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Carla O'Donnell
Managing Partner / RMT
CompuCollege, 2007
Biography

Carla has been a practicing Registered Massage Therapist for 10 years and is also a Massage Therapy supervisor at Eastern College. Throughout her career she has received training in both Swedish and non Swedish massage techniques including; Therapeutic, relaxation, cupping, Indian head massage, lymphatic drainage, myofascial release and deep tissue release techniques. With a love of learning Carla is always looking for new treatment modalities and techniques to add to her practice.

Carla has been a member of the Massage Experts Saint John team for the past 3 years. She is very in touch with the needs of her colleagues, our thousands of clients and is looking forward to sharing her wealth of knowledge, respect for the industry and her drive for success.



Chelsea Sharpe
RMT
Eastern College, 2017
Biography

I am from Hampton NB and graduated from Eastern College's 2200 hr Massage Therapy program in Saint John. I am keen on helping others suffering with pain and is why I was interested in becoming a Massage Therapist. 

I plan to take cupping, acupuncture and other courses to continue my education in the future.



Darcy Chiasson
Registered Massage Therapist
CompuCollege, 2008
Biography

Darcy obtained his Massage Therapy Diploma with honours at the top of his class in 2008 and ever since then he's loved helping people with therapy. He likes to focus on providing real help to people with injuries or chronic conditions and using assessment tools to find what is at the root of someone's pain. His love for Massage Therapy has moved him to become a full-time Massage Therapy Instructor at Eastern College, where he is able to use his knowledge and skills to help teach people... to help people.


Outside the office

When not providing treatments, Darcy is working at Eastern College teaching futur



Dawna Robertson
Naturotherapist
Academy Professional of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists, Atlantic School of Reflexology, 2016
Biography
Dawna has been doing aromatherapy and reflexology for nearly 20 years. She has just completed her re-certification in reflexology and is currently studying Registered Massage Therapy at Eastern College, where she will graduate in 2016. She is also working towards her Bachelors Degree at Athabasca University. 
Outside the office

Outside the office, Dawna enjoys working in her organic garden and tending to her ducks. Dawna is also an amateur travel photographer who will cross the globe in search of the perfect shot.



Erin Martin
RMT
Eastern College, 2017
Biography

I was born and raised in Baxters Corner just outside the city limits of Saint John. I have been a stay at home mom for many years living in the East Saint John area up until 2006 when I moved to the St. George area. After working in the labour field and the children were grown, I felt I needed more for myself with the ability to help give others the quality of life everyone deserves. I decided that going back to school to take the 2200 hour Massage Therapy program at Eastern College Saint John was the perfect fit for my independent nature, goals for my future with the knowledge and ability to help others feel better in their own bodies.

 

I love being with family and spending time with friends, I enjoy being in the outdoors, whether its hiking, kayaking, or working in the garden at home. 

 

I graduated from Eastern College with Distinction in 2017 and am looking forward to extending my knowledge in the Massage Therapy profession with cupping and Myofascial Therapy in the future.



Kristine Thorsen
RMT
Eastern College,
Biography

Kristine is from Hatfield point, NB. She graduated with honors from Eastern College where she completed the 2200 hour massage therapy program. She is interested in learning more, like cupping, aromatherapy and deep tissue massage. 


Outside the office

Outside the clinic Kristine likes to paint and go on hikes or to the beach with her three dogs. 



Michelle Mills
RMT
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Biography

Michelle is originally from Saint John; however she has been living in Fredericton for the last 3 years where she took her Massage Therapy training; receiving honours. Michelle has been working at Massage Experts Fredericton, and decided to move back home to be closer to family. She has developed the skills to incorporate deep tissue massage within a relaxation environment and has had the opportunity to work with various clients providing relaxation (including hot stone massage), therapeutic, and deep tissue massage. 

Michelle is set to take cupping on November 18 and is very excited to start incorporating this modality in her treatments.



Robert Mellor
RMT
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Biography

Bob graduated from the 2200 hour Massage Therapy program at Eastern College in August 2010. He has taken courses in Cupping Massage, Scalp Massage, Thai Yoga Massage and Hot Stone Massage. Subject to each client's unique needs, Bob uses a mix of therapeutic and relaxation techniques. 

 

Outside the office, Bob enjoys staying active by attending local yoga classes, and running along Harbour Passage. 



Vanessa Preshyon
Registered Massage Therapist
CompuCollege, 2005
Biography

Vanessa has been a Registered Massage Therapist since 2005 and has worked in various settings from clinics to spas. She has taken courses in cupping massage, deep tissue massage, scalp massage, aromaology, hot stone massage and more. From therapeutic to prenatal massage, she will do her best to assist in meeting each client's concerns. Her professional and relaxed presence will surely make new and existing clients feel comfortable.