Melissa Ellers

Melissa is a 2004 graduate of the National Holistic Institute and is licensed by the California  Massage Therapy Council.  Her modalities include deep-tissue and sports massage, utilizing her knowledge of acupressure to give a precise approach to pain relief.  Working in gymnasiums, chiropractic and acupuncture clinics in San Francisco for over 15 years, she has experience with a wide range of clients, including athletes, office workers, people with chronic and acute injuries, pregnant women, and the elderly.  Melissa is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association, who are a “diverse and nurturing community working with integrity, respect and dignity…” who “…affirm and promote the benefits of massage therapy as validated by research.” In her free time, Melissa enjoys stirring  up new recipes in her KitchenAid stand mixer, and burning off the results with a vigorous hot yoga practice