74 N. Main Street, North Grafton, Massachusetts
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Our Team

Educated, Caring Professionals

We meditate and understand the power of positive thinking. We recycle, repurpose, and tread lightly on the earth. We exercise, eat organic foods, and believe in the value of holistic wellness. We offer every client respect, empathy, and our full attention. We are passionate about the work we do.

Julie Bovenzi

Owner, Licensed Massage Therapist, Holistic Esthetician & Energy Medicine Practitioner

Julie draws from 35 years experience as a Massage Therapist, Holistic Esthetician and Energy Medicine Practitioner. Her approach to massage is technical and highly intuitive, with the intention of finding balance between correction and relaxation. She does so by activating the parasympathetic nervous system, the body's states of rest and rejuvenation. Using rhythmic strokes, with intuitive hands and her knowledge of anatomy she is able to address chronic tension and problem areas. She is the perfect therapist if you are looking to relax while getting the knots out. As a Holistic Esthetician her focus is on preserving and promoting healthy skin. She does not believe in damaging the skin for short-term results, she believes in optimizing skin health to slow aging long-term. As an Energy Medicine Practitioner, Julie utilizes Reiki and Biofield Tuning. Julie loves to educate people on vibration and sound waves as a healing modality and to help people relax and reset their nervous system.Julie says "my commitment is to use my gifts and talents to serve others, to intentionally be a source of positivity and light to everyone that comes my way, hoping that they will pass this light to others".

Marissa Howard

General Manager

Marissa came to Truth with fifteen years of experience in business administration having worked in the Corporate, Higher Education and Non-Profit sectors but her passion has always been with Health and Wellness. She loves that her role as Operations Manager allows her to align her background and skills with a heart-centered, earth-conscious and holistic-minded small-business! She has a Bachelor or Arts in Sociology and Psychology from Assumption College. She completed her 200hr yoga teacher training with MetroWest Yoga in 2015 and is a certified JourneyDance™ Guide through Toni Bergins of Kripalu Institute. She has facilitated movement classes at the HeartWell Institute in Worcester, MA and the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, New York.

Suzanne Doiron

Holistic Therapist (LISCW, CBCP)

Suzanne Doiron is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years experience helping others cope and heal from life's most difficult challenges. She has been traditionally trained as a social worker and has spent the last 15 years immersing in energy healing practices. She is a certified Emotion Code practitioner, Level 2 Reiki Practitioner and practices Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT or Tapping). As a holistic healer, Suzanne's focus is on you as a whole person, body, mind and spirit. (Click photo to read more about Suzanne's services).

Melissa Augustynski

Licensed Massage Therapist & Deep Tissue Massage

Melissa is a Licensed Massage Therapist and recent Esthetics school graduate whose passion is helping to relieve stress and transform pain. She is a graduate of Salter School of Massage Therapy and Spa Tech Institute Esthetician Program, specializing in working with athletes, injuries, chronic pain, prenatal & post-partum clients and Deep Tissue Massage. When Melissa isn't at the spa she can be found chasing after her two adorable twin toddlers!

Jeanne Coleman

Licensed Massage Therapist & Thai Massage Specialist

Jeanne Coleman is a nationally certified and licensed massage therapist. Since graduating from Bancroft School of Massage Therapy in Worcester, MA, Jeanne has immersed herself in the study of Thai massage both in the U.S. and in Thailand, where she has made annual trips since 2004. Jeanne has studied with many of the most world renowned Thai massage schools and masters. Jeanne feels that this ancient form of healing is truly a sacred gift and is transforming for both giver and receiver. She loves to share Thai massage with others whether it be through giving massage treatments, through teaching, and/or introducing people to amazing and fascinating Thailand, the “land of smiles."

