Kari Atkinson LMT MMP
MI License #75010024171 & NPI 1336550532
Kari is the sole owner of A Touch of Health Therapies. She is a Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Medical Massage Practitioner, Natural Health Educator, Personal Wellness Coach, Spa Procedure Certified, Lypossage Certitifed, and received a certificate for Massage Cupping Level 1.
During 2018, Kari completed the following John Barnes MyoFascial Release trainings: Fascial Pelvis, MFR 1 and MFR 2. Kari is continuing her training with MFR in 2019 and is taking the following trainings: Rebounding, Unwinding, Pediatric MFR, Fascial Cranium and Cervical-Thoracic.
Natural health is very important to Kari and her family. She stays abreast of various natural health remedies and trends in traditional medicine. She is also a mother of one who is her pride and joy. In addition, Kari received her triple Bachelor's of Business Administration from Northwood University in Accounting, Banking & Finance, and Management.
A career change occurred for Kari in March of 2009 when she went on maternity leave from her employer and she prayed to God for guidance in pursuing massage therapy. In April 2009 and ever since then her massage practice has been blessed and continues to stay very busy!
Kari puts her trust in God for he knows best.
Karen Schaffer LMT MMP
MI License #7501007283
Karen is a Certified Massage Therapist and received her massage certification in December 2012 from the Flint School of Therapeutic Massage. Karen has been with A Touch of Health Therapies since June of 2017. She enjoys massage therapy and is excited to put her skills to work. Karen became a Licensed Massage Therapist through the State of Michigan in 2014. Karen's specialty is working with the & releasing connective tissues by utilizing what she has learned in Anatomy Trains, Cranial - Sacral, & Myofascial Release. Karen received the Medical Massage Practitioner (MMP) certification in December 2015. In April 2017, she also received a certificate for Massage Cupping Level 1.
Jaime Gronda LMT
MI License #7501009885
We are excited to have back Jaime Gronda. She is a graduated of the Massage Therapy Program at the Naturopathic Institute. She is excited to get back into performing massage and increasing her skill set. This year Jaime will be taking the Medical Massage Practitioner courses through the LMT Success Group.