Joanne Brohmer (Cranio Sacral & Reiki) - Joanne is a Reiki Master who offers Integrated Energy Therapy, Cranio Sacral Therapy and intuitive reading as powerful methods for supporting individuals as they access and activate their healing process. Joanne is also a certified yoga teacher and a certified Family Constellation Facilitator. She is grateful and excited to be able to offer this chance for healing to others. “I am,” she says, “here to wake up, love and help others wake up to their full human potential and to move beyond the ego’s limitations.”
New from Joanne: Intuitive Readings — Feeling lost, uncertain of which direction to take next in your life? Wondering what the heck is going on with you and why is everything off? Or just wanting to get in touch more with the voice of your souls longings? Joanne is both an empathic and intuitive reader who has worked as an intuitive for 15 years. As an energy worker she uses a keen sensitivity to pick up on the deep subtle layers of what may be happening in your body, your emotions and your life and relationships. She looks at your limiting beliefs and helps you shift your perspective to find solutions that match your true essence. She helps you to find your own deeper awareness and voice so you feel grounded in your own power and insight.
Elizabeth Heath (Therapeutic Massage, Thai Massage and Shiatsu) has been a massage therapist since 2002 and has over 2500 hours of training in therapeutic massage, Thai massage, Shiatsu, aesthetics and spa training. Her therapeutic work is inspired by Esalen and Lomi Lomi techniques and features long, strong runs along the length of the muscle fiber. Elizabeth’s Thai and Shiatsu work is structural, strong and profound. Thai Massage and Shiatsu and massage techniques experienced fully clothed and on a floor mat rather than a table. Thai Massage feels as though one is ‘receiving yoga’ as the body is stretched and counter balanced. Shiatsu is a pressure point massage based on the principles of acupuncture. Less dynamic and more passive that Thai Massage work, Shiatsu relaxes and releases the grip of tension.
Paul Crowl (Clinical Therapeutic Massage) has been a massage practitioner for more than 20 years. He was formally trained at Cypress Health Institute in Santa Cruz, Ca in Swedish massage and Reflexology, and later studied the art of Deep Tissue bodywork with Michael DiBenedetto. His dedication to refining his craft and background in yoga and the healing arts lead him to being one of the more notable therapists in the Bay Area. With an intuitive touch and ability to read your breath, Paul will help you melt away tension and relieve unnecessary stress.
Coby Dulitzki (Clinical Therapeutic Massage | Relaxing Swedish Massage | Restorative Myofascial Release | Post-Surgical Treatment | Reiki | Trigger Point Therapy | Esalen-Style | Neuromuscular Facilitation | Prenatal | Sports Massage) recently moved to the area from Philadelphia to complete his premedical degree at Stanford University, studying Human Biology with concentrations in Neuroscience and Public Health. Back in Philadelphia, Coby ran a thriving massage practice out of another yoga studio, where he worked on clients with varying needs, ranging from regular maintenance and relaxation to treating conditions such as Parkinson’s, depression, PTSD, and Fibromyalgia. He also taught advanced massage techniques at the only massage school in the city. Delivering therapeutic bodywork within the context of a relaxing session, Coby integrates his technical knowledge and intuition of corrective techniques while eliciting a blissfully relaxing meditative state through the art of touch. Coby is excited to share his love of massage with you in order to nurture your personal sense of wellbeing.
Sharon Lindsay (Yoga Therapist) creates a client-led space where people can be present to their true essence and tune into their inner wisdom. Her work is based on Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy, a mind/body modality that uses both elements of ancient yoga philosophy and the principles of modern psychotherapy. Sharon guides her clients into supported yoga postures—and through the use of breath, mindful present moment awareness and gentle dialogue—helps them move toward deep understanding of self; and physical, emotional and mental healing. A therapist for over 20 years, Sharon is a trained Counselling Psychologist, has over 900 hours training as a Yoga Therapist, and is a Therapeutic Yoga Teacher.
Michelle Lejander (Massage Therapist). With twenty years experience Michelle offers Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, Trigger Point, Shiatsu, Aromatherapy, Hot Stone Massage, Reflexology, Prenatal/Postnatal and Reiki energy work. Her specialization, Muscle Therapy, is a technique that manipulates opposing muscles and connection points to facilitate pain relief. Shelley is known in the Bay Area for her unique treatment of stress-induced neck and shoulder pain. Her professionalism and knowledge of the human body supports her goal of providing the best experience for her clients - an experiences that creates the conditions for a happy, pain-free life.
Aiysha Ahmed is a Registered Dietitian and specializes in personalized nutrition therapy. She has a passion for helping individuals create long term healthy habits through a personalized approach without rigidity and restrictions. She acknowledges the profound connection between yoga and nutrition, especially focusing on the healing properties of food. Aiysha strives to educate individuals on the impact nutrition has on one’s body, community and environment. She believes in a balanced approach and feels happiest when able to help others overcome their obstacles and accomplish their health related goals. In addition, Aiysha is a Certified Diabetes Educator and has valuable experience providing diabetes self-management training.
Eliot Steer is an Ayurvedic Practitioner, trained under the mentorship of Dr. Vasant Lad in New Mexico and the Vasanta Institute of Ayurveda in Pune, India. Ayurvedic Medicine emphasizes health promotion and disease prevention using diet, lifestyle, herbal medicines, and cleansing protocols. It is an individualized system which seeks to find causes of imbalance in order to promote true health within the body and mind. Ayurveda acknowledges the critical importance of the digestive system as a mediator for many physiological and psychological disorders which is a unique area of emphasis for this science. Through classical observation techniques (such as questioning and pulse assessment), the entire well-being of the client is taken into account which will be accompanied with recommendations according to ones individual needs. Typically, a consultation will last 1 hour which includes doshic evaluation (assessing ones constitutional type and current areas of imbalance) as well as giving recommendations.
Furthermore, Eliot is completing a doctorate in Clinical Psychology with the intention of integrating Eastern medicine and spirituality within modern psychological care. He is also a certified Yoga instructor (RYT-200) and incorporates aspects of classical yoga within his Ayurvedic treatment protocols (such as pranayama and meditation).
Estel Pereira was born in the Azores and raised in the Napa Valley. She has a Masters of Arts in International Relations. Up until 2004, Estel had been working for an international manufacturer of consumer electronics for thirteen years. After thirteen years there, she quit. In the Spring of 2005, she took Fundamentals of Massage, at Body Therapy Center, then NueroMassage, Advanced Massage, and went onto Craniosacral Massage, Lymphatic Drainage Massage, Prenatal Massage and Oncology Massage. Estel worked in the massage field for fourteen years, which have honed her skills. For fun, Estel reads anything and everything on Native American history, paint, draw, carve wood, makes buckskin cloths and does leather work. She makes her own archery equipment - arrows, arm guards and quivers. She has deep interests in psychology, anthropology, world religions, archaeology, architecture, wild life; self built homes, tree houses for adults, gardening, pottery, cooking and the list goes on.
A member of AMTA and CAMTA. Estel speaks Portuguese and conversational Spanish.
Prices start at $75 for 45 minutes.