Shelle Hagen has been in the Massage Therapy Industry since 2002 and is the Owner of Elite Therapeutic Massage Location. She is a graduate of Concordia College, Moorhead MN, with a B.A. in Exercise Science. She graduated from The Professional Institute of Massage Therapy, Fargo ND 1,100 hour program in 2002. Shelle is a business mentor to many and will stop at nothing to see others succeed! Shelle also offers Continuing Education training for Massage Therapists.
Her massage services specialize in Ashiatsu Oriental Bar Therapy, Relaxation Massage,Cupping, Chair Massage, Pregnancy and Medical Massages.
Karen Awender is a 2018 graduate of The Salon Professional Academy and a 1996 Cosmetology graduate.
Karen specializes in Hot Stone Massage, Relaxation Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Medical Massage, Essential Oils and Hot Towels, Couples Massage, Pregnancy Massage and Myofascial work.
"What I love most about massage therapy is seeing first hand the benefits and results from my clients whether it is a first massage or progression from regular massage sessions. Helping people to look & feel their best is my passion!" ~Karen
Mercedes is a Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Rossiter Systems Coach and a Young Living Essential Oils Educator. Mercedes has been a part of Team Elite since 2015 ! Now she is a 2019 graduate of The Salon Professional Academy School of Massage and holds a North Dakota license for massage.
Mercedes provides: Deep Tissue, Relaxation, Hot Stone, Medical, Pregnancy, Integrated Cupping, and Couples massage services.
Hope attended Sister Rosalind Gefre's School of Massage and graduated in 2003. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist..
Hope specializes in Pregnancy (1st, 2nd & 3rd Trimester), Relaxation Massage, Sport Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Medical Massage, Couples Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Therapeutic Massage Treatment with Hot Towels and Geriatric Massage.
Larissa is a graduate of Josef's West Massage Therapy in Fargo, ND. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist and is Nationally Certified.
Her massage business specializes in Deep Tissue, Pregnancy (1, 2 & 3 Trimester), Medical, Integrated Reiki 1, Relaxation, Couples Massage and Adolescents.
Trisha DeOliveira, Licensed Massage Therapist, is a 2003 graduate of Sister Rosalind Gefre's School of Massage and a 2015 graduate of Josef's West Academy Esthetics Program.
Trisha was drawn into Massage Therapy while working as CNA with the elderly. It was then she really understood the power of touch.
Trisha specializes in Relaxation, Medical, Sports/Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Geriatric, Myofascial Bodywork and Raindrop Therapy.
Casey Hansen is a graduate of the Denver School of Massage Therapy. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist and is Nationally Certified.
Her massage business specializes in Relaxation, Medical, and Sports/Deep Tissue Bodywork.
Dakota Harmon, Licensed Massage Therapist, is a graduate of 2016 Josef's Academy Massage Program and is Nationally Certified.
Dakota became a Massage Therapist to nurture and care for others through positive touch and embraces her struggles she triumphed over to inspire her to enter into this life-changing career!
Dakota specializes in Therapeutic Lomi Lomi Massage, Relaxation Massage, Medical Massage, Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Couples Massage and Pregnancy Massage.
She is excited to be part of a positive and encouraging team that feels like "home".
Her favorite quote:
"Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has struggled with in vain." - Carl Jung
Michael Hauge, Licensed Massage Therapist, is a graduate of 2018 Josef's Academy Massage Program and is Nationally Certified. He is also a 2013 graduate of Concordia College, Moorhead with a degree in Psychology.
Michael also works as a Mental Health Practitioner to assist in crisis situations, and attend to the care of those who have experienced trauma.
Michael was drawn to Massage Therapy because, "It's calming and creative. I love being part of the healing process and seeing people's physical and mental health improve. I am excited to be part of Team Elite because it provides me the opportunity to be part of a team that will help me grow as a Massage Therapist and as a human being. "
He specializes in Deep Tissue, Relaxation, Medical, Sports, Couples, and Pregnancy Massage techniques.
Tee specializes in Pure Relaxation Facials, Pure Relaxation Hot Stone Facials, Back Facials, and Jane Iredale Make Up Sales.
Her massage business includes Relaxation, Hot Stone, Essential Oil, Medical and Couples Massage.
Mona is a graduate of Globe University in Moorhead, MN. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist and is Nationally Certified.
Her massage business specializes in Integrated Cupping Massage, Traditional Thai Massage, Raindrop, Essential Oil Body Wraps, Couples Massage, Myofacial Release, Sports/Deep Tissue Massage, Relaxation, Pregnancy, Hot Stone, Medical Massage, Geriatric Massage and Hospice Out-Calls.
*Call for more information on appointments for Off-Site Sessions at area Assisted Living and Nursing Homes.
Mona is also a LifeVantage Distributor.
Wendy Morgan is a 2015 graduate of Globe University in Moorhead, MN. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist and is Nationally Certified. Wendy has practiced massage in her Casselton location and is looking forward to branching into Fargo!
Wendy's specialties include: Swedish, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Pregnancy, Couples, Reiki, Raindrop Technique, Bodywraps - Essential Oil and Body Contouring, Body Blast, and Adolescent Massage.
Allie is a graduate of the massage therapy program at Lane Community College in Eugene, OR. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist.
She became a Massage Therapist because she has personally experienced the numerous benefits of massage therapy and wants others to do the same! She is interested in the subtle balance between physical and mental health, and has aspirations of seeing massage therapy become closely integrated with various mental health programs as a recognized part of the recovery process.
Her massage business specializes in Relaxation, Deep Tissue, and Chair Massage.
Nikki is a graduate of The Spa School, Fargo, ND. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist and Reflexologist and is Nationally Certified.
Her massage business specializes in Sports/Deep Tissue Massage, Relaxation, CranialSacral Therapy, Reflexology, Medical and Couples Massage Techniques.
Audrey graduated from Josef’s School of Massage in 2012 and continued to follow her passion in the area of rehabilitation so she enrolled at NHI (National Holistic Institute) for neuromuscular therapy in Los Angeles, California.
Audrey chose massage because she was interested in the medical profession but using a more holistic approach. She felt there had to be a better way than surgeries and medications.
Her favorite part of massage is the positive feedback she receives from the clients when the massage is over or when they return for their next session. Her areas of skills are in Relaxation, Medical, Sport, Pregnancy, Couples, and Hypervolt.
Stephanie has been practicing Massage Therapy since 2005 when she graduated from the Professional Massage Training Center in Springfield, MO.
She provides: Couples Massage, Deep Tissue, Medical, Massage Cupping, Relaxation, Craniosacral, Pregnancy (1-3rd trimester), and Sports massage techniques.
Katie attended Sister Rosalind Gefre's School of Massage and graduated in 2006. She is a North Dakota Licensed Massage Therapist and is Nationally Certified.
Her massage business specializes in Pregnancy (1st, 2nd, 3rd Trimester), Cupping Massage, Relaxation, Sport/Deep Tissue, Medical and Couples Massage.