Jay Twitchell is a massage therapist and movement specialist. Jay provides a grounded approach to releasing and relieving soft tissue pain and integrates Tai Chi to strengthen and coordinate the body. Studied in karate, tae kwondo, aikido, muy thai kickboxing, and kung fu, Jay utilizes his knowledge of the body’s ability to deliver and receive force to help create personalized programs for clients seeking a deep awareness and connection to their bodies.
With over 20 years of massage experience Jay assists patients in the discovery of true muscular relaxation. By using an array of massage techniques Jay will address patient issues related to pain, injury and general stress management. He has worked extensively with patients suffering from carpal tunnel, TMJ, migraines, and low back pain. His dynamic knowledge of kinesiology and ergonomics allow him to provide a well-rounded therapy that both calms and galvanizes the body.
Jay’s techniques blend Swedish continuity with Neuromuscular Trigger Point Therapy and Myofascial Release techniques to address problem areas. Massage assists general wellness by familiarizing clients with the feeling of truly relaxed muscles.
With a degree in the influence of religion on science fiction and fantasy literature, Jay is fascinated by personal narratives and how they inform client perceptions of the world and themselves. We are proud to have him as part of Jade Chiropractic.