Healing Arts Center
Kula is honored to partner with some of our community’s most talented healing arts practitioners. The Healing Arts Center at the Shala is dedicated to offering our community a warm and sacred space to experience a variety of truly therapeutic services. Treatments are available seven days per week and are a great option to add before or after your yoga practice. You can read more about the healing artists, services available or book your appointment now at the links below.
Kula's Integrative Wellness Program
If you are looking for a more immersive therapeutic experience that goes beyond individual treatments, we invite you to make our team your team, through Kula Healing Arts Center's Integrative Wellness Program. This multi-modality approach to supporting healing and wellness brings together a diverse spectrum of services and practitioners working together as one team, on your behalf. Whether through one of our signature pain management or stress management programs or through a custom curated, concierge care program, learn more about how our team has created a unique opportunity to support your health and wellness goals. To read more about the Integrative Wellness Program, download our pdf brochure.
To schedule an initial consult for Kula's Integrative Wellness Program or to receive more information, contact Dr. Kimberly Vaccaro via email at email@example.com or via phone at 561.706.0665.
Healing Arts Team Members
Scott Feinberg: Inner Activism Coach & Kula Founder
Inner Activism Coaching presents a uniquely powerful opportunity for individualized support in navigating one's inner journey. The Inner Activism method is designed to realign you with your essential nature and empower you in living an inspiring life in alignment with your soul’s purpose.
The sessions guide you through a personalized experience of insight based teachings & self inquiry practices to support you on the beautiful, messy, and sacred journey home to your self. This powerful personal & relationship growth program requires both the willingness and devotion to sincere self examination and incorporates a variety of methodologies including contemplative inquiry, perspective re-framing, soul dialogue, journaling, meditation and breathwork.
Kristine Reed: Licensed Massage Therapist
Kristine Reed graduated from Alpha Institute in 1998 and has been practicing massage therapy for over 18 years. She is certified in Stone therapy and Cupping. Is a Reiki practitioner, and she specializes in Myofascial release, trigger point and Deep tissue. Kris pursued the healing arts to help others, and she utilizes the therapeutic aspect of massage to speed the healing and assist with pain management.Each massage she gives is customized for each individual client, focusing on the areas with the most need, and as the client request.
Contact : 561-348-0245 (License MA 34421)
Heike Amelung: Licensed Psychotherapist
Heike has been a licensed psychotherapist in Florida since 1997. She is also a Professional Member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association. In 2016, she completed the teacher training at Kula Yoga Shala as an extension of her studies of the yogic traditions.
Her very holistic approach to psychotherapy is not grounded in the western medical model, but rather in the Vedic traditions. In collaboration with her clients, Heike focuses on supporting a path towards physical health, a peaceful mind and ultimately, the aim of all yogas, towards the unfolding of our true Self. The tradition of Ayurveda provides the great wisdom of daily practices (dinacharya), use of herbs, food as medicine etc. Yoga provides us with not just asana, but pranayama, mantra and
meditation. Above all, Heike draws from her very extensive work experience and eclectic use of techniques as a psychotherapist in her journey with her clients. Please call for appointments.
Contact: 561-252-2217. (Licenses MH 4451 and MT 1635).
Dr. Craig Pollack: Acupuncture Physician
Dr. Craig Pollack is a licensed Acupuncturist who has been in practice for 9 years. His goal is to help everyone lead a more pain free and balanced life. Pain management for both chronic and acute issues are Dr. Pollack’s specialty, but he also uses Acupuncture techniques for Fertility, Gastrointestinal health and many other imbalances that we have in our bodies. The main focus of treatment is to have everyone feeling better so they can live life to the fullest while avoiding future issues. Sessions include acupuncture needling, cupping, electro-stimulation and a multitude of other techniques. Dr. Pollack studied, trained and practiced in the San Francisco Bay
area beginning in 2008, where he was able to hone in on specialized skills while also experiencing the multitude of modalities that the clinics in the Bay had to offer. He recently moved to Florida to be closer to family and enjoy the outdoor lifestyle that the the area has to offer. Craig, his wife Pamela, son Cooper and daughter Dalia can be found at the beach or kayaking around in the rivers in their free time. Education: Bachelor of Arts: University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Masters in Science: Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences, Oakland, Ca Associations and Credentials, Licensed by Florida Board of Acupuncture, AP3735, Licensed by California Acupuncture Board, LAc. 14210, Certified by National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, ID# 112179 Member of the Florida State Oriental Medical Association. Most insurances accepted.
