Our Therapists

 

We are proud to work with a high quality, service-oriented staff of professionals. With skills ranging from massage and Reiki to Rolfing and skin care, there is an experience for everyone at Elevate.

 

Autumn   owner, soul retrieval, massage & reiki  Autumn’s massage technique is a marriage of fluidity and insight. Clients’ bodies are allies in the healing process—which is grounded in the power of body work and its ability to reset the individual on a physical, emotional and spiritual level. She enjoys incorporating essential oil blends, hot stones, cupping therapy and Reiki into the healing process.  Autumn has studied in Ireland and Kenya, and is currently learning practical healing techniques from shamanic practices throughout the world. When not elevating others, Autumn enjoys reading, decorating, traveling, singing and laughing. She strives to develop modalities and skills to help self and others heal, grow, shine and live this life in elevated grace.

Autumn

owner, soul retrieval, massage & reiki

Autumn’s massage technique is a marriage of fluidity and insight. Clients’ bodies are allies in the healing process—which is grounded in the power of body work and its ability to reset the individual on a physical, emotional and spiritual level. She enjoys incorporating essential oil blends, hot stones, cupping therapy and Reiki into the healing process.

Autumn has studied in Ireland and Kenya, and is currently learning practical healing techniques from shamanic practices throughout the world. When not elevating others, Autumn enjoys reading, decorating, traveling, singing and laughing. She strives to develop modalities and skills to help self and others heal, grow, shine and live this life in elevated grace.

Josiah   massage & reiki  Josiah comes to Elevate all the way from Oklahoma. His massage technique is an exciting addition of strength, depth, intuition, rhythm and energy work. Practicing the healing arts since he was a young child, Josiah was sought after in his family and community for bodywork well before completing his formal training for massage at Body and Soul Massage School in Wichita Kansas in 2014. His natural ability to listen, ease and relax others translates into his healing touch and kind, calm demeanor.  Josiah is a self-starter and is always learning new techniques to facilitate his exploration and drive to learn and facilitate the healing arts. In his spare time, Josiah likes to build friendships, enrich his mind with conversation, and listen to music, sing, cook and laugh.

Josiah

massage & reiki

Josiah comes to Elevate all the way from Oklahoma. His massage technique is an exciting addition of strength, depth, intuition, rhythm and energy work. Practicing the healing arts since he was a young child, Josiah was sought after in his family and community for bodywork well before completing his formal training for massage at Body and Soul Massage School in Wichita Kansas in 2014. His natural ability to listen, ease and relax others translates into his healing touch and kind, calm demeanor.

Josiah is a self-starter and is always learning new techniques to facilitate his exploration and drive to learn and facilitate the healing arts. In his spare time, Josiah likes to build friendships, enrich his mind with conversation, and listen to music, sing, cook and laugh.

Bailey   massage therapist  Bailey graduated from Pinnacle Career Institute in 2013 and has continued to further her education by taking classes on Lower Back Pain and Reflexology. She looks forward to learning more about both Hand and Foot Reflexology. Though introduced to many modalities in school, Bailey enjoys what she calls “Heavy-Handed Swedish” massage the most. Throughout her journey with Elevate, Bailey has started to explore the many connections between mind and body. With Bailey’s intuitive touch, she helps clients to reset and relax by providing a safe, professional and healing environment. She seeks to educate her clients and promote a healthy body, mind and spirit.  When she is not at Elevate, Bailey enjoys being outside, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, learning, and playing with her dog, Titan.

Bailey

massage therapist

Bailey graduated from Pinnacle Career Institute in 2013 and has continued to further her education by taking classes on Lower Back Pain and Reflexology. She looks forward to learning more about both Hand and Foot Reflexology. Though introduced to many modalities in school, Bailey enjoys what she calls “Heavy-Handed Swedish” massage the most. Throughout her journey with Elevate, Bailey has started to explore the many connections between mind and body. With Bailey’s intuitive touch, she helps clients to reset and relax by providing a safe, professional and healing environment. She seeks to educate her clients and promote a healthy body, mind and spirit.

When she is not at Elevate, Bailey enjoys being outside, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, learning, and playing with her dog, Titan.

