MASSAGE THERAPISTS & PRACTITIONERS
Anita D'Onghia RMT - Registered Massage Therapist
Anita has spent over a decade studying the human body as well as many related modalities of health and healing. Anita began her studies at the University of Ottawa where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons)degree. Her post graduate education continued at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition where she graduated as a Registered Holistic Nutritionist.
As a result of the knowledge she acquired after her years of study, Anita found herself being able to integrate this knowledge of the bodies biochemistry with the holistic modalities she had also studied.
Attending MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy was the next step in Anita’s education. She graduated as a Registered Massage Therapist.
As a massage therapist her goal is to work with individuals releasing areas of tension to assist in re-balancing the skeletal structure. Anita’s philosophy with treatment is to treat each client individually tapering each session to the clients needs and goals.
Nayia Leventis RMT - Registered Massage Therapist
Nayia graduated from the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy, where she was chosen by her peers and instructors to receive the "Heart Award". This award is given to the student with exemplary compassion, integrity, and dedication to the profession with a positive attitude.
Nayia's treatment style is mindful and intuitive. She lets her hands feel what the tissue needs.
She strives to create a relaxing environment to help her clients become more in tune with their body and mind.
Nayia has worked closely with clients experiencing the following conditions:
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Anxiety & Depression
Nayia is a positive, caring and genuine massage therapist, who is extremely passionate about what she does.
She very much looks forward to meeting you
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Rachel Pinkney RMT - Registered Massage Therapist
Rachel is a BC Certified Registered Massage Therapist. She has completed the 2200-hr RMT course at MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy in Edmonton, Alberta. Rachel is also a graduate of the Spa Massage program at West Coast College of Massage Therapy.
Rachel has completed training in the following specialized areas:
Cranial Sacral Therapy
CFES Fitness Weight Training
Yoga Teacher Training
Rachel has been working and studying in the science of healing therapies and Massage for more than 15 years. Competing in snowboarding and motocross she has endured many injuries and has experienced how beneficial massage has been to relieve pain and discomfort.
An area that is close to Rachel’s heart is Equine Massage. She has completed a 2 year Equine Sports Massage Therapy course and enjoys working with her own horses as well as other horses in the Pemberton/Whistler area.
She sincerely cares about helping others through Massage therapy and welcomes those who are wanting deep tissue work for sports related injury, release of tension from strain and overuse or for relaxation.
Rachel loves to play guitar, sing and keep active in her spare time.
Anita D'Onghia RMT - Registered Massage Therapist
Erika Sloss is a Registered Massage Therapist. Her interest in the human body and Massage Therapy began in her childhood. Growing up on an organic farm, nestled in the heart of the West Kootenay region, instilled in Erika a free spirited nature, a yearning for the outdoors and a curiosity of what the body required in order to perform best for all of the adventures ahead. Her active and outdoorsy upbringing, combined with her caring nature, curious mind and fascination of the human body, steered Erika towards a career in health and wellness.
She started her journey as a wellness practitioner with a Spa Therapist Diploma, from the West Coast College in Victoria BC. Here, she studied holistic modalities such as Thai Massage, Shiatsu, Aromatherapy, Reﬂexology, Hot Stone Massage and Nutrition. Once establishing this foundation of Massage and Bodywork skills, she headed back to the mountains, to pursue her desire for snowboarding, alongside her massage career.
Erika spent 4 years working at Backcountry Heli-Skiing lodges based in Revelstoke BC and Cat-skiing lodges based in Nelson BC. She has had the privilege to reﬁne her skills by performing massage on a diverse range of people from all around the globe, as well as, elite athletes in the ski and snowboard industry. Erika has attended Yoga Teacher Training courses, in Baja Mexico and Bali Indonesia. She is a registered 500hr Registered Yoga Teacher, who believes in the importance of self care for the body, mind and spirit.
In 2019, Erika graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy and is honoured to be part of the Health Profession as a Registered Massage Therapist. She has moved to Whistler, to once again merge her love affair for the mountains, her enthusiasm for snowboarding, and her passion for massage therapy. Her approach to treatment is intuitive and intelligent and she will use a broad range of holistic and clinical techniques to suit each individual clients needs.
She looks forward to working with you at Whistler Integrative Wellness Center and seeing you on the slopes. ;)