Jennifer Fowler is the head of our practice, guiding us all on our journey to whole body wellness!
Jennifer received her massage therapy certification at the New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts (NMAHA), receiving over 1,000 hours of hands-on training and massage experience. Jennifer has a passion for educating her clients and empowering them to take control their own health and well-being. Her areas of expertise are: Sports Massage, Medical Massage, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, and Myofascial release.
Jennifer has many years of experience working with clients recovering from accidents, injuries, and chronic pain. She has successfully assisted adult and young athletes in maximizing their performance and reducing injury risk through massage.
While her work is based on her clinical training, Jennifer works intuitively, always beginning at her client's point of concern. Her compassion and empathy for her clients and her ability to educate them on ways to unwind their pain patterns has dramatically improved the lives of many grateful clients. Jennifer is now certified in the Kinesio Taping Method, excellent support for athletes and student athletes.
Kristen Ogden is an avid athlete and knows the value of specialized sports massage!
A Santa Fe native, Kristen graduated from Santa Fe High School and then completed a rigorous course of study graduating from the renowned Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA with a focus and emphasis on Asian Bodywork. Kristen is skilled in a variety of acupressure techniques and has ready protocols for a wide range of conditions and injuries.
Kristen is well versed in Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue Massage, Stretching, and Passive and Active Range of Motion. She works compassionately and intuitively, attending to her client’s needs while integrating the knowledge she has acquired on her constant quest for more advanced skills training with her own obvious talents.
Athletes know that Kinesio Taping is designed to facilitate the body's natural healing process while supporting and stabilizing muscles and joints without restricting motion. Coaches and parents of student athletes are particularly excited to learn that Kristen is certified in the Kinesio Taping Method.
Nancy McManus is a dedicated body work professional with a compassionate and intuitive touch.
Originally from the Northeast, Nancy received her initial training at the Massage Institute of New England in Cambridge, MA graduating in 1994 with a focus on Swedish Massage. Her experience working in a wide range of medical massage environments led her to enhance her training with an Associates in Applied Science and become licensed as a Physical Therapist Assistant.
Nancy understands the difficulties her clients face in committing to long term recovery while trying to keep up with daily obligations. As a therapist she is a great choice for our clients struggling with recurring or long term issues. Her combination of healing touch and genuine concern for the welfare of her clients has made her an invaluable member of the community and our practice.
Jin Dalsin graduated in 2005 as a Master Massage Practitioner with over 1,300 hours of accredited schooling and has continued her education over the years. She holds licenses in New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Minnesota and Oregon. Jin began her career in the largest spa in the Southwest and soon became an Educational Director. Her career led her to numerous spas around the US and was a part of the opening team of the largest spa in the Northwest. Eventually she transitioned to a more therapeutic and medical approach at a chiropractic clinic because of her intuitive ability to understand people's pain patterns. Jin worked side by side with doctors to rehabilitate and alleviate chronic pain, stress and tension with therapeutic deep tissue massage. She worked with many clients who had extensive surgeries, full spinal fusions, severe scoliosis, metal pins and numerous other medical concerns.
She also has a degree in Mind-Body Transformational Psychology and advanced training in prenatal, lymphatic and oncology massage. Having such a variety of experience allows her to work with people on many different levels of healing. Jin is deeply passionate about bodywork and believes massage is an amazing way to reconnect with ourselves and ignite a desire to take better care of our bodies and our overall well-being.
RubyAnn Stiegelmeier is passionate about body mechanics.
RubyAnn graduated in 2012 with over 1200 hours in training from Williston State College in North Dakota. After being trained by two licensed physical therapists and mentored by an osteopathic physician, she prizes the kinesiology education she has received. Her perspective toward the human body is multi-level; taking into account both the complexity of each joint system and the daily stressors of emotions and physical activity. She gears each massage toward achieving optimum body posture through efficient release of muscle tension.
Clients with repetitive use injuries and joint dysfunction have described RubyAnn's massage therapy as extremely beneficial. She built her skills by working several years in close collaboration with a chiropractor and followed that experience by choosing to bring her knowledge and intuition here to Santa Fe. She believes that kindness is the best approach in both healthcare and daily life, and strives to continue her education through mentorship and self-study.
Alex seeks to understand a client’s concerns or source of discomfort before and during every treatment. He has been practicing as a massage therapist for over 10 years, eight of those years have been dedicated to medical massage therapy. During therapy, Alex applies a variety of techniques from myo-fascial release, deep tissue, trigger-point and sports therapy to achieve the best results possible. He believes his best quality as a therapist is adapting his work to each individual client and his/her own needs. He has particular expertise in clients with chronic pain, repetitive injuries and sports injuries.
Alex graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2003 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and in 2007 from Crystal Mountain Institute with a license as a Massage Therapist. Alex also has experience as a competitive distance runner at the college level and as Certified Personal Trainer, which not only allows him to provide medical massage but also advise athletes on exercises specific to their sports and injury prevention techniques. He is invested in helping each client understand how to alleviate and prevent pain for themselves in between treatments. Alex has worked on all ages from children with growing pains, high-school athletes, competitive athletes to seniors and is able to adjust the depth of his work to the needs of the client.
Alex believes that bodywork is an important component of a healthy lifestyle and uses all of his knowledge, training and expertise to support his clients’ health and wellbeing.
Address: 2019 Galisteo Street, H2
Santa Fe NM, 87505
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Phone: (505) 557 6140