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Massage Therapists in Quebec (QC)

Gillian Greig, Massage Therapist  in Montréal
“Gillian is a Certified Massage Therapist with the FQM. Gillian has practical experience in postural analysis and functional anatomy palpation as well as over 140 hours of training in Myofascial techniques. She is currently studying masso-kinesitherapy (completion date 2016), and remains up to date with new ideas and research to be abreast of the most current information on the effect and benefits of the methods she uses.
(514) 432-8579
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Who can practice massage in Quebec (QC)?
Most states have licensing requirements that must be met before a practitioner (a 'masseuse' or 'masseur') can use the title 'Massage Therapist', and some states require a license to practice any form of massage. Licensed Massage Therapists in Quebec (QC) have obtained the highest level of authentication. They must complete academic coursework in anatomy and physiology, as well as on the application of massage and bodywork, business and ethics, and specialized massage techniques. The Quebec (QC) LMT must then pass a certification exam.
What are the benefits of Quebec (QC) massage?
Clients use massage in Quebec (QC) because it relieves pain from muscle aches and sprains, muscle injuries and other causes of pain. It reduces stress and helps clients relax, and can decrease feelings of anxiety and depression by stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin. Massage therapy in Quebec (QC) can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Quebec (QC) massage therapy can help rehabilitate sports injuries.
How does massage work?
Massage involves working and acting on the body using pressure from the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, or feet of the massage therapist. The Quebec (QC) massage therapist focuses on muscles, tendons, ligaments, myofacia, skin, joints, or other connective tissue, as well as lymphatic vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system.