What is Massage Therapy?

Massage therapy is the manipulation of soft tissues of the body including muscles, connective tissue, tendons, ligaments and joints. Massage therapy is a clinically-oriented healthcare option that helps alleviate the discomfort associated with everyday occupational stresses, muscular overuse and many chronic pain conditions.

What can massage therapy be used for?

People use massage for a variety of health-related purposes, including to relieve pain, rehabilitate sports injuries, reduce stress, increase relaxation, address anxiety and depression, and aid general wellness.

What is considered massage therapy?

Massage therapy is a type of treatment in which a trained and certified medical professional manipulates the soft tissues of your body — muscle, connective tissue, tendons, ligaments and skin — using varying degrees of pressure and movement.

What is Cupping Massage Therapy?

When circulation is reduced in the body muscle aches can occur and sometimes results in a throbbing sensation. Using silicone cups with a vacuum type seal on the skin while lifting creates increased blood flow and separates the muscles layers to promote healing in that area. Cupping Therapy involves gliding or stationary pressurized silicone cups over the body. Some client benefits are increased blood flow, myofascial release in tense areas, promotes lymph drainage, removes toxins, promotes lymph drainage, and many more. Emily & Amanda can both use cupping during a regular massage. Feel free to ask if you're interested!

What are Hawaiian Bodywork massages?

There are two different types of Hawaiian massages that are offered at Kramp Chiropractic.

The first is the Lomi Lomi which is a traditional Hawaiian Massage designed for times of great change in life. Lomi Lomi uses a combination of massage techniques, coconut oil, elements of prayer and connection to spirit, breathing and dance to restore energy and soothe the body. Originally designed for royalty, Lomi Lomi is an incredibly relaxing massage that isn’t for every day.

The second is the Huna Kane or "inner knowing of the higher self". This is a Hawaiian based massage applied using rhythmic techniques with the client fully clothed. Based on the principle that every area in the physical body has a correlating spiritual or emotional tie, a re-framing of the subconscious is done with love or aloha based affirmations. To overcome issues that are no longer serving you, Huna Kane is a massage that you would have more than once, as it is designed to assist the client achieve pono, or balance within their personal energy, or mana within.

What is Reflexology?

Reflexology is a natural therapeutic method derived from studies based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet that map to other areas, glands, and organs of the body.
Through the application of pressure on these reflexes, reflexology therapy can relieve tension and stress while promoting relaxation, improving circulation and supporting our bodies natural ability to (and effort!) to function optimally.

What is Reiki?

The term "Reiki" comes from the Japanese words "rei", meaning universal, and "ki", which means vital life force energy that flows through all living things. Reiki is a form of energy healing that involves very little to no physical touch. Using gentle hand movements, Reiki practitioners guide energy within a person's body to encourage self-healing.

What are the benefits of Reiki?

Reiki is meant to resolve emotional distress by allowing healing energy to flow freely throughout the body, which results in relaxation and reduced pain and tension throughout the body. It can also help reduce stress and anxiety, which can decrease pain perception as well.

What is Holy Fire Reiki?

Holy Fire Reiki creates wholeness through purification, empowerment, healing, and guidance. It is a new form of energy that is more refined and comes from a higher level of consciousness.

What is Usui Reiki?

The Usui System is a way of working with Reiki for healing of self and others. Practiced by Dr. Mikao Usui and shared with the world, it was the primary form of Reiki before Holy Fire was introduced.

The Five Reiki Principles are as follows:

Just for today, I will not worry.

Just for today, I will not be angry.

Just for today, I will do my work honestly.

Just for today, I will give thanks for my many blessings.

Just for today, I will be kind to my neighbour and every living thing.

One hour of reiki is equivalent to 3 to 5 hours of sleep!

Can be combined with both Chiropractic & Massage Therapy treatments.

When combined with a remedial massage, reiki may be covered by your insurance provider.

Massage Therapy Rates

  • 30 Minute Massage - $60
  • 45 Minute Massage - $70
  • 60 Minute Massage - $85
  • 90 Minute Massage - $125
  • Lomi Lomi Massage - $130
  • Huna Kane Massage - $130
  • 45 Minute Reflexology Treatment - $50
  • Wellness Trio (45 Minute Massage, 45 Minute Reflexology, 30 Minute Reiki Session) - $140
  • 30 Minute Reiki Session - $30
  • 60 Minute Reiki Session - $50