Valerie started her career in the bodywork field earning her degree and license as a physical therapist assistant in 1994. She quickly fell in love with the field of manual therapy, which led her to attend Bancroft School of Massage Therapy. She became a licensed Massage Therapist in 1998 and has continued her knowledge in the bodywork field taking extensive manual therapy continuing education courses. She has a very eclectic approach and intuitive nature that provides her clients with a thorough and sometimes transforming experience. Valerie has also studied Power Vinyasa Yoga and has recently completed a 200hr Teacher Certification. Valerie enjoys spending time with her family and practicing yoga, biking and hiking.