Ronnie Jean Artero Frederick

“A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it is an appeal to our better selves, a call to become something more.”

I consider myself a life learner. In every session with each of my clients, I am provided an opportunity for growth. I gain knowledge and experience with every session which offers me new perspective. If you live with the following conditions, I invite you to challenge me!

  • Cancer (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Burn Scars (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Repetitive Use Injury
  • Scoliosis (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Surgery Recovery (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (Pedia...

I consider myself a life learner. In every session with each of my clients, I am provided an opportunity for growth. I gain knowledge and experience with every session which offers me new perspective. If you live with the following conditions, I invite you to challenge me!

  • Cancer (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Burn Scars (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Repetitive Use Injury
  • Scoliosis (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Surgery Recovery (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (Pediatric and Adult)
  • Work-related Pain/Injury

As a certified pediatric massage therapists, I have experience working with children who have very special healthcare needs and medical conditions. Since May 2014, I have teamed with Children's Hospital of Wisconsin to develop and implement its first-ever Pediatric Massage and Touch Therapy Program.  

In 2017, I received special training to work with cancer patients and survivors. I am listed by the Society for Oncology Massage (S4OM.org) as a provider of Oncology Massage.

In 2018, I completed CranioSacral Therapy - Level 1 training with The Upledger Institute. I am excited to continue my journey towards certification with special focus in pediatric CranioSacral Therapy.

Further, KANNAI Therapeutic Massage LLC is an approved iLIFE agency providing therapeutic massage services for those who qualify for IRIS funding under the Wisconsin Medicaid Program.

To learn more, please contact me at 414.324.6258 or email kannai.massage@gmail.com.


                                                     

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Where I Work
Licenses
Massage

WI # 10485-146

Board Certified Massage Therapist/Bodyworker

# 595520-10

Education
1995

Marquette University

B.A. - Criminology & Law Studies

2010

Lakeside School of Massage Therapy

Therapeutic Massage

Experience
Bodywork

Craniosacral Therapy

July 2018 - Completed Level 1 training with The Upledger Institute.

WELL Spa & Salon - Licensed Massage Therapist

December 2010 - May 2015 Nearly five years full-time experience in upscale, high-volume spa. Clientele includes local guests and business travelers.

KANNAI Therapeutic Massage LLC - Founder/LMT

September 2010 - Present This is my private practice. I offer a variety of programs and services including Therapeutic Massage, Pediatric Massage and Corporate Wellness Programs. I also present to groups interested in Self-Care or Pediatric Massage. Parent, Grandparent, Guardian classes for Pediatric Massage are available one-on-one or in group settings.

Certified Pediatric Massage Therapist

August 2014 - Liddle Kidz Foundation

Reiki I, II

Trained in Mohr Method of Healing Reiki I, II

Hot Stone Massage - Certified

Certified by Gaia's Touch in 2010

Cold Stone Migraine Therapy - Certified

Certified by Kelly Lott

Precision Neuromuscular Therapy

PNMT (Doug Nelson) Courses completed include Spine/Thorax, Upper Extremeties, and Lower Extremeties.

Posturology

Posturology by Neurosomatic Educators (Paul St. John, Hanna Franke)

Understanding Relationships

INR Seminars

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Pediatric Massage Therapist

May 2014 - Present Partnered with Children's Hospital of Wisconsin to develop and implement the first-ever pediatric massage program for the CHW system. Intimately involved with developing hospital-wide policies and procedures. Provide bedside patient care. Utilize EPIC to manage consults and patient care.

Shiatsu Massage

November 2016 - Seymour Koblin

ATI Forged Products - Independent Contractor

November 2013 - Present Provide therapeutic massage to employees who experience work-related injuries.

Joy Global, Inc. (nka Komatsu Mining) - Independent Contractor

May 2016 - April 2017 Provide workplace massage on a monthly basis to employees as part of the company's overall Wellness Program and Employee Benefits.

Oncology Massage 101

April 2017 - Healwell; Society for Oncology Massage

REVIEWS for my Bodywork services

by Reid on Oct 02
very kind, great with kids, superb
by Carol on Aug 18
She has helped me a lot. She also has been flexible with my schedule.
by Lilian on Aug 13
Very warming and made me feel comfortable.
by Liza on May 23
Awesome “massage”. Was more muscle therapy for me as I told her what had been sore from my training. She keyed on the exact areas and customized it to my needs. Definitely will be going back!
by John on May 19
One of the best massages I have ever had. Thank you Ronnie.
by Lorraine on Feb 17
Ronnie know many massage techniques and alters her treatments depending on what I need. The hot stones are very soothing.
by jim on Nov 16
Always looking to do more to ease the ache.
by Kate on Sep 28
I gratefully have been receiving massages for the majority of my life and this is, by far, is the best massage ever, i have been searching around Milwaukee for 3 years trying to find a good massage therapist and i found THE BEST. Ronnie has the natural skill, talent, and passion. She is full of knowledge and is such a kind and gracious person!! So Pleased and free of pain! Currently scheduling my next appointment! Thank you again, Ronnie
by Carol on Aug 05
She is always professional and very kind. I highly recommend her.
by Catherine on Jul 21
Great meeting you Ronnie. I thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Mobile Other
  • Therapeutic Touch
  • Mobile Neuromuscular Massage
  • Neuromuscular Massage
  • Mobile Therapeutic Touch
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Craniosacral Therapy
  • Other

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