Laurel graduated from Whatcom Community College as a licensed massage therapist.
Her specialties include:
Neuromuscular and fascial modalities including Myofascial Release, Muscle Energy Technique, Trigger Point therapy, Deep tissue and Swedish massage.
She recently became certified in a technique called the McLoughlin Scar Tissue Release (MSTR).
Laurel spends her spare time hiking, reading and raising her daughter.
This particular treatment addresses the underlying scar tissue from surgeries or tissue traumas as listed below:
MSTR is used for:
- Caesarian section scars
- Hysterectomy scars
- Spinal surgery scars
- Trauma scars
- Head wound scars
- Mastectomy scars
- Amputation scars
- Underlying scar tissue from laparoscopic surgery
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Certain cases of frozen shoulder
- Sports injuries
- Underlying scar tissue from surgeries or tissue traumas
- Any areas of dense fibrous tissue