Registered Massage Therapy

By |2018-07-22T22:25:15-08:00June 21st, 2017|

Whether it be for sports injury, pain management or just relaxation, our skilled Registered Massage Therapists, or RMTs, are trained in advanced techniques that will help you feel better now.   Located on Commercial Drive, right in the heart of East Vancouver, easily accessible by car or skytrain, you won't wait long for service. How ...

Acupuncture

By |2018-12-22T19:22:53-08:00August 21st, 2017|

Empower Health, located in East Vancouver on Commercial Drive (AKA “The Drive”) offers a wide range of acupuncture services: regular, pre-birth, electrostim, Cosmetic or Facial Acupuncture and more! Acupuncture is an ancient system (more than 2500 years old) of medicine. It involves insertion of very fine and sterile needles in points of the body that ...

Physiotherapy

By |2017-09-22T19:44:51-08:00June 22nd, 2017|

Physiotherapy is a health-care treatment modality that focuses on regaining, maintaining and maximizing physical function, movement, strength, and general well-being. Whether it is recovery from an injury, reduction of pain, or rehabilitation after surgery, physiotherapists use their in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology to assess your symptoms, diagnose your condition and treat the root cause ...

MELT Method

By |2017-09-22T20:08:47-08:00June 21st, 2017|

The MELT Method is a revolutionary new self-care technique designed to eliminate pain and decrease the signs of aging.  It draws from the most up-to-date connective tissue science, as well as cutting edge therapies like osteopathy, neuromuscular reprogramming, myofascial release, fitness, and more.  Sue Hitzmann, MELT’s creator, has years of experience drawing from a vast ...

Myofascial Release

By |2017-09-22T21:46:52-08:00September 15th, 2017|

What is fascia? Fascia is an interconnected, three-dimensional web of connective tissue that surrounds and penetrates all structures in the body, including muscles, nerves, blood vessels, glands. organs and bone. In fact, fascia penetrates right down to the cellular level. Fascia helps determine the position and function of structures of the body and helps to ...

Craniosacral Therapy

By |2017-09-22T19:54:54-08:00June 22nd, 2017|

Craniosacral Therapy (CST) is a very gentle, hands-on method of evaluating and enhancing the craniosacral system - comprised of the bones of the skull, the sacrum and interconnected membranes. Within these structures is a hydraulic system of circulating cerebrospinal fluid, which bathes the brain and spinal cord. CST involves gentle techniques to release restrictions in ...

Arvigo® Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy (A.T.M.A.T®)

By |2019-07-24T16:50:11-08:00September 12th, 2017|

A.T.M.A.T.® supports reproductive and digestive health. This gentle external treatment incorporates specific abdominal massage techniques into your full body massage.  Dr. Rosita Arvigo,  wove together western massage skills and blended them with the ancient wisdom of traditional Mayan healers, Don Elijio Panti and Miss Hortense to create a unique hybrid treatment that has proven successful for a ...

Counselling Services

By |2018-09-20T16:11:40-08:00June 22nd, 2017|

Counselling and Psychotherapy are a fundamental part of any treatment program and will accelerate your outcomes and make them last!  from feeling Better Now. How we are different: At Empower Health we believe that counselling is more than just "talk-therapy."  Our skilled counselling practitioners guide you through powerful experiential processes to help you discover and release ...

Somatic Experiencing®

By |2019-02-24T16:08:00-08:00June 22nd, 2017|

"The truth about our childhood is stored up in our body, and although we can repress it, we can never alter it. Our intellect can be deceived, our feelings manipulated, our perceptions confused, and our body tricked with medication. But some day the body will present its bill." – Alice Miller Somatic Experiencing® (SE) is ...

Breathwork

By |2019-05-13T13:23:48-08:00September 2nd, 2017|

What is breathwork: Breathwork is a type of body-centred therapy that helps connect you to your physical and emotional health. Working with the breath is one of the oldest, direct and powerful means of supporting our bodies to heal, yet most of us only use 30% percent of our breathing capacity. As a result, this ...