About Us

At Womankind Massage, we want to serve our community by providing healing touch, education, and nonjudgmental support to women as they walk their personal journey through conception, birth, and motherhood. We strive to facilitate a space for women to reconnect to their bodies, explore their inner wisdom, and to share their unique feminine experience.

I’ve been practicing massage therapy, since I graduated in 2003 from Atlanta School of Massage. I’ve become a certified pregnancy massage therapist and infant massage instructor as well as a birth doula from DONA International. I taught Birthing From Within childbirth education classes and studied midwifery at The Farm Midwifery Center.

I provide therapeutic massage to all women and specialize in prenatal and postpartum massage. I also specia...
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Womankind Massage

4623 Trousdale Drive

Cedar Tree Wellness Center

Nashville , TN 37204 map it

(615) 426-1977

Hours of Operation

M 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
T 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
W 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Th 03:00 PM - 08:00 PM
F 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
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Client Testimonials

Here's what our clients are saying


  • So relaxing! Kari was very attentive and responsive to my body. I have had many massages and this was by far the best work I’ve ever had done on my neck and shoulders. Highly recommended.

    Kari is intuitive and attentive to her clients! Amazing masseuse!

  • What lovely calming and comforting energy Kari has! A true healer??

    There was a little bit of road noise during my session, but that won't stop be from going back for another massage. Kari was excellent, attentive, and her technique was impeccable. I was very comfortable at all stages in my massage and was relaxed enough to fall asleep.

  • Kari is excellent. She works hard to release my knotted muscles. She is very knowledgeable about anatomy so she understands how to make it all better. Kari is very kind and always pleasant. Best massage ever!

    Keri is wonderful! Such a relaxing experience and tailored to my pregnancy needs.

  • Kari was very professional and talented! The location is a bit confusing to find. Her studio is located within the Cedar Tree Wellness Studio. My only complaint is the squeaky train tracks near by but that is out of her control unless she moves locations. Overall very pleased with pressure and her awareness of muscle tension and knowledge of prenatal massage techniques. I will definitely be booking another massage with Kari!

    I loved it all

  • My massage felt amazing! I enjoyed that Kari took her time to get to know me, I did not feel rushed.

    It was a great massage! Thanks so much.

60 Minute Prenatal Massage

$95
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90 Minute Prenatal Massage

$125
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60 Minute Postpartum Massage

$95
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90 Minute Postpartum Massage

$125
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Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy

$130
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Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy

$110
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60 Minute Therapeutic Massage

$95
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90 Minute Therapeutic Massage

$125
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Kari J.

License: TN #4392

78 Verified Reviews

60 Minute Prenatal Massage

$95
90min
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90 Minute Prenatal Massage

$125
120min
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60 Minute Postpartum Massage

$95
90min
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90 Minute Postpartum Massage

$125
120min
Select

Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy

$130
120min
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Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy

$110
90min
Select

60 Minute Therapeutic Massage

$95
90min
Select

90 Minute Therapeutic Massage

$125
120min
Select
by Cassy on Nov 28
So relaxing! Kari was very attentive and responsive to my body. I have had many massages and this was by far the best work I’ve ever had done on my neck and shoulders. Highly recommended.
by kate on Nov 26
Kari is intuitive and attentive to her clients! Amazing masseuse!
by arlene on Nov 22
What lovely calming and comforting energy Kari has! A true healer??
by Anonymous on Nov 18
There was a little bit of road noise during my session, but that won't stop be from going back for another massage. Kari was excellent, attentive, and her technique was impeccable. I was very comfortable at all stages in my massage and was relaxed enough to fall asleep.
by Evelyn on Nov 10
Kari is excellent. She works hard to release my knotted muscles. She is very knowledgeable about anatomy so she understands how to make it all better. Kari is very kind and always pleasant. Best massage ever!
by Kristen on Nov 05
Keri is wonderful! Such a relaxing experience and tailored to my pregnancy needs.
by Sarah on Oct 23
Kari was very professional and talented! The location is a bit confusing to find. Her studio is located within the Cedar Tree Wellness Studio. My only complaint is the squeaky train tracks near by but that is out of her control unless she moves locations. Overall very pleased with pressure and her awareness of muscle tension and knowledge of prenatal massage techniques. I will definitely be booking another massage with Kari!
by Stephanie on Oct 23
I loved it all
by Anonymous on Oct 16
My massage felt amazing! I enjoyed that Kari took her time to get to know me, I did not feel rushed.
by Anonymous on Oct 06
It was a great massage! Thanks so much.

