Joanne Cosgrove, BA, CMT

Certified Massage Therapist located in Lafayette, CA

About Joanne Cosgrove

Bio: Joanne has been providing therapeutic massage and bodywork to the since 2000. She has advanced training in the areas of Orthopedic Clinical Massage, Lymph Drainage Therapy (LDT) and various Deep Tissue Massage modalities. Currently, Joanne is working towards certification in CranioSacral Therapy. She describes herself as a realistic optimist and believes, “Everybody Has a story and Every Body Tells a story.” She is compassionate with those in need of extra attention due to injury or trauma. Her Philosophy is: you are whole already, despite appearances or diagnosis.

Training: Certified Massage Therapist (CMT), National Holistic Institute: A College of Massage Therapy. Bachelor of Arts in Psychology & Sociology, West Chester University. Orthopedic/Clinical Manual Therapy: Center for Pain Management. Lymph Drainage Therapy from the Chikly Institute. Myofascial Release: John Bernes Institute.

Hobbies: Joanne enjoys gardening, hiking, theater and the arts, as well as exploring the greater Bay Area with her family and dog, Anna. She and her husband are actively involved in Contra Costa County community service and peer-to-peer support organizations, such as the Community Emergency Response Team of Walnut Creek as well as the Mended Hearts, Inc. (An on going action that actively provides education and peer support to those who have experienced a cardiac event, as well as their families and care givers.)

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Bio: Joanne has been providing therapeutic massage and bodywork to the since 2000. She has advanced training in the areas of Orthopedic Clinical Massage, Lymph Drainage Therapy (LDT) and various Deep Tissue Massage modalities. Currently, Joanne is working towards certification in CranioSacral Therapy. She describes herself as a realistic optimist and believes, “Everybody Has a story and Every Body Tells a story.” She is compassionate with those in need of extra attention due to injury or trauma. Her Philosophy is: you are whole already, despite appearances or diagnosis.

Training: Certified Massage Therapist (CMT), National Holistic Institute: A College of Massage Therapy. Bachelor of Arts in Psychology & Sociology, West Chester University. Orthopedic/Clinical Manual Therapy: Center for Pain Management. Lymph Drainage Therapy from the Chikly Institute. Myofascial Release: John Bernes Institute.

Hobbies: Joanne enjoys gardening, hiking, theater and the arts, as well as exploring the greater Bay Area with her family and dog, Anna. She and her husband are actively involved in Contra Costa County community service and peer-to-peer support organizations, such as the Community Emergency Response Team of Walnut Creek as well as the Mended Hearts, Inc. (An on going action that actively provides education and peer support to those who have experienced a cardiac event, as well as their families and care givers.)


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Accepted Insurance

We are currently preferred providers for the private insurances listed on the right. If you are still interested in seeking service with us and do not see your insurance listed above, please call us to verify. We are preferred providers for many of the major and minor insurance carriers. Our Front Desk would be happy to verify your coverage. Our Office accepts most PPO insurance plans and select HMO plans. However, we do see many patients on an out of network basis. If you require further assistance please contact our knowledgeable Front Desk at (925) 284-6150.

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