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 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. As a Pilates teacher, she infuses her understanding around core integrity and strengthening to suggest prescriptive home care practices that propel healing outside the massage room. 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 1-8pm, Wednesday 9-4pm Friday 9am-4pm & Saturday 11-6pm.
Vicki Devoe BA/RMT completed a Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in Philosophy as well as a post-graduate diploma in Art Therapy. She has been practicing holistic bodywork and massage since completing training at the Vancouver School of Bodywork and Massage in 2011. Her continued studies include Barefoot Massage also known as Ashiatsu as well as Swedish Relaxation Massage, Deep Tissue, Shiatsu, Reflexology and Deep Flow.
Vicki is a strong advocate of the healing arts and is passionate about sharing the gift of self-care through her work. She offers a creative approach that blends both clinical & holistic components into healing.
SCHEDULE: Sunday 10-6pm, Monday 10-7pm, Tuesday 10-6pm, Wednesday & Thursday 12pm – 8pm.
Amy Elliot, BA/RMT
Amy holds a degree in International Development Studies and Political Science that preceded her education as a massage therapist. She also has a working background in small-scale organic farming. As a farmer, she learned the importance of body mechanics which inspired her path into bodywork. She uses a variety of techniques to help re-balance the body after strain or injury and she’s keen on curating healing space during treatments. Her focus is on expanding body-based knowledge and ensuring that each massage acts as a therapeutic guide towards meeting your needs and treatment goals.
SCHEDULE: Wednesday 4-9pm, Thursday 12-8pm, Friday 12-8pm, Saturday 12-8pm
Jamie Lynn Chediac, RMT is the owner of Sore Spots Massage Therapy and a Registered Massage Therapist since 2004. In addition to her barefoot massage 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 deep relaxation response within the body. Her goal is to relieve pain & discomfort while helping navigate postural strain and issues with joint mobility.