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Amber Caine – NHPC#3455
Practicing massage therapy since graduating from Mt. Royal in 1999, Amber continued her education over the years specifically focusing on studies in Cranio Sacral Therapy, Visceral Manipulation, and Therapeutic Thai Massage. Integrating these various modalities within her massage practice Amber hopes to guide her clients to return to greater awareness of, and connection to, their bodies.
Meeghan Mackenzie RMT NHPC#17612
“When human beings experience trauma or severe life stressors, it is not uncommon for their bodies to manifest these in a physical manner. My great passion in life has been to bring healing through Manual Therapy” - Meeghan Mackenzie 
A graduate of Mount Royal University (2005), Meeghan has been part of Apex since 2009, she has experience working with Olympians, Tri-Athletes and Cancer patients combining the knowledge obtained in various modalities to help her patients obtain the best possible outcomes for their training requirements and daily lives. Having been an Elite athlete growing up, working as a professional acrobat and journeying through her own personal struggles with chronic pain she has established the understanding that there is no single approach that is the right one for every person. MODALITIES:
Myofascial Cupping I & II Complimentary Health Seminars (2011).
Manual Lymphatic Drainage University Victoria, Melbourne (2012 - 2013).
Lymphatic Drainage Therapy I & II Chikly Health Institute (2018).
Academy of Lymphatic Studies Primary & Secondary Lymphedema Management (2018)
Stephan Lewis, RMT - NHPC 11766
Graduating from Sutherland Chan School and Teaching clinic in Toronto in 2004, Stefan has been practicing therapeutic massage for 10+ years. While searching for "additional tools" to add to massage, he discovered the benefits of reflexology to help with a variety of issues and became certified in foot reflexology (2012) and ear reflexology (2014). Stefan's goal is to help you create balance and overall well being whether it be injury related, chronic pain or simply reducing stress in day-to-day life.
Jaida Green-Barber, RMT - NHPC 18755
Jaida graduated from the Foothills College of Massage Therapy in 2000 with a 2200 hr diploma. Her practice, approach and philosophy to massage has evolved with her over the years. Now a Mom of two active teenagers and pursuing her own goals, she has a deep appreciation for self care and how fundamental it is.
Jaida is a lifelong athlete who's most recent pursuit is triathlon. Her treatment is often guided by what she herself has experienced through-out training and certainly post-race.
One of the many things Jaida is passionate about when it comes to massage therapy is connecting with her clients, listening carefully to their individual needs and teaching so that they're empowered to practice self care at home and be proactive in their health and wellness.

 

Paula Crozier, RMT NHPC#10322

Paula graduated from Mount Royal's massage therapy program in Calgary in 2005. Over the last 10 years she has gained tremendous skills and experience working in a variety of massage settings including physiotherapy clinics, chiropractic offices, spas, Heli skiing resorts and an ecotourism resort in Costa Rica.

Paula has a passion for pre and post-natal massage as well as helping those with repetitive strain injuries and allowing people to regain function and mobility of joints or overworked muscles. She is honoured to help facilitate the body's natural healing mechanisms through various massage techniques such as trigger point therapy, myofacial release, craniosacral therapy and therapeutic touch and looks forward to assisting in your path to greater health.

Lucie Bali, RMTA 945
When I graduated high school I did not know what I wanted “to be”. What I did know was that I wanted to help people.
In June of 2014, I graduated from Mount Royal University's 2200 hour Massage Therapy program, and couldn’t be happier. My goal is to customize your treatment specific to your needs.
I am trained in swedish massage, relaxation, myofascial release, deep tissue, trigger point release therapy, and cupping. Whether you want to improve your posture, help rehabilitate an injury, loosen over-worked muscles, relax, or if you simply crave the human touch, Apex and our team are here to help.
Rianne MacEachern RMT NHPC#20308
After suffering from headaches most of my life I sought help from an RMT. Following each treatment not only did my headaches disappear, I felt refreshed and relaxed! Having a career in healthcare interested me, so I enrolled at the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in Halifax. I have always been fascinated with the anatomy and physiology of the human body, so naturally I love my career choice and how diverse and challenging it is!
Michael Walker, RMT NHPC 20267
I was born in a small town Saskatchewan and moved to Calgary in 2003 to study massage and related studies. Attended Mount Royal University and have my 2200 hours of massage training.

