Working with Zahava created a soft openness and delicious awareness of my inner strength, balance and beauty.- Isabella, Massage Therapist, Yoga Instructor, Health Coach
I can happily say working with Zahava was one of the most profound spiritual journeys I’ve had the good fortune of experiencing in my life.- Diana Ferrante, Women’s Empowerment Leader, Intuitive Advisor
Zahava's work has returned me to the natural state of being my most loving and most beloved self. - Emily Tepper, Receptivity Coach & Craniosacral Therapist
This was exactly what I needed to rebalance myself. I was able to release the week’s stress and gain confidence in being the clear minded and moving bodied me that I want to be. - An overworking teacher
Zahava gave me the nurturing excavation tools to my inner realms that have been yearning to moan, be touched, to be remembered, honored, revered, and celebrated.- Jennifer Maeve
This work not only supported me grounding in my own feminine experience, but it translated into my work as a coach--allowing a new depth of connection with my clients and their own sacred and sexual journeys.- Dana, Certified Life Coach
Thank you for holding and creating such beautiful space for my own feminine to unfold and reveal herself to me through my body.- Elizabeth Joy Mueller, Business Coach & Intuitive Guide


Touching the heart through the whole body

Z is a Certified Practitioner of Esalen Bodywork® and Deep Bodywork®. Sessions include deeper soft tissue layers and releasing tension patterns to revitalize reservoirs of previously held life energy.  This healing art is known for increasing awareness of sensation and making space for our natural capacity to heal and reorganize. As a gender transcendent and queer being, Z welcomes all bodies to come receive.

Clients have expressed:

  • feeling deeply energized, loved, and at ease
  • a deep centering of the soul in the body
  • releasing trauma and peace in the nervous system
  • a heightened felt sense of boundaries and priorities
  • being able to feel more without being overwhelmed

Health benefits of bodywork include:

  • significant reduction of headaches & back pain
  • moving from fatigue to vitality
  • lower blood pressure
  • reducing depression and anxiety by increasing brain chemicals including serotonin
  • strengthening the immune system
  • increasing circulation
  • more ease falling asleep

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Please note that while Z is a sexuality educator sessions do NOT include genital touch.

Read what clients are saying here.

“and if ever I touched a life I hope that life knows that I know that touching was and still is and will always be the true revolution.” ~ Nikki Giovanni