Welcome to Sacred Grove Studio!
Below you will meet the teachers that make up Sacred Grove!
JESS “AAYLA” KAISK
Founder and teacher at Sacred Grove, Jess has dedicated herself to cultivating authentic community, and true accessibility within a space that is comfortable for all. Jess is a E-200 RYT, trained under Sandy Hicks of Grounded by Yoga, and furthering her training in meditation with Matt Lerner of Spiritual Life Society & Yoga in Hudson, and growing as a folk herbalist. Currently, Jess is studying and learning shamansim under Izih Deer Kam and is a member of the Spirit of Wolf Shamanic Community International. Studying all things plants, spirit, and energy, Jess has dedicated herself to evolving her spirit and renewing her soul continually. You can find her growing her children, growing herself, and growing plants in and around the studio, always with a pile of books and a smile.
“A woman may have many names, many shapes, many faces. It isn’t up to anyone to decide what these may be, just to love and embrace all of them.” ~ Aayla K
We are delighted to have Svetla Ganeva-Morrison of The Quiet Mind Designed join our team of spirit healers. Svetla is a holistic practitioner offering restorative sound baths, guided meditations and nature based mindfulness practices. She currently juggles growing herself, growing a child and growing a community of like-minded humans. You can connect with her work on IG and FB joining The Quiet Mind Designed.
Culsa is a Reiki Master, psychic medium and an intuitive tarot reader, with over 30 years of experience. She has taught esoteric classes for a number of shops in Northeastern Ohio, as well as for groups and festivals, on a wide variety of topics from Affirmations to Herbs to Witchcraft, and many in between. She considers herself an Eclectic Pagan with a deep love of gardening, and has been instrumental in the building of several community gardens. She hopes to promote a healthy respect for the delicate balance of energy, nature, and the rhythms of life.
Kati Backarowski is a licensed massage therapist and a leading Reiki Master and teacher. As a healer and energy worker, we are blessed to have her and her talents as part of our space. Kati leads our new moon drum circles, with drums sponsored by The Little Dragon’s Hoard.
Teresa Day is a Reiki practitioner and energy healer here at SGS. With her knowledge of energy systems and healing, Teresa assists in the restorative yoga with reiki classes, as well as being a leader in our Women’s Wisdom classes.