Meet the Team
Our clinic focuses on patient centred care. We provide patient education and share our expertise skills so you may achieve a healthy, active lifestyle. Our goal is to make a positive difference in your life.
RMT, BA. Kinesiology
Jennifer holds a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario. She then went on the graduate from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy with an RMT diploma.
For the past 19 years she has worked in a variety of clinical, chiropractic and spa settings. Harbourview Therapeutic Massage Clinic in the Comox Valley has been her base for the past 14 years where she has built a strong and loyal clientele. Since having three children of her own she has realized the utmost importance of massage therapy for Pre and Post-natal women. As the Comox Valley has a large military base, in the past few years Jennifer has taken a keen interest in working with Veterans, both with massage related to rehabilitation for muscular injury, and for massage for those suffering from PTSD.
Eddie is a 2005 graduate of the 3000 hour program at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in New Westminster, B.C. Eddie worked at Spa Utopia practicing his trade, providing relaxation techniques, hot stones and hydrotherapy treatments. He worked with expecting moms, as the spa was a place they enjoyed visiting. Pre and Post-natal care is part of RMT’s education and is a very rewarding part of our practice.
Eddie moved to Powell River to work at the Sunshine Coast Health Centre, Canada’s number one drug and alcohol recovery centre. As a RMT, he was able to help those suffering from PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder); he also worked on a wide variety of issues such as: Patient education (most important) , Tendonitis, Constipation, Rotator cuff injuries and Low back pain.
Emma was born and raised in Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island. With a great passion towards whole body balance, care and awareness she committed to becoming a Registered Massage Therapist at the Okanagan Valley School of Massage Therapy in Vernon, BC. She graduated in 2014, and has been working a full time practice in one of the busiest clinics in Nanaimo ever since. To even further her education in the health and wellness industry, Emma is currently taking courses through the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition to one day become a Registered Natural Nutritionist.
New to the Comox Valley area, Emma is thrilled to be a new part of the Harbourview Therapeutic Massage Clinic team. Emma draws the clientele that requires therapeutic massage to get their body’s back in balance.
Marita has always had a keen interest in a healthy lifestyle and conservation. Her career began by teaching nutrition to children (kindercooking), exploring a variety of holistic health care modalities such as; reflexology, Shiatsu, Jin Shin Do, nutrition, and aromatherapy.
Intrigued and impressed by the healing capabilities of hands on care, she continued to seek different methods of healing for the active body. Marita pursued her formal education at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in Vancouver graduating in 1996. She has taken a multitude of post graduate courses over the years, which has broaden her knowledge and application of techniques. To date, Marita integrates her practice with the years of experience and the wisdom of Ayurveda for healing the whole person.
Kim joined the Harbourview Therapeutic Massage family as a receptionist in January 2013 and is now the Office Manager. She has worked in a variety of office settings in the past 20 years, including DND. She loves working with the public and strives to establish a familiarity with each and every client. Her warm, friendly nature will continue to provide you with the first class service that you have come to expect from our clinic. Since leaving her hometown of St. John’s Newfoundland, she has resided in 5 different provinces, finally settling in the beautiful Comox Valley in 2006. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and geo-caching with her husband and 2 children.
She looks forward to meeting you and welcoming you to our clinic in the near future.