Holistic Approach

Our therapeutic treatments offer a sacred place to look deeper into your self and be supported in your personal health journey. The dhyana Center practitioners believe in the client’s ability to change and heal themselves, through education, realistic home remedies and a non judgmental environment.

Choosing your Treatment

Signature Treatments & Ayurvedic Specialties

Day Retreats

Pancha Karma

Additional Therapies

Meet our dhyana Practitioners

 

Booking your treatment

  1. Choose your desired treatment.

  2. Consider if you have a practitioner preference. See the bios of our supportive community below.

  3. Call 800.796.6863 or come into the Treatment Center to find the next available time.

Walk-Ins Welcome

We are open 9am-8pm daily and happy to accommodate your immediate need as availability allows.

If you are unsure of what is best for you, or if you have any questions, please call us or email treatments@dhyanacenter.com.


Signature Treatments

All-day access to our Self Care Sanctuary is included with any 90+ min treatment ($30 value)

Nourishing Massage (Snehana Abhyanga)

Nourish yourself deeply with this oil-rich massage. Light to medium pressure, warm compresses, and aromatherapy oil provide deep relaxation.

$95 (60 min) • $145 (90 min)

Deep Tissue Massage (Mamsa Chikitsa)

Dive into specific areas of pain to find relief. This deeper pressure treatment focuses on releasing specific muscle tension.

$125 (60 min) • $165 (90 min)

Lymphatic Massage (Phenakam)

Get your lymph moving.  Includes a Pulse Consultation, steam, hot stones, gua sha and cupping.  One of our best treatments for immunity and overall vital functioning of the body.

$250 (2 hr) • $360 (3 hr)

Student Lymphatic Massage: Provided by a student of Ayurveda

$175 (2 hr)

Gua Sha Tissue Toning (Rakta Moksha)

Working with the gua sha tool, this treatment stimulates circulation, breaks down built-up cellulite and scar tissue, and relieves muscle tension.

$75 (30 min or Add-On) • $115 (60 min)

Day Retreats

All Retreats include a Salt Soak, access to the Self Care Sanctuary, a Yoga class, & an Apothecary Drink

Get Centered

30 min Pulse Consultation & 60 min Nourishing Massage or Mini Lymphatic Massage • $195

Nourishing the Soul

60 min Silk Glove Scrub & 60 min Nourishing Massage • $275

Tension Tamer

60 min Deep Tissue Massage, 30 min Muscle Tenderizing, & 30 min Spine Soak • $275

Sacred Shirodhara

A stream of warm oil on your 3rd eye balances your endocrine system. 40 min Shirodhara, 30 min hand and foot massage • $195

 

Ayurvedic Specialties

These traditional treatments bring ancient knowledge into a modern application. Add any of these treatments onto another treatment to boost your session.

Pulse Consultation (Nadi Vijnanam)

The “Ayurvedic Check-up".  This foundational assessment of your emotional and physical wellbeing includes an assessment of the organs, channels, tissues and energetic body and provides you with follow-up nutritional support and at home health remedies.

$95 (60 min) • $60 Add-On (30 min)

Silk Glove Scrub (Garshana)

Practitioners use 100% raw silk gloves to exfoliate the skin and support the body's natural removal of toxins. Includes steam, cucumber facial pack and honey milk wash.

$125 (60 min) • $85 Add-On (30 min)

Muscle Tenderizing (Pinda Swedhana)

The rhythmic kneading of the muscles using pouches filled with cooked rice and herbs. Perfect to get tight muscles to relax.

$75 Add-On Only (30 min)

Spine Soak (Katti Basti)

A dough dam is created along your spine, holding warm Ghee so that it can soak deep into your spine. Rejuvenates your central nervous system and softens your spine using warm aromatherapy oils.

$75 Add-On Only (30 min)

Eye Therapy (Netra Basti)

A Ghee bath eye wash, allowing the eyes to soak in deep nourishment. Supports eyesight, the nervous system and relaxation of the head and neck.

$115 (60 min) • $75 Add-On (30 min)

Scalp and Neck Massage (Shiro Abhyanga)

Designed to get you out of your brain and into your body using warm oil, compresses and stones.  Let go of your stress! 

$115 (60 min) • $75 Add-On (30 min)

 

Pancha Karma

Pancha Karma is a transformational journey allowing you to unwind patterns of the emotional & physical body. This treatment is beneficial for prevention of disease, detoxification, rejuvenation, physical injuries, pre and post-surgery, auto-immune disorders, nerve disorders, pain management, diabetes, etc. We modify Pancha Karma for pregnancy, cancer support and disabilities.