Caroline D'Elia

Licensed Massage Therapist

Caroline is a graduate of Bancroft School of Massage and is currently pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Psychology. Since 2005, she has been working full time in the massage field in sports medicine, spa and wellness settings and even owned her own practice from 2007-2018. An avid learner, she has completed 200 hr. IYTT (Integrative Yoga Therapy Training), Oncology Massage with Tracy Walton, Myofascial I & II with Howard Rontal, Repetitive Use Therapy with Michael Young, Thai Level I with Jeanne Coleman, Body Reading with Tom Myers (Author of Anatomy Trains) and Pain Relief Clinic with Eric Dalton. Beyond providing physical relief, Caroline loves reminding people of the body, mind, spirit connection through her treatments. She believes that incorporating breath-work, guided imagery or an essential oils can provide relief and balance to the body and are just as important as massage techniques she applies. She loves kayaking, hiking (especially to waterfalls,) being in on or around the ocean, and her kitty Behbae. ‍‍

Terry DiLiddo

Energy Medicine Practitioner, Reiki Master, Craniosacral Therapist

Terry is a heart-centered practitioner with twenty years of experience in the healing arts. She provides a peaceful, safe, and relaxed environment that supports the client’s own natural healing process. Using integrated modalities she listens to clients and guides them to connect to their inner wisdom in order to release blocked energy and unexpressed emotions. Terry graduated from an accredited three-year Energy Medicine school. In her free time, Terry enjoys meditation, playing crystal bowls, and walking in nature.

Lori Dowd

Licensed Massage Therapist & Craniosacral Therapist

Lori is a dedicated massage therapists who uses the power of touch to help her clients feel their best. In addition to her work, Lori enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with her family, friends, and animals. She is a graduate of Bancroft School of Massage Therapy and Upledger Institute and specializes in Swedish, deep tissue, and craniosacral massage.

Joanne Gaulin

Licensed Massage Therapist & Esthetician

Joanne loves helping people look and feel amazing. With over twenty years experience in the field, she specializes in massage therapy and esthetics. When she isn’t at the spa, she enjoys reading, traveling, knitting, kayaking, trying new restaurants and spending time with her wonderful grandson. Joanne is a graduate of Central Mass School of Massage Therapy and Elizabeth Grady School of Esthetics and Massage Therapy.

Amy May


Amy graduated from Spa Tech Institute in 2014. Her favorite part about her career is giving people a peaceful escape and the opportunity to feel better about their skin. Amy's loving touch and lightheartedness presence will put you right at ease during your treatment. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening, knitting and photography.

Tanisha McGreevy

Licensed Massage Therapist

Tanisha is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Cupping Therapist. With a background in Sports Medicine, and athletics, she has passion for helping other athletes or anyone dealing with injuries or chronic pain. As a whole hearted believer in individualized sessions for clients, she treats each session intuitively and with a total body approach in an effort to get clients to a healthier and pain free lifestyle. When she’s not working, she enjoys watching sports, eating charcuterie boards and going to comedy shows.

Shannon Mushrush

Licensed Massage Therapist

Shannon graduated from The Massage Institute of New England in 2000 with a certificate in massage therapy and holistic therapy. With over 20 years of continuing education and hands on experience spanning from medical facilities to the more relaxed spa settings she has helped her clients navigate pain management with a mind body approach. Her modalities include Swedish, Deep Swedish, Hot Stone, Prenatal, Sports Injury Rehabilitation and Reflexology. She finds constant inspiration from being in nature and expressing creativity through art while spending time with her amazing daughter and boxer puppy.‍

Samantha Rahall

Licensed Massage Therapist

Sam graduated from Bancroft School of Massage Therapy in 2016 with modalities including Swedish, Therapeutic Deep Tissue, Hot Stone and Prenatal Massage. She loves helping her clients feel safe and comfortable during sessions for deeper relaxation that lasts for days. Her favorite areas of the body to bring extra comfort to are the feet, hands, scalp and neck.

Brianna Riggin


Brianna graduated from Spa Tech in 2020 and is passionate about helping people feel their best. She loves helping people with acne and problematic skin issues. Her bubbly personality and down to earth, caring attitude will make you feel relaxed the moment you meet her. When she is not at the spa she loves going on adventures with her Black Lab/Great Dane fur baby.

