Shari’ Parks, LMT, BCTMB

shari'Shari’ is the 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.

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 is also 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.

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.

Christina Reitemeyer

xtina-reiki-bio-webChristina is a Usui & Tibetan Reiki Master practitioner. She previously practiced energy work and intuitive Reiki in the Hudson Valley area of New York before moving to Baltimore and receiving her Master level certification. Her natural healing work incorporates various modalities such as aura diagnostics, breath work, and chakra alignment.

Christina believes that all bodies deserve a safe, judgement-free space to receive energy healing. She incorporates this belief into her Reiki practice and is dedicated to creating accessibility and awareness around alternative medicine services. She applies Reiki for self-care and believes in the power of Reiki to promote physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual healing for others.