John Balletto is a licensed massage therapist (RI Lic MT--00194) and Certified Kinesio Taping(R) Practitioner in private practice in the Historic Pawtucket Mills building at the Providence and Pawtucket city lines. He is a past national Vice President of the American Massage Therapy Association and a Past President of the Massage Therapy Foundation. Currently, John is a professional member of Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals, the Fascia Research Society; an Associate Member of the American College of Sports Medicine, and also holds membership in the KinesioTaping Association of America and the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education.
In addition to his private practice, John is the massage therapist for several professional and collegiate teams including the Providence College Track, Field and Cross Country Teams and currently serves as the Chair, Board of RI State Licensed Massage Therapists.
He has also authored a chapter titled Functional Taping in the newly published text Integrative Pain Management: Massage, Movement and Mindfulness Based Approaches.
An avid sculler and sweeps rower at the Narragansett Boat Club, John also enjoys gardening, cycling, canoeing, classical music, birdwatching, photography, and beekeeping.
John and his wife, Janet, live in Warwick, Rhode Island.