Yan graduated from The New Zealand College of Massage with a Diploma in Health Science (Therapeutic and Sports Massage). She has been registered as Remedial Massage Therapist with Massage New Zealand since 2016.
Yan has an abundance of experience in remedial, sports and pregnancy massage therapies, and in treatments of chronic muscular issues, old injuries and/or stress related muscular stiffness and pain, sleep disturbance, headaches and post-surgery muscular/joint recovery.
Yan applies a holistic approach to customise each client’s needs and uses a variety of techniques e.g. deep tissue and relaxation techniques, dry-needling, myofascial release, mobilization and cupping therapy. She has worked with various professional athletes including the Phoenix Football Team, Wellington Central Pulse, Super Rugby Teams and the Royal New Zealand Ballet.
Yan has her own massage studio in Lyall Bay - Ebb&Flow Natural Therapy Studio established in 2015. We are lucky to have Yan working at Tiaki on Thursdays.
Outside work Yan is presently learning piano and horse riding enjoys swimming and all sorts of activities and adventures with her young family and friends.