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STEVE ALBERTSON, LMT, BCTMB

PHILOSOPHY OF PRACTICE

I have always been motivated with the thought of providing real solutions for people experiencing stress, pain or limited range of motion. Understanding the human body is a never-ending quest and keeping up with the latest research in massage is exciting. I love working with people as an integral part of their wellness and health care team.

SPECIALIZATIONS

I specialize in clinical applications of massage for clients experiencing chronic Pain and/or limited range of motion. Clients range from children to senior adults. I also welcome clients who are looking for ways to reduce stress and improve their day-to-day living.

Typical modalities include:

  • Neuromuscular Therapy

  • Active Isolated Stretch (AIS)

  • Triggerpoint work

  • Myofascial techniques

  • Neuromobilization

  • Body Mobilization techniques

  • Active Release

  • Sports Massage

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Steve Albertson Massage Therapy, Owner/Therapist 1998-Present

  • Center For Massage Therapy Professionals, LLC - Founder

  • Northwestern University Athletics, Massage Therapist

  • Chicago School of Massage Therapy, Faculty 1998-2002

  • State of Illinois Licensed Paramedic 1975-1977

LICENSE, CERTIFICATIONS & ASSOCIATIONS

  • Illinois Licensed Massage Therapist, Lic #227000083

  • Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB)

  • Certificate in Prenatal Massage

  • American Massage Therapy Association, National President (2021-2022)

MEDIA & AWARDS

  • Recipient of the 2012 Meritorious Award from the AMTA Illinois Chapter

  • Co-Authored online curriculum for the AMTA Sports Massage Certification Program

  • Contributor to the book: The Business Of Massage

  • WGN Television, Living Healthy Chicago, interview, benefits of massage

  • ABC Television, Channel 7 News, interview, benefits of massage