Practicing the art of Detox, Relaxation and Healing 

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Meet our Therapists 

                                         Jamie LaNeave, CMT, Food as Medicine Coach

Jamie LaNeave, owner and passionate massage therapist, is certified through the Virginia Board of Nursing and the nationally accredited American Institute of Massage.  She is also a Certified MediCupping Practitioner through Ace Massage Cupping, Certified Ashiatsu Advanced Practitioner through Barefoot Masters, Inc., Certified Thai Massage Practitioner through Thai Institute of Healing Arts, Certified Sekhem Seichim Angelic Reiki Practitioner and Munay-Ki Rites Practitioner through Genevieve Ivy with Balance Within Therapies and a Certified Raw Food Health and Life Coach through David Wolfe and the Mind Body Institute.  She is dedicated to promoting healing and self-care through therapeutic massage, movement, spirituality, energy and nutrition.  She believes chronic pain, surgeries, auto-immune disorders and ailments can literally be manipulated through massage and conscious holistic living.  Jamie practices Swedish Massage, Deep tissue, Sports Massage, Neuromuscular Therapy, Ashiatsu, Thai , Medicupping, Munay-Ki Rites from Peru as well as Sekhem Seichim Angelic Reiki as well as assisting in Raw Food Coaching, Food as Medicine Presentations, Life Coaching and Meditation Classes.  She is ready to assist in active participation of lifestyle changes for greater mind body awareness and quality of life.

      As a retired professional dancer of 25 years, she has a lifetime of experience to share.  She is passionate about life, nutrition and the beautiful matrix that connects us all.  Mother Earth has given us an abundance of pure, natural ways to heal.  Modern science offers us knowledge and tools to understand her complexity and simplicity and its connection to our bodies and well-being.  Jamie created Bardos Massage and Wellness in hopes that people would come there in bardos, for healing at a time of in between states or shifts, to find a caring and nurturing oasis.  She is continuing her education and journey in massage with monthly workshops with the entire staff at Bardos working with instructors from the Rolfe Institute to further investigate ways to treat postural dysfunction and pain.  She lives in a joy to help people through massage while enjoying vegan and raw food culinary explorations and her deep love and connection to Mother Earth.  She continues her journey in her ever evolving healing arts while raising two beautiful children and being joyfully engaged.

                                               Sahen Knox, CMT    Senior Therapist

Sai is currently certified in Visceral Massage, Pregnancy, Pre-and Post Partum massage as well as infant massage.  He also holds certification in Craniosacral Therapy, a wonderful therapy to help heal and soothe neurological disorders and release tensions in the neck from car accidents and chronic pain.  Sai is skilled in Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Craniosacral, Reiki, Swedish, Trigger Point Therapy, Healing Touch, Reflexology and Myofascial Release. 

Sai trusts that his abilities and knowledge of holistic healing through a therapeutic massage can change the lives of his clients and their families!  He is highly recommended as an integral part of healing in the lives of his clients.  He is eager to assist you in your path to a healthier life and will prove to give 100% in every massage.  Along with being a therapist with Bardos Massage and Wellness, Sai also holds the position of Senior Therapist with for his skill in the profession and maintaining a high level of professionalism and service.

                                                           Violet Rodriguez, CMT

Violet is new to the state of Virginia but not to massage therapy. She gained her knowledge and certification in the state of Texas. Now being licensed for 5 years, she wants to share what she knows with the people of Henrico. Violet is certified in myofascial release, reflexology, deep tissue as well as prenatal. She enjoys watching her clients improve through each session. Setting personal goals for each client, Violet can help with scar tissue breakdown to gaining flexibility. Building a rapport with each client is very important to her. She confides on that trust to communicate well with each client to help with their goals in health. Violet loves to learn new modalities and with each one she picks up she loves to excel at her craft. She is excited to be a part of this new journey and happy to be working with each client. Her healing touch will help you relax and forget about any worries you may have.  She specializes in neck and shoulder issues recovering herself from childhood neck injuries and whiplash.

Caroline Jones, CMT

Caroline is ecstatic to be a part of the Bardos Team after attending Lotus School of Integrated Professions.  She takes in regard the body’s ability to heal itself and uses an intuitive approach to create the ideal environment for the body/mind to unwind as well as practical assessment of treatment. Caroline’s approach is influenced by the deep flow style of Lomi Lomi massage, a Hawaiian bodywork modality that is intrinsically rhythmic.  She is trained in and particularly utilizes other methods such as Myofascial Release, Pregnancy, Reflexology, Geriatric, Energy Work, Trigger Point, Neuromuscular Therapy, and Ashiatsu.  She also is trained in and enjoys incorporating hot stones in service; appreciating their grounding effect. Where she may lack in experience, she makes up in fervor and dedication.  She has committed herself to health and wellness as well as spiritual endeavors since 2007 and is looking forward to branching out with Bardos.