Here is a great article from a beloved client and wonderful author Amy Halloran: Nick made my whole year new. I’d heard about him for a while from a friend he helped. She’d had a shoulder that was stuck from an old sports injury, and he unglued it, gave her range of motion back. I needed some help with my back. I had an injury of exuberance that kept echoing in exuberantly unpleasant ways. When I was 19, I jumped down a flight of stairs and hit my head on a concrete doorframe at the bottom, landing hard on the concrete floor. I shifted my fifth lumbar vertebrae a little, and that little misalignment had been barking ever since.

There has been a trend in the region in the growing manual massage and bodywork therapy field. Driven by two massage schools in the area, Center for Natural Wellness and The Mildred Elley School of Massage, the region has become a new hotbed for manual...