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Gefestelia Padrique – Registered Massage Therapist

Education :

1998 – Our Lady of Fatima University – Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy

2008 – Corzieme Institute – Massage Therapy

2008 – Deep Tissue / Sports Massage

2009 – The Professional Training Centre – Nursing Aide

2009 – 2010 – Lotus Palm School of Thai Massage – Thai Yoga Massage (Level 1-6), Pre and Post Natal Thai yoga Massage, Geriatric Massage, Table Thai yoga Massage, Chair Thai yoga Massage

2011 – 2012 – Ryerson University – Equivalency Studies in Physiotherapy

2011 – 2012 – ICT Kikkawa College – Massage Therapy

2012 – Reflexology (Basic)

2012 – Myofascial Approach to Postural Dysfunctions

2012 – Active Release Technique (Lower Extremity)

2013 – Ashiatsu Oriental Bar Therapy / Deep Feet Therapy (AOBT)

2014 – Functional Therapeutic (Kinesiology) Taping- Sutherland-Chan Massage Therapy

2014 – Insurance Reimbursement for Massage Therapist: Working with Auto Insurance and WSIB

2014 – Pre and Post Natal Massage – Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy

Clinical Focus :

I specialize in Swedish and Sports /Deep tissue Massage and in the management of such conditions as chronic pain, musculo-skeletal and neurological conditions, pregnancy pain, geriatric pain, stress, anxiety, and tension.

Clinical Passions :

My training and experience in Massage Therapy as well as Physiotherapy enable me to deliver superior care that is tailored the the clients specific needs.

Quote :

“Before you say ” I CAN’T “, make sure you’ve already tried.  Before you let DOUBTs  stop you, confront them with facts.  Before reasons convince you it’s IMPOSSIBLE, pursue the one that makes it possible. Keep believing that you have what it takes to make your dream into reality.”

Career Highlights :

Having working in a variety of settings such as hospitals, physiotherapy clinics, chiropractic clinics, spas, fitness clubs, pre and post surgery clinics, hotels, and outreach programs, allows me a multifaceted perspective to treatment.