Dr. Gabrielle Steinberg
*Gabrielle is away from February 24 until April 2 - Einaz Farahmand is locuming for her**
Dr. Gabrielle Steinberg has been working in health and wellness since 1998. Inspired to support people in their innate capacities to heal, she has studied a wide range of therapies in order to provide very comprehensive, holistic and supportive treatments.
Dr. Steinberg opened Harmony Wellness in 2007 with the vision of bringing together practitioners of different types in one place to provide clients with high levels of integrated health care.
She is a Doctor of Chinese medicine, Registered acupuncturist, Holistic nutritionist and Craniosacral therapist. In order to provide her clients with expertise in manual therapies she has also studied and been certified in Shiatsu acupressure massage and reflexology, and has taken courses in deep tissue and fascial work as well as other forms of massage.
To complement the treatments, and always keeping in mind a person’s lifestyle, personal needs and constitution, food and lifestyle advice is given in an approachable and easily integrated way.
Gabrielle enjoys working with people of all ages with the goal of enhancing their performance in daily life - whether it be in sports settings or day to day activities. Areas of specialty include injury and pain recovery, chronic pain issues, pregnancy and postpartum, infertility and gynecological imbalances, digestive and GI tract issues, pediatrics (babies to teenagers) allergies, anxiety and stress management.
Services aussi offerts en Francais.
Dr. Steinberg offers select appointments for online bookings. Please click on the button below to view availabilities.
Einaz Farahmand R.Ac
Einaz Farahmand R.Ac, has completed her extensive Doctor of Chinese Medicine at ICTMV, and is currently registered as an Acupuncturist with the CTCMA, the Chinese Medicine Regulatory Body in BC. She has over 11 years of experience in Skin Care and Cosmetics, and is currently a Cosmetic Acupuncture Rejuvenation Practitioner. To expand her knowledge and expertise, she has also recently been Certified as an Acupoint Injection Practitioner by SAIT (The society of Acupoint injection therapy) focusing on Trigger Point Injection, Mesotherapy and myofascial pain management.
She believes that the benefits of Chinese Medicine are key towards optimal health, by creating balance through addressing the body as a whole, and focusing on the root source of any health concern or illness rather than through the conventional symptom management treatments.
If you are looking for an experienced, passionate and well-versed Registered Acupuncturist Einaz is someone you can trust and connect with.
**Offers Direct Billing for Pacific Blue Cross Clients**
Jeff Gabert is a graduate of the inaugural massage therapy program at Langara College. Throughout the program he was fortunate to work with diverse populations and benefitted from the knowledge shared by fantastic teachers and fellow RMT’s. Jeff has a special interest in treating chronic pain and fatigue, particularly those dealing with arthritis. He regularly leads talks and workshops for the Arthritis Society dealing with coping skills and tips for pain management. Another area of interest for Jeff is sports massage and injury rehabilitation. He will be spending a week this summer travelling and working on the competitors of the BC Bike race, keeping them in riding shape. Jeff seeks to aid the body in its natural healing process and help clients implement a homecare program that will facilitate their recovery. By employing a variety of massage techniques including: Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release, joint mobilizations and muscle energy; Jeff creates a unique and client centred massage treatment.
Outside of massage, Jeff enjoys cycling the seawall, weight training, playing music and a weekly trivia night. “I look forward to meeting you and working together.”
Gillian Andersen, RMT graduated from the 3000 hour Registered Massage Therapy Program at The West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 2007. She uses a variety of therapeutic massage techniques, including: Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, joint mobilizations, as well as stretching and therapeutic exercise. She also enjoys doing pregnancy massage (both pre and post-natal) and has completed continuing education in this area.
Gillian is passionate about massage and she is committed to working with her clients to help them achieve a pain-free, balanced and healthy life. She tailors her treatments, using specific techniques to suit each individual client’s needs and understands the importance of addressing the root of the pain and dysfunction rather than just treating the symptoms alone. She is inspired by a strong desire to make a difference in the quality of her clients’ lives through increasing mobility and providing an overall sense of relaxation and well-being.
Outside the treatment room, Gillian is passionate about spending time outdoors with her two kids, camping, kayaking, hiking, and downhill skiing.
Edysha, RMT has a deep understanding and skill for assessing, releasing and unwinding the human form. Her intuitive style, which focuses on the breath, assists clients with the letting go process of what has been stored/stagnant and invites clients to become more present with themselves and within their bodies. She has cultivated her understanding and skill from 10 years of experience in working with a diverse clientele basis as well as by being deeply on her own path of healing on the physical, emotional and energetic levels.
Her path to wellness has been deeply impacted by her devoted practices of Vijnana yoga and meditation, as well as an ever developing relationship to inner truth and authentic living.
