Specializing in Massage and Bodywork, Mia completed an intensive 710 hour course in Massage Therapy from Ralston School of Massage in Reno, NV. She passed her NCBTMB National Certification examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and has been licensed in the state Nevada since 2011.
As a successful graduate of Ralston School of Massage, Bill has been practicing massage at Ralston Massage Center for 7 years.
Over the years, Bill has added several modalities to help accommodate clients in need of personal recovery from both injuries and surgery. Additionally he works with the athlete client to improve flexibility and performance as well as recovery post-event.
Graduating from Ralston School of Massage in 2006, Alan practices integrative massage with an emphasis on therapeutic and sports applications. A personal trainer and active martial artist for over 30 years, Alan’s strong working knowledge of anatomy and movement give him a unique insight into the problems of athletes as well as the aches and pains associated with everyday life.
Supplemental massage therapy training includes acupressure and cranial sacral therapy.
Read Alan’s Meet Your Therpist interview here and learn more about his services.
Jennifer graduated from Ralston School of Massage in May of 2011, with 710 hours of training. Before graduating she studied Personal Training and Massage Therapy at Truckee Meadows Community College. Jennifer offers Therapeutic Massage, Deep Tissue, Swedish Massage, Sports and Chair Massage.
Jennifer helps her clients relax and walk away from the table or chair feeling like a new person.
Read Jennifer’s “Meet Your Therapist” interview here
Karen Geiger has joined Ralston Massage Center. Karen has been practicing massage in the Reno/Sparks area for more than 18 years at venues ranging from the airport to a sports club, a local hospital to a nationally ranked top 10 spa.
She has also been an instructor for Ralston School of Massage and has taught Anatomy and Pathology in the Massage Therapy program at Truckee Meadows Community College.
Her focus is on integrative bodywork based in traditional Swedish style, but incorporating the therapeutic benefits of MediCupping vacutherapy, lymphatic drainage bodywork and Lava Shell massage. She knows personally the improvement in enhanced function and mental state that can be obtained by receiving a variety of bodywork on a regular schedule. Relax, refresh, renew!
Lisa has been a Nevada State licensed massage therapist since graduating from Ralston School of Massage in 2011. She has worked at a local 4-star spa. This valuable experience deepened her skills and enhanced her understanding of massage’s many health benefits. Lisa has taken a variety of continuing education courses; adding those techniques and modalities into the work she brings to her clients.
Lisa focuses on Relaxation Swedish Massage offering up at a two hour session. She is also available for therapeutic, deep tissue and chair massage. Lisa loves the low stress environment created by a massage career and is happy she could bring her massage services to a small local business like Ralston Massage Center and you.
Gail Orris, staff member
Gail Orris, manages our front desk. Working on a part-time schedule, she answers your calls and books appointments. Having worked at Ralston Massage Center for over four years, she is very knowledgeable about our business and can answer many of your questions.
Gail is invaluable in processing all the new client and returning clients’ paperwork. Without her, we would be buried. She keeps us stocked with supplies and moving forward in our work day.
Thank you Gail!