 
Clementine   access bars, massage, energy work, past life regression  Clementine practices massage as an invitation for change. She communicates with bodies directly, as well as with the subtle and dynamic layers of a person’s being to more comprehensively address discomfort in any form. Adept at locating the physical, emotional, energetic and spiritual obstacles to well-being, she integrates a solid assortment of tools to facilitate long-term ease within the body and the entire scope of one’s life.  With over twenty years of experience, Clementine remains inspired and grateful for getting to participate in the beautifully intimate process of change through all the modalities she practices. She invites you to engage your own awareness of what’s required for your healing.

Clementine

access bars, massage, energy work, past life regression

Clementine practices massage as an invitation for change. She communicates with bodies directly, as well as with the subtle and dynamic layers of a person’s being to more comprehensively address discomfort in any form. Adept at locating the physical, emotional, energetic and spiritual obstacles to well-being, she integrates a solid assortment of tools to facilitate long-term ease within the body and the entire scope of one’s life.

With over twenty years of experience, Clementine remains inspired and grateful for getting to participate in the beautifully intimate process of change through all the modalities she practices. She invites you to engage your own awareness of what’s required for your healing.

Kristen   massage therapist  Kristen is a licensed massage therapist who studied at the Body, Mind, Spirit Integration Institute in Overland Park. With over a decade of body work experience, she brings a calm energy and knowledge to Elevate. Her interest in naturopathic medicine and deep respect for the human body and its ability to heal brought Kristen into the field of massage.  Kristen strives to meet every clients needs in an attentive and caring way. Her approach is holistic with special attention focused on the concerns of her client. Kristen uses firm and fluid techniques in her massages to promote both a sense of relaxation while ensuring an effective approach to treatment. She is very intuitive, loves her work and brings a gentle demeanor and heart centered approach to her profession.

Kristen

massage therapist

Kristen is a licensed massage therapist who studied at the Body, Mind, Spirit Integration Institute in Overland Park. With over a decade of body work experience, she brings a calm energy and knowledge to Elevate. Her interest in naturopathic medicine and deep respect for the human body and its ability to heal brought Kristen into the field of massage.

Kristen strives to meet every clients needs in an attentive and caring way. Her approach is holistic with special attention focused on the concerns of her client. Kristen uses firm and fluid techniques in her massages to promote both a sense of relaxation while ensuring an effective approach to treatment. She is very intuitive, loves her work and brings a gentle demeanor and heart centered approach to her profession.

Kalen   rolfer, cranialsacral & massage  Originally from Winfield, Kansas, Kalen studied at the Rolf Institute of Structural Integration in Boulder, Colorado. Since graduation from Rolfing school, she’s further studied nerve and organ relationships, Visceral Manipulation through the Barral Institute, and Craniosacral Therapy.  She received her 200-hour Yoga Alliance Certification through KC Fitness Link In 2013, and has since studied, trained, and taught yoga in Lawrence and Boulder.  She’s infinitely fascinated with the depths of connection between the body and the psyche, the healing potential and seeks to weave the many lenses she has been exposed to into an intuitive present.

Kalen

rolfer, cranialsacral & massage

Originally from Winfield, Kansas, Kalen studied at the Rolf Institute of Structural Integration in Boulder, Colorado. Since graduation from Rolfing school, she’s further studied nerve and organ relationships, Visceral Manipulation through the Barral Institute, and Craniosacral Therapy.

She received her 200-hour Yoga Alliance Certification through KC Fitness Link In 2013, and has since studied, trained, and taught yoga in Lawrence and Boulder.

She’s infinitely fascinated with the depths of connection between the body and the psyche, the healing potential and seeks to weave the many lenses she has been exposed to into an intuitive present.

 
Faye   massage therapist  Faye’s integrated approach to massage therapy combines the grounding of earth’s elements with the fluidity of water. Her techniques are intended to melt away and dissipate stress and discomfort. As a graduate of Pinnacle Career Institute, she incorporates Swedish massage, deep tissue, sports massage and relaxation techniques into her routine. Faye enjoys customizing each massage, utilizing many different modalities to fit the needs of her clients at that particular time. She strives to assist each client along his or her journey to self care.  The unity of earth and water continues to call to Faye outside of her career. She loves to travel and explore the world, especially beaches. Though no place is off limits. Her first love is her horse, Pony. When the two of them are not jumping at shows, they can be found on the trails, joined by Faye’s two dogs, Karla and Paxton.