Nicole Robinson

Licensed Massage Therapist & Energy Practitioner

Nicole is a licensed massage therapist who brings a depth of knowledge and compassion from over 14 years of experience. Nicole's background in herbalism, Ayurveda, intuitive energy work, and yoga informs her passion for healing and she loves to get the pressure just right for every client. Nicole believes in working with the body as a whole, and that self-care is essential to a healthy life! Nicole is a graduate of the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy and specializes in Swedish, deep tissue, reflexology, hot stones, and cupping.

Courtney Romero

Licensed Massage Therapist & Intuitive/ Energy Practitioner

Courtney believes in the power of education, exceptional service, and intuition. Since graduating from Bancroft School of Massage, Courtney has realized what it feels like to truly love her job and fulfill her soul's calling. Using her knowledge, experience, and her compassion for helping others, she aims to provide a healing and positive experience for each and every client she meets. Courtney has seen the amazing results of relaxation and consistent self-care, and she feels honored to be able to assist people in getting what they want whether that's less pain, more range of motion or a break from the stress of life! Courtney is Reiki Certified and is currently studying reflexology and shamanic healing practices. When she is not massaging, Courtney loves spending time with her 5-year-old daughter and her dog. She is passionate about kindness, nature, animals, music, dance, baking and wellness. ‍

Melissa Shadley


Melissa’s light touch, warm smile, and calming energy help her clients relax and heal. As an esthetician, she is constantly learning and always strives to provide a comfortable, safe environment for her clients. When she isn’t at the spa, Melissa enjoys cooking, being creative, and spending time in nature with her family. She is a graduate of Spa Tech Institute.

Lisa Campbell

Meditation Instructor / Reiki Practitioner

A true friend of the planet and all beings wise and wonderful, Lisa Campbell artfully weaves together a lifetime of nature appreciation and earth wisdom practices to help others awaken to their true nature through a direct recognition of their interconnectedness with all life. Lisa is a Kripalu-certified Mindful Outdoor Guide trained by Micah Mortali of the Kripalu School for Mindful Outdoor Living, NOLS Wilderness First Aid Certified, and a long-time meditation and mindfulness teacher and practitioner. Mindful meditation benefits not only you, but everyone around you too (friends, family, colleagues, even people you don’t know)!

Stephanie Coutant-Matsen

Yoga Instructor

A student and teacher of the art and science of Yoga for almost 25 years, Stephanie is passionate about bringing an open heart, soul depth, and playful exploration to her classes. She firmly believes in meeting students where they are in their practice. With a BA in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Social Work, she worked professionally in the healthcare and fitness industries before experiencing Yoga in 1999. It was a natural next step for her to practice and study Yoga as it addresses the individual person as a whole being; mind, body, and energy/spirit. She has studied a wide variety of Yoga systems and traditions, receiving her primary certification from the School of Integrative Yoga Therapy in 2006 and is a longtime member of the International Association of Yoga Therapists. With an abundance of experience teaching both groups and individuals, as well as diverse and special needs populations ranging from pre-school age to adult, she is committed to teaching how to bring personalized and practical applications of Yoga from classes into daily life for the betterment of overall health and well-being.

Laura Parmensi

Essentrics® Instructor

Laura has a background in teaching group exercise since 2001 and personal training since 2007. She is proud to say that exercise is her hobby and passion but promotes nurturing the whole body through lifestyle balance. Laura has worked full-time in the fitness industry since 2008. Laura discovered Essentrics® a few years ago, as well as the quick amazing results it provides the body which started her journey towards Essentrics® Level 4 certification in 2020. In her spare time she loves being in nature and learning more about our planet with recent studies in mycology, and plant identification.

Sue Howard

Yoga Instructor

Sue Howard was certified in Kripalu yoga as a 200 hour yoga teacher in 2019, certified in Yin Yoga with Bernie Clark in 2021, and has been practicing yoga regularly over 10 years. She enjoys sharing her love of yoga with those who are curious about how this practice can benefit their lives. She especially loves how Yin yoga can calm the mind and increase flexibility and energy flow in the body. Sue has been a registered nurse for 26 years and started the practice as a way to cope with job stress, and found that yoga is truly life changing off the mat. Learning to calm your nervous system is so handy in today's fast paced world, breath-work can be practiced in traffic, body scanning can be done to help you to relax before sleep.

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