Sylvia Krueger, R.M.T., C.D.T.


Sylvia graduated from the 2400 hr. program at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in British Columbia in 1987. She has been a member in good standing with the Massage Therapists Association of Saskatchewan since 1989.

Sylvia completed her 160 hour training in the Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymph Drainage, certifying as a Complex Decongestive Therapist in August 1993.

Sylvia accepts appointment Monday 11-8 pm, Tuesday 4-8 pm, Wednesday to Friday 9 - 5:30 pm.

Areca Massage & Lymphatic Treatment Centre was established as a clinic for therapeutic massage that would have an emphasis on treating individuals with lymphatic conditions. We are pleased to host like-minded individuals such as Cynthia and Lara, who have both chosen to house their practices within our space here in the Lakeshore Mall.


Cynthia is the owner of Good Life Massage Therapy, Inc. She graduated from a 2,200 hour program at the Western College of Remedial Massage Therapies in 1995. She has been in practise since then, 19 years.

Registered with the Massage Therapist Association of Saskatchewan, Inc. (MTAS), Cynthia fully agrees with the Association's Standards of Practice; Code of Ethics; competency requirements and other standards.

She has volunteered in the community for events like the Multiple Sclerosis 150 KM Bike Tour, Telemiracle and various sporting events. Cynthia has also volunteered for the Massage Therapist Assoc. of Saskatchewan and the Massage Therapist Association of Canada in various executive positions.

Cynthia has a degree in English. When time permits, she writes articles for publication and edits material for other writers. If you and your organization or service club are looking for a speaker, Cynthia is happy to talk about the many benefits of massage therapy and special treatments like Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Kinesiotex Tape.

Cynthia takes appoints from 1:30 - 8:00 on Monday to Friday.

Lara Brierley, B.Sc. RMT, MTAS

Lara graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of British Columbia in 1998, and with her 2200-hour Massage Therapy Degree from the Sutherland-Chan Schools, Inc., in Toronto, Ontario, in 2002. She worked in Toronto for two years, during which time she gained knowledge in real-world massage applications and acquired experience in different clinic settings. She then moved to the United Kingdom, where she practiced and was able to advance her education in myofascial release, studied introduction to acupuncture, and travelled. She settled in Regina in 2010 with her family and now hopes to continue to build her practice and diversify her massage techniques even further by completing her studies of the Dr. Vodder Manual Lymphatic Drainage technique.

Lara also offers Swedish massage, which includes therapeutic and relaxation massage, joint mobilization, sports massage therapy, pre- and post-natal massage, trigger point technique advanced (lower and upper body), myofascial release (MFR), hydrotherapy, and remedial exercise. Lara is a member in good standing with the Massage Therapists Association of Saskatchewan.

Hours of Operation

Monday 10 am to 8 pm
Tuesday 11 am to 8 pm
Wednesday 11 am to 8 pm
Thursday 9 am to 8 pm
Friday 9 am to 8 pm
Saturday 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

or by special appointment