PRESS Massage Williamsburg

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PRESS full body

Our Signature Massage

Our signature blend of relaxing Swedish & orthopedic deep tissue massage to relieve chronic muscle pain, aid injury recovery & improve postural conditions.

PRESS back, neck & shoulders


Focused attention on the essentials: your back, neck and shoulders, where you need it most! Addresses tension headaches & office or sports injuries.

PRESS pregnancy

Prenatal Massage

Prenatal and post-natal massage to release lower back pain, neck & shoulder tension and help to reduce swelling during pregnancy.

PRESS events

Chair Massage

Bring the PRESS Experience to your local office or event! We take care of all the details, so you can relax into a deep-tissue chair massage at your office!

Meet The Press: Williamsburg

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    “Keep moving!!”

    Languages Spoken: English, Type 1 Diabetes mom

    Ellen originally began her massage therapy career at The Mindful Body in San Francisco in 2007, and—after 5 years of practice in the state of California—she moved to NYC where she completed her Licensed Massage Therapy certification for the State of New York. Ellen is a graduate of the Swedish Institute and a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. She is dynamic and informed by the practice and teachings of Ashtanga Yoga as taught by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, of Mysore, India.

    Ellen is also a formally trained Chef, a Certified Gerson Therapy caregiver, and a seasoned Birthing Doula. Ellen enjoys creating a balanced bodywork session by incorporating Ayurveda, 5 element theory of Chinese medicine, and classical Swedish/Deep Tissue techniques.

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    “Partnering with clients to achieve their health goals.”

    Languages Spoken: English

    Kurt specializes in Swedish and deep tissue massage, incorporating myofascial release, trigger point techniques, and sports massage into his practice. He has trained in Shiatsu massage as well. Kurt has worked in both clinics and spas and enjoys partnering with clients to achieve their personal health goals, whether they are post-injury rehabilitation, personal maintenance, or simply relaxing the body and quieting the mind.

    Kurt is a graduate of the Swedish Institute, and  licensed by New York State and certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB). He is also a member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA).

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    “Relax your mind and your body will follow.”

    Languages Spoken: English

    Jali is a graduate of the Swedish Institute. Jali’s passion is helping his clients improve their overall health through massage. His sessions are client-centered, and he is skilled in a variety of massage techniques including Deep Tissue, Swedish, Sports massage, Myosfascial Massage, Trigger point Therapy, and Shiatsu. He uses the therapeutic and relaxation practices of Western and Eastern massage to help bring healing to his clients on a spiritual, emotional, and physical level.

    Jali has worked on athletes at various sporting events which include Westchester Triathalon and Toughman Half Ironman, offering post-event sport massage to the participants. Jali is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.

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    “Consistency leads to progress.”

    Languages Spoken: English

    Anthony is a graduate of the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage and a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. Tony began his journey with massage therapy to help others and to promote healing (self-healing specifically) through touch. He considers the relationship between therapist and client a real team effort in achieving the client’s health goals. Tony’s work a combination of deep tissue and trigger point therapy with a Swedish, relaxation-type flow. He is a passionate and knowledgeable Licensed Massage Therapist.

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    “We all came to this world to enjoy moments and be happy.”

    Languages Spoken: English, Japanese

    Yasu was born and raised in Japan, and has been living in NYC for over 20 years. After an earthquake shook Japan in 2011, she visited some of the most damaged regions and became inspired to pursue a career in the healing modality of massage. A graduate of the Cortiva Institute and member of the American Massage Therapy Association, Yasu believes in customizing a unique treatment for each client. Her work includes a combination of swedish, deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial, and shiatsu techniques. She is honored to help her clients lead better lives by releasing tension in their bodies and minds.

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    "Life is not a problem to be solved, but an experience to be had."

