Simply Grounded Therapeutic Massage
Aligning Mind, Body And Spirit

About the Practitioner

Heather Dorweiler, Owner; AA, LMT, CMT


Heather Dorweiler owner/operator of Simply Grounded Therapeutic Massage is a licensed and certified massage therapist and has been practicing massage therapy since 2003. She received her training at St. Paul College.Heather's most recent training includes an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Clinical Massage. She also has training in Swedish, deep tissue, sports, healing stone massage, myofascial release and lymphatic drainage. Heather likes to integrate these techniques to help clients on their path to personal wellbeing.    

Direct   651-276-6388


Sister Lucy Bruskiewicz, BA, LMT, CMT

Sister Lucy Bruskiewicz is a native of Wisconsin and an active member of the Sister of St. Joseph Third Order of St. Francis.  Her mission as a holistic therapist began through formal education at various institutes, including St Catherine University. She currently continues her studies with the University of Minnesota, Center for Spirituality & Healing.  Her work as Spiritual Guide and healing touch through massage therapy has evolved from 15 years of exploration which transformed her mission.  Sister Lucy aims to promote growth and healing by stress reduction of body in order to access peace and inner wisdom to gain new possibilities of moving toward wholeness.                                                                         

Direct      612-306-8560 


Karen S. Gillespie, LMT, CMT

What are your specific bodywork and massage needs? I'm here to listen to you and want that discussion to be about you. Have you had an injury or are you dealing with an on going condition? Reducing your pain and life stresses is of the utmost importance to me. Meeting and working with you to introduce the therapeutic benefits of massage & energy bodywork & assist you is my goal. It's all about you.

Karen began her massage training at the Minneapolis School of Massage. Her practice experience includes: Eagan chiropractic (1989), Center For A Balanced Life (1994), Strokes For Folks (2004), and currently at Simply Grounded Therapeutic Massage (2007). I just added Lone Oak Bodywork & Massage Therapy (2012). Bodywork & massage techniques: Esalan, Swedish, sports, deep tissue massage, Polarity Therapy Techniques, Myofascial Release Techniques, Healing Stone Massage which uses cool and heated stones, and Medicupping and Negative Pressure Massage (cupping).  She has over 700 hours of training.

See online Calendar, also call or text me at 651-210-9434 



Gael Horner, RNC, NCLMT, NCRT


Gael Horner is a graduate of the University of Minnesota's School of Nursing.  She has worked in oncology, hospice and obstetrical nursing. During the deployment of her two sons she started to receive regular massage to deal with the stress.  Realizing the value of massage, in 2008 she became national certified in massage, bodywork and reflexology.  She is currently pursuing certification in infant massage.  Gael offers discounts to military families and will make hospital/nursing home visits. She combines her knowledge of the body, skills of massage and faith to assist others to table stress and nourish inner strength.                                                                                                                  

Direct 651-227-4604      email:


Jody Jackson, RN, BSN

Massage and Shiatsu Therapist


Jody offers Western massage services including Swedish, Deep Tissue and healing stone massage, as well as the Eastern bodywork technique of Shiatsu. Jody comes to Simply Grounded with a background in nursing and healthcare research.  It was while working as a nurse that she found the love of massage.  Jody has received her training from CenterPoint Massage & Shiatsu Therapy School.  Jody enjoys working with a wide range of clients, whether they are seeking the benefits of massage for the mind, spirit or body–for relaxation, stress relief, improved functioning, or relief of pain. One of Jody's goals in providing massage is to help clients feel more connected to their bodies, or one may say, more grounded!  Jody is thrilled to be at Simply Grounded and looks forward to working in partnership with clients to create a session that will meet their needs and goals.

Call or text 612-770-7565



Sharon Madison, LMT, CMT, NCMT


Licensed and Nationally Certified Massage Therapist since 1990. Sharon\'s expertise and training is diversified and explorative seeking healing, spiritual growth, and beauty.  Sharon\'s training is in Swedish, deep tissue, sports, connective tissue, myofascial release, cranialsacral therapy, foot reflexology, and acupressure. Energy work includes Reiki and Healing Touch. She is also trained in healing stone massage, Raindrop Technique (essential oils on back and feet), ear coning, and spa detox and beauty body treatments. Sharon\'s work experience is with massage healing centers, the University of Minnesota Womens\' Athletic Division, the Jewish and Maplewood Community Centers, and with Day Spas. She is a Certified teacher in Acu-Yoga (using acupressure points while doing yoga stretches) and Tai Chi Chih. Sharon\'s goals are to make each massage individualized and unique tailoring to specific needs and to offer a variety of modalities to promote health, wellness, and relaxation.  

 Direct   651-399-6645, email: