Devin Johnstone, RMT, CTMP, founded the Ottawa School of Thai Massage in 2006 after studying and teaching with the Lotus Palm School for several years under many great teachers such as Kam Thye Chow, Blake Martin and Shai Plonski (Still Light Centre), Albert Schwierz and many others. He has since worked with Mia Blackwell of Metta in Motion (Victoria, BC) and Justin Green (Kripalu School of Bodywork, Massachusetts) and many other marvelous teachers in many disciplines.
In 2014, Devin completes an two year intensive honors diploma in Massage Therapy in Ontario and became a Registered Massage Therapist under the registered healthcare provider act in Canada, some of the highest standards of education in massage therapy in the world.
For more than 20 years, Devin has explored the interaction of art and function on movement through yoga, martial arts, moving meditation and bodywork. He has taught gong fun, qigong, yoga and various forms of fitness including kettlebell and functional fitness training. He is a strong believer in the power of mindfulness, movement and breath and strives to make these practices useful, practical and motivational for anyone willing to make a difference in their lives of those of others in their communities.