Barkley Massage & Chiropractic features a calm and relaxed setting with 7 private treatment rooms for our talented licensed massage therapists. We’re centrally located in Bellingham, WA with ample free parking.
Simply choose the type of massage you are looking for and book an appointment that works best for your schedule.
Matthew Horikawa, LMT
Techniques: Treatment, Deep-Tissue, Sports, Myofascial-Release, Orthopedic, Relaxation & Swedish Massage
Matt was born and raised in the San Juan Islands and has a deep love for everything that the PNW has to offer.
He graduated from the Whatcom Community College Massage Therapy Program, and incorporates Swedish Massage, Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Muscle Energy Techniques and even a little Thai Massage into his therapy sessions. This unique approach to both treatment and wellness massage ensures both deep relaxation and positive patient outcomes.
In his spare time Matt enjoys traveling & continuing education.
Tonya Ross, LMT
Techniques: Pregnancy, Relaxation & Swedish Massage
Tonya is a Washington native who enjoys books, dogs, and all kinds of hand crafts. After living a life at a desk all day, personal experience with regular massage led her back to school to learn more about the practice and its benefits.
Massage provides not only physical benefits, but also has a positive impact on mental and emotional wellbeing. With how stressful life can be, finding a space to quiet the mind is crucial for also achieving physical relaxation. Massage can facilitate healing from injury, promote regular physical wellness, and improve general state of mind.
Tonya, for one, can easily say that getting regular massage has changed her life for the better.
Cody Schuler, LMT
Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Sports, Trigger-Point, Thai, Acupressure, Relaxation & Swedish Massage
Cody is a PNW native who has spent his life studying how the body moves through Gymnastics, Martial Arts, Parkour, and Rock Climbing, as well as a variety of other sports. With his understanding of muscles and movement he can tailor any session to what your body needs. Whether it’s treatment, sports or simply relaxation.
Cody has been practicing massage since 2011 after graduating from Spectrum Center School of Massage. Cody has worked with Olympic athletes, MMA fighters, professional marathoners, as well as other notable athletes. He will make sure every session is perfectly designed for you and your body.
Katy Burgess, LMT
Techniques: Relaxation, Swedish, Pregnancy, Lymphatic Facilitation and Myofascial Release.
Born and raised in Michigan, Katy graduated from the Lakewood School of Therapeutic Massage in 2008. She became interested in yoga, massage and the healing arts after experiencing fatigue and burnout while working in the fast paced restaurant industry.
After taking some time off for world travel, she settled in Bellingham, Washington and went on to further her education by enrolling in the Massage Program at Whatcom Community College and graduating in 2016.
Katy has a passion for facilitating the mind-body connection through thoughtful, personalized bodywork sessions. Her massage style encourages deep relaxation while targeting specific muscles and tissues to effect lasting change and restore balance in the body.
Katy specializes in Swedish, Relaxation, Myofascial Release, Prenatal, Trigger Point Therapy, Sports and Geriatric. She includes orthopedic techniques that assist in the removal of discomfort and pain, increase range of motion around the joints and encourage healing of the body.
Elijah Molohon, LMT
Techniques: Trigger-Point, Deep-Tissue , Sports, Lymphatic Facilitation, Relaxation & Swedish Massage
Elijah graduated from Whatcom Community College’s Massage Therapy program in 2016. Elijah pursued Massage Therapy after receiving therapeutic massage for a devastating lower back injury that left him unable to walk for a short period of his life. Using the knowledge from his own experience, he incorporates Swedish Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Lymphatic Facilitation, Myofascial Release and Muscle Energy Techniques to create a relaxing and therapeutic massage designed for the needs of his clients. Elijah is currently in studying Computer Science at Western Washington University. In his free time, Elijah enjoys hiking and playing one of the many musical instruments he has picked up.
Lindsay Davis, LMT
Techniques: Swedish, Trigger Point, Myofascial Release, Sports, Cupping, Hot Stone & Deep Tissue.
John Souder, LMT
Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Sports, Relaxation, Swedish Massage & Pregnancy.
John spent several years working for UPS and before deciding to pursue a life changing career in massage therapy. He began practicing massage in 2014 and has had no regrets. He loves helping people and making them feel better!
Crystal LaVallee, LMT
Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Pregnancy, Injury, Sports, Relaxation & Swedish Massage
Crystal was born and raised in Utah and moved to Bellingham in 2018
Jade Childers, LMT
Techniques: Relaxation, Myofascial Release, Trigger Point, Swedish, Hot-Stone
Jade became interested in bodywork after using self-massage and yoga to recover from a broken wrist. She first studied Reiki in her home state of Minnesota, then moved to Bellingham where she graduated from the Northwest Academy for the Healing Arts in Massage Therapy in 2017. With the goal of facilitating deeper mind-body connection by relieving stress and pain, she uses a slow, focused blend of relaxation and treatment massage techniques including Swedish, hot stone, myofascial release, and trigger point therapy.
Ashley Vonsovic, LMT
Techniques: Swedish, Deep-Tissue and Myofascial Release.
Ashley is a Washington state native who moved to Bellingham in 2009. She graduated with a bachelors in Environmental Studies at WWU in 2013. After graduation she found herself sitting at a desk day to day and experiencing the effects of inactivity on the body. Through her journey of self-care she found massage and the healing benefits it has on the body and emotional well-being. In 2018, she enrolled at the Northwest Academy of massage and became a licensed massage therapist in 2019. Her goal when practicing massage is client comfort and to facilitate your journey though healing.she incorporates Swedish massage, deep tissue massage and myofascial release to tailor each session to her client’s needs. In her spare time she enjoys being in nature and spending quality time with friends and family.
Brittany Keetin, LMT
Techniques: Deep-Tissue, Trigger-Point, Treatment, Hot-Stone, Cupping, Pregnancy, Relaxation & Swedish
Brit integrates Deep Tissue with Relaxation Massage to help clients who are dealing with repetitive use injuries, postural stress and the effects of aging find relief from pain and achieve optimal wellness.
Originally from Kansas, she graduated from the Northwest Academy for the Healing Arts in 2018 with a certificate in Clinical Massage Therapy. In her spare time she enjoys playing the fiddle, bicycle touring and birdwatching.
Todd Luther, DC
Techniques: Diversified, Sports, Extremities, Drop-Table, Rehab Stretches & Strengthening
Dr. Luther comes from a family of health care practitioners (including a MD, OB Nurse and a Certified Nurse Midwife) and he knew early on that healthcare was his passion. But it wasn’t until he injured his low-back snowboarding that he went to a chiropractor and became interested in the healing art.
Dr. Luther has been practicing since 2005 and is a Rainier member of the Washington State Chiropractic Association. Count on him to provide the correct diagnosis, recommends for care, and to do what is best for your health.
Please read some of his reviews from Glacier Chiropractic where he most recently practiced in Seattle.
Lindsay Worley – Insurance Billing Manager
Lindsay is from Washington State and has practiced massage for several years. Lindsay manages insurance billing and can help you with all your insurance questions. You can email her at email@example.com
Riley LaRue – Office Manager
Riley is currently studying Elementary Education & Special Ed at WWU and absolutely loves Bellingham. She plays guitar in her free time and likes cooking and reading. Please stop in and say hi!
Christine Gustafson – Office Manager
Christine is most recently from Colorado where she lived in Vail and enjoyed snow sports and selling cowboy apparel! She just moved to Bellingham to be closer to the water and spend time at sea level. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, arts and literature.