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Hamid Shibata Bennett, LMT , CAMT
Massage therapist in Portland, Oregon

Hamid specializes in integrative, multi-faceted massage and bodywork, promoting balance and well-being through meditative, authentic presence, emphasizing pain management, self-awareness and structural harmony. The following are some of the modalities incorporated into a massage session. New trainings are taken several times a year, always expanding knowledge and technique.

Massage therapy and bodywork modalities and techniques

Myofascial Release
Addresses the three-dimensional web of connective tissue throughout the body. Restores fluidity, decreases pain and increases range of motion. Integrative, myofascial release represents the core of Hamid's work.

Certification in Advanced Myofascial Techniques
Rolfing inspired bodywork. Hamid has received certification in Advanced Myofascial Techniques through several hands-on workshops held by

Craniosacral work
The subtle, third rhythm of the body, separate from the breath and heartbeat. A gentle, hands-on meditation

Hamid Shibata Bennett, LMT, CAMT
Advanced massage & bodywork

Earth Body Wellness Center East
3810 SE Belmont ST
Portland, Oregon 97214

ABMP ~ OBMT #301

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The Vintage One
no longer hurts himself
or anyone
and keeps on sculpting



Massage Trainings

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: TMJ and headaches - January, 2012

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Advanced Sacrum and Ilia - August, 2011

Anatomy Trains - June, 2011

Oncology Massage 2 - May, 2011

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Advanced Knee, April, 2011

Massage for cancer patients and survivors - March, 2009

Certified in Advanced Myofascial Techniques by - September, 2008

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Leg, knee and foot - September, 2008

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Pelvis, hips and sacrum - November, 2007

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Neck, jaw and head - January, 2007

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Shoulder girdle and arm - May, 2006

Advanced Myofascial Techniques: Scoliosis - March, 2006

Headaches and TMJ Dysfunction: The SIP Approach - June, 2004

Introduction to Integrative Neuro-muscular Therapy - June, 2004

Structural Reflexology Integration - March, 2004

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Hamid Shibata Bennett, LMT - Advanced massage therapy & bodywork in Portland, Oregon

3810 SE Belmont ~ Portland, OR 97214
ABMP ~ Oregon Lic. #301 ~ 503-975-1259

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