About Mary Jo

Mary Jo Cummiskey, M.S., LMT has been a holistic practitioner since 1998. Graduating from the College of New Rochelle with a Master of Science in School Psychology and later from the school of Therapeutic Body Treatment in Hawaii, she brings a great wealth of knowledge and a broad range of techniques to her profession. She is certified by the American Massage Therapy Association and holds massage licenses in both California and Hawaii. She is also a mentor for the American Massage Therapy Association.


Her diverse and specialized skill set include hands-on techniques in the following modalities: Neuromuscular, Thai, Sports/Deep Tissue, Lymphatic Drainage, Hot-Stone, Hawaiian Lomi-Lomi, Reflexology, Myofascial Release, Aromatherapy, Chair & Pregnancy Massage, Vichy Treatments, Meridian Energy Healing and Reiki.

 

In addition to being a body therapist, Mary Jo holds a certification as a Rasamaya yoga teacher, allowing her to instruct both Vinyasa (flow yoga) and Rasamaya (fluid movement) yoga classes. She is currently working on obtaining her teacher certification in Qi-gong, a Chinese health practice based on gentle movements, meditation and breathing.


Mary Jo is dedicated to ensuring that the health and well-being of her clients are met. She devotes her time to educating clients about proper body mechanics, posture, and mindfulness. It is Mary Jo’s passion to inspire others to work toward restoring overall balance to both the mind and body. Her future goal is to open a wellness facility offering researched based complementary and alternative medicine services to address Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).