Thank you for taking the time to visit my site. My name is Tara Ellen and I am a licensed massage therapist in Falls Church. It has been my sincere honor to serve the community as a self-employed therapist since 2011.
I specialize in subtle energy-based therapies to ease tension, calm the nervous system, restore energy, and create balance. I practice gentle forms of Myofascial Release and Craniosacral Therapy to help enhance fluid movement and release restrictions around nerve-sensitive structures. Although other forceful approaches can be effective ways to address tension, the work I choose to practice is about allowing the energy in the fascia to communicate and change, inspiring a feeling of "I am safe". Only in this place of trust can discomfort shift into a state of ease.
I also offer Mind-Body Coaching, which includes guidance, meditation and coherence techniques to help you navigate during challenging times. Mind-Body Coaching sessions are in-person or via Zoom. In addition, Mind-Body Coaching can be combined with bodywork sessions. Contact me for details.
Take a moment to browse my site. All training and certifications can be found on the About page. If you have any questions or interest in scheduling a session please contact me via email to set up a phone consult, or visit my Request an Appointment page.
A Commitment to You
I strive to create a welcoming environment where all feel honored and valued. I respect the diversity of gender, age, race, ethnicity, national origin, range of abilities, body types, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, financial status, and educational background.
My therapeutic practice is built on compassion and kindness. This is a a safe place where you can express your concerns without fear of judgement. My goal is to offer support for your physical and emotional well-being to the best of my abilities.
MFR Falls Church
300 N. Washington St.
Falls Church, VA 22046
Located on Washington St (Lee Highway/US-29), 1/4 mile north of Broad St (Leesburg Pike/HWY 7) and 1/2 mile south of I-66 (westbound exit 69; eastbound exit 66). Approximately a 20 minute walk from the East Falls Church metro station.
Parking is limited in the lot adjacent to the building. Pay attention to restricted parking signs.
By appointment only
Office hours vary each week and the last appointment is typically no later than 4PM
Accepted Payment Methods
Credit card, Venmo, check or cash payments accepted in my office following your appointment
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Disclaimer: While the services at Myofascial Release Falls Church (Elements of Wellness, LLC) contribute to relaxation and an improved state of well-being, they are not intended to replace medical diagnosis and treatment. It is recommended that you consult your physician regarding any illness you may have. I do not diagnose illnesses or conditions.