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MEET THE TEAM

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Snr Remedial Massage Therapist

Eliot HUNT

Hello, I'm Elly, a dedicated Remedial Massage Therapist and the Director of Powered By Prevention. With a profound passion for the Health and Fitness industry since 2009, I have been offering exceptional Massage Therapy services since 2018.

My professional journey encompasses a diverse background in Nurse training, Health Care Assistance, Personal Training, Regional Management/Coordination, and Coaching. This rich array of experiences enables me to integrate valuable skills, extensive expertise, and qualifications to deliver high-quality treatments and support my team effectively.

From humble beginnings, I built my business with unwavering support and encouragement from friends, family, and clients. I continuously strive to stay at the forefront of current research, enhance my education, and expand my knowledge of the Health and Fitness industry.

I take pride in my proactive and positive approach, keeping my promises, going the extra mile, adopting a solution-focused mindset, and collaborating with fellow health professionals to provide the best possible health treatments, aligning with the Whare Tapa Wha Model.

When I'm not immersed in massage therapy or managing my business, I indulge in my passions for surfing, skating, strongwoman training, and crossfit. Exploring new restaurants and cafes also brings me joy. Additionally, I proudly serve as a volunteer Firefighter and share my life with a loving partner and two delightful dogs 🐶.

Elly's Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Sport & Recreation L7

  • National Certificate in Massage L5

  • Currently completing Remedial Massage L6

  • Cupping Certification

  • Advanced Myofascial Certification

  • National Certificate in Fitness L3

  • Health Care Assistance L4

  • National Certificate in Science & Technology L5

  • NZFire Service First Aid Medical Certificate"

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Snr Clinical Massage Therapist

Luana CARNEIRO

Luana is originally from Brazil.

She has a physiotherapy degree and has specialised in Reformer Pilates, Mat Pilates, Yoga, Sports Massage, Trigger Point Therapy and Cupping.

With over 10 years of experience in the field, she loves helping clients achieving their goals and healing from injuries.

 

During her massage treatment, you can expect a muscle release. She uses her intuition combined with her knowledge to guide her through the session.

She will go through the trigger points that have been limiting  the muscle mobility, sometimes using cupping for better results. 

She applies a firm pressure and sports massage techniques during the session. 

With her background in physiotherapy, yoga and pilates, she will encourage clients to do specific exercises to achieve better results and to become pain free. 

She loves seeing her clients walking out of the room feeling lighter and relaxed. 

 

Luana left Brazil 11 years ago and has been traveling and exploring the world since. 

She has worked as a massage therapist/ pilates and yoga instructor over in Brazil, Ireland, Portugal and has been working in New Zealand for over 4 years. 

She has a deep connection with nature and sports. 

Surfing is her passion and she believes that movement is the key for a healthy happy life. 

Carla's Qualifications:

- Bachelor Degree: Physiotherapy

- Postgraduate education: Pilates Instructor, Trigger Point therapy , Cupping, Sports Massage , Yoga Instructor , Reiki Levels I  & ll

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