Kevin R. Persaud RMT, CPT focuses on optimizing human potential. Kevin became a Certified Bodytalk Practitioner in 2014 and began practicing at the Toronto Bodytalk Community Clinic. In 2016 he became a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. By the end of 2018 he had earned an Advanced Diploma in Massage Therapy from Centennial College where he graduated with high honours. He currently practices as a Registered Massage Therapist while pursuing a diploma in Orthomolecular Nutrition.
As a former competitive athlete, Kevin is focused on optimizing and tracking performance. He performs in-depth assessments that find the musculoskeletal imbalances leading to a client’s current condition. He displays those imbalances to the client, makes the necessary correction and then reassesses to ensure a positive change has been achieved.
Kevin's client list has grown to include professional athletes and healthcare professionals from various disciplines. He is a member of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario and the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He continues to advance his education in the fields of consciousness, psychology, energetics, and physiology through some of the world's most prestigious educational institutions.
Education and Professional Development
Centennial College - Toronto, Ontario, Canada (2017 - 2019)
Advanced Diploma in Massage Therapy
Recipient of the Kristi Harrison and Family Scholarship
Graduated with high honours
International BodyTalk Association - Toronto, Ontario, Canada (2013 - Present)
Certified BodyTalk Practitioner
Modules 1 & 2 - Instructor: Cherie A. Carpenter CLSC, RM, CBI, BAT, CBP, AdvCBP
Advanced BodyTalk Protocol and Procedures - Instructors: Dr. John Veltheim D.C., B.Ac., Melanie Buzek, Sylvia Muiznieks, & Allan Vickers
Module 3: Principles of Consciousness - Instructor: Sylvia Muiznieks BsC, RMT, AdvSrCBI, BAT, SrMSI, Parama BP, AdvCBP
Module 5: Lymphatic Drainage - Instructor: Tracey Clark D.O.(MP), BA, AdvCBI, ParBP, CBI, BAT, CBP, AdvCBP
National Academy of Sports Medicine (2016 - 2017)
Certified Personal Trainer
Harvard Medical School - Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. (2016)
Cell Biology: Mitochondria - Professor: Robert Lue
University of California, Berkeley - Berkeley, California, U.S. (2015)
The Science of Happiness - Professors: Dacher Keltner, Ph.D., Emiliana Simon-Thomas, Ph.D.
Rice University - Houston, Texas, U.S. (2014 - 2015)
Evolution and Diversity - Professor: Kara Burrous
Genetics - Professor: Lee Ferguson
The Cell - Professor: Kara Burrous
University of Hong Kong - Hong Kong, China (2014)
Epidemics - Professor: Gabriel Leung, Dean of Medicine
Harvard Medical School - Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. (2014)
Human Anatomy : Musculoskeletal Case Studies - Professors: Dr. Trudy Van Houten Ph.D., Dr. Michael Parker M.D., Dr. Alexander Bick M.D., Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. (2014)
Introduction to Biology: The Secret of Life - Professor: Eric S. Lander Ph.D.
The Monroe Institute - Faber, Virginia (2014)
Advanced study of Applied Psychology & Consciousness (Modules 1 - 6) - Program Director: Robert Monroe
Epigenetics International Ltd. - Devizes, Wiltshire, U.K (2013-2014)
Professional Development Practitioner Seminars - Instructor: Dr. Christopher Astill-Smith D.O., N.D., D.I.B.A.K.
- Epigenetics - Introduction
- Hormones of Perception
- Neurotransmitters of Perception
- Genetic Disorders, Epigenetics, Biology and the Emotions
- Annual update 2012
- Cancer and Epigenetics
- Anxiety & Depression
- Phonocardiography Modules 1 & 2
- Annual Update 2013
- Bone More Than Just a Skeleton
- Annual Update 2015
- Ask the Digestive System
Metabolics Ltd. - Devizes, Wiltshire, U.K (2012)
Omega Training System: Modules 1-10 (Applied Kinesiology & Functional Biochemistry) - Instructor: Dr. Christopher Astill-Smith D.O., N.D., D.I.B.A.K.
Institute For Advanced Spiritual Research - Sedona, Arizona (2007-2012)
Advanced study of Psychology & Consciousness - Lecturer: Dr. David R. Hawkins M.D., Ph.D