Our Registered Massage Therapists
Angela Lent, Registered Massage Therapist
Angela graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Eastern College Saint John in June 2013. During her 88 week course she has completed 2200 hours of study including over 450 hours of hands-on training in different clinical and outreach settings as well as taken introductory courses in Reiki and foot reflexology. Since graduating Angela has completed a certification course in cupping massage and is eager to continue taking additional courses in order to provide the best possible care to all her clients and to further her skills and knowledge in the massage therapy field. Angela currently practices both Swedish and non-Swedish techniques including but not limited to, therapeutic and relaxation, lymphatic drainage, and cupping massage. Angela is an active member in good standing with the Association of New Brunswick Massage Therapists and is excited to be joining the Massage Addict Saint John team to help you experience the many benefits massage therapy has to offer!
Laureen Craft, Registered Massage Therapist
A native of Saint John, Laureen has been a practicing Massage Therapist for 14 years and a Massage Therapy instructor for the past 12 years. She has extensive training in myofascial release, TMJ disorder, pregnancy massage, deep tissue release, lymphatic drainage, rehabilitative massage for MVA’s and sports massage. She is a provider for Sport NB.
She is also close to finishing her foot reflexology certification. Laureen has volunteered at many sporting events and fundraisers in the city. She is a fitness instructor and has been involved with a variety of sports such as running, soccer and rugby. Laureen will create a treatment plan for your specific needs based on assessment findings and client complaints.
Jessica Brown, Registered Massage Therapist
Jess Brown graduated with distinction from the massage therapy program at Eastern College in July 2018, and is certified in swedish massage, deep tissue, myofascial release, cupping, hot stone, as well as pre- natal massage. Although new in her practice, Jess has extensive knowledge of body mechanics through fitness and yoga and uses this to individualize each and every treatment to best serve your needs. Her passion is to help people reach their goals whether it be to decrease pain, increase flexibility or to relax. At home, she embraces and promotes a healthy active lifestyle through clean eating, yoga and hula hoop dance.
Jess looks forward to helping you live your best life with less pain, more mobility and more joy.
Amber MacDonald, Registered Massage Therapist
Amber graduated at Eastern College Saint John from the Massage Therapy Program in July 2014, the program consists of 2200 hours including hands-on training of clinical and outreach settings. Amber is an active member of the College of Massage Therapist of New Brunswick and the Association of New Brunswick Massage Therapist Since 2014. Amber has been employed with Massage Addict Saint John team since August 2014. Amber practices Therapeutic and Relaxation massage including Swedish and non-Swedish techniques. These include deep tissue massage, pregnancy massage, hot stone massage, motor vehicle accidents, acute and chronic pain as well as any health conditions or ailments including TMJ, Plantar Fasciitis, Sciatic Nerve pain etc. Amber is certified to practice cupping treatment though the College of Acupuncture and Therapeutics. Amber has also taken Massage Therapy for Pregnancy by Trimesters: Massage Therapy Education Perinatal Professional Development. “I choose this career as I have always wanted to work in the health care field and what a greater feeling at the end of the day to know you have helped someone relieve and manage pain.” Amber is eager to provide every client with the excellent care and respect as well as any advice on stretching and reducing pain.
Shyanne Culley, Registered Massage Therapist
Shyanne graduated from Kine Concept in 2001, she has 18 years of Massage Therapy experience. Shyanne specializes in deep tissue massage, pregnancy massage and cupping.
Natasha Logan, Registered Massage Therapist
Natasha graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Eastern College Saint John in 2016. During her 88 week program she has completed 2200 hours of study including over 440 hours of hands-on training in different clinical and outreach settings.
Natasha has been employed with Massage Addict team since Oct 2016 and practices Swedish and Non Swedish techniques such as deep tissue massage, pregnancy massage, hot stone massage, MVA , acute and chronic pain as well as many other any health conditions including TMJ, Plantar Fasciitis, Sciatic Nerve pain and Lymphatic Drainage.
Kira Northrup, Registered Massage Therapist
Kira graduated with distinctions from Eastern College in August 2020. During her studies she gained experience with a vast number of conditions such as strokes, fibromyalgia, and chronic pain to name a few. As a therapist, her main focus is her client care; making sure each client feels safe and comfortable during treatment and obtaining their treatment goals whether it is relaxation or therapeutic massage. In the future Kira plans to take courses such as cupping, hot stone, and Gua Sha.