Starting her career as a certified fitness instructor, Barb has been actively involved in health and wellness for 22 years.
Since graduating from the Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy in 1999 she has established a wellness centre and boutique spa at the Fernie Alpine Resort and clinical practices in massage therapy and reflexology. She has travelled to East Africa twice as a volunteer massage therapist.
In 2008 she began working at Soma Studio in Vancouver, BC, where the specialty is in pre- and post-pregnancy massage, and at Burnaby Sport and Orthopaedic, where the focus was on acute and chronic care. In the spring of 2012, she completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training at the Sivananda Ashram on Paradise Island, Bahamas.
Barb’s passion for her career as a BC RMT, Yoga and Fitness Instructor stems from a life-long journey to obtain and maintain optimal health and balance in her own life while sharing her knowledge for the well-being of others.
Barb combines neuromuscular and trigger point therapy, myofascial release , Swedish and deep tissue techniques along with years of knowledge to create an effective treatment.