2017 Massage Instructor at Casa Nemo in Pulau Weh, Indonesia. Taught advanced massage skills to four massage therapists in the spa: Jet Lag Massage, Integrated Techniques Massage and Sacred Massage.
2015 – 2016 Art Therapist at Lifebridge, Salem, MA doing group sessions with the homeless.
2014 Published Author of A Dual Path: Sacred Practices and Bodywork.
2014 NCBTMB approved to teach 19 courses on Massage and Ethics.
2012 – 2016 Founder & Director of The Dual Path Institute teaching private and group classes, and offering public speaking engagements.
1991 – 2016 Opened current business, Hand in Hand Massage. Full-time Massage. Professional and on-site Corporate Chair Massage. Developed Sacred Bodywork™.
2004 Purchased Wellness Plus, Massage business in Marblehead, MA. Integrated into Hand in Hand Massage.
2004 Massage Instructor at CEI, Somerville, MA
2002 Massage Professional at Yoga Duzit, Boston, MA
1995 – Present Professional Trainer, Lecturer & Teacher facilitating a wide range of presentations including Stress Management, Relaxation Classes, Personal Safety & Self-Defense, Cross Gender Communication, Diversity Training, Cross-Cultural Communication to over 60 clients, including MIT, Hewlett-Packard, Healthworks, Blue Cross, Boston and Harvard University, Berkely School of Music, Mintz Levin, Plymouth Rock Corp., Alkermes, Mt. Auburn Hospital, Veterans Hospital, Virus Research, and City Year.
1997 – 1999 Registrar and Instructor at the Massage Institute of New England, Cambridge, MA
1999 – 2000 Massage Professional at Wellspace, Cambridge MA.
1994 – 1998 Presenter for Mt. Auburn Hospital Employment Assistance Program
1992 – 1998 Self Defense Instructor, Model Mugging of Boston
1990 – 1992 Expressive Arts Therapist in private practice.
Awards, Certifications & Memberships
Hand in Hand Massage is rated five out of five stars on Tripadvisor and has won the Reader’s Choice Awards every year since 2008.
2014 Board Certified by the NCBTMB. #290508-00
2014 CPR and AED Certified
2005 – Present Member, ABMP. Number 892321
2000 – Present Nationally Certified by the NCBTMB. #290508-00
1999 Approved by the Massachusetts Board of Education to teach
1998 Inducted into World Martial Arts Hall of Fame
1987 Ray Levine Memorial Award for Excellence in Art Therapy
1987 Rhode Family Award for Outstanding Achievement in Fine Arts
1992 – Present Lifetime member of the National Women’s Martial Arts Federation
British, Israeli & American
2000 Myotherapy Institute, 702 hours in Therapeutic Massage
1989 M.A. in Expressive Therapies, Lesley University, MA.
1987 B.F.A. in Sculpture, Art Education, Art Therapy and Special Education, School of Visual Arts, NY
1980 – 1982 Israeli Defense Forces
2008 – Present Daoist Qigong Training with Dr. Eva Wong
2014 Pregnancy Massage. 6 hours with Carol Osborne.
2013 EFT Level 1 & 2 with Peter Donn
2012 Beyond Religion: Ethics, Values and Wellbeing with The Dalai Lama and Brother David Steindl-Rast
2010 Cranial 3, 32 hours of Visionary Craniosacral at the Milne Institute
2009 Professional Ethics for the Massage Therapist
2009 Visceral Manipulation 2. 32 hours with Benjamin Shield
2009 Cranial 4, 32 hours of Visionary Craniosacral at the Milne Institute
2009 Breast Massage. 8 hours with Cheryl Chapman
2009 Cancer, Life Altering Illness & Mastectomy Massage. 24 hours with Cheryl Chapman
2009 Scar Tissue Release. 6 hours with Marjorie Brook
2008 Chinese Herbal Plaster & Tuina for Soft Tissue Injuries. 4 hours with Ping Chan
2007 Cranial 1, 32 hours of Visionary Craniosacral at the Milne Institute
2007 Cranial 2, 32 hours of Visionary Craniosacral at the Milne Institute
2006 Mother Massage: Massage During Pregnancy. 24 hours with Elaine Stillerman
2005 Professional Ethics for the Massage Therapist
2001 La Stone Therapy. 30 hours with Katherine Willow
2000 Cadaver Lab Workshop with Dianne Polseno
1998 Reiki Master Teacher Certification
1998 Neuromuscular TMJ/TMD Massage with Frank Goodwin
1998 Sidelying Massage at the Massage Institute of New England
1998 Sports Massage at the Massage Institute of New England
1998 Save Your Thumbs at the Massage Institute of New England
1998 Neck Work at the Massage Institute of New England
1998 Carpal Tunnel Work at the Massage Institute of New England
1998 Ethics at the Massage Institute of New England
1996 Associate Polarity Practitioner, Polarity Institute, Watertown, MA.
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