Hamid Shibata Bennett, LMT - Massage Therapist
Massage Therapist in Gresham, OR
A massage and bodywork session with Portland, Oregon massage therapist, Hamid Shibata Bennett, LMT, blends massage therapy and bodywork with an emphasis on the mind-body connection, movement, Sufi healing techniques and guided self-awareness. Hamid flows with an inborn, natural rhythm, facilitating profound physical change, rippling across every stage of being. The works infuses intuition with a grounded scienctific experience of the body.
read moreAn appointment with Hamid is unrushed, allowing you to share your body's story. We create a safe, sacred space to discover, to play, to move, to talk, to unwind. Bodywork sessions may include standing bodywork, seaed positioning, mat work, along with table work. With multi-complex chronic pain and trauma, the first session may involve more talk than bodywork. We don't look for the quick fix. This is bodywork best experienced in an individualized series, with sessions 1-2 weeks apart. This allows time for the nervous system to integrate global, tensional shifts in body.
read moreHamid specializes in integrative, multi-faceted massage and bodywork, promoting balance and well-being through meditative, authentic presence, emphasizing pain management, self-awareness and structural harmony. The following are some of the modalities incorporated into a massage session. New trainings are taken several times a year, always expanding knowledge and technique. Rolfing inspired bodywork. Hamid has received certification in Advanced Myofascial Techniques through several hands-on workshops held by Advanced-Trainings.com.
read moreChoose a discounted series of 60 or 90 minute bodywork sessions from the drop-down menu, then press the "Buy Now" button. Sessions in series are scheduled every 1-2 weeks. Please contact me if you'd like a physical copy of a gift certificate. Appointments must be cancelled 24 hours in advance. In the case of an emergency, please contact Hamid as soon as possible to reschedule the appointment. A missed appointment will void a gift certificate, discounted bodywork package or Bodywork Subscription session.
read moreSpiritual and inspirational quotes. The Insight of the Week was established in late June, 2004 by Hamid Shibata Bennett, LMT, licensed massage therapist in Portland, Oregon. The quotations come from Hamid's library of readings and meanderings through the spiritual world. May you find a glimmer of truth in these words, leading you ever closer to the beauty of your self-realization. Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does nature because in her inventions nothing is lacking, and nothing is superfluous.