Returning Balance Therapies Staff
Our Returning Balancing Therapies staff are certified therapists in colon hydrotherapy and/or massage therapy. They have advanced training and many hours of experience in their chosen fields. They look forward to working with you on your journey to better health.
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Christa’s background in the restorative arts began by wanting to understand and improve her own health challenges through therapeutic massage. She moved to the beautiful mountain valley of Glenwood Springs in 2001 from Arizona. Christa is the owner of Returning Balance Therapies, LLC.
Christa also has experience assisting many physicians in several alternative fields of medicine. She believes the client and therapist work best as a team, and that her responsibility is to provide her clients and students with the best techniques and tools for an optimal lifestyle.
She takes great pride in her professional accreditations and has grown through the years with these certified programs:
-AAS Degree in 2000 with over 1500 hours of massage training at Rainstar University in Scottsdale, Arizona
-Certified I-ACT Member
-Certification in Colon Hydrotherapy at C.S. International School of Colon Hydrotherapy in Florida
-The BARS- Access Consciousness
-SMRT Massage- Spontaneous Muscle Release Technique
-Certified Instructor in Vinni Yoga through Glenwood Springs Yoga
-Certified I-ACT Member
Certified Colon Hydrotherapist
Certified I-ACT Member
Todd has been a part of the Roaring Fork Valley since 2001. His interest in natural and alternative healing methods led him to the International School of Colon Hydrotherapy. Through his training, he learned the importance of proper digestive health, body cleansing, and detoxification. He learned the correct operation of the closed system for colon hydrotherapy, and is a Certified I-ACT member. For years, Todd has been on a personal journey toward living a balanced and healthy lifestyle. It is his joy and personal goal to guide and assist you on your path. Todd looks forward to working with you, creating optimal health.
Certification Crestone Healing Arts Center
Meredith is a certified and licensed massage therapist. She has been practicing massage therapy since 2005. Meredith integrates a combination of modalities including Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, SMRT- Spontaneous Muscle Release Technique, and she utilizes components of the Anat Baniel Method. Many of her clients come to see her after surgery, as she specializes in shoulder and rotator cuff rehabilitation. Other modalities used by Meredith include Sports Massage, Reflexology, Prenatal, Acu-pressure (Shiatsu/Jin Shin Do), Hydrotherapy, Aromatherapy, and Reiki. Meredith holds certificates in Nuerac Redord- Neuromuscular Re-education, Joint Capsule Release, Releasing Rotator Cuff, SMRT- Shoulder Specific, Reiki 1, & Reiki 2. Meredith listens to the needs of her clients and adjusts their treatments accordingly. She believes that the body wants to heal, and that sometimes it just needs some extra attention and care. Whether you are looking for a nice relaxing massage or need some specific work done, Meredith can assist on your path of self care.
Licensed Massage Therapist
Deborah is a Neuromuscular and Medical Massage Therapist specializing in NMT work, Reflexology, Myofacial Release, and Prenatal and Postpartum bodywork. She is a Certified Pediatric Massage Specialist, and is also a DONA trained doula. Deborah has worked extensively as an Integrated Therapist at Valley View Hospital and the Calaway-Young Cancer Center, providing restorative work on patients during all stages of illness and healing. Deborah trained at the Massage Therapy Institute in Davis, California after receiving her B.S. in Wildlife Biology at CSU (Fort Collins). She has lived in the Roaring Fork Valley since 2004, spending most of her time with her family, enjoying the outdoors and everything Colorado has to offer.
Returning Balance Therapies Glenwood Springs Location
Our location is on 20th Street in Glenwood Springs, near Taco Bell and Safeway. We are located on the second floor of the two-story yellow building at 410 20th Street, in between Grand Avenue and Blake Street. There is parking available on 20th Street, and also in the parking lot beneath our building. There is an elevator in the building which can be accessed from the building’s parking lot.