The Mission of Enshrine Health

At Enshrine Health, we redefine and cherish health in sacred ways by offering massage therapy, nutrition counseling and movement recommendations that guide clients to greater awareness of their bodies and lifestyle choices. Through these individualized and integrated modalities, both short-term needs and long-term goals are addressed to make our clients well-informed stewards of their own health.

Robin Harris Rickard was extensively trained at the internationally renowned Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences in New York. She has been a licensed Massage Therapist in New York State for more than 20 years. In 1990, for nearly a decade, Robin lived and worked between Tokyo and Shanghai where she studied with many masters including: Mas Oyama and Shihan Yuzo Goda of Kyokushinkai Karate earning her second degree black belt, Edward Obaidey, OMD of the Edward Acupuncture Clinic and Rajay Mahtani of Tokyo Yoga Circle.Robin was also a student at the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and a colleague of The Tokyo Childbirth Education Association with Elena Karplus.

After returning to the United States, Robin continued her training in birth work and became a doula (certified birth assistant) after studying with Penny Simkin of DONA (Doulas of North America). Working with labor and delivery nurses of The Buffalo Children’s Hospital, Robin gave workshops to expectant parents and seminars for healthcare professionals concerning the benefits of massage during pregnancy, labor and delivery. Upon moving to New York City in 1997 she again began her Massage Therapy practice, became an ISHTA Yoga teacher, Theta Healing practitioner after studying with Eric Brumett and certified Nutritional Consultant from the International Institute of Holistic Healing with Dr. Aundra Adams.

Presently, between her Northwest New Jersey and Midtown West New York City offices she continues to develop her skills and knowledge. The breadth of Robin’s intuition and understanding make her unique brand of bodywork something well worth experiencing. Massage colleagues and a host of other health related professionals seek out her expertise. Those individuals who are simply interested in wellness and feeling revitalized would also greatly benefit from this kind of work.