Vanessa is a licensed Massage Therapist who is dedicated to promoting a proactive and preventative approach to health and wellness. Her initial training in Massage Therapy began in India, where she studied the ancient healing rituals within the Ayurvedic tradition. She then went on to get her Massage Certification from The San Francisco School of Massage and Bodywork. Vanessa’s passion and knowledge of anatomy, functional movement, and also her practice as a yogi/certified yoga teacher and athlete complements her massage practice.Vanessa seeks to create partnerships with her clients to empower them to make healthy choices, to grow stronger, to heal, and live happier lives! Each session with Vanessa begins with an initial full body assessment and check in- understanding and listening to her clients compassionately, allowing the needs of the individual to be met. A Massage Session by Vanessa is Therapeutic Bodywork, and incorporates a combination of Deep Tissue, Injury Rehabilitation and Trigger Point. Her clients appreciate her ability to customize practical self-care exercises that they can learn and take home. Vanessa Escovar is grateful for the opportunity to work with you.