I have studied martial arts and music for most of my life and have put my passion of movement and music to my massage practice. Keeping the body flexible and able to move when you want is important. To be able to aid clients to better their well-being through massage has become a passion of mine.

Treatments can vary depending on ones needs. I have experience in Thai massage, reflexology, acupressure, deep tissue, therapeutic, sports and relaxation massage as well as prenatal and postnatal, cupping techniques and stretching. 

Apex has a lovely team that i am happy to be part of.

 
Pin Klein, RMT NHPC17564
Pin grew up in Thailand and moved to Canada in 2002. Pin attended massage school in Canada and has worked for various spas, chiropractic clinics, and rehabilitation centers since 2010. In 2014, Pin joined Apex. What is unique about Pin is that she is the only massage therapist at Apex who does Thai massage. Thai massage is an ancient healing practice that combines acupressure and assisted yoga postures. Pin also practices Shiatsu massage, which is a pressure-point technique for relieving migraine headaches and stress.
Ariane Hebert, CRMTA 000546

Ariane welcomes every client with a caring approach, looking for key elements that will allow her to personalize her treatment to every patient. Communication is an important part of her initial assessment and will help her to determine the right blend of techniques for an efficient treatment. She believes in a massage using a slower pace, while remaining firm. These techniques serve to increase circulation of blood and lymph, soften and relax the tissues, reduce cortisol levels in the body (the stress hormone), and provide a generalized sense of relaxation for the client. She will use her knowledge of the anatomy to tailor a treatment fit to her patient needs. Ariane has experience in offering prenatal massage, dynamic cupping and dealing with chronic pain injuries such as frozen shoulders and plantar fasciitis.

Ariane is a graduate from a 3000 hours massage therapy and is native from the province of Quebec. She is happy to offer a service in both, french and english. In her spare time, Ariane like to spend time outdoors, hiking or biking in the rockies.

Monica Murillo Hernandez, CRMTA 001566
Originally from Colombia, Monica studied Physiotherapy at the Metropolitana University in Barranquilla. After moving to Canada, she decided to refocus her career and concentrate her practice on massage therapy. She took a 3000 hours massage therapy program at Makami college, Calgary, from which she graduated in 2015.
Along with her background in physiotherapy, she has training in orthopedic massage, NMT (neuromuscular technique), sports massage, lymphatic drainage and cupping. Altogether, Monica has more than 20 years of experience in treating orthopedic and soft tissue injuries.
Danny Flores, RMTA1397
Oh hey there!!!!
I'm Danny Flores!!!
I graduated 2 years ago from Makami college's 2 year 3000hr program. I specialize in Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Relaxation, Hot Stone, and most recently TMJ level 1 (hopefully Level 2 soon).
The need to help others has always been something I've striven to do. Being a massage therapist gives me that chance. I believe in keeping a balance of work and play lifestyle, not just for myself but for all of those that come into the clinic. It doesn’t matter if it’s spending time at the gym, hiking, or just sitting in the park reading a book just having that balance helps promote a better recovery.
The patients that I have met working at Apex are the reason I love working here. Not only have they made me part of their road to healing/recovery but it’s because of them that I have been able to grow so much as a Therapist and a person.
Felicity Prochnau, RMTA1380
Since first moving from the small BC town she was raised, Felicity has strived to find how her passion to help people could coincide with her drive to make a positive impact on the world. That seemingly vague sense of direction resulted in her embarking on multiple career paths that could only be described as a interesting mosaic of enriching life experiences, that is, until she discovered massage therapy.

