Posts Tagged "jason garcia"

Loosen those shoulders!

Posted by on Jun 26, 2020 in Exercises, Health and Wellness, News

As you may have heard, Mayor Breed announced a few days ago that the city might allow for Massage/Bodywork to start as early as June 29th, however yesterday she made the call to delay that as case reports have spiked. It’s a reminder to us of how important our commitment is to ensure everyone’s safety when we reopen. We’re sticking with our timeline to begin bodywork again around August 13th (with approval from the City and State, of course), and we’ll be using the extra time to finish testing some final products, developing protocols, and implementing some clinic upgrades. We...

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Quick Tip: Do you want your therapist to know all the latest techniques?

Posted by on Apr 11, 2018 in Bodywork Techniques, Meet Your Therapist

Quick Tip: Do you want your therapist to know all the latest techniques?

  At Psoas, what really makes us who we are, is who we hire. We find the best massage therapists out there and help them become still more extraordinary. Because even for the most experienced practitioners, there’s always more to learn. During weekly workshops and monthly trainings, our therapists refine their skills and learn new techniques. They review the best ways to stretch every muscle in the body — so they can pass that knowledge along to you. And with the help of renowned teachers and our own coaching team, our therapists explore how to help you reach your goals with...

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Quick Tip: Have you heard about Jason’s kidney?

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in Health and Wellness, Meet Your Therapist

Quick Tip: Have you heard about Jason’s kidney?

Support Jason & Niem Jason has dedicated the last 20 years of his life to helping others with his incredible bodywork, and he's been a member of the Psoas team for 11 years now. So, we weren't surprised when he told us he'd be donating a kidney to save his friend Niem's life.  Jason's known Niem for 25 years. He watched his friend go through all the stages: diagnosis of his chronic kidney disease, following the doctor's recommendations to minimize damage, and finally dialysis and getting on the long waiting list for a kidney transplant. After a long series of...

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Quick Tip: Did you know Jason has been a Psoas therapist for 10 years?!

Posted by on Aug 11, 2016 in Bodywork Techniques, Careers, Health and Wellness, Uncategorized

Quick Tip: Did you know Jason has been a Psoas therapist for 10 years?!

It’s been a decade, and this week we would like to acknowledge and thank Jason Garcia for the thousands of clients he has helped over the years and for his amazing professionalism that has been so integral in developing Psoas Massage + Bodywork as the premiere sports and bodywork clinic in the Bay Area and beyond. There is not nearly enough time or space to display even a small percentage of the clients, therapists, students, etc., that Jason has personally affected over the 10 years that he’s been at Psoas. But here are a couple below. We look forward to many more years of growth and...

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Quick Tip: Have you tried P-DTR with Jason?

Posted by on May 1, 2016 in Bodywork Techniques, Health and Wellness

Quick Tip: Have you tried P-DTR with Jason?

What is P-DTR? Proprioceptive Deep Tendon Reflex (P-DTR) is a precise diagnostic and treatment methodology that treats the mechanoreceptor system and can bring quick, longstanding relief to conditions that many have not been able to figure out through traditional methods like massage, physical therapy, chiropractic, and even surgery. If this sensory system (our proprioception) is “off,” then the structures designed to relay all of our sensory information (touch, stretch, pressure, hot/cold, vibration) to the brain becomes incorrect, and this in turn leads to faulty responses (spasms,...

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