Contact: 561-708-1228 (License AP 3735)
Susan Wardle-Mitchell: Yoga Therapist & LMT
With over 15 years experience as a licenses massage therapist in the Jupiter area, Susan is committed to providing health and healing to her clients. Working intuitively, Susan combines therapeutic techniques, treating clients for their individual needs, including Swedish massage, neuromuscular, table stretching,and more, to ease pain and promote relaxation and healing.
Susan’s interest in the mind, body, spirit connection, lead her to Svaroopa® yoga some years ago, and through this practice found profound changes and healing, feeling calmer, stronger and more peaceful. Inspired by these results, Susan feels honored to share this style of yoga and
Svaroopa® yoga Embodyment® therapy to others. Susan continues her training in advanced yoga teacher training and yoga therapy with Svaroopa® Vidya Ashram in PA, committed to growing in consciousness and helping others on their path to expand, grow and heal.
Contact: 561-339-7189 (License MA 32466)
Dr. Paul O'Leary: Chiropractor
Dr. Paul O’Leary is a chiropractor who has been practicing in Jupiter/Palm Beach Gardens since 2010. He was born in New York and was raised in Palm Beach Gardens attending Rosarian Academy and Cardinal Newman High School. Dr. O’Leary holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University in Exercise Physiology and a Doctorate degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic. He enjoys his work most when he is treating patients who are focused on achieving a lifelong goal of creating and maintaining a healthy lifestyle by combining the very best hands-on-technique, state-of-the-art physiotherapy procedures, and providing the newest
and best natural vitamins and mineral supplements on the market today. When he is not in the office, he enjoys surfing, playing baseball, playing the drums or piano, and getting involved in local charity events.
Contact: 561-758-4811 (License: CH 10128)
Dr. Kim Vaccaro:
Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine & Egoscue Postural Alignment Specialist
Dr. Kim is a holistic lifestyle expert. With her background in Naturopathic Medicine, she empowers clients with an understanding of their unique physiology, identifying the root cause of symptoms and lifestyle factors that may be contributing.
As a health educator, Kim has guided thousands of clients to exceed their wellness goals and improve their quality of life. Dr. Kim’s passion for supporting people to heal themselves led her to the world-renowned Hippocrates Health Institute, where she served as co-founder of the Weight Loss and Fitness Academy.
Her unique background of: holistic wellness, yoga philosophy and therapeutic movement, equips Kim to offer the utmost in comprehensive self-care.
Dr. Kim currently offers individual sessions and small group programs, with Vis Integrative Wellness, remotely.
You can find her online at drkimvaccaro.com, onYouTube at “Move Nourish Recover with Dr. Kim” and on the Public Facebook Group “Lifestyle as Medicine, with Dr. Kim,” through Vis Integrative Wellness.
Kim is honored to share some of her favorite lifestyle wellness techniques at Kula!
Jenny Jangaard: Licensed Massage Therapist
My inspiration to become a massage therapist started at a very young age and became realized in 2004. With every passing year I find that my love for bodywork just keeps growing deeper. I am so happy to be part of Kula and to share my offerings of relaxation massage with fellow kindred spirits.
Nicole Romero: Ayurvedic Holistic Health Practitioner
Nicole’s consultations are unique in that they bring the three sister sciences of Ayurveda, Yoga and Tantra together through The Shakti Sadhana Lunar Wheel. It’s a program that teaches Ayurvedic rituals, Yogic sadhanas, and Shakti meditations in accord with the Lunar phases.
