A New York native, Michael Campbell began his healing work in 1980. He is the founder and president of “Healing On The Bay, Inc.”. Michael provides wellness services on the water via chartered and private sailboats and on land in his private practice.
Michael is a Licensed Massage Therapist in the State of Maryland and graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors of Science in Health and Wellness from Kaplan University. He holds certifications in Life Coaching, Addictions Counseling and was formerly licensed in Colon Hydrotherapy in the state of Florida. Michael graduated from the Lawrence/Harrison Institute in NYC, the Florida School of Massage in Gainesville, FL and the Pacific School of Bodywork and Awareness in Kauai, Hawaii.
As a healer, Michael’s services include massage therapy, life and wellness coaching consisting of holistic nutrition strategies for wellness, stress management, whole food preparation, meditation and mindfulness, astrology, and the present-centered awareness method. Michael draws from 8 different massage and bodywork modalities in which he also holds certifications. They include structural-based systems such as Swedish massage, Sports Massage, Connective Tissue Therapy, Neuromuscular Therapy, Structural Integration, Reflexology and energy-based systems such as Polarity and Shiatsu.
Michael has a holistic approach in his wellness practice, centered in Spirituality. His focus is on relieving chronic pain and tension, restoring freedom in the body and peace of mind. Dialogues with his clients often uncover the source of stress or joy, which promotes healing. Michael points people in the direction of feeling good employing massage or other holistic healing modalities, i.e. laughter, rest, efficient work, forgiveness and setting boundaries in relationships.
Michael wants to leave a legacy of his service as his contribution to humanity. He is currently developing an apprentice program for new body-workers to follow in his handprints. The Holistic Massage Training Institute is his new home for refining his teaching skills and scouting out new talent to cultivate.
Michael has traveled nationally and internationally providing his services. He lectures, teaches workshops and classes to individuals, groups, and companies. Michael has a reputation of getting long lasting results precipitated by a co-active restorative relationship with his clients.
Michael Campbell has been sailing all his life. He has thousands of hours at the helm in the US and the Caribbean. He is also the co-founder of the Universal Sailing Club in Maryland. Michael’s passion for the sport is infectious and unparalleled. Michael brings all of his gifts and talents to bear on the water under sail. Wellness activities, delicious food, chair massage and life coaching are woven together as a full bodied experience never to forget and a powerful paradigm from which to live. When you sail with him, you are in for a truly fulfilling experience of unexpected, high-spirited fun! You must journey with him on HEALER.