Yumi Ogawa was born and raised in Kagoshima, Japan, and moved to the United States where she graduated from the Utah College of Massage Therapy in 2003. She is licensed and certified massage therapist providing therapeutic bodywork since 2003.
She has worked for Crystal Cruise Spa where she traveled to countries all over the world. She was then employed in Waikiki, Hawaii where she further honed her skills as a massage therapist. She hold a position at the world famous Golden Door Spa in Escondido, California.
She has specialized in shiatsu massage, as well as massage for relaxation, well-being and stress relief. She is intuitively blending the techniques of Swedish massage, Deep Tissue, Acupressure, Trigger Point Therapy and Thai massage, emphasizing integrated awareness of the body and mind.
Massage Training & Certification
- Licensed Massage Therapist; State of California #19692, 2011
- Licensed Massage Therapist; State of Hawaii #MAT-8160, 2004
- Attended the Steiner Academy in England (for Crystal Cruise Line), 2003
- Certified at the Utah College of Massage Therapy (UCMT), 2003
- Member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) #1258642