Marla Hanken, CMT BCSI

Intensive bodywork, lasting results.

Marla is a Board Certified Structural Integrator and KMI (Kinesis Myofascial Integration) practitioner who specializes in working with joint, nerve, and myofascial issues of the upper and lower extremities as well as complex spinal alignment issues such as scoliosis. Since beginning her bodywork practice in 2007, she has trained extensively in Thai bodywork with Nephyr Jacobsen and Reusi Tevijjo Yogi, and apprenticed under Ajarn Itthidet Manarat (Master Poo) from 2008-2009 in Chiang Mai, Thai...

Marla is a Board Certified Structural Integrator and KMI (Kinesis Myofascial Integration) practitioner who specializes in working with joint, nerve, and myofascial issues of the upper and lower extremities as well as complex spinal alignment issues such as scoliosis. Since beginning her bodywork practice in 2007, she has trained extensively in Thai bodywork with Nephyr Jacobsen and Reusi Tevijjo Yogi, and apprenticed under Ajarn Itthidet Manarat (Master Poo) from 2008-2009 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Marla is also trained in Neuromuscular Therapy, Yoga, Pilates, and Reusi Dat Ton (Thai Hermit's Yoga).

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Licenses
Massage

CA # 9820

Education
2010

National Holistic Institute

Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator

2008

Shivagakomarpaj Old Medicine Hospital

Thai Massage

2007

The Naga Center, LLC - School of Traditional Thai Massage

Thai Massage

2007

YogaFIT Training Systems Worldwide, Inc.

Yoga Teacher Training

2016

Kinesis

KMI Structural Integration Certification

Experience
Bodywork

Thai Massage Apprenticeship with Ajarn Itthidet Manarat (Master Poo Ong Dam)

Ancient Healing (Sen) Massage / Thai Structural Bodywork. Chiang Mai, Thailand (2008-2009).

Thai Massage Studies with Reusi Tevijjo Yogi

Thai Bodywork and Buddhist Medicine. Thailand and USA (2008-2011).

Thai Accupressure with Noam Tyroler

CE workshop on Thai Acupressure and Thai Medical Massage techniques. Portland, OR (2011).

Anatomy Trains for Manual Therapists with Carrie Gaynor

CE workshop on application of Thomas Myers' Anatomy Trains for manual therapy. Nashville, TN (2015).

Pilates

STOTT Pilates Teacher Training with Holly Furgason

San Francisco, CA (2015-2016).

REVIEWS for my Fitness, Bodywork, or Yoga services

by Anonymous on Feb 01
I have had several sessions with Marla from forest path over the last few years, for thai-based body work, KMI and even some basic pilates. She is very professional, and I recommend her highly.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Fitness

  • Yoga, Pilates, Alignment Coaching

Bodywork & Massage

  • Bodywork Classes & Mentoring
  • Structural Integration
  • Thai Structural Bodywork

Yoga

  • Hatha

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