Take Our Quiz Below to Find Your Massage Therapist
Meet Your Therapeutic Match!
What kind of pressure do you prefer?
Light or very light – I am sensitive and sometimes get very sore after massage.
Light to medium – I want to just relax and not feel any of my trouble spots
Medium to Firm/Medium – not painful, but I want a good strong massage.
Very firm! I prefer working at my pain threshold through the tender areas because they need it!
How do you feel about alternative Eastern techniques like cupping?
I’m all for them! I love cupping & acupressure, and that’s why I chose Renu
I’m open and up for whatever technique or type of treatment my therapist think will be most effective.
Not a fan – I just want a massage.
Do you prefer a quiet environment during your massage? (No talking with therapist)
YES – I really need to decompress and don’t want to chat
I enjoy having a conversation with my therapist and hope that he or she will be responsive when I instigate.
It’s important to me that my therapist is either a member of the LGBTQ Community or has been closely involved with it.
It doesn’t matter to me
I want someone who has studied the John Barnes method of Myofascial Release.
It doesn’t matter to me
I want a therapist who is from Europe and brings a different cultural influence to the session.
It doesn’t matter to me
Each massage therapist and bodyworker at Renu is highly recommended – bios below:
Strong, nurturing & soft spoken – Olga Andreeva gives spectacular relaxation massages using mixed styles that our clients just love. Her pressure is just right for many, and she is happy to adjust according to your preferences.
Olga is a Certified Cupping Therapist as well as a licensed massage therapist and incorporates cupping into many of her massage sessions. See how effective her combination of massage therapy and cupping therapy can be!
For deep tissue, Myofascial Release, or healing from injury – Jeff Dachauer loves combining Eastern and Western techniques to achieve great results. He excels at using deeper pressure and is also skilled at using lighter myofascial release techniques from John Barnes.
For deep tissue with a slow, relaxing flow – Amanda Timmers combines a blend of eastern and western modalities. She loves to do deep, specific work using cups or deep tissue, while maintaining a relaxing flow with Swedish, myofascial release, and acupressure.
Client’s describe Cy Mattice’s massage as a conscientious smooth flow, with considerate painless relief & attentiveness. Myofascial techniques, attachment points & working with synergistic & antagonist pairs are effective approaches they like to use in sessions. Myofascial techniques and addressing attachment points are effective approaches Cy likes to incorporate within a relaxing Swedish massage. Working with synergistic and antagonist pairs is also something Cy has found effective for my clients. Cy especially enjoys bringing awareness to progress and co-creating an individualized wellness plan with each client.
Michelle Kohl began her journey as an energetic therapist in 1998 and has training in Reiki, Advanced Energetic Healing, and CranioSacral techniques. She has created a customized energetic healing service she calls Integrative Energetic Therapy. Integrative energetic therapy can either augment other therapies, or be a beneficial alternative for those who have difficulty tolerating modalities such as acupuncture, acupressure, or massage. See how it can help bring balance to you.
Massage Therapists Who Are Not Currently Accepting New Clients:
For the Sports enthusiast, scientific mind, or anyone with special sensitivities – Magdalena Shemayev, also a Certified Personal Trainer in addition to being a licensed massage therapist, has a strong following of enthusiasts who love her work. With significant experience with migraines, TMJD, food and scent sensitivities, she’s a great choice for anyone sensitive to anything, along any spectrum.
Magdalena uses trigger point therapy to achieve lasting results in combination with her wonderfully relaxing massage techniques.
For firm pressure or specific therapeutic work – Katie Woehrle does fabulous work and enjoys focusing on specific areas which need extra attention. She uses a primarily Swedish style that incorporates Eastern techniques and energy flow to help the body release more permanently.
Katie maintains a quiet and calming environment during her sessions, and while she welcomes feedback and questions from clients, she prefers not to chat. She is an excellent massage therapist.
At Renu, we enjoy working with each other, and we look forward to working with you!