Anya( Kimberly) Santarsiero is an experienced educated professional licensed therapist. She attended the Compta accredited Somerset school of massage therapy (currently Cortiva) graduating as the top therapist in her class and receiving both the academic and practical awards from her school. Offered the opportunity to teach she declined choosing instead to put her knowledge to use as a practitioner with the desire to share the healing, compassionate nature of her field with those who needed it most. Anya is proficient in several modalities of massage including but not limited to Swedish, myofascial deep tissue release, sports therapy, pre-natal, reflexology, aroma therapy, and is certified in lymphatic drainage. She also practices Avanti’s body treatments of which there are many. Anya has been practicing massage for 11 years the last 4 of which she has been part of the Avanti family. As a therapist she has a wholistic approach and a healing nurturing spirit. Her technique is unique as it combines many different modalities to customize the experience of each individual client. She understands that everyone gives and receives touch differently and that communication and intuition are important elements of every session.