Sarah began her practice nearly 20 years ago. Her studio is conveniently located South View Park, near Culver City, Playa Vista, Baldwin Hills, and Ladera Heights. In-home, on-set and office visits are available upon request.
Sarah has a strong background in several massage modalities, including deep tissue, energy work, rehabilitative massage, and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Utilizing her training and intuition, she tailors each massage to fit her clients' needs. There is no "one size fits all" approach to her treatments. Each massage is unique; a powerful healing experience tempered with compassion.
Sarah is also a life coach. She combines her decades of hands on body knowledge with her sense of intuition to assist her clients find their own path to wellness.
Sarah is a set-savvy professional with experience working with film production companies in the greater Los Angeles area and nationally.
Sarah began her career as a New York State Licensed Massage Therapist. New York State has some of the most stringent licensing standards in the country, requiring over one thousand hours of classroom instruction and supervised hands-on experience, culminating in a state-wide exam. In comparison, many states, including California, require as little as 250 hours of training.
Early in her career, Sarah practiced in exclusive spas in New York City. She evolved into a concierge massage therapist, providing on-site treatments in Manhattan and the surrounding areas. Since moving to Los Angeles in 2014, Sarah has developed a thriving clientele and worked at major studios, providing her unique style of massage to talent, production, and the occasional puppy.
Sarah was educated at Healing Hands Institute of Massage Therapy and has completed many hours of continuing education. She is certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Body Work (NCBTMB) and holds current licensure in New York and California.
Originally trained in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Shiatsu and Sports massage, Sarah has combined the techniques of many modalities with her personal intuition and understanding of the workings of the anatomy and energy systems of her clients to provide individualized therapy. Many people come to Sarah for work on a specific issue or injury and discover the interconnectedness of their bodies.
While deeply relaxing and energetically integrating, Sarah's treatments are not your typical massage session. Her techniques involve finding restrictions in the body and identifying the source of the impairment. The result is deeply healing session unlike the traditional 'spa' massage.