About Me at BIA
Vivian started working in a chiropractic office in 1993 as a bilingual office assistant. By 1994 she received her certification as a chiropractic x-ray technician and chiropractor’s assistant. In 1995 she graduated from the Health Options Institute massage therapy program. Since then she has continued to practice massage therapy in a chiropractic setting while maintaining a private clientele as well. She is licensed in the State of Pennsylvania for massage therapy and a member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals.
Vivian was introduced to Dr. Donna Copertino of BACK IN ACTION in early 2016. Through Dr. Copertino she learned about Active Release Technique (ART). She became very interested in ART and began to study the effective soft tissue modality with lead her to becoming a certified provider in August of 2017.
Vivian integrates a number of different massage systems to customize each session to the needs of the individual client. Such as Active Release Techniques, Sports Massage, Deep Tissue and Reflexology to name a few.
In addition she believes in service to the community and is proud to have supported several causes by volunteering her time at 5/10K races and donating her services to such organizations as the American Diabetes Assn, Pediatric Cancer, Salvation Army Care 4 Kids, Ben Yourgey Foundation and National Alliance for Mental Illness.
Massage... It’s therapy for your mind, body and spirit.