Registered Massage Therapy

Why Registered Massage Therapy at Jericho Integrated Clinic?


Massage therapy is a natural and effective way to reduce pain, relieve stress, and improve overall wellbeing. At Jericho Integrated Clinic in Kitsilano, we offer registered massage therapy from experienced and qualified therapists. Our therapists are trained to provide personalized treatment plans to address your specific needs.

What is Registered Massage Therapy?

Registered Massage Therapy (RMT) is the practice of manipulating the soft tissues of the body for the purpose of preventing or correcting dysfunction, maintenance of bodily health, pain relief, and relaxation. Our RMTs employ scientifically supported techniques in conjunction with methods that have existed for thousands of years to help you achieve your goals.


Almost all extended health benefit plans include coverage for RMTs / Registered Massage Therapists and it is great for anything from reducing muscle tension to improving sleep difficulties to destressing after a day’s work.

What Can Massage Therapy Help With?

  • Back, neck, and shoulder pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches & migraines
  • Insomnia
  • Muscle tension & spasms
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Scar tissue
  • Sciatic pain
  • Stress, anxiety, depression
  • TMJ problems
  • Whiplash
pain clinic

Benefits of Massage Therapy:

  • Reduce or eliminate pain
  • Reduce muscle tension (knots), spasms, cramping, aches and pains
  • Relaxation for the body and mind
  • Improve mobility and range of motion
  • Improve circulation
  • Reduce nerve compression
  • Improve sleep
  • Stimulates lymphatic drainage which enhances the immune system
  • Reduce everyday stress, anxiety, depression, PTSD
  • Feel energized
  • Maintenance of good health

Our RMTs

Our RMTs are experienced and highly-trained in a range of massage therapy techniques, including Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, and more. They work closely with you to develop a treatment plan that addresses your specific concerns and helps you achieve your health and wellness goals.

Albert Chan

Registered Massage Therapist

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

Albert Chan is a registered massage therapist with a passion for helping his clients achieve optimal health and wellness. 

He uses a combination of techniques in his treatments, including Swedish massage, neuromuscular techniques, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, joint mobilizations, and passive/active stretches.

Albert is also certified to provide Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM) and is trained in NeuroKinetic Therapy (NKT) Level 1.

Shauna Magowan

Shauna Magowan

Registered Massage Therapist

Thursday, Friday

Shauna is a dedicated Registered Massage Therapist who values a holistic approach to wellness – placing a strong emphasis on patient-centered care.

Shauna’s knowledge and experience coupled with her calm, intuitive demeanor help create a healing experience for her clients. From reducing stress, improving pain free motion, and recovering from injury or illness, Shauna takes pride in working collaboratively with her clients to meet their individual needs.

Some techniques used include:

Myofascial Release

Deep Tissue

Swedish Techniques

Trigger Point Release

Diaphragmatic Breathing