Registered Massage Therapy
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.
Registered Massage Therapist is a professional ‘designation’ used by a graduate Massage Therapist who has completed two years of education at a recognized school of Massage Therapy. Massage therapy is a regulated health profession and as such, massage therapy should be performed by a Registered Massage Therapist. Active Physio Centre has set standards of professional practice for registered massage therapist and they help MVA patients and individual patient to meet those standards to deliver safe, ethical and effective care.
Active Physio Centre is a member-based organization dedicated to the maintenance and improvement of the profession of Massage Therapy and advocacy of its members locally, provincially and nationally.
The term Registered Massage Therapist is normally found in use by practicing professionals. Massage therapists assess soft tissues and joints of the body for treatment and prevention of dysfunction, injury, pain and physical disorders. Massage therapists work in private practice, including group or team practices, hospitals, clinics, extended care facilities, rehabilitation centers and educational institutions.
Our services will help you reduce stress, relieve pain from headaches, reduce pain from injuries or muscle tension, strengthen your immune system, improve flexibility and circulation or simply improve your general health and overall wellness. Registered Massage Therapy is a safe and natural health care therapy that can help alleviate the discomfort associated with everyday stresses, injuries and illness.
Our Registered Massage Therapist provides therapeutic and rehabilitative massage therapy treatments for acute, sub-acute and chronic conditions. All treatments are based on your individual needs established from a thorough health history intake and special orthopedic testing.