Melanie graduated from The College of Health, Science and Technology in 2009. Prior to that she graduated from Sheridan College Veterinary Assistant program, and worked 10+ years in the animal health industry. Since graduating, her top priority has been to help her clients achieve their optimum health. She provides skilled and effective work to meet her clients individual needs, and bases each treatment for the individual. She uses a combination of Swedish, trigger point release and deep tissue massage in order to relax the nervous system, soften muscle tissue and increase joint mobility. She works with a variety of techniques and pressure to meet each clients personal preferences and needs. Melanie intuitively creates a safe space and relationship with her clients, encouraging honest feedback and clear communication. She believes everyone can benefit from massage, whether it be an acute or chronic injury or the stresses of everyday life. She is continuously expanding her knowledge and skills through conferences and workshops. She also offers reflexology, hot stone and bamboo therapy.