Meet the Team

Suzanne Moroney RMT, SMT(C)

Suzanne Moroney RMT, SMT(C)

Sport Massage Therapist (C), Clinic Owner

Suzanne is a registered massage therapist, with over 9 years experience in the industry and has recently become the first Certified Sports Massage Therapist in Nova Scotia. Suzanne is the sole owner of Coastal Sports and Wellness.

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Stephanie Barber OTA/PTA, RMT, SMT(cc)

Stephanie Barber OTA/PTA, RMT, SMT(cc)

Massage Therapist, Sports Massage Therapist (cc)

Stephanie is a recent graduate from Northumberland College of Massage and Hydrotherapy , 2016 and also possesses a diploma in Occupational and Physical Therapy Assisting from Conestoga College in Kitchener Ontario.

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Bridget Carter RMT, SMT(cc)

Bridget Carter RMT, SMT(cc)

Massage therapist, Sports Massage Therapist (cc)

Graduating from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in May, 2017, Originally from Prince Edward Island, Bridget studied Psychology at the University of Prince Edward Island and was a competitive Synchronized Swimmer for 12 years. She also has experience coaching athletes from a recreational to elite level.

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Jodi Bowden BSc, RMT

Jodi Bowden BSc, RMT

Massage Therapist

Over 10 years of clinical experience working as a Registered Massage Therapist to share. Her clinical experience has provided her with the skills and knowledge to treat conditions and injuries to a diverse population including but not limited to: Postural dysfunction; Headaches; Chronic pain; and more...

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Catherine Grant RMT, SMT(cc)

Catherine Grant RMT, SMT(cc)

Massage Therapist - Sports Massage Therapist (cc)

Catherine holds a B.A in Human Kinetics, minoring in Psychology from St.FX with particular focus on care and prevention of athletic injuries. During the last two years of her program she was accepted as a Student Athletic Therapist, working and travelling with the Men’s and Women’s Varsity Track and Field teams.

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Layla Zolis RMT, SMT (cc)

Layla Zolis RMT, SMT (cc)

Massage Therapist, Sport Massage Therapist (cc)

Layla is a recent graduate of ICT Northumberland College Massage Therapy Diploma (2018), graduating with Academic Achievement and Clinical Excellence and Professionalism awards. She is a member in good standing with the Massage Therapy Association of NS, as well as the Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association to obtain her Sport Massage Therapists designation.

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Kristy MacLeod PT

Kristy MacLeod PT

Physiotherapist, BScKIN, MScPT

Kristy has worked in orthopaedic practice since she began her career. She has worked in a multidisciplinary clinic with a wide variety of patient populations. She believes in completing an in-depth assessment find the cause of the issue and then working with the clients one on one to treat the issues and prevent future injury.

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Emily McKeough B.Sc., MScPT

Emily McKeough B.Sc., MScPT

Physiotherapist

She utilizes therapeutic exercise, modalities and manual therapy to help decrease pain and optimize physical functioning and healing.

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Mirella Veras PT, PhD, MSc

Mirella Veras PT, PhD, MSc

Physiotherapist, Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist

Mirella Veras is a registered physiotherapist with a postdoctoral in Rehabilitation Sciences from the University of Montreal. With over 18 years of experience as a physiotherapist, Mirella has experience working in a hospital and clinical setting, consulting, as a professor and coordinator of health services.

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Dr. Peter Carey B.Sc, DC,

Dr. Peter Carey B.Sc, DC,

Chiropractor

Dr. Peter Carey is originally from Stephenville, Newfoundland but now calls Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia home. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Acadia University in 1999 and graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 2003. In addition, Peter was certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist in 2002.

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Dr. Michelle MacDonald BSc. HK, D.C., CACCP

Dr. Michelle MacDonald BSc. HK, D.C., CACCP

Chiropractor

The ONLY Chiropractor in Atlantic Canada who has her CACCP designation- International Chiropractic Pediatric Association to specialize in preconception, prenatal, postnatal and pediatric chiropractic care.

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Mohnannad Ibrahim B.A.

Mohnannad Ibrahim B.A.

Osteopathic Manual Practitioner

Mohannad follows principle-based approaches to assessment and treatment allowing him to treat the cause of the problem and not just the symptoms. His practice is strongly rooted in functional anatomy, physiology, and human mechanics which allows him to tailor and individualize his treatment to the specific needs of his patients...

