Evolutionary Bodywork & Beyond, LLC is owned and operated by Rudy J. Avalos Jr., LMT, HHP, CLC. Rudy prides himself not on being labeled as a healer, but instead as a facilitator and catalyst to stimulate his client's own innate ability to heal themselves.
Rudy's primary goal is to provide the most holistic, comprehensive healing program for the maximum benefit, highest and greatest good, and optimum evolution of health on all possible levels. He offers a wide range of knowledge and experience, yet strives to approach life and his work with his clients with a beginner's mind. He aims to assist every client's physical, emotional, and spiritual being to always be evolving.
Rudy Avalos is originally from San Diego, CA and has been practicing massage since 2005, specializing in Tui-Na (Chinese medical massage), Eastern deep tissue, pre and post-surgical massage, structural integration, cupping, chakra energy work, and acupressure meridian therapy.
He studied Tui-Na at the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine at the People's Republic of China, as well as continued to accomplish his Holistic Health Practitioner degree from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA. He recently graduated with a degree in Occupational Studies in Holistic Health with a concentration in Mind/Body Transformational Psychology, Life Coaching and Holistic Nutrition at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts.
Rudy has worked in many dynamic "health focused" environments such as: The Institute for Specialized Medicine under Dr. Alex R. Shikhman, MD, PhD, CEO and founder of IFSMED, and several chiropractic offices.
He was also in the US Navy for 9 years before he became a Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) and Asian bodyworker. He is also experienced in Tai Chi, Qigong, MuayThai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and several other martial art forms. Rudy has a passion for helping others, nature, animals, shamanism, meditation, spiritual work, reading, crystals and stones, sports, and hiking.