    Languages Spoken: English

    Bismark is a graduate from Pacific College of Health and Science. His passion in working with the body comes from being a personal trainer for 6 years and his passion lies in bridging the gap between the worlds of fitness and bodywork. He believes that incorporating these practices into one's routine can help people improve their health and is essential to holistic wellbeing. His work is always tailored to the individual client, whether they need specific trigger point therapy or deep tissue massage. He also specializes in Tui Na and sports massage which can help people restore movement and improve performance. His ability to connect with his clients makes the treatment process seamless as the level of comfort between a therapist and client can make for a better outcome. 

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    "Invite somatic mindfulness into your life, transform your reality"

    Languages Spoken: English + Spanish

    Diego is a graduate of The Finger Lakes School of Massage in Westchester, licensed by New York State. Certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) and a proud member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA). As a highly perceptive therapist, Diego defines the effectiveness of his approach around Modern Neuromuscular Technique, also referred to as Myofascial Trigger Points. Gentle palpation and sustained pressure throughout his sessions lead the web of fascia in our bodies to become lengthened and resilient. His keen understanding in tensegrity and myofascial planes generate healthier outcomes particularly for those suffering from chronic conditions. It is with compassion at the heart of every session that Diego finds massage therapy as a medium to become a better person himself. As a final thought, Diego welcomes challenging cases and encourages those who suffer from chronic trauma to never give up on hope.

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    "I believe that massage is not only beneficial in treating physical issues, but is also important to our mental and emotional health."

    Languages Spoken: English

    Patrina grew up in a culture that was heavily influenced by homeopathy. This deepened her interest in holistic and touch therapy. Patrina completed her AOS in Massage Therapy at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in 2018 and is certified in Advanced Massage Therapies with that school as well. She is a military veteran who became more body aware after suffering injuries during her service and is now committed to learning as well as teaching others about the influence of touch in healing. Her drive to constantly learn new things pushes her to find new and better ways to help her clients resolve their complaints of pain and stress.  Patrina hopes to further her studies in massage and body work to better serve her clients. 

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    “If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.” - Jack Kornfield

    Languages Spoken: English

    Brogan is a strong believer in the restorative power of caring, therapeutic touch. He combines Eastern and Western massage techniques for an integrated session which can be tailored to fit the needs of each individual. Since graduating from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in 2017, Brogan has developed the skills to treat a wide variety of musculoskeletal disorders, postural imbalances, and general overuse injuries caused by day to day wear and tear. He enjoys working with clients on preventative holistic care to ensure that we not only treat the issue at hand, but also develop an understanding of how to prevent injury in the future. It is his goal to work together with his clients to help them: manage their pain, reduce the effects of stress, bring awareness to their body, and promote holistic wellness. He very much looks forward to meeting you and getting to work!

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    Ryan LG.

    "Nurturing yourself is not selfish—it’s essential to your survival and your well–being.” -Renee Peterson Trudeau

    Languages Spoken: English

    After a long culinary career nourishing his patrons wellness through food, Ryan sought out another longtime passion and enrolled in the massage program at The Swedish Institute, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2016. Since that time he has been refining his skills as a massage therapist, integrating an array of modalities to customize each and every session to best fit with his client’s needs and goals.

    Ryan believes that the stimulation of the parasympathetic nervous system is vital to the healing process. He integrates that philosophy into every massage session by using smooth, rhythmic relaxation techniques while integrating deep tissue techniques to address areas of specific need.

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    Ryan D.

    “Keeping your body healthy is an expression of gratitude to the whole cosmos- the trees, the clouds, everything.” –Thich Nhat Hanh

    Languages Spoken: English

    Ryan studied at the Finger Lakes School of Massage in Ithaca, NY, and specializes in deep tissue and sports massage. He is also a certified personal trainer, using exercise in combination with massage therapy to promote overall wellness. Feel free to ask him about ways to increase strength or mobility. Ryan lives in Brooklyn with his wife Raela, a Doctor of Chiropractic.

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    “To care for yourself is to care for others.”

