Allyson Cook Metell, LMT & Associates

Our Therapists

Allyson Cook Metell, LMT

  • Swedish

  • Deep Tissue

  • Orthopedic/Injury

  • Pregnancy

  • Sports

Allyson Cook is a certified and licensed massage therapist who is fully insured by the American Massage Therapy Association. From 2000-2002, she attended one of the top massage therapy schools in the country, The Muscular Therapy Institute located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She has completed over 900 hours of classroom and hands-on practice, including extensive training in anatomy, physiology, pathology, massage technique etc. In addition, Allyson has taken specialized training and is certified to provide services in massage for pregnancy, labor, and the postpartum period. She also has been trained in treating specific shoulder, neck, low back, and thorax injuries. In August 2002, Allyson became nationally certified in therapeutic massage and bodywork. This demonstrates the highest level of professionalism in the field of bodywork.

In addition to the above training, Allyson received her Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation Services from Springfield College in 1998.

 
 

Brittany Golding, LMT  

  • Pregnancy Massage

  • Lomi Lomi

  • Deep Tissue

  • Sports Massage

  • Myofascial Release

  • Neuromuscular Therapy

  • Aromatherapy

  • Reflexology

  • Swedish

 
 
Brittany is an experienced licensed massage therapist and a member of ABMP Massage Association.  In 2010, Brittany earned her massage therapy training through Cortiva Institute in Boston, MA.  She traveled to the west coast and was immediately empowered by the focus on eastern medicine.  She furthered her education in San Diego, California and earned a certification in the Hawaiian Temple Bodywork, Lomi Lomi.  While in California she worked within luxury hotels practicing massage on a variety of clientele.  She traveled back to the east coast to practice within impressive established spas and private clubs, both in Boston and Martha's Vineyard, and continued her education in Shiatsu and Cupping.  Brittany brings four years of experience from both coasts into her practice and offers a therapeutic massage blending swedish, deep tissue, and lomi lomi.  Brittany is very interested in the mind/body connection and has a deep understanding of physical diseases’ as they manifest from our emotions. She intentionally creates a massage that will suit your specific needs.  Her serene approach offers harmony, balance, and comfort.  Living a happy and healthy life is a key component to provide great service to others.  Brittany lives this philosophy daily through yoga, running, and long beach walks with her beloved golden retriever.
 

Oceana Rames, LMT, NMD

 

  • Deep Tissue

  • Swedish

Oceana Rames first studied massage therapy at the National Holistic Institute in Emeryville, CA in the mid-1980s. Oceana has studied advanced deep tissue technique, cranial osteopathy, myofascial therapy, Bowen therapy, Reiki and polarity. Oceana has an eclectic, problem-orientated approach to bodywork. Oceana is a licensed Naturopathic Physician in the state of Arizona where she practices, a certified Kripalu yoga teacher and a Reiki master. Oceana loves doing massage and is enjoying being on the Vineyard for the Summer!

 

Allison Stevens, LMT  

  • Deep Tissue

  • Myofascial Release

  • Hydrotherapy

  • Aromatherapy

  • Egyptian Reflexology

  • Swedish

Allison is a licensed massage therapist who is fully insured by the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals. She has accumulated over 700 hands on and classroom hours.She attended Bonita Springs School for Massage Therapy in Southwest Florida. Aside from her formal massage training she has extensive experience with body alignment, posture and range of motion from her 15 years of dance, Allison has experienced the immense healing power of massage and bodywork personally and is happy to be able to facilitate such experiences for her clients. After living on Martha's Vineyard on and off, she left the island to pursue massage therapy so that she could return and engage more meaningfully with her life and the community. 

Allison strives to create space in which each client can deeply relax, reconnect with their body and emerge restored. she finds it gratifying to assist the intelligent body in its innate healing process.