Welcome to My Blog

I write informative articles about Massage Therapy and Music for Healing.

Massage for Injuries

In the past year as a Denver Massage Therapist, I have had the opportunity to work with many car accident victims. The massage treatment usually goes something like this. In the first session, the person may be sore with restricted movement and discomfort in several...

Deep yet Informed & Listening Massage!

As a therapist myself I get a lot of massages, and I tend to like to receive deep pressure work that is also soothing and sensitive and intelligently done. What might that mean? It can mean that the therapist has sensitive listening hands, repsonding to what my body...

Music for Hospice

It's been my privilege to attend to the dying with music and sometimes with bodywork too. Breathing relaxes, faces soften with patients, family, and medical staff with the introduction of well-placed, gentle flute and vocal music. Through a principle of entrainment, I...

Lomi Lomi Massage Denver

I recently had the opportunity to learn to do Lomi Lomi, an ancient form of massage from Hawaii. LIke other forms of traditional bodywork, this way of massaging incorporates spirituality.  At the beginning of the session, the therapist takes a moment to close their...

Healing Music at the Bedside

Music tailored to the moment and the listener can soothe nerves, encourage fuller breathing, induce the relaxation response and provide a kind presence to those in hospitals, nursing homes, hospice or other health facilities.  I've been doing this type of live music...

A Song for the Dying

Sometimes at the bedside of the frail I am inspired to create sweet lullaby like melodies and songs on my wooden flutes and voice. Often those who are the most sick bring out this tenderness in me, which translates into waltz like 6/8 rhythms. A lyric and melody I...

Cliff Notes on Each Musical

Note: contact me to view video files of these musicals and/or if you would like to see the music and scripts to possibly put on one of these shows! "Mother Earth Blues," just completed in February 2015, see recent blog post about this mini-musical. Written for a small...

30 minute Children’s Musicals

This post gives info about 30 minute Children's Musicals, written by David Burrows, on socially conscious themes, that have been performed as part of Sunday Worship in Unitarian Universalist Churches. While many of the Musicals were written initially for a large...

What is Massage Therapy?

Massage therapy is not all about rubbing muscles these days. Most of us are trained in Muscle Energy Techniques. These techniques relax muscles, release pain, resolve trigger points, and increase range of motion through therapeutic stretching. Releasing muscles, pain,...

Follow

Turtle Mountain Healing
2532 Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO

(720) 961-3490

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!