Born and grew up in Japan
Graduated from East West College of Healing Arts in Portland with extensive training of Deep Tissue Massage and Trigger Point Therapy (700 hours) in 2006
Completed 160 hours of Shiatsu training at Oregon School of Massage (Shiatsu I - IV)
Licensed by Oregon Board of Massage Therapists in 2006 (OMBT #12643)
Board certified by National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (BCTMB)
Since 2012, Yuriko has been working at a corporate clinic in Hillsboro area as a occupational massage therapist to offer treatment oriented massage and bodywork to computer workers/engineers for injury treatment and prevention mostly caused by repetitive motions.