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Intern Massage

Our ‘soon-to-be’ massage therapists provide a great alternative to a standard massage therapy visit.

About Intern Massage Therapy Services

Legacies Nordel, Southpoint, Market Crossing and North Vancouver locations have been offering the Internship program for soon-to-be Registered Massage Therapists (RMT’s). These carefully selected future RMT’s are graduates of the rigorous 2200hour British Columbia Registered Massage Therapy Program and will be offering Relaxation Massage Treatments while they wait to take their licensing exams to become fully registered RMT’s. Alternate to a standard massage therapy visit, the intern massage are recommended for patients that:
  • have no extended health coverage
  • have run out of the annual benefits
  • would like a little more care between visits with usual RMT
These treatments will be offered at 60% of the cost of the standard Massage Therapy rate (now $49* per hour). Note: Student/Intern Massage is not eligible for redemption from extended medical plans or direct billing.

Types of Massage:

Deep Tissue Massage
Sports Massage
Relaxation massage
Prenatal massage
Postnatal massage
Note: No physician referral is needed for Intern Massage.

Benefits of Intern Massage

Massage sessions may help:
  • relieve pain (due to a specific condition, injury or muscle soreness)
  • reduce joint pain and tenderness
  • increase flexibility, mobility, function and range of motion
  • promote relaxation 
  • decrease muscle tension and muscle spasm
  • improve muscle strength, endurance and tone
  • reduce insomnia, and improve sleep
  • increase blood circulation, and promote healing
  • rehabilitate sports injuries
  • reduce stress, anxiety and depression
  • manage symptoms of lymphedema 
  • reduce disability 
  • enhance quality of life and promote overall wellness

Why Should You Choose Intern Massage at Legacies?

Our Team treats a wide range of injuries and conditions in our state-of-the-art health centres. Each clinic features private treatment rooms and the latest in therapy, exercise equipment and treatment techniques.
  • Experienced and knowledgeable team of clinicians
  • Wide range of treatment and services under the same roof
  • Convenient locations
  • Easy Online Booking
  • Free Parking

Your First Appointment

In your first appointment, similar to a registered massage therapy session, your intern therapist will do a comprehensive intake and ask you about your medical history related to the reason of your appointment. After better assessing you and your condition, your therapist will discuss your treatment plan and expected results.

Subsequent Appointments

Your intern therapist will continue to evaluate your condition and how you are feeling in every session. You should expect a portion of your visit to be used to review your treatment plan. At the end of the session, you will be reminded to book your follow-up appointments, when needed. You may do that with your clinician, call one of our locations, or book online.

After Your Appointment

Your intern therapist may follow up with you after your appointment, if needed. If you have any questions or concerns about your appointment or your condition, call us.  You are always invite to provide feedback about the services and our clinics. We take feedback seriously, and we implement comprehensive quality improvements plans to better serve you, every day.

Testimonial #1

“I ran out of Massage Therapy benefits earlier this year and it was great being able to have another Massage option at my home clinic. My Student Intern Therapist was very professional and I felt great afterwards!” ~ Patient

Testimonial #2

“Having the Interns at the company has been a HUGE help! My patients can still get some interim care if they can’t continue their treatment plans with me right away. They can continue moving forward with their wellness goals!” ~ Legacies RMT

Testimonial #3

“The Internship Program at LEGACIES has been one of the most sought out options for those who have run out of extended health benefits as sessions are at a discounted rate. Clients are treated by eager interns’ who are committed to help their patients on the road to recovery while demonstrating professionalism to the upmost importance. The mentorship received by RMT’s allows the intern’s to continuously grow and strengthen their skills to ensure that your sessions are met to your satisfactory needs.” ~ Legacies Management

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I book an Intern Massage appointment?
At Legacies Health Centre, appointments may be booked by phone (604-591-5569), online or in-person. Visit our contact page to call the most convenient location for you. You may also call our main number 604-591-5569 and choose the most convenient location from the directory.
Is Intern Massage covered by my extended health plan?
No, Student/Intern Massage is not eligible for redemption from extended medical plans or direct billing. If you would like coverage, book with a Registered Massage Therapist.
I am not sure if Intern Massage is right for me. How will I know?
 If you need to better understand which services we offer, and which ones can benefit your own conditions and circumstances, our friendly staff is here to help! Call 604-591-5569 and we will navigate you through services that may help you.

Locations That Offer Intern Massage

Burnaby Market Crossing

7324 Market Crossing, Burnaby Phone: 604-591-5569 (press 3 for Market Crossing) Book Appointment Online

North Vancouver

1394 Main Street, North Vancouver Phone: 604-591-5569 (press 4 for North Vancouver) Book Appointment Online

Surrey Nordel

143 – 12080 Nordel Way, Surrey Phone: 604-591-5569 (press 1 for Nordel) Book Appointment Online

Surrey Southpoint

310 – 3091 152 Street, Surrey Phone: 604-591-5569 (press 2 for Southpoint) Book Appointment Online

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Our Satisfied Clients

We're so thankful to have such amazing clients that have taken the time to share their experiences on Google, Facebook, and other online sources. To contact us to provide feedback and suggestions, Email us.

Five stars to the Front office staff, the doctors and trainers in this branch. They are all doing a wonderful job. Ample parking space. All COVID-19 safety Protocols are being followed. Cleanliness standards maintain.

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