Trish is a licensed/certified massage therapist, has a BA from Mills College and is a graduate of the Bancroft School of Massage. She has 25+ years experience, has attended over 25 workshops/conferences and completed over 3000 course work hours. In 2009, Trish completed her certification as a Holistic Health Educator from the Holistic Life Institute.
She utilizes many therapy/massage techniques including Swedish, Shiatsu and Sports. She is trained in Pilates mat work and is certified in the Arvigo Technique of Mayan Abdominal Therapy. Her diverse clients include members of professional sports teams, performing artists, referred patients, show business personalities and many others.
Trish's massage teaching experience includes: body awareness instruction, Bancroft School of Massage; workshops in introductory massage, Concert Dance Company, Boston; instruction in birth recovery for mothers/newborns, prenatal tone-up and birth preparation, infant massage and stress reduction at the Stockton Ballet School; and instruction in aqua-aerobics/aqua-yoga at In-Shape Health Clubs.
She was the founder and director of the former Birthtone service in Lincoln Center -- an organization that provided childbirth education for the emerging family. Trish also has served as an instructor at Stockton's Touch For Health massage school. Most recently, Trish served as southern California Regional Manager for a nationwide group of health spas located at up-scale hotels.