Shayna S., RMT
Shayna is from the small town, New Sarepta and has lived around Edmonton her whole life. Shayna’s passion is the need to help people, which prompted her career in massage right after high school. Shayna graduated from Makami with 3000 hours and has 5 years of experience, and she couldn't be more proud of her career. Her specialties include deep tissue, trigger point release, sports massage, cupping therapy (myofascial release), relaxation and prenatal massage, as well as PNF stretching. Shayna’s other passions in life include the outdoors, traveling, animals, nutrition, fitness and spending time with family and friends.
Jordan H., RMT
Jordan received her accreditations and training for Massage Therapy at MacEwan University in 2014. She is able to incorporate several different techniques into a massage session such as myofascial release, trigger point therapy, joint mobilizations, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, remedial exercise and homecare, and manual lymph drainage. She also offers pregnancy massage. Jordan firmly believes in continuing her education, further perfecting the techniques currently at her disposal and learning new and different techniques in order to be more effective and efficient. It has been a lifelong dream and search for her to find a career that would allow her the opportunity to help others, and now that she has found it, is excited to start out in a career that has already proven very rewarding. Jordan enjoys meeting new clients and assisting them in attaining their health goals. Jordan Halliwell, RMT - Grant MacEwan
Patrick D., RMT
The best way to describe how Patrick works with his clients is “Inspiring the Body to be its Best”. An avid sports enthusiast, he understands the importance of keeping the body finely tuned; Therapeutic Massage inspires tense muscles to recover quickly thus restoring optimum functionality. With over 3000 hours of formal training in massage, Pat has acquired expertise in a wide range of modalities to help assist in bringing back proper functionality and pain free movement to his clients. He has extensive training in Orthopedic Massage, Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Trigger-Point Therapy, and Relaxation Massage. In 2011, the quest to become a Yoga Instructor lead Pat to southern India where he lived in an ashram and studied amongst many spiritual teachers. This adventure resulted in a life changing experience leading to a stronger, compassionate focus on healing and helping others. Pat welcomes everyone to feel comfortable to speak with him about how massage can be a beneficial choice on your path to Well Being. Pat Dobberthien, RMT, Makami College.
Kim L., RMT
Kim has 3000 hours of training and is a graduate of MaKami College. She likes to incorporate relaxation massage in with myofascial release, deep tissue work, and trigger point therapy. Combining these different techniques makes for a relaxing, yet effective massage in relieving tight muscles from every day use or injuries from overuse. Kim decided to become a massage therapist because she loves helping people. At the end of the day she find's such a fulfillment knowing she has made a difference in helping her clients feel better. Kim plans on taking Reiki levels 1 and 2 to expand her knowledge of energy healing and to help attune herself to understand clients injuries even better. Kim strongly believes in staying active in the gym to live a happy, healthy life. Kim Listhaeghe, RMT.
Natasha V., RMT
Natasha has been a registered massage therapist for the past 7 years and is very passionate about helping people on their healing journey. She specializes in but is not limited to deep tissue techniques focusing on postural issues. Natasha believes in healing from within to properly maintain the body. She enjoys many different outdoor activities, especially hiking in the mountains. Natasha Vetoshin, RMT - MH Vicars School of Massage
Kathryn O., RMT
Kathryn has 2400 hours of training and is a licensed massage therapist in good standing with NHPC. For the past three years she has worked with many athletes, and focuses on sports massage with emphasis on rehabilitation. Therefore, Kathryn tends to work with a Deep Pressure and has a Swedish massage technique. Kathryn enjoys weight training, biking, snowboarding and soccer. Kathryn Orleski, RMT
Kendra S., RMT
Kendra considers routine therapeutic massage to be very beneficial in prevention of every day wear and tear injuries, sport related ailments, and motor vehicle accidents. As well as in aiding and sustaining relief for chronic conditions and pain. She uses a variety of relaxation techniques to provide the client with comfort and allow muscle tension mitigation. This then contributes for easier manipulation of the muscle through GTO (Golgi Tendon Organ) release and passive stretching techniques. Her main focus as a therapist is to educate her clients and provide them with the information needed to prevent injuries due to incorrect posture and help them to counter act repetitive strain injuries.
Krystal M., RMT
Krystal has a wide range of pressure which ranges from relaxation to deep tissue. With a preference of a therapeutic style with trigger point release. She has been healing clients for the last 4 years where she worked in a chiropractic clinic specializing in sports injuries, whiplash, and general rehabilitation.
Jody O., RMT
Jody believes in the prevention of injury and illness through stress management and living a healthy lifestyle. She specializes in deep tissue, sports massage, and migraine therapy including TMJD treatment. She has taken additional training in Soft Tissue Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage, and Shiatsu Migraine Therapy. Jody stays active with her family and enjoys Moksha hot yoga, slow pitch, and running. Jody Oliver, RMT, MH Vicars School of Massage.