An Ayurvedic consultation teaches us how to understand nature and her elements. Tantra teaches us about Shakti, the cosmic divine feminine source. To understand Ayurveda and Shakti Sadhana is to take back our power. Through the learning of these ancient practices we clear a path to unfold our highest potential as human beings, to live and be fearless with our creative expression, and to understand how we are inextricably linked to the phases of the moon, the sun, and the seasons.
Nicole studied with Ayurvedacharya Dr. Naina Marballi and Dr. David Frawley. She is recognized as
an 875h Ayurvedic Holistic Health Practitioner with the AADP. An Ayurvedic and Addiction consultant with Yoga of Recovery; Ayurveda and Womb Shakti Medicine (Lunar Feminine Intelligence) with Wise Earth Ayurveda; and a certified ISHTA Yoga Instructor.
Jillian Arena: Holistic Life Coach
I am passionate, relatable, and deeply committed to helping my clients find a sense of purpose, balance, and direction in their lives. I combine elements of coaching, energy work and yoga/embodiment to guide my clients towards a deeper state of alignment and personal understanding. Whatever your goals are, you can rest assured that I will show up to our sessions with a balanced mix of humor, warmth, compassion, and fire to help you achieve them. I’m a little quirky, totally down to earth and extremely interested in helping those who are ready to help themselves.
So, if you’re feeling stuck, confused, stagnant, dull, or uninspired, give me a call and let’s see how we can work together to build a roadmap to get you from where you are to where you want to be. If you’d like to learn more about what working with me might look like, check out my website at www.jillianarenacyi.com
Megan Fahey: Registered Dietician | Integrative & Functional Medicine Nuritionist
Megan Fahey, MS, RD, IFNCP is a Registered Dietitian, Integrative & Functional Medicine Nutritionist and Registered Yoga Teacher. She holds her Master of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Bastyr University in Seattle, WA, one of the country’s leading schools for integrative medicine.
Her nutrition sessions artfully blend eastern and western healing modalities to help clients break free from disordered eating and reconnect with the body’s innate wisdom. Megan creates personalized programs designed for each client to reprogram food beliefs, optimize digestive function, balance hormones and experience true food freedom.
Megan believes that every person deserves to transform their relationship with food into a beautiful expression of self care. Her private practice, Megan Fahey RD PLLC, provides individualized nutrition counseling for clients in New York City and with Kula’s Healing Arts Center.
Cecile Alfonso: Ayurvedic Health & Life Coach
Cecile is an Ayurvedic Life & Health coach and bases her coaching style around each client’s personal balance point or birth constitution. She integrates traditional tools used in Ayurveda (foods, diet, lifestyle, gem therapy, aromatherapy, yoga asana, mantra, meditation, visualization, sound and color therapy) and tools like Emotion Code (applied kinesiology) and Reiki to help her clients with their holistic health goals.
For more information and / or to book your free 30 min. initial consultation, please click here: https://linktr.ee/holdyourhand.life
Christina Grace: Health & Wellness Coach
Christina Grace is a certified Health & Wellness coach and a 2014 graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. After cultivating a deep love of yoga for many years while living in New York City, in 2017 she decided to deepen her yoga practice by studying to take the seat of the teacher. In the fall of 2017 she became a certified 200 hour RYT through the Yoga Alliance at Kula Yoga Shala in Jupiter, FL. In 2019, she completed her Prenatal Yoga Training and is now a certified PYT helping women to feel good in their bodies through pregnancy and labor.
Christina’s approach to health is the belief that each person is unique and requires a different path to wellness; there is no one size fits all approach. She focuses on healing clients from the inside out offering health coaching, meal planning and private yoga.
Over the last 10 years, exercise and healthy eating have given Christina a new outlook on life, and transformed both her mind and body. Christina truly believes in the mind and body connection and that one cannot be fully healed or optimally healthy without the other. Christina is here to help you discover that path: mind, body and soul.