Lian graduated from the Scherer Institute of Natural Healing in 2001. She opened her private practice and has been working in the field ever since. Her style is based in a solid Swedish Massage but may also incorporates other modalities as she works, such as Muscle Energy Technique, Myofascial, and Acupressure.
Lian is a Reiki I and II practitioner. She is also a Sourcepoint Therapy level I and level II practitioner. Although not a certified Cranial Sacral Practitioner, the cranial sacral work she does is based in the Upledger Method of training she has received.
The connective tissue bodywork she performs is in the family of myofascial bodywork and was part of her core training in massage school. She has also done some training with Tom Myers after graduation.
As a Registered Yoga Instructor, Lian utilizes what she learned over the years in yoga, meditation and breath to bring a sense of calm to her work. Lian completed a 250 hour certificate program in Herbal Medicine, completed training in Ayurveda Self Care that included nutrition and healing practices from Ayurveda; she has also completed a week long training in Food Healing. In addition, she completed over 125 hours of training in the use of Homeopathy.