Registered Massage Therapist
Samantha Anderson R.M.T. lived on the westside of Kelowna for most of her life and then moved to Victoria at the age of 20.
Samantha began working at Back to Back in 2008. After assisting Dr. Julia and being emerged in the industry for 2 years she realized that she wanted to pursue a career in Massage Therapy.
Samantha has lots of experience and enjoys treating a variety of musculoskeletal and myofascial issues with a variety of patients. She uses techniques that aid in stress relief, tension reduction and increasing range of motion or mobility.
Samantha has a great passion for Massage Therapy and is always looking to advance herself in practice and improving abilities through other training modalities like Kinesio Taping. Having worked at Back to Back for more than 12 years she feels like the staff are her extended family and she really enjoys coming to work everyday!
She loves to practice yoga and go on hikes with her puppy Murphy in her spare time.
Samantha is currently on maternity leave enjoying all the time with her son!
Registered Massage Therapist
Jennifer Graham has nearly a decade of working experience in massage therapy. Since graduating from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in British Columbia in 2009, she is able to offer her clients customized treatment plans and individualized care. She is known for her good listening skills, attentive care, professional techniques and solutions to common body issues. Having worked for world-class premiere spas, Jennifer has been successful in providing beneficial treatments while maintaining a relaxing environment for her patients. Jennifer strongly believes that massage therapy is a fundamental asset in helping people live better lives. Recovery and relaxation are important aspects of every treatment plan she provides. She has been appreciated by patients who have experienced her treatments and gone on to live pain-free and more relaxed lifestyles. Jennifer has an innate passion for health and wellness and enjoys the hands on approach that massage therapy provides.
Jennifer’s approach is unique as every treatment is designed to fit each patient’s individual needs. She talks with her patients at every appointment to understand their issues and shares recommended goals for their well being. Jennifer connects well with her patients and has helped people experiencing muscle spasms, tension, joint dysfunction, pain, injury and stress. She uses deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, muscle energy and myofascial release in her treatments. She works to restore mobility, ease stiff joints and reduce muscle tension to enable her clients to return pain-free to their busy lives.
Jennifer enjoys spending time with family and all that Vancouver Island has to offer. She loves a good game of tennis, sailing on the ocean, experimenting in the kitchen with new recipes, staying fit and reading page-turning books that can’t be put down. Enjoying family and friends and living healthy are important aspects of her everyday life.