OUR THERAPISTS

Linda Ann McDermot, R.M.T.

Graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1988 and went right into a very busy practice in Kitsilano, Vancouver. Since then she has taken many postgraduate courses, including several Neuromuscular Therapy (Trigger Point), Myofascial Release, Infant Massage and Applied Somatics, and for fun; Shiatsu face lift. In her earlier days she served as head of the Ethics and Discipline Committee for the College of Massage Therapy of B.C. and helped shape it into the professional entity it is today. Along with Anida Olsen, R.M.T., she opened the W10th Ave Clinic in 1994. She has a whole body approach and incorporates Trigger Point therapy, Myofascial release, focused deep tissue massage, and lymphatic drainage within her swedish massage based treatments in order to help you become and stay pain free and mobile.

Yasmine Tuokko, R.M.T.

Yasmine graduated from WCCMT in 1996 and has been with W10th Massage Therapy since that time. Yasmine has a general massage therapy practice and incorporates a variety of techniques including Muscle Energy technique. Myofascial Release, Swedish Massage, Neuromuscular Therapy and Relaxation Massage. She also utilizes postural awareness and correction, strength, stability and flexibility exercises in the treatment and management of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction in order to achieve and maintain an optimal state of ease and comfort.

Anida Olsen, R.M.T.

Anida Olsen graduated from West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1990. In 1994, along with Linda Ann McDermot she opened the W.10th Ave Massage Therapy Clinic. Anida has a general practice which employs a variety of techniques but emphasizes Muscle Energy Techniques. She is particularly interested in working with headaches and lower back pain.

Deborah Newlyn, R.M.T.

Deborah graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1990 and has maintained a general practice since then. Deborah has a strong belief in the effectiveness of therapeutic massage as a holistic and preventive healthcare modality, Deborah's therapeutic massage treatments include a blend of a variety of modalities including: Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue massage, Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular Massage Therapy and Visceral Massage (St. John Method), Craniosacral Therapy and Visceral Manipulation(Upledger Institute). Deborah is also a practitioner of Geotran and has her second degree in Reiki, both of which she uses to compliment her massage treatments.

LOCATION

West 10th Massage
4570 W.10th Ave.
Vancouver BC, V6E 2J1

Clinic Hours:
Monday - Saturday
9am - 6pm