THERAPISTS LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER:
JOHN: graduated from MTTI (Massage Therapy Training Institute) in 1994. He taught Reflexology and Chinese Somatic Therapy Techniques and Reiki there until 2005. He is additionally trained in deep tissue work and myofascial release. John has been working at Alpha since 1996 and is available Mondays 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Fridays 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
KEVIN: has been practicing massage since 2002. Kevinís techniques include sports massage, orthopedic massage, somato- emotional release, myofascial release techniques and Reiki. Kevin is a Reiki Master and is currently finishing his certification in Craniosacral Therapy with the Upledger Institute. In addition to providing therapy here at Alpha Chiropractic, he also teaches advanced massage techniques at M T T I. Kevin works at Alpha Fridays 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
KYLE: is originally from Boston, Massachusetts, where he was the owner and principal massage therapist at Kyle Myrick Massage. A graduate of the Cortiva Institute, Kyle has received training in modalities including Swedish, myofascial release, deep tissue, sports massage, neuromuscular therapy and completed a 100 hour orthopedic massage certification course. Kyle is available Monday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Friday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
NECIA: is a massage practitioner in private practice for 26 years. She primarily uses Swedish (classical) massage technique and has studied and incorporated Shiatsu, trigger point technique, lomi-lomi and a host of other philosophies and techniques into her massage style. She founded and directed the Heartland School of Massage from 1988-1994 and was an instructor for Johnson County Community College's Certified Massage Program for 6 years. Necia has been working with us at Alpha Chiropractic Center since 2003 and is available on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
ROBIN: completed the therapeutic massage program
at Career Academy in Anchorage, Alaska and was certified by the National
Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) in 2006. She has
worked in a variety of settings including chiropractic offices, health clubs,
and day spas. She also performed post-event massage for the cyclists
in American Lung Associationís Clean Air Challenge and runners in the Anchorage
Mayorís Marathon. Trained in a variety of modalities, Robin specializes in
sports and clinical massage and most often utilizes a combination of deep
tissue, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, and neuromuscular therapy.
She is available at Alpha on Monday and Wednesday mornings 9:00 a.m. to
1:00 p.m. and Thursday afternoons 2:00 pm to 6:00 p.m.
She is available at Alpha on Monday and Wednesday mornings 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Thursday afternoons 2:00 pm to 6:00 p.m.
SHARLEEN: graduated from Lunaria Bodywork Institute in Lawrence, Kansas in 2001 and started working at Alpha Chiropractic Center in June of 2002. She has a wide range of techniques from the light and slow contact of Craniosacral to full body relaxation work, to deep tissue myofascial release work. She is also trained in Kurashova Technique which is for relief of Fibromyalgia symptoms and is a Level II Reiki practitioner. She works at Alpha Monday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and all day Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
STEPHANIE: has been working at Alpha Chiropractic Center since 1997. She excels in deep tissue work, which she has been doing for 30 years. She is a Registered Nurse and works at Alpha on Saturdays 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
TYLER: is professionally trained in Cranio-Sacral, Thai Massage, Acupressure, and Myofascial Release Techniques. He is certified in Body Somatics, Zen Shiatsu, Reiki Master and as an educator for Massage and Ancillary Therapies. Tyler has seven years experience in private practice as well as teaching and assisting Body Somatics, Traditional Chinese Medicing, Wholistic Energy Healing and Zen Shiatsu. Tyler is available at Alpha on Saturday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and Thursdays 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.