Training and Education


Certified Fitness Trainer 2014
Lakeside School of Massage Therapy, Licensed Massage Therapist 2000
UW-Madison, Bachelor of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy 1982


Teaches “Massage for Healthcare Settings”, Lakeshore Technical College 2011-present
Teaches online course (“Medical Terminology” & “Health Insurance And Reimbursement”), Lakeshore Technical College 2010-present
Taught “Massage Therapy & Bodywork Techniques”, Lakeside School of Massage Therapy 2001-2002
Taught “Introduction to Psychology”, UW-Milwaukee 1997
Presented at WI OT Conference 1992, 1994


Fundamentals of Ortho-Bionomy: Focus on the spine 9/2018
Ace Massage Cupping 8/2018
Combining Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization and Movement 12/2017
Kinesiology Taping and Movement 10/2017
Myoskeletal Techniques: Upper Body Specialist 2/25/2016
Kinesiotaping Workshop 01/2015
Active Isolated Stretching: Core and Extremities 09/2014
Advanced Techniques for Head, Neck, Shoulders 04/2014
Active Isolated Stretching: Upper Body 03/2014
Active Isolated Stretching: Lower Body 11/2013
Myoskeletal Alignment: Kinetic Kinks, Neck, Rib, Back Pain 8/2013
Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques: Pain and Posture 10/2012
Ethics of Touch 9/2010
Geriatrics and Massage Therapy 9/2010
Cancer and Massage Therapy 9/2010
Hospital-based Massage Therapy 9/2010
Orthopedic Massage Techniques for Cervical Pain 11/2010
COTA/OTR Physical Disabilities Refresher/Update 3/2010
The Educated Heart 10/2009
Precision Neuromuscular Therapy for Spine and Thorax 2/2009
Massage for Sports Injuries 6/2008
Massage for Autoimmune Disorders 3/2008
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 3/2007
Alcohol, Alcohol Abuse, & Alcohol Dependence 3/2007
Understanding Alternative Medicine 3/2007
Yoga and Pilates for Rehabilitation 2/2007
Precision Muscular Mobilization 4/2006
MyoFascial Release 1/2006
Manually Managing Pain 10/2005
Craniosacral Therapy, Level 2 11/2003
Craniosacral Therapy, Level 1 2/2003
Orthopedic Massage 1 9/2001
Massage Techniques for Face, Scalp, & Neck 5/2001
6 credits of Ethics training per year of practice – ongoing
Cervical Injuries, Postural Analysis, & Pelvic Stabilization (NMT 1) 8/2000