Remedial Therapy

Remedial therapy involves deep massage by trained therapists to create the conditions necessary for the body to retain or improve muscle health and to return from injury or muscle strain.

Ribbon specialises in the following areas

Sports and Dance

Various sports massage is applicable where the muscle is worked to recover from injury and perform better in the sporting arena, including

Relaxation Therapy

Traditional relaxation massage used to improve physical and mental health through the healing nature of touch.

Corporate Therapy

Ribbon provides a mobile service to businesses in Ballarat and the surrounding regions. This type of massage is used to improve employee health at work, through the release of muscle tension and mental stress through 10, 15 and 30 minute massages performed at a place of work.

  • Injury management
  • Release of muscle tension
  • Pre event massage
  • During event massage
  • Post event massage

Oncology Massage

Ribbon provides treatment for people who are on their cancer journey. This type of massage is used to assist in symptom management. Research has shown Oncology Massage improves the quality of life for people with a history or diagnosis of cancer.

It reduces the side effects experienced from conventional treatment of cancer and the symptoms of the disease process itself (Cassileth and Vickers, 2004)

Oncology Massage is a nationally accredited course endorsed internationally by S4OM.

Trained by OMT


Did you know that Ribbon also specialises in Oncology Massage?  This type of massage requires  a specific qualification not obtained through general massage courses.  The qualification is obtained through OMT and is an internationally accredited course endorsed by S4OM.

Ribbon officially opens its doors to Buninyong and Ballarat surrounds, on Monday 28th October 2013.