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Meet our practicioners

Our team of practitioners share a collective vision to make massage therapy more accessible. Each of us has a unique style and presence that we bring into sessions and believe that finding the right therapist is an important part of the therapeutic process.  

Name:

Rocco Foronda

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Specialty Modalities:

Clinical Deep Tissue & Shiatsu

Bio:

I've been in practice for 15+ years. I love to work on all types of bodies.

Perfect Practitioner For: 

Folks looking for a long term therapeutic relationship where we go deep and gain greater awareness in your body.

Name:

Cal Light

Pronouns: 
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Specialty Modalities:

Clinical Deep Tissue & Sports Massage

Bio:

During our session you'll feel relaxed while also experiencing relief from the pain and stress you may have come in with.

Perfect Practitioner For: 

Queer and trans identified folx, folx with chronic pain/injury, mental health challenges, and parents.

Name:

Caitlin Tabancay Austin

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Specialty Modalities:

Acupressure

Bio:

I practice trauma-informed Swedish massage, shiatsu, and acupressure, with elements of tui na and deep tissue.

Perfect Practitioner For: 

Folx with energetic imbalance or stagnancy, people dealing with trauma, caregivers, artists.

Name:

Kai Gruezo

Pronouns: 
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Specialty Modalities:

Energetic healing therapy integrated with bodywork

Bio:

I offer a nourishing, safe, and therapeutic session that honors clients' specific needs. I practice integrated massage, Swedish, and Energetic Healing.

Perfect Practitioner For: 

Those in need of relaxation, Upper back/neck issues, womxn of color, womb healing.

Name:

Alexis Aguilar

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Specialty Modalities:

Deep Tissue & Thai Massage

Bio:

I see my practice as a way to bridge the gap between old and new, nurturing the collective connection of all things. 

Perfect Practitioner For: 

Folx who are looking for a deeply relaxing session.