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Lisa Karrat
Lisa KarratOwner/Operator

Thank you for visiting, I am so grateful for the opportunity to work with you soon! As a professional Licensed Massage Therapist and Reiki Practitioner, my intention for each treatment is for You to JUST BE.

I started this practice to fulfill my passion in helping others on their healing journey of body and mind. Whether you are struggling with life stress, dealing with chronic pain, or feeling like your life is out of balance, I would love to help you!

In the comfort of your own home.
Serving Venice, Florida and Sarasota County

Massage Therapy

Manual manipulation of soft body tissues (muscle, connective tissue, tendons, and ligaments) to enhance your health and well-being. There are countless benefits to be received when you include Massage therapy treatments in your healthcare routine. Regular Massage Therapy will enhance your overall health, well-being, longevity and quality of life!

Massage Therapy

Stress management
Create emotional balance
Increase your flexibility and mobility
Soften tight and tense muscular tissue caused by spasms, overuse, or injury
Reduce depression
Reduce anxiety
Relieve back pain, neck pain, and nerve pain
Relief from headaches and migraines
Immune system support
Improve your posture
Enhance your quality of sleep


A holistic healing modality that cleanses and balances the energy patterns in your body, enhancing your quality of life! The Reiki technique utilizes a gentle laying on of hands, and as a result of the treatment, your body’s natural self-healing mechanisms strengthen, helping to establish optimum mental, emotional, and physical health. The word “Reiki” in Japanese translates to “spiritually guided life force energy”. If our life energy is blocked, then we are more likely to feel down or ill, and if it is flowing freely we are able to feel our best. The benefits of Reiki treatments are entirely individual, as each session is always different and specific to your needs that day. The effectiveness is truly profound!


Feeling of peace and harmony
Relaxation and anxiety reduction
Clear thinking and focused mindset
Increased energy
Relief from emotional weight or “feeling heavy and stuck”
Feeling more centered, full of joy, and grounded.
Restful sleep
An overall feeling of balance amongst all physical, emotional, and energetic systems
Relief from physical discomfort and pain
Assists in spiritual growth


The therapeutic use of plant-derived, aromatic Essential Oils to promote physical and psychological well-being. I combine Young Living Essential Oils into your session to enhance the benefits of your treatment. With this holistic approach, more harmony and balance of body and mind is created.


Increase relaxation and stress reduction
Reduce pain and inflammation
Release challenging emotions
Promote feelings of strength, empowerment and grounding
Refine your sense of purpose
Increase awareness
Enhance your meditative state
Create an overall feeling of balance and rejuvenation

Massage Cupping

This effective modality is based on the common practice of Chinese Cupping Therapy. I create suction with cups of various sizes to soften the restricted areas in your muscular tissue. This simple and versatile technique is incredibly effective in helping to release very rigid deep muscle tissue and scar tissue. It is also detoxifying, and stimulating, creating and increase in circulation and fluid movement throughout your body that can be felt almost instantly!

Massage Cupping

Release deep restrictions
Pain relief from old injuries
Relieve chronic pain
Enhances flexibility and movement
Release scar tissue

Additional trainings and techniques include:  Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Pregnancy Massage, Infant Massage, Myofacial Release, CranioSacral Therapy, Polarity Therapy
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My treatments will enhance the quality of your life


Lack of focus, clarity, balance, and/or motivation
Headaches & Migraines
Pain from repetitive use
Neck and Back pain
Restrictions in movement related to old Injuries or surgery
Whiplash and TMJ
Nerve impingements
Physical/emotional pain symptoms
Chronic pain conditions
Sciatic Pain
Fatigue or lack of energy
Energy blockages and stagnation

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Relaxing ~ Effective ~ Intuitive

My intention is to facilitate your self-healing mechanisms through therapeutic touch. I use a variety of techniques in each session to maximize your benefits, including Swedish Massage, Reiki, Aromatherapy, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, and Massage Cupping.

My technique is relaxing, effective, intuitive, rejuvenating and always tailored specifically to YOUR NEEDS. Whether it is your first session, or we have been working together for years, I am committed to giving 110 percent effort and attention to each session. My intention is to work with your physical, emotional, and energetic systems to facilitate healing and assist you in releasing what is no longer serving you.
My unique style will initiate feelings of relaxation, pain and tension relief, balance, and rejuvenation immediately following your session.



Welcome to the new Just Be!

Thank you for visiting, I am so grateful for the opportunity to [...]



“Take care of your body, it is the only place you have to live”


“In today’s rush we all think too much, seek too much, want too much and forget about the joy of just being.”

Eckhart Tolle

“To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”


“Our bodies communicate to us clearly and specifically, if we are willing to listen”

Shakti Gawain

“When you touch a body, you touch the whole person, the intellect, the spirit, and the emotions”

Jane Harrington
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“I have worked with Lisa for many years, and I am in a unique position to evaluate her as I am a retired Massage Therapist with over 25 years in practice.  She is one of the best therapists I have ever known. Her work is relaxing yet deep enough to produce great effective results, with the added benefit of her intuitive nature. Lisa is an incredible Massage Therapist and I highly recommend her.”

K. Wilk

“Working with Lisa has been an amazing experience. She was born to do this work. Her talent and experience were obvious from the first moments she worked on me. Shes a consummate professional, a gentle soul, and a gifted Massage Therapist.”

B. Abeles-Kravitz

“There are many good therapists but Lisa is in the exceptional category. When I first started going to Lisa, I had unrelenting pain in my neck and scalp which was later diagnosed as Occipital Neuralgia. Through Lisa’s technique, my pain levels have dropped tremendously. I feel better overall and I leave in a truly relaxed state. Because of Lisa’s unique style of massage, I am on my way to becoming pain free.”

J. Vanderploeg

“For many years I have incorporated  Massage therapy into my life having experienced the benefits to release stress and alleviate my pain. Lisa is by far one of the best therapists I have ever experienced. She brings a wide range of technical skills to each visit and seems to intuitively know how to best assist in the “healing” of whatever is most concerning at the time. Lisa’s calm professional but caring manner is healing in and of itself! I highly recommend her.”

E. Kelley

“Lisa is an excellent Massage Therapist! I have moderate arthritis and I tell Lisa what pain I have and she knows exactly how to make me feel better. She never rushes and is very understanding and thorough in her work. She also has a very sweet personality.”

J. LaFlash

“Lisa is the most gifted, professional, and completely competent Massage Therapist I have ever worked with. Her hands are like magic, with attention to detail like no other. I literally would not be able to do my job daily without her skilled assistance. She is very prompt, professional, kind, and strong. Her varied techniques and focus on my “trouble spots” have kept me moving for many years, and I hope will never stop. Thanks Lisa!”

M. DeCaro