Tera Johnson-Swartz a licensed and insured massage therapist who specializes in prenatal, geriatric and general therapeutic massage.  Studying under some of the top healthcare practitioners in the country, Tera has developed techniques specifically beneficial for pain relief, discomfort and overall wellbeing.


Beyond massage, Tera is an independent childbirth and lactation educator. She has apprenticed and studied with professionals in childbirth education, obstetrics/gynecology, lactation support, midwifery and many more. She is also a certified health educator and avid fitness instructor.  She lives in Steamboat Springs, Colorado with her husband, Michael and their children, Livingston and Bess.

“...and then the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

- Anais Nin





Childbirth Educator

Certifications:

Independent Childbirth Education


Specialities:

Combination of popular childbirth techniques and information gathered from Birthing From Within, Bradley Method, Traditional Lamaze and much more




Lactation Educator

Certifications:

Accredited La Leche League Leader


Specialities:

Private and Group Lactation Education and support




Massage

Certifications:

National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB)

National Holistic Institute

Practitioner Certification in Bodywork for the Childbearing Year

Practitioner Certification in Compassionate Touch

Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals


Specialities:

Pregnancy Massage, Geriatric Massage, Therapeutic Massage




Fitness

Certifications:

American Red Cross Certification in Infant, Child & Adult CPR/AED and First Aid

Aerobic Fitness Association of America (AFAA) Certification in Group Fitness, Mat Pilates & Yoga

Madd Dog Athletics Certified Spinning


Specialties:

Spinning, Mat Pilates, Yoga



 

About Tera Johnson-Swartz, LMT