...Balance for Every Body

Jay Negron, Co-Founder of TULA Center for Bodywork,

Owner of Therapeutic Bodywork and Massage in Santa Cruz

National Board (BCTMB) and State Certified Massage Therapist and Educator

Medical Massage Practitoner (MMP)
Jay began his training in bodywork therapies in 2000, at the New York Open Center, where he studied Swedish and Shiatsu massage, Yoga, and earned an Associate Polarity Practitioner certification. In 2003, he became certified as a Teacher of Interdisciplinary Yoga at the Omega Institute for Holistic Studies and a few years later achieved his certification as Professional Massage Therapist through the Utah College of Massage Therapy family of schools. His specialties include Injury/Rehab, Sports, Swedish and Deep Tissue massage along with Trigger Point therapy and Structural Bodywork. His additional training in Thai massage has offered him the opportunity to explore the connection between strength, flexibility, and soft tissue healing from a dynamic perspective. Continuing education in therapeutic bodywork and massage is a passion that Jay actively pursues on a regular basis and it brings him great joy to be in a perpetual state of learning and growing so that he can continue to share the gift of healing touch with others.  In addition to being a CO-Owner of TULA, Jay is also an Elite bodywork technician at California Orthopedic And Sports Therapy Rehabilitation (C.O.A.S.T. Rehab) and an Elite massage therapist at Santa Cruz CORE Fitness and Rehab, where he was the Wellness Director for over 5 years. He has also been Voted Santa Cruz Weekly’s Gold Massage Therapist 2011 and 2012 and Good Times BEST Massage Therapist 2015.  ​

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.  Some Thursday and Saturday Appointments (call for availability).

TULA therapeutic massage

3065 Porter Street, Suite 105

Soquel, CA 95073

831-454-8198  •  Get Directions