Tricia Schiedel - B.A., RMT, Owner
Tricia has been practicing massage therapy since 1996 and is a member or the Massage Therapist's Association of BC. Her background as a competitive athlete and a bachelors degree in physical education led her to massage therapy. Tricia is also certified in Sport Massage by the Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association (CSMTA).
She has since studied various techniques around the globe including sports massage, strain counter strain, muscle energy technique, Fascial Manipulation Therapy, visceral manipulation, deep tissue treatment and Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS).
Trish has worked with national swimmers, runners, track and field, figure skaters, triathletes, rowers and currently works with the Canada Rugby Sevens men's team. As well, her clinical work involves working with breathing pattern disorders, anxiety, orthopaedic rehabilitation and paediatrics. Tricia is involved in research and is past President of the Canadian Sport Massage Therapist's Association.
In her free time she loves being a mother, writing, photography, reading, singing and numerous physical pursuits. She has been published in BC Massage Practitioner and authored a chapter in 'Tales from the Trenches: The Real World of Massage Therapy' (https://www.amazon.com/dp/BOOW9YY43E/ref=cm_r_sms_awdb_CzDoybGSY3PCC )
Trish believes passionately in the powerful magic of touch!