Therapeutic Bodywork with Melissa Happel, LMT, BCTMB

Hinsdale | Downers Grove | Batavia -- Therapeutic Bodywork is a very personalized experience that focuses on individual needs and therapeutic goals. These therapies are based on Traditional Medicine Theory, and are documented over 2,000 years old. Oils, products, "Swedish" and "deep tissue" techniques are not used during these sessions. Sessions are performed fully clothed, please wear something comfortable.
Sun
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Mon
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Open today until 5:00 PM

Our Services

Introductory Rate (New Clients Only)
1.5 Hour session includes intake, treatment plan, body education, movement, stretching, and bodywork.
1 Hour of Acupressure
This style of bodywork benefits the musculoskeletal system like massage, assists the internal organs and emotions like acupuncture, and stretches the body like yoga. During the session you will experience pressure, gentle mobilization, and stretching-- customized to meet your personal therapeutic goals. Sessions are performed fully clothed, please wear something comfortable.
1.5 Hours of Acupressure
This style of bodywork benefits the musculoskeletal system like massage, assists the internal organs and emotions like acupuncture, and stretches the body like yoga. During the session you will experience pressure, gentle mobilization, and stretching-- customized to meet your personal therapeutic goals. Sessions are performed fully clothed, please wear something comfortable.
2 Hours of Acupressure
This style of bodywork benefits the musculoskeletal system like massage, assists the internal organs and emotions like acupuncture, and stretches the body like yoga. During the session you will experience pressure, gentle mobilization, and stretching-- customized to meet your personal therapeutic goals. Sessions are performed fully clothed, please wear something comfortable.
30 Minutes of Auricular Therapy- Vaccaria Seed
This therapeutic modality benefits the entire body, working with the microsystem of the auricle (ear). During this session the ear is stimulated with massage, pressure, and "ear seeds". Ear seeds are small seeds attached to clear tape and placed on auricle points for continued pressure and pain relief up to five days. You can choose the traditional vaccaria seed, 24k gold, or natural diamonds.
30 Minutes of Guided Meditation
Starting with the 5 element stretches (metal, earth, fire, water, + wood) the 12 meridians and 12 systems of the body open with breath and movement. The body relaxes into either a sitting or laying position for guided meditation. Crystal filled pillows and mats support your spine as well as the energy and intentions of your meditation.
1 Hour of Guided Meditation
Starting with the 5 element stretches (metal, earth, fire, water, + wood) the 12 meridians and 12 systems of the body open with breath and movement. The body relaxes into either a sitting or laying position for guided meditation. Crystal filled pillows and mats support your spine as well as the energy and intentions of your meditation.
30 Minutes of Vibrational Medicine
1 hour of Vibrational Medicine
1.5 Hours of Vibrational Medicine
30 Minutes of Oncology Support
These sessions are focused on soothing touch to counterbalance invasive procedures. Gentle mobilizations re-energize tired muscles. Guided Meditation eases away mental stress while positive affirmations nurture faith and joy in the present moment. Choose Oncology Support for: Hospital Visits*, Manual Lymph Drainage, Sore Muscles + Achy Joints, Energy Boost, and General needs of compassionate care during trying times. *Travel fee not included
1 Hour of Oncology Support
These sessions are focused on soothing touch to counterbalance invasive procedures. Gentle mobilizations re-energize tired muscles. Guided Meditation eases away mental stress while positive affirmations nurture faith and joy in the present moment. Choose Oncology Support for: Hospital Visits*, Manual Lymph Drainage, Sore Muscles + Achy Joints, Energy Boost, and General needs of compassionate care during trying times. *Travel fee not included
1.5 Hours of Oncology Support
These sessions are focused on soothing touch to counterbalance invasive procedures. Gentle mobilizations re-energize tired muscles. Guided Meditation eases away mental stress while positive affirmations nurture faith and joy in the present moment. Choose Oncology Support for: Hospital Visits*, Manual Lymph Drainage, Sore Muscles + Achy Joints, Energy Boost, and General needs of compassionate care during trying times. *Travel fee not included
Travel + Setup Fee
Travel + Setup Fee

Our Staff

Melissa Happel, CLMT, BCTMB