THE ELYSIS TEAM

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Valerie, the clinic unicorn, graduated from the Canadian College of  Massage and Hydrotherapy in 2012. Valerie is pleased to offer  relaxation massage, fascial release, and sports massage.  With a strong background in athletics, she has a passion to help  athletes get back to preforming at their highest ability. When Valerie  is not working she’s exercising her creative mind with reading,  painting and playing Dungeons & Dragons.

Registered Massage Therapist

Valerie is not currently offering deep tissue treatments. She will be off on maternity leave effective October 16th

Valerie Siragusa

RMT

Health and fitness have always been an important part of Drew’s lifestyle. These experiences have helped him develop strategies for working with a multitude of clients. Whether dealing with chronic injuries and pain, or weekend warriors and fitness enthusiasts, Drew will work with you to facilitate recovery and performance by supporting the bodies innate ability to heal itself.

 

Drew graduated from WLU with his B.A. in Kinesiology, as well as from  the 5 year program at the Canadian College of Osteopathy. 

 

Drew defended his thesis at the CCO, examining the effect of cranial techniques on stress and inflammation in individuals with chronic diseases.

 

A diversity of experiences in the health field world has given Drew a variety of treatment options to help fit recovery strategies to each individuals goals and lifestyle.

Osteopathic Manual Practitioner

Registered Massage Therapist

Drew Galpin

B.A. Kinesiolog (Hons.) RMT, D.O.M.P., D.Sc.O.

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Registered Massage Therapist

Osteopathic Student (Thesis Writer)

Sydney MacDonald

RMT

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Taylor has been an RMT since 2015, and started working at Elysis in 2017. He is a deep tissue therapist and our resident indoor plant whisperer! With an undergrad in Kinesiology from York University and massage therapy education from Sutherland-Chan, he mixes his massage styles with cupping, kinesio taping, and an extensive knowledge in self care stretching and exercises into treatments to help you feel your best going forward! Book an appointment today and feel those stubborn knots disappear.

Registered Massage Therapist

Taylor Soares

RMT

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Registered Massage Therapist

Rama Raina

RMT

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Registered Massage Therapist

Krystle Beaulieu

RMT

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Registered Massage Therapist

** Temporarily On Leave **

Melissa Johnston

RMT

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Johanna has been a Registered Massage Therapist since 2015, graduating from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy.

 

Johanna is currently enrolled at the Canadian College of Osteopathy and is proud to bring a part of her osteopathic knowledge to her current clients. Her treatments incorporate a variety of techniques including muscle energy, visceral work, and cranial sacral work. 

 

Growing up Johanna played competitive Ringette giving her a passion for treating sports injuries. Since 2009, Johanna has been involved with Hockey as a team trainer. She is currently the Trainer and RMT for the Waterloo Wolves U16 AAA team. This has led Johanna to understand the importance of rehabilitation and complex sports injuries.

 

Johanna when not at the clinic is always close to the rink or with her feet up at the cottage!

Johanna Padalino

RMT

Registered Massage Therapist

Osteopathic Student (Thesis Writer)

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