Despite having a long to-do list and errands, you should definitely unwind after all of it has been crossed out. Or you can even take a break halfway through your list to give you that boost of energy to complete what’s left. Taking a break doesn’t waste your time, it naturally recharges you by maximizing your body’s capabilities as if it were only about to start working. What better way to do that than have a massage?
Massage therapists can relieve your pain, reduce stress, unwind bound-up muscles and make you feel generally better. In addition, they can also help rehabilitate injuries, improve circulation, and increase relaxation. Now who doesn’t want that?
There are a lot of kinds of massage therapy techniques today. Some therapists specialize in deep-tissue, acupressure, reflexology, orthopedic, and sports massage. You’ll surely find one type of massage that you’re most comfortable with.
We’re way ahead of you. Yup, we’ve done our research to minimize the trouble of you having to looking for a massage therapist in your area. We now give you our Top 10 Massage Therapists in Maine!
Ren graduated from East-West College of the Healing Arts in 2002, and has been licensed to practice massage since 2003. He is trained in numerous massage modalities including Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, sports massage, active and passive stretching methods, and the John F. Barnes method of myofacial release. In 2009, he became certified in Thai massage with Jeanne Coleman and incorporates this ancient and invigorating healing modality in all his sessions.
Amy is a graduate of Simmons College in Boston and the Muscular Therapy Institute of Cambridge, Massachusetts. She brings energy, enthusiasm and compassion to her work, helping people in the Portland area to care for themselves since 1991.
Ashley is a licensed massage therapist and was voted Greater Augusta’s Best Massage Therapy in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. Ashley obtained her education through Fuller Circle’s School for Therapeutic Massage in 2007. She offers Swedish (relaxation), prenatal, hot stone, and deep tissue massage. All sessions are customized to the client’s needs.
Beth attended the Downeast School of Massage in 1988, and spent the next several years attending more than 1100 hours of classes in advanced techniques from the fields of Massage Therapy, (Neuromuscular, Myofascial massage, Structural Bodywork), Physical Therapy, (Mulligan Mobilization, KineseoTaping), Osteopathy, (Muscle Energy Technique), Chiropractic (CranioStructural Integration), and Sports Medicine (Muscular Therapy Institute’s Injury Evaluation and Treatment).
Staci graduated from Polarity Realization Institute in September of 1999. She specialized in deep tissue, trigger point therapy, Swedish, pregnancy, and positional release. The work she does during a typical session is usually a combination of many styles, tailored to each individual’s needs. As a result, her work continues to be fresh and interesting. She is always eager to learn new massage techniques and approaches.
Dorothy graduated from the Downeast School of Massage in 1994 with an emphasis in Sports Massage. She is a Maine Licensed Massage Therapist and is Nationally Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). She is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and active with the AMTA Maine Sports Massage Team. She is also a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP) and Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI) with the International Association of Infant Massage (IAIM). Dorothy specializes in offering therapeutic massage treatments tailored to suit your needs. She combines Swedish, Sports and Russian Massage techniques with CORE Myofascial Therapy, Orthopedic Massage and deep tissue strokes to reduce tension, promote relaxation and enhance your general health and well being.
Katie is a 2013 graduate of the Downeast School of Massage, where she majored in Healing Sports massage. Prior to studying massage therapy, she attended Saint Joseph’s College of Maine where she obtained a Bachelor’s of Science degree majoring in Kinesiology.
Being a massage therapist is the second most rewarding job Tom has ever had. He strives to use creativity and innovation with every client. As a massage therapist, Tom has the opportunity to make a positive and immediate impact on someone’s life.
Jeff is very proud to be the owner of Figgins Massage Therapy, an established Licensed Massage Therapist practice which specializes in Therapeutic Bodywork in Bangor, Maine. As the owner of Figgins Massage Therapy, he performs many different Massage Therapy techniques to help control pain and reduce stress, while promoting relaxation. He continues to expand his knowledge of massage along with different techniques to help deliver high quality work throughout the session for my clients. Jeff received his Massage training at Myotherapy Institute of Massage in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1996 and have been in business since then. He is also a Certified Massage Therapist from the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals since 1996.
Nancy is Nationally Certified and Maine State Licensed in both Massage Therapy & Cosmetology, as well as a Certified personal trainer. She has worked in the Health and Beauty Industry for over 22 years. Nancy received training in massage at the Downeast School of Massage, Therapeutic Bodywork Learning Center and Myotherapy College in Utah.