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Jenn Sharman

owner and Registered Massage Therapist

Jenn is fascinated by the art and science of massage therapy. With a special focus on pain and stress management, she enjoys helping people feel at ease in their bodies. Jenn facilitates a pain science discussion group for RMTs to learn about current research and best practices in manual therapy.

Experience Working With

  • tension headaches and migraines

  • neck, shoulder and back pain

  • post surgery patients

  • stress, anxiety and depression

Jenn was awarded first place by the Massage Therapists' Association of British Columbia for her case study on treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
 

Continuing Education

2019

  • Gentle Movement and Relaxation Program (Pain BC - Neil Pearson, PT)

  • Movement as Pain Education (Pain BC webinar - PT Neil Pearson)

  • San Diego Pain Summit

  • Suffering, Stories, and Healing: Narrative Medicine Tools for Health Care Providers (Pain BC webinar - Dr. Katrina Genuis)

2018

  • Motivational Interviewing (Change Talk Associates)

  • Understanding Pain: From Biology To Clinical Care (Lorimer Moseley)

  • Our Aging Population: Mobility, Wellness and Independence (RMTBC)

  • Compassionate Inquiry (Gabor Mate)

2017

  • DermoNeuroModulating (DNM)

  • Mental Health and the Body Symposium (RMTBC)

2016 and prior

  • Explain Pain - Neuro Orthopaedic Institute (Lorimer Moseley & David Butler)

  • Manual Therapy Conference: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Science and Practice (RMTBC)

  • Working with Trauma and PTSD Affected Patients (Ravensara Travillian)

  • Pregnancy Massage

  • Pain Neurophysiology Education: Evidence & Practical Tools

  • 10 day Vipassana meditation course

  • Teaching English as a Second Language

  • Kripalu Yoga Teacher

  • B.A.H. International Development: Political Economy and Administrative Change (University of Guelph)