About Us

Natalee Bouman is the founder and owner of Zen House. She was born and raised in Victoria, BC, Canada and was a known track and field athlete on the west coast. Along with her husband Darrick, two beautiful boys, and two dogs, she currently resides in Medicine Hat Alberta.

Black and White photo of Natalee Bouman

 

Natalee brings to her clients an extensive background in massage therapy, kinesiology, structural integration, osteopathic medicine, yoga therapy, restorative exercise, and vast fitness certifications such as Pilates, yoga, pre/postnatal, resistance training. As an avid adult learner, Natalee has taken many courses and workshops that has advanced her knowledge in anatomy of the myofascial the system, physiology, biochemistry, biomechanics, and other health sciences. She has travelled to many places to learn a variety of therapy styles from all over the world, and in 2017 was invited to be member of the Fascial Research Society. Natalee is passionate about the newest science and research unfolding around fascial and fascial systems, and is a leader in this area of body work. Known in Southeastern Alberta for her skill of precisely figuring out the source of your pain, and working methodically through various pedagogies for a cure.

It is her core belief that when pain symptoms are only treated and not the source, results from treatment will not last long term. Thereby providing hope to many people who have previously believed that they will always be in pain. Natalee has been in business for 15 years in Medicine Hat and surrounding areas gaining valuable hands on experience. Her treatment of over 5000 people with many ailments and in many stages of life, including but not limited to working with prenatal and postnatal, children, elderly, athletes, and disabilities. Natalee loves challenges and is passionate about helping others. Her clients say her level of understanding and caring sets her apart from the rest.

 

 

 

Jenn Ellard

 

Jenn Ellard is joyful, friendly and passionate about life. She just recently started offering her popular yoga at Zen House and we are so blessed to have her. 

Jenn moved to Medicine Hat, last year. She is a Modo/Moksha International trained instructor, with my 500 hour certification. She completed her training in Kelowna, July 2018, and started my teacher practice at Barrie Modo Yoga. She followed her heart, and moved to Medicine Hat last year, to be close to her partner, after dating cross country for over a year. Her class is a 60 minute Hatha Vinyasa Series, that will work your whole body, and that is open and accessible for everyone. Jenn asks that bring comfy clothes, and be ready to exhale. As she always says "Yoga isn’t about touching your toes, it’s about touching your heart!"

Jennifer is also a real estate agent for the Medicine Hat and surrounding area. You can check out it out and get all the details at lifeatthehat.ca.