I received Licensure from Educating Hands School of Massage in Florida, a 1200 hr program. The next 2 years I worked with the landmark Touch Research Institute, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital alongside
Dr Tiffany Fields, MD. There I directed three clinical studies on how massage effects Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia & Bulimia. They were published in The Journal of Clinical Rheumatology and JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association).
Later I studied under Judith Delaney, founder of the Neuromuscular Center in St Petersburg FL. Other courses & studies have included:
Myofascial Release and Skill Enhancement at the Myofascial Release Treatment Center, Sedona, AZ alongside John F. Barnes, PT
Microcurrent Point Stimulation Advanced Scar/Adhesion & Trauma Therapy
Medical Massage of Thailand Nuad Bo Rarhn
Sampoorna Yoga Teacher Training Certification
Completed several Vipassana 10 day silent retreats & studied with different non-dualistic teachers such as Adyashanti, Mukti, Gangaji, Jack Kornfield, & Debra Chamberlin-Taylor. Sound Healing with Jill Purce in the UK.
In Miami, I worked almost exclusively with a high end private clientele for 17 years. Occasionally on-call for resorts such as: Eden Rock, Delano, Fischer Island, and Musha Cay the Islands of Copperfield Bay, Exumas Bahamas. Here in the San Francisco Bay area my service has extended to a diverse/dynamic community from my beautiful office in Sebastopol. I'm also Certified by the State of California, and am Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork by NCBTMB..
"Wow, your treatment was amazing...wow...thank you!" - Robin Williams, Oscar winning Actor and Legendary Comedian
"Her wonderful touch is like a spiritual birth. Ananda is not just a masseuse, she's a healer who puts all her love and skilled expertise into every session. Exceptional!" - Rudy Perez, Grammy winning Producer
Sebastopol Medical Building 707-953-3838 Appointment Only Email
435 Petaluma Ave. Suite 124 Text or Call Monday thru Thursday Cash or Personal Check only
Sebastopol, CA 95472
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Florida MA 74666, California 68140, National 396840-00