our massage practitioners

 

ivone

Ivone

As a member of our Red Bank Acupuncture & Wellness Center massage staff for almost 20 years, Ivone Maria Ventura, LMT provides an incredibly deep healing and therapeutic massage experience. Her first focus is always on the most comfortable release of tension and pain tailored specifically for the individual needs of her clients. RBAC clients absolutely adore her work, especially for the added nurturing and special support she shares with each and every one of her clients.

Ivone is a 1999 graduate from the Center for Therapeutic Massage. Her training includes Swedish, deep tissue, and pre-natal massage. Dedicated to her work, she has completed many continuing education workshops which include courses in medical massage, geriatric techniques, and various stretch modalities.

Ivone is a graduate from Middlesex County College & attended Montclair University as an Education major. She is now applying this degree as she is offering educational workshops to our RBAC clients. Thus far, these include “Partner Massage” and “Hand & Foot Massage Techniques” – with more exciting and wonderful educational experiences to come!

 


 

adrienne

Adrienne

We are so very fortunate to have Adrienne on our staff. She has been offering therapeutic massage since 1993. She is a graduate from The Swedish Institute College of Health and Science in New York City and holds licenses in both New York and New Jersey. Adrienne offers a comprehensive Swedish massage combined with deep tissue and myofascial release. She is also highly trained in pre-natal massage and cupping. Adrienne attended Rutgers University and is a graduate from Monmouth University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication.  She is a mother of four and is totally involved with their growth and development of life skills. And she loves to read, is an avid runner and spends time working out at the gym.

 


 

pat

patricia

We are absolutely honored and thrilled to have Pat join our massage staff at Red Bank Acupuncture. She comes to us after 25 years of experience providing therapeutic massage to happy recipients. Her specialties include deep tissue massage, neuromuscular massage, lymphatic drainage, and myofascial release - combined together with the flowing and healing therapeutic touch of Swedish massage. Pat also does hot stone massage, in particular a special form known as La Stone. She is highly trained in Shiatsu massage as well. Pat enjoys her spare moments spending time with her family, especially her grandson. She loves to swim and reads voraciously. She is without a doubt a people person who passionately sees her path in life as a care-giver.

 


 

jessica

Jessica

Jessica is the most recent body worker to join our Red Bank Acupuncture massage team. She comes with years of experience providing expert therapeutic massage to her clients. She is dedicated to her work and has keen sensitivity to providing exactly what a person needs. Her enthusiasm, passion and love for her profession is quite palpable. Jessica is always eager to learn and has great ambition to continually grow as a massage therapist and to provide the best care to each person she touches. She is also an amazing artist specializing in charcoal and acrylic pieces of nature in addition to abstract work. Jessica loves animals, being in nature and particularly receives joy from flowers. Her specialties include neuromuscular massage, trigger point therapy and deep tissue massage. Jessica’s massage skill speaks for itself as you will come away feeling free of discomfort, tranquil and totally revitalized.