Massage therapy is the manipulation of soft tissues of the body including, muscles, connective tissues, tendons, ligaments and joints. Massage Therapy is a clinically-oriented healthcare option that helps alleviate the discomfort associated with everyday and occupational stresses, muscular over-use and many chronic pain conditions.
Alex Ross, RMT
Alex is a Registered Massage Therapist Certified with the College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia. He is a recent graduate of the new 3,000-hour massage therapy program at Kootenay Columbia College of Integrated Health Sciences in Nelson. Alex’s background in playing competitive sports and training coupled with his enjoyment of helping others led him on the path to becoming a massage therapist.
Alex integrates myofascial release, neuromuscular techniques, deep tissue massage and trigger point release, along with a thorough assessment in each of his treatments to best suit each of his patient's individual needs. This approach allows him to work together with each client to meet their wellness goals.
Recreationally, Alex enjoys spending time participating in outdoor sports and playing hockey. He grew up in the Kootenays and loves to take advantage of our amazing home in the mountains.
Taumi McCreight, RMT
Taumi graduated from the 3000+ hour registered massage therapy program at Kootenay Columbia College of Integrative Health Sciences in August 2020. She is very passionate about massage therapy and helping others on their healing journey.
Taumi incorporates a variety of techniques including muscle energy, myofascial release, deep tissue, and trigger point therapy. Combining these techniques makes for an effective massage to relieve tight muscles from everyday use or injuries.
In her spare time she can be found spending time with her family and friends, enjoying the outdoors, and staying active. She is very excited to continue her massage journey and looks forward to working with current and new clients
Carissa Wilson, (unregistered)
Carissa is an RMT graduate of Alberta. Graduating from MaKami College in Edmonton in December of 2020. Carissa is currently working towards completing the BC exams and is offering massage at a reduced rates on all massage appointments.
Carissa has gained experience with relaxation, therapeutic and deep tissue massage along with myofascial and trigger point release. Carissa has a passion for massage and looks forward to helping her clients reach their selfcare goals.