Licensed Massage Therapist
Rebecca Yawman is a licensed massage therapist and the founder of Vela Bodywork in Seattle, WA. Rebecca has created a practice that works with different systems within the body promoting circulation and integration. She has lived in the Northwest for over 10 years and graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelors in Psychology. Rebecca also attended the Cortiva Institute in Seattle and became interested in the nervous system as a way to promote balance in the body. She continued her studies in Craniosacral Therapy through Bastyr University and began using the technique as a way to help nourish and unwind the body through massage. She became interested in working with Lyme Disease and chronic illness by exploring detoxification therapies with the team at Sophia Health Institute. Rebecca is passionate about exploring the mind-body connection and the profound effects intention and awareness has on healing the body.