Our Team

 

Jared Chrudimsky, Founder Revitalize Massage Therapy & YogaJared Chrudimsky

Founder / Co-owner

Jared Chrudimsky received massage training from Northern Lights School of Massage in Minneapolis in 1996. He specializes in various deep tissue massage techniques, including Trigger Point Therapy and Myofascial Release. Jared is a six time winner of Worcester Magazine’s Best Massage Therapist Award (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013) and the Reader’s Choice award in the Holden Landmark for Best Massage Therapist (2011, 2012, 2013). Besides working with Worcester Fitness since 2004, he has worked as a massage therapist with several college and semi-professional sports teams, including Florida State, MacCalester College, Worcester State University, Assumption College, and the Worcester Sharks. He has also provided massage in chiropractic offices, hospitals, and alternative health centers, and for chatities including the March of Dimes, Walk to Cure Cancer, and Katie’s 5K.  Since 2006, Jared has been enlisted by the Accreditation Council of Independant Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to visit massage programs around North America for evaluation and accreditation purposes.  From 2004-2010, Jared was an instructor and director of the Massage Therapy Program at Salter College, in West Boylston, MA.  In August of 2010, he stepped down from his position at Salter to concentrate on massage therapy full time.

 

Caroline Catellier

Co-owner / Massage Therapist

Caroline has been a licensed massage therapist since 2003. She received her training from Amherst School of Massage Therapy in Amherst, MA. In 2005, Caroline became a Certified Nurse’s Assistant through the American Red Cross. She has been practicing in both fields for over 11 years. Caroline enjoys helping people, whether or not they are actively in pain. She specialize in deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy and Swedish massage techniques, and also has had extra training in pregnancy massage, hot stone massage, and rehabilitative care. Caroline has primarily worked in spas and chiropractic offices throughout her massage career. Her passion is to not only make her clients feel better, but to educate them on how to improve their own health.

 

Sarah Mahan, Revitalize Massage Therapy & YogaSarah Mahan

Massage Therapist / Spa Tech

Sarah is a licensed massage therapist and level one Polarity practitioner who graduated from the Holistic program at SpaTech Institute in June 2014. She earned a bachelors degree in Communications from Lynn University in 2007. However, having an athletic background and a desire for motivating people, Sarah chose a different career path as a Crossfit instructor and Girls Basketball coach.

Always eager to help people to reach their full potential with physical wellness, Sarah found that through massage therapy, she is able to very directly help people maintain or improve their level of health. This is how a true passion for massage found its way into her hands.

 

Karen Carlin, Revitalize Massage Therapy & YogaKaren Carlin

Yoga Instructor / Central MA Yoga

Karen Carlin is a 200 hour certified instructor in Hatha Yoga through CMY, and has been practicing Yoga since 2004. Yoga is a source of comfort, solace and personal growth for Karen, and she is eager to share her passion with her students. Karen holds a Bachelor of Arts in History at the University of North Texas. She was born and raised in Belgium and moved to the United States at the age of 13. Karen and her husband met in high school, and married in 2002. Karen is a stay at home mom to their wonderful, energetic daughter.

 

Karina Green, Revitalize Massage Therapy & YogaKarina Green

Massage Therapist

A graduate of the Utah College of Massage Therapy, Karina has over 17 years of experience as a Massage Therapist. She was certified in 2005 in prenatal massage, as well as training to be a doula in 2010 with both DONA and ToLabor. Karina has additional training in Thai massage as well as studying neck and jaw work with Tom Myers. Working many years for a chiropractor has given her extensive experience with injuries caused by automobile accidents, work place trauma, and sports. Karina has a love of yoga, travel and live music.

 

Amber Mathews

Massage Therapist

Amber Mathews discovered her interest in therapy in 2006 after seeing many people around her suffering from pain and illness and realizing she wanted to do something about it. She started massage school in Florida but returned home to Massachusetts to complete her training at Salter College in 2009.
Amber is an extremely intuitive therapist who rarely follows a set routine. She is a great listener who tailors each massage to the clients’ needs using a wide variety of techniques ranging from light Swedish massage to deep tissue and Trigger Point Therapy. Amber also incorporates her passion for Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade (CPTG) essential oils into the treatments she provides by using her extensive knowledge to enhance the healing experience.

