James was born and raised on Vancouver Island and graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy - Victoria in August 2016. Prior to starting the massage therapy program, he completed a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Sport, Health and Physical Education from Vancouver Island University.
James enjoys the opportunity working with a variety of both acute and chronic conditions such as strains, sprains, postural imbalances, sinusitis and tension headaches. Techniques he uses can include deep tissue massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, pin & stretch, assisted stretching and muscle energy (MET).
James enjoys giving a relaxation focused treatment. James has completed Level 1 Graston Technique training. Graston Technique is a form of manual treatment that uses instruments to assist soft tissue mobilization and to treat various soft tissue conditions.
James enjoys strength training in his own health life and incorporates body-weight strength and stretching exercises into many homecare plans. Outside of the massage therapy profession, James enjoys hiking, strength training & stretching, ice hockey, rock climbing and spending time with his family.
Areas of Interest
Tuesdays - 2PM to 8PM
Wednesdays - 2PM to 8PM
Thursdays - 2PM to 8PM
Pacific Blue Cross
Medavie Blue Cross
Telus Health Insurers*
He is a new dad to his son!
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