SUNNY BIRDSTONE, LMP, has been a Licensed Massage Practitioner in the Pacific Northwest for over 20 years. She began her career in the US Army as a clinician in acute minor illnesses for both troops and dependents in the AMOS walk-in clinic program. Today, she manages a thriving practice at Birdstone Therapeutic Massage, a clinical massage therapy practice in Washington state specializing in soft tissue injuries and complicated chronic pain. In addition, she has practiced massage therapy in long-term care facilities; chiropractic offices; for corporate clients; and has conducted repetitive use injury prevention classes with business clients in Tacoma, Washington. Ms. Birdstone has a special interest in neurologically based methods and has completed hundreds of hours of specialized education and training in myofascial release, neuromuscular therapy, and therapeutic stretching. She has skillfully integrated these techniques into a unique treatment for hundreds of clients experiencing chronic and acute neck and back pain. In addition, she has developed one of Cross Country Education’s most popular seminars on chronic pain.