About JEFF BLOOM
Jeff Bloom has been a part of the Nashville Yoga, Dance, Rock Climbing and martial arts communities for the past decade. Healing arts was his true calling, his passion and love for helping others led him to become a Licensed Massage Therapist in 2015.
He began studying Traditional Thai Massage shortly after at Cumberland Institute of Holistic Therapies, both in 2016 and 2017. He increased his knowledge and skills by traveling with Living Sabai, taught by Jill Burynski in Asheville, North Carolina as well as studying with Marijean Rue from Living Sabai in Nashville, Tn. In February of 2019, he visited Chiang Mai, Thailand to expand his knowledge and technique at the International Training Massage School. In the summer of 2020 he completed the Craniosacral Therapy program at the Cumberland Institute under the guidance of Mary McDaniel and Terry Scruggs. He has continued to use this modality in his practice on a regular basis ever since. In November and December of 2021 Jeff furthered his studies of Thai Massage with Jacob Hopkins @Nashville Thai Massage completing a 48 hour NCBTMB Approved course of advanced Thai massage education.
In May of 2023 Jeff completed a 21 hour Vedic Thai-Yoga training under the guidance of Mukti with the Vedic Conservatory who has been teaching this art globally for over 25 years.
A 2nd degree black belt in Kung Fu San Soo as well as a current study and practice of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu allowed for a natural understanding and mastering of the art of massage therapy.
His purpose has become to release held trauma in the body, relieve chronic pain and muscle tension through sharing his art of Vedic Thai Massage with the Nashville community and humanity as a whole.
About Thai Massage
Thai massage is part of the Thai Healing Arts. It uses direct pressure on the muscles of the body, combined with stretching to effectively stimulate the musculoskeletal system including joints, bones, nerves, ligaments and lymphatic system. It is traditionally used to promote the following:
-Muscle relaxation, increase flexibility and mobility in the muscles
-Help detoxification of the body and boost the immune system
-Increase blood circulation, lower blood pressure
-Improves posture, balance, corrects body alignments, and dissolves energy blockages
-Help arthritis and back pain Help tone the body, strengthen joints and fight diseases, including chronic joint problems.
-Improves athletic performance.
-Prevents illnesses and alleviates degenerative diseases
-Slows the aging process, reduces stress and anxiety, promotes restful sleep