    Languages Spoken: English

    Sarah has been a licensed massage therapist since 2015. She combines her anatomical knowledge and technical skill to provide a touch that allows her clients to fully relax and heal. She works slowly and engages with each unique body to assess what it needs, working to alleviate any tension or pain. Her style combines a mixture of Swedish, deep tissue, & trigger point therapy to provide a relaxing & effective massage.
    Sarah is also a Certified Oncology Massage Therapist & is trained to work with clients with cancer at all steps of their journey, prioritizing both physical & mental comfort.

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    Life is easy, it’s people that make it difficult.

    Languages Spoken: English

    Malika Ali is a lover of science and puzzles and the human body, all its whims and quirks, gives her the opportunity to explore her fascination. As a graduate of Pacific College of Health Sciences, she has taken her love of puzzles and science into the world of self-care advocacy, oftentimes speaking at events, UN gatherings and most importantly into treatment rooms. She loves to teach and empower others to take care of themselves AND give the tools to be efficient and effective about it.

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    “Your health is a bank account. The more deposits you make, the richer your health will be.”

    Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Russian

    Yelena holds a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology, and her Master’s Degree in Oriental Medicine in Acupuncture. She is a New York State licensed Massage Therapist who graduated from Pacific College, specializing in deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, and prenatal massage. Yelena has worked with pregnant women at the Lutheran Hospital, focusing on their fitness, wellness and preparing for labor with massage therapy and acupuncture.

    Yelena loves what she does and is passionate about each clients’ health and wellness. Her motto is “Healing the world, One body at a time.”  Yelena also enjoys dancing and performing on a semiprofessional level as a salsa dancer.

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    “Our bodies have a lot to tell us. All we have to do is listen.”

    Languages Spoken: English, Some Spanish

    Jahaira graduated as valedictorian of her class at Rochester’s Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage. She uses a combination of Swedish, Deep Tissue and Trigger Point Therapys. A firm believer that the body responds best to attentive, slow and predictable touch, Jahaira’s massage is focused to the client’s main complaint and relies on their feedback, making the outcome a joint effort. Jahaira has spent years looking for her niche in the healthcare field and has never felt more fulfilled than when she performs massage.

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    "He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior"-Confucius

    Language Spoken: English

    Joseph is a graduate of Pacific College of Health and Science, where he learned a wide range of different Massage Techniques. Joseph has been a martial artist since childhood, in disciplines including Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts. He fuses evidence-based Western modalities and Sports Massage with hand techniques from Eastern traditions such as Tui Na and Shiatsu for an integrated orthopedic experience. "Every body is unique", that's why Joseph makes customized massage protocols for every client to suit their needs.

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    " With genuine love and compassion, another person's appearance or behavior has no effect on your attitude. Real compassion comes from seeing the other's suffering. -The Dalai Lama

    Languages: English + Russian

    Yevgeniy is a graduate from NYCHP-( New York College of Health professions). This college provided excelent training in Western massage techniques  with an extended program deeply focused in Asian body works such as Shiatsu , Tuina and Thai massage. The knowledge and understanding of both Western and Estern techniques and modalities allow Yevgeniy to create an individual therapeutic session for each of our clients in accordance to their complaints and condition. He does this through manipulations of powerfull energy points and meridians incorporated into Swedish massage to enhance the healing effect on the body.
    Yevgeniy specialized in general relaxation-flow Swedish massage,  Deep tissue massage and Miofascial Trigger point therapy.
    His goal is to provide maximum relaxation, physical and emotional balance to his client by the means of the healing touch meditation and love. He is very passionate and dedicated Massage therapist.
    Yevgeniy is licensed in NewYork State and is a member of
    American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA).

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    Language spoken: English and Tagalog

    Carla is a Licensed Massage Therapist in New York, Board certified for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, and a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. She graduated with A.A.S  in Massage Therapy at Queensborough Community College. Carla loves working intuitively and includes various modalities such as Swedish massage, deep tissue, trigger point, MFR and stretching. She also had the pleasure in obtaining prenatal massage certification from Mamassage. Carla was born and raised in the Philippines, to a traditional culture that embraces and believes in the overall health benefits of massage both physically and mentally. 

