Bree and Amanda offer a more clinical massage experience. With the broader knowledge and spectrum of techniques, Bree and Amanda add a holistic approach to the body. Treatments involve a detailed interview/history taking, orthopaedic testing and assessment, treatment, and home care for clients to continue progressing on their own.
Bree graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, class of 2004, where she obtained a full spectrum of Massage Therapy assessment and treatment skills. Bree is currently studying and continues to develop her assessment and treatment techniques to fine-tune her palpation skills, enabling her to be more specific and precise. Bree includes structural work (myofascial release and muscle energy techniques, joint mobilizations and craniosacral techniques that help with alignment and restructure holding patterns to improve your biomechanics and you overall function.
Amanda graduated from Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy and continued her education from Ontario. She includes therapeutic exercise for rehabilitation, health maintenance and injury prevention. She includes tips for stress management to provide clients with tools to inhibit pain and her assessment allows for progressive treatment.
At Tofino Massage Therapy (TMT) we are eager and committed to apply our knowledge in Massage Therapy to empower our clients in their journey to optimal health. TMT believes that self observation and neural re-education can improve position (post) and movement (performance) awareness of the body which lead to attaining and maintaining health and balanced life habits.