Julie Goodwin grew up in northeastern Ohio, where she graduated from Kent State University and worked
in social services, before relocating to Arizona and becoming certified in therapeutic massage at the Desert
Institute of the Healing Arts. Julie operated a private practice for more than twenty-five years, focusing on
elders, women during the childbirth year, and people in treatment for cancer, using integrated Swedish,
craniosacral, and reflexology techniques. A bodywork educator for more than twenty years, Julie is the
author of Touch & Movement: Palpation and Kinesiology for Massage Therapists (Cengage: 2012), has been a
contributor to Massage Therapy Journal, a workshop presenter at the AMTA 2013 Convention and at the AMTA
2014 Schools Summit, and is an NCBTMB Approved CE Provider.
Julie teaches in the therapeutic massage program at Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona.
Learn more at www.juliegoodwinlmt.com.