Lyn Yancha, LMT

  • WA License #: MA00012942
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Lyn Yancha, LMT/Owner and Sports Massage Speciallist

Lyn has been a massage therapist since 1999, a graduate of Renton Technical College's Massage Therapy Program. She specializes in Medical, Sports, Cupping, and Thai Massage techniques and continue to enjoy what she does.
 
She strives to further her knowledge base, skills, and techniques with continuing educational units in Thai Massage, Myofascial Release (MFR), Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT), Trigger Point Therapy, Muscle Energy Technique (MET), Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD), Sports Massage, a...

Lyn has been a massage therapist since 1999, a graduate of Renton Technical College's Massage Therapy Program. She specializes in Medical, Sports, Cupping, and Thai Massage techniques and continue to enjoy what she does.
 
She strives to further her knowledge base, skills, and techniques with continuing educational units in Thai Massage, Myofascial Release (MFR), Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT), Trigger Point Therapy, Muscle Energy Technique (MET), Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD), Sports Massage, and Massage Cupping (MC).

Lyn has started teaching CEU classes and hopes to be able to travel back and forth from her birth country of the Philippines to open up a medical massage school and host retreats and training.

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Where I Work
Available Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Licenses
Massage

WA # MA00012942

Education
1999

Renton Technical College Massage Therapy Dept.

Massage Therapy Program

2013

Spirit Winds School of Thai Massage

Traditional Thai Massage Level 1-4

Experience
Bodywork

Chair Massage

With sports massage and Thai massage experience, Lyn has figured out a way to incoporate those two modalities to create a slightly different approach to chair massage. Lyn has also been invited several times to share her knowledge and skills in chair massage to massage students at Renton Technical College.

Neuromuscular

Even before graduating from RTC massage school in 1998-99, Lyn's class were learning the Paul St. John’s technique of Neuromuscular Therapy. She continued to further her NMT skills by attending levels 1-5 within 4 years after graduating.

Sports Massage

Sports Masage was the very first thing Lyn started doing as soon as she received her massage license at the Courage Classic event from 1999 to 2013. Lyn also receives invitations to teach her version of sports massage at a local massage school almost every year. She now holds Table Thai/Sports Massage CEU workshops a few times a year since 2017.

Thai Massage

Lyn attended Spirit Winds School of Thai Massage between 2003 and 2005 to learn Traditional Thai Massage levels 1-2 as well as traveling to Bali for a Thai Massage retreat under the guidance of her teacher, Janice Gagnon. Lyn returned to Nevada City in 2013 to further her knowledge with level 3 & 4 of Tradition Thai Massage to learn a more diagnostic approach using Sen Lines.

Cupping Methods

Lyn's has been incorporating Massage Cupping methods since 2012 after attending a workshop by Jason Abbey, LMP. Since using massage cupping, Lyn has seen great improvements in increased joint movements and range of motion as well as decreasing pain in most of her clients.

Cycling Event Sports Massage Therapist - Lead LMP

Courage Classic in Washington state was the beginning of several cycling events providing sports massage in 1999. From the Courage Classic, it lead to working with Tim Kneeland & Associates' cycling events such as WA Alps, Coast to Coast, and California Coast Classic. Currently lead LMP with Obliteride and The People's Coast Classic which is now known as Arthritis Bike Classic Oregon.

Myofascial Release

Lyn uses myofascial release techniques in almost all her sessions to help decrease restrictions and pain, increasing joint mobility and range of motion.

REVIEWS for my Bodywork or Coaching services

by Jessica on Oct 20
Lyn knew her stuff. Emulated much of what helped me in physical therapy, but in my massage session.
by Linda on Oct 13
Lyn is wonderful!
by Susan on Oct 03
Very good massage as always
by Raymond on Sep 23
Lyn did a fantastic job and explaining what Her goal is to help me out to achieve healing comfort
by June on Sep 06
I would go back to this facility because of what they can do, their professionalism, and especially how they deal with the ongoing Covid situation.
by Anonymous on Jul 24
Lyn is an outstanding massage therapist, listens, and expertly targets areas of concern with deep understanding of root causes.
by Kamly on Jun 10
Lyn is the best!!
by Anonymous on May 20
Lyn has an unique ability to find your troubled spots. She know how to work and stretch the muscle. I always come out of a session feeling better and my muscles are more relaxed.
by Anonymous on Mar 15
Lyn is great!
by My "Scott" on Feb 07
You are absolutely amazing... Definitely changed my mind on massage therapy !!!

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Medical Massage
  • Other
  • Swedish Massage
  • Thai Massage
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Fusion of several modalities
  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage
  • Mobile Deep Tissue

Coaching

  • Other

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