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Aaron Allen
  • Male
  • Portland, OR
  • United States

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Aaron Allen replied to Abram Herman's discussion We need your help! Tell me about massage sheets.
"One tip I got early on is to buy sheets made with Pima cotton.  Pima cotton has a longer fiber length than cheaper cotton varieties and therefore holds up better to repeated washings (some reports say it has a 50% greater wash life).  On…"
Nov 6, 2011
Aaron Allen replied to Debra Bloom's discussion Headaches after massage
"Alan, can you explain the meaning of HVLA? thanks"
May 4, 2010
Aaron Allen commented on Laura Allen's blog post Male Massage Therapists: Survival of the Fittest
"Here in Portland Oregon in both my private practice and employment in a chiropractic clinic I have experienced very little discrimination and a lot of healthy discussion on the matter of gender preference etc. I have had a potential employer ask…"
May 2, 2010
Aaron Allen replied to Andrea McCully's discussion Please help my poor feet!!!!!
"While well supportive shoes can be a good short term solution (I wear New Balance), consider that the arch of the human foot did not develop in connection with modern footwear, and that greater support may rob your feet of the natural exercise your…"
May 2, 2010
Aaron Allen replied to Debra Bloom's discussion Headaches after massage
"While I agree with much of the advice so far given and would definitely err on the side of caution, I was surprised to see no one (until henry) making the connection between SCM triggerpoints and headache pain. There is a huge correlation between…"
May 2, 2010
Aaron Allen replied to Hillary Kate Arrieta's discussion Deep Tissue Massage
"deep tissue massage is simply any massage aimed at the deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue in the body. While some of the postings below touched on good points of technique for applying deep tissue massage, the techniques themselves are…"
May 2, 2010

About me

Aaron Allen is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Chiropractic Assistant specializing in deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, postural assessment, and movement based rehabilitative care.

A graduate of East West College of the Healing Arts, Aaron also practices Myofascial release and Craniosacral therapy, and has specialized in less common treatment protocols for the anterior cervical region, as well as intra-oral massage for the treatment of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder.

With experience in a variety of clinical settings and a focus on integrating massage into the greater health care paradigm, Aaron's goal is to help his clients move beyond pain and injury and into a healthier, more productive lifestyle.

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Which modalities do you practice?
Deep Tissue Massage, Craniosacral Therapy, Sports Massage, Myofascial Release, Therapeutic Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Structural Integration

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At 2:17pm on May 4, 2010, Allan J Jones said…
Always be curious !!
At 9:41am on May 3, 2010, Elizabeth Halsey said…
I'm glad you connected with me!

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