Ian Abbott is a dedicated healthcare practitioner with over 25 years of experience in the field. With a strong passion for health and wellness, Ian is committed to continuous growth and learning. He began his journey as a Registered Massage Therapist in 1998 and expanded his expertise as a Registered Acupuncturist from 2009 to 2021. In 2021, Ian ventured into the realm of Relationship Coaching and is currently undergoing training to become a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner.
Ian is a highly skilled professional who brings a holistic and big-picture perspective to his work. With expertise in both massage therapy and coaching, he ensures that his practice is trauma-informed. This means that he recognizes and understands the prevalence and impact of trauma in its various forms, and incorporates this knowledge into every session. Ian is dedicated to creating a safe and respectful environment that encourages collaboration and empowerment.
Along with his practice, Ian has worked at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, and at Pacific Rim College. Ian also offers a course for father’s - the Fatherhood Compass - with more information available on his website: lifelovehabits.com