Biographies

Shari’ Parks-Finger,  LMT, NCTMB
Owner

shari'Shari’ is the new owner of Aaduri Healing Arts, as of May 1, 2015. Read her greeting here!

Shari’ is a graduate of BSOM (Baltimore School of Massage / Steiner Education Group). In her massage practice, she specializes in sports massage, deep tissue massage, and reflexology. She is currently studying Reiki energy work. She is fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) and is able to provide a customized session for Deaf and Hard of Hearing clients. Her goal as a massage therapist is to assist and invite clients in actively participating in their own health.

During her spare time she enjoys gardening, hiking, taking dance classes, yoga, training and competing in endurance sports such as marathons and triathlons. She has completed five marathons, several sprint triathlons and one Olympic distance triathlon. One day she plans to train and compete in an Ironman Triathlon.

Shari’ is currently not accepting Groupon Clients.

Kelly Bowles, LMT, NCTMB

Kelly is a Nationally Certified and Maryland State licensed massage therapist, as well as a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.  She received her Associates of Applied Sciences degree in Massage Therapy from the Community College of Baltimore County and was given the honor of being Outstanding Student.  She has transitioned from 30 years of traditional medicine as a nurse, into the field of treating her clients holistically.

Kelly specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue, and Myofascial Release massage modalities.  She has also had training in and incorporates other healing modalities into her work, such as, Cancer, Geriatric, Spa, and Shiatsu massage.  She is also a Level I Reiki practitioner, bringing healing energy to her clients.  Kelly’s approach to healing is based on the individual needs of her clients, keeping in mind the body’s need for balance between mind, body, and spirit.

Kelly is currently not accepting Groupon clients.

Ellen Khadeer, LMT, NCTMB

Ellen is a gradute of the Baltimore School of Massage and has been practicing Massage for more than 10 years.  She holds the belief that one should take care of mind body spirit before taking care of others.  Ellen is passionate about massage therapy and believes that massage creates a balance of mind, body  and spirit. She works relieving the body of tension and stress.

Ellen prefers to create a custom massage using a variety of modalities including swedish, deep tissue, myo-fascial release, lypossage and hot/cold stones.  She works the entire body and is sure to work any specific areas of concern with a 360 degree mentality (working all around the entire area), as everything in the body is connected.

Ellen will customize a massage that will get you back in balance.

NEW SERVICES FROM ELLEN!!!

Holistic Health Coaching

Ellen is now a Certified Holistic Health Coach. She received her training from The Institute for Integrative Nutrition. As a Health Coach, Ellen will help you gain an awareness of how your body reacts to the foods you eat, otherwise known as food awareness.  It is through food awareness that you can then make decisions that will be conducive to improving  your health.

Services include:
Individual and Group Health Coaching
Nutritional Information about foods
In home cooking instruction
In home food stillness workshops

Call Ellen to book your Health Coaching session today at 410-258-4953

Linda Garner, LMT, NCTMB

Linda graduated for the Community College of Baltimore at Essex with an AAS degree in Massage Therapy. She is both Nationally Certified and Licensed by the State of Maryland to practice massage therapy. Linda specializes in Swedish Relaxation Massage, Myofascial Release and Deep Tissue Massage.

Linda has worked on several clients, in conjunction with their own pain management program, who have a history of chronic back pain. Linda has achieved successful results in reducing their symptoms of pain. Three of those clients now only use massage to manage their pain! Linda is very excited about the opportunity to work in a holistic environment, helping clients realize the benefits of massage therapy and assisting them in realizing their potential for maximum health.

Vanessa Purnell, LMT, NCTMB

Vanessa is a graduate of the Holistic Massage Therapy Institute, licensed to practice Massage Therapy in Maryland, and is a Member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA).

Vanessa is committed to the idea that massage should be a regular part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. She believes in the body’s ability to heal itself and that massage therapy is one of the many paths to restoring health and wholeness to the body. Vanessa believes in tailoring a massage towards the individual needs of each client by using multiple modalities to get the best results possible.

Kim Eggert, LMT, NCTMB

Kim is a nationally certified and state licensed Massage Therapist as well as a graduate of the CCBC Essex Massage Therapy Program. She has successfully completed the COMTA accredited 895 hour program with an Associate Degree in Allied Health. Kim was recognized by the faculty for her outstanding commitment to the program and was presented with the Outstanding Student Award. Kim specializes in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage and Myofascial Release. Each session is specifically customized to meet the needs of the client. She enjoys being challenged, and is dedicated to creating a healing environment for each and every body, mind and spirit.

Kim is currently not accepting Groupon clients.