About Me

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Marjorie Dearstone Dickinson
mdickinsonlmt@gmail.com  •  (904) 945-4540
Education

Playing with The Breath                                             July 2017
Frank Merillat, Florida School of Massage                Gainesville, Florida

What's The Fuzz, Lecture Presentation                      February 2017
Dr. Gil Hedley, Integral Anatomy Productions          Jacksonville, Florida

Natural Nurse Herbal Medicine Certification            March 2016-July 2017
Dr. Ellen Kamhi, Florida School of Holistic Living  Davie, Florida

Thai Foot Reflexology                                               July 2015
Karen Ball, Academy of Ancient Reflexology          Gainesville, Florida

Your Colon and You                                                   August 2013   
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Six-Day Intensive Human Dissection Workshop       April 2011
Gil Hedley, Somanautics Workshops, Inc.                 San Francisco, California

Integral Anatomy Intensive                                       February 2011
Gil Hedley, C.O.R.E. Institute                                   Tallahassee, Florida

Anatomy Trains: Myofascial Meridians                    October 2010
American Institute of Alternative Medicine              East Brunswick, New Jersey

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy                                 May 2010
Michael Shea, New York Open Center                          New York, New York

Orthobionomy- Phase IV                                                July 2009
The Spine and Pelvis                                                      Gainesville, Florida

Applied Kinesiology- Level  I                                          June 2007
Touch for Health                                                               Tampa, Florida
                                                                                                                                     
Transpersonal Somatic Therapy I & II                     April 2007, August 2007
Paul Linn, Wellspring Psychiatry and Psychotherapy      Gainesville, Florida

Certificate in Personal Training                                         March 2007
National Academy of Sports Medicine                              Jacksonville, Florida

Movement Based Bodywork: The Temporomandibular Joint    February 2007
Ann Harmon, D.O., Florida School of Massage                         Gainesville, Florida

Active Isolated Stretching with Aaron Mattes                    November 2006
Gainesville Health and Fitness Center                                Gainesville, Florida

Advanced Polarity Therapy                                                October 2006
Florida School of Massage                                                 Gainesville, Florida

Myofascial Release I                                                           June 2006
C.O.R.E. Institute                                                                Tallahassee, Florida

Teaching Certificate/Anatomy and Physiology Focus     September 2005-March 2006
Florida School of Massage                                                Gainesville, Florida

Hand and Foot Reflexology Certificate                             June 2004-January 2005
Florida School of Massage                                                Gainesville, Florida

Massage and Hydrotherapy Certificate                             September 2003-March 2004
Florida School of Massage                                                   Gainesville, Florida

B.A., French Literature                                                         1999-2003
Barnard College, Columbia University                                New York, New York
Diploma received, magna cum laude, may, 2003. 
Awarded The Isabelle De Wyzewa Prize.

High School diploma                                                         1993-1999
Episcopal High School                                                       Jacksonville, Florida
Diploma received, cum laude, may, 1999. 
Accolades received include The Hollins College creative writing book award, 
The Dartmouth University book award, 
The Rhode Island School of Design book award.

Employment

Couples Communication Workshop                       May 2014
Big Fish Yoga                                                         Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Anatomy Educator                                                  March & October 2012, May 2013
Big Fish Yoga                                                         Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Massage Therapist, business owner                            August 2009-Present
Marjorie Dickinson, LMT                                           Jacksonville Beach, Florida

Massage Therapist                                                      October 2008-October 2009
Changes in Motion, pilates and yoga studio                Jacksonville, Florida

Intern                                                                           August 2008
Island Dolphin Care                                                     Key Largo, Florida

Massage Therapist/ Exercise Specialist                         July 2007-July 2008
West Family Chiropractic                                             Gainesville, Florida

Massage Therapist                                                         July 2006-June 2007
Dodd Chiropractic                                                         Jacksonville, Florida

Massage Therapist and Reflexologist                            May 2006- May 2007 
Cobalt Moon Healing Center                                         Neptune Beach, Florida

Massage therapist/Chiropractic Assistant                         August 2004-April 2006
West Family Chiropractic                                                Gainesville, Florida         

Interests and Activities
--> Created and managed Galaxy Jax, a non-profit breastfeeding advocacy and support group with 150+ members, featuring a variety of health-related guest speakers, March 2013 – January 2014. (www.facebook.com/galaxyjax). Obtained national massage license from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, 2004. Volunteered as a head coach for Girls on the Run, 2006.  Competed as a nationally ranked synchronized swimmer from 1991-1999. Fluent in French with notions of Spanish, German and ASL. Adult CPR/AED certified.