Downtown Ottawa massage therapist team at Body Poets

Read through our biographies, look at our treatments, and if you have questions, please call or email; we are always ready to help.

Body Poets is a collaborative practice, which means we work together to make your treatments as effective and satisfying as possible. We are happy for you to try different RMTs at Body Poets, and when appropriate, we will gladly refer you to one of our colleagues in the clinic who has more experience in a given area of treatment.

All our therapists are members in good standing with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and have joined the Registered Massage Therapists' Association of Ontario.

You can book online, or call 613-222-0465 or email info@bodypoets.com. Step into the circle of care, at Body Poets Massage Therapy.

Our Therapists

For a quick list of therapists' hours and their contact info, please visit our Fees & Hours page.

Andrew King, RMT

Andrew King, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), aking@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, hot stone massage, sports injury treatment, stress reduction, pregnancy and post-natal massage, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage

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Cailey Schaffler, RMT

Cailey Schaffler, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), cschaffler@bodypoets.com

Focus: Pre- and post-natal massage, breast massage, deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, headache, sports injury treatment, stress reduction, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage

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Christine Boyle, RMT


Christine Boyle, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), cboyle@bodypoets.com
Languages for treatment: English, français

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, TMJ (jaw) massage, sports massage and sports injury treatment, scar tissue treatment, postural drainage for chronic bronchitis, sinus drainage for chronic sinusitis, pregnancy and post-natal massage, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage, stretching and remedial exercise

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Ellen Symons, RMT

Ellen Symons, BA, LLB, RMT, Founder and Owner

613-222-0465 (office), esymons@bodypoets.com
Languages for treatment: English, français
To book with Ellen, please call the office at 613-222-0465

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, MIPAWORK myofascial integration and postural alignment, whiplash injury, abdominal massage, breast treatment, pregnancy and post-natal massage, essential oil massage, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage, stretching and home care

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Ellen is editor of the Body Poets blog and contributes articles to both the main blog and the Almonte blog. She also maintains a personal blog dedicated in large part to her poetry.
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Frank Costaguta, RMT

Frank Costaguta, BA, PTS*, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), fcostaguta@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, Thai massage, sports injury treatment, injury rehabilitation, stress and anxiety reduction, PTSD, headaches, TMJ disorders, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage, pregnancy and post-natal massage, stretching and home care

* Personal Training Specialist

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Genevieve Ward, RMT

Genevieve Ward, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), gward@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, sports preventative maintenance, TMJ disorders, WAD, headaches / migraines, neck pain and injury, postural issues, ITB syndrome, pain management, pregnancy and post-natal massage, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage

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Jessica Zatylny-Koch , RMT

Jessica Zatylny-Koch, RPN*, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), jzatylny-koch@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, headache, sports injury treatment, stress reduction, pregnancy and post-natal massage, massage for seniors, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage

* Registered Practical Nurse

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Kate Sonneveld, RMT

Kate Sonneveld, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), ksonneveld@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, motor vehicle accident recovery, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) stretching, pregnancy and post-natal massage, stress reduction, relaxation and wellness massage

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Katherine Pugliese, RMT

Katherine Pugliese, RYT*, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), kpugliese@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused and preventative massage, scar tissue treatments, sports-related and knee injuries, headache / migraine, postural and fascial imbalances, TMJ (jaw) massage, constipation and digestive issues, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, motor vehicle accident injury, pregnancy and post-natal massage, stress reduction, wellness and relaxation massage, home care and stretching

* Registered Yoga Teacher

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Sarah Million, RMT

Sarah Million, RMT

613-222-0465 (office), smillion@bodypoets.com

Focus: Deep tissue, treatment-focused massage, motor vehicle accident treatment, pelvic assessment and treatment, massage for seniors, motor vehicle accident recovery, relaxation and wellness massage, pregnancy and post-natal massage

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