 A traditional Ayurvedic multi-day retreat, Pancha Karma is tailored specifically to your individual needs & health objectives. You co-create this life-changing experience with our treatment center staff.  Each day is especially created by your practitioner to support your individual needs and health objectives. 

Pancha Karma with DeAnna available December 18-20, 2018. Please inquire to schedule.

Please inquire below for more information and pricing and one of our Treatment Center staff will get back to you:

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Each day includes:

  • Tea and 3 organic meals

  • Pulse consultation

  • Therapeutic treatments specific to your needs

  • Self Care Sanctuary Day Pass

  • Robe and a towel

  • A Drink at Apothecary Bar

  • 1 Yoga class

Treatments and tools used as needed

  • Cuppings & gua sha for cleansing tissues

  • Warm compresses & hot rocks for nourishment

  • Netra Basti – ghee bath for your eyes for clarity and eye sight

  • Katti Basti – oil bath on your spine for nervous system

  • Pindi Bolous – herbal rice pouches for tenderizing muscles

  • Shirodhara – a constant flow of warm oil on your forehead

Sample 3 Day Pancha Karma (9 AM to 3 PM)

Day 1 – Day of Investigation
Day 2 – Day of Invigoration
Day 3 – Day of Integration

Pancha Karma is one the most effective healing modalities in Ayurveda. The dhyana Center considers Pancha Karma the ultimate physical, emotional and mental healing experience for detoxifying the body and strengthening the immune system. We are proud to offer this rare, life-changing and healing experience. these retreats are customized and unique to each individual.

 

Additional Therapies

Rehabilitation

Address your physical therapy needs and recover from emotional injuries.

$165 (90 min)

Psoas Release

A deep tissue therapy to help unwind the psoas, the governing muscle of the body where emotions are often held.

$230 (120 min) • 3 sessions recommended

Subtle Therapies

Cranial Sacral, Gentle Touch Energetics, and Sound Therapy available to address energetic imbalances in and around the body.

$115 (60 min)

Harmonyum Healing

Sacred sound and light touch energy work to remove karmic patterns.

$115 (60 min)

 

Numeric Reading

Define, solidify, and highlight your life purpose through numerology

$115 (60 min)

Jyotish Astrology Reading

Gain insight into your health, nature, and realizing your life goals through the ancient Vedic approach to astrology.

$115 (60 min) • $165 (90 min)

Intuitive Eating Counseling

Healing the relationship with food and your body.

$115 (60 min)

Hypnotherapy

Find answers to your questions within yourself.

$230 (120 min)


dhyana Practitioners

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Shannon Elsom is a Clinical Program graduate, a NAMA certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, and a Certified Massage Therapist who has over 20 years of hands-on experience working in the eld of rehabilitative massage. One of her passions is helping clients integrate the spirit of Ayurveda through connecting and communicating with their body’s wisdom. As an Intuitive Eating Counselor listed on the national directory, she supports clients struggling with eating disorders, diet mentality, and body image issues. Shannon is grateful to share the gi of Ayurveda and looks forward to being a lifelong student as she continues to grow and deepen her practice.

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Sonia Cook is a NAMA certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, nationally certified body worker, and yoga instructor trained both in Kundalini and Ayurvedic yoga. She is also the co-creator of Music As Medicine sound healing course, and teaches Intro to Ayurveda classes at the dhyana Center. Sonia has a passion for deepening environmental and social health through helping others connect to themselves and develop a greater sense of self awareness. She uses the foundation of Ayurvedic medicine to help a client achieve greater balance. This can be done with any number of tools from her tool belt. The practices of Ayurvedic medicine are available to all and can meet a client where they are.

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Saphira El Lyon is a NAMA Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, a CA Certified Massage Therapist and an Ayurvedic Yoga Certified Teacher. Her background in the Energetic Healing Arts includes Qigong Practitioner Certification, Reiki Master Certification, Theta Healing Certification, Angel Therapy Certifications, and extensive studies in Shamanism, Breathwork, Meditation, Marma Point, Cranial Sacral, Vibrational Light and Sound Therapies. These healing arts offerings are a culmination of Saphira’s life’s work in the the studies of consciousness and spirituality. By bringing spaces for self-awareness, she brings clarity and vision to her clients, allowing profound healing and transformation.

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Stacey Pfeifer is a NAMA Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner and CA Certified Massage Practitioner with a background in herbalism. These healing arts are her lifelong commitment of work and service in the context of her own spiritual practice.

