sciatic issues. She can help those suffering from fibromyalgia, chronic migraines and high levels of stress. Robin incorporates stretching, movement, and kneading to provide a restorative, therapeutic treatment that aids in the body’s natural healing process and helps re-connect the person as a whole. Each of Robin’s massages are customized to meet the specific needs of each client. Robin’s therapeutic massage style blends: The Auth method of forearm massage with specific trigger point techniques, coupled with deep flowing Swedish massage movements along with Thai on the table stretches. All of these techniques combined, provide for profound relaxation of body, mind and soul; leaving you ultimately feeling mentally and physically renewed and energetically balanced.
Anne Ondrey, MSW, E-RYT, C-IAYT, Usui & Karuna Reiki Master, Yoga TuneUp®Certified Instructor
Level 3 Fascial Stretch Specialist (FST), Neurokinetic Therapy Level 1
Anne combines a number of modalities to assist clients in their own healing process. She is a Level 3 Fascial Stretch Therapist trained through Stretch to Win; a Certified Yoga Therapist with the International Association of Yoga Therapists; a yoga instructor and continuing education provider with the Yoga Alliance specializing in alignment, restorative yoga and chair yoga; a certified Yoga TuneUp® instructor using myofascial release products to assist with greater mobility and freedom; a Level 1 Neurokinetic Therapy practitioner (NKT), and a Reiki Master. Anne has a Masters in Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh and an undergraduate degree in Music from Brown University. Anne has been teaching yoga and working with students in Lake and Geauga County for 12 years and is delighted to be at Awareness Massage & Wellness. She sees clients at Awareness for postural and movement assessments, Neurokinetic Therapy for muscle rebalancing to reduce and eliminate pain patterns, fascial stretch, and fascial stretch with Reiki. Anne is also an "anatomy nerd" and is delighted to study anatomy in the Immaculate Dissection program with Dr. Kathy Dooley in New York City!
LINKSUniversity of Regina MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy Howard Rontal's Myofascial Release Massage Manual Lymphatic Drainage Certification Fascial Stretch Technique - Stretch to Win Z-Health Performance Solutions Yoga Tune Up Technique Positional Release Training ABMP Ohio State Medical Board Massage Therapy Public Education Site The Original Jojoba Company
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