Casandra's gifts lie in helping others self-actualize their fullest expression of individuality and personhood, shamelessly, joyously and spiritually on earth.
Casandra K. MacAlan
I am committed to your long term health and well-being. I have spent almost 22 years dedicating my health practice to finding relief for chronic pain sufferers, and helping clients explore their mind-body connection. It's my passion and my life's work, and I'm so grateful to love what I do!
- Usui and Karuna Reiki
- Holistic Counseling and Workshops
- Holistic Therapy Trainer
- Myofascial Release
- Bagua/Shiatsu Massage
- Targeted Treatment Massage
- 2012-2014 University of California, Davis, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree, Psychology of Health
- Summa Cum Laude - G.P.A. 4.00
- Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
- 2010-2012 Sierra College, Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree, Counseling Psychology
- Graduated with honors as the top psychology student at Sierra College, G.P.A 4.00
1999, Naturopathic Institute of Therapeutic Massage, Certified Medical Massage Therapist
Top Graduate (asked to return to teach)
Interests and Professional Development:
As a graduate of the University of California, Davis with a degree in Psychology, I am an avid researcher and writer in the field of health psychology, spiritual psychology and the mind-body connection. I'm a Certified Massage Therapist, Jin Shin Do Acupressurist, Myofascial Release Fascial/Pelvis Specialist, Usui and Karuna Reiki Master Teacher, and Chi Gong Therapist. I am also trained in Shiatsu, Polarity Therapy, Crystal Therapy, Reflexology, Deep Tissue Massage, Craniosacral, Bowen, and STR techniques.
2021 through Present
Founded Thought Pain Therapy: Empowering you to heal
1999 through Present
On going Holistic Therapy studies (see above) including an in-depth study of the Mind-Body-Connection. Understanding your bodies physical response to emotional and mental trauma and stress.
Certified Bagua Chi Gong Therapist
Master Su Jian Wan, Beijing, China
Teacher at the Fair Oaks Massage Institute
Acupressure Instructor, for Eastern Bodywork and Acupressure Certification
Alchemical Magick and Shamanism
Michael Thuleen, Fair Oaks, CA.
Energy Medicine, "Dancing With the Devil, While You Channel the Light"
Registered Karuna Master Teacher
William Rand Foundation
Shamanism, Wiccan, Crystal Therapy, Energy Medicine, more..
Genevieve Richardson, Clairvoyant, Healer, Teacher, Mentor
Certified Master Teacher Usui Shiki Ryoho
Certified Jin Shin Do Acupressurist
Jin Shin Do Foundation
Certified Myofascial Release Fascial/Pelvis Specialist,
John Barnes Foundation
Founded: Casandra K. MacAlan ~ Hands For Light
FKA., Cassell Therapeutic Bodywork
Certified Medical Massage Therapist
Naturopathic Institute of Therapeutic Massage, top graduate