PHOENIX INTEGRATED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
THE SCIENCE OF WELL-BEING
About Us

Janine Nelson - Registered Psychologist

Janine holds a master’s degree in counselling psychology. Currently, Janine is a doctoral candidate in the final dissertation stage of PsyD.  Janine’s doctoral research focus is in the areas of interpersonal neurobiology, psychoneuroimmunology, and the neuroscience of the mind/brain/body system.

Janine has over 20 years experience working in the counselling and mental health field, 10 years as a registered psychologist. In private practice since 2008, Janine treats individual adult/youth, couples, families, and offers play therapy for children age 8 and up for a variety of mental health and wellness concerns: anxiety, depression, trauma/attachment, addictions/co-current disorders, chronic pain, challenging life events/circumstances. Janine also has master level certification in meditation practice and clinical hypnotherapy, which, in addition to what is mentioned above, is appropriate for helping with weight loss and smoking cessation. Janine also has specific training/expertise in psycho-educational and other formal standardized assessment. Janine is also a Marriage Commissioner for the Provost area.

Janine was raised on a farm in rural Saskatchewan, and, other than intermittently relocating for university studies, has resided and worked in the Provost/Wainwright area for most of her life. Janine is familiar with the challenges that come with rural living, and understands the limited availability of health/wellness resources in the area. Janine strives to provide the quality of care that our community deserves, without the long drive or extra expense of travel for specialized services.      

Sara Hamilton - Office Manager & Registered Massage Therapist

Sara is our Office Manager, as well as, a Registered Massage Therapist.

Her passion for helping people and learning sparked her interest in massage therapy.  She graduated from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy in 2017, and is a current  member of the Remedial Massage Therapists Association. Sara likes to incorporate relaxation massage with deep tissue techniques and trigger point therapy to create a relaxing, yet effective treatment.  She enjoys helping her clients understand their bodies and restore them to a natural and balanced posture.  She specializes in Swedish relaxation, Prenatal, Trigger Point, Myofascial Release, and Deep Tissue Massage.

Sara took on the roll of Office Manager in October of 2018 and enjoys the challenge and learning curve associated with this new opportunity. She loves interacting with clients and assisting you with whatever you may need!
 

Brett King- Registered Massage Therapist

Brett is a registered Massage Therapist, and a member of the Remedial Massage Therapists Association.  He graduated from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy in 2018, and enjoys helping people and making them feel their best.

Brett was raised in Wainwright, and after graduating from high school, he continued his education by receiving a business diploma from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, and becoming a certified Health Care Aide through the Norquest College program.  After being employed as a Health Care Aide working with seniors for a few years, Brett decided to continue his education, and completed his training to become a massage therapist.  Currently, he splits his time between working as a massage therapist, and a health care aide at a supportive living home for seniors.

Brett specializes in Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Relaxation, and Geriatric Massage. 

Jacob Landry - Massage Therapy Student

Jacob is currently a second year Massage Therapy Student at Alberta College of Massage Therapy in Edmonton, where he is working towards becoming a Registered Massage Therapist. He is an Associate member of the Remedial Massage Therapists Association. 

Jacob took a year off to work after high school and during this time he found his passion. He had always known that he wanted to be in a profession that was dedicated to helping people and knows he found the perfect fit with massage therapy. He is excited about his future as a massage therapist and especially about the opportunity to constantly learn new techniques and evolve his skills. Jacob plans to focus on sports massage and gear his practice towards helping athletes in all aspects of their chosen sports.