Mara McFarland

  • MD License #: M06004
  • VA License #: 0019017302
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“Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...It's about learning to dance in the rain.” ― Vivian Greene

After 29 years, Mara retired from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department as a captain. She has been a licensed paramedic over 20 years. She chose massage therapy as a second career, allowing her to continue to provide care for those in need. She has been close to, as well as a caregiver, to several  people affected by chronic and terminal disease as well as disabilities. These experiences inspired her to learn and grow in her massage therapy career. She completed  her massage education at An...

After 29 years, Mara retired from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department as a captain. She has been a licensed paramedic over 20 years. She chose massage therapy as a second career, allowing her to continue to provide care for those in need. She has been close to, as well as a caregiver, to several  people affected by chronic and terminal disease as well as disabilities. These experiences inspired her to learn and grow in her massage therapy career. She completed  her massage education at Anne Arundel Community College. She has continued her massage therapy education by taking courses in advanced myofacial release techniques and manual lymphatic drainage as well as Reiki 1. She believes strongly and passionately about using massage to ease pain and discomfort, giving clients a restorative and therapeutic experience. She uses multiple modalities to customize a massage for a client specific needs.  

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Where I Work
Available Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Available Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Licenses
Massage

MD # M06004

Massage

VA # 0019017302

Education
2018

Anne Arundel Community College

Massage Therapy Program

2019

Wolfgang Luckmann

Advanced Myofacial Release

2019

Wolfgang Luckmann

Integrated Manual Lymphatic Drainage

2019

Vedic Conservatory

Thai on the Table

2019

Deborah Reid

Reiki Level One Practioner

REVIEWS for my Bodywork services

by Anonymous on Jul 26
Attentive!
by Anonymous on Mar 19
by Anonymous on Mar 18
She wanted to ensure I had a great experience
by Scott on Feb 16
Mara is amazing....you will not be dissapointed if you schedule with her :)
by Anonymous on Feb 16
Responsive. Skilled. Excellent.
by Patty on Jan 15
Fabulous massage!
by Katie on Jan 02
Mara gave me a beautiful and effective massage. I felt immediately lighter when I got off the table. I didn't want to leave. I look forward to returning. Thank you!!
by Kayleigh on May 14
Mara was amazing with my daughter who is an athlete. It was her first massage and she made us both feel very comfortable.
by Anonymous on Mar 12
Liked it all. Both my wife and I are booked for our next massage.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Neuromuscular Massage
  • Sports Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Other
  • Couples Massage
  • Medical Massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Swedish Massage