What is Registered Massage Therapy?

Registered Massage Therapy is the scientific manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, consisting primarily of manual (hands-on) techniques such as applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and moving muscles and
body tissues.

  • Reduce muscle tension and stiffness
  • Increase joint and limb flexibility and range of motion
  • Relieving tension and overall stress
  • Promote deeper and easier breathing
  • Promote faster healing of soft tissue injuries
  • Reduce pain and swelling related to injuries
  • Enhancing health and nourishment of skin
  • Reduce emotional or physical stress and reduce anxiety
  • Promote feelings of well-being

Registered Massage Therapy is covered by most extended health care benefits.