People of all ages and from all walks of life are actively seeking professional massage therapists as a part of the efficacy in their personal health and wellness plan.

Massage therapy has been a vital element of the health systems of most cultures throughout the centuries and is possibly the oldest form of therapeutic practice in history, mentioned in Chinese literature as early as 3000 B.C. The profile of massage therapy has diversified and advanced through the years, we are now seeing an unprecedented convergence between complementary and traditional healthcare. Today, massage is highly respected and prominently recognized as a disciplined profession, benefiting recipients with very tangible results.

The healing art and health science of massage therapy effectively addresses a variety of health conditions faced by today's society. Commonly experienced in our culture is stress-related tension, which experts believe accounts for a high percentage of disease and health related disorders.

According to Angus Reid and Consumer Health polls massage therapists are increasingly becoming the health care providers of choice for patients dealing with soft tissue complaints in the 21st century.

Massage therapy is a natural approach to a drug free, non-invasive and compassionate choice for the betterment of personal health and the enhancement of well being.

The Alberta Institute of Massage is community centered, offering a student massage clinic and active involvement in public outreach opportunities.

We invite you to come and experience the diverse benefits of massage in our supervised student massage clinic. The treatments are performed by our students at very reasonable rates and are an integral portion of their training in proficiency. The massages are delivered in a classroom setting that has been designed to provide a relaxing and soothing atmosphere for both the student practitioner and the client.


The students welcome the opportunity to learn from working with a variety of people and their individual needs. Whether you are coming to us with a specific condition or disorder, seeking care for injury prevention, for the relief of problematic symptoms of stress or to enhance your overall sense of wellness, our approach will be positive, professional and compassionate. We hope that you will take away from our clinic your own personal testimony of what you experienced from the rejuvenation and tranquility of massage.

Hours:

Monday - 5:00 to 8:00
Wednesday - 5:00 to 8:00
Friday - 10:00 to 4:00
Saturday - 10:00 to 4:00

Rates:

1/2 hour - $18.00
1 hour - $27.00
1 1/2 hour - $45.00


Outreach Opportunities:

Our students have performed massages at such community events as professional development days for the Red Deer Catholic and Public School Divisions, Valhalla Pure Challenge, Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis, MS Bike Tour, Woody's RV Marathon, 24 Hour Relay for Breast Cancer Awareness (Curves), Relay for Life for Cancer, Red Deer College Wellness Days, Innisfail and Olds Health Regions stress management, Red Deer Public Schools Community Sewing Retreat.

As well, our students have been invited to massage at the Red Deer Women's Shelter, dress clubs and retreats.

Why not invite our students to your next event such as staff appreciation day, corporate wellness, customer appreciation/promotional events, wedding showers, bridal party celebrations, birthday parties, retreats, reunions - be creative, we would be happy to consider your ideas. Please contact us for more details.


#4, 7710 Gaetz Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta T4P 2A5
Phone: 403-346-1018   Fax: 403-346-0606
Email: info@AlbertaInstituteOfMassage.com

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