Holli Nye, LMT, MMP, BCTMB, BAS
CT License #006359
Holli is the founder and owner of TTMT. She graduated from the Groton campus of the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT) in August of 2005. After relocating to South Carolina, Holli passed the National Certification exam from the NCBTMB and obtained SC state licensure in January 2006. Holli worked in a variety of settings including a day spa, chiropractic practices, and a private massage therapy practice specializing in working with Fibromyalgia clients. In 2007, Holli completed continuing education for advanced certification as a Medical Massage Practitioner (MMP).
After returning to Connecticut, Therapeutic Touch Massage Therapy was founded in May of 2010. Using her experience and extensive training in several modalities of massage; including: Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, prenatal, and injury rehabilitation; Holli customizes each session to treat the client's needs.
Holli has worked as a Teaching Assistant at CCMT in Groton and is also an Approved Provider with the NCBTMB to teach continuing education to other licensed massage therapists.
In May of 2017, Holli graduated from Siena Heights University with a Bachelors of Applied Science majoring in Massage Therapy. She is a current member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and a Board Certified Therapist with the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). (Board Certified practitioners are required to be CPR certified and have passed an extensive background check.)
Barbara Harvey, LMT
CT License #000974
Barbara is an independent contractor working with TTMT. She is available for appointments during evenings and weekends.
Barbara graduated from Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy (CCMT) in Newington, CT in 1988 and has been practicing massage therapy since. Barbara is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and licensed as a massage therapist in the State of CT. She worked as an assistant teacher at CCMT for several years and practiced massage therapy in the New Haven area working with both chiropractic and naturopathic practitioners as well as in a day spa setting.
Barbara relocated to Mystic, CT in 2001 and became co-owner of Mystic Therapeutic Massage. During this time she was also drawn toward treating elderly and health-challenged clients both in home and in inpatient facilities. Over the years she has volunteered as many local charity events including the Terri Brodeur breast cancer walk, Angel Ride, and Tour de Lyme, among others. Barbara is certified in Mother Massage: Massage During Pregnancy, and has taught prenatal partner massage at Backus Hospital. Her continuing education also includes: Craniosacral Therapy Level I, Lymphatic Drainage, Sports Massage, and Myofascial and Visceral Release. Barbara earned a Hot Stone massage certification through Carollanne Crichton at Solavedi Organics in Guilford, CT.
Barbara moved to Niantic in 2015 and is excited to be a part of Therapeutic Touch Massage Therapy and build a clientele in Niantic, in addition to continuing to see clients at Advantage Personal Training in Mystic. Barbara is passionate about self-care and massage therapy as part of everyone's wellness regimen; her extensive experience and training allows the customization of each massage session to suit the client's specific needs.