Christine specializes in
- Swedish Relaxation Massage with an Esalen influence
- Sports Massage—working with athletes within their training program, speeding their recovery from intense workouts, injury rehabilitation and at sporting events.
- Clinical Deep Tissue
She completed her massage training locally, at the well-regarded Body Therapy Center in Palo Alto.
Christine is also a certified yoga instructor. She received her training at the Avalon Yoga Studio in Palo Alto and was in their first graduating class. Last year she completed an intensive ten-day training with Erich Schiffman at the Santa Barbara Yoga Center. She believes that the practice of yoga is an excellent way to warm up the body to receive massage.
Christine lives in Palo Alto with her family. She has a Bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley.
You may contact Christine directly to make an appointment at or email her at
Jeffrey Hook is a long time resident of Stanford and Palo Alto with many ties in the community. He is a runner and cyclist of many years and brings that experience and understanding of athletes to the Sports Massage table. He has a certificate in Sports Massage, including event work and injury rehabilitation, from Body Therapy Center in Palo Alto. Jeff lives and works part time at the Magic Residential Education Community in Palo Alto, an ecological teaching and research center.
You may contact Jeffrey directly to make an appointment for sports or relaxation massage at or email him at