200 Hour Certified Yoga Teacher | Yin Yoga & Restorative Yoga Teacher | Reiki III Practitioner | Arcana Reiki Teacher
Kristine started practicing yoga looking to provide balance to an over active, busy life. Time on the mat allowed her to take her focus inward. Embracing as much of the teachings she could get her hands on, she knew she found her passion ~ a true seeker on a path. Eleven years later, she still is deeply driven by the many aspects of the practice and to embrace the next steps as they come.As a teacher, Kristine loves to share yoga and its teachings to all the other seekers out there. Some of many teachers that influence her are: Jacqui Bonwell, Shiva Rea, Roberto Lim, Heidi MacVane, Danielle Toolan, and Sagel Urlacher.
Kristine is a graduate of the Sacred Seeds Yoga School and is also Yin Yoga and Restorative certified. As a Reiki healer, she offers energy work that can be often found woven into her classes. Kristine’s classes are energetic, fun and informative. All levels are welcomed.
Vedic Palm Reader| Master Herbalist | Reiki Practitioner | Ayurvedic Doctor in Training
Adi began his healing journey 12 years ago, when he was introduced to Reiki and herbalism. In 2009 he became certified in level one Reiki and began his formal studies of a variety of natural healing techniques. In 2010 he began his bachelor’s degree in Alternative Medicine from Everglades University in Florida as well as an apprenticeship with master herbalist Emily Ruff of the Florida School of Holistic Living in Orlando. From 2010 to 2015 he studied under a vast array of different health practitioners including Naturopathic Doctors, Chiropractors, Master herbalists, Doctors of Hypnosis, an Ando-Amazonian medicine man, and Reiki masters.
In 2018 Adi graduated from a master herbalist certification; which included over 2,400 hours of study in herbal medicine. He believes that human beings have an innate capacity to heal themselves and that within every living being is a divine consciousness of our eternal true nature.
Adi offers Holistic Health Consultations, Reiki sessions and Vedic Palm readings at Arcana.
Licensed Massage Therapist | Cranio-Sacral Therapist
Beginning her journey as a dancer going to bodyworkers for related injuries, Hayley quickly became fascinated with the human body and it’s unique patterns of healing and compensatory movement. Diving right into massage soon after, she incorporated her knowledge of movement and musculature from both spheres of education to tailor each bodywork session to the individual client’s needs.
Hayley received her massage education from Panacea school of integrative health, graduating in 2015, incorporating her knowledge of swedish massage techniques, myofascial release, trigger-point therapy, and craniosacral therapy into her massage practice.
Licensed Massage Therapist | Certified Polarity Therapist
Michel is a non-binary massage therapist and polarity practitioner who goes by they/the/their pronouns. Michel’s main goal for each client is to provide a deeply relaxing and nurturing space for healing to unfold. Whether through gentle polarity work or deep myofascial release, Michel believes that the key to success and muscle relaxation is a mind that is in a deep state of relaxation. They believe that a strong trust bond between practitioner and the person receiving the work is fundamental in the healing process and treats each individual with compassion, consideration and respect for who they are and where they are in their journey of healing.Michel graduated for the holistic massage program at SpaTech Institute in 2016 and has since working in the greater Portland area specializing in myofascial release and integrated energy work.
Licensed Massage Therapist | Certified Cupping Therapist | Associate Polarity Therapist | Reiki Practitioner
Emily is a Licensed Massage Therapist who specializes in Myofascial Release Techniques as well as Energy Work. She sought out the Healing Arts for herself to help with both her physical and emotional pain. The profound impact it had on her life inspired her to share these gifts with other people struggling with similar problems. Emily has been practicing for about two years now, and her goal is to address the body as a whole (body, mind and soul). When Emily isn’t practicing healing arts, she’s often creating other art forms such as paintings, drawings, metal art and wood sculpting. She’s also passionate about eco therapy and art therapy, and has a vision of incorporating it into her practice someday.
Licensed Massage Therapist | Qigong Therapist | Asian Healing Arts Practitioner
Robin has been giving bodywork since 2005. Her touch is present, caring and skilled. She uses Swedish, Deep Tissue and Myofascial massage together with Postural Analysis and informed / intuitive touch to facilitate your body’s innate ability to heal. Trained in Chinese Medicine, Qigong and Tibetan Ayurveda, she enjoys mixing acupressure, Qigong Therapy & Asian diagnostics into her work. Robin has been embodying her study of essential oils, herbs, diet, yoga, qigong and meditation since 1996. Due to chronic pain and illness from a major auto accident, Robin’s training is grounded in personal experience. She relocated to Portland Maine in 2017, after having spent nine years living and working in a small village in the foothills of the Indian Himalayas. The richness of her life experience has matured into a deep empathy for the pain and struggle of others. She finds great joy in helping her clients find their unique expression of health and vitality.