Dr. Lawrence Benson, PhD, MFA, is a Philosophical Practioner|Life Coach|Fitness Trainer focusing on movement and creativity. He uses the Empowerment Coaching system. He has twenty-seven years of experience in Health and Wellness including as a Certified Instructor in many class formats, Group Exercise Program Coordinator, and Group Exercise Trainer and Presenter. Dr. Benson is also a Movement Expressionist|Dancer|Choreographer. More info about classes, workshops, and coaching available at somaflourish.com.
Jamie Hicks, M.Om., L.Ac., LMT, NCTMB, earned a Bachelors degree in Human Resource Development at the University of Minnesota with a minor in Complimentary and Alternative Medicine through the Center for Spirituality and Healing. He then completed a Masters in Oriental Medicine and an Applied Associates in Sports Massage at Northwestern Health Sciences University. He has also studied Nutrition, Reflexology, Healing Touch, Aryuvedic Medicine, Reiki and Tibetan Medicine. Jamie is all about balance, in his life and in his health. Biking, hiking, running, working out, spending time with the new puppy and friends and volunteering with many different service organizations are just some of the activities that occupy his time away from the clinic.
Lisa Maser specializes in Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage, and is also trained in Reflexology, Trigger Point Therapy, and Prenatal and Postpartum Massage. She studied Esthiology and Massage Therapy at Aveda Institute and has worked on a wide variety of clients, ranging all different needs. Lisa believes in the health benefits of massage and bodywork, uses only organic products, and enjoys making a positive difference in someone’s day. She personalizes every massage by customizing a client-specific aroma, offering hot towels, and using a variety of massage techniques depending upon the clients’ needs.