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Barb has been actively involved in health and wellness for over 25 years. Since graduating from the Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy in 1999, she established a boutique spa and wellness centre at the Fernie Alpine Resort and operated as a registered massage therapist in various clinical settings. As a volunteer massage therapist she has traveled twice to East Africa. Barb has completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training at the Sivananda Ashram and in Kundalini yoga at Semperviva. Barb's passion stems from a life-long journey to obtain and maintain optimal health and balance in her own life while sharing her knowledge for the well-being of others. Barb combines Swedish massage, myofascial release and neuromuscular therapy to create an effective treatment.

Experience providing massage therapy for

Stress Management 

Chronic Pain Conditions

Athletes - Pre and post-event and Sports injuries

Pregnancy - Pre and postnatal

Tension headaches and Migraines

Back Pain

Neck and Shoulder tension

Palliative Care/Massage

Geriatric care/Massage

Continuing Education


Gary Schweitzers Ultimate guide to Deep Tissue Therapy


Orthopaedic Physical Assessment with Special Tests for Pelvis and Hips

Strength Train your Core

Strength Train your Back

Reiki Level 1

2015 and Prior

Human Gross Anatomy

Sivananda Yoga Teacher Certification

Kundalini Yoga Teacher Certification

Kinetic Anatomy

Vodders Manual Lymphatic Drainage - Level 1

Osteopathic techniques for the cervical Spine

Hot Stone Massage Certification

Reflexology Certification