EarthTouch’s healing philosophy centers around an east meets west, more holistic approach to wellbeing, through a fusion of advanced massage techniques from around the world.
EarthTouch is collective team of Independent Contractors who are well practiced in a number of modalities and therapeutic massage methods. You can view a list of the modalities that we specialize in with more detailed descriptions of each. To be certain you are paired with a therapist trained in the modality you desire, please read through the list of Biographies.
A laid back, holistic demeanor, matched with exemplary professionalism makes the experience with EarthTouch truly amazing. The results are fantastic
Hannah Reed, LMT #11788 Owner/LMT
Hannah Reed, the owner of EarthTouch, is certified in Therapeutic Massage graduating from the Advanced Massage Program of Bend Oregon. Specializing in neuromuscular therapy working with acute and chronic pain patterns especially involving nerve intervention. Her work is deep and focuses on complex dysfunctions of the connective tissue or deep muscle layers of our anatomy. She utilizes Thai massage, Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage, and a blend of other modalities to achieve freedom of pain and nerve impingement. Hannah has 17 years of practice and she focuses her mastered art of the trade and as a mentor for the ETM team and no longer accepts clients.
Marissa Bauer, LMT #15075Bend
Marissa M. Bracamonte has been practicing therapeutic bodywork and massage since 2006. She has studied extensively at the University of Oregon, Breema Center, and Boulder College of Massage Therapy. Along with her massage licence she is also a Breema bodywork practitioner and an Ashtanga yoga teacher.
Marissa attended and graduated from Boulder College of Massage Therapy as a certified massage therapist in 2008. While at BCMT, her education focused on, but was not limited to, orthopedic, sports, and prenatal massage, incorporating aspects of Swedish massage, shiatsu, and neuromuscular therapies including myofascial release, trigger point therapy and soft tissue manipulation. She completed internships at the University of Colorado working with Division I athletes and an orthopedic rehabilitation center.
As a Bodyworker, her intention is to foster and facilitate the innate healing abilities in others and promote health and wellness in their lives. By integrating trigger point therapy, cupping, myofascial release, and soft tissue manipulation, she works to restore function, manage pain, and reduce stress, inflammation, and tension in the body.
Marissa adapts each session to the client’s specific needs and preferences. Offering a restorative, deeply relaxing, therapeutic massage.
LaRissa Hanson, LMT #23357 Sunriver
LaRissa specializes in focused deep tissue and total body relaxation Swedish massage. Her approach is intuitive and therapeutic.
She comes from a family of body workers and has always believed in the healing benefits of massage not only from chronic pain but for emotional mental well being. Her goal is to bring loving awareness to your body and mind through therapeutic touch.
Mercedes Taylor, LMT #18341 Sunriver
Mercedes has been practicing massage and bodywork since 2011, where she graduated from Everest Institute in Portland, Oregon. She enjoys learning new and old techniques to meet her clients diverse range of needs. She is highly experienced in deep tissue and sports therapy, helping clients to relieve injuries and chronic/acute pain. Mercedes also has advanced training in trigger point therapy, myofascial release, cupping and aromatherapy. She loves massage and utilizes her education and personal nature to promote healing and educate clients on overall health and well being. She is devoted to providing a mindful and individualized experience to each client.
Natasha Del Fiorentino, LMT #20032 Bend
Natasha first developed a passion for massage while still in high school. She struggled through her own ailments as an athelete and while competing in showjumping. Following the birth of her first son she began a journey that led her back to school where she ultimately decided on a career in massage and herbology.
She attended Central Oregon Community College for massage training and graduated in 2013 as well as made the dean’s list in 2012. She has been working in the industry ever since and has had a variety of work environments to build skills in many areas of massage. She is adept at sports style massage, postural and overuse related injuries and dysfunctions, as well as a gentle energy for relaxation massage. She is often known for her ability to sustain deep focused pressure to very specific areas. She specializes in the treatment of neck and shoulder tension patterns and has a good understanding of lower back and hip dysfunctions as well. She uses a variety of styles including, Swedish, Ashiatsu barefoot massage, table Thai massage, cupping/gua sha, neuromuscular and myofascial release. She emphasizes working with a clients body and nervous system to bring about beneficial change.
Natasha is an Oregon native with a love for everything natural. She enjoys a wide variety of arts and crafts. Her most prominent hobby is studying various aspects of homesteading, she has a small piece of land where she enjoys gardening, raising animals and homeschooling her two young boys.
Megan Romero, LMT #14619 Bend
Megan obtained her massage license at Central Oregon’s premier massage therapy school Sage School of Massage in 2008. She carries advanced skills in Myofascial release, Aromatherapy, Ashiatsu barefoot massage, and has dedicated her practice to healing chronic and acute pain. Her work is deep, intentional, and very relaxing.
