http://elicense.ohio.gov/OH_VerifyLicenseHow Can Massage Therapy Help Me?
Massage Therapy can be beneficial to almost everyone and is widely sought after for relaxation and also to obtain relief from many specific problems. Please look on the PAIN MANAGEMENT section of our website for more details on specific conditions we provide therapy for.
Massage Therapy can help alleviate the following conditions:
* Stress Relief and Anxiety
* Acute and Chronic pain and inflammation
* Muscle and Joint Stiffness, Arthritis and Tendonitis
* Headaches and Migraines
* Repetitive Stress Injuries
* Neck and Back Pain
* Sports Related - preventative, post injury, performance and pre and post event
* Post Surgical Rehabilitation
What to Expect at Mantra Massage and BodywoRx and How to Save $
Can Anyone Receive Massage Therapy?
No. Some circumstances require a Doctor's release may be necessary (cancer and post surgical cases). Prenatal massages are welcome in all stages of low risk pregnancy.
Some reasons to avoid massage therapy: Active infection, recent surgery, acute injury, renal disease, contagious skin conditions, open cuts and wounds are other reasons why we may not be able to perform massage therapy on our clients. Reiki, Reflexology or other energetic bodywork may be another therapy
We welcome Pregnant clients in their first trimester of a normal and healthy pregnancy.
What is Proper Etiquette?
Please arrive about 10 minutes prior to your massage. If you are new to Mantra please account for the commute as well as filing out a short intake form.
Please note that your appointment time may be shortened if you arrive late.
Please turn off cell phones and relax!
Do I Have to Get Fully Undressed?
No. We ask you to undress to your comfort level. You can keep underwear on if you wish. State Regulation requires proper draping (you will not be exposed) to insure your safety. Being comfortable is key to enjoying your massage. Breast and genital regions will be avoiding during your session.There are therapies performed that are fully clothed- for example- Acupressure, Thai Yoga Massage, Active Isolated Stretching, Reflexology, Chair massage etc. We can accommodate most every situation.
Is Draping Required?
Yes. It is required in the scope of practice in the Ohio Revised Code for Licensed Massage Therapy by The State of Ohio Medical Board.
Do I Have to Lie Face Down?
Not necessarily. We can work with you with pillows and side lying positions. We use bolsters for your comfort and can adjust the length of time you are faced down. Several of our tables can even be tilted if one might have a vertigo type issue. Most of our tables are ADA compliant and the head can be raised and the table itself lowered.If you can not walk up or down stairs, our Mason location would be ideal.
Please call to schedule your appointment if you have a special request.
Are Your Therapists Licensed?
All of our massage therapists are licensed by the State Medical Board of Ohio- feel free to check here https://elicense.ohio.gov/OH_VerifyLicense
Do All of Your Therapists Do the Same Types of Massage?
Our team of Licensed massage Therapists and Bodyworkers (Reiki Masters, Reflexology) are highly trained in many facets of holistic wellness and bodywork. While most people are cross trained- please call or look at our bios to schedule your appointment. We often use a variety of techniques in your massage. We work as a team; so do not be surprised if we recommend one of our colleagues to assist you in achieving your wellness goal.
This Is My first Massage- Is There Anything Important I Should Know?
Communication with your therapist is key. We love Newbies! we are honored you have chosen us for your first professional experience. Please arrive about 15 minutes early and fill out our health questionnaire online. Let your therapist know if you are too hot or cold during your session as we have blankets and heated tables.
Let your therapist know what you are looking for- be it relaxation or pain relief we can help! Your therapist will check in with you if the pressure is too soft or deep. We can adjust accordingly. Let us know if you don't want certain areas of the body worked on.
Feel free to ask questions.You can talk or chose to be silent. It is your massage. Snoozing is a big compliment and is highly encouraged!
Why Should I Drink Water?
Often people present slightly dehydrated and being hydrated can speed up recovery time from bodywork.
Due to the Covid 19 outbreak, we at
Mantra Massage and BodywoRx are taking extra precautions with the intake of each client, health history review, as well as sanitation and disinfecting practices.
By entering the premises:
The client affirms that they, as well as household members have not been diagnosed with Covid 19 in the last 30 days.
The client affirms that they are currently (and have been for the last 14 days) symptom free of:
Loss of taste/loss of smell.
The client understands that Mantra Massage and BodywoRx and its employees can not be held liable for any exposure to the virus of contagion caused by misinformation on this form or the health history provided by each client.
The employees of Mantra Massage and BodywoRx agree to abide by the checklist above and affirm the same.