Edysha offers traditional RMT sessions, Intuitive Healing sessions, or a combination of the two.
Edysha also offers Vijnana Yoga classes and private sessions. Vijnana means practicing from inside. This practice embodies seven principles:
Relaxed body, Quiet mind, Focusing through intent, Connecting, Rooting, Breathing & Expanding.
Through this holistic form of yoga, Edysha offers a safe container, where clients can begin understanding how to unwind and release their bodies, for deeper connection, profound levels of relaxation, rejuvenation, and refined nourishment.
Dawn is a graduate of West Coast College of Massage Therapy with over 20 years experience as a registered massage therapist, a dancer for over 30 years, a lifelong student learning different aspects of healing for the body, and most recently a breast health specialist. Her passion is helping people thrive.
Dawn is an instructor at Langara College in the Registered Massage Therapy Program. Her desire to teach began while completing her Provincial Instructor Diploma at Vancouver Community College.
Dawn’s unique style of treatment comes from many years of studying Ayervedic Yoga Massage, Thai Massage, Lymphatic Drainage and many styles of Fascial treatment. Fascia surrounds every aspect of our body and this is the system she focus’s on. Her treatments address the entire body, while undoing old injuries and poor posture to help your body find a new place of freedom.
Dawn’s most recent passion “Breast Health” began about 5 years ago with a desire to teach healthy women how to stay healthy this has now evolved into working with women with breast cancer, specializing in post surgical breast massage and instructing. Breast massage is a vital tool in women’s overall health and Dawn has vowed to bring this education to the general public as well as the massage therapy profession.
**Offers Direct Billing for Pacific Blue Cross Clients**
With every experience we hold a memory of it inside our body.
Lauren graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, Registered Massage Therapy 3000 hour program in 2013. She has always been interested in massage, health, the human form and how easily it can change shape, suffer and heal. Her massage practice is based on personalized assessment and is patient oriented. Her skills include myofascial release, trigger point release, postural assessment, joint mobilization, active release, stretching and Swedish techniques going deep into musculature when needed and always with a flow that allows the body to relax. She is currently studying Systemic Deep Tissue Relaxation and in the future plans to study Osteopathy and Cranial Sacral Therapy. She believes in educating her patients and empowering them to create healthy habits that will maintain a sense of well being.
Issues she is proficient at treating are (but not limited to) : chronic pain, headaches, tendonitis, frozen shoulder, TMJ (jaw) issues, back pain, stress and anxiety as well as trigger points postural dysfunction, whiplash and carpal tunnel syndrome.
When she is not practicing massage Lauren loves to cook and unwind with acro-yoga, contact improv dance and beating her time at the Grouse Grind. She invites you to find her on Facebook at LaurenLevyRMT.
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Jamie graduated in May 2014 from the OVCMT 3000 hour Registered Massage Therapy program in the Okanagan Valley, and is registered with the College of Massage Therapy of BC.
Jamie has experience in her practice with a wide scope of conditions and clients from newborns to geriatrics. With a background in Science & Nutrition at UBC, she is naturally drawn to health, wellness, anatomy & physiology. While actively engaged in an evolving practice within the multi-dimensions of therapy, she is continuoulsy researching and incorporating various types of complementary & alternative medicine.
She has studied Myofascial Strain Release, Osteopathic Techniques, and Visceral Manipulation in her continued education. Through personalized treatments, Jamie addresses each clients unique needs, pain tolerance, nervous system & areas of focus. Her treatment style is specific, mobilizing soft tissue, joints & fascia, with a goal of creating balance in the body. This process of therapy is followed by demonstrating remedial exercise, structuring a treatment plan, and recommending hydrotherapy for continued benefits following the treatment.
She works on all conditions and states of discomfort including flare ups, chronic pain, prenatal, post natal, rehabilitation, relaxation, sports massage, postural, addresses gait, and biomechanical strain from activities of daily living. Her goal is for her clients to leave with an improvement to their area of concern, and an overall feeling of calm & vitality.
Jamie can usually be found walking and cycling in the city, hiking and paddling in nature, or travelling and embracing a new culture.
She is looking forward to meeting and working with you at Harmony Wellness Centre.
**Offers Direct Billing for Pacific Blue Cross Clients**
Chelsea has been a Registered Massage Therapist since 2012. Chelsea combines passive movement, gentle techniques and specific applied pressure in her treatments to effectively release tension. Pain science, yoga and meditation inform her practice.
• Stress management
• Migraine and tension headaches
• Nerve compression syndromes (carpal tunnel, sciatica etc.)
• Chronic pain
• Back pain
• Pregnancy massage