Not only has Ilena Benjamin studied Myofascial Release under the world-renowned physical therapist and bodywork expert, John F Barnes, she has also been practicing as an addiction and trauma counselor for more than 3 decades.
Her unique perspective on the mind-body connection as it pertains to stress and illness, allows her to assist clients in coping more effectively with physical, psychological, and emotional issues (as well as drastically reducing their symptoms.)
Ilena Benjamin has been a Master's level counselor for the past 35 years with her focus on addiction, crisis and trauma. After personally and professionally seeking more information on the mind body connection she has graduated from the Florida College of Natural Health and obtained licensure in the State of Florida for massage therapy as well as being Nationally Certified in massage.
Ilena studied extensively with John Barnes, PT in Myofascial Release techniques. Since 2014, Ilena has worked & studied with David Harris, Grandmaster of Qi-gong and Doctor of Chinese Medicine in advanced therapeutic Qi-gong energy healing.