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Kristina Drake

Massage Therapist

Kristina Drake

Kristina is a licensed Massage Therapist hailing from the San Fernando Valley. With a deep passion for healing the body and a strong connection to health and fitness, Kristina embarked on a journey to become a skilled practitioner in the field of massage therapy.

In 2016, Kristina attended the prestigious Burke Williams Academy, where she received comprehensive training and acquired a solid foundation in massage therapy techniques. However, her quest for knowledge and a profound understanding of the body led her to explore the intricate world of connective tissue, specifically focusing on fascia. Guided by the teachings of Alan Willoughby, Kristina delved into the true nature of releasing “knots” and discovered the profound impact of addressing myofascial adhesions.

Kristina’s approach to massage therapy is rooted in her deep understanding of the body’s interconnectedness. She believes that true healing goes beyond surface-level relaxation and encompasses a holistic approach that addresses physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being. By holding space for her clients, she creates an environment where relaxation and intentional recovery can take place, supporting individuals in their wellness journey.

Kristina’s personal connection to health and fitness extends beyond her professional practice. She has a genuine love for old-school weightlifting and finds solace in the practice of hot yoga. These disciplines have played a vital role in shaping her as a person, helping her grow emotionally, mentally, physically, and spiritually. Kristina understands the transformative power of exercise and its ability to build resilience and foster personal growth.

As a compassionate and dedicated therapist, Kristina’s ultimate goal is to assist her clients in achieving optimal well-being. Whether providing a soothing and relaxing massage or offering intentional recovery sessions tailored to individuals who engage in regular workouts, Kristina’s healing touch and expertise aim to support her clients’ overall health and vitality.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Kristina’s values personal growth and is committed to lifelong learning. She actively seeks opportunities to expand her knowledge, staying updated with the latest research and techniques in massage therapy. Additionally, she is a firm believer in giving back to the community and actively engages in philanthropic activities related to health and wellness.

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