Although originally she intended to work solely with animals, her practice has slowly shifted towards helping people as well on their healing journey.
Until she finds a perfect location for her office she is mobile, serving the Greater Toronto Area.
Carol Anne Yates
Carol is an Equine Acupressure Practitioner through Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. Most of her life, Carol has followed the scientific methods taught in her Bachelor of Science (BSC) and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degrees. Her journey into learning alternate ways of improving horses' health and well-being started when she took her first course in Equine Massage. Since then, she continues to further her knowledge through practice, taking additional equine related courses and attending seminars. Acupressure, through Tallgrass, has been an exceptional tool to add to Carol's equine wellness toolkit, especially with its focus on assessment and because it can be shared and used by equine caregivers.
Tania is a Practitioner of Small Animal Acupressure with Tallgrass Animal Institute and the owner and operator of Canine Wellness Centre in Toronto, Canada. She specializes in animal rehabilitation, massage, acupressure and water therapy throughout the Toronto area. She has worked with canines since 1997 certified in massage therapy, acupressure, rehabilitation as well as an extensive background in herbal remedies, bach flower essences, and manual therapy techniques.
Nancy Joyce, Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner
Vancouver, British Columbia
Nancy is a Certified Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner through Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. Nancy is committed to improving the way we assess and treat our animal's overall health and well-being. Although western medical techniques can be very helpful it is vital to slow down on pharmaceuticals, and include other philosophies and treatments that include an animal's mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Nancy is also an Animal Reiki Master and enjoys combining modalities for optimum results. Nancy's focus is working with animals that have behaviour and/or emotional issues and chronic or recurring illness.
Maureen Manning, Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Maureen is a Certified Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner through Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute, and is nationally certified in canine acupressure through the National Board of Certification for Animal Acupressure and Massage. She is a Certified Small Animal Massage Practitioner accredited by Northwest School of Animal Massage. Maureen is a Reiki Master and Animal Communicator, having studied with various animal communication organizations around the world for the last few years.
Susanne DeBernardi, Equine Acupressure Practitioner
Equi-Care+ Therapies Portland Ontario, Canada / Servicing Eastern, Central, and Southern Ontario
Susanne has completed the Equine Acupressure Practitioner Program by Tallgrass in 2018. Having been a Bach Flower Therapy Practitioner since 1996. She has studied Acupressure and Reiki over the past 15 years and added a workshop in integrative therapies with Dr. Kerry Ridgeway in South Carolina. Traveling to Germany to become a Dorn Therapist has complemented her veterinary and medical technician background.
Alanna attended Sheridan College to study Animal Care to gain more knowledge on animal welfare. When the year was over she found herself drawn to the physiotherapy side of animal care. Alanna then attended The Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy where she learned sports massage for canines.
After graduating from The Canine Bowen Institute Alanna has opened her doors to helping animals. Two Hands Four Paws Therapy was born! Over the years she has helped animals overcome issues that seemed impossible to resolve. Always looking for more ways to help the animals Alanna has now added Small Animal Acupressure as well as PEMF Therapy to her services.