Shiatsu/Integrative Bodywork

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  Paula is a practitioner who combines shiatsu (a touch therapy based in Chinese medicine) with a broad variety of other body-oriented approaches to healing.  She is a graduate of the Ohashi Institute, where she trained to be a practitioner of Ohashiatsu, a variant of shiatsu, and was a Certified Ohashiatsu Consultant.  She is a licensed massage therapist and has had workshop training in a broad variety of approaches to holism including Reichian work, zero balancing, Shiatsu Shin Tai, qi gong, yoga, imagery, problem-solving, and breath work.  Her original bodywork training was a certificate program in massage and eclectic bodywork at the Gefion School in Berkeley, California, in the late 1970s.