Our Registered Massage Therapists
Kimberly Barnes, Registered Massage Therapist
Kim is a graduate of the Massage Therapy program at Eastern College, Halifax Campus. Throughout her schooling, she gained experience with the treatment of specific conditions, including MS, TMJ dysfunction, tension headaches, and many more. She has a special interest in sports massage therapy and plans to continue her learning and education within this field. As well, she plans to further develop her skills and experience in myofascial, and many other specialties in the near future.
Kim’s main priority is client care and happiness. She loves to meet client’s goals and learn a few things along the way. During her studies, she gained experience is various clinical settings working alongside practicing RMT’s and chiropractors. Kim has volunteered at outreach events throughout Halifax including Studio in Essence (in conjunction with acrobatic fitness instructors.)
Kim is outgoing and professional and values the relationships she develops with her clients. She is excited to meet, and begin working, with you.
Gisella (Nelly G.) Vera S., Registered Massage Therapist
Gisella graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy (CCMH-Halifax), She is a member in good standing with the Massage Therapists Association of Nova Scotia (MTANS). She is also member of the Canadian Reiki Association (CRA) as a Reiki Practitioner Level 1 (Shoden) & Level 2 (Okuden).
During her time at CCMH she was involved in Chronic Pain and Neurologic Outreach Clinics, her treatments focused on a fascial – gentle approach. Gisella has continued to develop her skill set to include: General Swedish Massage, Myofascial Release, Hydrotherapy, Trigger Points, TMJ Dysfunction (jaw massage), Indian Head Massage, Cupping Massage, Palliative Care, Psoas & Diaphragm Treatment, Hot Stone Massage and Remedial Exercises.
All of this training and knowledge enables her to treat different conditions from acute like strains/sprains to chronic and/or neurological issues (Scoliosis, MS, Fibromyalgia, Arthritis, etc.) She can communicate in Spanish or English and her priority is to understand her patient’s needs combining her skills and gentle approach to support them in their journey to wellness. Gisella is passionate about how important it is to listen to our bodies, to slow down and take care of ourselves. She is eager to meet you and to help you to design the treatment that you need to attain your goals.
Dwaine Campbell, Registered Massage Therapist
Dwaine is an RMT who graduated Eastern College 2200 hrs Massage Therapy program in February 2020 with Honors .He worked in healthcare for almost a decade where his passion for assisting clients to achieve a feeling of health and wellness lead him to massage therapy. Dwaine learned a variety of treatment options that can be placed into treatment plans to fit the clients goal. Some examples of these treatment options are: Relaxation massages, Myofascial Techniques , Deep Tissue, Joint Mobilization and working on active trigger points, in which he excelled.
Dwaine is a calming relaxed person who’s dedication and determination for the clients health and wellness along with his ability to accurately pin point treatment options and problem areas, will help him tailor a precise treatment plan to aid in living your optimal lifestyle.
Anjelika Marshall, Registered Massage Therapist
Anjelika has always known she wanted to be in Health Care Profession. She has always enjoyed helping others to feel their best.
Anjelika began her journey in the Massage Therapy in 2022, after graduating Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy. Throughout her schooling, Anjelika gained knowledge in treating different conditions, including migraines, tension headaches, postural disorders, strains/sprains, tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, TMJ dysfunction, whiplash, and many more.
Anjelika practices massage therapy with gentle touch and offered therapeutic techniques including General Swedish Massage, Cupping Therapy, Trigger Point Therapy, and Myofascial Release. Anjelika has completed continuing education in Hot Stone Treatment, Indian Head Massage and Tool Assisted Massage. She also has a lot of experience treating prenatal patients and plans to continue her education in prenatal care and pelvic floor dysfunction.
Anjelika uses a therapeutic approach incorporating a variety of techniques with various depth and pressure for optimal relief of your concerns while still creating a relaxation response. She will listens to your concerns and will create a treatment plan with you that best suits your preferences. She is looking forward to begin working with you.
Katelyn Sudlow, Registered Massage Therapist
Katelyn attended and graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in Bedford. After graduation Katelyn moved to Whistler BC to enjoy her passions, skiing, biking and massage therapy. She worked with many athletes over the years and also has a background in relaxing restorative massages.
Katelyn recently moved back to Nova Scotia and is excited to continue working in the massage therapy field. She looks forward to meeting you and providing treatment to reach your personal goals.
Sergii Kozub, Registered Massage Therapist
Sergii was born and lived in Ukraine and then moved to Nova Scotia in 2014 to pursue his interest and become a Massage Therapist. Sergii has completed a massage therapy program at Eastern College Halifax graduating in February 2023.
While attending college, Sergii took courses in general Swedish massage, sports massage and myofascial relaxation. He has also been able to develop a diverse skill set that allows him to treat conditions such as whiplash, compartment syndromes, posture disorders, sprains, TMJ dysfunction, etc.
Sergii is dedicated to helping clients with his expertise in Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Massage and Trigger Point Therapy. Although it is known for its deep tissue work, it is also a great choice for a general relaxing massage. He is described as a very passionate and experienced therapist who believes that every treatment plan should be tailored to the person he is treating.
Kennedy Boutilier, Registered Massage Therapist
Kennedy is a graduate, with distinctions from the Massage Therapy program at Eastern College, Halifax Campus. She has gained experience treating MS, Osteoarthritis, Fibromyalgia, MVA injuries and many more conditions. Kennedy has great interest in sports therapy and plans to further her studies in this field. Additionally, she plans to focus on gaining more experience in myofascial and rehabilitation therapy.
Kennedy’s priority in her career is client care and well-being. She loves making sure her clients feel comfortable and that they have a full understanding of what each treatment will entail.
Kennedy is outgoing and professional, and takes great pride in the relationships she has with each client. She looks forward to meeting new clients and providing the best care possible to meet all of their goals.
Madison Buchanan, Registered Massage Therapist
Madison is a graduate of Eastern College in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her massage therapy skills range from therapeutic massage and relaxation- to deep tissue muscles/ joint focus. Madison is grateful she can help clients achieve their goals, whether it’s rehabilitation or therapeutic massage she strives to compose a massage that targets a positive solution. Massage Therapy has provided beneficial qualities for her own life and she would like to be able to share those experiences with others.
Madison’s goal is to further strengthen her skills and widen her offerings. She looks forward to meeting you!
Adrienne Petley, Registered Massage Therapist
Adrienne is an RMT who graduated with honors from the massage therapy program at Eastern College, Halifax Campus in February 2023. She has gained experience and strong skills in treating postural abnormalities, tension headaches, migraines, whiplash, TMJ dysfunction, and many more conditions. Adrienne has a high interest in therapeutic massage and relaxation and plans to continue her education within this field.
Adrienne’s main priority is meeting client goals and helping each individual feel comfortable and stress free. Adrienne is a caring, calm professional and values each relationship she develops with her clients. She is looking forward to meet and begin working with you.
Josiah Bartz, Registered Massage Therapist
Josiah Bartz is a RMT that has been practicing massage for four years. He has focused his training on alleviating pain and reducing adhesions associated with TMJ disorders.
Josiah also has experience working with athletes desiring to recover from sports related injuries or those interested in increasing optimal ranges of motion which have been limited by adhesions or trigger points. In addition to this, he also provides pre and post natal massages for women in the various stages of the trimester.
Josiah looks forward to meeting you and providing specific treatments to address your specific needs.
Shamus looks forward to meeting you.