M A S S A G E is T H E R A P E U T I C
Andrea Garcia, LMT
Andrea is a Massage Program graduate of the East West Colleges of the Healing Arts and has been practicing Massage for more than 15 years. Andrea’s excellent knowledge, experience and skills allow her to provide quality care to patients and clients who come seeking relief from pain and stress.
Andrea’s notable experience includes providing sports massages to the Portland Trailblazers during practice and before games. She also has extensive experience partnering closely with Physical Therapists, Chiropractors and Physicians to integrate top notch medical massage as a component of professional healthcare team.
Andrea enjoys creating a custom massage to meet the exact needs of her clients using a variety of modalities including Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release and craniosacral.
Valerie Carsey, LMT
Valerie has been a massage therapist for 18 years, graduating from Mueller College of Holistic Studies. She worked independently in her own practice in Ventura County, California for 4 years where she worked closely with a Chiropractor who shared offices with her.
Valerie also earned additional certification in 2003 in Aromatherapy from Ojai School of Massage and is able to combine this education to create a healing and nurturing environment for her clientele.
Formally, she has received training in the following massage techniques and modalities:
- Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Release
- Acupressure, Cranio-Sacral Therapy, Stretching, Lymphatic Drainage
With her 18 years of experience in treating multiple patients of different demographics and needs, she is able to blend all that she has learned into the most effective manual techniques to suit her clients’ needs.