Curriculum Vitae

Johanna Waters, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga Instructor

Massage Study and Certification:

  • Massage Certification (Primary focus on Swedish massage, Shiatsu integration, reflexology, Jin Shin Do, trigger-point and hydrotherapy)–Lakeside School of Massage, Milwaukee, WI
  • Lomi-Lomi–Maui Academy of Healing Arts, Maui, HI
  • 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
  • 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
  • Cancer and Massage Therapy–Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies
  • Massage and Fibromyalgia Syndrome–Center for Massage Therapy Cont. Ed.
  • Auth Method of Forearm Massage–Dr. Shari Auth,

Yoga Study and Certification:

  • Yoga of the Heart–Cardiac and Cancer Certification Training
  • 1000-hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training
  • Prana Vashya Yoga–Two-month study in India with Vinay Kumar
  • Ananda Meditation Teacher Training–Expanding Light
  • Yoga and Meditation Study–Esalen Institute
  • Silent Retreat and Yoga Study–Spirit Rock Meditation Center
  • Divine Sleep Yoga Nidra (R) Teacher
  • Certified Lakshmi Voelker Chair Yoga (R) Teacher

Misc. Study and Certification:

  • Professional Ethics (Biennial recertification)–Various NCBTMB approved providers
  • CPR and First Aid (Biennial recertification)–Maui CPR, Maui, HI
  • Thai Herbal Poultice–The Foundation of Moh Kormapaj
  • First- and Second-Degree Reiki–Reiki Alliance
  • Chronic Pain Management–Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies
  • Ethics from the Dalai Lama–Institute for Integrative Healthcare Studies
  • Craniosacral Therapy One–Upledger Institute International
  • Frontiers of Trauma–Bessel Van der Kolk, Kripalu, HI
  • Certificate in Positive Psychology–Wholebeing Institute, Tal Ben-Shahar

Other Health Related Studies

  • Acupuncture (one semester) –Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii
  • Level 1, Fundamentals of Raw Cuisine–Matthew Kinney Culinary, Los Angeles, CA
  • Vegan Fusion (Plant-based foods)–Immersion and Teacher training, Mark Reinfeld


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