Jackie Wolf, BSIE, LMT, OWNER
Jackie has been a licensed massage therapist since 2007. She ran a highly successful private practice in Kent, Ohio for 5 years. Recognizing there is a large demand for therapeutic work and medical massage, she founded The Stillpoint Therapeutic Massage Center in Hudson, Ohio where she now employs 4 additional licensed massage therapists.
Jackie built her business with a solid foundation. After earning her bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering and 20 years experience in corporate and entrepreneurial business, she graduated from the Ohio College of Massotherapy in 2006. Her engineering background brings a strong understanding of the body as a mechanical being. She understands energy and the loads and resistances you put on your body with respect to movement; this along with her analytical skills help identify pain patterns and enables her to work efficiently and yield quicker healing results.
She has completed more than 600 additional hours of continuing education. Jackie is certified in Chinical Rehabilitative Massage and trained in Craniosacral Therapy, SomatoEmotional Release Therapy, Visceral Manipulation, Precision Neuromuscular Therapy, Precision Neuro Mobilization, Precision Muscular Mobilization, MyoFascial Release Therapy, Sports Massage, Kinesiology, Pelvic Dysfunctions, and Orthopedic Massage. She has experience working with professional dance teams and athletes at professional, collegiate and high school levels. She also works closely with marathon and trail runners.
Jackie is President of the Ohio State Massage Therapy Association (OSMTA), a former board member of the Akron Executives Association and a current member of the American Massage Therapy Association, Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, International Association of Healthcare Providerss, Massage Northern Ohio Practice Based Research Network, and local Chamber of Commerce.
Brenda Blevins, Office Manager
Brenda has 15 years experience in business management and home inspection. She started with Stillpoint four years ago as a patient and experienced amazing healing via therapeutic massage. She now handles all office duties.
Aimee Bonhill, LMT
Aimee graduated from Ohio College of Massotherapy with an Associates Degree of Applied Science. She's been licensed since 2007, and is trained in Precision Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, and Swedish Massage. She's worked in several clinical settings. She has volunteered over 700 hours of massage therapy to oncology patients. She also served in the United States Army Reserves.
Phyllis Carpenter, LMT
Phyllis has been a licensed massage therapist since 2007. She graduated from the Ohio College of Massotherapy. She is trained in Deep Tissue Massage, Swedish Massage, Russian Massage, Primal Reflex Release Technique, Positional Release Therapy, Hot Stone Massage and Lymphatic Drainage.
Lara Chapin, LMT
Lara has been a licensed massage therapist since April, 2016. She graduated from the Ohio College of Massotherapy. She is trained in CranialSacral Therapy, Precision Neuromuscular Therapy, Precision Neuromuscular Therapy TMJ (Jaw Pain), Deep Tissue Massage, and Swedish Massage.
Jerica Hoffman, PT
Jerica Hoffman is a Physical Therapist who graduated with her Masters in Physical Therapy from Cleveland State University in 2005. She feels it is imperative to teach her clients how to help themselves feel better physically, mentally and emotionally, especially when dealing with persistent or chronic conditions that can prove challenging. Jerica utilizes manual therapy and corrective exercise with all of her clients, as well as Biomechanical taping when appropriate, to improve function and decrease strain while tissues and joints heal. Her years of experience in outpatient and homecare settings have helped her learn how satisfying small gains can be in how well a client functions at home and in the community.
Melanie Horwatt, BSDes, LMT
Melanie graduated from the National Institute of Massotherapy in 2016 with the highest of honors. She studied alongside the late Stephen Perkinson, a well-respected pioneer for decades in the massage therapy industry. She has advanced training and education in clinical and therapeutic conditions, as well as training in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, MyoFascial Release Therapy, Prenatal Massage, and Lymphatic Drainage. Melanie also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Design and minor studies in Psychology and Business from the University of Cincinnati. She has 20 years of experience in the design field, business management and training. Melanie was drawn to the massage therapy industry from her own personal healing journey, and is focused on a holistic approach to your overall healing, health, and wellness. Melanie also serves as Secretary on the Board of Directors for the Ohio State Massage Therapy Association (OSMTA).
Danielle Malak, LMT, PTA
Danielle has two Associates Degrees of Applied Science - Massage Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant from the Ohio College of Massotherapy and Stark State Community College. She has over 14 years experience doing bodywork in clinical settings. She is trained in Precision Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release, Sports Massage, Deep Tissue, Swedish, Cupping, Lymphatic Drainage, TMJ (Jaw Pain) and Pelvic Floor. Her most recent accomplishment is achieved Reiki Master, the highest level of Reiki.
Kathleen Maple, LAc
Kathleen is a 2011 graduate of The American Institute of Alternative Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. She has a Master's Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Diplomat status from The National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), and licensed by The State of Ohio Medical Board. She is certified in Contemporary Cupping Therapy from the International Cupping Therapy Association (ICTA) and trained in Gua Sha, Auricular Therapy and Electro-Acupuncture.
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Rebecca Schimberg, LMT
Rebecca has been a licensed massage therapist since 2007. She graduated from the Ohio College of Massotherapy with an Associates Degree in Applied Science. She is trained in Precision Neuromuscular Therapy (PNMT), MyoFascial Release Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage and Swedish Massage. She is currently working on her certification in PNMT. PNMT features a strong emphasis on structural analysis, an important assessment tool in therapeutic sessions.