We believe that wellness is multifaceted, and to achieve it, there must be a balance of body, mind, and spirit. This holistic approach helps us deliver a unique healing experience grounded in the formal techniques of deep tissue massage, sports massage, medical massage, cupping, active mobility stretching, aromatherapy, and reiki.

MELISSA HARRINGTON

Owner/LMT

Melissa is the owner and founder of Nirvana Bodywork and Mobility. She was born in California and moved to Virginia in ’98. Her passion for massage therapy started when she was 19 and now it has grown into her full-time job and motivation.

Melissa started working at iNlet Fitness as a massage therapist. There, she began creating her business from the ground up by working the long hours, learning new modalities for massage therapy, and, most importantly, building her clientele. When she created Nirvana, she had one thing in mind: to build an environment in which her team and her clientele could thrive together.

SHIANNE PFEUFER

LMT/MMP

Shianne is a Virginia Beach local who graduated from the Asheville School of Massage & Yoga. She has always been intrigued by Alternative Healing methods, Eastern Medicine, and the Holistic outlook of treating people as a whole.

Shianne is captivated by the body’s innate ability to heal and transform. She believes massage and bodywork help guide that somatic intelligence towards healing most efficiently, and that not all journeys have the same protocol. Shianne specializes in an integrated massage usually including deep, methodical strokes, sports, cupping, myofascial, and medical aspects. Shianne is a versatile therapist who loves to slow it down for her pregnant folks as well!

TRACEY ALEXANDER KISER

Reiki Master/NLP

Tracy, a Virginia Beach native, has been a Reiki Master since 2018, an NLP – Neuro-Linguistics Practitioner, and Certified Mindset & Life Coach.

Reiki practitioners work with life force energy to restore balance and harmony in the body, mind, and spirit, which is believed to enhance healing and overall wellness.

A session with Tracy may last from 60 -75 minutes. As you harmoniously and energetically receive her energy work on a infrared heated BioMat, essential oils will be offered in conjunction to address pain, trauma, relationships, mental & emotional healing, and other ailments. Find your balance with Tracy by booking a session today!

KACI MORGAN

LMT

Kaci is a licensed clinical massage therapist in Virginia Beach, Virginia. She specializes in Deep Tissue, Active/Static Cupping, and Myofascial Release Techniques. She holds certifications in Myofascial Cupping, Prenatal Massage, and is a M1 Graston™ Provider.

Born and raised in the midwest, Kaci’s career started in athletic facilities working with professional and college athletes to improve mobility and skill performance. She assisted the 2018 IGI Gymnastics meet & the 2019 NFL Combine Development Program in Illinois. After shadowing various Physical Therapists and Chiropractors, Kaci went on to start her own massage therapy business in 2019.

Her goal for each session is to facilitate the body’s natural healing process by using a variety of hybrid techniques. She strives to tailor each session to your individual needs and preferences.

MARGOT LUCCHESI

LMT

Margot was homegrown in the Pacific North West. She is a lifelong outdoor enthusiast and advocate for wellness. She graduated from Alexandar School of Natural Therapeutics, and also has a 200 RYT certification.

Margot specializes in Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, and Relaxation Massage. Margot is intentional with each treatment and aims to create a welcoming atmosphere. She will work closely to achieve your goals on your healing journey.

RACHAEL CHEEK

LMT

Rachael grew up in Hampton Roads, and graduated from Fuller Advanced School of Massage. Sport Massage, Myofascial, and Trauma Informed Massage are her specialties.

Rachael is fufilled to be a part of someones healing journey and it is the most satisfying thing to her. She wants to increase range of motion and decrease the pain a person might feel on a daily basis. Rachael works within the clients comfort level ensuring the ability to breathe and let physical tension go, thus restoring the mind body connection. She is especially drawn to clients who have experienced traumatic events, or if the person is in a highly stressful occupation. She wants to help people live free from pain.

 

Cassandra Keegan

LMT

Cassandra is a duel licensed massage therapist and aesthetician with training in deep feet barefoot massage. Her love to help people feel better has always been a passion.   She strives to continue learning and believes there is always room to grow.  Cassandra is a mother to two teenagers, two dogs and a cat. In her free time she is signed up for a dance class, spending time with friends and family or taking a nap.  She wants to help you feel better with the knowledge and training she has while she continues to expand and grow with Nirvana. 

TAYLOR FRIEND

Holistic Energy Therapist

Taylor is a Virginia Beach native. Her true passion is guiding others to heal their mind, body, and spirit so they can live a life full of gratitude and harmony.

Taylor received her Reiki Practitioner Certification from Miracles Wellness Center, her Clinical Hypnotist Certification from the Mike Mandel Hypnosis Academy, and her Breath, Body, & Sound Certification from Cultivating Inner Stillness. She offers Breathwork, Hypnotherapy, Sound healing, and Reiki healing. Taylor uses a unique approach of combining certain practices during your session to provide each client with an experience that is tailored to their unique needs in order to provide both immediate and lasting benefits. These combinations create a synergistic healing experience that nurtures your body, mind, and soul. Whether you are seeking relaxation, stress reduction, mindfulness, or transformation, incorporating energy healing into your wellness routine can help you achieve your goals and enhance your overall well-being.

BRITTANY JONES

Wellness Coordinator

Brittany is super excited to be a part of this incredible team of women. She truly loves when women come together to empower and celebrate one another. Brittany is passionate about holistic health as she believes true wellness is about healing the mind, body, and soul. She enjoys nature and spending time outdoors as much as possible. Some of her favorite places are in the mountains or by the water. Brittany is a plant mom at heart who’s on a journey of self discovery but dreams to one day open her own botanical shop and to have a garden big enough to share food with her family and community.