Faye

massage therapist

Faye’s integrated approach to massage therapy combines the grounding of earth’s elements with the fluidity of water. Her techniques are intended to melt away and dissipate stress and discomfort. As a graduate of Pinnacle Career Institute, she incorporates Swedish massage, deep tissue, sports massage and relaxation techniques into her routine. Faye enjoys customizing each massage, utilizing many different modalities to fit the needs of her clients at that particular time. She strives to assist each client along his or her journey to self care.

The unity of earth and water continues to call to Faye outside of her career. She loves to travel and explore the world, especially beaches. Though no place is off limits. Her first love is her horse, Pony. When the two of them are not jumping at shows, they can be found on the trails, joined by Faye’s two dogs, Karla and Paxton.

Ambika   myofascial therapist  Ambika offers structural bodywork and cranial release for acute and chronic pain and overall balance throughout the system. She has been training and treated in the John Barnes, PT method of myofascial release and soft tissue mobilization for the last four years and has found the technique transformational in her clients bodies and her own. This type of bodywork reduces restrictions in the fascia, the connective tissue that surrounds every organ and muscle in the body, to create and maintain the length-tension of the muscles and keep the organs mobile and healthy.  Ambika has been intensively studying, performing and playing in the movement world for over 35 years. Starting at an early age as a dancer with a professional career, then found her yoga practice and love of teaching it to everyone, and becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant with specialty in manual therapy. She likes to call herself a “Movement Enthusiast” and is so happy to be able to help others move as freely in their bodies as possible.

Ambika

myofascial therapist

Ambika offers structural bodywork and cranial release for acute and chronic pain and overall balance throughout the system. She has been training and treated in the John Barnes, PT method of myofascial release and soft tissue mobilization for the last four years and has found the technique transformational in her clients bodies and her own. This type of bodywork reduces restrictions in the fascia, the connective tissue that surrounds every organ and muscle in the body, to create and maintain the length-tension of the muscles and keep the organs mobile and healthy.

Ambika has been intensively studying, performing and playing in the movement world for over 35 years. Starting at an early age as a dancer with a professional career, then found her yoga practice and love of teaching it to everyone, and becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant with specialty in manual therapy. She likes to call herself a “Movement Enthusiast” and is so happy to be able to help others move as freely in their bodies as possible.

Berny   massage therapist  Berny graduated from Pinnacle Career Institute in Lawrence, Kansas in 2013 with over 800 credited hours of training. He volunteered with the University of Kansas women’s and men’s track and field team, using his knowledge of treatment work and sports massage. Berny is passionate about massage therapy because it works. He enjoys the deep connection between body and our mind. After being in a car accident it was the thing that helped him recover, and it inspired him toward excellence in bodywork. He enjoys designing a massage plan tailored to each individual’s needs.  His primary focus is medical massage. Working with chronic pain, injury, limited range of motion, repetitive stress and over-stressed muscles. He’s also well versed in relaxation techniques, pre-natal massage, myofascial release, and sports massage. He looks forward to working with you in the future.

Berny

massage therapist

Berny graduated from Pinnacle Career Institute in Lawrence, Kansas in 2013 with over 800 credited hours of training. He volunteered with the University of Kansas women’s and men’s track and field team, using his knowledge of treatment work and sports massage. Berny is passionate about massage therapy because it works. He enjoys the deep connection between body and our mind. After being in a car accident it was the thing that helped him recover, and it inspired him toward excellence in bodywork. He enjoys designing a massage plan tailored to each individual’s needs.

His primary focus is medical massage. Working with chronic pain, injury, limited range of motion, repetitive stress and over-stressed muscles. He’s also well versed in relaxation techniques, pre-natal massage, myofascial release, and sports massage. He looks forward to working with you in the future.

 
Brianda   massage therapist  Brianda believes in the power of healing through touch. She enjoys connecting with clients and accompanying them through their healing process and journey. Graduating in 2016 from Pinnacle Career Institute, she has furthered her experience in massage therapy with deep listening and connection with herself and her clients. Each massage that is presented to her is customized for each individual and their specific needs. Brianda thrives on self-care and self-love as those two things are specifically important to her. She especially enjoys working with Himalayan salt stones, as they imbibe many natural qualities from the earth. As a healer she looks to the universe and natural world to guide her, especially the mountains and sky as they bring her peace.

