Massage and Treatment Clinic team
the Massage and Treatment Clinic in Orléans
they offer a wide range of techniques that are beneficial
in the treatment of a number of ailments including
sports-related injuries, post-operative acute injuries,
inflammed lymph nodes and joint pain.
Tessier-Woodcock (left) and Amanda-Lyn
Smith are both Regustered Massage Therapists
and the owners of the Massage and Treatment
Clinic in Orléans.
Owners Julie Tessier-Woodcock and Amanda-Lyn Smith
are both registered massage therapists with over 25
years of experience between them..
Julie Tessier-Woodcock graduated from the Massage
Therapy program at the International Academy of Massage
in Ottawa in 2001. Before that she earned a Bachelor
of Science degree in Human Kinetics from the University
Amanda-Lyn Smith graduated from the Massage Therapy
program at The Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy
in Newmarket, Ontario in 2000.
Since earning her RMT designation, Amanda has earned
her certification in therapeutic ultrasound; the Muscle
Energy Techniques workshops (Cervical and Lumbar/
Pelvis); a certificate for the instruction of infant
and pediatric massage; and her Cranial Sacral certification.
The two women joined forces in 2003 to open The Massage
and Treatment Clinic.Since then their practice has
grown into a full-service team with 10 Registered
Massage Therapists who can treat a long list of ailments
and injuries. They can also help ease pain associated
with MS, cancer treatments, Parkinsons, Scoliosis,
Fibromyalgia and arthritis
As Registered Massage Therapists they must possess
liability insurance and adhere to regulations set
forth by the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario
and the Regulated Health Professions Act. The same
is not true for ortho-therapists, who do not have
to operate under the same stringent guidelines.
At the Massage and Treatment Clinic they truly care
about each and every client who passes through their
doors. As health care professionals they take the
time to accurately assess the client's ailment and
then proceed with whatever treatment or treatments
are the most effective in alleviating the problem.
benefits of massage therapy are almost too numerous
to list. It creates body awareness, foster peace of
mind, improves blood and lymph circulation, improves
posture, lessens stress and reduces anxiety by promoting
a relaxed state of mental awareness and increases
it's Therapeutic Ultrasound, Cranial Osteopathy, Acupressure
Massage Therapy, or any other treatment they specialize
in, you can be assured that at the end of the day
you will be feeling better, stronger and more confident.
Massage and Treatment Clinic is also one of only a
handful of clinics with a resident Registered Massage
Therapist who specializes in Lymphatic Drainage.
Johann Unterganschnigg is a Certified Lymphatic Drainage
specialist. The treatment consists of specific movements
that are used to lightly push lymph through the system,
helping it to drain out of the tissues and move throughout
The treatment is commonly used to help with lymphedema,
which can be caused by heart problems, wearing tight-fitting
clothing, and injuries like sprains and fractures.
It also sometimes happens a side effect of chemotherapy
treatments and surgeries done to remove breast cancer,
colon cancer, and prostate cancer.
Amanda is also a certified infant massage instructor
and can provide parents with the tools to properly
massage their infants and children with confidence.
The benefits this provides helps
relieve colic, gas and constipation, strengthens the
immune system, increases healthy bonding, stimulates
physiological systems (circulatory, nervous, digestive),
increases parents awareness of cues and helps
regulate sleep patterns.
At The Massage and Treatment Clinic they offer bilingual
service and flexible hours. Appointments can be made
during the day, in the evening or on weekends.
The cost is extremely reasonable and the prices are
based on 15 minute intervals. Of special note, massage
therapy is often covered by your extended medical
plan when conducted by a Registered Massage Therapist
find out more about The Massage and Treatment Clinic,
you can visit their website at www.massageandtreatmentclinic.com
or you can call them at 613-837-2740 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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