Massage

massage

Massage therapy, once regarded as a luxury, is now considered to be an integral component in creating a healthful state of mind and body. It is the goal of every Parkpoint massage therapist to leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated in mind, body, and spirit.

SCHEDULING AN APPOINTMENT

You can relax and enjoy a variety of massage therapies in one of our two serene spa settings. Our fully certified and expert staff are available by appointment through the Front Desk.

OUR MASSAGE THERAPISTS

Adrianne Butler

While completing her degree in Philosophy from the University of San Diego, Adrianne discovered the School of Healing Arts. She realized that massage is deeper than manipulating muscle tissue—it is also a way for the Body-Mind-Spirit to express itself. It is here where she finds her inspiration. Adrianne has spent 15 years developing a deep sense of intuition with her work and helps her clients on all three levels of being: Body-Mind-Spirit. She has taught Zen Shiatsu in San Diego and Maui for over 10 years and has developed a worldwide clientele. Well-studied and practiced in many styles of massage including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Acupressure, Thai Massage, Zen Shiatsu and Reiki, Adrianne’s massage is a unique blend completely tailored for each client’s specific needs. Whether you are looking for a solid Sports Massage after a hard workout or a deeper understanding to your everyday aches and pains, Adrianne looks forward to working with you.

Judy Demakas

Judy has a wide range of specialities and a natural healing touch. She combines varied modalities to promote relaxation and create a feeling of balance. Her positive energy and awareness of the mind-body connection are captured in her massage.

Ruth Dixon

Ruth has been practicing the healing arts since 1987. She received her initial training in Swedish-Esalen massage from the Sara Stewart School of Massage in Sonoma. Ruth also incorporates Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Reiki, and Thai massage in her sessions. In every massage, Ruth focuses on assisting each individual with an open heart and mind as she uses her intuitive touch of healing to release stress and aid in the balancing of mind and spirit. Her massages are nurturing, relaxing, and healing.

Susan Hegvold

Susan is certified through the Sebastopol Massage Center and has maintained a continuation of education with the San Francisco School of Massage, Body Therapy Association, and classes for intuitive touch. She uses various modalities to encourage whole body healing. Susan focuses on creating a healing space for recharging body and soul. She has found new strength and vitality through yoga and is active in theater with her children and artistic endeavors in the South A arts district in Santa Rosa.

Cassandra Houghton

Having graduated in 1993 from the Institute of Psycho-Structural Balancing in Culver City, CA, Cassandra began her massage practice with private clients in Long Beach, CA. After 17 years of practicing in San Francisco and Berkeley, and with additional schooling at the World School of Massage where she studied lymphatic drainage, her specialty is working with clients on an intuitive level with attention given to each client’s individual needs. Cassandra has had her own private practice in Healdsburg for the last six years and has enjoyed working for many local inns, a spa, bed and breakfasts, and in private residences as a travel masseuse. In addition to massage, her personal interests include working with children, herbal studies, and fabric arts.

Anya Karapetian

Anya received her training at Alive and Well Institute of Conscious Bodywork in San Anselmo. Her bodywork is a practice of joy, and it is her pleasure to design a massage session that encourages the body to rest, recover from exertion, and revive. Anya’s style is therapeutic yet relaxing. She will work only as deeply as you and the tissue permit—and always with your comfort and safety forefront. She utilizes techniques from her training in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Pregnancy Massage, Reiki, and Polarity Therapy, along with active spindle-cell releases, helping to release muscle tension. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and playing backgammon in her spare time.

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A lifelong fitness fanatic, Randall is an Advanced Practitioner of the Rolf Method of Structural Integration (Rolfing) and a licensed Massage Therapist in the states of California and Hawaii. Randall is highly trained and practiced in sports, deep tissue, Lomi-Lomi, Pohaku (hot stones), lymphatic, and integrative massage. He holds certifications through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and the American Aerobics Association International as a fitness trainer. His combined training gives him a unique understanding of proper movement patterns and body pattern dysfunction and treatment.

PJ Savastano

PJ has been a massage therapist since 1995. She is a highly-skilled therapist trained in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Trigger Point, Lomi, Stretching, and Watsu. She has worked at the Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa as well as providing massage for the Gaige House Inn. PJ creates a safe and nurturing environment through the quality of her touch and caring presence. PJ’s intention is to “ease tension, soothe the soul, and bring a warm smile.”