"Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare." -Audre Lorde
Massage Therapy and Reiki
Welcome! If you're looking for a knowledgable and caring massage therapist and energy worker with a high quality of touch, you've come to the right place!
My primary focus is providing a healing and affirming space, especially for Queer, Trans, Gender Non-Conforming (QTGNC) and Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), and other survivors of trauma.
I have a strong foundation in Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, and Pathology, and am trained in several different massage and energy work modalities in both Eastern and Western traditions. Click below to learn more about the various services I offer!
Giovania is a Certified Massage Therapist and Health Educator. They trained with the National Holistic Institute in their 800-hour program in Studio City, CA as well as at the Thai Massage School of Chiang Mai (TMC). Giovania is also a certified level 2 Reiki practitioner, attuned by Reiki Master Katt Lowe from Connect Within.
I am fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and continue to uphold strict sanitizing and safety precautions to prevent the spread of disease. Per the ordinance of the State of California, all bodywork clients require proof of vaccination upon entry of building or proof that they qualify for a medical or religious exemption.
“This oppressive culture wants us to believe in scarcity model. Resting resides in a model of abundance. We are enough and there is enough for all. You can rest.” -Bishop Tricia Hersey, Nap Ministry