Our Therapists

Sore Spots Massage Therapy is dedicated to both the art and science of a great massage therapy treatment. We believe in the therapeutic benefit of massage therapy as a means to prevent injury, heal, & relax. Our team of therapist’s work skillfully to address your body’s tension pattern.  We are registered & members of the Massage Therapy Association of Nova Scotia (www.mtans.ca).

Stephanie Dort, RMT/BA/MENV

Stephanie Dort, RMT/BA/MENV is trained in Ashiatsu Therapy and has a Bachelor of Arts in International Development Studies & Psychology.  She has a Masters & background in environmental education and is a graduate from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy.  She is the recipient of the ‘Wholistic Therapist Award’ from the Massage Therapists and Wholistic Practitioners’ Association of the Maritimes (MTWPAM).

Stephanie adopts a holistic approach to her treatments. She believes in the importance of making a connection with the patient to create an effective massage treatment. As a yoga practitioner, runner and paddler, she learned early on the importance of taking care of your body.  She is a firm believer in the best health care being one’s own self-care strategies that create a foundation for wellness.

SCHEDULE: Tuesday – Wedneseday 12-8pm, Friday 8:30am-5pm & Saturday 11-6pm.



Laura Beck Patton, RMT/Ashiatsu Therapist

Laura Beck Patton, RMT/Ashiatsu Therapist

Laura Beck Patton, RMT/Ashiatsu Therapist has been in practice since 2004 and works full time on the South Shore of Nova Scotia with monthly shifts at Sore Spots.  She believes that a massage therapy treatment can be effective, specific as well as relaxing and enjoyable. Her focus is on Ashiatsu therapy as the main technique used in most of her deep tissue treatments. Laura has a warm, friendly personality & consistently invites feedback during session to ensure therapeutic value for each treatment provided.

SCHEDULE: October 27th & December 1st (10:30am – 5:30pm) for the remainder of 2015 by request only.



Jamie Lynn Chediac, RMT

Jamie Lynn Chediac, RMT is the owner of Sore Spots Massage Therapy.  In addition to her Ashiatsu training she has taken courses in hands-on deep tissue techniques, aromatherapy, perinatal professional development (including Doula training) as well as a hatha vinyasa yoga teacher certification.

Jamie believes that every massage should feel therapeutic but also trigger a relaxation response within the body.  Her goal is to relieve pain & discomfort while helping navigate postural strain and issues with joint mobility.

SCHEDULE: Monday & Friday 11am-8pm & Tuesday – Thursday 8:30am-5pm







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