Registered Massage Therapists
Joanne is a La Stone Massage Therapist and has been working as a Massage Therapist for over 24 years. This technique utilizes hot and cold stones during the treatment to allow deep work, while reducing pain during and after treatment for optimal results. Joanne’s sincere focus on general health and wellness is the reason the she has opened the Center.
Laura Tully graduated from the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy with honours and began working with us in the winter of 2016 as a RMT.
Laura appreciates the significant role stress and stressors may have upon our physical and emotional well-being. She both practices and is a strong advocate for self care for her patients. Her passion to support her patients' goals in achieving health and wellness is evident as she strives to ensure a welcoming, professional and relaxing environment while providing registered massage therapy. Laura enjoys working with her patients to help provide relief from injuries or stress, and has a special interest in pre-natal care.
A Registered Massage Therapist focuses on the assessment of the soft tissue and joints and the treatment and prevention of physical dysfunction and pain of body through the use of manual techniques.
These techniques improve circulation, neutralize muscular tension, relieve pain, reduce stress and promote health and well-being.
Regular massage helps achieve a feeling of physical and emotional well-being; as a result maintaining ideal health. Anyone who routinely pushes their physical limits or is involved in repetitive activities – will benefit from massage. Many musculoskeletal injuries can be treated and prevented with massage.
The greatest benefit comes from prevention.
Malena is a recent Graduate of CDI College’s Registered Massage Therapy program. She is looking forward to starting her new career with Alderbrook Health & Wellness Center. Malena found her love for Massage Therapy at a young age, as a young athlete she played various sports as well as horseback riding full time. Being active from a young age she found herself having lots of back problems and muscle soreness. Massage therapy has helped her throughout her life and she is excited to help many people in the future.
Malena is looking forward to working with a variety of patients in the treatment of all sorts of conditions.