Meet The Staff

Gretchen Fitzpatrick LMT, CEIM,Artist

Gretchen is the owner of Healing Arts Massage Center and Healing Arts Henna is a licensed massage therapist, certified educator of infant massage, and full time art teacher.  She has been practicing massage for 12 years but recently moved to teaching art full time.  Gretchen has training in many different Therapeutic Massage Modalities including Hot Stone Massage, Fijian Massage (done using your feet), Thai Yoga Massage, Lymphatic Massage, Color and Vibration Therapy, Reflexology, Aromatherapy and Oriental Cupping.  She lives on a farm in Paw Paw, IL with her husband and three sons.  As an artists she loves to draw, paint and sew and often makes things to sell at the studio such as home blend essential oils, hot rice packs and Essential oil necklaces.  She enjoys spending as much time as she can in the outdoors, a true nature lover and tries to live a "green" lifestyle close to the earth!

Jean Hurrle


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 Jean has been a massage therapist since 1987, with training in swedish, accupressure, reflexology and myofascial release. She began her career studying shiatsu massage and tai chi. She specialized in relaxation massage and reflexology while working at a holistic spa for several years.  Jean learned massage for chronic pain and injury rehabilitation doing therapeutic massage for a sports medicine chiropracter for a decade. Her massage technique is customized to the needs of the client, adjusting the amount of pressure to enable the best results. 



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