Offering a variety of bodywork techniques for the individual interested in changing their chronic tension patterns. Deep tissue bodywork, cranio-sacral therapy, viceral massage, movement coaching.
Profile and Credentials
Tamar graduated magna cum laude from Boston University with a BA in anthropology. She studied massage at the Muscular Therapy Institute in Cambridge , Ma. and began her private practice as a massage therapist in 1992. She immediately began the teacher training program and has now been on the faculty of MTI since 1994.
Since becoming a massage therapist, Tamar has done additional coursework in Craniosacral therapy, NMT, the assessment and treatment of soft tissue injuries and reiki. In 1996, Tamar was introduced to the work of Judith Aston. She began taking courses in Aston-Patterning and has continued ever since. Tamar is now a certified Aston-Patterner and has taken the advanced training with Judith Aston as well.
In 2005, Tamar began studying viceral massage with Christoph Sommer. Tamar is particularly excited about exploring the role of connective tissue in and around the vicera in structural holding patterns.
Philosophy and Comments
Tamar's interest in these modalities, which have a large movement education component, comes from her own love of movement and dance. Tamar loves to dance and does folk dancing, contradance, east coast swing, lindy-hop, west coast swing and contact improvisation.
Work Hours and Fee Schedule
Tamar's schedule varies depending on her teaching schedule. Current rates are $80 for an hour, $95 for an hour and a quarter and $110 for an hour and a half. Aston-Patterning sessions should be 90 minutes.
Shorter fitness consulting sessions are also available.
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