Grant Street Wellness Clinic

Our Team

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The ground work for happiness is good health and wellbeing.

Welcome to Grant Street Wellness Clinic, conveniently located just off Commercial Drive. Our team of health care professionals are here to create a safe and healing environment for our patients. We work in collaboration with each other, and other professionals around the city, to give our patients the care that they need to feel well again.

 
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Andrew McCully, RMT and Owner

Andrew studied Psychology at the University of Regina, and obtained his Diploma of Massage Therapy from West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 2005.

One of the most requested therapists at Grant Street Wellness Clinic, Andrew attributes his effective hands-on skills, in part, to his background as a sculptor and painter.  Using a combination of deep tissue and myofascial techniques, he will mold your body back into healthy shape.

Andrew is available Monday, Friday and Saturday.

Andrew is not available to book online. Please call the clinic to book.

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Juanita Bradley, RMT

A graduate of the Okanagan Valley College of Massage Therapy in Vernon, BC, Juanita has been practicing since 2004.  Her post-graduate studies have primarily focused on releasing fascia and learning osteopathic techniques.  She currently focuses her continuing education on the Stecco method of fascial manipulation.

Juanita uses both traditional assessment tools and intuitive 'hands-on' listening skills to assess clients needs.  She has had success in treating various muscular, physical and nervous system disorders as well as conditions ranging from sports injuries and sciatica to post traumatic stress disorder.

Outside of work, Juanita is the full time mother of two.  She also finds time to express herself creatively through music and art.

 Juanita is available Tuesday and Friday. Click here to book with Juanita.

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Hahle Dunn, RMT

Hahle graduated from the Vancouver College of Massage Therapy in 2015. She integrates a combination of hands on skills including Swedish, Myofascial Release, joint mobilisations and stretching techniques into her treatments.

Hahle has a passion for understanding how the body is connected and educating her clients on the concept of full body integration. Using assessments and special testing, her goal is to determine the main cause of discomfort in the body. She has experience working with pregnant people, seniors and people with every day postural and stress related aches.

Outside the clinic you will find Hahle planning her next adventure, digging in her garden or working on her latest Pinterest inspired project!

She is currently available Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Click here to book with Hahle. Please email at hahledunn@gmail.com for appointments if she has no online bookings available.

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Felicity Heaslip, RMT

Felicity graduated from The Vancouver College of Massage Therapy in 2015. Her approach, during a treatment, is to look at the body as a whole using a combination of assessment, manual therapy and patient education. Her goal is to understand what is causing the discomfort and address it, not just treat the area of pain. Felicity likes to incorporate myofascial release, manipulation and some cranial sacral therapy in her treatments and enjoys treating a variety of different conditions using these techniques.

When Felicity is not treating, you will find her pottering in her garden, cycling around the city, cooking something delicious or enjoying the greater outdoors. Felicity was born and raised in Ireland and moved to Vancouver in 2011.

Felicity is available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Click here to book with Felicity.  

 

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Cathy Currie, RMT

Cathy completed the Registered Massage Therapy program at Vancouver College of Massage Therapy in August 2016.  She is passionate about supporting the wellness of clients through skilled massage practices.  With each session, Cathy ensures patient education to bring about greater awareness and prevention of musculoskeletal injury.

She has training in effectively treating many conditions such various sports injuries, TMJ dysfunction, whiplash, headache, neuropathic pain, pregnancy discomfort, neck/shoulder/back tension and pain as well as general relaxation massage to relieve stress.

Originally from the Okanagan, she has lived in the lower mainland for the past 15 or so years.  Outside of work, Cathy can usually be found hanging out with her family and loveable lab Cedar.

Cathy is available Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Click here to book with Cathy.

 

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Helen Thomas, MA, RCC, CCC

Helen holds a BA Psychology from Queen's University (2000) and obtained her Master's degree in Counselling Psychology from Simon Fraser University (2011).  She has also completed training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).

Helen has extensive experience providing both group and individual therapy to those struggling with trauma and abuse, addictions, depression/anxiety or in need of guidance through a challenging life transition.

