Veronica Velazquez, a Certified Massage Therapist and a 2010 graduate of SCU’s Massage Therapy Program, recently joined the SCU Health System. She is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association and is certified by the California Massage Therapy Council.
Veronica has over five years of experience working with clients with musculoskeletal disorders and other various conditions. Combining the effective elements of Swedish, deep tissue, sports massage, myofascial, prenatal, and geriatric massage, she tailors every treatment to each individual’s needs. Veronica takes an active role in educating her clients on the many benefits of massage such as pain management, rehabilitation, injury recovery, and relaxation.
Veronica received her Master’s of Science in Kinesiology at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona with an emphasis on exercise physiology. She finds teaching very rewarding, and in 2014, she joined the SCU School of Professional Studies as an instructor for the Massage Therapy program.
As a firm believer in the inseparable connection between body and mind, Veronica is an advocate of massage for relieving physical as well as emotional stress. She strongly believes in massage as a viable modality for enhancing overall health and well-being.