Alden has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2006 when she received her massage certification from the Holistic Massage Training Institute in Baltimore, MD. She is nationally certified in therapeutic massage and bodywork through NCBTMB as well as a member of the American Massage Therapy Association. Alden began her massage practice in a private office. From 2008-2011 she was co-owner and director of evolvewell healing arts studio located in Roland Park, where she maintained a bodywork practice and taught weekly yoga classes to both adults and children. Currently she is a volunteer massage therapist at Joy Wellness, a holistic wellness center attached to Shepherd’s Clinic in Baltimore City. Alden is a 500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher offering group, corporate, and private therapeutic yoga. She is also a co-facilitator of the Wise Heart Community which meets weekly at Ruscombe Community Healing Center. Continue reading “Alden Caldwell-Gaines”
Diane M. Finlayson has been a practicing Yoga Therapist, responsible for training Yoga Therapists since 2002. She is also the creator and co-facilitator of the Yoga Alliance registered 200hr & 300hr yama yoga collective Yoga Teacher Training program and is the owner of Baltimore Yoga Therapy which will begin to offer 500hr Yoga Therapy training in 2017. She teaches “Slo-Mo-Yoga” on Friday mornings from 10:30-noon at Ruscombe.
In addition to Yoga trainings and classes, Diane offers Hypnotherapy and Yoga Nidra for for pain management, enhancing the healing effects of other modalities and to minimize the side effects of aggressive medical treatments like chemotherapy. Diane began her own journey with hypnotherapy when she decided to become smoke free in her late 20’s and she found Yoga Nidra the ideal healing modality for unwinding back tension after a car accident in 2000. Continue reading “Diane Finlayson ”
Dennis Ossiander is a dedicated Healing Arts professional with over 25 years experience providing his clients with the highest quality Massage, Yoga, Meditation, and Healing Arts services available. While fostering feelings of comfort, safety, and well-being, he utilizes proven techniques that are most beneficial in each healing session to reduce stress, pain, muscle and joint dysfunction. Dennis will help you achieve optimal health and wellbeing. Your highly customized and therapeutic sessions will be relaxing, rejuvenating, and energizing while gently encouraging an integration of body, mind, and spirit.
Claudia Simpson is a certified yoga teacher and yoga therapist. Since 1990, she has led Kripalu style yoga classes, workshops and teacher trainings locally and nationally. She has integrated yoga in the hospital setting to serve those with heart failure, cancer and psychiatric issues at St. Joseph Medical Center. Her passion for yoga as a tool for healing combined with her compassionate and gentle teaching style has inspired hundreds of students to tap their own inner strength. Continue reading “Claudia Simpson”