(Psst... City Wellness is looking to add a few more therapists to the team so if you are a practitioner or know a practitioner that would like to work with the best patients in town, give us a shout!)
Cupping Massage (R.M.T), Physiotherapy (R.Pt), Prenatal Massage (R.M.T), Swedish Massage (R.M.T), Traditional Thai Massage (R.M.T)
Registered Physiotherapist (RPT) & Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
Amanda received her Bachelors of Science in Human Kinetics (2012) and Masters of Science in Physiotherapy (2015) from the University of Ottawa. A few years later, she returned to school and completed her Massage Therapy diploma at the Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy (2019).
Since starting her journey as a healthcare provider, Amanda has taking additional courses to enhance her skillset including: Sports Taping (2015), Neurofunctional Contemporary Medical Acupuncture (McMaster University; 2016), Pelvic Floor Therapy (2016), Thai Massage (2017), Hot Stone Massage (2018), Hand & Foot Reflexology (2019), Pregnancy Massage (2019).
Amanda’s treatment style is very hands on. She loves her work and gives it her best with each and every treatment.
She speaks English and French fluently (and likes to pretend she can speak Spanish). If she were to have spare time in the city, she would be playing hockey on the outdoor rink, biking on lakeshore and definitely salsa dancing!
À Bientôt :)
Traditional Thai Massage (R.M.T)
Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
Anton completed his Massage Therapy diploma at the Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy (2012) and has been a Registered Massage therapist ever since.
He’s taken courses in Thai massage, prenatal massage and Craniosacral therapy. Currently, he’s taking an online course through Anatomy in Motion to further develop his understanding of the moving body.
Anton’s approach to treatment is movement focused. He has practiced traditional Thai massage for the majority of his career, and spent a few months in Chiang Mai to receive advanced training. This has given him a deep understanding and appreciation for movement, and the important role it plays when it comes to optimal health. Anton enjoys guiding patients towards their goals, and encourages his patients to become curious about their own body and their relationship with it.
Outside of clinical practice, Anton’s hobbies include Olympic weightlifting, bouldering, oil painting, and spending time outside hiking and portaging.
Clinical Acupuncture (R.Ac), Cosmetic Acupuncture (R.Ac), Cupping Acupuncture (R.Ac)
Registered Acupuncturist (R.Ac)
Jennifer is a Registered Acupuncturist who has a background in Holistic Nutrition, as well as experience in Clinical Nutrition. She has carried a life-long interest in Naturopathic Medicine and natural health and beauty which has guided her journey to study and practice Acupuncture and Eastern Medicine.
Jennifer completed an internship in Nanjing, China where she worked with patients in the departments of pain management, tuina, sleep disorders, mental health and neurological disorders. Through the teaching hospital, she was taught various Chinese techniques utilizing fire, as well as electro-stimulation to help treat pain and sleep disorders.
Jennifer has a passion for dermatological conditions as well as for natural beauty. She has obtained a Certificate of T.C.M Dermatologic Acupuncture as well as a Certificate of Facial Rejuvenation & Cosmetic Acupuncture. She has provided her clients with concrete results through the use of her specialized techniques. Her techniques include the use of cosmetic acupuncture and T.C.M dermatologic acupuncture in conjunction with nutrition to aid in relieving chronic or acute digestive and mental health concerns such as anxiety, depression, and dermatologic conditions. She may also incorporate modalities such as fire cupping, guasha, and shiatsu into her treatments as seen fit. Patients can expect to experience consistent results including feelings of relaxation and relief after treatments with Jennifer.
Swedish Massage (R.M.T)
Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
Thom completed his Massage Therapy diploma at Sutherland-Chan (2021) and has been a registered since. His approach to treatment is client focused. Thom seeks to understand the client’s needs and applies assessments to match his client’s treatment. He uses his personal experience with sport related injuries, and fitness hobbies to create a treatment plan accordingly. He uses active release techniques, fascial stretch therapy and applies evidenced based practice to guide all his treatments. Whether you’re looking to solely focus on a specific injury or simply receive a general relaxation massage, Thom will be a great fit for you. He’s taken additional courses in Hot Stone Massage, cupping, scraping and aroma therapy.