Therapeutic massage is frequently used to enhance the beneficial effects of other types of health care such as physical therapy, chiropractic care and psychotherapy.
Therapeutic massage can be an important component of your self-care, health, maintenance and fitness regimen.
Experts estimate that upwards of ninety percent of disease is stress-related. And perhaps nothing ages us faster, internally and externally, than high stress. Massage is an effective tool for managing this stress which translates into:
BS. Exercise Physiology, MMP, LE
For Practitioner Nancy, it comes down to a set of back-to-basics principles: live in the present, love yourself first, exercise regularly, add massage to your wellness regimen and most importantly BREATHE. Her diverse portfolio allows for a unique opportunity to promote true well-being with a perspective on health from various dimensions. The New York born and raised practitioner has passionately worked in the health and fitness field since earning her Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Science with a concentration in Exercise Physiology from Long Island University. There she received the award for Academic Excellence. She continues to work in the clinical setting as a Senior Bio-Med Exercise Physiologist where she conducts Diagnostic Pulmonary Function Tests. In addition, Nancy focuses her energy as an educator and consultant. Her boundless enthusiasm is evident in her commitment to education.
Nancy is also a Medical Massage Practitioner trained in the various allied modalities. She completed her massage therapy program at the Gentle Healing School of Massage. Nancy also holds Post Graduate Certifications from The International Dermal Institute which includes Chinese Diagnosis: Face and Body Reading as well as Chinese acupressure. She aims to provide corrective and restorative movement to soft tissue and joint structures that have lost normal function due to injury or disease. Nancy has worked with professional athletes, seniors, young adults, cancer patients and their care-givers just to name a few. Her diverse portfolio includes working in tandem with Orthopedic, Psychotherapy, Cardiac patients as well as the preventative medicine population which allows for a unique opportunity to promote true well-being with a perspective on health from various dimensions.
She is a Licensed Esthetician with advance training in the art and science of skin care. She received her diploma from one of NYC’s most prestigious and innovative educational institutions, Atelier Esthetique. Upon graduating, she was honored with the high scholarship achievement award.
Unique in her intuitive ability to facilitate the healing process through structured exercise and therapeutic massage, Nancy believes optimal health results from the harmonious interaction of all levels of being: physical, spiritual and mental.
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