Joy Culver

Helping you cultivate more BLISS in your life and more EASE in your body.

Joy’s Training & Certifications: She earned a BA in Psychology from Elmhurst College in 1999, Reiki Master Teacher certification from Equilibrium Energy+Education, became a Certified Reflexologist from the International Institute of Reflexology, and Certified Practitioner specializing in Zen Shiatsu from the America Organization of Bodywork Therapies of Asia. She received expert training from Zen Shiatsu Chicago, an institution which has set the standard for professional shiatsu education si...

Joy’s Training & Certifications: She earned a BA in Psychology from Elmhurst College in 1999, Reiki Master Teacher certification from Equilibrium Energy+Education, became a Certified Reflexologist from the International Institute of Reflexology, and Certified Practitioner specializing in Zen Shiatsu from the America Organization of Bodywork Therapies of Asia. She received expert training from Zen Shiatsu Chicago, an institution which has set the standard for professional shiatsu education since 1988. Joy is currently in the Post Graduate Clinical Studies program there specializing in the treatment of Chronic Conditions. Joy is learning Classical Chinese Medicine Daoist Body Art practices giving bodywork at a master level. She also has training in CranioSacral Therapy, Pranic Healing, Bengston Energy Method, Ancestral Clearing, Infant Massage Instruction, 5 element theory, tuina, cupping, moxabustion, and guasha. More about Joy: Her life long love of helping people has carried her through work with infants, children, teens, adults, seniors, and pets in a variety of roles from planning activities in a retirement community to providing respite care for families of children with autism; and from co-founding an dog and cat rescue organization to teaching new parent baby massage classes. She loves to laugh, sing, dance, knit, cook, and truly enjoys connecting with people. Joy likes sharing what self care she learned while healing from over a decade of formerly chronic low back pain after a fall on the ice. She is passionate about helping people cultivate more bliss in their busy lives through stress management classes and cultivate more ease in their bodies through bodywork. Like her facebook page to stay connected and learn about new promotions! https://www.facebook.com/JoyfulBliss.Teaching.Reiki.Shiatsu.Reflexology/

Licenses
Education
2017

Zen Shiatsu Chicago

Certificate in Asian Bodywork Therapy specializing in Zen Shiatsu

2015

International Institute of Reflexology

Certified Reflexologist

2015

Equilibrium Energy + Education

Reiki Master Teacher

1999

Elmhurst College

BA Psychology

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Asian Bodywork Therapy, Zen Shiatsu

Reflexology

  • Reflexology & Reiki

Coaching

  • Reiki Level Two 6CE Class