All of our massage therapists hold a Connecticut MT License, and are members of a major professional organization. All other therapists hold appropriate licensure and all adhere to strict ethical standards.
Danielle Dampf, LMT
Danielle graduated from the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT) in 1998. Her work is highly focused, intuitive and always informed by the wisdom of Ayurveda. As the owner and director of Soma, her wish is to assist clients on their path to finding peace and pain relief.
Libby Carrier, LMT
Libby has studied Ayurvedic body work, is passionate about skin care and also runs a non-profit benefiting the homeless.
Dominic Lucia, LMT
Dominic is a recent addition to our team and has benefitted from the experience of working in diverse working environments, from large spas to a client’s homes. Our clients love his work!
Maria Bustamente, LMT
Maria is a recent graduate but is deeply committed to helping clients find relaxation, stress relief and pain reduction. She also works at CT Children’s Medical Center providing the same dedicated care to patients.
Amy Clow, LMT
Amy graduated from CCMT in 1998 and holds certifications in MAT therapy and TLS weight loss. Her enthusiasm for health and wellness is infectious!
Amy Modeen, LMT
Amy is a recent graduate who provides a great deep tissue service, but has a strong interest in Eastern thought, energy medicine and Ayurveda. She is currently studying Ayurvedic philosophy and bodywork and hopes to offer all of Soma Spa’s Ayurvedic services.
Becky Butkus, Aesthetician
Becky has been dedicated to professional skincare since 1992. She’s been trained in many modalities, (including microdermabrasion and light therapy), holds a PCA Skin certification and Cupping Certification (lymphatic drainage, which gets great results, especially under the eyes). She’s also an expert at brow waxing and makeup application.
Milvette Betancourt, LMT
Millie provides a variety of treatments, including Cranio Sacral, Level One. Milvette is focused on each client’s needs and hopes to provide relaxation and pain relief to clients. Great at Swedish or Deep Tissue!
Jyoti Chhabra, MD, Ayurvedic Consultant
Jyoti holds a PhD in nutrition, but her own health concerns led her to turn to Ayurveda for healing, which was successful. After studying Ayurveda with many experts in the field, she is providing health counseling and personalized Yoga.
Gauri is an Ayurvedic Astrologer and Yoga & Mantra instructor. She has studied these practices over 16 years and spends part of the year in India with her Guru. She is ardently dedicated to helping clients find true peace by understanding their astrological chart and beginning or deepening their spiritual practice. Find out more here: http://gaurismantrameditation.com/