Yelena holds a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology, and her Master's Degree in Oriental Medicine in Acupuncture. She is a New York State licensed Massage Therapist who graduated from Pacific College, specializing in deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, and prenatal massage. Yelena has worked with pregnant women at the Lutheran Hospital, focusing on their fitness, wellness and preparing for labor with massage therapy and acupuncture. Yelena loves what she does and is passionate about each clients' health and wellness. Her motto is "Healing the world, One body at a time." Yelena also enjoys dancing and performing on a semiprofessional level as a salsa dancer.