Curriculum Vitae

 Meditation teacher training

Johanna Waters, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga Instructor

Pediatric massage

Massage and Yoga relevant experience and education:

Continuously practicing massage therapy since 1997. Maui hotels, chiropractic offices, wellness centers, spas in Hawaii and the mainland, outcall and private practice. 

Lakeside school of Massage, Milwaukee, Wi.  (primary focus on Swedish massage techniques, integration of Shiatsu, reflexology, Jin Shin Do, trigger point and hydrotherapy.

Lomi-Lomi –  Maui Academy of Healing Arts

Professional Ethics (every two years) – various NCBTMB approved providers

CPR and First Aid (every two years) – Maui CPR

Deep Tissue Massage – Institute for Integrative Health Studies

Anma (Japanese massage)  -Institute for Integrative Health Studies

Pohaku (hot stone Massage) – The Diamond Resort

Pregnancy Massage – one year study with pre and post model

Thai Yoga Massage – The White Lotus Foundation, Santa Barbara, CA.

Thai Massage  – Stowe, VT.

Thai Table Stretching – The Foundation of Moh Kormapaj

Thai Herbal Poultice -The Foundation of Moh Kormapaj

First Degree Reiki – Reiki Alliance

Bellanina Facelift Massage – Bellanina Institute

Geriatric Massage – Day Break Geriatric Massage Institute

Oncology Massage – Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies

Anxiety and Massage  – Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies

Chronic Pain Management – Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies

Cancer and Massage Therapy -Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies

Ethics from the Dalai Lama -Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies

Auth Method of forearm massage

Craniosacral Therapy one – Upledger Institute International

Massage and Fibromyalgia Syndrome – Center for Massage Therapy Cont. Ed.

Frontiers of Trauma – Bessel Van der Kolk, Kripalu

Certificate in Positive Psychology – Wholebeing Institute, Tal Ben-Shahar

Yoga of the Heart, Cardiac and Cancer Certification Training

500 hour Kripalu yoga teacher training

Two months of yoga study in India with Vinay Kumar, Prana Vashya Yoga

Ananda Meditation teacher training  – Expanding Light

Esalen Institute – Yoga and meditation study

Spirit Rock Meditation Center – Silent retreat and yoga study

Seva work: 

Former Volunteer Yoga and Meditation teacher at Women Helping Women Maui

Former volunteer at Big Brothers Big Sisters Maui

Current Volunteer at Hospice Maui

Current volunteer for Buds to Blossoms Pediatric massage volunteer in Vietnam and Nepal
JW Yoga               Johanna Waters Outcall massage

Other Health Related Studies

Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii – one semester of acupuncture study

Matthew Kinney Culinary, LA   – Level one, fundamentals of raw cuisine

Vegan Fusion, Mark Reinfeld – Immersion and Teacher training (plant based foods)

Plant based foods