Brianda

massage therapist

Brianda believes in the power of healing through touch. She enjoys connecting with clients and accompanying them through their healing process and journey. Graduating in 2016 from Pinnacle Career Institute, she has furthered her experience in massage therapy with deep listening and connection with herself and her clients. Each massage that is presented to her is customized for each individual and their specific needs. Brianda thrives on self-care and self-love as those two things are specifically important to her. She especially enjoys working with Himalayan salt stones, as they imbibe many natural qualities from the earth. As a healer she looks to the universe and natural world to guide her, especially the mountains and sky as they bring her peace.

Whitney   massage therapist  Whitney’s belief and understanding in the power of a genuine healing touch stems from an active life centered around various sports blended with a deep curiosity to explore of duality in nature and oneself. As a dancer, she enjoys incorporating techniques that allow for smooth transitions along the body and a steady rhythm that helps lull her clients into a relaxed, open state of acceptance. As a graduate of Pinnacle Career Institute, Whit is well acquainted with various techniques that can be utilized and switched depending upon certain requests. Her passion for massage shines through when she is given the chance to focus on chronic areas of pain, injuries and focused tension points located throughout the body.  Outside of her chosen profession, Whit’s curiosity leads her to elevate her mind and spirit through reading, writing, traveling, and searching for hidden treasures and deeper meanings of the Earth. She tremendously enjoys laughing loudly, sharing smiles with everyone she meets, and showering animals with affection and kindness.

Whitney

massage therapist

Whitney’s belief and understanding in the power of a genuine healing touch stems from an active life centered around various sports blended with a deep curiosity to explore of duality in nature and oneself. As a dancer, she enjoys incorporating techniques that allow for smooth transitions along the body and a steady rhythm that helps lull her clients into a relaxed, open state of acceptance. As a graduate of Pinnacle Career Institute, Whit is well acquainted with various techniques that can be utilized and switched depending upon certain requests. Her passion for massage shines through when she is given the chance to focus on chronic areas of pain, injuries and focused tension points located throughout the body.

Outside of her chosen profession, Whit’s curiosity leads her to elevate her mind and spirit through reading, writing, traveling, and searching for hidden treasures and deeper meanings of the Earth. She tremendously enjoys laughing loudly, sharing smiles with everyone she meets, and showering animals with affection and kindness.

 
Michelle   massage therapist  Michelle’s approach to her craft comes from a deep reverence for the beauty of the individual she is treating. Special care is taken with her interest in bodywork, but is supported by her interest in western medicine.  She is able to recognize and has experience with chronic disease, pharmacology, and neurological disorders.This special interest provides a unique focus of care tailored to each individual in order to provide comfort.  Her specialties include:Migraine relief, Manual lymph drainage, Deep tissue and sports massage, Prenatal massage, Plantar fasciitis relief, Reflexology, Chronic neck pain and Arthritis

Michelle

massage therapist

Michelle’s approach to her craft comes from a deep reverence for the beauty of the individual she is treating. Special care is taken with her interest in bodywork, but is supported by her interest in western medicine.

She is able to recognize and has experience with chronic disease, pharmacology, and neurological disorders.This special interest provides a unique focus of care tailored to each individual in order to provide comfort.

Her specialties include:Migraine relief, Manual lymph drainage, Deep tissue and sports massage, Prenatal massage, Plantar fasciitis relief, Reflexology, Chronic neck pain and Arthritis

Kaley   esthetician  Passionate about holistic skincare and improving quality of life, Kaley graduated from Cleveland School of Massage in 2008 and Eric Fisher Academy in 2013. Having a background in massage and skin therapy has enabled her to reach more people to combine and customize services. She offers vegan facials, personalized facials, chemical peels, indulgent and healing body wraps and waxing. All services are done in a calm relaxed setting with the intention of overall beauty and wellness. With a focused intention, the skin treatments balance, correct and restore. As a licensed esthetician, Kaley helps clients develop a regimen to revitalize skin during the service and provides a plan for a home skin care routine.

Kaley

esthetician

Passionate about holistic skincare and improving quality of life, Kaley graduated from Cleveland School of Massage in 2008 and Eric Fisher Academy in 2013. Having a background in massage and skin therapy has enabled her to reach more people to combine and customize services. She offers vegan facials, personalized facials, chemical peels, indulgent and healing body wraps and waxing. All services are done in a calm relaxed setting with the intention of overall beauty and wellness. With a focused intention, the skin treatments balance, correct and restore. As a licensed esthetician, Kaley helps clients develop a regimen to revitalize skin during the service and provides a plan for a home skin care routine.