Karen has been practicing massage therapy since 1997 after graduating from the Finger Lakes School of Massage in Ithaca , New York . Karen offers a range of bodywork techniques to best suit each individual’s unique needs. Most sessions use Swedish Massage that is enhanced with Deep Tissue work. In addition to clients seeking massage for relaxation and injury recovery, Karen also has experience working with those who have special needs (people with mental and/or physical disabilities, post-stroke, amputees, end-of-life, and pre- and post-operative). Other areas of interest include Pregnancy Massage and Sports Massage. Karen has also been an instructor of Swedish Massage at the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy.
Karen is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association and is an active yoga practitioner. Prior to her training in massage, Karen worked in the arts as an administrator in a local museum and has experience with marketing and development.