Our Team2018-10-23T14:33:54+00:00

Meet Our Team of Registered Practitioners

Christianne Caskie – RMT

Christianne is the owner and clinic manager of Bodyworks RMT. After obtaining a degree in social psychology from the University of Guelph, she decided to pursue her interest in the heathcare industry and became a registered massage therapist in 2010. Currently, Christianne is taking a short break from treating patients, as she is focusing her time on managing the clinic whilst raising her young family.

Christianne Caskie

Cathy Signoretta – RMT

Cathy graduated from Centennial College in 2007 where she completed her diploma in Massage Therapy. She is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario.Cathy is trained in Swedish Massage, Pregnancy and Prenatal Massage, Sports Massage, Reiki and also specializes in Deep Tissue Massage and Trigger Point Therapy. As an experienced therapist, her good listening, critical thinking and practical skills are a great asset in providing clients with the appropriate treatment plan.

Bethany Foster – RMT

Bethany is a 2015 graduate of the Humber Massage Therapy program where she has obtained her advanced diploma. Bethany is a firm believer in holistic health care and utilizes her knowledge and abilities to educate her patients. She has a passion for the caring and well being of others, and focuses her treatment style on rehabilitative therapeutic massage. Bethany’s treatment style includes sports massage, trigger point therapy, myo-fascial release, pre-natal and infant massage therapy, treatment of chronic tension headache, and other musculoskeletal traumas. In her spare time, Bethany enjoys singing, exercising, and spending time with her family.

Bethany Foster

Adam Snook – RMT

Adams foundation for wellness was built from his Undergraduate Degree in Human Kinetics. His understanding of human anatomy and physiology led him to pursue private health care as a Registered Massage Therapist. It is Adams goal to promote health autonomy and empower his clients through education about the body  and its systems. He helps his clients become more present in their self-care and more active in their health-care! Adam believes we need to stop chasing pain, and instead use it to identify the root cause. Adams treatments are focused on the body’s connective tissue and fascial lines. Using deep, slow pressure he aims to stimulate the Parasympathetic Nervous System to reduce tone and tension, increase body-awareness, and promote proper function. He takes a holistic approach to wellness; combining elements of soft tissue manipulation, movement, and stress reduction techniques.

Adam Snook

Bronwen Appleton – RMT

Bronwen is a Registered Massage Therapist with the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. With her certification as a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Bronwen has a strong interest in whole body health and well-being. Bronwen is experienced with Pre and Post Natal Massage, Sports Injuries and Postural Dysfunction. She uses a variety of techniques including Swedish Massage, trigger point therapy, deep tissue massage, hydrotherapy and stretching. She believes that client awareness and education are an important component of the healing process. She is excited to be a part of the Bodyworks family and is looking forward to meeting you and helping you to reach your personal health goals.

Bronwen Appleton

Kenzie Petroff – RMT

Kenzie Petroff has always had the desire to help people. She graduated D’Arcy Lane Institute of Massage Therapy in 2016. Massage has become her passion. Kenzie is skilled in the treatment of acute and chronic care, injuries, headaches and migraines, trigger point therapy, deep tissue massage, pain management and stress relief, aiding in the symptoms of poor posture, anxiety and depression.She believes that a therapeutic massage can also be relaxing, and a relaxing massage can still have therapeutic benefits. She enjoys creating a calm, healing space where people can let go of stress in their body and mind and return to their lives feeling recharged. She truly believes that massage is not a “one size fits all” solution, but loves to tailor each massage to suit the specific needs of the individual. When not working Kenzie enjoys reading, continuing education, spending time with family and friends, and keeping active with yoga and pilates.

Kenzie Petroff

Shawn-Marie McCall – RMT

Shawn-Marie is a 2017 graduate of the Humber College massage therapy program. She is a firm believer in the mind-body connection and the power of relaxation and stress reduction to help in the maintenance and treatment of complicated disorders and conditions. Shawn has a passion for massage and helping others, putting her patient’s treatment needs first, using massage and  focusing on homecare and education.Shawn-Marie’s massage treatments  focus rehabilitative massage therapy, while allowing them to be as relaxed as possible. She specialises in: pregnancy massage, upper and lower limb conditions with a focus on foot/ankle treatments, as well as posterior chain dysfunction. She uses a variety of techniques to achieve; joint and tendon health, myofascial function, and relaxation.When she is not working as a massage therapist, she is spending her free time with family. She also enjoys many crafts and creative hobbies.

Shawn-Marie McCal

Amanda Wanless – RMT, R.Kin.

