HOLISTIC HEALING Mind Body and Spirit
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About


 

Gabriella was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She grew up homeschooled with her Two sisters around one of the Many Beautiful lakes in the midwest.

Gabriella knew from a young age Her hands were meant to be a healing Hands, to hold space  and encourage for your true beauty and radiance to shine through. Her Journey has taken her from the chilly winters of the Minni-apple to sunny California where she followed her dreams  to be a Hairstylist and Holistic healer.

 Graduating in Santa Monica at Vidal Sassoon Academy with honors as premier student  and first place in the Graduation class Soiree, Her career blossomed  and grew in Beverly Hills, California where she Joyfully Worked alongside many incredibly talented stylists for 13 beautiful years. she had many fulfilling  opportunities along the way that led her to travel  Isreal and New Zealand and Australia,  Fashion week in Los angeles, CA and Sao Paolo Brazil, and working as a stylist in television and film. 

Gabriella took a Leave from her life in 2013 to travel Europe and live in Southeast Asia for a year, From the streets of Amsterdam to Germany,  Italy to Switzerland and Paris she spent time cooking and learning delicious cuisines along the way. 

Stepping her feet out of the airplane and Arriving in Southeast Asia was just the beginning of what  was about to change her heart and souls journey and shine a new perspective on her path,  allowing her to really take a  look at the true enate BEAUTY of your soul,  honoring mInd Body and the spirit.

Gabriella went  onto Southeast Asia where her ongoing soul search continued, she finished her 200 Hr Yoga teacher trainers certifications in Bali and traveled to Burma (Myanmar) studying meditation with monks.  Spending time with A few local families in Inle Lake Learning there own secrets and passed down beauty recipes for the body and spirit.  

A compassionate animal lover, Vegetarian and activist Gabriella spent  a month volunteering in northern Chiang Mai Thailand at Elephant nature park, a rehabilitation sanctuary that formed  dozens of rescues which created a thriving elephant herd, as dogs, cats, buffaloes and many other animals.

 Upon returning to the U.S Gabriella received her first degree and second degree Reiki healing certifications as well as Sound therapy. 

 Her journey has taken her around the world and back, arriving home Gabriella fell in Love what she calls "Ocean medicine" and has become an Avid  and passionate sailor, since she has received her ASA sailing certifications and spends her free time exploring the ocean, especially with a particular group of amazing woman sailors, but feels more like a sisterhood sometimes refer as the "TITAS". A sort of Hawaiian Slang for "bad-ass ladies".

Gabriella currently Resides In Marina Del Rey , California where and lives a very simple life on her Sweet 35 foot sailboat Ku Ikaika. She spends her time divided  between tending to  her clients tresses in santa Monica at a Lorraine colour bar where she makes handmade delicious aromatherapy hair potions and remedies for her clients and as well as a Reiki Healer and Artist.

 


 
Meet Gabriella..

Meet Gabriella..

I am a DONA Trained professional Birth and Postpartum Doula serving families in and around the Los Angeles area, based in Marina Del Rey, CA. I strive to Nurture and support you and your growing family in this journey unlike any other.

I am certified in reiki and Sound healing and vinyasa Yoga. I like to incorporate bits of these modalities along with Aromatherapy, breath work and mindful meditation to help strengthen and build a strong foundation for your birth journey.

I believe in incorporating healthy and nutritious foods into your prenatal and postpartum time, Nourishing your body and soul with wholesome foods and preparing meals using ingredients of all colors of the rainbow.

I believe that each of us can make our best life choices given we have the support, we are provided evidence based information and helpful resources.  I am here supporting all Births; Natural/unmedicated births, VBACs (vaginal birth after cesarean), planned and unplanned cesarean births, high-risk birth, inductions, epidurals, single moms, couples, and LGBTQIA families.

~Gabriella~

PEACE LOVE AND HAPPY BIRTH!

CONTACT

Birth and Postpartum Doula

Marina del rey CA, 90292

Tel. 310-497-1840

gabrielladorsen@gmail.com