Meet the Team
Antone Dias is owner and founder of Eclipse Massage Therapy. He founded the company in 2006, with the vision of providing a world-class, mobile healing practice to residents and visitors of Martha’s Vineyard across modalities: massage, yoga, personal training and innovative water relaxation experiences like boat charters and retreats.
Antone began his personal practice as an LMT and personal trainer with an academic passion and focus on anatomy and neuromuscular sports massage. He was hand-selected to work with the runners of the Boston Marathon, Charles Regatta and is the personal therapist and trainer of many celebrities on the island. He welcomes you to Eclipse and wishes you a wonderful experience with the team!
Any and all feedback on Eclipse can always be provided to him directly by contacting him at: email@example.com
Elina specializes in intuitive and therapeutic Deep Tissue massage, sampling many other modalities in her treatments to provide clients with a multidimensional experience. These include Polarity, Acupressure, Reflexology, Reiki and Aromatherapy. Elina also provides Vibrational Sound Massage; a hands-off modality that produces deep, meditative relaxation.
Elina’s passion for travel and inspiring geography brought her to some of the most renowned healing destinations in the world, including Lapis Spot at the Fontaine Bleu, Spa El Mare at The Waldorf Astoria, The Spa at Terranea Resort. As a founding member of Eclipse, Elina’s extensive experience with mobile massage is paired with a commitment to educate clients and fellow therapists on the effect of habitual actions and thoughts on both musculature and wellbeing.
Abigail provides therapeutic massage and yoga that encourages discovery and curiosity in her clients about the nature of their body and path to healing.
She began this journey of health and wellness with advanced Reiki training. Abigail deepened her study of healing as a licensed massage therapist. In an effort to make massage even more accessible, Abigail trained for Thai Massage. Abigail complements this foundation in healing touch with an advanced teaching practice of yoga. As a lover of the human body and all it is capable of, both physically and mentally, Abigail creates a challenging practice that allows students to explore and play on their mats.
Justin’s primary skills and talents lie in relaxing, deep tissue work with a focus on deepened breath to reduce stress, oxygenate muscles and improve parasympathetic function. He trained with The Massage School in Easthampton, Massachusetts.
Justin was born and raised in New England, learning and cultivating work in mind/body connection since his youth. Upon completing a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail, Georgia to Maine 2015, Justin spent last winter with Stratton Mountain Resort in Vermont. He earned the title of the top-grossing therapist there in Southern Vermont. Through his experience of massaging sports athletes, Justin found a deep growth in his ability to tailor each session to the individual needs of clients. He wishes all who come through the doors good health and good happiness.
Elyse brings a passion for intuitive and relaxing massage that facilitates letting go. Her passion for reflexology is reflected in increased focus on hands and feet.
Elyse grew up on Martha’s Vineyard with a lifelong interest in the healing arts. She was brought to massage through continued and rewarding study in reflexology, Naturally drawing to helping and healing professions. A big believer in holistic approaches, Elyse supports her clients in taking ownership of their own healing path.
Dani offers Reiki, Thai, Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage all of which incorporate an individualized, intuitive, flowing style that is deeply relaxing and restorative.
Dani's interest and study of the body arose from early life experiences with dance, yoga and martial arts. She discovered the power, resilience and calm that comes with centered embodiment. While studying anatomy and movement, Dani was fascinated by the the human body’s intricacy & innate intelligence to heal. This, in turn, brought Dani to her main focus: a desire to help facilitate other’s own healing. Since then, Danielle has dedicated herself to the study of Reiki and Bodywork. Her experience hiking the Appalachian trail in 2015, which greatly taxes the body, reaffirmed her belief in the importance of bodywork in helping an individual function at their optimum level.
Ty came to the healing arts through an extensive wrestling career, which brought about many injuries. Through learning T’ai Chi Ch’uan, Chi Kung and numerous bodywork modalities, Ty found his passion for working with clients to ease their suffering. Ty is on the Faculty of the Institute of Taoist Education & Acupuncture and the Zero Balancing Health Association. He currently teaches Zero Balancing Intensives around the country. He is a certified Zero Balancing practitioner and Massachusetts licensed acupuncturist.
Since 1993, he has become certified in T’ai Chi Ch’uan instruction, Polarity, Shiatsu, Jin Shin Do, Zero Balancing and Worsley Five Element Acupuncture. Ty’s calming presence helps clients feel safe and supported in their healing process. His wealth of experience as teacher and practitioner allows for students and clients to be met where they are at.
