How it all started…

Chiang-MaiAn avid traveler, Stef found her passion for massage whilst traveling through Thailand. Inspired by their holistic approach to healing the body, Stef undertook a massage course there and then!

On return to NZ she then graduated with Diploma in Therapeutic Massage with Commendation from the Lotus Holistic Massage College in 2002.

In Summer 2003, she moved to Bay Of Plenty to commence her career amongst a positive and outdoor-orientated society.  Since then Stef has managed the Massage Centre at the Mount Hot Salt Water Pools, has owned and successfully run her own clinic,  and has been the Massage Therapist to The BOP Steamers rugby team and contracted massage therapist to the Waikato Chiefs

Our Approach

The Right for Life approach is to listen to you first. Through listening we build a complete picture, helping to direct our skills to where it is most needed so you can achieve real results.

Body imbalance or pain is often not where you’d first think to look.

Stef has developed an innovative blend of Massage, Acupressure & Meridian Energy Healing over the past 14 years and has already helped thousands of Bay people.  This potent style of massage catapults the effectiveness of every session to another level!  It continues to release tension behind the scenes for an additional 24 – 48 hours after the appointment,  bringing you profound and fast relief from pain and imbalance.

Often we will enhance this by suggesting helpful tips for you to take away so you can feel more in charge of your progress between visits.

Meet the Expert

Stef Crowley – Energy Specialist, Healer / Master Massage Therapist

Stef_472Diploma of Therapeutic Massage (with Commendation)

Certified Traditional Thai Massage Therapy
Access Consciousness BARS* Practitioner
Advanced Soul Energy Clearing (SEC) Practitioner
Advanced Soul Energy Clearing Certified Teacher
Reiki MASTER Practitioner
Advanced Level Psych-K Facilitator (mindset reset)

Stef travelled through Thailand early in her career and was introduced to the concept of the connection between the body’s vital energy, emotional state and the physical body.

Since then she has trained with some of the most advanced and talented practitioners in Australasia.

Stef developed a unique system of Massage, acupressure and subtle energy balancing specifically.  This is designed to catapult the efficacy of every massage to another level or release. It has proven time and again, for thousands of New Zealanders to achieve faster, longer-lasting pain relief.

Considered an expert; Stef has trained five massage therapists in her clinic, under the Right for Life Massage banner.  For 3 years consecutively, also lead intensive training classes in massage techniques for 8 – 10 massage students whilst working alongside Bay Of Plenty Rugby Union.


Stef’s Career Highlights ~ BOP Steamers Team Therapist 2010, 2011, 2012, Recovery Massage Therapist – Waikato Chiefs 2011, Massage therapist to Sam Cane (NZ All Blacks) & Grant Elliot (NZ Black Caps)

You can book with Stef now by clicking the button below…