About Us

Anna Baker, LMT MMP

Anna Baker Rockwall Medical MassageAnna started Rockwall Medical Massage in order to work collaboratively with Rockwall’s medical community to maximize her client’s health and well-being. In 1996, she graduated from Massage Resources in Dallas. Over the years she studied many modalities including cranio-sacral therapy, lymphatic drainage, medical massage, orthopedic, prenatal, reflexology, sports massage, Thai massage, and visceral manipulation. Anna is also certified in the Chikly Method of Lymphatic Drainage Therapy and ACE massage cupping and medicupping.

She spent the beginning of her career working with doctors and chiropractors. After moving to Rockwall she worked at Every Body Massage with a great group of therapists. In 2009, she began working with kids with spasticity disorders. Although she had never worked with this population before, she learned there is a big need for therapists willing to serve kids in outlying areas. In order to grow as a therapist and serve her clients better, she completed 300 hours of training in medical massage as well as an internship at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas.

Telisa HoltTelisa Dené Holt, LMT MMP MI

Telisa Dené Holt has been practicing massage since 2001. In 2005 she became a massage instructor. She specializes in deep tissue, fibromyalgia, hot stones, medical massage, myofascial release, neck and shoulder release, prenatal, reflexology, sports, therapeutic, and TMJ. She is certified in the Raindrop massage, ACE massage cupping and medicupping, and the Chikly Method of Lymphatic Drainage Therapy. She is also Upledger Institute Certified as a practitioner in Craniosacral Therapy.

 

 

 

 

Marisa Alonso Rockwall Medical MassageMarisa Alonso, LMT MMP

Marisa became a massage therapist in 2005. She is certified in deep tissue, hot stone, medical massage, myofascial release, prenatal, Raindrop therapy, reflexology, Thai massage, TMJ, and Trigger Point Therapy. She is also certified in the Chikly Method of Lymphatic Drainage Therapy & ACE massage cupping and medicupping. Marisa has worked in Chiropractic offices. She has extensive training in orthopedic massage with special classes in working with the anterior neck and treating thoracic outlet syndrome. Marisa is also bilingual, speaking Spanish and English fluently.

 

Claude Barrett, LMT CST

Advanced Bodywork & CranioSacral Therapy by ClaudeClaude specializes in supporting your body’s healing process, offering Integrative Hands-On, Clinical Therapeutic Massage and CranioSacral Therapy to improve your overall well being, from prenatal, postnatal, newborns, children through adults to release the causes of stress, tensions and pain. Claude believes in the power of a healing touch, for supporting your health and wellness. Benefits include releasing headaches, neck, shoulders, arms, wrists, low back pain, supporting recovery from slip and falls, accidents and traumatic injuries, and from many other conditions.

Claude graduated from the Institute of Natural Healing Sciences in Colleyville, Texas in April 1992. He has worked alongside and in conjunction with Medical and Chiropractic Physicians for nearly eight years, and has a total of 24 years of experience. In 2011, Claude is also Upledger Institute Certified, as an advanced practitioner in CranioSacral Therapy and in SomatoEmotional Release;  (Claude is also a practitioner of Visceral Manipulation, Myofascial Release, Sport Massage and in Ortho-Bionomy for Spine & Extremities).  Recently, Claude also became a Licensed as a Massage Therapy Instructor and has taken recent courses in CranioSacral Therapy for Pediatrics and in NeuroMuscular Therapy. Claude also has a BFA degree, from Texas Christian University.

Amy Weber, LMT MMP Reiki

Amy Weber LMT CST MMP Reiki - Rockwall Medical MassageAmy became a massageprofessional in 2004. She is certified in deep tissue, medical massage, myofascial release, sports massage, and trigger point therapy. She is also Upledger Institute Certified as a practitioner in Craniosacral Therapy. For 6 years of her career, she practiced under a chiropractor in a post-surgical and injury rehabilitation clinic. She also studied aromatherapy and is a Young Living Essential oil distributor. To complement her practice she has studied the subtle art of Reiki energy healing, achieving level 3. This practice reduces blockages and supports the natural flow of our body’s energy centers.

 

Kristen Porter, LMT

Over Kristen’s years of massage practice, she feels blessed to do what she loves, enjoying the opportunity to work with wonderful doctors, chiropractors and other massage therapists. By synergizing numerous modalities including the use of LaserTouchOne, she aims to provide a custom massage to fit each individual’s needs with the goal of helping clients reach maximum functionality and freedom from pain. Kris also enjoys working with animals, having received Advanced Certification in Equine Sports Massage with Don Doran of Animal Dynamics in Ocala, Florida in 1999. She is also certified in ACE massage cupping and medicupping.

 

Dana Norton, BS LMBT

Dana Norton, B.S. Fitness management from University of Connecticut is a mother of 5 children. She became a Licensed Massage Therapist in 2010 and a Medical Massage Practitioner in 2011. Dana has been a member of the American College of Sports Medicine since 1988. She is certified in BEMER Vascular Therapy, as senior BEMER IBD.

Dana loves working with clients of all ages and finds it a challenge to “fix” areas that have been troublesome and search for the source or cause. She enjoys working the neck and shoulders thoroughly, relieving everyday repetitive motion, strain, or postural deviations. She is proficient in deep tissue massage, medical cupping, Myofascial release, PNF stretching, Active and Passive release (ART/PRT) techniques, prenatal massage, sports therapy massage, and Swedish massage.

Tina Rizzo, LMT

Tina graduated in 2001 from Hands on Therapy School of Massage in Mesquite TX. In 2004, she became a massage instructor and continuing education provider dedicating many years of teaching massage in the school setting. She has worked with many doctors, chiropractors and wellness centers. Through therapeutic care for client’s needs, she brings more of a integrative approach to massage.

She specializes in medical massage modalities like cupping, deep tissue, lymphatic drainage, sports, thoracic outlet syndrome, TMJ – dysfunction, and trigger point. Her relaxing approach includes hot stones, Lomi Lomi Massage, prenatal, rain drop therapy, reflexology, or Swedish. To her, it’s about reviving the body, quieting the mind and relaxing the spirit.

Ivy Alexander, LMT

Ivy is new to the massage therapy world. She started her first job in the massage field in May 2019. Ivy loves helping people, specifically those with back, shoulder and neck pain. Growing up with scoliosis, she was in constant pain. After a car wreck in 2017, the back pain became almost unbearable at times. Weekly massage therapy alleviated her pain and helped realign her spine. This experience fuels her passion to help her clients achieve the mobility and pain free life that they have lost or possibly have never experienced.