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feel good. live well. thrive.

Welcome to Thrive Massage & Bodywork of Ann Arbor

Dedicated to providing expert care for your body and mind, conveniently located on Packard Street in Ann Arbor

Thrive Massage & Bodywork, LLC is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care.  With over 20 years of hands on massage & bodywork experience, we remain  dedicated students of our craft, continuously learning new ways to more effectively reduce pain and support physical and mental health. We have offered healing attention to hundreds of clients in the Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti area and have helped them tune in and feel what their bodies are communicating.

Serving Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Saline, and Milan, Michigan.

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OUR TEAM

Wherever you are in your life, we listen to your needs and want you to love your massage!

 

Aric Klos, LMT

Aric Klos, LMT

Massage Therapist

Aric brings over 15 years of experience in healthcare and has a full understanding of the therapeutic process. In 2008 Aric received an Associate of Applied Science from Baker College to become a Physical Therapy Assistant. He eventually discovered hands-on massage and bodywork was his passion and he pursed his Massage Therapy degree from Irene’s Myomassology Institute in 2011.

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Michelle Roman, LMT

Michelle Roman, LMT

Massage Therapist

Michelle Roman has spent much of her professional life working closely with clients in a wellness environment. After a 13 year career as an esthetician and cosmetologist she shifted her focus to Massage Therapy. She attended the 13 month program at the Adrian School of Massage and graduated in November of 2022. 

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Leah Crosby, LMT

Leah Crosby, LMT

Massage Therapist

Leah comes to massage with a rich history as a dancer, choreographer, yoga teacher, and long-distance cyclist. They studied massage at Northwest Academy for the Healing Arts in Seattle, Washington and have the blessing of the Royal Thai Ministry of Education to perform Thai Massage, which they studied in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Jaclyn Rey, LMT

Jaclyn Rey, LMT

Massage Therapist

As a Massage Therapist/Healing Arts Practitioner, Jaclyn is committed to bringing a blend of evidence-based and trauma-informed methods to the core of a client-centered session. Knowing that all individuals face different barriers to health depending on their background and lived experiences, it is important that all clients feel safe and held with compassion and understanding for the whole story of who they are, and their bodies tell that story.

LEARN MORE ABOUT JACLYN

Nichole Freiheit, LMT

Nichole Freiheit, LMT

Massage Therapist

Nichole has been a licensed massage therapist in Michigan since 1997, working for chiropractors as well as in spa settings. She loves offering the modalities of cupping and deep tissue massage combined with relaxation, stretching, and sports massage.

LEARN MORE ABOUT NICHOLE

OUR TEAM

Wherever you are in your life, we listen to your needs and want you to love your massage!

 

Heidi Johnson, LMT

Heidi Johnson, LMT

Owner & Massage Therapist

For over 20 years Heidi Johnson has provided clients with outstanding massage therapy services. Whether you are seeking the restorative pleasure of relaxation, soothing prenatal massage, a comprehensive sports massage, relief from a chronic backache, and/or trying to manage your stress, I adjust my style and technique to fit your needs.

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Anna Keene, LMT

Anna Keene, LMT

Massage Therapist

Anna incorporates an intuitive blend of deep tissue, myofascial, trigger point release and Swedish massage. Those techniques, along with her clinical education from Irene’s Institute of Myomassology will provide a thorough, soothing and effective massage.
Anna is especially great for those new to massage who may feel apprehensive to find their way to the table for the first time.

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Aric Klos, LMT

Aric Klos, LMT

Massage Therapist

Aric brings over 15 years of experience in healthcare and has a full understanding of the therapeutic process. In 2008 Aric received an Associate of Applied Science from Baker College to become a Physical Therapy Assistant. He eventually discovered hands-on massage and bodywork was his passion and he pursed his Massage Therapy degree from Irene’s Myomassology Institute in 2011.

LEARN MORE ABOUT ARIC

Leah Crosby, LMT

Leah Crosby, LMT

Massage Therapist

Leah comes to massage with a rich history as a dancer, choreographer, yoga teacher, and long-distance cyclist. They studied massage at Northwest Academy for the Healing Arts in Seattle, Washington and have the blessing of the Royal Thai Ministry of Education to perform Thai Massage, which they studied in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

LEARN MORE ABOUT LEAH

Michelle Roman, LMT

Michelle Roman, LMT

Massage Therapist

Michelle Roman has spent much of her professional life working closely with clients in a wellness environment. After a 13 year career as an esthetician and cosmetologist she shifted her focus to Massage Therapy. She attended the 13 month program at the Adrian School of Massage and graduated in November of 2022. 

LEARN MORE ABOUT MICHELLE

Jaclyn Rey, LMT

Jaclyn Rey, LMT

Massage Therapist

As a Massage Therapist/Healing Arts Practitioner, Jaclyn is committed to bringing a blend of evidence-based and trauma-informed methods to the core of a client-centered session. Knowing that all individuals face different barriers to health depending on their background and lived experiences, it is important that all clients feel safe and held with compassion and understanding for the whole story of who they are, and their bodies tell that story.

LEARN MORE ABOUT JACLYN

Nichole Freiheit, LMT

Nichole Freiheit, LMT

Massage Therapist

Nichole has been a licensed massage therapist in Michigan since 1997, working for chiropractors as well as in spa settings. She loves offering the modalities of cupping and deep tissue massage combined with relaxation, stretching, and sports massage.

LEARN MORE ABOUT NICHOLE

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OUR BODIES NEED EXPERIENCED
AND KNOWLEDGEABLE CARE.

Whether you are an athlete in training or rehabbing from an injury or medical procedure, massage has proven effective in speeding up recovery times. Studies have shown that massage also helps relieve symptoms of stress,  anxiety, and depression. If you happen to be pregnant and wonder if massage is safe for you, please read more about the positive impact of pre-natal massage. Wherever you are in your life, we listen to your needs and want you to love your massage!

OUR BODIES NEED EXPERIENCED
AND KNOWLEDGEABLE CARE.

Whether you are an athlete in training or rehabbing from an injury or medical procedure, massage has proven effective in speeding up recovery times. Studies have shown that massage also helps relieve symptoms of stress,  anxiety, and depression. If you happen to be pregnant and wonder if massage is safe for you, please read more about the positive impact of pre-natal massage. Wherever you are in your life, we listen to your needs and want you to love your massage!

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Give the gift of massage

We are happy to offer gift certificates and make it easy for you to share the benefits of massage therapy.

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Thrive is here to support your health and well-being so we make it easy for you with:

New Client Discounts

Easy Online Scheduling

Centrally located on Packard St. in Ann Arbor with free and ample parking

Contact Thrive Massage & Bodywork, LLC today to inquire about what Ann Arbor’s best massage practice can do for you, your friends and your loved ones.

 

feel good. live well. thrive.