Dianna quit the corporate world in 1988 to persue her bodywork career as she enrolled with Potomac Massage Training Institute (PMTI) in Washington, DC and became a Certified Massage Therapist (CMT). In December 1994 she was introduced to CranioSacral Therapy (CST) as a client and the following month January 1995 began her devotion in being a lifetime student/practitioner facilitator under the Upledger Institute. As a CranioSacral Certified Therapist-Technique (CST-T) and Advanced Level-3 Practitioner she has the ability to travel globally as IAHE Teaching Assistant with training other practitioners with the Upledger Institute. She is also a Reiki Master along with being a facilitator in other healing art modalities. Between the years of 2003-2006 she completed her training in NeuroMuscular Therapy(NMT), then she taught in clinics around Virginia and in addition she became a Watsu® Practitioner in 2011.
Dianna is involved with Integrative Intentions International traveling with other therapist facilitating multihands CST sessions on land and in water for a 5 day Comprehensive Therapy Programs (CTP) since 2009. Her passion for working in the aquatic world as well as table sessions, took her to Grand Bahamas with Integrative Intentions in 2012. There she spent her summer participating with Integrative Intentions completing BioAquatics Explorations and Dolphin Assisted Therapy (DAT) combining CST, with land and aquatic sessions. The Comprehensive Therapy Programs, Dolphin Assist Therapy and individual session's is beneficial for anyone grieving or with various disabilities of any kind, restricted movements or a stress/fatigue life. Please visit the site for more information and mentioned that Dianna referred you, www.integrativeintentions.com or www.upldeger.com
After the Bahamamas Dianna settled into the west coast of California where she was called into expanding her growth with Peruvian Shamanic Energy Medicine in 2014 and is a graduated of The Light Body School of The Four Winds Society. She then continued with the Peruvian Chevin tradition in Plant Medicines. The benefit's include allowing freedom of movement,relaxation, peace of mind and understanding of self.
Dianna's goal is creating and holding a safe space for subtle yet profound healing to unfold as she strives to support each client's natural innate wisdom, regardless of the age, in their physical, spiritual and emotional health and well being. Through these non-invasive CST and Energy Medicine techniques, along with sensitive observation, touch and neutral presence, she listens to each individual unique history and current conditions. As she utilizes their central nervous system as an entry point in order to address structural, muscular, physiological, spiritual and/or emotional topics.
Professional Associations / Memberships
American Massage Therapy Association
American CranioSacral Therapy Association
World Aquatics Bodywork Association
International Association Healthcare Practitioners International Association Healthcare Educators Medallion Membership