About Us

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Eileen Braden She began practicing Shiatsu (based in Chinese medicine) in 2009 and completed her Swedish and Rehabilitation massage training in 2011. Eileen has successfully intergraded all of her varied training to provide for her clients a unique massage session. She is skilled in using acupressure points, trigger points, myofascial release, deep tissue and other techniques. Her clients experience both relief from their tensions, aches and pain and a deep relaxation. She successfully works in a point specific fashion on injures and chronic conditions as well, using techniques to first gently “coax” tissue into relaxation. Investigating and finding the points of release is her strength. Helping clients to “reset” their bodies/minds through massage is her passion. She looks forward to working with you soon!

Available Wednesdays and Fridays at our clinic location.

Ashlee Cooper went to Minnesota school of business and graduated in 2013 with her Diploma in massage therapy. She's working in the field ever since, using her training in deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial, prenatal, assisted stretching, sports massage, Swedish, reflexology, kinesiology taping, Thai, and hot stone. 

 

What drew her to massage was the want to help people. Having had experienced sports injuries herself and seeing how rejuvenating natural remedies can be.  She's comfortable doing any range of pressure from light to deep, and her objective when giving a massage is to customize it to the clients needs to give them the most benefit out of their session.

Available Thursdays at our clinic location.

Melissa Larson has been helping people find rejuvenation, relief and restoration of the body through therapeutic massage since 2005.

She was previously certified and board licensed in the State of Iowa, where she owned and operated her own massage business prior to moving to Minnesota in 2018. She's trained in various modalities of therapeutic massage and bodywork including Deep Tissue, Shiatsu, and Hot stone.
She had the opportunity to utilize her skills and intuitive touch to help a variety of clients and their needs - and is excited to be restarting her career on our team. 

She gives a beautifully unique light to medium pressure massage
Available Tuesday and Thursday evenings, as well as some Sundays by appointment

Jessica Lorentz has trained as a licensed practical nurse, is a graduate of Minneapolis School of Massage and Bodywork (MSMB), and has practiced massage since 1998. She also studied at the Kurashova Institute of Illinois where she gained certification in Neuromuscular ReEducation. She incorporates various massage techniques and believes in tailoring her approach to each individual she works with. Jessica has experience working with a wide variety of ailments such as headaches, migraines, fibromyalgia, sinus problems, whiplash, and all kinds of aches and pains. Firm relaxation massage with specific work/deep tissue focus.
Available Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and some Saturdays.

 

Elisabete "Liz" Marques graduated from the Minneapolis School of Massage and Bodywork in 1999 and has since also trained in Thai yoga massage at Devanadi School in Minneapolis, Bowen Therapy from the American Bowen Academy, and completed Levels 1 and 2 of the John F Barnes Myofascial Release seminars. She has a passion for natural healing, especially herbs and nutrition, and loves foraging for medicinal and edible wild plants. She believes that healing begins with learning how to relax, and that massage is an essential part of healing and maintaining overall good health.

Available Tuesday afternoons, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Samantha O'Donnell graduated from CenterPoint School of Massage & Shiatsu in April 2018. She attended the two-year East-West program in which she learned how to integrate Eastern philosophies such as Traditional Chinese Medicine and Shiatsu into Western bodywork. She is trained in therapeutic sports massage, Swedish massage, and Shiatsu. She also has certification in cupping and spa modalities such as hot-stone massage and aromatherapy.Sammie is confident in her trade and strives to offer her clients her hard work and the best bodywork tailored to their specific needs. Her sessions often involve slow paced targeted deep tissue techniques. 

Available Thursdays 12-7pm

Mary Ann Siverson  is a certified reflexologist offering hand, foot, and ear reflexology. Reflexology is based on the premise that there are zones and reflex areas in the feet and hands that correspond to all glands, organs and body parts. This relaxing technique promotes better health, stress reduction, and balance. 60 minute sessions may include hands, feet, and ear massage with lightly scented hot towels applied to the feet. 30 minute sessions are usually for the feet, and can be a stand alone service or added to a massage session.  Available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Vanessa Stokes is trained in Swedish, Shiatsu Therapy, Pregnancy Massage, and Reflexology. She began her bodywork education at the Strand College of Beauty Therapy in Australia in 2002. She continued her education in 2011 for Shiatsu Therapy at CenterPoint Massage & Shiatsu Therapy in Minnesota. Vanessa is a member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP).

Vanessa’s bodywork offers a blend of East and West. Having knowledge of both the Eastern and Western approach to bodywork along with over 10 years experience gives her the ability to create a unique and customized bodywork session. She enjoys working on a variety of clients who are looking for relaxation, relief from body aches and pains, stress management and emotional balancing. Incorporating hot towels, essential oils and Chinese cupping in a session adds to the overall therapeutic experience to leave you feeling balanced and refreshed.
Shiatsu is a Japanese style of bodywork consisting of pressure, kneading and stretching applied along meridians and at effective points to stimulate a healthy flow of energy throughout the body. This therapy, rooted in Traditional Chinese Medicine, is effective for addressing a wide range of conditions. It is applied through loose comfortable clothing.
She is available for Workplace chair services Mondays and Wednesdays.

Marne Thongpun has been practicing massage since her graduation from the Aveda Institute in 2003. Afer four years of practicing massage, she traveled to Chaing Mai, Thailand to study Thai massage. There she received certification in Thai massage. Thai massage uses massage, acupressure, and passive assisted stretching to increase circulation and energy. Thai massage is based on the sen pathways of the body. Marne personalizes each treatment using a combination of Thai, Swedish, and deep tissue techniques. She is also trained in pregnancy massage. Her approach helps ease tight and sore muscles, everyday aches and pains, relaxation, and emotional balancing.
Available for outcall in-home table, and chair massage services.

 

Leah, Ian, Roisin, Jennifer, Marne, Jess, Vanessa, Liz, Charlene, and Rowan are all experienced Massage Therapists who are available for chair massage events at your home, office, or social gathering.

 

Our portable service area includes:

Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Columbia Heights, Crystal, Eden Prairie, Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Maple Grove, Minneapolis, Minnetonka, New Hope, Plymouth, Richfield, Robbinsdale, Roseville, St. Louis Park, St. Paul and Wayzata.

If you do not see your city in this list, please call or email to inquire.