Kelly’s education and study has been a journey of continuous unfolding to reach her authentic self, with a focus on Thai yoga massage, Dynamic Thai and Osteo -Thai. Having the privilege of learning from many versatile and well seasoned teachers in Costa Rica, Thailand, Bali, France and the United States, she brings to her private practice and classrooms.
Kelly’s approach infused with Thai yoga and Osteo-Thai principals is an amazing blend of powerful bodywork, creative movement, and a well seasoned compassionate intuition. An extremely valuable methodology for anyone interested in acquiring deeper insight into the vast complexity of body, mind, and spirit. This work has the natural ability to transform lives, to bring balance and well being for everybody.
Her works assist in the healing journey of chronic and acute pain.
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Jennifer is honored and delighted to bring almost 20 years of experience offering Women Therapeutic Massage, Prenatal and Postpartum massage, Infant Massage, Thai Massage, Ayurvedic Massage, and Hot Stone Massage to a practice devoted entirely to Women.
Jennifer earned a B.A. in Dance from Washington University in St. Louis in 1997. An injury while in school led her to receive bodywork for the first time, and after experiencing it’s profound benefits, she decided to pursue a career in massage. She attended Boulder College of Massage Therapy in Boulder, Colorado in 1998, where she learned a wide variety of modalities including Shiatsu, Swedish Massage, Injury Rehab for Dancers and Athletes, Treatment for Repetitive Use Injuries, Whiplash Treatment, Reflexology, and Hot Stone Massage. The birth of her 2 children led to her interest in Prenatal, Postpartum, and Infant Massage. Jennifer is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor. Her ever deepening practice and study of Yoga also led her to complete continuing education in Thai Massage and Ayurvedic Massage.
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Gina is a Licensed Massage Therapist, CranioSacral Therapist, Registered Yoga Teacher, and Certified Spiritual Counselor with 19 years of experience. She uses various holistic modalities that capture the true healing potential in everyone.
Gina’s vision is to empower and teach each unique individual how to heal through body awareness and mindful living. Her methods are effective on all ages from infant through seniors dealing with a wide variety of physical and emotional conditions.
Gina’s healing practice utilizes a unique blend of CranioSacral, Myofascial and/or Somato-Emotional release overlaid with energy-based healing and spiritual counseling. The combination of her deep spiritual connection and practical training creates a powerful, natural approach that enables her to connect with clients on both physical and metaphysical levels enabling them to rediscover the path to a pain free body and mind.
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Shelagh moved to Knoxville on January 1st, 2005. Since then she has stayed busy completing her bachelors in fine arts at UTK, worked as an Americorps member at Beardsley farm, volunteered for the city as a bicycle ambassador, and started a puppetry arts nonprofit. She prepared to be a nurse for two years but eventually settled on massage as the best way to help members of her community maintain their health and happiness.
Shelagh attended Tennessee School of Therapeutic Massage from 2015-2016. She has been practicing massage since the spring of 2016 in the downtown Knoxville area. She enjoys working with clients suffering from head, neck and shoulder pain, migraine sufferers or anyone who needs healing and relaxation. Shelagh incorporates the problem solving, observational skills, and intuition from her life as a visual artist combined with years of studying anatomy to provide a holistic healing experience with the customized massages she offers.
Shelagh is a Usui and Holy Fire II Karuna Reiki Master. She incorporates energy work into all of her massages. She offers massage-reiki combination sessions, as well as relaxation and deep tissue work.
Clients describe Conrad’s touch as intuitive, deep, and meaningful. His training in Seattle at the Cortiva Institute prepared him as a medical professional with tools to find and treat pain and limits in movement. Often, those pains and limits stay hidden in our sense of ‘normal.’ However, Conrad’s clients report less pain, more movement, and a greater awareness of their bodies after only one session. Spending years in the healing arts, Conrad ultimately believes the mind and body are connected. Conrad works with his clients’ bodies while holding space for his clients to connect with their intentions and healing process. Conrad integrates energy clearing into every massage, which his clients describe as relaxing and lightening. Being at The Glowing Body only deepens Conrad’s practice. Be sure to say hi if you see him in class and ask about Karma Massage!
You may recognize Whitney as one of our dedicated staff, and she has spent the last year supporting the daily functions of our studio as well as pursuing a license in massage therapy. Whitney looks forward to building a massage practice at the Glowing Body, as she already feels connected to many of our students and clients. Whitney will blend the therapeutic skills she learned in school with what she is learning from fellow GB therapists, including techniques in Thai Massage, myofascial release and more.
• It is understood that massage therapy is intended for relaxation, and it is not meant to diagnose, treat or remedy any illness, disease, injury, physical condition or mental disorder.
• Except in cases of emergency, I agree to pay for all sessions which are not cancelled at least 24 hours in advance.
• Massage therapy is strictly non-sexual. Under extenuating circumstances, either party reserves the right to
immediately terminate the session.
• Practice of all forms of massage therapy is subject to local laws and ordinances.