Mo Darmand

  • WA License #: MA 60041397
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There is more widsom in your body than in your deepest philosophies. - Friedrich Nietzche

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I come to massage from a background of outdoor endurance sports.  Working for many years as a paddling, rafting and trekking guide in Alaska and Antarctica, I became keenly aware of repetitive use injuries and the need for long-term muscle maintenance and rehabilitation. 

 

In 2005 I attended my first massage training at the Heartwood Institute of Massage, and completed a 700-hour program at the Vancouver School of Bodywork and Massage in 2007.  Thereafter, I went on to create the Wellness Program for One Ocean Expeditions, offering massage and yoga on board their ocean going fleet in the Arctic and Antarctic.  I returned to Alaska in 2010 and as my family grew, so did my interest in injury treatment, prevention, and massage techniques to maintain muscle health and performance. 

 

I went on to complete training in Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Release, Lymphatic Drainage and Orthopedic Deep Tissue techniques.  I firmly believe caring for our muscles, connective tissue, and joints is an integral part of our overall wellness.  In our sessions my goal is to alter muscle restriction, alleviate pain, support soft tissue healing, and promote deep relaxation.  

 

If you would like to schedule a pre- or post-event treatment that requires challenging timing please call me directly.  I am also happy to see you for PIP of L&I claims. 

Book a Bodywork service with me today

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

WA # MA 60041397

Education
2005

Heartwood Institute

Intro to Massage

2007

Vancouver School of Bodywork & Massage

Massage Practitioner

REVIEWS for my Bodywork services

by Anonymous on Sep 27
Mo is very nice, professional and knowledgeable. I left feeling relaxed and also informed about how to better protect myself against injury in the future.
by Anonymous on Sep 06
thank you Mo. That was a great massage! Worked out all the kinks.
by Anonymous on Jul 20
Mo worked especially on some issue areas I had because of Xtra landscaping work. Very helpful. Thank you Mo. Sue Stanfo
by Anonymous on Jun 25
Mo is very knowledgeable and a great educator. She immediately pinpointed areas that previous practitioners failed to address providing great relief. Thanks Mo.
by Anonymous on Jun 23
Mo is an incredible massage therapist. She is a great communicator and detail oriented. Also, she has a great energy and is personally invested in her clients walking out healthier and happier than when they walked in. Thank you, Mo!
by Teresa on Jun 18
Mo was wonderful! She listened to my concerns and addressed them thoroughly! I will definitely schedule another appointment with her.
by Anonymous on Jun 08
Therapist made me comfortable and helped relieve pain and nerves issues.
by Anonymous on Jun 08
Mo is awesome. Thank you.
by Robert on May 31
Thanks
by Esther on May 20
Mo was extremely professional and friendly. Very knowledgeable, and I felt amazingly better after my massage

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Deep Tissue
  • Swedish Massage
  • Other
  • Medical Massage