About Your Therapist...
Kiyoshi Yamamoto is a NCBTMB, Virginia Nursing Board Certified Massage Therapist, and AMTA Professional Member and insured. He believes the key to overall health comes from balancing body, mind and sprit. He focuses on both the clinical and holistic aspects of the healing art of massage, using a combination of western and eastern therapeutic techniques.
Kiyoshi, who is from Japan originally, is exposed to a wide variety of massage disciplines, and has taught massage at a local massage school. He offers clients sessions with techniques from Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Therapy, Clinical/Medical Massage, Sports Massage, Active Isolated Stretching, Tuina, Shiatsu, Anma, and Thai Massage. Kiyoshi does energy work as a Reiki and Qigong practitioner. Besides providing clients with massage therapy at Sports Edge Acupuncture Clinic (www.sportsedgeacupuncture.com), Kiyoshi has a portable massage table and is willing to travel to client’s homes in Fairfax County, Virginia.
Kiyoshi is also a Chinese martial arts instructor at the Jow Ga Shaolin Institute (www.jowgashaolin.com). In 2003, he began training in both Jow Ga Kung Fu and Shaolin Mizong, as well as Yang Style Tai Chi. He currently helps organize martial arts, Lion & Dragon Dance events performed by the Institute throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area.
In Fall of 2013, he enrolled in a Traditional Chinese Medicine school to seek a path of becoming more integrated alternative medical practitioner. It is a 4 year Master Degree Program allowing him to become an Acupuncturist and a Chinese Herbalist upon completion of the program and successfully passing the board exams. The education he is getting day by day has already been helping him to integrate the new knowledge into his massage therapy sessions.
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