Graduating from a 3000 hour massage therapy program 2 years ago, Felicity has developed her massage style into one focusing on therapeutic relaxation and long term healing. She likes to use a slow pace in her treatments to address the tension of affected muscles as well as calm the mind allowing the body to relax even further. While relaxation is often her focus, Felicity does also provide firm deep tissue, therapeutic massage, prenatal/postnatal and works with children.

With her background as a certified yoga instructor and education in personal training Felicity very much enjoys working with clients to provide stretches and exercises that are realistic for each individual lifestyle. She cares deeply about the long term wellness of each client she treats and works to create homecare plans that ensure continued healing and feeling of increased comfort.

Alanna Blackburn, RMTA 1392
Alanna is intuitive and passionate about tailoring each treatment to fit the individualized needs of her clients. She is a graduate of a 3000-hour Massage Therapy Program and has experience teaching at a local massage therapy college. She believes in the restorative potential of the human mind, body and spirit in response to massage and combines; Swedish, therapeutic, and myofascial techniques with stretching and strengthening exercises to restore overall well-being.
Alanna specializes in Deep Tissue, Cupping, Myofascial Release, Therapeutic Massage, Prenatal, and Hot Stone massage
Alanna will use her assessment skills to determine the best treatment plan for her clients to optimize their health. By using rhythmic techniques and her knowledge of anatomy, Alanna is able to increase circulation, relax tense muscles and facilitate healing. All while creating a comforting and relaxing environment with her compassionate touch. She has experience working with TMJ dysfunction, Fibromyalgia, Arthritis, Whiplash, Tension Headaches, Postural Dysfunctions and other chronic injuries.
Anastasia Wilcox, RMT 2014-38600
Anastasia graduated from MH Vicars in June 2014.
She gravitated towards working with athletes because of her background in sports. She enjoys doing deep tissue & injury rehabilitation. Anastasia uses a variety of techniques such as Swedish massage, trigger point release, myofacial release, origin & insertion along with active and passive stretching. She has completed a course specifically related to shoulder and rotator cuff concerns.
In her spare time she coaches synchronized swimming.
Patricia Sparrow RMT#2014-41100
Patricia holds a 2200 hr Diploma the internationally renowned West Coast College of Massage Therapy in New Westminster BC, and is a Registered Massage Therapist with the MTAA. Her treatment style focuses on eliminating pain and resolving dysfunction within the body using a variety of techniques including deep tissue massage and fascial therapy. She is experienced with a wide variety of patients with great success; from palliative care to professional athletes. Patricia enjoys working with her amazing patients at Apex to achieve their massage goals, whatever they may be.
Raegan Brumer - RMTA2267

Raegan is a graduate from Lethbridge College, where she practiced massage for two years. She brings six years of experience into her practice and offers a therapeutic approach by blending Swedish massage with stretching, relaxation and connective tissue techniques.

Raegan has furthered her massage experience by incorporating hot stone therapy, myofascial cupping techniques, pre/post- natal massage and lymphatic drainage techniques into her education.

She intentionally creates a massage that will suit your specific needs. Her serene approach offers harmony, balance, and ease to your busy life.

Tim Woolley RMTA610
Tim studied at Mount Royal University, graduating from the two year diploma program in June 2012. Through his experience in many different sports, including cycling, rugby and soccer, he understands people’s aches and pains as he has experienced them himself and also understands how to help relieve them. He incorporates many different techniques into his massages including relaxation, therapeutic, deep tissue techniques and frictional therapies. He prides himself on being flexible and always meeting each client’s needs, specializing in treating pain, chronic injuries, postural dysfunctions and sports injuries.
Diana Jones, RMTA1469
Diana graduated from Mount Royal University in the 2200 hour Massage Therapy Program in 2016. Diana understands the time, dedication and patience it takes to recover from injury and can help with preventing further concern. Diana emphasizes that self-care between massages is important for recovery. Diana is trained in therapeutic & relaxation massage, pre & post natal massage, as well as dynamic cupping (myofascial cupping). When Diana is not massaging she is enjoying the outdoors.
Lisa Phung, RMTA2000
Lisa graduated from Makami College in February 2017 with a 3000 hour diploma. Her specialties and areas of expertise are relaxation, hot stone massage, myofascial cupping, trigger point therapy, sport massage and deep tissue. Her passion for sports and movement of the body is what motivated Lisa to become a massage therapist. She is eager and knowledgeable to help resolve ongoing issues and improve your everyday wellbeing. You will find her calming and grounding personality a nice complement to your treatment.