    She is open, willing and eager to learn and grow in this industry. 

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    Amy Lynn


    "Pause, take a breath, and take some time for yourself."

    Languages Spoken: English

    Amy is a graduate of Pacific College of Health and Science and a member of the AMTA. She uses a blend of Swedish, deep tissue, reflexology, and trigger point work to make sure each session is exactly what the client needs. Amy has great success helping people reduce their anxiety and helping clients create the space to help the body heal itself. She believes that the power of touch and the energy we surround ourselves with are the fundamental keys to a better life. She is also trained and certified in MaMassage prenatal massage and a budding birth doula. The best thing to help yourself is to pause, take a breath, and take some time for yourself.

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    “Just breathe.”

    Languages Spoken: English + Spanish

    Xavier is a graduate of The Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences and a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance. His passion for massage therapy developed from years of practicing yoga where he experienced and discovered the mind-body connection. His sessions combine Swedish and Deep tissue techniques, flowing and addressing specific client needs, whether it’s to reduce pain, increase range of motion, achieve relaxation, or all of the above! Xavier believes that everyone deserves a great massage and trusts the power that massage therapy has to positively affect our minds, bodies, and souls.

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    Jeremy is a New York state licensed massage therapist and a graduate of the Swedish Institute. Incorporating Swedish massage strokes combined with detailed deep tissue work, Jeremy is able to customize his sessions to promote overall wellness, decrease discomfort from aches and pains, support healthy alignment, provide maintenance massage for athletes, and assist rehabilitation following injury. Jeremy was a professional dancer in NYC for over 15 years, studying kinesthetic practices and Qi Gong along the way. His movement experience has provided him with a deeply personal relationship with the human body’s anatomy and energy, which is the essence of his massage practice.

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    “Self care is not selfish. You cannot serve from an empty vessel “ Eleanor Brownn


    - Grace is a strong believer in the power of caring, restorative touch as a fundamental element of personal wellness. As a transplant from the tranquil New Mexico desert, she is aware of the ways in which the fast bustle of NYC living contributes to muscular tension and stress holding patterns in our physical bodies. She graduated with honors from the Swedish Institute of Health Sciences and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. As a therapist, she has a calming touch that she pairs with deeper, therapeutic work that ensures both relaxation and optimal healing in each session. She aims to individualize each massage based on the personal history and goals of the client. Her practice integrates Swedish, deep tissue, and myofascial techniques to ease away stress and offer a moment of peace and rejuvenation for your body and mind. She’s excited and honored to be a part of your wellness journey.

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    “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” - James Baldwin

    Languages Spoken: English + Spanish

    Victor is a New York State licensed massage therapist, an Ashtanga yoga instructor with over 15 years of experience as well as a dedicated instructor/student of Brazilian jiu-jitsu. Victor's practice aims to support the client's health goals and to help one achieve balance in mind and body. Victor is also a vipassana meditation practitioner and hopes to meet the visitors of his practice with a kind, open and caring heart in a space free of judgement and fear. Victor's modalities include myofascial and deep tissue massage, prenatal, Swedish, sports massage, shiatsu & acupressure, tui na, and reflexology. His massage sessions are effective and deeply relaxing, integrating his wealth of knowledge and experience in mind-body approaches to wellness.

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    “Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion.” – Buddha

    Language Spoken: English

    Jessica is a NYC native, plant mom, podcast fanatic, and weight lifter. She is a graduate of the Swedish Institute with experience as a personal trainer and is driven to help clients with their pain management and wellness goals. Her massage is a fusion of techniques including myofascial, cupping, trigger point, neurokinetic therapy and mobilizations, that are adjusted to each individuals needs. She also works with individuals post injury, and uses different forms of breath work to enhance massage goals. She is passionate in providing a space to facilitate healing and bringing an overall balance to the body.

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