Nikki Woods, MSW, LCSW
Nikki Woods is a licensed clinical psychotherapist and the Founder of Navesink Wellness Center. After earning her Masters Degree at New York University, Nikki Woods went on to acquire advanced training in a variety of therapeutic modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Solution Focused Therapy and Mindfulness.
It is through her education and experience that Nikki has recognized her passion for helping others become more self aware and fulfilled. Nikki has made it her mission to provide treatment that evokes trust, empathy and understanding towards those she encounters. She is devoted to helping others to acknowledge their strengths while identifying and altering their vulnerabilities. Her supportive, intuitive and insightful approach helps clients to gain a greater sense of self worth, pursue life goals, improve relationship dysfunction, establish a more defined identity and celebrate their own unique assets and capabilities.
Nicci Hafer, CH
Nicci Hafer is a Consulting Hypnotist and Spiritual Guidance Mentor. Her practice specialties are Integrated Imagery Regression Hypnosis and Positive Reinforcement Hypnosis. She is especially interested in helping uncover the blockages that hinder individuals from becoming the the best version of themselves, as well as the talents, qualities and affinities each person brings into this life in order to fulfill their own specific purpose.
Nicci received her BA in Religion from Dartmouth College, where she was also the point guard and captain of the women's basketball team. She is currently pursuing her MA in Transpersonal Psychology at Atlantic University, which is affiliated with the Edgar Cayce Association for Research and Enlightenment (A.R.E.), and she has completed training in Matrix Energetics. Nicci is also an ordained minister in the Sanctuary of the Beloved, according to the Order of Melchizedek.
Michelle Smith, CMT, LMT
Michelle is a highly skilled practitioner that has traveled the world to experience and master various modalities of treatment. Michelle has become well regarded throughout all athletic arenas, having worked on a number of professional football players and boxers. She was employed at the PGA National and was asked to provide treatment to athletes at several professional golf tournaments.
Michelle is also one of only a handful of individuals who are licensed in New Jersey to practice Jin Shin Do, making what she does an incredibly unique experience. Her knowledge of the body and its ability to heal has made her one of the most sought after practitioners in her field.
Thérèse Bonanni, MS, RDN
Thérèse graduated from Boston College with a B.A. in Communications and earned a Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition from New York University. After a semester in Paris peaked her culinary interest as an undergraduate, Thérèse became an Editor at Rodale Inc. in New York City, cultivating her passion for nutrition and health. While editing Prevention Special Interest Publications, including Flat Belly Diet!-branded, Women’s Health and Men’s Health-branded publications, she also worked with Rodale’s test kitchen on recipe development and managed food photography shoots on a mission to portray healthy food as appetizing and approachable as possible.
Thérèse is a Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration, a Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist and member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She has interned for Keri Glassman, MS, RD, CDN of Nutritious Life, volunteered in the Clinical Nutrition Department at NYU Langone Medical Center and for City Harvest, where she taught after-school cooking classes and assisted with cooking demonstrations at farmers’ markets. She has also worked in restaurants and event catering.
Edward DeMarco is a licensed acupuncturist and certified NAET practitioner. He has devoted his practice and his passion to becoming a master of NAET, so that he may successfully help the greatest number of people possible on their journeys to health, well-being and happiness in their lives. He is genuinely committed to helping his patients achieve their utmost potential.
Edward received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1991 and his MS in Traditional Chinese Medicine (Acupuncture and Herbology) from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in 2004. He has been licensed to practice acupuncture in New Jersey since 2005. His education has continued throughout the years however, as his thirst for knowledge is virtually unquenchable. He believes that the more information he is able to obtain from masters of their healing crafts, the better he will be able to help those who walk through the doors of his practice.
Viki Kelly - Quirk
Viki Kelly-Quirk is a healer and the creator of Body Breath and Soul. This method is designed to support people in healing and achieving their full potential on physical, mental / emotional, and spiritual levels through movement, breathwork and supportive conversation.
As a fully certified Pilates teacher through Pilates Academy International and Ellie Herman Studios, Viki utilizes movement to ground and connect lovingly to the body. Due to her education at David Elliott's healer program, she now specializes in Pranayama Yoga to help clients transcend their busy mind in order to discover wisdom held in the body and soul. Viki believes in checking in before a session to see where the focus of the work needs to be, and afterwards to look at what was experienced in order to connect to other challenges being addressed and worked on.