Melissa graduated from the 2-year intensive Massage Therapy course at Canadian Therapeutic College of Massage Therapy in Burlington, Ontario in 2004 along side Lisa Wilson. While she prepared to become registered, both Lisa and Melissa spent 2004-2005 winter season working at Spa Struck locations at several resorts in Beaver Creek Lodge and Manor Vail in Colorado, gaining valuable hands on experience in a spa setting.
After becoming registered in 2005 with the College of Massage Therapist of Ontario, Melissa rented a room at Carson Chiropractic, located at King St and Locke St near downtown Hamilton. Sharing her passion for 8 years of massage, building a strong clientele and becoming an active member of the community.
Melissa is currently registered through the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO), a member of Registered Massage Therapist Association of Ontario (RMTAO) and is licensed through Bioflex Laser Therapy.
Melissa’s growing portfolio includes, Hot Stone Massage, Cupping Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Pregnancy Massage, Hot oil Scalp massage, Low Level Light Therapy (Bioflex Laser) and she has become a certified instructor on how to effectively use walking poles- known as Nordixx Pole Walking. a safe way to introduce light to moderate exercise, strengthening the core muscles, gaining upper body strength while having fun. It amazes Melissa as to how many people suffer from low back pain and the simplest way to get rid of it is to work on your core.
This busy woman can’t wait to spread her passion for healing! Follow her on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter! You can access her appointment book Here.