Our blog connects our clients with our health and wellness practitioners, by providing informative and practical insights from our own personal health journeys. Welcome to our community of healers!


Katherine Picard

Katherine is a Doctor of Acupuncture (D.Ac)  and a Registered Acupuncturist (R.Ac). She recently graduated from the Acupuncture Program at Reeves College in 2020, and she graduated from the 3000-hour Massage Therapy Program from Makami College in 2013. She has taken many continuing education courses, such as Orthopaedic Massage with James Waslaski, and soft tissue/ PNF stretching with Dr. James Mally. In addition to that, she has achieved a certification in myofascial cupping and vacuum cupping. She specializes in digestive issues, mental health, musculoskeletal conditions and much more, such as deep tissue, trigger point therapy, sports injuries, sports massage, relaxation


Carleen Tralenberg

Carleen graduated from the MacEwan University Acupuncture program in 2006 and has been practicing as a Doctor of Acupuncture (D.Ac) and a Registered Acupuncturist (R.Ac) since then. She continued her education with courses with AcuSport Education & Sports Medicine Acupuncture and is also a Lactation Counsellor (LC). Over the past decade, she has focused on treating musculoskeletal health, mental health and wellness, endocrine disorders, pre- and post-natal care, birth, and fertility. She works as a Registered Acupuncturist because she loves people and has always been drawn to helping others. She loves working at Muscle Elements because she works alongside a