Welcome

Body Luminate is an individually owned Therapeutic Massage and Body Health focused professional business, provided with passion for other's well-being, by Tamar Keefe, MS, LMT, BCTMB, CMLDT. 

 

Tamar Keefe, Sole Owner and Therapist, provides therapeutic massage, as well as prehabilitation and post-rehabilitation and wellness guidance to support the recovery and management of myoskeletal conditions (for more specific detail of conditions/techniques, see "services").

 

Tamar started her health career in fitness, becoming a fitness instructor at local YMCA, but soon found herself diving into every facet of the health and wellness arena.  Tamar is a 26-year wellness professional with experience in providing one-on-one sessions, to seminars, to large scale conferences and workshops on University Campuses.  In addition Tamar was blessed to be part of mentoring thousands of aspiring fitness and wellness professionals and students at large into adopting healthy life practices both alternative and conventional alike.

 

In 2011, Tamar completed her massage education at the world renowned Boulder College of Massage Therapy in order to enhance her wellness expertise and continue building her therapeutic bodywork skills.  Since then, Tamar has seamlessly combined her mastery of therapeutic bodywork and blessed ability to help others return to their preferred life activities with renewed ability.

 

It would be my honor to provide my attention, passion and God given gift towards your physical health.  Please feel free to contact me in the means most comfortable, that we may discuss your interest and the matching of my services to your needs.  

 

 

 

Our  Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has called us to "go ye" deliver the good news; " lay hands on the sick, and they will recover", Mark 16:15.  

Our Offerings

Body Luminate offers therapeutic, medical oriented massage as well as movement and posture guidance to help optimize overall function of the human body.

 

Our Mission

Body Luminate is dedicated to providing therapeutic massage and movement training for the purpose of optimizing and restoring health and well-being to individuals body's experiencing stress and or discomfort from daily life strains, injury or illness.

Tamar's Experience
Education

B.A. /  M.S. /  CMT

  • Boulder College of Massage Therapy- Massage Therapy Certificate Program; Graduate with Honors, Boulder, CO

  • Advanced certification completion in Orthopedic and Sports Massage; BCMT; Boulder, CO

  • M.S. Recreation and Leisure Services - Recreation Management ; Texas State University, TX

  • B.A. Kinesiology- Exercise and Fitness; University of Northern Colorado, Greeley CO

Credentials

LMT / BCTMB 

  • Current Licensed Massage Therapist by the State of Colorado, DORA.  MT #0014072

  • Current Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (BCTMB) #621087-12

  • Advanced Orthopedic & Sports Massage, 2013

  • ACE Massage Cupping, 2017 

  • Certified Manual Lymph Drainage Therapist (CMLDT) in 2017

  • RockTape FMT Kinesiology Tape Basic & Advanced, 2018

  • RockTape FMT Movement Specialist 2020

  • Professional Member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) since 2012

 

Other professional training
  • Massage training in:  Advanced Orthopedic & Sports, Normalization of soft tissue, Trigger point therapy, Myofascial release, Neuromuscular therapy,  Swedish, Reflexology, Shiatsu,  Integrative, Quantum Touch, Pre-natal, Cyriax Cross Fiber Friction, Muscle energy technique, Active isolated stretching, Neuromuscular facilitated stretching, Advanced Myofascial Training by Til Luchau, Muscle Alignment Technique (MAT) courses with Erik Dalton (Technique Tour and Posture Pain Specialist), ACE Massage Cupping, Manual Lymph Drainage certified with Klose Training, Anatomy Trains Manual Therapy comprehensive training

  • Other in-depth knowledge in: Foundation Training, Gokhale Posture Method, Anatomy Trains, Paul Chek, NASM, ACSM, NSCA, ACE, IDEA 

  • 2001-2011 Assistant Director, Fitness and Wellness, Department of Campus Recreation; Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

  • The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) - Health Fitness Specialist

  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of America – Personal Trainer and Fitness Counselor

  • American Council on Exercise (ACE) – Personal Fitness Counselor

  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) - Group Exercise Instructor

  • Schwinn Indoor Cycling Coach

  • Michael Miller, Mat Pilates

  • Aerobics and Fitness Association of America – Step Aerobics Instructor

 

I find enormous enrichment through continued education.  It is my interest, to continue gaining wisdom to benefit others, and I hope may demonstrate my commitment to my profession and your well-being.