Alessandra Jacobson has lived in Telluride since 1997, raising children, exploring the mountains, and doing non-profit work. She graduated from Telluride’s Connecting Point School of Massage Therapy and was licensed through the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards. Specializing in deep tissue massage, Alessandra also enjoys helping clients trouble shoot specific areas of concern through the use of a variety of therapeutic massage strokes and styles. She continues to be amazed at the power of massage to reduce stress and anxiety, increase circulation, reduce muscular tension, increase range of motion, and result in general relaxation.
Alessandra completed a 500 hour massage certification program through the Connecting Point School of Massage Therapy and was licensed through the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards in 2013. She has additionally completed a series of 5 medical massage training classes including: Shoulder Girdle, Cervical Spine, Balancing the Pelvic Region, Body Reading and Scoliosis, through Vicki Hawse, LMT; a certification program in Thai Foot Massage through the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts, Table-Thai certification through the Denver Integrative Massage School, ACE Massage and Medi-Cupping certification course and several structural integration courses with Tim Lafferty in Telluride, Colorado, dealing with increasingly targeted approaches to effective bodywork sessions. Most recently, Alessandra completed two 3-day courses in the fall of 2018: Active Release Techniques (ART) for the Upper Extremity, as well as Advanced Myofascial Trainings dealing with the Ankle, Ribs, Spine and Low Back.Specializing in deep tissue massage, Alessandra enjoys helping clients trouble shoot specific areas of concern through integrating the use of a variety of therapeutic bodywork styles. A life-long learner, Alessandra keeps her education active, through continuing education opportunities as frequently as possible, despite Telluride’s remote location.