Joanne Cosgrove is a Certified Massage and Manual Lymph Drainage Therapist (CMT, CMLD) whose primary focus is offering pain, swelling, 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 graduating as a Massage Therapist and Health Educator from National Holistic Institute: A College of Massage Therapy 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 is a member in good standing with: the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC #59544), the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Massage & Bodywork 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 majority of new clients to Joanne have trusted a referral given by an existing client, friend, family member, or essential medical professional. All sessions are designed to address an individual client's specific needs and specific goals at the time of their service or as specified by their primary provider of care (PCP)
“Joanne’s years of experience truly inform her clients’ experience.” ~W.E.