Kate Peck is a certified and licensed massage therapist and founder of Journey to Health. She has been in private practice in Newton, MA for 22 years, specializing in craniosacral therapy, myofascial release, burn scar therapy and therapeutic massage. She had been a certified athletic trainer for 30 years, retiring in 2016. She spent 10 years on the Sports Medicine staff at Harvard University.
Kate specializes in treating children & adults with post-concussion syndrome, as well as treating those suffering with migraine headaches. Her newest passion is working with burn survivors doing Burn Scar Therapy, work that she has developed over the past four years. Kate has founded the Massage and Burn Scar Therapy Foundation. Its mission is to improve the quality of life of all burn survivors through the use of effective & compassionate massage and Burn Scar Therapy.
Kate has been teaching continuing education courses in craniosacral therapy, myofascial release and burn scar therapy to massage therapists and certified athletic trainers for The Bodywork Education Project since 2009. She has been a presenter at massage therapy conferences, athletic training conferences, at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital's Integrative Medicine Lecture Series and The American Burn Association's Northeast Region Burn Conference. She has also taught anatomy, myofascial release techniques and craniosacral therapy to massage students at the Muscular Therapy Institute and the Cortiva Institute from 1999-2009.