Vanessa Martell, RMT graduated in 2005 through the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, a 3000-hour program. It is compiled of studies in Swedish massage, Myofascial Release, Sports Massage, Trigger Point Therapy, and introductory levels of Craniosacral Therapy, Manual Lymph Drainage and Pregnancy Massage. Vanessa also has extensive training in movement, specifically 15 years of training in classical ballet and 4 years professional experience with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and other small performance groups. In addition to her movement skills she also has 13 years of Pilates background with 5 years of instructing experience. She believes her extensive movement knowledge compliments her hands on therapy, and is a great asset to her massage therapy treatments and home care. Vanessa is also a Certified Doula through the Doulas of North America (DONA), and has completed post secondary education in: Complicated/High Risk Pregnancy Massage, Labour & Delivery, and Postpartum Massage through Paula Jasper, RMT and Doula.