Referral Directory and Other Resources


Biodynamic massage therapists


Molly McMullen  Nature's Bodywork biodynamic massage & cranial therapy (NE Portland, accepts insurance)

Angie Ringwald  Embodied Wellness biodynamic massage & Hawaiian Lomilomi (NW Portland)

Jolene Kelley craniosacral therapy, structural integration, & energy therapy (SE Portland)

Lynn Morrison Thai & biodynamic massage (SW Portland)

Brigitte Kranabitl  Deep Transformation bodywork biodynamic massage & body-mind integrative work (Portland & Eugene)

Laura Anderson biodynamic massage informed by years of experience working with energy through Thai massage. (SW Portland)

Eric van Leeuwen biodynamic massage & cranial therapy (send Eric an email to book)

Eric brings a loving presence to his treatments that I find deeply nourishing.  I appreciate the way he listens and is able to find excellent ways to support my system to thrive. (SE Portland) 

Angela Severson Massage biodynamic massage & gifted abdominal work. (NE Portland)

Nourishing therapeutic massage


Mindy Meyers Two Paths Massage  Along with her trademark warmth, attentive care, and connectivity to life, Mindy brings more than 2 decades of experience to the table, that is clearly reflected in her hands and heart. (Sellwood, SE Portland)

Joseph Kairos offers skillful and strong hands, a deeply nourishing touch, the warmest heart, and a clean energetic presence.  (SE Portland)  Book with him here

Dwayne Perkins The body Practitioner, Dwayne is a gifted healer who has a palpable radiant heart.  He is among the most kind and respectful practitioners I have met. (Beaverton)

Samuel Hobbs Movement Bodywork specializes in osteopathic manual therapy from the Barral Institute and works with all individuals, from babies to adults, to help restore function and utility from nose to toes, including pre and post-surgical outcomes and the pelvic health of all genders. (NE Portland)

Felix Roth Motion Massage  Felix is the creator and founder of Motion Massage, and co-founder of Sacred Circle and Mindful Meltdown Ecstatic Dance. (NE Portland)


Sarah Kittleson with a passion for her heart-centered healing work brings sensitive and wise hands that move skillfully throughout a treatment (SE Portland)

Feldenkrais Instruction and treatments

Alice Boyd Effort Less  private & public Feldenkrais (NE & NW Portland) 

Alice has been my colleague for about 20 years.  We have been a witness to each other's emergence and awakening.  I can say with unwavering confidence that she is a rare gem in all the ways that she shares her leadership, healing, and support.  She offers private treatments and public classes, and well as retreats with her husband and poet, John Brehm.

Biodynamic massage & cranial therapy Training


Todd Jackson: Founder of biodynamic massage, biodynamic cranial therapy, & Inner Body Yoga.  Find Descriptions of his work, as well as his course offerings and yoga schedule.  (listen to my interview with Todd on the craniosacral podcast).

Marga Berr Biodynamic Craniosacral therapist & training in France


Monica Rudestam  biodynamic massage & acupuncture

Stacy Darby  biodynamic massage & Reiki

April Straus (listed under acupuncture, co-teaches with Monica)

Deborah Merkle (listed under body-mind talk-therapy, co-teaches with Stacy)


Bodywork for babies, infants, toddlers and children

Johanna Wearsch  Interwoven Bodywork: Craniosacral, infants and children, structural integration, (Olympic Penninsula)

Jolene Kelly Craniosacral therapy, structural integration Intuitive and Energetic studies (SE Portland)

Beck Higginson Luna Wellness Spa for Moms DC and Cranial for babies (NE Portland)



Anna Murphy-Moore Potentials Wellness Center  Anna is a Chinese medical doctor and combines acupuncture integrated with a biodynamic cranial therapy. (SE Portland)

April Straus Acupuncture and biodynamic cranial therapy & massage (SW Portland/Beaverton)


Joseph Soprani Five Element Healthcare (NW Portland)

Structural Integration

Amy Bennett Elemental Bodywork - Structural Integration can be considered a philosophy of bodywork rather than a specific set of techniques or a set formula for applying them. Working with the seamless web of interconnected fascia and with gravity as our guide, Amy invites you to explore and shift your unique form and its movement patterns in the direction of  greater ease and grace. 

Conscious Movement

Winky Wheeler and Meshi Chavez Momentum Dance Studio (SE Portland)

Soul Motion   and Founder Vincent Arjuna Marti (Portland home base)

Open Floor International  Why Open Floor?  (Video )


Allison Riegel. Yoga therapy & instruction, noteworthy for her elegance and savior-faire.

Her teaching schedule can be found at

Linnea Solveig inspires the multitudes through joy-filled intelligent Yoga therapy & instruction 

Carly Nalini with her keen intellect, gift with words and passionate presence, Carly guides people from diverse populations deep into themselves through Private yoga therapy & public yoga classes


Body-mind Talk Therapy

Deborah Merkle Rubenfeld Synergy and Biodynamic Cranial Therapy

Emily Kendal Frey  body-centered somatic therapy

Jan Dworkin facilitates professional development through coaching, consulting, Processwork, therapy.  She is the co-founder of the Process Work Institute 

Laura Riley LPC Coalesce Counseling 


Practical skills for wise communication

LaShelle Lowe-Charde Wise Heart: Practical Skills for Personal Transformation and Thriving Relationships


Water Oriented Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (Pool-based)

Mary Seamster, Amnion, (short video of Mary demonstrating her approach with me in her treatment pool)



Qigong Instruction

Rose Allen classes and workshops in Portland Rose City Qigong

Bill Frazier (Aurora, Oregon) Qigong Club

Paul Deering (Eugene, Oregon)  White Dragon Movement Arts

Kurt Miyajima (Maui), Energy Arts



Osteopathic Physicians


Greg Esmer DO, Osteopathic PDX

Turner Slicho, DO The Doctor

Duncan Soule MD Healing with Osteopathy, Homeopathy and Holistic Medicine



Ilana Gurevich, ND, LAc @ Quan-Yin Healing Arts Center

Mary Scott, ND, LAc & Chinese Medicine

Wendy Hodsdon ND Biodynamic cranial approach



Specialized Coaching/Support

Beth Chapman is gifted at helping people organize their spaces so that they can thrive.  

Michelle Hynes certified Integral Coach, provides outstanding support to people through professional change and transition.

Patricia Keeler a heart-centered and inspiring life coaching, she is trained in both Process work & Rubenfeld synergy.



Meditation Instruction

Ani Pema Chodron American Tibetan BuddhistGampo Abbey 

Vipassana Meditation in the tradition of S.N. Goenka.  The real deal

Quepasana (Maui, Ashland) combines Vipassana and Yin Yoga in a stunning setting

Astrology and Tarot

Carol FerrisMaster Astrologer 

Gayle MacDonald Astrological Consultation 

Jesse Carsten Tarot Readings



Animal Relationships

Wendy K. Fuller, CPDT-KA trainer, Doggie Dharma (peaceful positive approaches to working with your pup).  Wendy 5.0 is a true gem



Ryan Hallford's Craniosacral Podcast 

Embodied Artmaking

Miksang Contemplative Photography