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Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
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John graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1998. He is the owner of Body Smart Health located in Langley which offers a dynamic, corrective manual therapy approach. John brings many years of strength training experience, having competed in the sport of Powerlifting at the provincial level with the BCPA from 1994-97. John also has experience with Trinity Western University, Cirque Du Soleil, BC Lions and many other local and community performance and sports groups and athletes. John has advanced training in osteopathic manual therapy, myofascial release, neurokinetic therapy, FMS/SFMA, and Rocktape to name a few. “As an athlete, I personally experienced the positive effects of Massage Therapy which helped to improve my performance, decrease injuries, improve recovery time”. John enjoys life with his wife and 4 kids and is ready to help you to achieve, regain, and maintain a healthy active lifestyle.
His natural tendency to care and help others in attaining optimal health, along with his commitment as a competitive athlete looking to improve his performance, are two of the reasons why John is a registered massage therapist today.
To ensure he provides patients with the highest quality and standards of care, John is continually furthering his education to learn more massage techniques in the areas of sport therapyand rehabilitation. John has worked with the Massage Therapists Association of BC to develop and enhance the profession, as well as national, international, and community sporting groups and events.
A dedicated family man and husband, John finds his career as a RMT one of the most rewarding experiences in his life. He is honored to earn his client’s trust and to help them overcome physical limitations to improve their quality of life, work, and play.
Education and Credentials
- West Coast College of Massage Therapy (1998)
- Neurokinetic Therapy Certification I and II
- Functional Movement Screen I and II
- Canadian College of Osteopathy, (first year completed, ongoing)
- Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association (studies in progress)
Massage Therapist (DMT)
Deanna graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1998. “I have seen my fair share of cases whereby mental and emotional stress shows itself through physical dysfunction in the body. I know first-hand the value of massage therapy for the treatment of pregnancy as well as for related issues such as headaches, neck pain, low back strain, sciatica, and postpartum soft tissue/joint dysfunction. My primary goal is to help restore optimal function by addressing the underlying cause of the problem. Mindful that an individual’s tolerance and need varies, I provide personal treatment plans based on your specific needs.”
A mother of four children, Deanna specializes in women’s health issues during the child-bearing years as well as pediatric massage. Her primary goal is to help restore optimal function by addressing the cause of the problem. Her treatment techniques include:
- Myofascial Release
- Active Release
- Positional Release Therapy
- Neuromuscular Therapy
- Deep Friction Massage
- Swedish Massage
- Therapeutic Stretching and Strengthening Exercises
Sylvia has been part of the Body Smart Health team for many years. Professionally, she is a certified Medical Office Assistant and is prepared for anything that meets her in our front office. Having a daughter with special needs, Sylvia has a great deal of empathy and compassion for people and their challenges – whatever they may be. In her spare time, she loves cooking, baking, and hosting family dinners in her Abbotsford home where she lives with her husband and four young adult children. We’re so grateful to have Sylvia overseeing our office for she commutes from Abbotsford, without a complaint, to be part of the Body Smart Team!
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