Registered Massage Therapist

Tanja Scharf high res

Tanja graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, New Westminster British Columbia and is registered with the College of Massage Therapists of BC and the Massage Therapy Association. Tanja has just begun practicing at West Coast Kinesiology and is building a regular clientele.

At WCCMT Tanja gained practical experience treating a wide range of pathologies through in-reaches (MS, school clinic) and outreaches (Canuck place, BCIT, Burnaby Hospital, South Granville Senior Centre). Tanja grew up in Maple Ridge and was a part of the women’s Ridge Meadows Burrards Lacrosse team for 5 years. Tanja is able to therapeutically treat a variety of conditions including tendonitis pathologies, tension headaches, low back pain, TMJ dysfunction, chronic pain conditions and more. Tanja has a focus on Swedish massage techniques, deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy and believes in the value of educating her clients on the benefits of hydrotherapy and posture improvement skills.