Temporary Hold on New Clients Extended

Please take note, I am still not taking new clients, until wait times for existing clients needing follow up come down to more reasonable levels. I hope to begin welcoming new clients again over the summer. If you would like to be put on my wait list for new clients, please fill out this form.Continue reading “Temporary Hold on New Clients Extended”

Osteopathic Manual Practice is not Osteopathic Medicine

NOVA SCOTIA ASSOCIATION OF OSTEOPATHS (MANUAL PRACTICE)MEMBERS’ STATEMENT: I am a member in good standing of the Nova Scotia Association of Osteopaths (NSAO) As a member of the NSAO, I am not an Osteopathic Physician, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO, formerly Doctor of Osteopathy), nor do I practice Osteopathic Medicine In Nova Scotia, Osteopathic ManualContinue reading “Osteopathic Manual Practice is not Osteopathic Medicine”

Please take note: fee change

Despite serious efforts on my part to minimize operating costs, after careful budget review, I have come to the inescapable conclusion that the COVID situation has made it impossible for me to maintain my current fee structure. Starting Monday, August 17, there will be an increase in the cost of osteopathic care: New intake appointmentsContinue reading “Please take note: fee change”

What is Osteopathy?

Osteopathy is a type of gentle manual therapy that focuses on the close connection between structure and function. It aims to optimize body functioning by improving the resilience of body structures and the mechanical relationships between them. Osteopathy is founded on a holistic appreciation of the human being: recognizing that all aspects of a personContinue reading “What is Osteopathy?”

What will happen in treatment?

When you come to your appointment, please plan to bring or wear athletic clothing (or loose, stretchy clothing), such as gym shorts or yoga pants and a t-shirt or tank top (don’t forget the mask!) We begin with a conversation – making sure that I understand your needs and am aware of all of yourContinue reading “What will happen in treatment?”

Online Booking is back!

I am delighted to finally be near the end of my COVID-19 cancellation rescheduling marathon. The transfer of digital records from my Hennessey account to my Truro Osteopathy account has gone smoothly, which I think should mean that existing clients can login as before. Please note that there are COVID-19 safety measures still in place,Continue reading “Online Booking is back!”

Opening soon – Tackling rescheduling

The Nova Scotia Association of Osteopaths received confirmation yesterday afternoon that their reopening plan/criteria were approved by the NS Chief Medical Officer. As we collectively move toward reopening, I have been wrestling with trying to find the most timely and fair way to reschedule everyone who needs care and had their appointments cancelled by theContinue reading “Opening soon – Tackling rescheduling”

Currently in wait mode

It has been a long lonely road while we collectively battle COVID-19. First, I want to express continued gratitude to our first responders, our medical community and all those in the front lines who have kept us safe, cared for our health, and kept us nourished. The NS government recently announced that unregulated health professionsContinue reading “Currently in wait mode”