Treatment Profiles

Thu, 12 Jul 2018
ART for every body
Active Release Techniques (ART) is an increasingly popular form of manual therapy that releases adhesions in muscles and tissue, to enhance movement, decrease pain, and improve daily activities and sports performance. Continue reading

Mon, 28 Aug 2017
Gut Feelings – The benefits of abdominal massage
This post, by Sarah Million, RMT explains the benefits of abdominal massage therapy, when you should not get abdominal massage, and what to expect during your treatment. Continue reading

Fri, 28 Apr 2017
Pregnancy and massage therapy: When is massage safe?
This post, by Cailey Schaffler RMT, looks at the benefits of prenatal massage therapy, as well as the most common pregnancy impairments, cautions and risks. Continue reading

Sat, 09 Jul 2016
What the Cup? Massage Cupping at Body Poets
By: Andrew King Andrew is a registered massage therapist at Body Poets who wants you to know what all the fuss is about cupping! What is Cupping Therapy? Cupping therapy uses hand-held cups applied to the skin and soft tissue – … Continue reading

Mon, 23 Nov 2015
Scar Rehabilitation: More Than Skin Deep
By: Emilie McKay, RMT Emilie is a registered massage therapist at Body Poets who specializes in scar rehabilitation.  Along with publishing an award-winning case study based on scar rehabilitation, Emilie has taught scar rehabilitation to students and RMTs. A wounded … Continue reading