Body Balance Therapy
Our staff is always willing to listen to your questions, no matter how simple or complex. If we don’t have an immediate answer, we will investigate it for you. If it is important to you, it is important to us! We have a large pool of experts and resources to find you the information you need to know.
Our staff has a holistic view and approach to the health and well-
in engaging and developing the whole person on all levels; physical, emotional, mental and spiritual.
To do so, Body Balance has a multi-
in their fields of study. area.
Inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and tendinitis
Stress relief and associated conditions
Headaches and migraines
Muscle and related conditions such as spasms, strains and sprains
Repetitive strain injury
Circulatory and Respiratory problems
Pregnancy and labour discomfort
Yes, massage therapy is appropriate for individuals of all ages, including infants, children, and the elderly and even animals; however, there are some conditions for which massage therapy is not appropriate. A qualified Massage Therapist (RMT or MT) is trained to recognize these cases.
How will massage therapy benefit me?
Professional massage therapy can help you experience relief from muscular tension and pain, receive increased range of motion and a reduction of mental stress levels. Massage is a natural healing process that can deliver both physical and emotional benefits.
How often will I need treatments?
Some people require only a few sessions to treat a specific problem, while others become regular users of massage therapy as both proactive and preventative healthcare. Massage can help maintain good muscle tone, flexibility, and help correct muscular injuries. Most muscle related injuries should see marked improvement after 3 treatments. Recommended maintenance frequency is once per month although some individuals would benefit from every 2 – 3 weeks.
Which regions of my body get massaged?
During the assessment you will also be asked to describe any chronic conditions that you are experiencing. This will determine the appropriate regions of your body that need attention.
Will I experience muscle soreness following a massage therapy treatment?
Most people feel very relaxed, and experience significant relief from aches, pains and stress after a massage session. However some people may experience muscle soreness for a couple of days. Once the soreness is gone, they often notice heightened energy levels and an increased range of motion.
Do I have to take off all of my clothes?
One of the keys to the success of a your massage therapy session is your ability to relax and feel comfortable. Therefore, the decision is yours; remove only the articles of clothing that you are comfortable with removing. During a session you will be fully covered with a sheet & a blanket, only the area of your body that is being worked on is uncovered. Before and after the session, you will undress and dress in complete privacy.
Will my extended healthcare plan cover the costs of the massage?
Yes. Most extended healthcare plans include massage therapy. Some plans may ask you to first receive a physician's referral. Please check with your extended insurance company to determine specific coverage you have.
Do you offer massage gift certificates?
Yes. A massage is a great way to show someone how much you care.
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