Andi Shannon, RMT

Born and raised in the Alberni Valley, Andi was thrilled to return in 2008 to start practicing as a registered massage therapist. She left the Valley after graduation to pursue her athletic and academic goals in Vancouver, Victoria and overseas.

Christine Deyoung, RMT

Christine knew from high school that she wanted to study to be a registered massage therapsist. In December of 2012 she completed the intensive 3000 hour program and moved back to Port Alberni to start her career.

Laura McMillan

Laura McMillan moved to the Alberni Valley in 2016 to join the Alberni Natural Health Group.

Laura holds a Bachelors Degree from UBC in Human Kinetics-Exercise Science.  After working for several years as a Kinesiologist Laura went back to school to complete her Registered Massage Therapist designation at the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy-Halifax Campus.

Devon Sockett

Hailing from Ontario, Devon was drawn to the endless adventure that Vancouver Island provides. She has had the pleasure of calling the BC home for 10 years, and is still finding new trails to explore. 

An active lifestyle, combined with old sports and repetitive strain injuries lead to her interest in rehabilitation and manual therapy. She believes that we all deserve to enjoy life within the body, and it is her intention and passion to help you move towards your wellness goals – whether that is addressing pain or prevention. 

Tim Keizer

Tim Keizer, born and raised in Port Alberni, is excited to be the newest member of the Alberni Massage Therapy team. Tim has worked for many years as an acute care practical nurse at West Coast General Hospital, and has recently graduated his massage therapy training from the Alberta School of Massage Therapy with high distinction. Tim is a registered massage therapist in Newfoundland, and is in the process of completing his registration steps for British Columbia.

Kate Mancell

We look forward to Kate returning when she is done her leave.