Ace Of Cups | Massage Therapists
Katie comes to us from the world of sports and kinesiology. Her passion is all things to do with the optimal performance of the body. She completed her bachelors in kinesiology at Cal State Northridge while playing soccer on the universities team. She attended massage school at National Holistic Institute where she learned advanced modalities. She started her career working as the massage therapist for UCLA football team, a very reputable chiropractor, as well as at a holistic physical therapy clinic, and has gained knowledge in those settings for therapeutic massage. Deep tissue, sports massage, pain management, myofascial release, clinical and structural/postural correction are some of her specialties that can aid in performance and everyday life! Katie has a detailed approach and is able to apply advanced techniques and create the perfect session for your individual needs. Katie is also available for personal training and stretching sessions.
Elena has been practicing massage therapy for more than 5 years, she deeply enjoys her work and is always learning more fascinating things about the way each body functions. She is trained in working with lingering muscular issues, deep relaxation, reflexology, polarity therapy, cupping, and is always open and humbled by the amazing dynamics of the body. She deeply enjoys holding space for people, having grown up in a big family where one on one attention was few and far between. With her caring, nurturing, and present touch she intuitively sees the emotions and burdens that reside in the body and intentionally helps move them through, without judgement or expectation. Allowing each client to be met where they are and be guided to where they mostly deeply want to be.
Maggie has been practicing massage therapy for more than 10 years, and has spent time learning advanced modalities and continues to add more tools to her toolbox. Her style is unique and she excels in finding those annoying knots and stubborn tension spots and releasing them with the perfect amount of pressure. Bodywork is an art form and she excels at creating customized sessions for your individual needs. Maggie has advanced training in deep tissue massage, clinical and pain management, cupping therapy, aromatherapy, myofascial release, craniosacral (level 3 Upledger) and sports therapy but her passion is Ashiatsu. See services menu for details on different services.
Alicia comes to Ace of Cups with years of experience and a nurturing energy and deep pressure. Her sessions are designed to help you feel comfortable and also get to those hard to reach knots. Alicia is trained in Swedish, relaxation, sports, deep tissue, cupping and reiki.