About Health Awareness

Health Awareness Center – Northern Michigan

Health Awareness Center is located in Petoskey, Michigan and has been providing Massage and Bodywork services in Emmet and Charlevoix Counties since 1989.  While we are not currently accepting new clients for sessions, we are offering NCBTMB Approved Continuing Education classes.  Our class schedule for 2020 will be posted soon.  Please feel free to contact us for further information.

Sam Sharp Massage Therapy Petoskey Michigan

Sam Sharp, R.N.

Sam is dedicated to the promotion of integrative therapies and brings a holistic approach to his practice.

Sam is a licensed Massage Therapist in the State of Michigan. He is Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, and an Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the NCBTMB, and has been a member of the American Massage Therapy Association for 25 years.

Sam graduated from Eastern Michigan University with a B.S. in Education and has taught massage classes for the nationally recognized Health Enrichment Center in Lapeer, Michigan and for Kirtland Community College.

Sam has over 25 years of Massage/Bodywork experience and has logged over 26,000 hours of session work. He and his wife also own Open Sky Organic Farm in Pellston, Michigan.

Bodywork Relieve Discomfort Northern Michigan


At the Health Awareness Center, we use the term Bodywork for sessions where the goal is to relieve discomfort, increase range of motion or improve function.
Massage Therapy Petoskey Michigan


At the Health Awareness Center, we use the term massage for a session where the goal is simply relaxation. Massage should be a peaceful and comfortable experience.
Healing Touch Holistic Health Energy Northern Michigan

Healing Touch

Natural holistic health and well-being through energy healing therapy can help to restore and balance energy that has been affected by stress and illness.