About Us

Hand's of Life's Journey

Rachel has been a dedicated practitioner of holistic medicine since 2005. Graduate of Northwestern Health Sciences University in advanced clinical massage therapy. She opened Hands of Life, St. Cloud in 2008, wanting to provide quality professional massage to the St. Cloud area.   Rachel has been successful because she loves empowering patients to understand their bodies and discover the gentle power of Self Healing and other  healing arts. 

As a well-renowned Massage Therapist, Doula and Professor, Rachel enjoys bridging the gap between holistic and western medicine while providing a safe and nurturing atmosphere in which to heal and learn. 

Hands of Life therapists are highly skilled in techniques for every stage of life, to ensure a better quality of life.  We are always looking to integrate new connections, treatments and therapies into our practices and believe that continued learning, is important for any good  Massage Therapist. 


Rachel Niewind

Owner, Manager, Massage Therapist (BCTMB)

Rachel has been a professional Massage Therapist for over 15 years, and has owned Hands of Life since 2008. She is trained and certified in almost all modalities for Bodywork and Massage. Besides practicing therapeutic massage, Rachel is also a Midwife/ Doula, and a professor at Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, MN.

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Sarah Krousey

Certified Massage Therapist

Sarah has been a Massage Therapist for 3 years. Sarah's favorite modalities to perform are Sports Massage, Cupping, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy and Assisted Stretching. Sarah has a great interest in taking the therapeutic approach to massage, helping get to the root of the issue is really an important focus in her treatments.



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