Nicole Ramien RMT, BScN RN, DNM

color nicole3Nicole Ramien founded NRG Medicine in 2005 in Montreal. She founded NRG Medicine Massage Therapy Toronto in 2011 and has recently moved to Ottawa to be close to her husband and family. She has moved her private practice to Ottawa and currently practices as a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) at NRG Medicine Massage Therapy Ottawa.

She was an Honors graduate of ICT Kikkawa College and was the first fully certified Ashiatsu Oriental Bar Therapist (AOBT) RMT in the Greater Toronto Area. She completed the instructor certification program with AOBT, becoming the first Canadian to be able to offer barefoot massage training & certification to RMTs in Canada. Effective as of October 27, 2014 she no longer offers training through AOBT.

Nicole is now the primary instructor for the Canadian Institute of Ashiatsu Massage Therapy (CIAMT), which provides Canadian RMTs the Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage Therapy (ABMT) Training Program in Toronto, Ottawa & Halifax locations. Visit for more information.

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Nicole received degrees from both McGill University and the Panamerican School of Natural Medicine. She began her health care career as a Baccalaureate Registered Nurse with hospital experience in Hematology-Oncology, as well as practicing Naturopathic Medicine as an intern at several clinics around the world. Nicole has completed the AFCI designation, enabling her to use Anatomical Acupuncture to proficiently treat chronic pain and several other medical concerns, in addition to using nutritional supplementation regimes to promote her clients optimal health. Nicole’s passion is to selectively combine the various elements of her training, to create an individualized and effective approach to each client case that she sees, achieving an inspired and holistic practice that ensures the client leaves feeling satisfied that their issues have been addressed.