Marian Parker, LPN, CMLD, CCST, CGLD


Marian Parker, LPN, CMLD, CCST, CGLD
Licensed Practical Nurse (DC and MD), Phlebotomist, IV Technician
Certified Lymphatic Drainage
Certified Cranial Sacral Therapy 

Certified Glymphatic Drainage 


Lymphatic Drainage – The method provides Gently and rhythmic movement through the lymph system of the body, especially inflamed areas, relieving pressure and enhancing the functioning of the immune system. As both a preventative and therapeutic technique, LD can be used for a wide range of purposes including faster recovery from injury, reduction of swelling and discomfort, and strengthened resistance to illness. $130.00 for a 60 minute session.

Cranial Sacral Therapy - CST is a holistic healing assessment and technique that uses light pressure and gentle energetic touch to balance the cranium, spine, and sacral area which includes the nerve ganglion sites, cerebral spinal fluid, and soft tissues of the central nervous system. This therapy helps the spine become more limber and causes cerebral spinal fluid to move more freely thereby balancing the central nervous system. It treats neck pain, headaches, stiffness, back pain, TMJ, sciatica, stress, and more. This is light to moderate touch therapy performed on a fully clothed individual. 

CST is known for its ability to help a variety of physical and emotional issues, such as depression, PMS, anxiety, fibromyalgia, sinus issues, whiplash, birth trauma, and various issues relating to the head, neck, spine, pelvis and the entire body. It is both a physiological as well as energetic based system. 60 minute session $125.00

Reflexology - The principles of reflexology embody techniques designed to keep the body’s systems operating at peak efficiency. Providing gentle pressure along points in the feet can help achieve balance in the body by normalizing the function of the internal organs and stimulating the body’s natural healing process. $115 for a one-hour session

Acupressure - Acupressure uses light to moderate pressure which is applied to acupuncture points with the thumb, fingers, palms, forearms and elbows. Acupressure helps to bring the body into balance. 60 minute session $120.00 

Organ Flushing - It  is a specialized body work technique that is provided by advanced trained licensed/certified practitioners. This therapy applies gentle pressure and gliding strokes to assist with toxin removal from the lymphatic system, soft tissue, the liver, kidneys, intestines, stomach, adrenals, bladder, gallbladder, and spleen. In this session the practitioner uses specialized bodywork techniques at the collar bone region, on the arms, legs, feet, and abdomen. With this technique the therapist assists with toxin removal from the whole body. It also assists with swelling, edema, pain, full feeling in head, arthritis, gastritis, sinusitis, discomfort from cancer symptoms, and more…. 60 minute session $130.00

Glymphatic Drainage of Head – This is a method that uses a combination of lymphatic drainage techniques, cranial sacral therapy techniques, and Chinese and /or Ayurvedic pressure points in the head and neck region, in order to reduce swelling, brain fog, facial and head pain, decrease congestion, and flush the Glymphatic System of the brain. 60 minute session $130.00

Guided Stretch Therapy (GST)  – GST is a specialized bodywork technique performed on a fully clothed individual, that assists with improving stiffness, reducing tightness, enhancing range of motion, improving flexibility, and reducing pain. Properly guided static stretching allows the nervous system and muscular system to work in synchronicity.

Guided Stretch Therapy has been proven to assist with recovery from injuries and from the soft tissue trauma experienced from exercise, and the participation in sporting events.

GST slows down the progression of muscle aging, improves the nervous system’s ability to relax, and aides in getting a better night’s sleep.  It is all possible due to the myofascial system being entertwined with the sensory receptors within the muscles, that connect to the spinal cord and the brain.  60 minute session $130.00

Combination Therapy – is a very relaxing and therapeutic style of bodywork that combines lymph drainage, cranial sacral therapy, and Glymphatic Drainage. It helps the body improve its circulation and flexibility as well as reducing inflammation. The benefits of this type of bodywork are wide-ranging and include relief from aches and pains, decreased stress levels in the body, enhanced mental clarity, improved appearance, and greater flexibility. $130 for a 60 minute session


Licensed Practical Nurse with 18 years experience, in Geriatric, Pediatric, Occupational health, Staff Nursing, Private Duty Nursing, Med Care Management, Medication Nurse, Charge Nurse, and Visiting Nurse.  Duties include but not limited to assessing, rendering care, treating, and teaching patients about lifestyle choices to enhance their overall wellbeing, and following-up on their health status.  Currently work independently with geriatric and post surgical clients. 

Worked independently with employees of federal agencies, resulting in weight reduction and maintenance, which subsequently reduced their blood pressure and cholesterol numbers respectively.  Some examples were by engaging them in physical activities which attributed to their overall wellness and subsequently the productivity of such employees.

Provide one on one client care with Lymphatic Drainage Therapy, Cranial Sacral Therapy and Glymphatic Drainage. 


March 16, 2023 Washington Institute of Natural Medicine, Lymphatic Drainage

March 26, 2024 Washington Institute of Natural Medicine, Cranial Sacral Therapy

March 26, 2024 Washington Institute of Natural Medicine, Glymphatic Drainage

March 26, 2024 American Naturopathic & Holistic Association, Therapeutic Ultrasound

Mar. 2003-Sept. 2004 HMI Regency School, Washington, DC−Practical Nursing 

Jan. 2000-March 2001 Strayer University, Washington, DC−Business Admin., IT 

Jul. 1989-Mar. 1991 Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD−Business Admin.

Jun. 1977-Feb. 1979 Government Secretarial School, Ghana−Stenography, English

SKILLS: Nursing Skills:  Licensed Practical Nurse, Phlebotomy, Lymphatic Drainage, Glymphatic Drainage, Cranial Sacral Therapy. Office Applications:  Proficient in Microsoft Office

CERTIFICATIONS: LPN, CPR, IV Administration, Lymphatic Drainage, Cranial Sacral, Therapy, Glymphatic Drainage.

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