Kristin Kohs

Can't wait to get our hands on you!

Kristin studied massage and health education at the National Holistic Institute in Emeryville. She began her studies in 1998. By 1999 she opened Just By Touch Massage Therapy and Health Education. As she pursued her career in the healing arts, she became a personal trainer and fitness manager for 24 Hour Fitness in 2000. By 2002 she received her Mat Pilates and Apparatus Pilates Certifications through The Physical Mind Institute. Kristin continued her studies with Reiki Masters, Shiatsu Pra...

Kristin studied massage and health education at the National Holistic Institute in Emeryville. She began her studies in 1998. By 1999 she opened Just By Touch Massage Therapy and Health Education. As she pursued her career in the healing arts, she became a personal trainer and fitness manager for 24 Hour Fitness in 2000. By 2002 she received her Mat Pilates and Apparatus Pilates Certifications through The Physical Mind Institute. Kristin continued her studies with Reiki Masters, Shiatsu Practitioners, Advanced Massage Therapists, Rehab Therapists, Chiropractors, Yoga and Pilates Instructors. She targeted her expertise toward Functional Movement and spent 7 years as a Rehabilitation Director/Therapist at a Chiropractic Rehabilitation Center in Walnut Creek which specialized in Functional Movement and Naturopathic Medicine. Kristin has combined all her knowledge of massage therapy and movement services and created a system of techniques which she calls restorative bodywork. It allows you to develop synergistic energy and restored movement you will enjoy for years to come. Kristin is an active member of a BNI chapter; CCBRN, and is part of the leadership team serving as president to over 70 members. She is a member of Associated Body workers and Massage Professionals (ABMP), and a student The Referral Institute and is a Certified Networker. She is also Alumni of National Holistic Institute and is a site provider for student massage therapists. Kristin has many skills which have allowed her to be successful in her career. She provides communication and honesty to all those around her. Kristin has a heightened intuitive touch and reads the body through her touch. She is caring, nurturing, compassionate and understanding.

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Licenses
Massage

CA # 38421

Education
2000

National Holistic Institute

Massage therapy Health Education

REVIEWS for my Bodywork, Coaching, or Pilates services

by Gary on Apr 04
Kristin always knows what needs work.
by Anonymous on Mar 20
The perfect class with the most talented Pilates instructor
by Anonymous on Feb 05
It would be impossible to put into words how fabulous Kristin is. She helped me work through some difficult injuries which now are in the distant past. She is truly an amazing therapist.
by Anonymous on Jan 25
Always professional and knowledgeable in her therapies that are so helpful and makes a difference in maintaining my health!
by Jennifer on Jan 03
My first therapeutic massage after an injury and i am looking forward to healing with Kristin. She knows so much on how the body works and where my pain is coming from. I feel very confident that Kristin knows how to help my body heal. Oh and of course if felt great. Just wasn't long enough:)
by Teri on Jul 22
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by Teresa on Jul 15
Kristen is VERY Intuitive. She can locate problem areas "just by touch".
by Julie on Jul 14
I liked the setting & atmosphere of the Sanctuary providing relaxation !
by Carolyn on Jul 10
Best massage therapist I've ever had. She really gets the whole "therapy" side of massage - working my problem areas to help loosen me up and reduce pain and tension.

SPECIALTIES: Bodywork and Massage techniques I perform

Bodywork & Massage

  • Mobile Other
  • Swedish Massage
  • Mobile Massage
  • Injury Rehabilitation Massage PI CASE
  • Restorative Bodywork
  • Cupping Methods
  • Myofascial Release
  • Prenatal Massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Hot Stone Massage

Coaching

  • Other

Pilates

  • Reformer

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