Erin McKain, Owner, Manager, R.M.T., (M.T.A.A.) – graduated from the two-year Grant MacEwan Massage Therapy program in 2006 with a 2200 hour certification. She specializes in deep tissue massage, treating many different chronic pain and overuse injuries. Her repertoire also includes therapeutic, trigger point, sports, pre & post-natal, myofascial release.
Sharon Hrudey, R.M.T., (NHPC) – graduated from the two-year Grant MacEwan Massage Therapy program in 2006 with a 2200 hour certification. She specializes in deep tissue massage which enables her to treat many common injuries and conditions. Her repertoire includes therapeutic, trigger point, pre & post-natal and myofascial release.
Sonia Lafleur, BA, R.M.T., (RMTA) - graduated from MH Vicars School of massage in 2004 with a 2200 hour certification & offers one of the most effective massage treatments available today. Sonia has developed several deep tissue protocols designed to improve muscle function, increase range of motion and bring the entire body into balance. This type of Myofascial Therapy is widely used in professional sports across the world and can be adapted to any musculoskeletal condition - chronic or acute. It facilitates sports conditioning, injury rehabilitation and improves the effectiveness of other therapies and treatments. She has worked with clients aged 5 to 85. She is recognized & endorsed by professional athletes, Olympic athletes, doctors, nurses, chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists and other fascial specialists. The results of her treatments are immediately noticeable, dramatic & long lasting.
Monika Czuprynksi, R.M.T., (NHPC) - graduated from Lakeland College Massage Therapy Program in 2007. She is currently practising deep tissue techniques, lymphatic drainage, sports massage, pre & post-natal massage, reiki and has been influenced by rolfing and cranio-sacral style of treatments and philosophies. Monika has the ability to identify patterns of physical stress in the body with with the experience of her own quest for body balance and her 15 years of gymnastics training, physical therapies & healing modalities, she has a wealth of knowledge to assist you in your journey.
Courtney Buffalo, R.M.T., (M.T.A.A.) - graduated from MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy in 2014 with a 2200 hour certification. She was trained in various techniques to treat different conditions and injures. She specializes in therapeutic, deep tissue, relaxation, pre & post natal. She is excited to further her education in active release, myofascial release, and sports massage.
Marianne Pickering, R.M.T., (M.T.A.A.) - graduated from the two-year Lambton College Massage Therapy program in 2011 with a 2200 hour certification. She became registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario in 2011 and became a member of the Massage Therapist Association of Alberta in 2014. Marianne has training in Swedish massage, static pressure techniques, cross-fibre frictions, manual lymphatic drainage, fascial/connective tissue techniques, joint mobilization, hydrotherapy and remedial exercise.
She is continuing to learn new techniques and is always expanding her knowledge of massage therapy and the human body. She is trained to treat a variety of conditions such as musculoskeletal injuries, overuse injuries, headaches, postural dysfunctions, joint dysfunctions, conditions affecting the nervous system, and respiratory pathologies. She takes a special interest in treating repetitive strain injuries and sports injuries because she loves helping people get back to the things they enjoy.
Lisa Malonik, R.M.T., (M.T.A.A) - graduated from Grant MacEwan University in 2014 with a 2200 hour certification. She has been trained to provide a variety of different types of massage such as; relaxation, deep tissue, pre & post natal, therapeutic & basic sports massage. She learned and utilizes a variety of different techniques such as; Trigger point therapy, Cross fiber fractioning, PNF, Sweedish massage, introductory level Myofascial Release, introductory level Joint Mobilizations, introductory level manual lymphatic Drainage & more. Lisa is excited to learn more and further extend her education. Lisa says that the best satisfaction she gets out of her day is when her clients report back to her with improvements.
Sara Gallagher, R.M.T., (RMTA) - graduated from the two-year MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy program in 2013 with a 2200 hour certification. She has been trained in a wide variety of modalities and techniques which enables her to treat chronic pain, common injuries and conditions. She particularly enjoys providing therapeutic, deep tissue, relaxation and pre & post-natal massage to her clients. She looks forward to furthering her education and pursue a certification in Active Release Technique.
Danielle Normandin, R.M.T., (NHPC) - graduated from the two-year Lethbridge College Massage Therapy program in 2014 with a 2200 hour certification. She also has certification from the traditional Hawaiian massage called Lomi Lomi (Maui, Hawaii - 2014). Her specialty is deep tissue with a relaxation twist, which enables her to release muscle pain in common areas buy then relaxing the area by using soothing Lomi Lomi techniques. Her repertoire includes therapeutic, deep tissue, relaxation, pre & post- natal massages. She looks forward to continuing her education with more techniques such as advanced Lomi Lomi, Active Release, Thai Massage, and many more.
Lorraine Schlotter (R.Ac) – received the highest standards of education from the 3-year acupuncture program at Grant MacEwan University in 2009 along with a 2-year Holistic Practitioner license. Her training includes extensive knowledge of Chinese and Western medicine, anatomy, pathology, pharmacology, physiology, and Chinese herbology. Lorraine has also completed a course on Therapeutic Acupuncture at the Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences at the Xi Yuan Hospital in Beijing. She is licensed and registered with the College & Association of Acupuncturists of Alberta.
Jodi Willis (R.Ac) – graduated from the esteemed Grant MacEwan University’s Acupuncture Program in 2010. Under the tutelage of many incredible teachers, she acquired the skills and knowledge to become a licenced and registered acupuncturist through the College and Association of Acupuncturists of Alberta.
Jodi specializes in Master Tung acupuncture, which is a highly effective form of distal acupuncture. This means that you do not have to be needled into your area of pain, as most of the needles will be in your arms and legs. She is also an auricular (ear) therapist, who has studied under world renowned Dr. Li Chun Huang, who has practiced this art for 45 years. Essentially, the ear can be used to diagnose and treat disease. From Dr. Wei-Yen Chang, Jodi has done considerable studies on pulse diagnosis and Chinese Herbal Therapy. Special areas of interest are treating pain and stress disorders, gastrointestinal problems, women's health, migraines, vertigo, addictions and mental health issues. If you have any questions, she would be happy to answer them, you can email her at email@example.com.