Canadian RMT Fall 2018 Volume 5 | Page 4

contributors Don Dillon, RMT Donald Quinn Dillon is a practitioner, practice coach and speaker. He’s lectured at massage therapist conferences across Canada as well as several colleges. Dozens of his articles have appeared in Canadian, American and Australian massage publications. Don is the recipient of four awards from the Ontario Massage Therapist Association – including the Ken Rezsnyak Award of Merit, and ONE Concept’s Massage Therapist of the Year. Pamela fitch, M. AD. ED., RMT Educator, writer and long-time practitioner, Pam Fitch has been a part of the massage therapy profession for more than thirty years. Her work explores professional and ethical challenges, communication and the therapeutic relationship, principle themes in her text, Talking Body Listening Hands (Pearson, 2015), used by MT programs and regulators across Canada. Her consultancy and research work focuses on jurispru- dence and professional practice challenges and still maintains a small private practice. Erik dalton, PH.D. Renowned myoskeletal therapist, Erik Dal- ton, shares a broad therapeutic background in massage, Rolfing® and manipulative osteopathy in his entertaining and innova- tive pain-management workshops, books and videos. Dalton is executive director of the Freedom From Pain Institute ® and developer of the Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques ® and is the author of Dynamic Body: Exploring Form, Expanding Function. Visit to read internation- ally published articles and subscribe to free monthly “Technique” e-newsletters. Kelly Armstrong, OTR/L, MPP-MPS Kelly Armstrong is an Occupational Ther- apist who has been specializing in sensory and chronic pain for almost 20 years. For more information on Kelly Armstrong and the 6 Primary Causes of Chronic Pain, visit: or PainExpertKelly. com. Kelly will be instructing on how to identify and “unlock” the primary causes of chronic pain at a workshop hosted by the CMC Fall Educational Conference, Burling- ton, September 27-30. FALL 2018 Volume 5 Susan Salvo, EdD, LMT, BCTMB Susan is a massage therapist, researcher, and doctor of Education with over 35 years of experience. She has authored two widely used textbooks and presents at seminars across the country. Susan reviews case reports for the Massage Therapy Foundation, was a member of the Massage Therapy Body of Knowledge project, honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the American Massage Therapy Association. 4 Canadian RMT Publisher: Scott Dartnall, RMT [email protected] Art director: Erin Stanley [email protected] Account manager: Monica Pasinato-Forchielli, RMT [email protected] 491 Concession Street Hamilton, Ontario L9A 1C1 877-387-9111 ex. 103 [email protected]