Healing Arts

Hornby Island has long been an oasis for healing, relaxation, rejuvenation and transformation. It is a place where you can honor your spiritual, emotional and physical well being under the guidance of compassionate and experienced teachers and practitioners. Many find the beauty and tranquility of the island an antidote to everyday or unforeseen stresses and we are extremely fortunate to have healers from various disciplines that call Hornby their home and who will help you enjoy abundance, health and peace.

When visiting Deerheart Sanctuary you will find a yurt organically nestled within a forest glen. Here you will find a wide range of healing arts services and practices, from bodywork by Michelle St. Pierre to regular meditation sits and various programs including yoga and special musical and spiritual functions.

jennifer armstrong of Island Yoga offers classes year round and has many devotees, with her summer yoga classes at Sandpiper Bluffs being especially loved.

Elke Rosendahl offers Holistic Massage, Shiatsu, Reiki, Breath Work, Chi Nei Tsang, Laser Treatments and Nutritional Coaching at INNER SANCTUM Studio on Cowie Rd. You can also find her for a relaxing Chair Massage at the Farmers' Market.

Patrick Lui is a certified Pilates instructor and his classes have become very popular since his arrival on Hornby – his excellent teaching style is certainly enhanced by his wonderful personality.

At the Hornby Island Writing Studio Rachelle facilitates an affordable and accessible way to experience creative inner dialogue

Diane Smith offers yoga in her open air studio, Yoga at Cat Creek

Andrea Rutz – allow yourself to relax and let go with her Blissful Body Work