Amanda is a passionate RMT with a keen interest in helping patients achieve their optimal physical function. She graduated from Sutherland-Chan Massage Therapy School in 2017 after successfully practicing as a Registered Kinesiologist. She is experienced in Breast, Pre and Post Natal and Remedial massage. Amanda helps to achieve her patient’s goals through techniques such as deep tissue massage, myofascial therapy, joint mobilizations and prescribing self-care. In addition to specializing in remedial massage, Amanda enjoys providing relaxation massage to help reduce physical and mental stress. With her desire to educate and assist others, she provides a safe and warm healing environment for her patient’s to relax and become self-aware. Amanda believes every individual is unique and plans each treatment with her patient’s specific needs and health history in mind.

Amanda W

Steven McCallum – RMT

Steven McCallum graduated with Honours from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in Toronto in 2016. He is a passionate, focused, and experienced practitioner with a focus on Swedish, relaxation, deep tissue and pregnancy massage. Steven spent 15 years working in a long term care facility which greatly affected his outlook and the way he approaches client care. Steven decided to pursue a career in massage soon after experiencing the positive effects of massage therapy from a knowledgeable RMT. Now Steven strives to provide quality treatments that will help clients meet their goals. When not working he enjoys swimming and spending time with his fiancé and infant son who keeps him on his toes.

Steven McCallum

Ashley Mcmillan – RMT

Ashley graduated from Georgian college where she obtained her advanced diploma in massage therapy. It was there where she gained experience treating a wide variety of conditions and ailments. Ashley’s massage treatments focus and specialize in Swedish massage, deep tissue therapy, trigger point therapy, sports massage, pre-natal treatment, fibromyalgia and she is working towards adding cupping therapy in the near future. Ashley has a passion for helping others and is a firm believer in the benefits of therapeutic massage. When she is not at Bodyworks, Ashley can be found most often at the barn where she still participates in her family business conditioning racehorses.

Ashley

Samantha Smith – RMT

Samantha has always had a compassionate and patient nature, and coupled with her interest in human anatomy and physiology, Massage Therapy was an easy career choice. She graduated from Canadian College of Massage & Hydrotherapy in May 2018. While in school, she had the opportunity to provide caring touch and therapeutic massage to individuals with chronic conditions such as multiple sclerosis, acquired brain injuries, cerebral palsy, and vertigo, among others. She utilizes a variety of techniques such as fascial release, manual lymphatic drainage, joint mobilizations, trigger point therapy, and proprioception to increase the effectiveness of her treatments. Samantha believes that the body is in its most natural healing state when relaxed and given time to recover. In her opinion, the current lifestyle that the average person lives doesn’t allow time for the body to rehabilitate and catch up to the severe emotional and physical stressors that are placed upon it. Samantha’s goal is to provide exceptional client care, safety, and a sense of empowerment to everyone that she works with while giving them the tools and knowledge they need to meet, exceed, and maintain their well-being goals.

Samantha Smith

Amanda Craig – RMT

Amanda is a registered massage therapist who has a strong background in kinesiology and anatomy which she studied at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay Ontario. After that she completed the massage therapy program when she was awarded Valedictorian for her graduating class of 2014. She has been practicing in Thunder Bay since then and now she is happy to be part of Bodyworks in Guelph, which is her hometown. Amanda enjoys nature and is a believer in holistic healing. Her treatments focus on relaxation and balance through therapeutic Swedish massage. She looks forward to helping people with their healthcare goals and believes massage therapy is a great way to relax, rejuvenate, and heal the body!

Amanda

Dr. Graeme Copeland – Chiropractor

Dr. Copeland graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2014 with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Prior to CMCC, he graduated with honours from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology.

While studying at CMCC Dr. Copeland furthered his education becoming a certified Active Release Technique® provider. In addition to his ART® certification Dr. Copeland has also completed his medical acupuncture training through McMaster University’s Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program. Using a combination of diversified chiropractic, active release, medical acupuncture and active rehabilitation, Dr. Copeland is able to provide the most comprehensive care for his patients.

When not at work, you can find Dr. Copeland spending time with his beautiful wife relaxing or enjoying outdoor activities. An avid sports fan, Dr. Copeland still finds time to stay active himself playing baseball and hockey along with many other sports.

Graeme Copland

Kimberly Laplaunte – Office Manager & Lead Administrator

Kimberly graduated from Laurier University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She is highly organized and passionate about providing excellent customer service. Kimberly is also very passionate about living a healthy lifestyle and achieving balance. She shares her life with her husband and two cats. Kimberly enjoys reading and a big fan of the Harry Potter series. She is a self taught knitter, and spends her spare time knitting baby hats to donate to local hospitals.

Kimberly