Welcome to the TBW website

You have found the Therapeutic Bodyworks LLC (aka TBW) / Refresh On-Site Chair Massage website! This site will keep you informed about what’s happening at TBW / Refresh On-Site Chair Massage. Massage is far more than a luxury to occasionally indulge in. It can play an integral role in your wellness  strategy. Here you will find articles on all things related to massage, relaxation, injury recovery and wellness. Grab a bottle of water or maybe a juice, get comfortable and start browsing the site. You will want to check back often, as the page will be up-dated regularly.
(Articles, Blog posts and Videos are provided for their  interest value only. They should in no way be construed as medical advise or a replacement for a conversation with your physician.) Find and read the complete Medical Disclaimer in the Blog / Article section.
I hope to see you again soon!

-Claire Hanley RN / LMT

Common Questions & TBW Videos

Massage & Chronic Muscular Issues

Do you have a chronic muscular issue? How different massage therapy practices can improve your results.

Frequency of Massage for Injury or Post Surgery

For the person with an injury or post-operation waiting time.

Discounts & Packages Available

Claire discusses package discounts that are available at TBW!

More Videos from TBW

Featured Articles & Blog Posts

What a Pain in the Neck!!

We’ve all been there at one time or another. You have a stiff, painful neck with a decrease in normal range of motion (AKA pain with movement). What the heck is going on??! First let’s take a snapshot look at the structures and function of the neck. You have the delicate cervical spinal vertebrae that […]

Back to School Back Pain: Ergonomics for children (and grown-ups too!)

Pediatricians, physical therapists, and massage therapists are seeing more young patients complaining of back and neck pain. The culprit is often overloaded backpacks. Backpack weight: According to the American Chiropractic Association, backpack weight is contributing to pain earlier than in previous generations. By 4th or 5th grades, children are packing textbooks and instuments as well […]

What are those knots I’m feeling?

The knots that you feel, that so often bring you to a massage therapist are actually muscles that have gone into spasm. Muscle spasms may also be called a cramp or Charley Horse. (Hmmm, not sure who Charley was or how a horse got involved – but I digress…) These spasms can occur in all […]

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