Massage Therapists in Delaware

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Jodi Lynn Collins
Massage Therapist
Jodi Collins, LMT is a licensed massage therapist, practicing Middletown. Jodi holds certifications in several different forms of sports massage, injury treatment, pain management, and neuromuscular retraining. In her sessions, Jodi seeks to empower clients through understanding of their own bodies, and how best to support them. Each session is individualized with the goals of the client in mind. Whether you are seeking a single session, or you wish to create a plan for better posture, improved performance, or condition management, Jodi looks forward to working with you!
(302) 407-0086
Townsend, DE 19734
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Tracy J Stevenson
Massage Therapist, LMT, BCTMB, MLD
Do you have primary or secondary Lymphedema? Reduced range of motion due to excessive fluid or injury? Edema from Lymph node removal or previous cancer treatments? MLD is what you have been looking for. I specialized in Manual Lymphatic Drainage ( Vodder Technique) . Complete Decongestive Therapy includes wrapping,massage and pumps if needed.
(302) 481-1614
Newark, DE 19711

Who can practice massage in Delaware?
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 Delaware 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 Delaware LMT must then pass a certification exam.

What are the benefits of Delaware massage?
Clients use massage in Delaware 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 Delaware can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Delaware 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 Delaware 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.