Flow Therapeutic Massage


Joan Manning, MS, LMT, MLDT

​FL License # MA87833, GA License # MT000878


A graduate of Rising Spirit Institute of Natural Health, Joan completed her initial training in Swedish Massage and Neuromuscular therapy 1996. In 1998 Joan went on to become internationally certified in Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) and Combined Decongestive Therapy (CDT) through the Dr. Vodder School.  Joan also holds certifications in Foot Reflexology and Kinesio Taping. She has further training and is proficient in Chair Massage, Cranio-Sacral Therapy, Sports Massage, Orthopedic Massage, and the treatment of Head and Neck Edema in post-surgical and Oncology patients.  In addition, Joan is a Usui/Holy Fire Reiki ® Master. .

Ms. Manning's formal education includes a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Florida and a Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Central Florida. She also took both undergraduate and graduate courses in Exercise Science at Georgia State University where she studied: Musculoskeletal Anatomy and Human Performance; Biomechanics; Physiology of Exercise; and Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription.