Margaret Tansey is a Licensed Massage Therapist practicing in the state of Maine. She graduated from the Holistic Massage Therapy program at SpaTech Institute in Westbrook, Maine in August, 2020.
Margaret is originally from Scituate, Massachusetts. She studied English and French at St. Lawrence University, earning her Bachelor of Arts in 2008.
Before her career as a massage and polarity therapist, Margaret was a sternwoman on the lobster boat F/V Audrey Marie for two years. She earned her Yoga Teacher Certification and Level 1 Reiki Certification in 2018 through Arcana Healing Arts in Portland, Maine.
Margaret was drawn to the holistic healing arts after many years of a personal journey with chronic pain, gastrointestinal issues and trauma. Her desire to work with people and provide a healing and healthy alternative to standard Western medicine led her to explore a career in massage therapy.
Margaret primarily focuses on Deep Tissue massage and Polarity therapy. Additionally, she is trained in Swedish massage, Reflexology, Hot & Cold Stone massage, Neuromuscular Technique, CRAC, Range-of-Motion (assisted stretching), Trigger Point therapy, Sports Massage, and Pregnancy Massage.
Margaret additionally is trained as a Traumatic Incident Reduction and Life Stress Reduction facilitator and continues to explore the mind-body-spirit connection especially as it relates to trauma. Her intention is to hold space for each client, to hear their needs, meet them where they are at, and provide an individually catered healing services to each and every one.