Specialty: Massage Therapy, Reflexology Education/Training: B.S. in Physical Education, 1200 hour Certification from the Muscular Therapy Institute, International Institute of Reflexology Certification: National Certification Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, Oncology Massage, CPR Years in practice: 21 years Years at MGHCC: Since 2004
What drew you to your specialty?: I have always had an interest in anatomy and the body.
Favorite part of your job: Making my patient’s day a little better. I have met the most amazing people on their cancer journey. I am honored and blessed to be part of their journey. It has changed who I am for the better.
What you’d like to tell patients/family members about integrative therapies/your specialty: I have been an educator for over 27 years. I enjoy teaching patients self-care strategies to decrease stress and tension and to increase their quality of life.