Melissa Bardachino – Advanced

Melissa strives to address all the body systems as an integrated whole, while honoring the unique rhythm and history of each client. Her massage addresses both musculoskeletal imbalances and energetic blockages; resulting in therapeutic, well-rounded bodywork, providing pain relief, relaxation, rejuvenation, and healing.

In 2000, Melissa began her studies from a Western massage perspective. Realizing this approach was only the tip of the iceberg, she began to learn more about the Eastern intricacies that shape her practice. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Alternative Medicine and is currently enrolled in acupuncture school.

A lifelong background in dance and movement, combined with a personal yoga and meditation practice, influences Melissa’s approach to bodywork. She has worked in a variety of settings within the United States and abroad. Her signature treatment combines deep tissue and Shiatsu (acupressure) while seamlessly integrating additional modalities.

Education
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine – Candidate 2018
Yoga Teacher Certification – 2014
BS in Alternative Medicine: Valedictorian – 2007
Zen Shiatsu & Whole Foods Nutrition Certification – 2002
Florida Academy of Massage – 2001

Modalities
Deep Tissue
Medical Massage
Sports Massage
Swedish Massage
Prenatal Massage
Trigger Point Therapy
Zen Shiatsu

Additional Modalities
Abdominal Massage
Assisted Breathwork
CranioSacral Integration
Hawaiian Lomi Lomi
Passive Stretching

Specialties

Rates

30 minutes$60.00
45 minutes$80.00
60 minutes$95.00
75 minutes$110.00
90 minutes$130.00
120 minutes$160.00

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Testimonials

Photograph of Melissa Bardachino, massage therapist, the massage collective"My favorite therapist I've ever worked with! My husband and I are very picky, that being said we have found the perfect therapist for us a The Massage Collective. Melissa is amazing and we don't ever want to see anyone else!!
J.Lee S.