Credentials: Certified Massage Therapist, Oncology Massage, Reflexology, Lymphatic Drainage
I went to school 2004 / at: Colorado School of Healing Arts
I choose this field because: Of my desire to support patients and clients on their path to complete health and wellness.
I’ve been working in the field since: 2004 as a self-employed massage therapist
I joined Medicine Hands when/because: 2010; to help patients on their path to healing
I most enjoy being a massage therapist because: I am able to support patients and clients where they are at present, and provide compassion and healing.
The most important things I feel about healing touch therapy in assisting patients and/or caregivers is: Healing touch is powerful and benefits all who receive massage. I believe we all have the ability to naturally heal ourselves and I encourage and support my clients as they work toward their goal.
My favorite patient story is: I enjoy watching patients realize the power they have within the healing process.
I am proudest of my ability to: Listening to patients/caregivers/staff and provide what they feel they need at that particular time.
When not working, I like to: Read, hike, walk, meditate, cook and practice yoga.
Quote: “There is no substitute for human touch”