Kelly is the co-owner of Handcrafted Healing and also a therapist (lic. #MA 79634). She graduated from Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy with an Advanced Massage Therapy certification in 2011. After working for small massage studios, chiropractic offices and gyms in Vermont, Connecticut and Florida she decided to bring all of her expertise to St Petersburg where she incorporates spa amenities into her boutique studio. Kelly focuses on incorporating deep tissue, Thai massage, Cupping Therapy into her sessions and is an expert at reducing chronic pain. She takes extra time to find out as much as possible about the client’s lifestyle and possible contributing factors to their discomfort. If you are looking for pain reduction or just need monthly maintenance to relax and de-stress Kelly is here for you!
Kristine completed The Sarasota School of Massage Therapy in 2012. She has spent the last 7 years deepening her knowledge of our bodies ability to heal. With training in neuromuscular therapy, Thai yoga massage, Reiki, deep tissue, and Swedish massage Kristine best describes her treatment approach as restorative therapeutic massage. Kristine was trained in medical spas and wellness retreats in Colorado and relocated home to Florida to deepen her growth and knowledge working in the St Petersburg area. Her objective is to help clients achieve long term treatments goals to ease muscle tension, heal injuries and experience less pain. Kristine recently became certified in a unique style of bodywork called Anma. This approach is an oriental healing technique that creates balance in the body and increases blood flow to deep tissues while clearing blockages of chi energy within the acupressure meridian system.
Sierra has been a practicing Licensed Massage Therapist since 2009 and proves to surpass excellence in her line of work (lic. #MA 61873). She is enthusiastic and passionate about keenly listening to the body so she can best help you help yourself. Outside of the state’s requirements for licensing and after her time spent at Florida School of Massage, her studies embodied aromatherapy, Thai massage, myofascial release, reflexology, and polarity therapies. Among the practiced modalities, she excels in deep tissue/sports therapy and works closely with chiropractors for advanced recovery. Her neuromuscular therapy mixed with some stretching techniques will have you walking out a new human! Sierra practices seeing the body as a whole. It is extremely important to her to provide a safe space for you to connect with and raise awareness within your own precious temple of a body. She takes great pride in her work by integrating her skills in all modalities to “handcraft” your experience in your healing process. Let Sierra help you, help yourself!
Rae graduated from Cortiva Institute of Massage in 2011 and is certified in Swedish, myofascial, prenatal and neuromuscular therapy (lic. #MA 65809). She is also trained in hot stone, sports massage, Qigong reflexology, deep tissue, special populations and is a certified Reiki Master. Having worked in chiropractic and acupuncture offices Rae has had experience with different medical and Oriental Medicine techniques. As a massage therapist and passionate artist she hopes to express her healing talents and creative drive into each “handcrafted” session to relieve her clients from acute and chronic pain. When you schedule your session with Rae you can expect her to assess and treat your specific needs whether they are physical or energetic.