Yonge & St Clair | Joanna Rogowska, RMT
*Shiatsu Practitioner Diploma (Dipl.ST Hon) – Honours Graduate from The Shiatsu Academy of Tokyo (a 2200 hours program the highest training outside of Japan)
*Certified Reflexologist in both feet and hands
*Certified in Thai Massage (Thai Massage School of Chiang Mai, Thailand)
*Certificate of ADVT Myofascial Integration graduate studies program (Kikkawa College)
*Certificate of ADVT Suikodo graduate studies program (Kikkawa Shiatsu School)
*Certificate in Therapeutic Ultrasound graduate studies National Wellness Institute of Education, Toronto
*Certificate in India Head Massage graduate studies Aithen Ayurveda Massage School, Goa India
*Certificate in Lomi Lomi Massage graduate studies Lomi Lomi School of Massage, Hawaii
*Current member with Shiatsu Diffusion Society
*Current member with the College of Reflexology (OCR)
*Current member with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO)
Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?
First and foremost, I am a Registered Massage Therapist with over 20 years of extensive experience in manual therapy who is certified in both Europe and Canada. I enjoy learning techniques and treatments so I can better serve my clients and help them improve their overall well being using core skills acquired in Shiatsu, massage therapy and reflexology. The skills acquired from other studies also help in the treatment of my clients. I am passionate about health and wellbeing and strongly believe in the art of healing through touch.
What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?
I specialize in a variety of different treatments however the core of my specialties are based in massage therapy, shiatsu and reflexology (both hands and feet). I have been practicing these specialties/techniques for 20 years.
What are you proud of in your practice?
I have developed a strong client base that I have worked with for a number of years helping them improve mobility, health and recover from accidents etc. I have treated and helped pregnant women, individuals in their latter years, children, handicapped and those just seeking some stress management. I love working with my clients.
Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?
I enjoy working with my clients to find the best treatment for their individual needs using the skills I have acquired over the 20 years doing massage therapy. I have gained professional experience with deep tissue massage, lymphatic drainage, pregnancy massage, trigger point therapy and specialty treatment of the head, using techniques from India Head Massage school in India.