A Mission, Passion, and a Purpose
We are passionate about helping you to find what is healthiest for you, to lead you to a lifetime of healthymotion™!
- To create personalized exercise programs that meet the specific needs of each individual client.
- To provide clients and patients with education about safe, yet challenging workouts. Healthymotion™ staff will help guide you through the trends in the fitness industry and complement other forms of exercise so you can safely enjoy them with specific knowledge about your body’s needs.
Lee Everett, MPT
Lee’s formal education includes a Masters in Physical Therapy from Northwestern University, and graduate course work in Exercise Physiology and Cardiac Rehab. She was motivated to pursue a career in physical therapy as a young teen when her brother became a paraplegic. As a caregiver and a patient advocate for over 20 years, Lee has a unique perspective in patient care.
Lee was introduced to Pilates while working as a physical therapist at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago with diagnoses including orthopedic outpatients, chronic pain, spinal cord injuries and the pulmonary rehabilitation program. Lee also continued teaching exercise classes in the fitness industry for over 20 years in addition to her career as a physical therapist. She has continued her education with advanced training in manual medicine from Michigan State College of Osteopathic medicine.
Lee is recognized by her peers in the physical therapy community and the fitness industry as a presenter and provider of continuing education. She has co-written, “Peyow Aqua Pilates” manual and DVD and produced the DVD, Healthymotion: Pilates for Everyone.
Lee is a fully certified STOTT PILATES™ instructor, as well as a STOTT PILATES™ INSTRUCTOR TRAINER for the STOTT PILATES™ organization.
Now, her passion is to use her formal education and experience to educate clients about safe, yet challenging exercise for a lifetime of healthymotion™
Joan Volpe, Massage Therapist
Joan is a Licensed and Nationally Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Body Work with over 15 years experience. She is a member of the Association of Bodywork Massage Professionals and a graduate of Wellness and Massage Training Institute.
Therapeutic Massage is an age-old remedy and health practice. It is found in all major civilizations, past and present. The healing systems of many cultures, including our own, uses hands on therapy to soothe aches and pains and facilitate the body’s own healing powers. From infancy to old age, massage has been found to enhance general health and well-being.
Joan has been treating and comforting clients that range from infants to nearly 90 years of age. She specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Hot Stone and Pre-natal massage. Appointments can be made through healthymotion™ or with Joan directly at 630 779-8383.