Melissa Brookshire, LMT
Melissa Brookshire, LMT has been practicing massage therapy for over 10 years. A licensed graduate from The National Institute of Massotherapy, she has worked with clients with a variety of conditions, including migraines, anxiety/depression, postpartum depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, TMJ dysfunction, whiplash, and fibromyalgia.
Melissa has a passion for helping those who are suffering. After completing massage school, Melissa worked in a chiropractic clinic for four years. There, she treated many clients who were dealing with chronic pain daily. She has also worked for Hospice, where she provided comfort and pain relief for the terminally ill.
In addition to the more common massage modalities, Melissa has been trained, through the Upledger Institute, in Craniosacral Therapy, a gentle technique that releases restrictions in the craniosacral system to improve the functioning of the central nervous system. She has had success using this therapy in the treatment of her clients experiencing both physical and emotional pain. It is Melissa’s desire is to further her education about the practice of massage, especially Craniosacral Therapy, so that she may continue to facilitate healing in those she serves.