Naphawan O'Shea, Integrative therapist, RN, BSN, CMT, BCTMB

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Integrative Therapist

Naphawan O’Shea

Originally from Thailand, and with over 25 years experience in both Eastern and Western healing knowledge, Naphawan is a licensed:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Midwife
  • Thai Traditional Medicine Practitioner
  • Massage Therapist
  • Thai Pharmacist

and Certified Entrepreneur in Therapeutic Massage and Spa for Health Management in Thailand.

Naphawan O’Shea:

Virginia and Multi-State-Privilege Registered Nurse License No: 1217381
Broad Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (BCTMB) No: 596791-10
Member of Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) ID No: 765030
Virginia Certified Massage Therapist (CMT) License No: 1909885

 Naphawan is a Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) and Massage Therapist who is also Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (BCTMB), and a member of Associated Bodywork & Massage Professional (ABMP). In the past, she has worked as a Registered Nurse and as a massage therapist at a chiropractor office in VA.

In Thailand, she studied Thai Herbal in the fourth year of her nursing school as an elective subject. Upon graduating, she worked as a holistic nurse for the government in public healthcare centers and hospitals for many years. While working at the hospital, she had special training with physical therapists at Sirindhon National Medical Rehabilitation Centre (SNMRC) for patients with cerebrovascular diseases such as Stroke, Hemiplegia, Spinal injury, Cerebral Palsy, and Amputation and Musculoskeletal pain.

Naphawan has also worked as a Holistic Health Care Provider with integrated Western and Eastern medicine in hospitals and communities, which includes teaching and training for over 15 years before her arrival in the U.S. In Thailand, Naphawan owned a Natural Health & Wellness Center, Thai herb store and an organic herb farm. With her background in holistic health and alternative medicine combined with her passion and expertise in Western and Eastern medicine, she promotes holistic healing at her own practice in here in Vienna, VA.

Naphawan is specialized in:

  • Thai Therapeutic and Thai Medical
  • Thai Herbal Compress
  • Swedish
  • Deep Tissue
  • Integrated East-West Massage
  • Hot Stone
  • Aromatherapy
  • Sports Massage
  • Orthopedics
  • Pre and Post-natal
  • Touch Therapy
  • Trigger Points
  • Myofascial Release
  • Positioning Release
  • Sinuses & Migraine Relief
  • TMJ Massage
  • SEEM Technique
  • Muscle Reeducated and Muscle Energy

Integrated East-West massage

Naphawan is also certified and trained in different types of western modalities such as Swedish, deep tissue, pre-natal, hot stone, aroma massage, myofascial release (MRT), soft tissue release (STR), orthopedics massage and integrate East-West massage.

Naphawan combines her expertise in different fields of knowledge and years of experience to offer truly therapeutic treatments include healthy cooking workshops and healthy life styles for her clients. Her goal is to improve health and well-being in the principles of Thai Medicine and Holistic Healing.

I worked as a Holistic Health Care Provider of integrated Western and Eastern medicine in many hospitals and communities with teaching and training over ten years. I also have my own Thai herb store and an organic herb farm in Thailand.

Naphawan O’Shea

Asian Bodywork techniques

Naphawan is specialized in Asian Bodywork techniques, such as Thai Massage (Folk & Royal), Thai Medical Massage, Thai Stretches Exercise (Reusri-dad-ton), Acupressure, Thai Herbal Compress, Reflexology, and Trigger Point.