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Francine Wright DO(MP), DS(c), RMT, BDComm

Francine Wright DO(MP), DS(c), RMT, BDComm

Osteopath, Massage Therapist, Manual Lymphatic Drainage

Francine is an honours graduate from Northumberland College in Halifax in 2001. Most recently she has completed five years of study at the Canadian College of Osteopathy

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Carolyn Lowe D.TCM, R.Ac

Carolyn Lowe D.TCM, R.Ac

Acupuncturist, TCM, Clinical Herbalist

Carolyn is a graduate of the Canadian College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine in Victoria, British Columbia, where she completed the 3-year full-time study program and received her Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2001. She is also certified in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture and Hot Stone Massage therapy.

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Sandra Mauro R.Ac

Sandra Mauro R.Ac

Acupuncturist

Sandra is an active member of the Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Association of Canada (CMAAC) National and the Nova Scotia Chapter (CMAAC-NS).  She is also a volunteer board member for CMAAC-NS. Sandra has been practicing in Nova Scotia since May of 2016.

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Dr Erin Edmonds BSc., ND

Dr Erin Edmonds BSc., ND

Naturopathic Medicine

Passionate about all things research and health & wellness. Her main areas of interest are in pain management, joint mobility, acute & chronic joint injury management, concussion management, and sports medicine, as well as digestive and hormonal health, and mental health, including stress, anxiety, and depression management.

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Carolyne Ferguson MSc, OT

Carolyne Ferguson MSc, OT

Occupational Therapist Reg. (NS)

Carolyne is the occupational therapist at Coastal Sport & Wellness. Carolyne graduated from Dalhousie University in 2013 with her Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy. Carolyne’s focus for the past 2 years has been to assist clients who either had a workplace injury, or ...

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Mikaela Henderson

Mikaela Henderson

PDt, BSc, Registered Dietitian

Being involved in sports her entire life kick started her passion for nutrition. With experience in a wide array of areas in nutrition Mikaela is able to help you meet your nutrition goals.

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Kimber Grenier RCRT

Kimber Grenier RCRT

Reflexology Therapist

Kimber is a Registered Canadian Reflexology Therapist (RCRT) who graduated from the Reflexology Association of Canada’s foot reflexology course in 2016. In a few short years, Kimber has built an impressive skill set taking continuing education courses such as Traditional Thai Reflexology and how to relieve chronic foot pain.

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Nadine Hubley PTS

Nadine Hubley PTS

Personal Trainer Specialist

Nadine is new to the team Coastal Sports and Wellness but has over 12 years in the industry. Her experience brings great knowledge in personal training with athletes, weight loss, seniors and fitness classes. Her passion began with the love of gymnastics at a young age and became a competitive gymnast.

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Kali Brocklehurst BA

Kali Brocklehurst BA

Financial Administrator

Kali joined the Coastal Sports and Wellness team November 2013 as a part-time receptionist for the clinic. Kali now works part time as our Financial Administrator. You may still see her from time to time sitting behind the desk working reception. In addition to reception and financial administration duties, ...

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Nicole McCulloch

Nicole McCulloch

Receptionist

Nicole joined Coastal Sports in September of 2017 as our full-time office administrator. You’ll often find her at the front desk greeting clients and working hard behind the scenes. She’ll help you find appointments that accommodate your busy schedule and answer any questions you may have about your insurance coverage.

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Bethany Sampson BA

Bethany Sampson BA

Receptionist

Bethany joined the Coastal Sports and Wellness team in January 2015 as a part-time receptionist. Bethany greets and processes clients, answers phone calls and emails, and performs a myriad of other administrative tasks. In addition, Bethany also blogs for the Coastal Sports and Wellness website.

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Alicia Mason

Alicia Mason

OT & PT Assistant - MSVU Office Manager

Alicia graduated from the Nova Scotia Community College campus in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia with her Occupational Therapy/Physiotherapy Assistant Diploma in June 2018. Alicia joined the Coastal Sports & Wellness team as their Physiotherapy Assistant and Office Manager within the Mount St. Vincent University clinic location in September 2018.

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Diana Wibberley

Diana Wibberley

Office Admin

Diana joined Coastal Sports and Wellness in September 2018 as one of the part-time office administrators. Diana greets and processes clients, answers phone calls and emails, and performs other administrative duties.

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