Melissa (Nitya) Walsh is a Massage Therapist, Certified Level II Amrit Yoga Instructor, Amrit Method Yoga Nidra Facilitator and Certified Second Degree Usui Reiki Practitioner, as well as Co-Founder of Santosha Yoga Studio. She studied massage therapy in California under Dr. Thomas Ahern. Her massage training incorporated many healing modalities including Shiatsu, Reflexology, Kinesiology, Cranio-sacral therapy, and Native American Hot Stone Therapy. She is also pre-natal certified, as well as infant massage certified. She has almost 900 hours of training in massage therapy. After attending Ahern’s Massage School in 2003, Melissa went on to study Amrit Yoga and received her Certification as a Level I yoga instructor in 2004, Level II in 2010 and Yoga Nidra in 2011.
“Melissa is the most incredible massage therapist there is. She is spiritual and a true healer. I would never go any place else… She is a beautiful person inside and out.” -P.M.
Services & Rates
- Therapeutic Massage: $40 (30 min) / $70 (60 min) / $95 (90 min)
- Private Yoga Instruction: $75
- Reiki Healing: $65
- Private Yoga Nidra: $65 (60 min)
- Combination Massage & Yoga Nidra:
$80 (30 min each) / $100 (60 min massage & 30 min Yoga Nidra)
- Visa/MasterCard, American Express, Discover Card, and checks accepted. If you have any questions, please email Nitya@YogaAtSantosha.com.
Dana Lynn O’Neill is a Board Certified and Licenced Massage Therapist, practicing in Rhode Island for over five years. With a background in the medical field as a nursing assistant as well as a mental health worker, Dana is thrilled to be a part of a healing place such as Santosha, that addresses body, mind and spirit. Additionally trained in Craniosacral therapy to the third level, and Reiki to the second degree, her clients are treated with respect and comprehensive care.
A graduate of the Salter School in Fall River, Dana received 900 hours of training in massage that included relaxation, therapeutic, deep tissue, hot stone and aromatherapy. She also holds certifications in myofacial techniques and prenatal massage.
Appointment times will be Sunday (3-7) last appointment @ 6pm, and Monday (12-5) last appointment @ 4pm. More information soon!