Rising Sun Healing Arts

Stress is a major cause of pain and disease. To recover from stress and to feel fully alive means making a commitment to caring for all aspects of ourselves. The various forms of alternative health care offer natural ways of returning to a sense of wholeness, vitality that can permeate all aspects of being.

Vitality, Health, Youth

Reflexology

Reflexology is based on a theory similar to that of the hologram which says that each part (of anything) contains the whole. In the case of reflexology, the feet, hands and ears each represent the entire body and by working on specific areas or points, one can affect related areas of the body. Learn more…

Yoga Classes

Yoga gives the body its own voice through movement. Each Asana (pose) is like a hieroglyph representing and bringing to consciousness worlds of feeling and experience. I have practiced, taught and studied Yoga for more than 35 years, and yet, I am still delighted and amazed by the inner wisdom it continues to reveal. Learn more…

Trigger Point Work

NMT works with trigger points which are a certain kind of muscle contraction that refers pain to other areas of the body and therefore cause symptoms which are often misdiagnosed or go undiagnosed. Learn more…

Myofacial Massage

Fascia, a specific type of connective tissue, is a continuous sheath which provides structural support for the skeleton and soft tissues (muscles, tendons, etc.). It can be negatively affected by gravity, injury, illness, emotional trauma or other stressors. Each of these factors can cause distortions in the connective tissue network. Learn more…

Polarity Therapy

It is a wide ranging therapy that incorporates various Eastern and Western approaches and is based on the idea that energy moves in waves of expansion and contraction in interrelated and harmonic patterns caused by the play of the opposite forces of negative and positive poles in the body. Learn more…

Shiatsu & Thai Massage

These Healing Arts are all based on principles similar to Acupuncture which works with an underlying electromagnetic field of the body. Each of these massages concentrates on unblocking the flow of life energy and restoring balance to the meridians, organs, and emotional state in order to promote self-healing. Learn more…

Nature Heals

As we begin to understand not only the language of Nature but also the intelligence of her interrelated systems, we can work cooperatively with her to restore our Earth Heritage/Human Heritage of health, harmony, abundance and well-being. What are the opportunities in your area for positive action? Learn more…

Prepare for Your Appt.

The benefits of bodywork are cumulative and are an excellent means of health enhancement/ disease prevention. If you elect a course of regular treatment, we will assess your needs and how I can best support those needs. Periodically we will do a reassessment.  Learn more…

I am so glad to have found Carol Iverson—she is 'hands-down' the best masseuse I have ever been to. I have been seeing her every other week for several years now and would probably be in a wheelchair without her talented hands fixing my back and neck problems.