Registered Massage Therapy

on Beautiful Salt Spring Island BC

R.M.T

What is massage therapy?

Massage therapy is the manipulation of soft tissues, fascia and joints of the body to augment physical function, reduce tension, relieve pain, increase circulation and overall enhance a person's health and well-being. 

Massage has been shown to be helpful for:

  • anxiety

  • digestive disorders

  • fibromyalgia

  • headaches

  • insomnia related to stress

  • myofascial pain syndrome

  • soft tissue strains or injuries

  • sports injuries

  • temporomandibular joint pain (TMJ)

  • edema

R.M.T.'s may use several different techniques, also called modalities. some of the modalities I use in my practice include...

  • myofascial release

  • general swedish massage

  • deep tissue massage

  • myotonic release

  • trigger point therapy