My Story

My interest in bodywork began at age 14. I was first attracted to energy work, Swedish massage, and Reflexology. I quickly developed a passion for anatomy. During my career as a university professor (Linguistics and Speech Pathology), I offered massage on a part-time basis to people in my community. 

In the last 10 years, I’ve received training in the following modalities: Craniosacral, Structural/Myofascial, Neurokinetic Therapy, Chi Nei Tsang, Karsai Nei Tsang, Thai Massage, Stretching Therapy (AIS & Ki-Hara), Foot Reflexology, Tantric Yoni Massage, and Reiki. I also completed a 200-hour Yoga Alignment teacher training in 2017. 

Since leaving from my university position in December 2014, I’ve been living mostly in Thailand, Bali, and British Columbia, Canada. Outside of my career, I enjoy practicing yoga, conservation diving, hiking, and traveling.  I have two grown children.

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Certifications and Specialties

  • Craniosacral

  • Chi Nei Tsang

  • Karsai Nei Tsang

  • Swedish Therapeutic

  • Myofascial Release

  • Stretching Therapy (AIS & Ki-Hara)

  • Thai Massage

  • Foot Reflexology

  • 200 hour Yoga Alignment Teacher Certification

  • Neurokinetic Therapy (NKT)

  • Therapeutic Tantric Yoni Massage. 

​During a session, clients can expect a combination of these various forms of therapy to align with individual needs. My work is focussed on women’s sexual health (or occasionally couples) because I have come to learn how challenging it is for them to secure holistic health care from the established medical and para-medical communities.