About Tracy S.
Kaufman, MSW, LMT, BCTMB, CPT
Tracy graduated in 1989 with a B.A. from The College of Wooster,
in both Sociology and Religious Studies. After college she attended the
George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in
Louis where she earned her Master of Social Work Degree. Soon
in 1991, Tracy moved to Columbus and began working as a medical social
at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. She worked with children
heart defects and their families for 11 years. Tracy then took
as the Program Coordinator for the Children’s Hospice program at
Children’s Hospital, where she worked until November, 2004.
Feeling a calling toward health and wellness, Tracy attended the
Institute of Alternative Medicine to pursue her interest in massage
therapy. Tracy graduated as valedictorian of her class in
September, 2006 and became
a Licensed Massage Therapist through the State
Medical Board of Ohio
33.015764). Tracy is also Board Certified by the
Certification Board for
Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (Certificant # 52537906).
Tracy is a
member in the American Massage Therapy Association and is a member of
Ohio Sports Massage Therapy Team.
Tracy loves being in the
business of helping people. She recognizes the
many benefits of massage and wants to help you in your health and
efforts by providing you with a professional, individualized,
training in Swedish massage, incorporating a variety of circulatory and
techniques, and in Neuromuscular Therapy (including Myofascial Release
Trigger Point work). Tracy has also received specialized
training in pregnancy
massage, sports massage, orthopedic massage, hot stone massage, Thermal Palms massage, spa
massage, aromatherapy wraps, detoxification wraps, and salt and sugar
massage), and Lomi Lomi (traditional Hawaiian massage). In 2011 Tracy
became a Certified Personal Trainer with the American College of Sports
Medicine. She is now able to offer stretching and strengthening
instructions to enhance the healing process of massage. Each
performs is customized, using a combination of techniques to address
current needs. Visit the Massage
Modalities page for an explanation of the various massage
techniques that Tracy uses.
Tempo Therapeutic Massage, LLC
Tracy started her own
business, Tempo Therapeutic
Massage, LLC, early in 2007. She has been offering massage services to
Powell community and surrounding areas since that time. In
the business moved to it's current location at
3783 Attucks Drive in Powell.
Tracy has flexible hours, including hours during the daytime, in the
and on weekends. She will gladly work with you to find a convenient
for your massage that fits into your schedule.