Massage Therapists near Albuquerque, NM

Photo of Patricia Katz, Massage Therapist in Albuquerque, NM
Patricia Katz
Massage Therapist, LMT, CMTPT
Verified
Albuquerque, NM 87120
I provide professional, Therapeutic Massage to relieve soft tissue dysfunction, rehabilitate injuries, manage pain, unwind trauma, relieve stress and facilitate healing and relaxation. Each session is individually tailored and integrates a combination of techniques ranging from medical massage, myofascial release, deep tissue massage, swedish massage, polarity therapy, and trigger point release,
I provide professional, Therapeutic Massage to relieve soft tissue dysfunction, rehabilitate injuries, manage pain, unwind trauma, relieve stress and facilitate healing and relaxation. Each session is individually tailored and integrates a combination of techniques ranging from medical massage, myofascial release, deep tissue massage, swedish massage, polarity therapy, and trigger point release,
(505) 436-3824 View (505) 436-3824
Photo of Cate A Clark, Massage Therapist in Albuquerque, NM
Cate A Clark
Massage Therapist, LMT, CMLDT, BCTMB, NCBTMB, ABMP
Verified
Placitas, NM 87043
Calm and Clear on the Sea of Tranquility! Welcome to River Stone where you receive mindful strokes in a quiet, fragrance-free setting. Your session begins with an effleurage of Heated Stones as you relax into a consistently good and appropriately deep, integrated massage. Make massage part of your regular self-care. Call in advance to schedule your next massage.
Calm and Clear on the Sea of Tranquility! Welcome to River Stone where you receive mindful strokes in a quiet, fragrance-free setting. Your session begins with an effleurage of Heated Stones as you relax into a consistently good and appropriately deep, integrated massage. Make massage part of your regular self-care. Call in advance to schedule your next massage.
(505) 431-6498 View (505) 431-6498

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

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