Membership Now Available!

Become a MEMBER Annual Amara Membership cost $25 (charged one time annually) Benefits of membership include: $10 discount on every regular appointment (membership discount cannot be combined with Golden Ticket or other special pricing options). This offers you discount package pricing without having to pre-pay for appointments or worry about excessive recurring monthly charges or … Continued

Summer Membership Giveaway!

It’s been one year since we launched our Annual Amara Massage Membership and we want to celebrate by offering all of our loyal guests an opportunity to become a member for FREE! Between June 18-July 14th, 2018 we will be giving away (YES! GIVING AWAY!!!) one free membership every week in celebration! Want to be … Continued

Thai Herbal Poultice Massage Tuesdays ALL SUMMER LONG!!!

  Have you experienced a Thai Massage before? If not, you’re in for a treat! This gentle massage style incorporates light movement, stretching and massage therapy to create a truly unique experience. Normally a $10 enhancement, the addition of steamed herbal poultices will enhance your massage, leaving you feeling relaxed, open and ready to move … Continued

Your Body is (probably) Not as Broken as You Think, pt 2

6 min read In my last blog post, I touched on some of the complicated misconceptions about how pain is dealt with in manual therapy professions, as well as the complexities of the pain experience within the structure of the biopsychosocial model of understanding. The biggest thing that I have observed is that as a … Continued

Amara is Awesome!

1 Minute Read I have some good news and some bad news….. lets start with the bad first, shall we? The bad news is I am moving! NOOOOOO! Right? I am moving to San Antonio, Texas In July. My last day will be Wednesday, June 20th. So come on down to Amara and get your … Continued

Take A Few Moments For Yourself

I feel like these days (especially with the new year) we tend to start putting more pressure on ourselves to be the “best self” we can be. If this is the case for you, trust me, I’m in the same boat as you are. If it so happens to be trying to get more fit/healthy, … Continued

Updated Disclosures and Informed Consent

We have recently updated our disclosures and informed consent forms to further clarify our business policies and practices. Please read all updates below. If you have not done so, we ask you to please update your health history/informed consent HERE BUSINESS POLICIES/INFORMED CONSENT- PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!  Therapist Training & Experience / Limitations of Massage Therapy All … Continued

Homework Post Massage? Why Less is WAY More.

4  minute read Should I stretch after a massage? What exercises should I do? What can I do to get rid of this pain? What postural changes should I make? I get some version of these questions a lot, which is great! It means you are trying to be a more proactive client, advocating control … Continued

Golden Ticket Mega Gift Basket Giveaway!!!

 Any guest scheduled for a Golden Ticket Massage between 12/4-12/23/17 will be entered to win a mega holiday gift basket worth over $300! The Gift Basket includes all of the following: 3 pack of Golden Ticket vouchers!!! ($180 Value) Salus Bath and Shower Bombs x 3 Native Gypsy herbal salve and tincture Frankie & Myrrh … Continued