Owner/Founder Amethyst Integrative and The Healing Collective NY Alyse has a bachelor's degree in Sociology and Psychology from Ithaca College, and received her massage certification from the Finger Lakes School of Massage. She has taken several continuing education courses in massage modalities such as Prenatal Massage, Arvigo Method, SMRT, Neuromuscular Cupping and Myofascial release. Alyse, born psychic, has studied psychic development & mediumship for several years. She uses these abilities to assist clients in bringing healing & clarity to their lives through readings and intuitive coaching sessions. She has worked on celebrities, professional athletes, and royalty but believes every client is a VIP and treats them as such. Alyse specializes in combining energy medicine, intuitive guidance, guided meditation and therapeutic bodywork. Alyse prides herself in having the very best rating of any massage therapist in Westchester County for the past 12 years in a row.
A graduate of The Swedish Institute with 8+ years of experience, Icela's focus is high-quality massages that are catered to the needs of her clients. She specializes in Swedish massage, deep tissue, sports massage, and is certified in prenatal massage. Her personal favorite treatment is the Sacred Stone Massage (Hot Stones w/Organic CBD Oil) Her list of returning clientele illustrates her commitment to making sure you feel like a brand new person when you get off the table.
Alyse is the Owner and Founder of the Healing Collective NY and Amethyst Integrative Massage. With over a decade of professional experience, Alyse has been sought out for her intuitive guidance & healing gifts when clients are feeling stuck or at a crossroads in life, facing loss, change or seeking an understanding of their own intuition. Through a combination of bodywork, healing energy, intuitive readings, and coaching, she has proudly helped thousands of clients transform their health and lives. Alyse is a Licensed Massage Therapist and holds several advanced healing certifications including Arvigo™ Therapy, Reiki, Polarity Therapy, Hydrotherapy, Crystal Healing, Energy Clearing, and Medical Intuition. She also owns Cozy Coven, with her husband Michael.
Cathy Lipsky is a nurse practitioner with over 40 years of experience taking care of the adult population. Since 1997 she has learned from her mentor Rosita Arvigo how valuable “self care” is as part of a healing practice. Since then, she has used the Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy® teaching and supporting women through their lifecycles. Cathy is a certified Arvigo® practitioner as well as an advanced teacher of all levels and will be offering classes of this technique in 2021. She believes that education is key in supporting wellness. She has studied and uses traditional Chinese Medicine in the form of AMMA Therapy, and is a proponent of Mantra therapy to support a spiritual practice. For more information go to www.holisticnp.com
Marissa N. Woodley is a massage therapist with over 10 years of experience. Her background includes degrees in psychology, occupational therapy, and massage therapy. She has worked in various environments such as rehabilitation, spas, and medical facilities. Marissa uses a combination of acupressure and traditional massage modalities to assist clients in achieving relief from acute and chronic ailments. Acupressure points have numerous physical health benefits. Integrating specific points with traditional regular massage can assist in improving the healing benefits of massage. Acupressure is useful to improve circulation, reduction of : pain, stress, and anxiety.
Danica holds an MS in art therapy and counseling, is Integrative Somatic Trauma Therapy certified, Usui reiki certified, and Hatha Yoga teacher certified. She is also a psychic medium who has studied and developed her abilities under Pat Longo. With a background in mind-body practices, Danica aims to empower other sensitive souls to reconnect with their bodies and inner wisdom using a variety of modalities.
Holistic Health Coach & Medical QiGong Instructor. Michael is also our boutique manager and co-owner of the Healing Collective NY.
With a background in Reiki and creative arts, Jennifer has always been drawn to finding holistic solutions to life’s problems. She specializes in helping clients draw connections between their past and their present to; identify patterns, disarm triggers and relocate an essential place of peace.