Education and Training


Licensed Massage Therapist

Licensed Massage Therapist in: State of Colorado, State of Hawaii, State of Arizona


Education in certified massage therapy

Mueller College, San Diego California: 1990
Certified in Swedish deep, lymphatic and drainage massage.

John Barnes Myofascial Release Seminars: 1997 – 1998
Myofascial Release and Myofascial Unwinding. Seminars and clinical training.

Arizona School of Integrated Studies, Sedona, Arizona: 1997 – 2004
Certified in Myofascial release, Hydrotherapy, Energy Palpation, Swedish Massage and Deep Tissue Massage.

Connecting Point Cchool of Massage Therapy, Telluride Colorado:
January 2005 – August 2005

Swedish massage, advance massage technique, anatomy and physiology, shiatsu, reflexology, Ayurveda, aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, sports massage, CPR and first aid, personal growth

La Stone Therapy:  2000
Certified in La Stone therapy, hot and cold

Sally De Noyelles, Master: 2001–2002
Certified Reiki 123 Master

Hawaiian School of Massage, Kauai, Hawaii: 2008
Certified in traditional Lomi Lomi massage


Noncertified Training

Grandfather: 1960 through 1980
Russian massage; Swedish massage; Deep tissue massage; Russian pain management massage, i.e. triggerpoints; other Russian styles

Dr. Gustav Suffin, Long Beach California: 1990 through 1995 
Trigger point therapy, Neuromuscular education pain management, non-force manipulation

Dr. Karen Lee DOM, Pomona California: 1990 through 1998 
Traditional Chinese acupuncture /acupressure

Dr. G Griffin DC, Claremont, California and Sedona, Arizona: 1990 – 2013 
Trigger point therapy neuromuscular therapy, kinesiology and non-force manipulation

Danielle  Boyer DC, Palm Springs California 1990 1992 
Advanced  therapy point therapy,  kinesiology, reflexology, subtle manipulation

St. Jude’s Pain Management,La Habra California 2010
Advanced pain management techniques,  structural assessment