Danielle is originally from Minneapolis Minnesota. Danielle enjoys cycling, music, camping, yoga, swimming, and spending time with her daughter.
Danielle first experienced massage in 2004 after she was hit by a car while on her bike. . Danielle strongly believes her mobility in her neck and shoulders would have been worse off today if she has not received massage after her accident.
Danielle began her studies in 2009 in the United States attending East West College of Healing Arts in Portland, Oregon. She studied Swedish massage and kinesiology.
In 2011 she moved to the United Kingdom, settling in Cardiff. Danielle has since studied at Bristol College of Massage and Bodywork. She graduated in 2012 with a level 4 diploma in Holistic Massage from the Massage Training Institute and also completed a level 5 Remedial and Sports Massage diploma in 2018 ( Massage Training Institute).
Danielle is always working on new skills to help her clients. She often goes back to America to train with John F Barnes the pioneer of myofascial release. Danielle will soon begin her training in visceral manipulation at the Barral institute winter 2021 and will be starting yoga teacher training with British Wheel of Yoga in 2021.
Danielle started her business in Cardiff in 2012. She varies the kind of work she does between corporate massage, private clients and festivals.
Danielle specialises in injury recovery. Her massage treatments cater to each individual client’s needs. She treats the body as a whole using a variety of techniques; such as deep tissue massage, kneading, draining, compression, cross fibre friction, joint mobilization, simple lymphatic drainage and fascia release. Danielle also integrates many advanced massage techniques into her work such as muscle energy technique (MET), soft tissue release(STR), positional release, trigger point therapy (TrP) and neuro-muscular technique (NMT).
Danielle works with her clients to come up with a plan suitable for their needs whether it be for needing help through injury recovery, times of change, to get through a pregnancy, to reduce stress and provide relaxation.