Massage, Body Work and Energy Work Team

Get to know our talented team of highly trained massage therapists and bodyworkers. The Wellness Center employs only professionally trained therapists who have skill, talent and experience that will meet our clients expectations for a quality massage experience.

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Jacque

Specialties: Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, CranioSacral Therapy, Sports, Manual Lymph Drainage, Thai Bodywork, Hot Stone and Pre & Post Natal

Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 3:15 - 8pm, Wednesday 9am - 2:15pm, Friday 9am - 2pm

Jacque is a graduate of the Minnesota School of Business in 2009 with an Associates of Applied Science degree in Massage Therapy. She received further training in a wide variety of modalities including Hot Stone, Pregnancy, and CranioSacral massage. Jacque’s experience and commitment to her clients well-being, enables her to readily incorporate different techniques to each massage specific to meet her client’s individual needs. Jacque emphasizes "My purpose is to help clients find mind and body balance."

Jacque

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Michael

Specialties: Shiatsu-Anma, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Japanese Abdominal Massage, Thai Bodywork, Tuina (Chinese Massage) Active isolated Stretching (AIS), Korean Hand Reflexology

Hours: Tuesday 2:30pm - 8pm, Thursday 11:30am - 5pm, Sunday 12:45pm - 6pm,

Michael received Shiatsu training from the Minnesota Center For Shiatsu Study in 1997 and is a 2006 graduate of the CenterPoint Massage and Shiatsu Therapy School and Clinic. He has received many hours of continuing education over the years as evident in his list of specialities. “I came to massage and bodywork after a career in dance. I discovered Shiatsu and Chinese Medicine in the middle of a personal healing crisis and they literally saved my life. After many years of teaching and practicing Shiatsu, I studied massage therapy and developed a newfound appreciation for anatomy and the physical structure of the body. Having both eastern and western bodywork approaches to draw upon enables me to address a broad range of client issues and to utilize an enormous toolbox of techniques." states Michael. His interests are centered around health and wellness, mindful body practices (Yoga, Qi Gong), and regular exercise. He loves to garden and enjoys reading, arts and culture, politics, drum corps. One of his greatest passions is learning!

Michael

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Viktoriya

Specialties: Deep Tissue, Prenatal, and Table Thai

Hours: Tuesday 12pm - 8pm, Wednesday 12pm - 8pm, Thursday 12pm - 8pm, and Saturday 9am - 5pm

Viktoriya graduated in 2011 from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, in Chicago, where she studied: Deep Tissue, Swedish, Meridian Theory, Tui Na/Acupressure, and Thai Bodywork. She received additional training in Prenatal Massage. She specializes in combining a clinically focused deep tissue massage with the stretching and body weight techniques of Table Thai. She is especially effective working with people suffering from headaches, anxiety, depression, nasal congestion, and insomnia. Viktoriya says, “Bodywork has been a part of my life from an early age. I remember walking on my father’s back or using a compression technique to relieve my mother’s migraines. I respect massage therapy; it is an ancient craft that is useful for everybody.”

Viktoriya loves spending time in nature, writing in her journal, and learning new languages. She is fluent in Russian and conversational in Mandarin.

Viktoriya

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Julia

Specialties: Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Reflexology, Prenatal and Swedish

Hours: Monday 12:30pm - 6:00pm, Tuesday 3pm - 8:15pm, Wednesday 4:30pm - 8:15pm

Julia received her training from the Sarasota School of Natural Healing Arts in Sarasota, FL and graduated in 1998. She has gained additional experience in deep tissue, sports massage, reflexology, prenatal and Swedish modalities, addressing the needs of all ages, professions, and people. Julia says, “I love bodywork of all kinds. As a child, I would negotiate hand massage trades with my sister in church! As a therapist, I gravitate towards deep muscle work and attract those who desire a firm, strong touch to reach those deeper layers, a truly therapeutic experience. That said, I can adapt a session to address the needs of a client. Sometimes after extended deep pressure, changing it up with a very gentle, relaxing technique is just what that muscle needs to release!”

Julia

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Tessie

Specialties: Swedish, Hot Stone, Relaxation, Prenatal, Headache Relief, Trigger Point, Cupping

Hours:Wednesday 2:45pm - 8pm, Friday 11:30am - 6pm, Sunday 11:00am - 6pm

Tessie graduated with a certificate in Massage Therapy from the Minnesota School of Business in 2008. She works patiently to warm up tense muscles before treating the underlying issues. First time massage clients, and clients experiencing headaches, or stress related issues will particularly benefit from Tessie’s work.

