Elisse holds a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology from UBC, a Registered Massage Therapy diploma from West Coast College of Massage Therapy as well as a diploma in Physical Education from Langara College. Having worked as both an active rehabilitation therapist and personal trainer in her previous career, she brings over 15 years of experience in helping clients achieve optimal physical capacity and recovery from injury. Using a variety of techniques including myofascial release, joint mobilizations, muscle energy techniques, neuromuscular facilitation alongside with a movement based assessment and corrective exercise prescription, Elisse will tailor treatments to suit the individual needs of each patient. She has been involved in athletic training for many years and has had the opportunity to work with a variety of professional athletes including Canada and all International Rugby Sevens, BC Lions, Toronto Argonauts, Curl BCs junior high performance and Olympic training teams as well as multiple Ironman competitors.
In addition to her work at the clinic, Elisse is also an Instructor and Clinic Supervisor in the RMT program at Vancouver Career College educating students in preparation for entry to level practice.
Always looking to further her education, Elisse is currently completing her Advanced Equine Performance Therapist Certification at Kheiron College of Equine Therapy. Elisse has had a passion for horses and riding her entire life and is excited to introduce a unique brand of therapy for both horse and rider with the goal of achieving equal optimal performance and function. In her spare time, Elisse also owns and manages a pleasure trail riding company hosting rides through Campbell Valley Park.