Teacher/MD ~ Lemia Astarabadi ~ is a passionate, loving, and energetic being with a deep connection to the plants, trees, and the natural world. Through Wisdom of the Earth Essences, Naam Yoga Therapies, Live Music with The Conscious Groove, WOTE Oil Consulting, Harmonyum Healing, Massage Therapy, Divine Spiritual Wisdom, Fertility & Doula Services, Conscious Gatherings, Retreats, and Festivals, and Holistic Health and Living, she wakes up grateful each day with a passion to learn more and to serve her fellow brothers and sisters from her heart. Lemia enjoys joining together as a community to learn and grow with one another in sacred ceremony, conscious celebrations, and educational classes and trainings. Lamia is a Wisdom of the Earth Medicinal Aromatherapist. She utilizes WOTE essences in the classes, workshops, retreats, festivals, and celebrations she leads in order to bring the plants and trees and their powerful and loving vibrations and messages into the hearts and actions of all who participate. Lemia believes that it is in the heart that we find unconditional love, truth, peace, and wisdom, and that the Plant Kingdom is the bridge that gently guides us to that sacred place within. Contact information: (949) 677-3700; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.ramaholisticcare.com; www.theconsciousgroove.com; www.naamfestival.com
Teacher/MD ~ Joshua Bowser ~ is a Holistic Health Practitioner, a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist, a Naam Yoga Instructor and Teacher Trainer, a Wisdom of the Earth Oil Consultant, a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist, a Harmonyum Healing Practitioner, and a Holistic Festival Coordinator. He is an enthusiastic teacher and is passionate about health, the environment, and the conscious evolution of all life. Living between the desert and the beach his entire childhood, Joshua has an appreciation for the diversity within nature and all of life. For three years, Joshua taught outdoor science to children in their primary grades, and in his most recent years, has taught about Wisdom of the Earth’s essences to all who seek to learn. Joshua is a Wisdom of the Earth Medicinal Aromatherapist. Joshua is a rhythm guitarist, singer, and songwriter in the band, The Conscious Groove. He believes that through music and living harmoniously with the natural world, people can learn how to flow and find harmony and joy in life. Contact information: (949) 370-9904; email@example.com; www.ramaholisticcare.com; www.theconsciousgroove.com; www.naamfestival.com
MD ~ Brian Griffiths ~ has been using medicinal essences for his health and well being for almost two decades. As the son of Wisdom of the Earth’s co-owner, Audre Gutierrez, he has been immersed in the world of plant and tree medicine since his teen years and has recently opened Northcoast Essentials in Arcata, CA so that he can offer WOTE essences and services in the Northern CA area. Northcoast Essentials carries an extensive selection of essential oils, as well as personal care and home care products made with WOTE essences, such as hand-sanitizers, cleaning and pet products. Audre will be offering the Level 1 class here periodically, as well (See Class Listings on this site for details). Brian is an avid soccer fan and player, and is also a musician. He and his fiancée, Melanie, and their son, Matthew, enjoy the outdoors and living in the beauty of Northern CA. Northcoast Essentials is located at 920 Samoa Blvd., Suite 221, Arcata, CA 95521 and is open from 10-4, Tues., Thursday & Saturday, or by appointment. Brian can be reached at 707-502-4883; his email is Sales@NorthcoastEssentials.com
MD ~ Hannah Zahava Kapp, RYT-500 ~ Namaste, welcome! Yes, I am Barry’s daughter. I am also the owner of Golden Grace Healing. I have used the oils since I was very young. I love helping people heal. I am a certified Yoga Therapist Rx from the Loyola Marymount University program in Los Angeles. I am a level III certified Reconnective (Energy) Healer, and I am a Wisdom of the Earth level II certified Medicinal Aromatherapist. I use these healing modalities to transform people’s lives. Feel free to contact me for an oil consultation, yoga therapy session, reconnective healing session or “the works.” GoldenGraceHealing.com
Ahimsa – first do no harm in thought, word or deed
Satya – remember your truth, speak your truth and BE your truth
Teacher/MD ~ Leila Astarabadi ~Over the past 15 years, Leila Astarabadi has been working in her own private practice to help her clients to nurture and restore their well-being. With her help, clients are able to relieve tension, promote detoxification, open blocked energy channels and strengthen their entire immune system. Leila empowers and helps her clients and students to slow down and listen to their true alignment and connection to their inner nature in order to restore balance and harmony to their internal eco-system of health. Her creative and joyful method of teaching combines her vast background in the Healing Arts, Vedic Sciences and Universal Kabbalah. Leila is a graduate of the Southern California University of Health Sciences. She is an Ayurvedic Health Practitioner, California Massage Therapist, Naam Yoga + Shakti Naam Teacher, Registered Yoga Instructor, Wisdom of the Earth Medicinal Aromatherapist & Level 1 Certification Teacher + Instructor and Harmonyum Healing Practitioner. Leila is a professional member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA) and California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine (CAAM). Leila’s classes are infused with her grace and nurturing spirit, always encouraging the commitment to deepening one’s practice of connecting, listening and trusting your inner guidance as the platform for self-healing. It is Leila’s sincere intention to empower her students and clients to connect to their unique and authentic expression of love, wisdom and truth. Contact Leila by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (917) 273-6530.