Johanna Waters, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga Instructor
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
Divine Sleep Yoga Nidra (R) Teacher
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)