We are a diverse collaborative of licensed professionals with complementary specialties dedicated to the wellness of ourselves and our community.

Andrea

Andrea Montera  BS, LMT, RMT, SI-P, APP OR LMT No. 8313

Owner & Founder

Licensed Massage Therapist

Structural Integration Practitioner

Associate Polarity Practitioner

Advanced Energy Work Practitioner

Andrea has over twenty years of experience as a healing arts practitioner. Professionally, she draws from skills learned in life, study of yoga,  academics, and from her own journey into self-awareness as a keen guide to recovering from trauma and injury. She is a formally trained Structural Integration Practitioner (Ida Rolf Lineage), Certified Polarity Therapist, multi-modal Reiki Master, Flower Essences Practitioner, Licensed Massage Therapist, and Massage Therapies Instructor.

  

She earned a BS with honors in Human Communications with a minor in Health Sciences from Portland State University, and completed MA coursework in Counseling Psychology in Santa Fe, NM.

She is trauma-informed, intuitive, empathic, and analytical.

 

Her work is assertive, focused, specific, and based in short-term rehabilitation; including movement reeducation, cranio-sacral techniques, and pelvic floor balancing work. 

Please call for a consultation before scheduling with Andrea to see if her work is the right fit for your needs. 

Andrea is a Preferred Provider with:

Providence Health Plan, MODA Health, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, Premera Blue Cross, Regence Group Administrators, PaficifSource, Legacy+, BCBS Federal Employee Program (FEP), Bridgespan, OPTUM, Reliant Behavioral Health; and accepts new Time of Service and Auto Accident Injury and Pediatric patients.

Jackie

Jackie Johnson CA LMT

OR LMT No. 22647

Licensed Massage Therapist

​Jackie is a graduate of the Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy, internationally known as the premier study abroad program for massage therapy and yoga certification. Located at the edge of the rainforest in the remote coastline village of Sámara, Costa Rica, she was able to immerse herself in mastering Western and Asian therapy modalities, merging her love for people and her strong desire to help others.

Jackie believes in a holistic approach to wellness. While there are many benefits to massage such as reducing stress, anxiety, headaches, physical pain or soreness, Jackie focuses on caring, connecting, and comforting her patients.  In the last three years of delivering excellent service, she has grown, not only as a massage therapist, but also as an individual. Her worldly experiences continue to shape her into who she is today.

Jackie is a preferred provider with MODA, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, RBH+, Premera Blue Cross, Regence Group Administrators, BCBS Federal Employee Program (FEP), Bridgespan; and is accepting new Auto Injury, Uninsured Medical and Wellness patients at this time.

Willa

Willa I. Thomas  BA, LMT

Oregon LMT No. 22126

Licensed Massage Therapist

​Willa's work is a combination of muscular knowledge and a keen intuition. She uses firm, intentional strokes which help to promote relaxation and awareness within the body.  She believes that one of the best ways to assist her clients is to provide a safe space for them to let go of their daily worries and connect within their body; once this happens, natural and holistic healing can begin to take place. 

" I love being in a field which allows me to provide people relief from pain and increase well-being. I love to witness the transformation that can take place between when a client first comes to see me and when they are leaving a session."

Willa is a Preferred Provider with MODA, Providence, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, Premera Blue Cross, Regence Group Administrators, BCBS Federal Employee Program (FEP), Bridgespan, OPTUM,  United Healthcare, and is also accepting new Auto Injury and Time-of-Service patients.

Caitlyn

Caitlyn Monks, LMT, CPMT

OR LMT No. 19745

Licensed Massage Therapist

Pre- and Perinatal Massage 

Fire Cupping Practitioner

Caitlyn graduated from East West College of the Healing Arts in 2012. She treats clients and patients with a combination of relaxing deep tissue and myofascial techniques. Her work is slow, deep, and in partnership with your body so that you may experience the best in healing and tissue repair. 

 

Caitlyn has experience in both chiropractic and spa environments working with a wide range of clientele. Caitlyn holds advanced certificates in Pre-and Perinatal Massage Therapy and Fire Cupping. 

"I believe that in this stressful world there is a great need for the therapeutic benefits of relaxation, and once a person lets go of what is causing them stress then I can work with their body to help it heal itself."