Revati began her journey into the world of massage, bodywork and energy healing in 2001. Her style combines Swedish, Deep Tissue and Neuromuscular techniques with Thai Bodywork and Reiki for effective pain and tension relief. Revati has a deep love and passion for the Thai Healing Arts. Her offered treatments include Thai Yoga Massage, Table Thai, Thai Foot Reflexology and Samunprai (herbal poultice therapy).
Revati is an island girl from Key West, FL who loves the ocean and draws energy and inspiration from nature. Most importantly, she infuses the spirit of Metta (loving-kindness and compassion) into her life and work.
Gary is a practitioner with over 14 years of experience whose professional inspiration is drawn from his own profound and personal understanding of bodywork. He incorporates deep tissue, neuromuscular therapy and trigger point therapy alongside a plethora of energetic modalities. These include craniosacral therapy, reflexology and acupressure.
Travel is a personal passion for Gary. He has worked at spa locations across the Caribbean, Colorado, Northern California. As a Martha’s Vineyard native, Gary returns to the island each summer to re-experience the beauty of the nature and people that he calls home.
Jannette is passionate about creating a sacred environment of integrity which is compassionate and supportive where the heart can open to its intrinsic wisdom and truth.
She fosters joy and freedom in guiding students to show up in the moment- without judgment or expectations, without ego or attachment to an outcome. The goal being to enjoy the spirit of movement and authenticity. To cultivate patience and discipline in the practice of yoga and to hold our best and highest interests in our intentions, with trust and respect; in order to discover their inner light and to be able to carry that light into the world.
Taylor’s training model emphasizes the importance of functional movement screening (FMS), nutrition, stability strength and functional fitness.
Taylor graduated from the National Personal Training Institute (NPTI-Orlando) in 2013. While at NPTI, he also obtained certification from the National Academy Of Sports Medicine (NASM). He is also certified in OsteoBlast and Speedblast training. He is a former NorAm Ski-Cross athlete sponsored by Fischer Skis, where he competed and trained with numerous national and international teams. His lifelong commitment to the sport contributes to his drive to share his firsthand and learned knowledge with the fitness community.
Chelsey is a graduate of the Finger Lakes School of Massage in Ithaca NY. Having completed 1,000 training hours and successfully passing her state board exam she then completed her national certification.
Chelsey is passionate about providing therapeutic sessions that are designed to the individual needs of her clients. She takes the time to make this a session completely about you, whether you need connective tissue therapy, neuromuscular therapy or just a massage to relax she's confident that she can provide an experience that will cater to your needs.
Kristen is a uniquely talented, spiritually guided and highly intuitive bodyworker. Her original degree was in psychology, which ultimately sparked her interest in further understanding and working with the mind body connection. Her journey ultimately brought her to the Florida School of Massage where she discovered her passion for helping others through her healing touch.
For the last 13 years, Kristen has practiced bodywork primarily throughout western Massachusetts and on Martha’s Vineyard. Also having been a competitive athlete through college, she has developed a unique massage style by integrating her knowledge of muscular anatomy with a deep sensitivity to energy balancing. Her other interests include hiking, soccer, meditation, candle making, and travel just to name few.
Ashley holds a Masters in Acupuncture from The New England School of Acupuncture. She is certified as a Diplomate of Acupuncture from the National Certification Committee for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and is licensed by the Board of Medicine to practice in MA. Her education also encompassed training in various forms of body/energy work including Tui na, Shiatsu, Sotai, and certifications in Reiki and Tong Ren Therapy.
After having practiced at Boston Medical Center and Pathways to Wellness in Boston, MA, Ashley has developed a highly individualized approach, taking great care to listen to all aspects of a patients complaints and then formulating a unique treatment plan for them.
Mercy is a year-round wellness coach & yoga teacher for Eclipse. A graduate of Stanford University and Harvard's SVMP program, she offers private sessions to co-create functional and delightful wellness routines that fit effortlessly into your life. For a sample coaching session, head over to the Reserve page!
In her yoga practice, Mercy teaches alignment-based Vinyasa classes that weave in pranayama (breathing) and yin postures to encourage relaxation of the mind. She is available private individual and group classes year-round.