Meet Our Massage Therapists
Lydia Howe, LMT
Lydia has more than twenty years of experience as a massage therapist focusing on the childbearing year and infant massage. A Senior Postpartum Doula, Lactation Educator and Certified, Licensed Massage Therapist, Lydia is well versed in the needs of the new family. Her compassion and knowledge has been a gift to hundreds of mothers as they experience the childbearing year.
Lydia has been practicing Therapeutic massage in Chicago since 1993. She received her original training at The Chicago School of Massage Therapy and has advanced Certifications in Prenatal and Postpartum Massage, Myofacial Massage, Deep Tissue, and Reflexology as well as training in Hakomi (a Mind/Body integration practice).
She is a Certified Bouncing Back from Baby Practitioner and Infant Massage Instructor, as well as a Yoga and Meditation Instructor. Lydia has learned very practical ways for women to recover and strengthen their minds and bodies during pregnancy and after childbirth. She can explore the modalities that might be most appropriate for you, from relaxing massage to healing bodywork. Lydia can offer massage, infant massage instruction, and Bouncing Back from Baby therapeutic care.