YASMIN Hassim LMT, CPT

Yasmin Hassim is a New York State Licensed Massage Therapist, Myofascial Specialist, Osteofacial Specialist, Certified Stretch Coach, Certified Personal Trainer, and Wellness Expert. Following the completion of her undergraduate degree in Sports Science at the University of Natal, in Durban South Africa, she attended various Fitness and Wellness Certifications, Master Training Certifications and went on to complete a 1200+ hour massage therapy program at the prestigious and internationally acclaimed Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy in New York City. Yasmin has been a very successful Personal Trainer and Wellness Coach since 2002 with extensive experience in sports conditioning and rehabilitation . She has been practicing in New York City, The Hamptons, and Palm Beach Florida. Her clientele varies from pro athletes to busy executives, housewives, teens, and even toddlers. She has spent many years educating herself in the fitness and massage world, and has worked since 2004 to certify herself as a Myofascial Release Expert.  Yasmin has completed 500+ hours in this technique, and is currently studying Structural Integration and Osteopathic Approaches to health.

Myofascial Release is a rehabilitative technique that increases tissue wellness to encourage tissue responsiveness , increased blood circulation and to simulate muscle memory.

During her clinical training in Sports Rehabilitation , Medical Massage and Myofascial Release,  Yasmin had lots of experience working with patients with many mild, acute to severe, and chronic issues including the following conditions:

 

  • Sciatic Pain
  • Migraine/Tension Headaches
  • Fibromyalgia and other connective tissue disorders
  • Coccygeal Pain /Tail Bone Pain
  • Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Pudendal Nerve Entrapment Pain
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Post-surgical Dysfunction/Scar tissue
  • Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
  • Pre Natal and Post Natal Issues and Strengthening
  • Structural Realignment using massage and strengthening
  • Postural restoration and integration

Yasmin has established herself as an exceptional therapist, and is renowned for her comprehensive treatment of the body, integrating; Postural Assessment & Re-balancing, Myofascial Release, Scar Tissue Treatment, TMJ Syndrome Treatment, Migraine Treatment, Fitness Training (including recovery and getting fit after C-section), and Nutrition Counseling.

As a practitioner who understands and respects the human body on a whole-systems level, I approach each patient with utmost faith and belief in their body’s ability to heal. Together, I hope to create an environment where therapy happens and the miracles of health and well-being emerge.
— Yasmin Hassim