LMT, BCTMB, CPMT Owner
Tami L. Stone, LMT, BCTMB, CPMT is a Texas State Licensed and Board-Certified Massage Therapist with over 16 years of experience. She is a Reiki Master and has specialized training and/or certifications in Sports Massage, Pediatric Massage, Cancer, Hospice, Geriatric Massage, and Ashiatsu (Barefoot) Massage. She is an active Professional Member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP).
The many modalities that Tami uses in her practice include Therapeutic Massage, Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Trigger Point Massage, Medical Massage, Pre-Natal Massage, Swedish Massage, and Myo-Facia Release. When meeting with first time clients, she spends the time to take a complete history and determines the best course of therapies to achieve the client's goal.
Tami's passion for wellness extends throughout a broad spectrum of clientele, all of whom share the need for either physical or emotional pain reduction and body maintenance. Through extensive training and years of experience, Tami has developed her gift for compassionate touch. When her clients enter the SMW studio, they step into a space of harmony and calmness where their Body, Mind, and Spirit can reconnect.
Tami's enjoys working with clients needing relief from acute pain caused by injury or medical condition; people who feel the weight and physical effects of stress; pain and discomfort from physical activity; athletes; and, expectant mothers.
Tami, is a practicing Roman Catholic, is married with two children, two step-children, two grand-children, four dogs, two cats, and, Chance a 5-year-old Gelding with whom she is training to compete in Western Reigning. She lives and loves in McKinney, Texas.
Tami received her original Massage Therapy training at Massage Academy of the Poconos, a fully Accredited Massage Therapy and Bodywork School, located in Stroudsburg, PA. She has studied under Tina Allen: LMT, CPMMT, CPMT, CIMT; Sheryl Chapman: RN, HNC, NCTMB; Derek Oliver: LMT, NMT (a Paul St. John Instructor); Vicki Hicks: LMT, NCTM. She has also had the opportunity to study Myoskeletal Alignment under Erick Dalton: PhD. She received her additional training at schools in Parsippany, NJ; Austin, TX; Dallas, TX; and Kansas City, KS.