Full Circle Vitality
Massage Therapist, Valerie DuPree, LMT, CLT, CMLDT, CFT Verified
Columbus, OH 43235
Licensed with the Ohio State Medical Board, I've had a successful 26+ year career in the field of alternative therapies and specialize Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) and Complete Decongestive Therapy. From 2003-2005 I attended the Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy in Canada where I received over 2200 hours of intensive education in such subject matter as kinesiology, neurology, anatomy, physiology, medical & sports massage, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, prenatal treatments, diagnostics, hydrotherapy, lymph drainage & remedial exercises, business ethics and jurisprudence.
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Columbus, OH 43235
Licensed with the Ohio State Medical Board, I've had a successful 26+ year career in the field of alternative therapies and specialize Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) and Complete Decongestive Therapy. From 2003-2005 I attended the Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy in Canada where I received over 2200 hours of intensive education in such subject matter as kinesiology, neurology, anatomy, physiology, medical & sports massage, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, prenatal treatments, diagnostics, hydrotherapy, lymph drainage & remedial exercises, business ethics and jurisprudence.

Who can practice massage in 43235?
Most states have licensing requirements that must be met before a practitioner (a 'masseuse' or 'masseur') can use the title 'Massage Therapist', and some states require a license to practice any form of massage. Licensed Massage Therapists in 43235 have obtained the highest level of authentication. They must complete academic coursework in anatomy and physiology, as well as on the application of massage and bodywork, business and ethics, and specialized massage techniques. The 43235 LMT must then pass a certification exam.
What are the benefits of 43235 massage?
Clients use massage in 43235 because it relieves pain from muscle aches and sprains, muscle injuries and other causes of pain. It reduces stress and helps clients relax, and can decrease feelings of anxiety and depression by stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin. Massage therapy in 43235 can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. 43235 massage therapy can help rehabilitate sports injuries.

How does massage work?
Massage involves working and acting on the body using pressure from the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, or feet of the massage therapist. The 43235 massage therapist focuses on muscles, tendons, ligaments, myofacia, skin, joints, or other connective tissue, as well as lymphatic vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system.