Make your own free website on
Women Healing Women
Who We Are
Who We Are
Discussion Forum
How to Stay Stressed
UCLA Study on Women & Friendship
Sisterhood of the Shields
To Live a Soulful Life

Dr. Gabrielle Pelicci, PhD, LMT


Gabrielle Pelicci (Siri Kirn) is an energetic and inspirational life coach. She also practices massage therapy, energy healing, and kundalini yoga/meditation. Gabrielle helps you generate healing and achieve wholeness by teaching you to look at your life from a new perspective and surpass your self-imposed limitations. She encourages you to be the creative force in your own life so you can experience more joy, love and happiness. Gabrielle has a doctoral degree from the California Institute of Integral Studies, a master's degree from Columbia University and 1000 hours of training in holistic modalities. In addition, she has traveled to sacred sites in Asia, Africa, India, Mexico and Europe for self-education.  Her spiritual name, Siri Kirn (pronounced city kidden) means "God's Great Ray of Light."   Her personal website is

Wendy Obstler

Wendy Obstler

WendyO is a twice-certified Yoga Instructor with over 250 hours of training, most recently from the world renown White Lotus Foundation in Santa Barbara, and will soon be receiving the title 'R.Y.T.' (Registered Yoga Teacher) from the Yoga Alliance. Trained in a Hatha-based mix of non-dogmatic principles, Wendy's approach to the Art of Yoga is about "honoring where you are from day to day and from moment to moment". Wendy evaluates the needs and adjusts a sequencing based on the individuality of the student(s). Her teaching is founded upon a structure of body awareness with a deep connection to the breath.

WendyO is the founder of Divine Spark Yoga and is available for private as well as group class sessions. You may contact her by visiting: 

Lilliana Gonzales 

Lilliana Gonzales

Lilliana Gonzales graduated top of her class from the 720-hr Massage Therapy program at United Education Institute in El Monte, CA with such awards as Oustanding Student, Perfect Attendance and Student of the Month.  She is enthusiastic about exploring all of the different areas that healing arts has to offer.  Lilly is available for private appointmets in massage therapy, ear-candling, aromatherapy, and parraffin treatments for the hands, elbows, and feet.  To contact Lilly, you can call her @323 559 0919, or email @

Lorena Huerta

Lorena Huerta

Lorena Huerta is a senior at California State University in the psychology program. She has five years experience in women's health research investigating topics such as infertility and contraception. She is currently employed by the University of Southern California on a study for nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. Lorena brings her genuine care for others, an ability to make anyone feel comfortable and her great sense of humor to the Women Healing Women group.  Lorena can be reached at or 323-337-7146.

Candice Ann Carmona

Candice Ann Carmona

Candice Ann Carmona is Massage Therapist specializing in Deep Tissue and Hot Stone Therapy.  Her passion for helping others and healing the body makes each and every one of her sessions a restorative experience. Candice is currently employed by Oasis Healing Arts Center in Whittier, CA.  She can be reached at (323) 717-4271 or

Tina Rock

Tina Rock

Tina is a healer/life coach who is currently studying Creative Journal Expressive Arts with Lucia Capacchione. Her background in healing is in Reiki, Hypnosis, Esoteric Study, and using Art and journaling to understand emotions. She has studied with many wonderful people including Dr. Brian Weiss, Caroline Myss, Lucia C., Dr.Suzan Rossi and Clairvoyant Jamie Butler.  Tina can be reached at and (310) 909-6618.

Hengi Avarokhteh

Hengi Avarokhteh

Hengi is a 23 year old Persian female from Sweden. She is an international student at Santa Monica College. She is also a singer, poet, Reiki-student, practicing Buddhist, and chocolate lover. Hengi can be reached at or (818) 415-4465.

Azure Darby


Azure Darby can be reached at or 213-840-1206.

Suzanne Colby

Suzanne Colby

Suzanne can be reached at or (310) 748 - 4333.

Grace Shand (and Grandkids)

Grace Shand

Grace can be reached at or (818) 549 - 1503.



Lynn can be reached at

Alma Bella Maglaya

Alma Bella Maglaya

Alma Bella Maglaya has devoted her life's work to holistic health practices for over 16 years. She holds a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine from Yo San University in 1994.She is certified by both the American Institute of Hypnosis and the Holmes Center of Hypnosis. Alma counsels patients in nutrition and lifestyle for weight and chronic illness management as she is both a certified First Line Therapy and a certified Blood Type practitioner.
Alma can be reached at 310-694-3680

Marla Mervis

Marla Mervis

Marla is a Living Light Reiki Master and Certified Massage Therapist. Her Reiki practice has been dedicated to assisting people in empowering themselves physically, emotionally & spiritually with the use of Reiki energy. Reiki uses a subtle yet powerful healing technique by tapping into the Universal Life Force. She treats those with stress that manifests in the body, mind & spirit.  She offers weekend Reiki Classes to those interested in becoming a Reiki Practitioner.
Marla is available at 310-926-9163  or

Lisa Frankel PHD

Lisa Frankel

As a therapist in West Los Angeles/Santa Monica for over 20 years, Lisa enjoys working with diverse problems and populations. She has a special interest in working with women in life transitions facing life/self changes, mood disorders, esteem issues, parenting, relationship problems, addictions and problems in daily living. As a sculptor and writer she has an understanding of people in creative fields and the challenges they face. Her personal and professional experience as a cancer survivor, adoptive parent, and yoga practitioner has added to her expertise as a therapist.
Lisa can be reached at (310) 398-9385 or

Additional Members:

Kim Selbert   (310) 471-5773
Elizabeth Gonzales  (213) 422-3041
Marisol Ponce  (818) 970 -2935
Melissa Shahin  (661) 309 - 2122
Sandra Diaz  (818) 731- 3769
Shawnee Rios  (818) 209 - 4264

Women Healing Women. Copyright 2006.  All rights reseved.