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The Smile Thai Team


Thai therapists/ Instructors
Austin Sakchai
Austin Sakchai

Austin was born in Bangkok, Thailand. He discovered Traditional Thai Massage when he was a child. He was first taught by his family and practiced on them regularly as a traditional Thai way of pleasing the family. He learnt some more techniques for massage, meditation and yoga from his abbot when he was a monk in Thailand.

After completing several training courses in Thailand, retreats and evaluation of thousands of hours of work, Austin was certified as a Thai Massage Therapist.

See his website for more details: Smile thai massage

Yod
Yod Klikhajay

Yod is originally from Chiangmai, Thailand. She used to run her own Thai restaurant and massage therapist agency there at the same time for 12 years.

She has received certification on Traditional Thai Massage from TMC Chiang Mai and the Department for Development of Traditional Thai and Alternative Medicine in Thailand. She is a certified Thai massage and yoga instructor and worked for TMC Canada for 4 years. Yod is also proficient in Aromatherapy massage, deep tissue and spa treatments.

Bee
Bee Chutima

Bee graduated from the Wat Po Traditional Medical School, Bangkok, Thailand in 2004. Then she has practised traditional Thai massage regularly on her family and friends and has become professional therapist soon after.

Working together with our guests, Bee enjoys helping them achieve their health and wellness goals as well as using her skills to relieve pain, stress and weariness. She is passionate that each guests experience with Smile Thai Wellness will be an enriching one.

Joy
Joy

Joy provides skilled and effective work to meet her guests individual needs. She uses her intuition and education to give her clients the most effective treatments she can. She intuitively creates a safe space and relationship with her guests and encourages honest feedback and clear communication. She is dedicated to helping them feel free and comfortable in their bodies and looks forward to working with you.

Registered Massage Therapists (RMT)

LuAnne Lee
RMT
LuAnne Lee marries her immense medical knowledge with her gift of "knowing with her hands" to connect your mind and body for the journey to a safe place where your body heals and rebalances. During the journey, she manipulates tissues, bones, nervous and visceral systems, craniosacral fluid and the fascia that surrounds and affects every part of your body. As she works, your body realizes the balance it seeks and accepts the healing we all need.

A partial list of LuAnne's experience includes working with tendonitis, frozen shoulder, carpal tunnel syndrome, thoracic outlet syndrome, whiplash, sprains, strains, spinal joint imbalances, compartment syndromes (shin splints), neurological pathologies (Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis, hemiplegia, sciatica), headaches, and respiratory pathologies (emphysema, bronchitis, asthma).

After graduating from the fully accredited Utopia Academy in Vancouver, she received the RMT designation from the College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia. At Utopia, she was mentored by elite professionals in different aspects of alternative medicine. She has a solid foundation in human anatomy and physiology, pathology and neurology from which she creates unique and effective treatment plans.

LuAnne is passionate about serving the public with her gift and skill set. She is personable, energetic and compassionate. If you find yourself in a place of discomfort, pain or needing preventative therapy, LuAnne can help you.
Acupuncturists
Tracy Le Chang
Tracy Le Chang
R.TCM.P., R.Ac.

Tracy has over 9 years experience with expertise dealing with these conditions: Neck & Shoulder, Pain, Back Pain, Sciatica, Lumbar Disc Herniation, Arthritis,Headache, Migraine, Trigger-Finger, Constipation, Stroke, Insomnia,Ear-ringing, Dysmenorrhea, Acne, & Quitting Smoking. In addition, she has extensive experience in Weight Management issues.

She graduated from Nanjing University of TCM in China with a Bachelor of TCM / Acupuncture Speaking English & Mandarin and is CTCMA certified in BC.

Energy Healing
Marija Djordjevic
Marija Djordjevic
Energy Healing Practitioner

Marija Djordjevic, holds certification in Integrative Energy Healing in addition to a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering. These two very different, yet complementary aspects of knowledge and training, allow her to hold solid, grounded foundation, from which to explore healing for people on an energetic level.

She works with people of all ages and takes special interest in working with children and youth. In her research work she is pushing the boundaries of science, which aims to unravel the mystery behind energy healing. She has provided treatment to people suffering from addiction, spinal cord injury, diabetes, chronic stress and worked with high school students diagnosed with ADD, ADHD, Asperger's syndrome and behavior problems.

See her website for more details: sanare.ca

Spa Therapists
Joy
Joy

Joy provides skilled and effective work to meet her guests individual needs. She uses her intuition and education to give her clients the most effective treatments she can. She intuitively creates a safe space and relationship with her guests and encourages honest feedback and clear communication. She is dedicated to helping them feel free and comfortable in their bodies and looks forward to working with you.

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Constance Au

Constance brings her gentle yet powerful presence to her sessions with the flowing combination of western and eastern massage techniques and energy healing. She is specially trained in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Deep Flow, Lomi Lomi, Shiatsu, Thai, Hot Stone, Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Reiki, Reconnective Healing and Craniosacral Therapy.

Being able to assist others in returning to their nature state through body/energy work, she feels deeply honoured to be on this path. Her ability in "allowing" helps create more space within the body in order for relaxation, rejuvenation and change to take place.