Mantra Wellness Therapeutic & Medical Massage
Colleen is a Professional Member of American Massage Therapy Association, New York State Society of Medical Massage Therapists, Inc. and a member of S4OM-Society for Oncology Massage. She received her massage training from The Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy, Albany NY. Colleen also graduated from Mildred Elley, Latham NY in 2003 with a Clinical Medical Assistant degree.
Colleen incorporates all types of massage from Swedish massage, sports massage, hot stone, deep tissue, and couples. Her areas of specialty are in Oncology Massage, Mastectomy massage, microphysical facilitation, microphysical release, scar tissue therapy, and Palliative/Hospice therapeutic care. She is a Reiki Practitioner and volunteers with The Community Hospice of Saratoga massage team, advocates for American Cancer Society, Relay For Life and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer.
Having a medical background, Colleen’s approach is designed for each individual client and always provides compassion and listening to address the clients’ specific need. When a client presents with a specific pathology, Colleen researches the pathology and finds the best approach for massage and comfortable care. Her goal is to educate clients about the benefits of massage and to encourage self-care.