Khristine Long

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License

  • Massage, CT #005908

Education

  • Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy

Specialties

Bodywork & Massage

  • Deep Tissue
  • Sports Massage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Mobile Other
  • Other
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Medical Massage
  • Myofascial Release
  • Therapeutic Touch
  • Reflexology

Khristine Long

Anything that does not strengthen me morally is the enemy of virtue within me -Oswald Chambers

I graduated from Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy in April of 2009. Since then I have focused my education toward my passion in corrective therapies.  I work to individualize each session to promote healing for every client targeting that specific phase.  A majority of my clients are injury related whether it be work, car accident, sports, or any other cases. I am very versatile as I am working at Balanced Body Chiropractic in Naugatuck but also traveling to my clients.  I would love th... more

Where I Work

Licenses

Massage, CT # 005908

 

Education

2009
Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy
Massage Therapy

 

Notable Experiences

Bodywork
Hospice Massage, Caring for the dying
Relative touch and therapies to the elderly. Communicating and listening to their needs.
Introduction to kinesiology and postural analysis for massage
Muscle movements and the relation with posture and environmental factors
The Alexander Technique for Massage
"The Alexander Technique is a method that works to change (movement) habits in our everyday activities. It is a simple and practical method for improving ease and freedom of movement, balance, support and coordination. The technique teaches the use of the appropriate amount of effort for a particular activity, giving you more energy for all your activities. It is not a series of treatments or exercises, but rather a reeducation of the mind and body. The Alexander Technique is a method which helps a person discover a new balance in the body by releasing unnecessary tension. It can be applied to sitting, lying down, standing, walking, lifting, and other daily activities..."
Sports massage for the lower body
Focusing on specific injuries to the lower body and using testing methods to assist in diagnosing. Working through several techniques to release and promote healing.
Addressing low back and hip pain
How to target certain muscles and manipulate through active and passive movements to promote healing. How to identify the muscles according to the pain.
Releasing the Rotator Cuff
Releasing techniques aimed at the rotator cuff muscle group. Targeting many muscles in the upper body including the neck.
Result-based Therapy for Head, Neck, and Shoulder pain
Therapy techniques targeting the upper body.
Deep Tissue Massage:Safe and Effective Techniques for Common Problem Areas
Applying deep tissue massage in a safe way while releasing problem areas
Career Success and Ethics
Code of Ethics and applying them in the business atmosphere.