In her spare time, she loves to play sports. They include volleyball, golf, squash, badminton, slo pitch, yoga and snowboarding.

Avery Allison, CRMTA000143
Why me? I am a nurturing and intuitive individual who promotes
wellness and self care. I graduated with honours from a 3000-hour
diploma program from a private massage therapy institute in Calgary
in 2016. I have been practicing at Apex since January 2017. Each of my
clients receives treatments addressing their specific needs. I love
athletics and fitness and have had to deal with my own injuries in the
past, allowing me to relate to my clients when dealing with recovery.
My approach to massage therapy is to get to the root of the issue and
continue with a treatment plan as needed, combined with stretching
and home care. I utilize a broad variation of techniques such as
Swedish and deep tissue massage, incorporating a relaxing but firm
touch. Additionally I treat musculoskeletal conditions as well as
myofascial techniques including cupping.
Karen Vito, RMTA 2022
Karen graduated from MaKami College as a 3,000 hour Registered Massage Therapist. Karen's passion for dance and her recovery from a dance-related injury led her to become a massage therapist. She saw the amazing benefits of regular maintenance, injury prevention and recovery from massage. To name a few, Karen is certified in relaxation, therapeutic, sport massage, cupping and hot stone massage. In addition to completing her RMT designation, Karen has also completed her Fascial Movement Taping Certification.
Karen dances and performs in contemporary, modern and ballet. With her experience in dance, knowledge in massage therapy and personal training, she hopes to help clients with their sport related injuries.
Tanya Thomlinson, CRMTA 001510
Tanya graduated from MaKami College’s 3000-hour training program in June 2018. With a passion for helping those around her feel their best mentally, emotionally and physically, Tanya was drawn to the study of massage therapy because it is the perfect conduit for achieving a healthy mind-body balance. She blends relaxation, therapeutic, and deep tissue techniques with myofascial release to create a flowing massage experience tailored to each client's needs. She looks forward to furthering her education with Continuing Ed courses, to add to her toolbox of modalities to help her clients feel their best. Tanya keeps active with dance and fitness classes, walking and downhill skiing. She is an avid reader and arts supporter, and enjoys travelling.
Jared Isaac, CRMTA000721

Hey Calgary! My name is Jared , originally from Manitoba, but 3 years ago moved out west to begin my career in Massage Therapy!

As well as becoming an RMT, I have a background in sports, fitness and training and understand the importance of your body functioning without pain and restrictions so you can continue to do the things you love!

I like to incorporate different massage techniques into my treatments combining deep tissue techniques, therapeutic techniques and relaxation techniques into my massage. I want to ensure each client receives a massage catered to their individual and specific needs.

I am a big promoter of health and fitness which continues my drive to help clients to feel and function their best.

I look forward to meeting new challenges, furthering my Massage Therapy career and building lasting relationships with all my clients.

Jennie-Mae Mombourquette, RMTA2133
My name is Jennie! I am a Registered Massage Therapist part of RMTA. I graduated from Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta in a 2200 hour program. I use a variety of techniques to treat many conditions, reduce stress, and relieve pain. My passion is massage and achieving a healthy lifestyle. A few of the treatments I provide are Therapeutic massage, TMJ massage, Relaxation, and Deep tissue therapy. I am excited to continue my education to add modalities to my many abilities. In my off time I like to spend time at the gym, bouldering and going for hikes. I look forward to building new and lasting relationships with every client!

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