About Kate    


Kate Barvainis is a holistic health counselor, educator, and bodywork practitioner currently practicing in Northampton, MA. Kate works with clients on an individual basis, providing support and recommendations to improve lifestyle, nutrition, and to facilitate healing. Kate holds professional licenses in MA and NY as a massage therapist and also offers additional modalities including CranioSacral Therapy and Reiki.

Kate received both a Bachelors degree in Health Science and a Masters degree in Community Health Education from SUNY Cortland. As a graduate assistant with the Health Education Office, she worked in the areas of health and wellness promotion, HIV/AIDS awareness, as well as alcohol and substance abuse education and prevention. Kate is also a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in NYC, where she studied with teachers including Deepak Chopra, Andrew Weil, Michio Kushi, Mark Hyman, Marion Nestle, David Wolfe, Debbie Ford, and Sally Fallon.  In June 2011, Kate completed a rigorous ten-month Ayurveda and Yoga Teacher Training gaining her certification as a Hatha Yoga Teacher.

In recent years, Kate has co-directed a number of yoga and wellness retreats, workshops, and fundraisers throughout Western Massachusetts, Vermont, Martha's Vineyard, New York, Maine, Hawaii, Mexico and India. She has volunteered for organizations including AIDS Rochester, STAP (Southern Tier AIDS Program), and Big Brother/Big Sister of Hampshire County. 

Kate currently practices in Northampton, MA and is available by appointment. To schedule a session please email katebarvainis@gmail.com or call 607-591-1478.

 Kate Barvainis | Reconnection Wellness | 607.591.1478 | katebarvainis@gmail.com