Ballard Therapeutic Massage


Ellen Parker – LMP

Ellen Parker has been a full-time LMP for 12 years.  She has been at Ballard Therapeutic Massage for 10 years and was with the Seattle Sounders soccer team for their inaugural season in 2009.  She has 15 years of hands on education experience beginning with her undergraduate studies in Kinesiology at the University of Colorado.  Ellen loves the challenge of helping clients get back to optimum health.  She uses a blend of Swedish massage, deep tissue, trigger point therapy along with many other tools to help her clients cope with sports injuries, work-related injuries, stress, cancer, and other soft tissue injuries.

Ellen is an athlete on the La Sportiva Running Team and spends her free time playing in the hills whether it be on foot or on her skis.

Robb Mason – LMP, BFA

Robb graduated from Brian Utting School of Massage in 2003 and received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington.

Robb specializes in medical/injury massage, relaxation massage, sports massage, lymphatic drainage, deep tissue, Swedish, structural integration and energy work. Robb believes that healing in our bodies is facilitated by using these modalities as needed.

In addition to massage, Robb has been a personal fitness trainer for more than three decades, with an emphasis in core strengthening, balance and stabilization. Having been a multi sport athlete in high school and college, Robb has a keen understanding of how various movements and activities effect the body.

In his free time, Robb enjoys cycling, running, hiking, golf, reading and traveling with his wife.