Sandra Boyd, Massage Therapist
Sandra graduated in 2002 from the Soma Institute for Clinical Massage Therapy. She has completed over 750 hours of training which includes anatomy, pathology and kinesiology. She completed her externship training at Kindred Hospital in Maywood, Illinois, and at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.
In 2002 and 2004 she participated in the Chicago Marathon as a massage therapist, focusing on post treatment for marathon runners.
Sandra has worked for several different Day Spas in Chicago and the South Suburban area. She has also participated in various corporate chair events, and worked in a medical clinic as a Clinical Massage Therapist as well as for a Chiropractor. All of which, has helped her to enhance her skills.
In 2005 - 2006, she returned to Soma Institute as a Teacher's Assistant for Clinical Massage Therapy I & II.
Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Massage, Prenatal, Reflexology Myofascial, Trigger Point work, and Body Treatments.
Illinois State licensed.
Sharon Blackmon, Massage Therapist
Sharon is a graduate of Sawyer College, in Hammond, Ind. She graduated from Swayer in 2006, with over 700 hours of training which includes anatomy, clinical therapy, physiology, and pathology. Her externship hours were completed at Caring Chiropractic in Calumet City, Il. Sharon believe that this is her life's calling.
Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Massage, Reflexology Myofascial, Reiki I and II, Trigger Point work, Body Treatments and Corporate Chair. Indiana and Illinois State Licensed.
Jamie Drayton, Massage Therapist
Jamie graduated in the spring of 2007 from The Chicago School of Massage Therapy, where I received my license in Massage Therapy. I have a Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiolgy from Northern Illinois University. My training consists of Swedish Massage, Therapeutic and Sports Massage.
Statement: My passion for Massage Therapy allows me to contribute to customer satisfaction on a professional and personal level. The gift to work with my hands drives me to share an indescribable experience world wide.
Modalities: Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Sports Massage, Reflexology Myofascial, Trigger Point work, Body Treatments and Corporate Chair.
Illinois State License.
C.J., Massage Therapist
C.J. is a 2009 graduate of Soma Institue in Chicago, and has attended the Masters Program for Massage Therapy at Soma Institue. C.J. has a unique background which began years ago when he studied Cosmotolgy, and became a successful hair stylist. In 2007, he turned his attention to Massage Therapy and the rest is history.
Modalities: Swedish, Therapuetic, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Indian Head Massage,
Lymphatic Drainage, Trigger Point Work, Myofascial Release, Sport Massage, and Corporate Chair Massage.
Charlene Hudson, Massage Therapist
Charlene graduated from the Soma Institute with over 750 hours of training. Charlene has a diverse clinical background which include relaxation, chronic pain, and works with clients who have various medical conditions. Charlene has worked at the 2011 Chicago Marathon and the 2010 I.G.I. Gymnastic meet for post athlete treatment.
Modalities: Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Hot Stone, Prenatal, Reflexology, Corporate Chair and Body Treatments. Illinois State licensed.
Statement: I believe that every client should treat each part of their body as a separate entity in order to find a optimum level of health which can function better through massage therapy.
Dawn Mikes, Esthetician
Dawn is a licensed Esthetician and a 2004 graduate of Trendsetters College. She has worked with all different skin types and conditions, and has always put the safety and satisfaction of her clients as her priority. Illinois State licensed.
"I invite you to relax and enjoy a customized facial to improve the health of your skin. With proper skin care and the desire to see results, I will help you to achieve this. Schedule your appointment today so you can look as good as you feel! It will be a pleasure to meet you."
Patrice Kimble, Massage Therapist
Patrice has taken over 750 hours in training for clinical massage therapy at the Soma Institute of Chicago. Her training has included extensive studies in Kinesiology, Pathology, and Musculoskeletal Anatomy. Patrice has received her bachelors of science in Psychology, which has contributed to her understanding of the effects of massage on the body and mind. In 2013 she became an Illinois State Licensed Massage Therapist.
Her experience includes but not limited to the IGI Gymnastics Meet of Chicago and sports massage at Loyola University athletic department.
Statement: I’ve never been comfortable seeing someone in pain or discomfort whether emotional or physical. I believe that I can help alleviate the physical and emotional stress on the body, as well as numerous physiological conditions that affect the body through the gift of massage. Better living through healing hands.
Modalities: Swedish, Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Sports, Lymphatic, and Hot Stone Therapy