KAMALA OLIVER

I Am Kamala, Kamala I Am!

Fisk University, Swedish Institute, College of Health Sciences, Baltimore School of Massage,  Arvigo Institute, LLC, CMT, NCBTMB, AMTA, ATMAT Certified Practitioner and Self-Care Teacher, Professional Herbalist, Doula (ICTC), Master Gardener, Mother

I have been a Massage Therapist since 1995.  I specialize in medical massage, addressing individuals with fertility, reproductive, and other abdominal issues.  I also specialize in lower back/pelvis issues and pain associated with pregnancy and delivery and other traumas to this area.  I am an Herbalist, skilled in the application of herbal medicine and nutrition.

I am passionate about educating my clients so they are empowered to make the best choices for themselves.  By utilizing the teachings of ATMAT, my intention is to help clear the path to self-awareness through self-care and to help lay a strong foundation for generations to come.  I look forward to working with you!

Email: kamala@kamalashands.com

Phone: (202) 607-8450

INTEGRATIVE SERVICES/MODALITIES

The Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy® (ATMAT)

The Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy® are founded on an ancient Maya technique of ABDOMINAL MASSAGE. This technique is performed externally by gently guiding and supporting organs back into their optimal position, allowing for improved . . . Read more . . .

ATMAT From Preconception to Postpartum

Prenatal, or pregnancy, massage uses gentle techniques to help alleviate some of the ailments associated with pregnancy, including lower back pain, neck and shoulder pain, fatigue, joint tenderness, and stretch marks . . . Read more . . .

Doula Services

Through communication, both verbal and nonverbal the birth Doula can help determine what is needed. Emotional support and recommendations for body positions for comfort and to facilitate labor progression undoubtedly involves massage techniques to further . . . Read more . . .

Herbal Therapy

The integration of plant medicine with therapeutic massage and diet changes gives the body the best chance to become more healthy and balanced.  Herbal and dietary . . . Read more . . .

Medical Deep Tissue Massage

The application of deep tissue massage is appropriate for clients who have issues that involve pain and recovery from injury. With a background in pathology, anatomy, and physiology the therapist treats clients with specific to their malady. This technique is helpful for breaking up adhesions and scar tissue, chronic pain, muscles that have become tight and congested, and reduces inflammation-related pain caused by arthritis and tendinitis.