What We Offer

Therapeutic Massage

What should one expect during a massage therapy session? 

Before the session begins, you and your therapist will review current/past health information in addition to your reason for receiving a massage.  Afterwards, you will be left to prepare for your massage. During this time you have the option of undressing to the point of your comfort level.  You may leave some or all of your clothing on it is up to your comfort level.

Tom Battaglia, Ohio Licensed Massage Therapist since January 2001, involves the manipulation of the soft tissue structures of the body in order to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress and to promote overall health and wellness.

A massage therapy session may entail:

  • holding, 
  • causing movement of soft tissue, 
  • and/or applying pressure to the body

Types of Massage

  • Deep Tissue Massage,
  • Sports Massage, 
  • Trigger Point Therapy, 
  • Neuromuscular Massage,
  • Acupressure, 
  • Lymphatic Drainage and 
  • Myofascial Release. 

These sessions maybe given on a massage therapy table or a massage therapy chair, depending on your preference and time.


Chair Massage

This is a massage applied while the client is fully clothed. During chair massage, the client is seated in a specially designed portable massage chair. Usually, the massage will last approximately 10 to 20 minutes working with the head, neck, shoulders, back, arms and hands. The portable chair makes it possible to provide relaxation and rejuvenation to clients in many settings i.e. workplace, conventions, sporting events, retreats etc.

Benefits

Massage therapy improves the functioning of the muscular, skeletal, circulatory, lymphatic, and nervous systems. Massage therapy also improves the rate at which the body recovers from injury and illness.

Most participants express feelings of relaxation, peacefulness, contentment and an overall calming effect.