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
Available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
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 - Level 1 training completed with The Upledger Institute. August 2019 - Level 2 training pending.

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, Stress Management, 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, Reflexology, or Coaching services

by Anonymous on Sep 03
Ronnie knows many different techniques and approaches and can always select the best for what I'm needing in the moment.
by Maria on Sep 02
No one else compares to her knowledge and skill
by Anonymous on Aug 12
The best massage in Milwaukee!
by Karly on Jul 31
Ronnie is excellent at her craft. She truly is passionate about her profession and really listens to what the client is saying and translates it into an excellent massage.
by Carol on Jun 20
This is where to go for a fantastic massage experience. Ronnie addressed all of my pain issues with knowledge and kindness. I always feel so much better after having Ronnie work her magic.
by Gene on Jun 02
Amazing experience, my first time with an injury being helped by a massage therapist and after only a 30 min visit i was on my way back to normal. I’ll definitely be back, highly recommend! Also very knowledgeable on what she was doing and explained the process very well.
by Amy on May 10
Ronnie was amazing! She was very gentle and I felt a little different right after the therapy. I went home, took a nap, and felt extremely light in my body when I woke up. I'm not sure I can explain why, but I am definitely going back for more treatment!
by Anonymous on Apr 23
my first massage- Ronnie was so sweet and set me completely at ease. she is so talented. I felt much better and more relaxed for days!
by Matthew on Apr 18
Look forward to another appointment in the future
by Dan on Feb 28
Ronnie's the best. Both my wife and I will be coming back. The difference in overall feeling the days after therapy are noticeable.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Mobile Other
  • Mobile Neuromuscular Massage
  • Mobile Active Isolated Stretching
  • Certified Cold Stone Migraine Therapist
  • Swedish Massage
  • Mobile Certified Cold Stone Migraine Therapist
  • Neuromuscular Massage
  • Craniosacral Therapy
  • Medical Massage
  • Mobile Medical Massage
  • Stretching
  • Mobile Craniosacral Therapy
  • Neuro Re-Education

Reflexology

  • Reflexology

Coaching

  • Mobile Pediatric Massage

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