GARETH SICK, LMT
Year Licensed: 2019
Gareth comes to us from Seattle and has been an therapist for over 3 years. Gareth would describe he approach as "I believe that deep tissue does not necessarily mean deep pressure and have build my style around getting the most out of massage with the least amount of pain." His focus is on facilitating healing and relief from pain. He uses a slower, active release methodology with clients having an active role in getting a complete release of the muscles.
In his free time he is working on a sci-fi novel, cooking, meditating, hiking and going to the gym. Feel free to ask him about any of these things, but especially his novel!
Favorite Treatment Style: Myofascial Release, Active and passive movement and Swedish and deep tissue
Availability: Tuesday 10-8
DAVID WAYNE RUNESTRAND, LMT
Year Licensed: 2022
Bio: David is an exceptional therapist with a passion for helping people. He found that passion as he was going through his battle with tongue cancer in 2019. He realized first hand the extraordinary benefit of human touch. He is like the repair man of the body who specializes in deep, targeted work but having you leave feeling nice and relaxed
Favorite Treatment Style: Deep Tissue, Swedish, Myofasical Release and Injury prevention
Availability: Monday 10am-5:30pm
KAI THRILLKILL, LMT
Year Licensed: 2010
Growing up with a close family friend being a chiropractor taught Kai the importance of regular bodywork. Thats why they enrolled in The Lauterstein-Conway School of Massage in Austin, Texas before even finishing high school.
Since obtaining their license to practice massage in 2010, Kai has worked in various spa and healthcare settings refining their skills in assessing the bodies tension patterns in a relaxing, yet therapeutic approach.
For 4 years in Houston, TX, Kai owned a thriving practice focusing on post surgical care, professional opera singers, and assisting with the Houston Astros maintenance care. Kai also assisted in writing two different published clinical massage protocols for clients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, respectfully.
After selling their practice in 2015, they shifted their focus to teaching in massage therapy schools and yoga teacher trainings until moving up to Oregon in 2021.
She also holds a 200 hour yoga teacher certification with an emphasis in functional movement and therapeutic applications of yoga
Favorite Treatment Style: Deep Tissue, Swedish, Therapeutic
Availability: Monday 1:30-8
LILY SHAW, LMT
Year Licensed: 2021
Bio: Lily first became interested in massage when receiving work helped her in ways no other treatment could at the time. She then became motivated to pass on the same service to others. She graduated from National Holistic Institute in 2020 and has worked in spa settings as well as an Ayurvedic clinic. She believes that it's essential to feel as comfortable as we can in our bodies because we carry them with us wherever we go, and it's important to prioritize feeling as best as we can in them so that it can extend itself positively into other aspects of our lives. For that reason she aims mainly to create a relaxed and grounded session, while still incorporating deeper work to relieve any pain or specific tension a client may be experiencing. In her free time Lily enjoys reading, dancing and writing music.
Favorite Treatment Style: Swedish, Deep tissue, energy work
Saturday (every other) 10-3pm
Year Licensed: 2012
Bio: Denis graduated from National Holistic Institute in 2012 and has been developing his passion for massage every since. He specializes in result orientated therapy, helping his clients find relieft and healing with myofascial release technique and conscious breathing. He has worked in many environments from spa to chiropractic offices where he learned to design the session to what will benefit the clients needs the most. When Denis is not working he spends time with this fiance and their animals going on hikes to the beach. He finds inner peace with yoga, qigong and mediation.
Favorite Treatment Style: Myofascial Release, therapeutic
LACHLAN CROTEAU, NMT, LMT
License Number #24005
Year Licensed: 2007
Bio: Lachlan was born and raised in New England (New Hampshire to be specific). He made his way to Portland in 2017. He has been practicing neuromuscular therapy for 13 years and loves figuring out the puzzles of the human body and chronic pain. He purchased Angelic Healing Hands in November 2019 and is ecstatic to take the helm of this amazing company.
Favorite treatment style: Neuromuscular Therapy, Trigger point Therapy, chronic pain, specific pain, posture assessments
Availability: By Appointment
ROBYN EASTLING, LMT
Year Licensed: 2005
Robyn is not taking any new clients at this time.
Robyn specializes in therapeutic massage with the intention of helping her clients find balance in their body. Clients who are active or have chronic pain have found her to be helpful in relieving migraines, limited mobility in joints and general tension from pushing their body in the gym. She puts a high value on her relationship with clients so she can tailor each session to their needs.
Favorite Treatment Style: Swedish, Pregnancy, Myofascial and headache treatment.
Availability: Tuesday 1-8