Manual Therapy

Amy Shantz – Holistic Manual Therapy (RMT)

Registered Massage Therapist, 5th year student of Osteopathic Manual Therapy, Primary Deep Tendon Reflex Technique (P-DTR), Level 3 Medical Fascial Stretch Therapist, CSEP-Certified Exercise Physiologist

If you are looking for someone to assist you in working towards better function and comfort, then Amy would love to partner with you in doing just that using holistic manual therapy.  Amy works with your whole person to optimize your functioning and well-being.  She considers all structures and connections in the body, working towards all moving in health. Her perspective includes bones and joints (including those of the skull), muscles, fascia, meninges (the tissues lining the spinal cord and cranium), organs and their attachments, nerves, blood and lymph vessels, and the inter-relationship among all these.

After teaching an introductory wellness course at a college overseas, Amy began her career in healthcare as a kinesiologist in 2000.  She came to love hands-on therapeutic approaches while becoming a Fascial Stretch Therapist.  Amy subsequently completed a 2200 hour massage therapy diploma, is a fourth year student of a five-year Osteopathic Manual Therapy program, and has taken many other continuing education courses.

Amy has participated in sports since she was a kid and played 1 year of college volleyball.  She’s a level 2 volleyball coach and provincial level volleyball referee.

Her specialized training includes:

Primary Deep Tendon Reflex Technique (P-DTR), an approach created by an orthopedic surgeon and neurologist that clears conscious and subconscious irritations that our body senses/experiences which affect how our body functions/performs and feels.

Lymph drainage therapy

-Orthopedic injuries (of all tissues and locations in the body)

-Posture

-Stretch and ROM gains

– Improving the contact and movement of bones at joints including managing  

  Osteoarthritis

Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue

-Fascial Stretch Therapy

Amy is dedicated to making a positive contribution to your wellness by using all of her many skills, and welcomes all inquiries.

Manual Therapy (RMT) Prices

Member
2 session New Client $170 + GST
5 session package $425 + GST
10 session package $800 + GST
Single session – Returning Member $90 + GST (to a group or individual training purchase)

Non-member
2 session New Client  $194 + GST
5 session package $485 + GST
10 session package $920 + GST
Single session – Returning Member $102 + GST (to a group or individual training purchase)

Booking Available Upon Request.

Please contact Amy at: enhancedmotion@gmail.com OR 403-689-9660