_Joanne Cosgrove is a Certified Massage and Manual Lymph Drainage Therapist (CMT, CMLD) whose primary focus is offering pain, swelling, stress and scar tissue support. This may include improving movement and/or restoring function to those areas in need for both chronic and acute medical/clinical and orthopedic conditions.
_Since post-graduation as a Massage Therapist and Health Educator from National Holistic Institute: A College of Massage Therapy in 2000, Joanne has completed additional training in Clinical/Orthopedic Massage (The Center for Integrative Pain Management: James Waslaski), Manual Lymph Drainage Therapy (Dr. Vodder School International & The Chikly Institute), Vacuum Therapy Massage Cupping, Burn Scar Massage, CranioSacral Therapy (the Upledger Institute), Myofascial Release (John Barnes Institute), and most recently, Oncology Massage & Skin Care.
Joanne is a member in good standing with: the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC #59544), the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals(ABMP) & the International Alliance of Healthcare Providers (IAHP).
_She views people as being whole already, regardless of appearance, symptoms, diagnosis or behavior and has maintained this belief since her previous career as a Behavioral Health Counselor.
_The vast majority of new clients to Joanne have been referred by an existing client, friend, family member, or medical provider of care. All sessions are designed to address an individual's specific needs and specific goals at the time of their service.
**Those that are new (or prospective) clients to Joanne Cosgrove CMT are required to schedule and complete a "Telephone Consultation" prior to their initial in-person appointment** joannecosgrovecmt.com/services
“Joanne’s years of experience truly inform her clients’ experience.” ~W.E.