Massage brings harmony between the mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual. Everyone deserves to feel that balance.

Outside of massage, Tessie loves doing yoga, walking around the lakes, and strength training. She loves travelling to various music festivals, and she loves her cat, Master Thorn!

Tessie

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June

Specialties: Swedish, Integrated Therapeutic Massage, Myofascial Release, Advanced CranioSacral Therapy, Hot Stone Massage

Hours:Monday 12:45pm - 8:30pm, Tuesday 12:45pm - 8:30pm, Thursday 12:45pm - 8:30pm

June graduated from Nevada School of Massage Therapy in 2013. Included in her training; Swedish, Integrated Therapeutic and Hot Stone Massage, Kinesiology, Advanced CranioSacral Therapy, Myofascial Release, Reiki Attunement and eastern paradigm. The work she finds most rewarding involves injury massage with integrated cranial sacral and deep tissue techniques.

“Learning massage therapy has given me the tools to work alongside people in their journey to wellness—to work through chronic issues I used to feel powerless, yet compelled to address. Nothing has been more satisfying than watching that progress come about session after session.”

“When I’m not massaging, there is nothing better than a good book and an even better dog. I've also always been a big video game geek and I love tinkering with electronics.”

June

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Rachel

Specialties: Sports Massage, Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Headache Relief, Trigger Point, Lymphatic Drainage

Hours: Tuesday 4:30pm – 8:00pm, Wednesday 2:30pm – 8:00pm, Thursday 2:00pm – 8:00pm, Friday 10:15am - 2:00pm, and Saturday 9:00am to 2:30pm

Rachel graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences in 2012. She is especially skilled at Trigger Point Therapy, and uses it to deduce the specific muscles or tissue responsible for her client’s pain. She uses a blend of therapeutic and relaxation techniques to achieve the best results.

In her personal time, Rachel enjoys creating jewelry, and Fire-Hoop dancing.

Rachel

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Charles

Specialties: Shiatsu, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Hot Stone, and Abdominal Massage

Hours: Thursday 3:15pm – 8:00pm, Saturday 9:00am to 2:00pm

Charles completed the Comprehensive Massage and Shiatsu program at Centerpoint Massage and Shiatsu Therapy School in 2004. His western style massage has become integrated with his Shiatsu training and is always guided by eastern philosophy of healing and balancing the body’s energy (Qi). This integrative approach, allows him to develop a comprehensive plan for wellness. He has a great understanding of movement and often incorporates stretching in his massage sessions. He is an avid biker, and enjoys working with other athletes.

Outside of massage, Charles has a passion for food and beverage. Somehow, he also has time to care for 17 pets!

Charles

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Jolynn

Hours: Tuesday 9:45am – 3:30pm, Friday 1:30pm - 7:00pm, and Saturday 12:45pm to 6:00pm

Jolynn graduated from Globe University in 2015. She’s since continued her education in Prenatal Massage, Hot Stone, and Oncology Massage. She works toward long lasting results using less invasive techniques such as Myofascial Reslease.

Since childhood she’s been obsessed with anatomy and passionate about helping people heal. “It’s what I was born to do!”

Outside of Massage Therapy, Jolynn is a mother of two, plus a dog named Gozer. She enjoys gardening, biking, hiking, and being with her family.

Jolynn

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Brandy

Specialties: Intuitive Energy Healing, Reiki

Hours: Monday 4pm - 8pm & Wednesday 4:30pm - 8pm

Brandy began Reiki training in 2010 at The Spirit Wellness Center in Eagan, MN, and in 2011, she took Reiki Levels II & III at The Green Lotus Yoga and Healing Center in Lakeville, MN, becoming a Reiki Master. With further training, she discovered “that by placing my hands on an individual I could not only assist in the body’s natural ability to heal itself, but also become in tune to energy that needed to be cleared or that was “stuck” and needed to be moved through.” About her work, Brandy says, “I am strongly guided by my intuition to assess exactly what the client’s body and mind need for each session. In these Intuitive Energy Healing Sessions I am able to assist the body’s release of blocked energy and bring balance.” Brandy is a Pilates Yoga instructor and she volunteers with CanCurables (a cancer research organization).

NOTE: Integrating energy work and bodywork can accelerate the body’s ability to heal. We suggest booking an Intuitive Energy Healing session and then follow up with a massage session.

Brandy

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