Active Healing Centre


As part of my patient education, I use my bible for exercises which I give to patients. The book, by Bob Anderson, is appropriately called “Stretching.” It has a myriad of specific exercises and stretching routines, from general office work to sport-specific training programs. It’s thorough and detailed, and it gives you length of …


Massage Highlights

In Massage Therapy news, there was a discussion on the benefits of massage for horses. Make sure that the therapist is a trained professional. They should take a specialized program and is a graduate of an accredited school: International Association of Animal Massage and Bodywork / Association of Canine Water Therapy (IAAMB/ACWT) …


New Direction

I’m taking the blog into a new direction, from an ad-hoc style of writing to one that will be more informative. I will be writing three days a week on the following platform: MONDAY: Patient Education, where we will discuss the partnership between the therapist and the patient. Topics will range from showing up for …



There are times when I feel that we should change our name from Active Healing Centre to Pro-Active Healing Centre. I would add in the word PRO, because we are health care professionals with a wide variety of experience and expertise. We are also pro-active when it comes to suggesting other forms of …