Kelly - Licensed Massage Therapist
Kelly received her Massage Therapy training at the East West College of the Healing Arts in Portland. Prior to that she worked as a Literacy Specialist after getting her degree in Professional Writing from Salem State University in Massachusetts.
She holds the belief that metaphysical or psychological factors can contribute to an ailment just as physical, environmental and situational factors can. She therefore feels that healing is best achieved through a duality of both Eastern and Western approaches.
Kelly enjoys hot yoga, hiking, kayaking, vegan food, baking and cooking, organizing, camping, traveling and continually learning about psychology and the body.
Michelle - Licensed Massage Therapist
Michelle received her Massage Therapy training through COCC's LMT program, completing this in early 2016. She is very passionate about helping her clients reach toward their goals. Be it be recovering from an injury or maintaining a healthy/active lifestyle, she enjoys helping people continue to enjoy and do the things they love. She is excited to be part of the Falling Waters team and is privileged to have the opportunity to use her skills to help those in need.
She enjoys spending time with friends, exercising, hiking, camping, taking beautiful pictures of nature and experiencing everything that Central Oregon has to offer. She also enjoys expanding her knowledge and taking continuing education classes in massage to better assist those she works with.
Kristen - Licensed Massage Therapist
Kristen received her Massage Therapy training at the Oregon School of Massage, graduating in 2010 after receiving specialized training in Trigger Point Release Therapy, accupressure, Reflexology and Cranial Sacral Therapy. In her years of therapeutic bodywork and healing experience, she has come to believe strongly in the mind-body-spirit connection, and that all parts need to be healthy to achieve an optimal state of true health. She also believes that deep relaxation can play a big role in healing each of those various aspects.
Her biggest joy comes from being a mommy, but other hobbies and interests include getting out in nature, going camping, etc. She is also passionate about any music that moves her soul.
Monica - Licensed Massage Therapist
Monica achieved her Massage Therapy Certificate, with honors, from the Central Oregon Community College Massage Therapy program in 2016. She has a passion for anatomy and physiology and believes that in order to be the best version of yourself, you must take care of your mind, body, and spirit. She is committed to helping others through body work, and driven to continue her self-educaiton in the Massage Therapy field.
She enjoys spending time with her daughter, getting out, and staying active. She's also a sports fanatic. Go Ducks! Monica also loves going out on adventures and eating good food.
Suzie - Licensed Massage Therapist
Suzie recieved her Massage Therapy training from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Minnesota in 2009. She specializes in trigger point therapy, Swedish, pre-natal, and connective tissue release techniques. She believes in the body's ability to heal itself and utilizes her experience to assist others in this process. Suzie combines that notion with her clinical education in order to provide her clients with a thorough, soothing, and effective massage. She values holding space, educating clients about their bodies, and careful listening to help others achieve their goals. Those who have benefited from her work are: pregnant women, athletes, chronic pain and migraine sufferers, and anyone seeking overall wellness of being.
She is new to Bend and loves all the outdoor activities right outside her front door. She enjoys hiking, yoga, and cooking up new recipes in the kitchen. Her biggest passion is spending time with her family.
Stefany - Licensed Massage Therapist
Stefany received her Associates of Applied Science of Massage Therapy degree from the Central Oregon Community College Massage Therapy program in 2010. She is passionate about treating chronic pain and has done extensive training in deep tissue and spa treatments. In her years of experience she has worked to develop a calm & relaxing deep tissue experience for each individual with whom she works.
In her spare time Stefany loves nature photography, hiking, and doing yoga. She is also a new mom to an adorable baby boy that she can not get enough of!