Massage by Julia.........818.421.0597
In-home (mobile) massage, lymphedema therapy, cancer exercise training, stretch instruction, on-site chair massage

About Me

Julia Morrow, CMT/CES/CLT

California  State Certified Therapist (#  3830)

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Member: ABMP--Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals;
S4OM--Society for Oncology Massage;
CAMTC--CA Massage Therapy Council;
Holistic Chamber of Commerce;
LE&RN (Lymphatic Education & Research Network)

 


 

Graduate of Touch Therapy Institute, Encino, CA,  September 2004 Coursework: Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology; Swedish; Deep Tissue; Body Mechanics; CPR/First Aid; Energy/Color Therapy; Ethics/Communication Skills; Business Management; Nutrition/Hygiene.

 

Former Oncology Massage Therapist at Jennifer Diamond Cancer Foundation, Chatsworth, CA

 

Advanced Coursework:  

Klose Training & Consulting--Lymphedema Therapist Certification/ Vodder Method (135 hrs)

Klose Training & Consulting--Manual Lymph Drainage Certification/Vodder Method (45 hrs)

Oncology Massage Education Associates (Gayle MacDonald)--Massage in the  Oncology Setting (35 hrs)

Heart Touch Project--Compassionate Touch training/volunteer work (62 hrs)

Hands on Healing Institute--Touch for Health I (Applied Kinesiology); Thai Massage

John Barnes Institute--Myofascial Release I

Upledger Institute--CranioSacral Therapy I

Advanced School of Massage Therapy-- Shiatsu; Pregnancy Massage; Sports Massage; Chair Massage; Trigger Point Therapy

Touch Therapy Institute--   Aromatherapy I
                                                         Reflexology
                                                         Head, Neck & TMJ
                                                         Lymphatics for Immune Response I
                                                         Medical & Geriatric Massage 
                                                         Therapeutic Stretching I & II
                                                         Sports Massage--Weekend Warriors 
                                                         Sports Massage: Pre/Post-Event, LA Marathon
                                                         Low Back & Sacrum
                                                         Fibromyalgia Massage
                                                         Massage for People Living with Cancer (Gayle MacDonald)

Swedish Health Institute (Halsa Massage School)--Hot Stone Massage
                                                                                                            Pregnancy Massage
                                                                                                            Rotator Cuff Solutions

FEMA/Emergency Massage Response Internat'l--  Massage for Emergency Response



Community Activities:

Chair massage at local street fairs
OneGeneration Senior Services fair, Reseda, CA (chair massage)--2015
Rose Run (for cancer research), Pasadena, CA (chair massage)--2014 & 2015
LE&RN 5K (for lymphedema research), Santa Monica, CA (participant)--2016
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Light the Night Walk, Woodland Hills, CA (participant)--2016
 


Stretch instructor: For private massage clients and community classes.


Past degrees:
--AAS, Interpreting for the Deaf, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC 1985
--BS, Education, Boston University, Boston, MA 1983


Read about my volunteer work with The Heart Touch Project in 2006 & 2007

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Why did I go into massage? I have always had an interest in holistic health, healthy living, alternative therapies, spirituality, exercise, etc, and massage & healing are a part of that. I began as a sign language interpreter for almost thirty years, assisting hundreds of deaf students in getting an education. A few years ago, as my interest in interpreting was changing, I looked around for what else I felt passionate about for a career. I suddenly remembered being 14 & telling my childhood friend that one day I was going to be a massage therapist. Then I promptly forgot about it until 2004 when I decided to go to massage school. Now I am very happy running my business & am definitely working 'in the flow'!               

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