Therapists

Paula McQuaid P.T., L.M.T.

Paula McQuaid P.T., L.M.T., C.S.T, founder of Nantucket Holistic Health is a licensed physical therapist and a licensed and certified massage therapist who has over 12 years of medical experience. She has owned and operated Nantucket Holistic Health for the past eight years. She is a graduate of the University of New England and The Central Mass School of Massage and Therapy. She has worked in neurological, orthopedic and rehabilitation healthcare settings as a physical therapist. As an educational instructor, she has taught at The Central Mass School of Massage and Therapy and at Our Island Home. Paula has extensively studied osteopathic and other manual techniques. She has created her own treatment technique called Body Balancing. Body Balancing integrates the whole body layer by layer to achieve alignment of the spine, decompression of the central nervous system, balance of the internal organs and relaxation of the mind.

Extensive Training through The Upledger Institute, Barral Institute, Chikly Health Institute

  • CranioSacral I & II
  • Visceral Vascular Manipulation I & II
  • Visceral Manipulation I & II & III & IV
  • Lymphatic Drainage I & II & III & IV
  • SomatoEmotional Release I & II
  • Neuromeningal Manipulation I & II & III & IV & V
  • New Manual Articular Approach
           ~Upper extremity
           ~Lower Extremity
           ~Spine and Pelvis
  • Brain Curriculum I
  • Essentials of a Comprehensive Nutritional Practice
  • Group Exercise Certification, AFAA
  • Advanced Visceral Components of the Neck And Thorax
  • The Seven Pillars of Health

Mary Graves

Mary received her certification in Foot Reflexology from The Reflexology Certification Board, studying with the well known and respected Valerie Voner. She is also a member of the Massachusetts Association of Reflexology. Mary believes that the feet tell a story and Reflexology is a powerful tool towards optimal health. Her love of studying Reflexology originates from her genuine desire to help others. Mary believes in the importance of self-care and the body-mind connection. Reflexology is effective in relaxing, re-harmonizing and balancing the body. She has also completely Level II Reiki with Desiree Dennis.

Contact us

Nantucket Holistic Health
37 Old South Road Bldg. C #9
Nantucket MA, 02554

  • Phone: 508.228.7577

Hours of Operation

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday 9-3 and Saturday by appointment only
Sundays: Closed

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