Average Rating:

4.92 (Based on 78 Reviews)

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by Cassy on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
So relaxing! Kari was very attentive and responsive to my body. I have had many massages and this was by far the best work I’ve ever had done on my neck and shoulders. Highly recommended.
by kate on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari is intuitive and attentive to her clients! Amazing masseuse!
by arlene on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
What lovely calming and comforting energy Kari has! A true healer??
by Anonymous on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
There was a little bit of road noise during my session, but that won't stop be from going back for another massage. Kari was excellent, attentive, and her technique was impeccable. I was very comfortable at all stages in my massage and was relaxed enough to fall asleep.
by Evelyn on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari is excellent. She works hard to release my knotted muscles. She is very knowledgeable about anatomy so she understands how to make it all better. Kari is very kind and always pleasant. Best massage ever!
by Kristen on Nov 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Keri is wonderful! Such a relaxing experience and tailored to my pregnancy needs.
by Sarah on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari was very professional and talented! The location is a bit confusing to find. Her studio is located within the Cedar Tree Wellness Studio. My only complaint is the squeaky train tracks near by but that is out of her control unless she moves locations. Overall very pleased with pressure and her awareness of muscle tension and knowledge of prenatal massage techniques. I will definitely be booking another massage with Kari!
by Stephanie on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
I loved it all
by Anonymous on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
My massage felt amazing! I enjoyed that Kari took her time to get to know me, I did not feel rushed.
by Anonymous on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
It was a great massage! Thanks so much.
by Emily on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is always wonderful! She answers all your questions, has great recommendations and makes you feel very comfortable and relaxed during your treatment! She is the only one I would trust with treatment while pregnant!
by Kara on Oct 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Best massage I’ve ever had!
by Rebekah on Oct 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari always make me feel amazing and relieves my aches.
by Miccah on Sep 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
That was the best massage experience I have ever had! The room was welcoming, and smelled amazing. Kari is extremely knowledge, and very talented. She made me feel comfortable, explained everything so we'll. She is going to have a hard time keeping me away!!!
by Anonymous on Sep 2019
Verified
Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
I haven't felt this empowered in forever. So grateful for you, Kari! Three days after my first session, I started my first (natural) period in almost a year. Such a relief to feel like I have the tools and game plan for supporting myself in the months to come on our fertility journey. Thank you!!
by Anonymous on Aug 2019
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari is amazing!
by Anonymous on Aug 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
I love that Kari takes time to listen to what is going on with you before she begins. She puts you at ease and it is very comforting
by Anna on Aug 2019
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
I've had plenty of prenatal messages but nothing like this. Kari was extremely knowledgeable about the needs and complications of a pregnant womans body. At 39 weeks I recieved, with the ok from my doctor, the message referred to as 'Ready Set Go' The specialized work she did addressed deep tissues and tight ligaments I didn't even know were knots until she released them. Afterwords I felt more comfortable and relaxed than I did at 12 weeks pregnant. I wish I had worked with her from the first day of my pregnancy.
by Anonymous on Aug 2019
Verified
Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari was very knowledgeable and I could feel the changes happening to my body during the course of the Mayan massage.
by Torey on Jul 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari is so knowledgeable and so kind. Her massages are by far the best I’ve ever had. She stretches my neck in a way I didn’t even know I needed. 100% recommend.
by Laura on Jul 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
I so appreciate the time Kari took to listen to my needs and provide knowledgeable and helpful information to manage pregnancy symptoms and pain. Very relaxing massage!
by Anonymous on Jul 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Wonderful and relaxing experience
by Caitlin on Jul 2019
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
I loved Kari's knowledge of prenatal massage and her massage style. All if her equipment and the ambience made me feel very comfortable and it was easy to get some much needed relaxation and relief the week before my due date.
by Anonymous on Jul 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari was very professional and gave me some real relief of my pregnancy aches and pains at 33 weeks.
by Julie on May 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Great experience! Kari was very informative and helpful.
by Sally Jo on May 2019
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
The work on my lower back and sacrum seems to have made a difference.
by Mackenzie on Apr 2019
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
