Rapture Massage Tacoma.
Changing your life for the better, one touch at a time.
April 3, 2020
MASKING UPDATE: Starting April 3, 2023, we no longer require clients to wear masks but our therapists will continue to do so. We will still require proof of COVID-19 vaccination. If you lost your vaccination card, you can access your vaccination records at https://wa.myir.net/
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!
Our sole mission is to improve your life with one healing touch at a time. Whether you're experiencing pain, recovery from injury or surgery, anxiety...or you just want to feel amazing, we're here to help. Our extra amenities like hot towels, aromatherapy add another dimension to the experience.
Let us show you the joy, or RAPTURE, of reclaiming your wellbeing and sense of self.
MEET OUR STAFF
ROSIE LANGLOIS, LMT
Rosie graduated from Ashmead School of Massage in 2006 and has 16 years of massage experience, mostly in clinical treatment settings. She loves deep tissue work and has an affinity for neck and shoulder work because of an old injury from childhood. This injury has led to a lifetime of managing her own body everyday to keep it functional! Rosie massages with sympathy, compassion, and intuition. She is currently studying Reiki and has been attuned to Level 1.
Rosie is also a mother to four wonderful kids ranging in age from 21 to 5 years. In her free time she enjoys traveling to the coast with family. She enjoys reading, music, and movies.
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June is a lifelong Tacoma resident and a 2019 graduate of Clover Park Technical College's massage program. They were inspired to become a massage therapist out of a desire to help others, and their approach centers collaboration, communication, and belonging. They see massage as a transformative healthcare practice, and believe all people should feel safe experiencing its benefits regardless of age, ability, gender, size, culture, or class. After noticing improved mind-body connections through receiving bodywork, they find it truly rewarding to provide bodywork for others.
June loves getting to know clients and tailoring their treatments to meet each person's specific needs and goals. They blend relaxation and deep tissue techniques to build sessions that flow between soothing and therapeutic. In addition to Swedish Massage, they are trained in cupping, trigger point therapy, and myofascial release.
When they're not massaging, June enjoys playing guitar, songwriting, furniture upholstery, leatherwork, and video games. They spend most of their free time hanging out at home with their spouse, dog, and cats.
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KAREN OYAMA, LMT
A strong, yet intuitive massage therapist, Karen is a graduate of Discovery Point School of Massage in Seattle. Her style is a potent combination of deep body work, Sports massage, and firm Swedish techniques. She is a native of the Pacific
Northwest and is married with two children. In her free time, Karen loves to run, bike, swim and
hike. She also spends a lot of time at her son’s soccer games and tennis matches.
Prior to becoming a massage therapist, Karen used her degree in Food Science to work as a microbiologist and then in research and development for a food manufacturing company.
After staying at home for a few years to raise her kids, Karen began searching for a new career – something where she felt she could make a positive impact in people’s lives, something that would be rewarding for her and others. Having always been a proponent of natural medicine and having a deep fascination of how the body moves, she went back to school to become a massage therapist.
Karen believes that massage is a collaborative process between the client and therapist. Her quality education, ongoing continuing education, as well as her work at a medical massage clinic, have given her the knowledge to work with her clients to meet their therapeutic goals, be that treatment or relaxation. She is known to put her clients at ease and adapt her style to their needs. Nothing is more rewarding to her than a satisfied client!
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Carol Bui, LMT and Owner
Carol has been practicing as a massage therapist since 2013 when from the Alexandar School of Natural Therapeutics. She is well versed in Swedish, Triggerpoint and Myofascial Release techniques for injury treatment, but she firmly believes that a session can be relaxing as well as therapeutic. As a therapist she is versatile and sensitive to individual needs, whether it is deep relaxation, treatment for various conditions or somewhere in between. She finds immense joy in being part of a clients' healing and life enrichment process.
Carol specializes in firm yet soothing Swedish techniques in addition to detailed neck, face, and jaw work. She has her endorsement for Intra-Oral massage.
When not in the office, Carol loves to spend time with her spouse and two young daughters.
Carol firmly believes in the healing power of touch and movement.
JO ANDERSON, LMT
Jo Anderson is deeply passionate about human bodies and our many wacky experiences with them. They are formally trained in Swedish Deep Tissue massage techniques, Relaxation massage, Myofascial Release, Triggerpoint, Acupressure, Aromatherapy, Pre-natal and Ashiatsu massage. Jo completed their education through Alexandar School of Natural Therapeutics and Massage in 2017 and received additional certification for Ashiatsu through Deep Feet Bar Therapy. Clients have described their style as nurturing, trance inducing, renewing and relieving.
In a typical session with Jo you can expect to receive deep tissue work, trigger-point, relaxation techniques and energy work. They take great pride in creating unique treatment plans for all types of bodies and people including manual laborers, office workers, parents of all kinds, and folks seeking to improve their mental health, manage chronic pain and find an overall respite from the demands of daily life. Jo believes massage can benefit anyone and serves as an excellent tool to aid in injury recovery, reset a prolonged sympathetic nervous system response and in every session they seek to foster an individualized experience for restorative healing.
Outside of work Jo enjoys exploring the community with their faithful dog Sandy, crafting with recycled materials, cooking for their delightful roommates and listening to every type of podcast under the sun!
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