Caitlyn is a preferred provider with MODA, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, Premera Blue Cross, Regence Group Administrators, OPTUM, BCBS Federal Employee Program (FEP), Bridgespan PacificSource, Legacy+, Reliant RBH CAM, and is accepting new Auto Injury and Time-of-Service patients. 

Kamela

Kamela Ross LMT

OR LMT No. 25589

Licensed Massage Therapist

Kamela is a 2019 graduate of Portland's own East-West College of the Healing Arts 800-hour massage therapy training program.  She completed her advanced training in cranial-sacral, spa therapies and structural bodywork.

Slow, attentive Swedish Massage is her current primary modality, with deeper work added in as necessary.  She is the ideal fit for the client who wishes for a consistently lighter touch.

Kamela has a fiery passion to help the people in her community heal and recover from whatever stresses and traumas life may bring whether mental or physical through the healing power of touch. Kamela hopes that through therapeutic touch she can help as many people learn to become more aware and attuned within themselves, and to find that perfect balance we all search for in our lives.

She is mentoring under Andrea Montera, LMT to develop her clinical treatment skills.

Kamela is available to book the following services, evenings and weekends:

Integrity Massage

Hot Stones Massage

CBD Massage

Introductory Special

Marla

Marla Ladue LMT

OR LMT No. 25194

Licensed Massage Therapist

First licensed in 2012, Marla possesses years of experience helping people with the power of massage therapy. As an Adjunct Instructor at IBMC Career College, Marla taught massage therapy, including Kinesiology and Neuromuscular massage. She also possesses a level one certification in Structural Integration. Marla uses this wealth of knowledge to educate her patients about how their bodies function so that patients can be actively involved in their recovery. Marla’s goal is to identify and reduce the repetitive stress and postural imbalances that lead to acute and chronic pain within her patients. This takes a combination of skilled massage and active listening.

Open!

Licensed Massage Therapist

We are hiring an experienced Massage Therapist to help us keep growing! We are seeking a teamplayer who is confidently able to perform the following:

  • Evaluate clients' soft tissue condition, joint quality and function, muscle strength, and range of motion.

  • Develop and propose client treatment plans that specify which types of massage are to be used.

  • Consult with clients about their medical histories and any problems with stress and/or pain in order to determine whether massage would be helpful.

  • Massage muscles and soft tissues of the human body in order to provide treatment for medical conditions, injuries or wellness maintenance.

  • Prepare and blend oils, and apply the blends to clients' skin.

  • Discuss with other health care professionals such as physiotherapists, chiropractors, physicians, and psychologists in order to develop treatment plans for clients.

  • Maintain detailed and accurate treatment records of clients.

  • Attend and participate in meetings and training sessions.

 

Qualifications

  • Experience working in a spa or therapy center environment preferred

  • 2+ years' experience as a professional massage therapist preferred

  • Proficient knowledge of reflexology, Swedish, prenatal, hot stone, trigger point, sports, and deep tissue massage. We have a high need for ashiatsu and structural modalities.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Able to stand for extended periods.

  • Ability to perform massages on diverse clients.

Interested in our Licensed Massage Therapist position?  Send a resume and cover letter detailing your current availability and career interests to:

hello@healinghillsboro.com

Lindsey

 

Lindsey Senger

Office Manager

Medical Billing

Lindsey comes from a background in construction business management and accounting. She handles all patient billing from insurance eligibility to filing and appealing medical insurance claims. 

You may reach Lindsey directly at:

(503) 350-4243

or via email at:

billing@healinghillsboro.com

Michelle

Michelle Francis BA

Clinic Coordinator

A true renaissance woman, Michelle is here to support reception, provide clinic administration, and community outreach.

Michelle is an artist working in the greater Portland area; transforming recycled materials into dazzling artworks that promote meditation and self acceptance. She graduated from Washington State University’s Digital Technology and Culture BA program in 2017; her deeper background lies in graphic design, web development, and 3D modeling.

You may contact Michelle directly at:

michelle@healinghillsboro.com

Open!

Medical Receptionist Intern

We are proud to collaborate with Hillsboro Public Schools' Big Picture Intern Program to qualified students who have a passion for helping others to fulfill our front desk support needs. We are able to work around your school schedule. This is a great opportunity for students to gain valuable and relevant work experience for their resume and future success!

Interested in our Student Intern position?  Send a resume and a letter of interest detailing your current availability and career interests to:

hello@healinghillsboro.com