It's always a treat getting to spend time with Kari. She instantly makes you feel like an old friend. She is a wonderful listener and incredibly knowledgeable when it comes to fertility and the art and importance of listening to our bodies. When I first met Kari, I left with such a strong feeling of hope and acceptance. She's taught me to look at my cycle in a completely different light, one of awe and gratitude instead of resistance. I only wish every woman knew about Mayan Abdominal Massage Therapy! It's been a wonderful addition to my healing journey and I'm so grateful to Kari for offering this service alongside her incredibly therapeutic massages.
by Fanny on Apr 2019
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Love Kari so much! She is very knowledgeable and comforting. Just a really wonderful energy to be with!
by Amanda on Apr 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
I loved how Kari explained everything she would be doing during the Maya massage, even going so far as to demonstrate prior to the service. She explained everything and set my mind at ease. I felt more relaxed afterwards than I have in a long time. She is very knowledgeable.
by Lindsey on Mar 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
LOVED Kari. such a sweetheart and amazing massage. So so pleased! I will definitely be back postpartum to see her! <3
by Jessica on Mar 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
I liked Kari right away when I walked in the door. She has an easy going, welcoming vibe that made me feel comfortable and at home. I felt like I was able to truly relax. I saw Kari for a Mayan abdominal massage and she taught me so much in addition to the massage. She spent a full two hours with me and I never felt rushed. Worth every penny.
by Tracy on Mar 2019
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
I loved that she took so much time to get to know your needs on the front end. Also, that’s she actually listened to what I needed out of the massage. Her pressure was perfect! She didn’t just give you a massage, she massages you. She found and worked on all of my kinks besides just going through the motions of a massage.
by Anonymous on Mar 2019
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is wonderful. She is sweet, calming and SO very good at massage. She understands muscle groups and pressure points such that you leave feeling refreshed, relaxed, and flexible again. HIGHLY recommend!
by Patricia on Feb 2019
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari is simply amazing. She truly has a talent and very knowledgeable. She has taught me so much and she has made my journey even more exciting!
by Meagan on Feb 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari took great care of me! I am looking forward to more appointments with her!
by Anonymous on Feb 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Thank you so much, will be seeing you again soon!
by Autumn on Feb 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
I love that Kari makes you feel like an instant girlfriend, has a wide range and deep amount of knowledge and experience and also gets right down to it. As a mom with a toddler and a 2nd on the way whose time and brain are stretched: this is a trifecta for awesomeness! LOVE LOVE LOVE KARI!
by Libby on Feb 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
KARI YOU ARE THE BEST! The only thing I would change is that the room be a little darker. Otherwise it was heaven.
by Ali on Feb 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari does an amazing job focusing on your body, and what you and baby need.
by Anonymous on Feb 2019
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari was patient and listened to my Body very attentively.
by Piper on Jan 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari is amazing! She clearly knows exactly what she's doing and communicates throughout the appointment. She also demonstrates certain stretches and things to do after the appointment to maintain until you see her next. I truly felt taken care of!
by Sidonie on Jan 2019
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Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
I needed some desperate help with my neck and shoulders. I was able to get in last minute and she did not disappoint. I will be back.
by Lindsey on Jan 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Great experience! The session was not only relaxing, but also very educational. Kari even taught me things I can do at home to manage stress and improve wellbeing in between appointments. .. highly recommend!
by Amanda on Jan 2019
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
It exceeded my expectations. Looking forward to following up in a couple of months!
by Luellyn on Dec 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari is the best! I’ll be back. Time to get into a routine and come more often. Very relaxing. I feel great!
by Anonymous on Dec 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Loved my Mayan massage!!
by Courtney on Nov 2018
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari is the very best!
by Anonymous on Oct 2018
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Service Received: 60 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari does an amazing job!
by Beth on Oct 2018
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is the best all the way around!
by Latasha on Oct 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
I loved the deep penetration of the abdomen to break of scar tissue and potential fibroids. I loved the informational session right before the treatment. I loved the entire session! I didn't like that I didn't see anyone in the office, when I arrived for the appointment , so I wasn't sure if I was in the right place. The man that was in an office didn't know the business that I was looking for and wasn't particularly helpful.
by Anonymous on Oct 2018
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Best massage I've had yet. Great experience and will definitely book again!
by SUSAN on Sep 2018
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari was super knowledgeable and skilled. She helped me flip a breech baby! I would recommend her in a heartbeat!