 

Sheila Berger

Massage Therapist

Sheila is a licensed Massage Therapist and Cupping Specialist. Sheila graduated from Sarasota School of Massage in 1996. She knew early on that massage therapy was her passion. Sheila has let her knowledge, experience, and intuition become a part of her massage practice and each session is divinely guided. She believes that massage and self-care techniques, such as meditation and deep breathing practices, are an important part of a holistic wellness routine. Sheila has experience with Myofascial Release, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Cross Fiber, Positional Release Therapy, and Cupping Therapy. Sheila continues to discover and pursue new techniques in the practice of massage and personal healthcare.

 

 

Madison Bates

Massage Therapist

Madison is a 2016 graduate of Bancroft School of Massage Therapy. She specializes in Swedish relaxation, deep tissue, reflexology, hot stone, and aromatherapy massage. She is great at using her intuition and careful listening of her client’s needs. Her goal is to heal a person emotionally and physically in her sessions.

 

Marie Despres

Yoga Instructor

Marie Despres is a 500+ hour professionally trained Hatha yoga instructor and Reiki practitioner hailing from Worcester, Ma.  She spent the last three years teaching yoga in the Adirondack Mountains and brings a playful, upbeat attitude, and positive spirit to her classes.  She loves how yoga builds strength and flexibility in the physical body and the incredible calming power linking breath with movement has on the mind and emotions.

Her eclectic teaching approach is heavily influenced by a variety of yogic styles.  She is excited to share all she’s learned from her 12 year yoga journey through Vinyasa, Iyengar, Anusara, Kundalini, Ashtanga, Yin, and Restorative yoga with you!  She specializes in small group and private sessions and loves adapting yoga to support every body and ability level!

 

Jenith Charpentier

Yoga Instructor

Jenith is an all-levels, 200-hour, Yoga Alliance certified teacher, trained in Vinyasa and restorative flow. With a personal practice that dates back to 2005, Jenith chose to pursue a teaching certificate in 2016 so that she could learn to help others access the benefits of yoga practice. As a life-long athlete in a plus-size body, she understands on a personal level that pose modification is often a necessary and beneficial aspect of yoga practice and loves assisting others in learning to listen to and honor their bodies through the asanas.

 

Jacqueline Monteiro

Yoga Instructor

Jacqueline is a 200 hour registered yoga instructor, which she obtained this year through Open Door Yoga. In the last two years her love and passion for yoga has blossomed as she was reintroduced to the practice. She relocated from the south shore and found a new lease on life in Worcester, MA. Jacqueline’s passion is to show the health benefits of becoming mentally centered through slow flow and restorative yoga. She hopes to convey a sense of recovery through movement and breath work. Her goal is to always provide a healing touch with a dash of aromatherapy. She especially enjoys teaching beginners’ yoga to women in recovery. Jacqueline also has an amazing 13 year old son, Giovanni, who is an aspiring magician and loves anything to do with animals and science.

Brett Maguire

Yoga Instructor

Brett Maguire is a classical musician, yoga teacher, and rock climber.  His musical career has included playing an organ recital at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris to performing with the Boston Symphony Orchestra under John Williams at Tanglewood. Brett began practicing yoga thirteen years ago, when chronic back pain began to emerge from years of practicing piano and organ with poor body movement patterns. Over years of practice, yoga has continually brought about relief from pain, greater body awareness, and above all, an ability to alter his mental landscape and find a quiet stillness even in turbulent times. Brett believes the tools of yoga can be beneficial to all people, no matter one’s age, size, gender, or flexibility.

Brett completed his 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training at Kripalu Yoga Institute in the Berkshires.  For the past four years, he has maintained a daily Ashtanga yoga practice in the Mysore tradition in Brookline, studying with Kate O’Donnell.

 

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