At Inhale Exhale Massage Therapy we believe connection is a powerful healing tool.
Connection is our mission. We understand the importance all types of positive connection play in our overall health and healing.
- Physical connection such as massage therapy and acupuncture
- Spiritual connection such as reiki
- Emotional connection to one another through community
- Connection to oneself through self-care
Our goal is to inspire these connections to evoke positive change and community restoration.
Janine Gotzke (she/her) Founder, RMT, Educator, Doula
Janine graduated from the Massage Therapy program at Mount Royal University in 2004. She practiced in a wide range of clinics before settling into the idea of opening Inhale Exhale Massage Therapy Clinic which started in her home in 2009. The clinic moved on to open a new location in 2015 in the neighbourhood of Marda Loop.
Using the knowledge that she’s gained from her 20+ years of work experience she has created a clinic that is focused on inspiring connection between people to enhance individual healing and community restoration.
Janine remains passionate and active in the massage therapy field through teaching at various institutions including Mount Royal College, MaKami College and Seminars for Health and is a member of the Massage Therapy association of Alberta.
She loves mentoring budding Therapists and helping them along their journey to honing their craft and growing their specializations.
When away from the clinic, Janine enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 kids, 2 cats, 1 dog and a whole lot of fish.
Angela Tierney (she/her), RMT, Reiki Master
Angela received her massage therapy diploma at The Professional Institute of Massage Therapy in 2016. Angela is an active member of the CMMOTO. Since then, Angela has become certified to offer TMJ treatments pre/postnatal and Raindrop therapy. Angela received her massage therapy diploma at The Professional Institute of Massage Therapy in 2016. Angela is an active member of the CMMOTO. Since then, Angela has become certified to offer TMJ treatments pre/postnatal and Raindrop therapy.
Angela completed her Reiki Master/teacher certificate in 2012 after studying with teachers in both India and Canada. In 2013, Angela received her Advanced Yoga Training to instruct Yoga and Yoga Nidra (2015). She enjoys instructing small private classes at home as well as while travelling in India and Nepal.
Her main goal as a massage therapist is to support people’s inherent ability to heal themselves. “Massage is a perfect blend of physical soft tissue manipulation while holding space for the nervous system to relax and destress, allowing the body, mind and spirit to come into balance.”
Jodi Johnson (she/her), RMT
Jodi has been practicing massage therapy since graduating from Mount Royal University in 2015. She worked with mobile massage and within clinical settings for 5 years prior to joining the team at Inhale Exhale in 2020. She is an active member of the CMMOTA (Canadian Massage & Manual Osteopathic Therapists Association) and is eager to get more certifications under her belt.
Professional Interests: Mixing remedial modalities with relaxation techniques, life-long learning.
Specialized Training: Myofascial cupping, decompression release, prenatal message.
Amanda Prokop (she/her), RMT, TIMT
Amanda is a registered massage therapist who graduated from the massage therapy program at Mount Royal University in 2017. She has found massage therapy to be effective in healing on a physical, emotional, and spiritual level. Amanda believes emotions leave an imprint not only in our minds, but also in our bodies, and massage can help relieve that tension, whether we’re aware it’s there or not. She approaches her practice knowing compassionate and therapeutic touch is an essential part of the healing process.
Professional Interests: Trauma-informed Massage, creating a safe and trusting treatment container, and using massage to heal physical, emotional and spiritual injury.
Specialized Training: pre-natal massage, reiki, myofascial cupping, Raindrop Therapy.
Paula Crozier (she/her), RMT
Paula graduated from Mount Royal’s Massage Therapy in 2005. Since then, she has honed her practice in a variety of settings and locations.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies and Anthropology from the University of Victoria, obtained her 200hr Yoga teacher training in 2015 and recently retired from WestJet. She enjoys keeping healthy with outdoor activities which mostly involves chasing and wrestling her 4-year-old.
Professional Interests: Helping people achieve their optimal level of health, encouraging a greater sense of relaxation and body awareness.
Specialized Training: Certified in Craniosacral therapy, pre/postnatal massage, Reiki and TMJ massage.
Nichole Boivin-Eglund (she/her), RMT
Nicole has been a RMT since 2015, graduating from WCRMT in Regina, Saskatchewan. Fascinated with movement, anatomy, the nervous system and people in general, Nicole has been studying the healing arts for the past 10 years. She is excited to be back at the clinic and to be of service to the community!
Professional Interests: Movement, anatomy & the nervous system
Specialized Training: Besides massage therapy, she has also taken courses on yoga, Thai massage, Reiki and will begin studying osteopathy this fall.
Bridget Jones (she/her), RMT
Bridget has completed a three-year advanced diploma in Massage Therapy from Centennial College in 2020 and is a member of the Massage Therapy Associatio
Professional Interests: Teaching rejuvenation through massage.
Specialized Training: Hydrotherapy
In continuing with our mission to increase connection through community, Inhale Exhale Massage Therapy is proud to partner with several community health and wellness practitioners. We share space with the following businesses in order to provide our clients with integrated health support.
Kim Dunlop, RAc, DCM
Registered Acupuncturist and a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Dragonfly Therapeutics of Calgary Inc.
Stephanie Robson, MSW, RSW, CPT
Five Elements Birth Services
Birth and postpartum doula services