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About Our Therapists

Roxann Christensen, ABT

Roxann graduated from Southwest Institute of Healing Arts in the Asian Bodywork Program specializing in Chi Gung Tui Na. She is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She also practices Ortho-Bionomy®, which she combines with Chi Gung Tui Na in her work.

Roxann has a gift of touch and an ability to work with her clients to untangle some of the most knotted joints or blocked conditions presented to her. Her expertise lies in analyzing and problem-solving her clients individual conditions. Because of her ability, she has helped people avoid surgery. She also has helped people who were told that surgery couldn’t help relieve their pain. Clients have found Roxann to be adept at tracing a pain in one part of the body to its root source in another part.

Roxann enthusiastically expands her knowledge and skills to remain the most up-to-date in helping people regain a pain free life.

 

Danielle Robinson, LMT

Danielle graduated top of her class at Arizona School of Massage and is attending Steiner Institute of Esthetics to obtain her aesthetician license.

Danielle can 'just touch your issues' and know what to do to relieve your pain and tensions. She uses moist heat to relax your muscles and a combination of multiple techniques to help you achieve optimum muscle health such as Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Acupressure, Shiatsu, Russian Sports Massage, Prenatal, Oncology, Cranial Sacral, Reflexology, Swedish and Sports Stretching.

Danielle is a licensed massage therapist because she sincerely loves the human body and believes in the power of touch! She is continually learning the latest, as well as the time honored massage techniques and incorporating them into her sessions to benefit her clients! She would like to focus more on oncology patients to help them relax, so their body can heal.

 

Richard Done, LMT

Rick graduated with top honors from Cortiva Institute of Massage Therapy in Scottsdale, Arizona. Since then, he has specialized in doTERRA® Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade® essential oils and essential oil products; the absolute most pure essential oils available today.  Each and every batch is independently tested for purity; not once, but twice.  He has learned how to harness the powerful benefits of doTERRA® and willing to share this knowledge to help you achieve optimum health. doTERRA® is used to help your body heal itself whether taken internally, used topically or inhaled. Because of it's extraordinary healing properties it is being used in high-end spas in Las Vegas and can be purchased at Therapeutic Retreat.

Rick worked on chiropractic patients and became skilled at relieving muscle tension and pain from a variety of muscle dysfunctions.  He uses deep tissue massage combined with trigger point therapy and Swedish Massage techniques to relax the muscles, while incorporating essential oils to work with the body's natural healing processes.

 

Marie (Mimi) Kortan, LMT, Owner/Manager

Marie graduated top of her class from Cortiva School of Massage in Scottsdale and her desire to relieve pain and reduce stress in her clients drives her to continually learn new techniques, review what she has already learned and evaluate every session for better techniques.

Marie has been massaging her family since she was 8 years old, so it’s no surprise that this is the career that she has chosen and excels in. She worked for a large day spa in Chandler and Scottsdale (she went by the nickname Mimi), a chiropractic office in Ahwatukee, as well as built her own practice.

Marie is qualified to perform CRT (Cranial Release Technique), Swedish, Deep Tissue, NMT (Neuromuscular Therapy), Prenatal, Oncology, Lymphatic Drainage, Myofascial Release, Active Release, PNF (Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation), Reflexology and spa services such as hot stones, dry brushing, scrubs, wraps, etc.

Marie has massaged clients from 6 to 87 years old. Clients with stress, pain, tension, reduced range of motion and reduced strength have received relief, increased range of motion and mobility from their therapeutic massage sessions.

 

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