Sarah – an RMT at painPRO’s Vancouver West Broadway location –  is a graduate of the 3000 hour program at the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy who has always been interested in healing and has previously studied herbal medicine, nutrition and Ayurveda. Sarah combines therapeutic massage techniques and relaxation massage to create a massage therapy session which is both relaxing and effective. This helps patients recover from acute, chronic and postural issues while at the same time relaxing the body to reduce stress, which further aids the healing process. Sarah’s approach to massage therapy stems from an in depth understanding of the musculoskeletal system and a passion to educate the patient in the cultivation of their wellness. Her joyful attitude and inquisitive nature allow her to develop customized treatment plans based on individual needs so that the patient may achieve and maintain their health goals. She particularly enjoys treating postural imbalances, headaches/migraines, myofascial trigger points, chronic pain, acute injuries, neurological conditions, women’s health, and stress-related concerns. In addition, she provides home care exercises to enhance the effectiveness of the massage treatment results, and encourage the patient to take an active role in their wellness. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, yoga, and exploring her creative side through painting and drawing.