Nani has lived in Sarasota for 14years. Born in Hawaii, she developed a love of the outdoors. She has been a receiver of massage for many years which is why she pursued this healing profession.
Nani graduated from Sarasota School of Massage Therapy, where she was introduced to many forms of bodywork. She approaches every client in a caring way. She uses deep tissue, Swedish, neuromuscular techniques, Thai on the Table stretching and cupping to address the needs of the individual. Nani love running, boxing and all forms of outdoor activities, which help her, identify with all levels of athletes.
Nicole’s passion for learning anatomy and physiology began at the early age. As the daughter of a doctor born in upstate New York, she was surrounded by medial books of all kinds. She loved talking to her father about the wonders of the human body. “As a graduate of Sarasota School of Massage Therapy, her passion for learning new massage modalities and techniques continues to grow.
Nicole’s massage sessions are based on a philosophy that the whole body works best when all systems are working in sync and optimally. She takes a therapeutic approach to addressing specific problems each client has and treats each one individually. Within one session, Nicole may use neuromuscular techniques, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, cupping, stretching, deep tissue and Swedish in any combination necessary after properly assessing the client and speaking with them about their goals and desires.
In her free time, Nicole lives an active lifestyle. Some of her favorite hobbies include biking, exercising, kayaking, and spending time at the beach.
Lindsay is a graduate of Sarasota School of Massage Therapy and from Fashion Focus Hair Academy. As a dual licensed professional Lindsay relies on the story the body is telling her to formulate a treatment.
Knowledge is power, so Lindsay continues to take courses to further her knowledge on the body, and ways to improve your state of balance in her clients. Lindsay’s continuing education has brought her deeper knowledge in cupping, stretching techniques, Sacred Hawaiian Massage. She is also a Reiki level three attuned. With all her training she uses many tools to better facilitate and guide her clients back to a state of comfort and optimal function.
In her free time Lindsay enjoys trying new exercises, yoga, dancing, painting, gardening, camping with her children, exploring nature, traveling, cooking, and water sports.
Olivia is a graduate of Sarasota School of Massage Therapy. Her experience has guided her to use deep tissue and neuromuscular techniques, as well as myofascial work, cupping, and stretching. She knows that increase range of motion and reduce tension and pain throughout the body are the goals of her clients. These techniques along with Swedish techniques are all used to assess each client and ultimately achieve the best result during the healing process. There is no one-size-fits-all approach for a massage or bodywork session. Each person presents a unique set of conditions, preferences for pressure and techniques and goals for any given session. Whether it’s muscles soreness, overall tension, or a specific injury, Olivia will help you work towards a healthy outcome.
Nicole Marie McGowan
Nicole Marie began working as a nurse 8 years ago, Her passion for aiding the healing process quickly transformed into a love for massage therapy. Most people have no idea how well their bodies are designed to perform, but through education and a combination of multiple modalities tailored to each clients individual needs, transformation is inevitable. Her favorite tools for achieving a change in a client is deep tissue, trigger point therapy, cupping and Thai techniques.
Balance is important to Nicole, she makes to spend with family, friends, traveling, boating, cooking, yoga, living life the way its meant to be lived.
Katie Jones joins the Kinetic team as an LMT and Continuing Education Provider. Katie graduated from the Sarasota School of Massage Therapy in 2000 and returned in 2003 to become an instructor. She specializes in Deep Tissue, Hydrotherapy, Hot Stone Massage, Neuromuscular Technique, Prenatal massage, Thai on the Table, and Canine Massage.
Katie grew up in Sarasota and was introduced to the transformative effects of good bodywork after suffering several sports-related injuries, and dealing with reoccurring migraine headaches early in life. She balances her time by seeing clients, teaching, and spending time with her awesome family.