With Stacey, your session becomes a meditation - following the ow of lymph and the tone of your tissues, her bodywork will leave you feeling like melted butter! Stacey brings her heart and mind to each session and loves providing more freedom and ease for her clients.

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Ren Madrone has a background in social work and psychology. She strongly believes that emotion creates and underlies the physical states we know as disease. After attaining a masters of social work and working extensively in that eld, her learning broadened into western herbalism, shamanic bodywork, reiki, and integrative yoga. Ren works well with those in need of deep work, assisting in the release of the habit patterns/masks that prevent us from being in our own song. Her compassionate and deep work is most o en accompanied by her voice which covers a range of melodic harmony to primordial resonance depending on the particular needs of the client in any moment.

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Elisabeth Leroy is a NAMA Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner and a CA Licensed Massaged Therapist. She first studied Ayurveda under Dr. Vasant Lad and graduated from the Ayurvedic Institute in 2013. She then studied massage therapy at the NM School of Natural Therapeutics and studied Core Synchronism with Robert Stevens, obtaining her certification in 2016. Elisabeth completed the dhyana Center Clinical Program in 2016.

Elisabeth loves to blend Ayurveda, Body Work and Energy Work to customize treatments to the specific needs of her clients.

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Jenny Rinne is a lover of life and believes in the power of deep connection. She has been teaching yoga and practicing bodywork since 2009. She is a Certified Massage Therapist, Yoga Teacher and NAMA certified Ayurvedic Practitioner.

She owns her own practice in Pleasant Hill, teaching workshops, giving clinics, and providing bodywork and other wellness services. One of her favorite areas of wellness is facilitating a space of stillness through meditation whether it’s one-on-one or in a group.

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Drea Moore’s mission as a practitioner is to inspire and facilitate healing using practical, timeless, and sacred methods of touch, assessment and inquiry. Along her healing journey she learned about the power of self care, body work, herbs and movement, and was consequently inspired to study at the dhyana Center, the Harbin School of Healing Arts, the Esalen Institute, and the California School of Herbal Studies. Drea is an enthusiastic and motivational practitioner with a good intuition, many years of devoted study and internship, and a passion for helping others down this glorious and interesting lifelong path of health and wellness. “May we all find creative healing on this journey!”

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Akiva Satnarayan is a Master Numerologist and intuitive healer, focusing his consultations on creating a favorable framework for one’s purpose and destiny. Using cosmic timing by understanding one’s numeric chart and code will shift challenge into opportunity. Akiva has worked for more than fifteen years as a counselor and coach, providing clients with a framework for fulfillment in career, money, and relationships.

He is certified in both tantric and kabbalistic numerology as well as in archetypal astrology.

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Nastya Yudinova’s personal health goals & fascination with the human body have fueled her ongoing education in all aspects of holistic health. A certified massage & Reiki practitioner, a graduate of dhyana Center’s Ayurvedic Foundations & Ayurvedic Yoga courses, she is now in the process of obtaining her degree in Occupational Therapy. She takes pride in finding the right way to address each individual’s needs and doesn’t shy away from a challenge. Nastya is passionate about sharing energy healing as a fundamental way to heal. It’s important to her that clients always leave well-informed and equipped with self-care techniques to help them on their journey of health management.

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Kelley Lake weaves respect for life’s potential, five elements theory, and knowledge of the mechanisms of the human body into her wellness consultation and bodywork to encourage your health. Using Ayurvedic assessment techniques and deep listening, she can help you discover your tendencies regarding imbalance and make recommendations for your next steps in your wellness journey. Kelley uses a combination of Swedish, deep tissue, trigger and acupressure point therapy, Reiki, lymphatic massage and Ayurvedic bodywork techniques. She is trained in clinical herbalism, is a NAMA certified Health Counselor and holds a CA Massage Therapist Certification.

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Dhyana Bohnet is an Ayurvedic Practitioner who has over 30 years of experience in the field of holistic bodywork and energy medicine, nutrition and wellness counseling and astrology. More recently, she has finely tuned herself to the path of service in the field of Jyotish astrology. She is a NAMA certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, consultant, and teacher, serving at the dhyana Center, the Forestville Wellness Center, and her private practice in Sonoma County, Ca. Dhyana honors each person she works with for their unique life path and healing journey. Dhyana is also an avid practitioner and teacher of medical qigong, as well as hatha yoga, nada yoga and the Dance of Shiva.