Christina's passion to heal pain and discomfort developed while receiving treatments in rehabilitation from a car accident, severe scoliosis and a spinal fusion. She graduated with honours from Bryan College in 2013 and Alternative Healing was born. She has since been increasing her knowledge through multiple courses like movement based rehabilitation via Immaculate dissection, sports massage, pediatric massage , essential oil / aromatic therapy, oncology massage, pre and peri natal care, and cognitive behavioural therapy.
In April of this year, 2019, she currently expanded into her pediatric division Little One's Aqua Spa.
In her practice, she utilizes a fusion of different Swedish massage techniques coupled with the perfect compliment of hydrotherapy and movement therapy; Targeting the source of the pain and correcting incorrect muscle patterns for pain free function. Christina is quite versatile in applying the deepest amount of pressure to applying the lightest touch. Christina also provides many services, like corporate lunch and learns and wellness programs. She is determined to educate and continue her career in other avenues of holistic healing, and alternative medicine. She strives to increase the quality of people's lives by tailoring each treatment to their specific needs.
It's true, her personality and gentle nature shines as much as her smile
Teresa is a an American by blood and has always had a sense of adventure and a passion for helping people. At 12, she started as a volunteer in a local hospital, became a certified nurse assistant in high school, has worked in emergency rooms in registration and even as a patient care advocate. She graduated nursing school in 1999, and eventually became a travel nurse working in Florida, Nevada, and New York.
Every story has a bit of romance. She couldn't resist her husbands Canadian charm so she married him and immigrated to Toronto in 2013. Putting family first, she put her career on hold to take on her greatest adventure yet -motherhood!
Although she holds an active licence in the united states he chose not to return to nursing to became a medical assistant. This enables her to have more time and flexibility in her schedule to spend with her energetic ADHD/ASD son.
She is greatly valued, and has an abundance of knowledge, she cares for every clients well being and individual family needs. She exudes excellent customer service and elite client care. She loves overseeing our pediatric division and assisting children with their developmental needs.
At Little One's, we treat even the smallest members of the family! From infancy to 10 years of age, we're here for assessment, registered massage therapy, hydrotherapy, cpr training, developmental workshops, and much more. Click below for more details.
In our practice we offer massage therapy and movement rehabilitation/ therapies. We also offer onsite massages for corporate events, corporate wellness programs in the workplace, and in home massages for the entire family. We want to make accessing health and wellness extremely easy and convenient, we even offer DIRECT BILLING.
BODability is our sister company and we operate under the same roof. We are more than business partners we are family and our team functions as one. Offering chiropractic care, neurokinetic therapy nutrition, acupuncture, cupping, reiki, yoga, massage therapy, personal training, and much more. Best part is its for the entire family at any walk of life. Click below for more details and to meet my colleagues.