When not at work, Helen enjoys caring for 5 delightful children. She's also a passionate dog owner, one of which has been known to act as a "therapy dog" in her sessions.

Helen is available Monday, Wednesday and Sunday. Click here to book with Helen.

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Rachel Snarch, M.Ed, RCC, CCC

Rachel values a collaborative approach to working with clients to meet their individual needs and goals. She recognizes that each person walks through the door with unique life challenges and that asking for support can be a difficult task. Rachel fosters a safe therapeutic space so that individuals seeking support are welcomed with unconditional acceptance.

A Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors and a Canadian Certified Counsellor  with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association, Rachel obtained her Masters degree in Educational Counselling (University of Ottawa) and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology (McGill University). She has over five years of combined clinical counselling experience and educational training.

Client centered and strengths-based frameworks guide Rachel's practice. She integrates Mindfulness approaches, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, feminist counselling, and motivational interviewing. Rachel offers support to people through times of anxiety, depression, grief and loss, trauma and abuse, relationship difficulties, for stress management and challenging life transitions.  She is also registered with the Crime Victim Assistance Program (CVAP) and can provide counselling for those who have been pre-approved for services through CVAP.

In her free time, Rachel enjoys travelling, yoga, cooking, and spending time with family and friends on Hornby Island.

Rachel is available Wednesday through Saturday. Click here to book with Rachel.  

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Lily Chong, RTCMP, RAc.

Lily got her degree in Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Engineering from UBC and worked a few years as a software programmer, health issues due to stressful work has taken her back into Traditional Chinese Medicine.

She studied at the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine of Vancouver (now Tzu Chi International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine), and completed her studies with clinical training in Vancouver, Taiwan and China. She got her license of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine in 2015 and since then she has been practicing as a Registered Traditional Medicine Practitioner in Vancouver.

Her practice has been focused on conditions related to pain, digestion, stress, gynaecology. She combines both acupuncture and herbal medicine in her treatment plan. Facial rejuvenation acupuncture is an area she is currently studying and looking to incorporate this into her practice in the near future.

Lily is available on Thursday. Click here to book with Lily.

 

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Dr. Jean Wong, ND

Dr Jean Wong, MD (Ireland), ND, is a graduate of the Canadian College of Medicine located in Toronto, Ontario. Before completing a Naturopathic degree, she has completed a medical doctor degree in Dublin, Ireland with further training in Family Practice.

Dr. Jean is passionate about inspiring patients to take an active role in their own health. She develops individualized treatment protocols specific to you and your health goals. She has a general practice & welcomes patients of all ages. In saying this, she has a special interest in digestive health, women's health, and mental health. Dr. Jean combines her knowledge in lifestyle counselling, nutritional support, herbal medicine, and acupuncture with comprehensive lab tests and pharmaceuticals. You will experience a unique and powerful approach to patient care and healing.

In her free time, Dr. Jean can be found at Farmer's markets, craft fairs, or immersed in cultural travels.

Dr. Jean Wong is available on Saturday. Click here to book with Dr. Wong.

 

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Dr. Marina Liarsky, BScKIN, DC

Dr. Marina Liarsky is a graduate of the University of Western States, located in Portland, Oregon.  Prior to chiropractic college, she completed a degree in Kinesiology, specializing in Active Health and Rehabilitation at Simon Fraser University here in Metro Vancouver.

Dr. Liarsky uses an integrative approach of chiropractic, various soft-tissue therapies, and strength & conditioning for the management of neuro-musculoskeletal injuries of the spine and the extremities.  Her ultimate favourite field of work is in Sports Medicine Rehabilitation and Strength and Conditioning of the shoulder and hip regions.

Dr. Liarsky places an important emphasis on collaborating with different health care providers and working together with her patients as they return to their optimal functional level.She enjoys staying current with the latest research and continuing education courses to better educate her patients on injury prevention, rehabilitation and general wellness.  In her free time, you might catch Marina cycling around, hiking local mountains, and drinking good coffee on The Drive.

Dr. Marina is available on Monday and Saturday. Click here to book with Dr. Marina.