Megan Brians, LMT #24955 Bend
Megan Brians is massage therapist who aims for her clients to feel more relaxed and at ease in their bodies after their sessions. Specializing in prenatal massage and energy work, Megan’s touch ranges from firm to light, depending on the needs of the client. She incorporates her extensive knowledge of anatomy, alignment and movement in her sessions. It is important to her that clients leave a session not only feeling better, but informed in how they can continue to take care of themselves.
I scheduled a Sunday morning massage, mostly for relaxation, and Natasha did a wonderful job of asking questions, focusing on areas of concern, applying the right pressure, and even finding knots I didn’t know I had.
I’ve felt sore and almost sickly after some massages I’ve had in the past, but I felt fantastic after this massage and throughout the day.
I need massages more often!
Dania Vandermeer, LMT #19315Bend
Dania delivers almost 10 years experience in deep tissue massage. Dania has had great success in alleviating migraines, low back pain, frozen shoulder, scar tissue mobilization and a variety of other chronic or acute injuries.
Dania also specializes in working with Whiplash Injuries, Fibromyalgia, Parkinson’s Disease, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Bell’s Palsy and Hip/Knee Replacement. She also provides treatment to active individuals who are runners, weightlifters, and overall fitness enthusiasts. Dania is orthopedically trained in massage for low back and shoulder injuries as well.
Dania strives to provide a therapeutic treatment plan to allow clients to continue living life pain free. Whether sitting at a desk or working a manual labor job, there is a modality that will suit unique needs. Creating the mind body connection is key in a holistic approach to wellness.
Jami Jckowski, LMT #19600 Sunriver
Jami is a Central Oregon Native for over 30yrs. After finding her purpose in this world from Sage School of Massage in Bend, OR in 2012 Jami has spent the last 9 years honing her skills in relaxation, deep tissue and therapeutic work. Her approach is mind over matter. Encouraging clients to look within, look at past injuries, where they hold stress, their lifestyle. With a variety of techniques, such as cupping, hot sticks & stones, aromatherapy, she can assist and educate to get to the root of ailment or simply unlock the way to relaxation.
Forever a curious student Jami is always asking, wondering, reading, listening to new ideas about the world even beyond her Massage career. After recently getting her Esthetics degree from Sage School of Massage & Esthetics, she spends her free time with her Husband and furry monsters tending to and growing their home. Keen to self care she energizes within the trees and mountains, along with practicing yoga and receiving reiki.
Best place to get a therapeutic massage. These ladies are educated in different techniques and always meet me where I’m at.
Carlee DeMore, LMT #25954Sunriver
Carlee graduated from Aveda Institute in Cleveland, Ohio where she learned the art of Cosmetology and Esthetics. In 2008 she started her career working at a spa in her hometown. Upon returning to the west coast Carlee’s devotion to massage therapy led to her graduation from Sage School of Massage Therapy in Bend, Oregon. Through her love with dance she was drawn to kinesiology, anatomy, and massage therapy. Carlee’s goal is to help address chronic/acute pain with a relaxing-therapeutic approach by her expertise in anatomy and bodywork . She devotes her practice by integrating techniques derived from Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, Myofascial release and remedial massage. Her additional training includes sports massage, prenatal massage, and Barefoot Ashiatsu Massage, and hot stone massage. Carlee believes that massage therapy contributes to a person’s overall well being of the body, mind, and spirit. By adjusting each massage to the individual client, she will provide a very specific massage for your needs.
Kristen Lee, LMT #25203 Bend
Kristen has been an LMT since 2011, when she completed the Certified Massage Therapist Program at the Massage Therapy Institute of Colorado. The school had an emphasis on medical/therapeutic massage, specifically (but not limited to) Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue, and Swedish massage.
Shortly after massage school, Kristen moved to Hawaii. During her years of residing there, she learned the art of Lomilomi and also studied other various realms of healing. She has worked extensively with chronic pain management, injury rehabilitation, and athletes. Over the years she has been influenced by a variety of manual and energetic therapeutic practices. A few of her favorites to incorporate in her sessions are Swedish, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Acupressure, Thai Massage, Reiki, and Lomilomi.
Kristen’s work is highly effective and she brings compassion, intuition, and presence to all of her sessions. Her intention is to provide therapeutic relief from pain and stress while facilitating self-healing and deep relaxation.
Johanna Harman, LMT # 25454 Bend
Johanna has spent most of her massage career in California where she obtained her Massage Certificate from Alive and Well School of Conscious Bodywork in San Anselmo, California in 1996 and acquired CAMTC re-certification in 2019.
In 2020 she became an Oregon Licensed Massage Therapist and joined the Bend community in passion for a natural lifestyle.
Johanna has spent her life studying modern dance, meditation, yoga, and has a degree in fine art painting centered around the human figure, which all has naturally led to healing work focused on the body. Her work is deeply connected, intuitive, and rhythmic in nature. Johanna believes in the human form as artistic expression and a vessel for health.
EarthTouch was receptive to my needs, listened closely, communicated with me throughout my massage, and answered all of my questions.
The atmosphere is very pleasant, relaxing, and can be catered to anyones liking.