Get ready for a treatment of a life time. James is a Registered Massage Therapist with over 2200 hours of practical hands on education. His treatment style is mindful, deliberate and thorough ensuring the root causes of pain are addressed in each treatment. James has been a practicing Massage Therapist for 7 years and is in his third year of in-depth studies in Manual Osteopathy with the Canadian School of Osteopathy Manual Practice.
Downhill skier – Mountain biker – Lover of nature – Massage Therapist – Manual Osteopathic Student
His passion and joy for life have taken him far and wide to finally land him in Nanaimo. He has practiced in spa’s, clinics and at remote Heli Ski lodges in the BC interior. James graduated in 2010 from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in Ontario. His interest in personal and professional growth inspired him to take a 300 hour yoga teacher training in Banff Alberta, and then to dive into the 7 year diploma program of Manual Osteopathy at the Canadian College of Osteopathy in Vancouver where he is currently in his 3rd year. James also brought his skills for health and massage into the classroom through teaching and supervising students at a college in Calgary Ab.
He enjoys helping his clients understand how their body works and draws from a variety of techniques to make treatments most effective. He listens carefully to his clients concerns and works cooperatively with his client and other allied health professionals to best support the client’s goals for health and wellbeing.
Erin is a Manual Osteopathic student (5th year), Yoga Teacher, Meditation Instructor and Psychosomatic Trainer who integrates her training and experience into a heart felt, intuitive approach that helps clients heal mental, emotional and physical challenges. Erin is a skilled therapist who can treat anything from bone and joint alignments to soft tissue restrictions, abdominal issues (organ function), and central nervous system imbalances. Erin is now in her fifth year of indepth training with the Canadian School of Osteopathic Manual Practice.
Gardener – Yogi– Hiker – Manual Osteopathic Student –
Originally from Alberta Erin has travelled and lived across Canada. In 2011 she completed her studies in Psychosomatics and Massage Therapy in Australia. Returning to Canada she was drawn to beautiful Banff in the Rocky Mountains. There she worked at the Banff Springs Willow Stream Spa and as a yoga instructor for Rocky Mountain yoga.
Erin offers an integrative approach to healing. She actively collaborates with other health care practitioners in order to best support her clients needs. Her goal is to support and empower clients to achieve their highest expression of health and wellness. She appreciates the interrelationship between structure and function of the body and feels passionate about helping people optimize their health.
Brenda has been involved in personal growth in the health and wellness field for over 20 years.
She facilitates in a manner that is engaging, loving, and humerous while gently encouraging others to stretch, grow and heal.