Her Approach

Doreen Plischke can be described as an effective mix of skill, warm touch, compassion, curiosity and integrity towards an overall holistic therapy approach. Doreen enjoys working with a wide range of population. Doreen loves to create a mutual relationship where both the patient/client and the therapist work together to enable the body’s ornate ability to recover from stress, injury and trauma in a safe and nurturing environment. She strongly believes that in order to stay healthy or support healing, one shall emphasize on creating a balance for the mind, body and soul.

Education

Born and raised in Germany, Doreen Plischke moved to Portland in 2004. Doreen graduated from East West College of the Healing Arts in 2015. Since 1972, the East West College has prepared graduates for successful massage careers, empowering students with a deep knowledge in the art and science of massage.

Certifications & Specialties

Doreen Plischke is a professionally qualified Massage Therapist, who practices different modalities, such as Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage (which is her specialty) Myofascial Release Techniquem, Trigger Point Therapy and Cupping. She often incorporates Heat and Aroma Therapy in addition to light stretching (passive/active) when indicated. She reliably demonstrates the ability to create individualized therapy sessions to relieve stress, tension, stiffness or pain to the most benefit of each individual’s needs.