Dr. Rachel Allyn is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and certified Yoga Instructor. She received her Ph.D. from the California School of Professional Psychology in San Francisco in 2005. After a decade of being an avid yogi, Dr. Allyn underwent formal yoga-teacher training with Dana Baptiste in Salt Lake City, specializing in Vinyasa. She has worked as a psychologist in diverse settings ranging from a level-one trauma center at Hennepin County Medical Center to residential treatment facilities, middle schools, and research labs.
Dr. Allyn’s teaching experience is also multi-faceted, including ski instruction in Lake Tahoe, yoga for recovery, and psychology professor for Westminster College in Utah.
Her lifelong experience as a competitive athlete combined with her formal training as a psychologist and yoga instructor create the ultimate mind-body-spirit healing session tailored for your needs. Dr. Allyn also provides professional mentoring consultations for psychology students and professionals who wish to blend mental health with yoga.
To learn more about her innovative practice called YogaPsych® and see a comprehensive list of Dr. Allyn’s traditional and non-traditional mental health services for adolescents, adults, and geriatric populations, please visit www.DrRachelAllyn.com.
Nicki graduated with a Master of Oriental Medicine in 2008 from Northwestern Health Sciences University. She is licensed with the state of MN as well as nationally certified through the NCCAOM. Nicki combines acupuncture (TCM), Chinese Herbal medicine along with her knowledge of over a decade of bodywork practice, skills as a Therapeutic Coach®, as well as being a registered yoga teacher to give the most holistic and personalized treatment possible.
She has developed her practice to seek out and address the fundamental root causes of the dis-eases we experience. She believes healing involves all aspects of our being be it physical, mental, emotional or spiritual. Nicki specializes in pain management, anxiety and depression and has specialized education with over 5 years experience in women’s health and fertility.
Philip has been studying and practicing massage and bodywork for the last ten years. His journey began at Red Rocks Community College in Golden, CO. He spent two years studying Reiki, Healing Touch, Reflexology and Aromatherapy through a Holistic Nursing program. From there Philip moved to Santa Fe, NM where he enrolled in a 1,000 hour dual-certification program at the New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts for Massage and Polarity Therapy.
This program also involved extensive training in cranialsacral therapy and many forms of therapeutic massage. Philip’s goal is to understand the client’s needs and use an integrative approach to support their path to wellness.
Offers: Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine.
Jennifer is licensed both by the state of MN and nationally to practice acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. She received her Master’s in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture in Boston.
Jennifer is a professional member of the national infertility organization, RESOLVE, and she has had advanced training and specialized education in treating infertility and gynecological problems with Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Offers: Chiropractic adjustments, acupuncture, back massage, CranioSacral Therapy, yoga therapy, sound healing, Holistic Holiday package
Dr. Heidi Klosterman has been in the wellness field for over 20 years helping others on their path to wellness as a chiropractor, acupuncturist and yoga instructor. Her unique approach to health care is an integration of traditional and gentle chiropractic techniques, massage, body movement and energy work.
Dr. Heidi graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 1989 and received her acupuncture certification from the MN School of Acupuncture and Herbal Studies in 1992. She has continued her studies in complimentary techniques such as CranioSacral Therapy, Thai yoga massage, nutritional and herbal studies, Feng Shui energetics and sound energy healing. Dr. Heidi has practiced in MN for most of her career and has taken her skills to many parts of the world including Costa Rica, Mexico and Morocco. She is licensed in MN, AZ and HI.
Laura just returned to the YCM from the Island of Dominica where she managed the spa, trained staff in spa treatments, taught yoga, and ran the wellness program. As a master of her craft she enjoys the more subtle approach of craniosacral therapy and energy work to assist the body’s natural healing and expand the awareness of energy and flow within the body.
She also gives the best facial in town using June Jacobs’ skin care products, along with other natural ingredients, like coconut oil, aloe, green tea, etc. Her massage is a combination of relaxation techniques combined with deep tissue, pressure points, and trigger point therapy to bring you to a state of bliss.
Email her at email@example.com with any questions or call 952-345-1953 to schedule an appointment.
April custom blends massage modalities creating a massage that is catered exactly to your needs and is the perfect fit for you and your body. From the aroma to the music it’s all about making each massage a magical healing experience. April has been in the wellness industry since 2007, after graduating from Sister Rosalind School of Massage.
April treats the whole person; mind, body and spirit. Teaching clients to take time to preemptively care for themselves is of utmost importance to April. With a regular wellness routine, many injuries and health problems can be bettered or avoided altogether. For the best results possible, April suggests that clients take a yoga class before their massage to warm up their muscles and get the most benefits from their massage. April believes so much in a Pre-massage yoga session she gives her clients a $20 discount for taking a class at the Yoga Center prior to their massage.
Kate has been practicing bodywork for 14 years, finding her passion when she started her education at SouthWest Institute of Healing Arts in Tempe, Arizona. She focused her studies on deep tissue/therapeutic massage, reflexology, and prenatal massage. At SWIHA she developed a strong intuition for the human body and a belief that you must take a holistic and integrated approach to maintain good health.
Kate shared her experience and love of massage with other technicians as an educator and trainer for Four Seasons Resorts and LifeTime Fitness- LifeSpas. She loves to develop strong relationships with her clients and help to increase the benefits of their massage through education and home care. Kate uses her years of experience and a variety of modalities to create a customized massage that is unique and therapeutic for each client.