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Congratulations to AHH Owner Nicole Budeau, the 2023 Best of Madison Gold Winner for Best Massage Therapist!

A Healer’s Hand + The Nest (AHH) is an award-winning, Madison-based massage therapy practice dedicated to improving the standard of prenatal and postpartum care. AHH Owner Nicole Budeau is the 2023 Best of Madison Gold Winner for Best Massage Therapist, following the spa’s recognition as the 2022 Silver Winner for Best Specialty Spa.

Balancing restorative Eastern healing practices with science-based treatments and technologies, the AHH team — a compassionate collective of licensed bodywork and skincare professionals — provides premier therapeutic, prenatal, and postpartum massage, continuing education, advanced aesthetics, and physical therapy services.

Together, these distinct service offerings form a conceptual and literal nest — a safe haven and inclusive community environment dedicated to nurturing and empowering women and families through lifelong learning and holistic healing.







Advanced Aesthetics

Science-based, results-driven skin treatments and technologies designed to support you in looking and feeling your best. Our Advanced Aesthetics services include Hydrafacial, microcurrent, poly LED light therapy, and medical-grade skin care products, as well as facial and body waxing.

Pregnancy Massage + Prenatal Care

Designed to support pain-free pregnancies and improve labor and delivery outcomes.

Natural Labor Stimulation

Facilitating a natural labor and delivery process through specialized, gentle stimulation massage techniques in a calm and relaxing environment.

Therapeutic Massage

Discover the transformative healing powers of modern touch therapy.

Workshops + Education

Discover the incredible healing power of essential touch therapy. From couples pregnancy massage workshops and infant massage instruction to student training and ongoing professional support, AHH is committed to enriching local communities and families through continuing education and knowledge sharing.

Physical Therapy

Rediscover your inner strength. Comprehensive physical therapy services designed to restore the body’s natural resiliency.

Postpartum Recovery

Restoring the body and pelvic floor functions for a smoother postpartum recovery.

Eastern Healing

Tap into your universal energy and balance your emotional and physical well-being for the ultimate healing experience. AHH specializes in several Eastern Healing modalities, including Chinese Medical Massage (Tui Na), Reiki, acupressure, reflexology, and fire cupping.


We are always looking for amazing people and are currently seeking a licensed massage therapist to join the AHH team. Both full- and part-time positions available!

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 Nest News

Nicole Budeau Named Best of Madison 2023 Gold Winner — Best Massage Therapist

We are thrilled to announce that AHH Owner Nicole Budeau, LMT, CPMT, CIMI, has been named the esteemed 2023 Gold Winner for Best Massage Therapist in Madison Magazine’s annual Best of Madison awards program.

AHH Nominated for Best Specialty Spa in Best of Madison 2022

We are thrilled to share A Healer’s Hand + The Nest has been nominated once again for Best Specialty Spa in Best of Madison 2022. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for voting for us!

Ericka Parduhn Joins Advanced Aesthetics at The Nest

Please join us in welcoming Ericka Parduhn to A Healer’s Hand + The Nest — the newest member of our Advanced Aesthetics team.

Madison Mom Article Highlights AHH Commitment to Maternal Health

Madison Mom highlights AHH commitment to improving maternal health in recent article titled, Not Your Average Massage: Uplifting Women + Reclaiming Maternal Health at A Healer’s Hand + The Nest.

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