Erika-level 2 Therapist
Erika is originally from Atlanta and has been practicing massage therapy for 17 years. She is a board- certified massage and neuromuscular therapist, specializing in low back pain. She is certified in foot reflexology and PIR stretching. Erika has worked in a variety of settings including chiropractic offices, spas, and private practice. She also holds a bachelor of arts degree in public relations from Emerson College in Boston. During her off-time she enjoys cooking, hiking and spending time with her sweet dog, Milla.
Kerry-level 3 therapist
Kerry has over 17 years experience practicing Therapeutic Massage Therapy, Reiki energy healing and spa treatments in rehab chiropractic settings as well as 4 star spas.
Her experience and training is diverse and on-going. In Georgia Kerry’s previous experience includes Eaton chiropractic, A Wellness center by Dr. Cohen, Invigo Day Spa and BLISS Atlanta Midtown.
Kerry’s focuses in the Wellness & Natural Health setting, where holistic healing and abundant mindset is optimal for one's personal growth.
Continued education and specialties include:
*Deep tissue *NMT* Myofacial release*
* Orthopedic massage
* Native Stone Medicine (hot/cold stones) *hydrotherapy and heat therapy
*Thorough foot massages with reflexology.
For more information about Kerry please visit Massage by Design.
Teresa-level 3 therapist
Teresa has been a professional massage therapist for over 15 years. She has taken numerous continuing education classes in order to expand her skills and better serve her clients. Teresa has a passion for helping people dealing with pain as well as those looking to commit to their health and well-being by making massage a regular part of their lives. Teresa actively supports various professional massage therapist groups as well as maintaining credentials with the American Massage Therapy Association.
She was inspired to become a therapist after experiencing the positive effects bodywork can have on not just the physical body but the emotional as well. After experiencing personal loss and sustaining a shoulder injury, she sought out massage as a means to cope with these issues. Teresa credits the power of massage in bringing her mind and body back into balance.
Teresa specializes in Ashiatsu massage and has taken workshops with DeepFeet, Southwest Ashiatsu and Barefoot Masters. She also teaches Warm Bamboo massage to licensed massage therapists through Barefoot Masters.
On her path to personal wellness, she began a daily practice of qigong and yoga. Those two disciplines keep her strong and grounded so that she is better able to be of service to her clients. She also teaches yoga and will be a certified Yomassage instructor in May 2019.
During her down time she enjoys spending time with her husband Paul along with her 2 pittbulls and 3 cats.
For more information about Teresa please visit Akua Wellness.