Proud El Pasoan
Licensed Massage Therapist and MFR Certified
Irma Garcia graduated from EPCC Valle Verde Campus with a double Associates in Psychology and Kinesiology. She then graduated with a B.A. in Psychology with a Minor in Humanities from UTEP.
Her focus grew for the young and the elderly, as she worked as a Caregiver for Hospice Care after her studies, furthering her experience as a Certified Nurse Assistant at in-home care services while working part-time as a Registered Behavioral Therapist for autistic children.
After surviving a critical car injury in 2017, Irma and her partner Art, understood what worked and what was needed to succeed using varies forms of therapy, massage quickly becoming of interest for her as she had found relief.
Learning what muscles needed strengthening and flexibility during her rehabilitation, encouraged her to expand her knowledge, both ultimately recuperating within a year and now massaging for four consecutive years. With a lot of faith, courage and gratefulness for her loved ones and clientele, Irma is now the proud owner of Rest and Recover Massage Therapy.
Most of her clients consist of government officials, post-surgery patients, elderly and students. Irma and her partner Art, enjoy serving local charities and volunteering for organizations such as, The Compassionate Friends, Desert Heaven Elderly Home Care, Nurse and Teacher appreciation week at Del Sol Medical Center and KTEP radio at UTEP.
Irma saw the need to reflect and take time for oneself in order to live a pain free stress life and so enjoys taking the time in listening and writing a plan of action for each client, each and every time. A power couple that proudly serves this beautiful city.