Healing Connections
Massage Therapy and Wellness

Meet The Team
Rachel is a Licensed and  Nationally Certified (NCBTMB) Massage Therapist. She is a graduate of The American Institute of Massage and is a Professional Member of the American Massage Therapy Association. Rachel is a second generation massage therapist that grew up witnessing how Massage Therapy can be used as a powerful tool for health and wellness. Her studies have included concentration in Medical Massage, Trigger Point, Sports Massage, Thai Massage, Therapeutic Stretching, Cranial Sacral and much more.
Rachel England
LMT
Michelle is Licensed by The Commonwealth Of Virginia Department Of Health Professionals Board of Nursing to practice Massage Therapy. She graduated from The American Institute of Massage. She specializes in Swedish Massage for ultimate relaxation. Michelle loves to address specific problem areas that need extra care like the hands, feet, head/neck, and back.
Michelle McMillan
LMT
Brenda is Licensed by The Commonwealth Of Virginia"s Board of Nursing to practice Massage Therapy. She is a 2010 graduate from American Spirit Institute.  Brenda specializes in Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, and Myofascial Massage Therapy.  She also holds certification in treatment with PTSD and Oncology Massage.  Brenda works to ensure that each session is individualized to meet her clients specific needs.  

Brenda Gitman
LMT
Pamela is a Board Certified and Licensed Massage Therapist. She is the owner of Healing Connections where she offers therapy services to clients managing chronic and acute pain and are searching for a way to take control of their overall wellness. Pamela has more than fifteen years of experience providing healing therapies and has completed over 1,000 hours of advanced training in various disciplines.  She studied Elementary Education at Kansas State University before continuing further studies in Applied Science and Marketing at Siena Heights University.  She is also a graduate from the American Institute of Massage and The Life Purpose Institute.  Pamela holds Board Certification from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She is also a member of many professional organizations including the American Massage Therapy Association, Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals, The International Center for Reiki Training, Reiki Healing Association, and National Guild of Hypnotists.  Find more at www.DiscoverHCI.com   and   www.WellnessMarketingPro.com
Pamela Heavner
LMT, BCMTB, RMT, CLC, MHT
Jhona is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Holistic Master Esthetician and Educator.  She attended Lotus School of Integrated Professions in Henrico, Virginia for Massage Therapy.  She is always striving to learn new techniques to better serve her clients and is a member of the Hands on Trade Association.   Jhona specializes in Swedish and Integrative Massage Therapy with Hot Stones.
Jhona Stephanie Shepherd
LMT, LME
Mackenzie is a Certified Exercise Physiologist. She is a graduate of Longwood University and a member of the American College of Sports Medicine. Mackenzie is excited to continue her education this fall by attending Massage Therapy school and using this knowledge to provide relaxation and relief to individuals with physical stress and injuries. 

Mackenzie Mantlo
Office Administrator

Claire is a resident of Mechanicsville, Virginia. She will be enrolled at J. Sargeant Reynolds this summer, with the intention to study Elementary Education at Old Dominion University. Claire is passionate about swimming, animals, music, and helping others.
Claire Simmons
Office Administrator
Kaylee is a student at VCU studying Epidemiology.  She is also a current student at Lotus School of Integrated Professions in Henrico, Virginia for Massage Therapy.  Once graduated, Kaylee will be joining our staff as a Licensed Massage Therapist.  Kaylee is focusing her educational goals on learning how to help people manage chronic and acute pain through manual therapies.
Kaylee England
Office Administrator

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