Cate created Cate Lightfoot Therapeutic Massage and Wellness to provide her local community with skilled therapeutic touch and holistic healing for her clients. Trained as a Doula by DONA international in 2013, Cate blends her expert skills of nurturing, observing and listening with her technical knowledge of therapeutic massage and bodywork into a well balanced session for her clients. Cate is a graduate of the Massage Therapy Institute in Davis, CA, and is an LMT in the city of Davis.
Cate is a certified postpartum doula CPD (Madriella 2016), and a breastfeeding educator (2016). She enjoys creating curriculmn and community awareness workshops to educate individuals, and groups on topics of child development, maternal/infant health, breast health, and human sexuality. Cate is also CPR and First Aid certified.
As a USN Veteran, Cate is a proud and dedicated volunteer of massage therapy and wellness for the Department of Veterans Affairs Women’s Health Clinic at Northern California Health Care facility. Cate partners with affiliate Monsters of Massage to provide free post event massage to Ultra athletes sponsored by NorCalUltras 2016.
When she’s not practicing bodywork or doula work for her clients, Cate enjoys: hiking, culinary arts( and messes), horticulture, dancing, social activism and DIY projects with her family.