Deborah Blais, LMT, owner, is a 2002 graduate of North Eastern Institute of Whole Health School of Massage Therapy in Manchester, NH passing her classes, National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and NH Licensing Exam with high marks.With over 1,000 scholastic hours and counting, Deborah has taken classes such as Trigger Point Therapy, Low Back Pain, Neck Pain and Headaches, Ethics, Fibromyalgia, Hot Stone massage, Raindrop technique and several more over the past 20 years. Currently, Deborah is studying to become a Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner through an intense program at Concord Hospital. She is very committed to her clients well being and educates them on self care techniques including stretching, self massage, correct posture and ice and heat applications.
Deborah is active in her community and enjoys traveling, photography, swimming and kayaking. Deborah is also Co-Founder of Mindfull Goddess Retreats.
Christine Haradon, LMT, RYT is a 1996 graduate of the North Eastern Institute of Whole Health in Manchester, NH. Christine practiced massage for a number of years privately in her office in Concord, in Chiropractor's offices, and also did massage therapy remote in client's homes. After taking time off from practicing to raise two boys, Christine is excited to be returning to the field of Massage Therapy. Christine enjoys helping people who are experiencing pain, high-stress levels, and people who just need an outlet for relaxation. Christine is also a registered Yoga instructor and incorporates what she has learned in Yoga to bring recommendations to her clients for at-home stretching and relaxation techniques.
Christine's others interests include hiking, yoga, spending time at the ocean, and time with her family. Christine is also a Hockey fan and rarely if ever misses a Bruins game. Christine is excited to bring her experience and love for health and wellness to Sage.
Sarah Szymkowski, LMT is a 2019 graduate of North Eastern Institute of Whole Health with a focus on rehab and recovery. A lifelong athlete herself, she knows how frustrating it can be when injuries and discomfort put a damper on doing the things you love. Her goal is to help support your hard working muscles and nervous system through a variety of soft tissue techniques. Sarah has taken additional certifications in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization, silicone cupping, and Kinesio taping so that she can offer a variety of options to find the right fit for each individual she works with. Sarah's passion outside of work is Crossfit and occasionally you'll find her out dabbling in trail running as well. In order to better understand the moving human body, she is additionally certified as a personal trainer and strength & conditioning coach through the National Council on Strength and Fitness. She is excited to bring her unique style to Sage Wellness and Massage and can't wait to work with you whether it's dealing with chronic aches, recovery from overuse, or just much needed self care. Sarah is currently available at Sage on Wednesdays.