Vanessa Groeneveld: Creative Director of Bodhi Yoga Wellness (Yoga, Meditation, Reiki & Holistic Crystal Practitioner)
Vanessa’s love for meditation and healing began at a young age thanks to her grandmother – who has been the driving force behind her career path. Vanessa is a certified Yoga & Meditation teacher, Mystic, Reiki healer, Holistic Crystal Practitioner and Ayurveda practitioner. She is trained and teaches traditional all-level, all-inclusive yoga: Hatha, Vinyasa & Restorative. It is important to her to introduce & reintegrate Prana (breath) and mindfulness into not only her own practice but to her students. She thrives in creating stress free environments and teaching students how to reduce and limit the daily stressors in their lives.
Victoria (Tori) Crooker: Teacher at Bodhi Yoga Wellness (Yoga, Massage, Soft Tissue Release & Cupping)
Victoria is a certified yoga teacher, fitness enthusiast, soon to be graduate from Ontario College of Health and Technology, Massage Therapy program. Her on-going passion is about achieving optimum health through physical activity, self-care and balanced nutrition. Spending hours playing competitive sports growing up, it is no surprise that this is the path her life is taken. She loves educating clients about their bodies; while helping them set goals for improvement of the underlying causes of pain, injury, and postural imbalances. Victoria embraces the connection between mind and body, and their influence on each another. She ensures clients receive optimal results through delivering the healing benefits of massage therapy, soft tissue release, cupping and yoga.
Nathan Lambert re|nu Osteopathy + Wellness
Nathan completed his Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice at the National Academy of Osteopathy, he started to become more aware of a severe lack of attention, education and intentional care surrounding women’s pelvic health. After travelling to Chicago, IL to study with Dr. Mercier who has spent her entire career focused on supporting women’s reproductive wellness; he began his journey of listening and learning how he could best support and advocate for the women in my community! Supporting women through the various stages of life hit home for me as the 3 most important and THE STRONGEST women in his life, were left struggling; feeling helpless, with no answers or options other than more drugs and or invasive procedures when it came to their pelvic health concerns.
To Book an appointment: www.renuosteopathy.com
Hollie Stock Acorn to Oak Collective (HypnoBirthing Douala)
Hollie Stock is a Certified HypnoBirthing® Childbirth Educator, a Certified Birth and Postpartum doula, and Founder of Acorn to Oak Collective. As a birth and postpartum doula, she provides families with personalized and continuous support, both emotional and physical, during pregnancy and labour as well as emotional and practical support after baby is born. I also provide evidence-based information that allows parents to make informed decisions, leaving them with a sense of confidence and empowerment.
As a HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator, she teaches families how to achieve a satisfying, relaxing and stress-free birth. HypnoBirthing teaches you how to release fear and to trust your body’s ability to birth instinctively. She practiced HypnoBirthing during both of her pregnancies so she knows first hand how effective this course is in empowering parents with techniques to achieve a gentle, calm birth for themselves and their baby whatever turn their birthing takes.
Outside of her life as a HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator and Doula, she loves to do yoga, play music, read, and spend time in nature with her family. In addition to this, she holds a Bachelors of Education Degree and a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Music.
To Book: www.acorntooakdoula.ca
Tony Murdock – Toward Stillness Meditations (Meditation)
Tony began his spiritual journey in 1972 when he me his guru Ramakrishna Ananda when traveling through Southern California. Since 1998 he has been facilitating meditation classes and workshops in various parts of Ontario and BC. His personal practice includes a blend of Hinduism, Buddhism and Christianity. We can’t wait for you to meet him! We are so excited to have him visit Bodhi Yoga Wellness! What a Treat!
Tracy Kennedy PhD, Empath, Psychic Medium, Reiki Master, RYT
Dr. Tracy Kennedy is an alumnus of Brock University, with a Masters in Sociology from York University, and a PhD in Sociology from the University of Toronto. Her education in Sociology, Cultural Studies, Classics, Literature, and Art & Architecture, stemmed from an early interest in people, what they are all about, and their life experiences.
Tracy is an Empath, Psychic Medium, Reiki Master, Registered Yoga Teacher, Published Author, Public Speaker, and owner of The Spiritual Spa and Shiva Gian Yoga in Niagara Falls, Canada. She provides insight and guidance using her Empathic abilities, and has been reaching out and teaching Empaths how to use their gifts and abilities for many years.
Your Boutique Popup Shop on Sunday’s
Imast (Owner of Your Boutique) believes “to be genuine with her customers” is a MUST… She gives her expert advice and honest suggestions to what will look good on our customers and that will lead a HAPPY customer. One of the great joys Imast has; is knowing how her customers have become her friends. She knows her customers by name and loves hearing about their lives. No matter who you are, she will always welcome you
Becoming a retailer has provided Your Boutique with the opportunity to give back to their community.” Your Boutique has been part of numerous fashion shows which support local charities.
Visit YOUR BOUTIQUE to find a little piece of “Fashion Heaven” right here in Niagara. They will be happy to assist you in purchasing items for yourself or as a gift that will not only fit your needs but turn you into a fashion diva…
Jen Grossi (Personal Training & Nutrition Coaching)
Jen wear’s many hats in life but close to her heart is helping others navigate the world of nutrition and fitness, and simplifying the approach. For nearly 15 years, Jen has provided personal training and nutrition coaching to clients in-home and online, and hosts weekly fitness classes at a local gym. She takes a realistic approach to help clients make positive and lasting changes. She is currently pursuing her Holistic Nutrition Diploma to compliment her current certifications. In her downtime, you can find Jen in the kitchen testing out healthy recipes and modifying them to suit her families needs. Live with Vitality. Be active, eat well, laugh often.