Loretta Yurek graduated from Cortiva Institute in 2011. She targets problem areas while allowing time for the body and mind to relax into the work. She is fluent in Swedish, deep tissue, and sports massage. Loretta also provides reflexology and prenatal massages.
Michelle Cuciulan, LMT, has been practicing therapeutic, trauma informed massage since 2005. She is dedicated to helping others find a sense of balance and stress relief through an intuitive therapeutic touch. Combining modalities such as: Deep tissue, accupressure, sports massage, myofascial release, reflexology, chakra balancing, Reiki, as well as pre and post-natal. Graduated from The European Massage Therapy School, 2006
Monserrat Tapia, LMT, is a 2018 graduate of Estelle Medical Academy. She is a client-focused therapist skilled in creating a tailored treatment plan based on the client's needs. She provides a relaxing, therapeutic massage using various modalities such as Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Sports, PNF Stretching, and Myofascial release. Monserrat is bilingual in English/Spanish.
Nicholas "Niko" Rogue is a 2013 graduate from Blue Sky School of massage in Madison WI. He specializes in sports, deep tissue, Reiki and energetic spiritual healings. With sports clients Niko uses a blend of stretches and deep long strokes to relieve pain and assist in getting athletes ready to perform at their peak. For energy healings, Niko brings the skills as a Reiki Master to bring clients back to a grounded center.
Roseann Magda Graduated from the Chicago School of Massage Therapy in 1994 and has taught Swedish massage for six years. Her continuing education includes prenatal, oncology and cranial-sacral therapy. Roseann's warm and healing nature will put you at ease from the moment you arrive.
Tabitha Wells graduated from the Chicago School of Massage Therapy. She has over eight years of experience providing exceptional relaxation, deep tissue, remedial and sports massage, and customer service of the highest standard, She is dedicated to encouraging health, well-being and relaxation for every one of her clients.
Thomas Wiley graduated from the Chicago College of Healing Arts in 2008, where he received excellent training in several bodywork modalities including Swedish massage, Shiatsu, trigger point therapy, psycho-physical therapy, orthopedic assessment/postural analysis, and cranial-sacral therapy. He recently finished a course of advanced techniques in myofascial release, and also received his certification as a Structural Therapist (similar to Rolfing).
Alysa Guyer graduated in July 2016 from Universal Spa Training Academy in Downer’s Grove, IL. She specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Clinical Massage, Prenatal, Hot Stone and Reiki. She gained experience from working in multiple clinics as a Chiropractic Assistant throughout the past 10 years
Amanda Payne graduated from the European Massage Therapy School at the top of her class in 2006. Since then she has earned continuing education credits in reflexology, frozen shoulder therapy, aromatherapy, sciatic pain therapy, western and eastern herbal remedies for muscle pain, PNF stretching, and home self-massage for clients in between treatments. She combines all of these techniques when performing massage tailored to the clients needs.
Ellen Wessel graduated from the New School for Massage, Healing and Bodywork 2006. Her massage is an intuitive combination of Eastern and Western techniques. She begins with slow myofascial work. Listening to the body's response she then follows the "body maps" of Eastern modalities. Reducing congestion to improve the flow of chi (life force energy).
Janice Miller is a 1997 graduate of CSMT, is nationally certified by NCBTMB, state licensed and has studied and practiced craniosacral therapy since 1999. Her therapeutic experience includes the following techniques: Swedish, myofascial, deep tissue, pre-natal, hot stone and craniosacral therapy. Her goal within each session is to combine her intuition and experience to meet and support the individual needs of every client.
Jeanne Brady is a 2011 graduate of the European Massage Therapy School. With a strong foundation in Swedish and deep tissue techniques, she strives to provide clients with exceptional care in pain relief, stress reduction and overall wellness. Her training includes prenatal, PNF stretching. joint mobilization, acupressure, table Thai and Shiatsu, reflexology, medical massage, silicone cupping, hot stone and Himalayan Salt Stone Therapy, and Trauma Releasing Exercise (TRE). She utilizes a variety of techniques as needed to the massage for the therapeutic needs of each client.
Kirsten Austin, Licensed and Board certified, Kirsten specializes in Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage (Vodder Trained) and is a graduate of Zen Shiatsu. Using a blend of modalities which also includes deep tissue, trigger point and myofascial release she focuses on the clients needs giving them a balanced massage session.
Kris Kloepper started her wellness journey in 2009 when she hung up her pastry chef coat so she could attend the Cortiva Institute for massage therapy where she graduated in 2010. Kris is always learning and has taken classes in myofascial release (Barnes) fascial release (Sotai) and cupping. Other certification classes include manual lymph drainage (Vodder), oncology massage, Zen Shiatsu (Masunaga) and vibrational sound therapy. Kris looks to combine the principles from Eastern and Western modalities that will help facilitate bringing balance to the body, mind and spirit.
Laura Lane graduated from the CSMT in 1998. Using a blend of myofascial release (John Barnes method), deep tissue, sports and trigger point, her primary expertise lies in chronic pain relief and the acceleration of injury recovery time. Laura works with both weekend warriors and professional athletes and has extensive experience with long distance runners and triathletes.