Business response:

Yay! I'm so happy your baby got in a better position. I helped release tight ligaments and pelvic restrictions, but your amazing body and sweet baby did the real work. Let me know how everything goes!! Definitely come see me postpartum if not before.

by Meghan on Sep 2018
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is incredibly talented and knows just how to get you feeling you best.
by Bethany on Sep 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Everything was perfection!
by Anonymous on Sep 2018
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari was extremely professional and experienced and tailored my visit specifically to my body and my needs. I’d recommend her to anyone!
by Sarah on Aug 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is a miracle worker and a truly beautiful human being. She truly has a gift, and when she’s not healing my body she’ll healing my soul with her incredibly supportive personality and hilarious jokes. I plan to see her well beyond my pregnancy! Thank you Kari!
by Laurie on Aug 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
My hips felt so free after my first session. Kari was able to effectively address my issues right away. She's obviously very knowledgeable. I can't wait for my next massage!
by Lyle on Aug 2018
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari is amazing! She has dedicated herself to learning and completed countless hours of training to be one of the best Maya Abdominal Therapy and women’s health massage therapists out there! Her space is so inviting and relaxing as well. It’s like a mini vacation!
by Anonymous on Aug 2018
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Very calm environment. Kari really pays attention and listens to you. I felt very comfortable with her.
by Anonymous on Aug 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
I like that I was taught how to do abdominal work on myself.
by Maranda on Aug 2018
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari offers a wellspring of knowledge combined with tremendous intuitive insight. Her treatments are utterly transformative. I’m grateful to have such a gifted healer in our community.
by Christy on Jul 2018
Verified
Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari was WONDERFUL. During my initial appointment, she spent over an hour listening to my gynecological history (I came to her for a Mayan Abdominal Massage) and offering suggestions. When it came time for the massage, she was amazing! I was so relaxed and the pressure she used was perfect! I would highly recommend her!
by Anonymous on Jul 2018
Verified
Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Would highly recommend to any expectant mama!
by Rosanna on Jul 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Excellent thorough care.
by Hannah on Jul 2018
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Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is amazing! I absolutely LOVED my experience and will definitely be returning! I felt so rejuvenated and relaxed. She is so knowledgeable and amazing at what she does!
by Kristen on Jul 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari is amazing and really knowledgeable. I like that she took the time to explain what to expect because it was the first time I had a massage like this. I look forward to seeing her again at my next appointment.
by Lauren on Jul 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
Kari is a compassionate, knowledgeable, professional, intuitive, and skillful massage therapist. Her office is light and calming. I came away relaxed, refreshed, and restored. Thank you, Kari!
by Rebekah on Jul 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Therapeutic Massage with Kari J.
She is so welcoming and cares about small details like which massage lotion I want used each time.
by Torey on Jun 2018
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Service Received: 60 Minute Postpartum Massage with Kari J.
Went over my needs before massage so that she really worked on the areas that needed the most attention. Loved the oils she used. Very professional and friendly
by Kimberly on Jun 2018
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
The calm and peaceful energy that envelops you when you walk in made me feel more open to my Maya session. It is hard to be vulnerable in the world today and Kari makes it effortless.
by Megan on Jun 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari did an amazing job on my prenatal massage. I really look forward to becoming a repeat client!
by Heather on Jun 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Postpartum Massage with Kari J.
Kari is super chill and welcoming, and she knows her stuff. I woke up this morning feeling loose and relaxed-- but not sore, which is one of my post-massage pet peeves. Plus, I really liked the massage oil/balm she used. Super happy with the overall experience.
by Anonymous on Jun 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
Kari is amazing! Her massages are the best.
by Heather on Jun 2018
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Service Received: Follow Up Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari is super friendly and easy going. She made me instantly comfortable and the massage was wonderful.
by Melanie on Jun 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
My first time experiencing Maya Abdominal Therapy.. I absolutely loved it...it was very relaxing! I loved the education Kari provided during my session. She identified my uterus was slightly tilted and was able to move it back into alignment. I also liked that she showed how to use this therapy at home. I’m so glad I made this appointment!!
by Emily on Jun 2018
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Service Received: Initial Session Maya Abdominal Therapy with Kari J.
Kari did an amazing job explaining everything before we got started and followed up with tips on how to continue my treatment at home. She is a truly beautiful person shining her light from the inside out. Her touch was the perfect combination of gentle and firm. I look forward to going back and will highly recommend her to my friends and family.
by Ashlee on May 2018
Verified
Service Received: 60 Minute Prenatal Massage with Kari J.
I love how thorough Kari is and she does an amazing job providing comfort and addressing needs. Best prenatal massage!
by Kathryn on May 2018
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Service Received: 90 Minute Postpartum Massage with Kari J.
Love.Kari she did a great job on my postnatal massage!!!
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Womankind Massage

4623 Trousdale Drive

Cedar Tree Wellness Center

Nashville , TN 37204 map it

Phone: (615) 426-1977