Robin McKay discovered Jin Shin Jyutsu in 2004, towards the end of her nursing career. By 2007, she retired from nursing and opened her Jin Shin Jyutsu practice with her company, Energy Effects. Her passion ignited, she has attended over 20 Jin Shin Jyutsu classes for people and animals. Very early in her practice, she set a goal to become a JSJ Animal Teacher. In addition to her human practice, she actively works with people, animals, and with the Humane Society in her city of Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. She helps other rescues with mostly horses, dogs and cats. Along the way, she has helped a rooster, camels, cows, goats, sheep and rabbits.