5225 Sheridan Drive
Christine Bailor, is the owner of The Body Essential, with an office located in Williamsville, New York. She has been a full-time massage therapist since 2000, when she placed her full-time nursing career aside to pursue another area of healthcare. She is a Registered Professional Nurse and a Licensed Massage Therapist, in NYS and PA, as well as being Board Certified. She graduated from Sisters' Hospital School of Nursing in 1985 and the New York Institute of Massage in 1999. Christine continued her education at St. Joseph's College in Windham, Maine in Health Care Administration and the CORE Institute in Tallahassee, Florida.
The main areas of practice are Structural Integration, Myofascial Therapy and Oncology Massage.. As one of only two CORE Certified Structural Integrative Therapists in the Western New York area, Christine provides clients with a individual treatment regime, combining her specialized skills to obtain maximum benefit from the work. She has been trained in a spectrum of massage practices including but not limited to: Thai, Pre-natal, CranioSacral, Reflexology and Orthopedics. Christine is a past member of the faculty at the New York Institute of Massage and has also served as a Teaching Assistant for the Upledger Institute.
Christine is a Continuing Educator for LMTeach which offers a variety of CE programs for massage therapists. She is an active member of American Massage Therapy Association, Society for Oncology Massage,and American Holistic Nurses Association. Christine is currently the AMTA State Secretary for New York. She was a member of National Association of Nurse Massage Therapists, where she served as Secretary for the National Board of Directors.
Personal responsibility is highly valued by Christine and this is evident in her work, as she encourages her clients to explore what their bodies are saying to them and to discover the why behind it. We are responsible for our dis-ease as well as our healing. Her clientele covers a wide demographic: Physicians, Professional Athletes, Dentists, Chiropractors, Nurses, CEOs, Therapists, Educators, Students, and many others from a variety of professions and settings. Christine and a highly qualified group of Licensed Massage Therapists, Estheticians and Bodyworkers practicing out of The Body Essential strive to remain at the forefront of the massage therapy and bodywork world to always bring their clients the best in health and wellness services in the Western New York region
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