It’s the Most Chaotic Time of the Year…

The start of the holidays are like being launched from a slingshot. You spend so much time pulling back from it, avoiding the aggressive push for early Christmas shopping from retail stores and radio commercials, only to suddenly find yourself in the middle of it all. That’s also how this clinic transition has felt; planning…

Code Red

Almost two weeks ago, the Government of Manitoba announced Winnipeg’s transition to Code Red – Restricted in response to skyrocketing COVID-19 case numbers. The announcement for a provincial lockdown came several days later and with it, a ban on social gatherings of any type. Personally, I can survive without dining in at restaurants, seeing movies…

Good afternoon, Since the move into the new clinic there have been a few fundamental changes, one being that we have gone almost completely paperless. This is great news, as it reduces our impact on the environment and also streamlines some of our day-to-day practices. As a result, patient history forms and clinic notes are…

Happy Friday! We are officially into the second half of October which means Halloween is just around the corner and the holiday season is short to follow. Around this time every year we notice a surge of calls for appointments as many people wish to use their remaining insurance benefits before renewal in January. As…

With the season of change come a great number of changes for us at Munroe Massage Therapy. After ten years, Arlana has decided to step back from ownership to focus more time on her family and massage practice, and as a result has made the decision to close Munroe Massage Therapy, but don’t worry! As…

Good afternoon, As I previously mentioned, I have switched to a new appointments platform. You can now book your massage appointments online here. Please note that any appointments booked through my old Square Appointments site will be rejected, and you will be redirected to ClinicSense. As always, appointments can still be booked by calling the…

Good morning, With the transition from summer to autumn come changes that I am excited to share with you. Firstly, I will be switching to a new online scheduling platform called ClinicSense. All new appointments will be booked directly on the new site which can be found here. This change comes as a result of…

Online Schedule is Open!

Good afternoon, For those of you who’ve been asking, my online booking site is open once again. If you are interested in making an appointment with me, please do so here. I will have appointments available Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings and Tuesday mornings. There are also a few Saturdays available throughout the summer. I…

The following information is also found on Munroe Massage Therapy’s website. Please read it thoroughly, as it is important to follow health and safety protocol during the pandemic and will help us to run our schedules smoothly. When Booking an Appointment Your Health Status If you are presenting signs of illness, have been in contact…

Return to Practice

To my valued clients, With the ease of closure on certain businesses, I am happy to announce that I will be returning to work starting May 19th. Though I am excited to resume practice and return to serving you in your times of need, please know that I am also nervous; these are uncertain times…

Business Update – Restoring Services Phase 1

To my valued clients, In a recent update, it has been announced that Manitoba is taking steps toward reopening businesses and services starting May 4th; massage therapy has been included on this list. We have already received phone calls and emails from clients reaching out to ask whether Munroe Massage Therapy will open and begin…

COVID-19 Update

After recent updates from the Government of Canada, the Massage Therapy Association of Manitoba has advised all of its members to refrain from treating clients for a period of two weeks, effective immediately. We have chosen to heed this recommendation, and while this decision has been a difficult one to make, we believe it is our responsibility…

Important Health Notice

With recent news of the first confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mantioba, we will be taking precautions to protect the health of our clients and therapists and do our part to prevent the spread of illness in our community. While we already implement regular cleaning and sanitizing practices at the clinic, we will be increasing…

On Listening and Being Listened To

Making friends as an adult is hard. In most social situations it can be awkward to approach a stranger and strike up a conversation. Once you have children it can become even more difficult to meet new friends, and often old friends are more distanced than before. Joining a group or community that facilitates connections…

For That Special Someone…

I’ve added some lovely design options for e-gift cards just in time for Valentine’s Day, though many of them would be nice for numerous different occasions. Get a massage gift certificate online or in person at your appointment this week!