Kara Burpee M.S., L.Ac. graduated from Bastyr University in Seattle, WA in 2001 with a Master's of Science Degree in Acupuncture. She opened her practice, Phoenix Acupuncture, in 2002 in Renton, WA. She and her family moved to the Billings area in 2004 and have been here ever since.
She has trained in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) style acupuncture, Japanese style acupuncture, Chinese body work (Tui Na), Auricular (ear) acupuncture, Trigger Point release techniques and Constitutional Facial Acupuncture. For more information about acupuncture, check out the FAQ.
Jonathan Berens, BA MA LMT NCBTM: Jonathan is an expert John F. Barnes Myofascial Release® therapist with a strong background in athletic performance, competition, and psychology. Jonathan attended the Soma Institute of Clinical Massage Therapy in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated at the top of his class and became a licensed massage therapy practitioner. He quickly understood current massage therapy methods did not achieve the results he had hoped for with his clients. The search for a better way began. He was serendipitously rewarded when he found John F. Barnes Myofascial Release Therapy. Through that training, he discovered the most authentic and effective form of gentle manual therapy. Jonathan is very passionate about expanding upon his knowledge and skills and continues to train under John F. Barnes by attending MFR seminars each year. Jonathan is very in tune with the needs of the body and strives to use those skills treating the fascial system. Jonathan believes that to properly treat a client, one must view the body as a whole. Therefore, a holistic approach to therapy is imperative. As a highly trained and successful long distance runner, Ironman triathlete, cyclist, and swimmer he brings many years of experience to clients. Jonathan enjoys helping others achieve their maximum potential in everyday living, and athletic performance. He is currently a member of ABM and NCTMB.
5 Key Reasons You Should Get a Massage.
1. Massages lowers stress and anxiety levels.
2. It can help relieve lower back pain which can lead to other disabilities and health issues.
3. Massage can help enhance immunity.
4. Helps reduce the results of long hours of sitting at a desk or driving.
5. Great for preparation and recovery of athletes.
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