Conscious Living Wellness has been located in Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J. for 26 years, and is well-respected in the community as a place for professional, therapeutic massage and healing on all levels; mental, emotional and physical. Each session is a unique, personal experience.


Karyn Salvatore Petersen

        Conscious Living Wellness Center owner, Karyn Salvatore Petersen is a State licensed  massage Therapist and Exercise Physiologist and has been in practice for 28 years. Karyn started her career in cardiac rehabilitation, managed corporate fitness training programs, and was employed as an adjunct professor of movement science at William Paterson University. She has developed a unique technique which combines medical, holistic, and intuitive therapies called, "Comprehensive Interactive Bodywork." This unique modality is an individual approach to wellness, allowing each client to access their own healing ability. Karyn's experience and expertise in mind/body therapies offers each client an individual approach to healing. She has authored a meditation practice for children called, "Virtuous Child" and is in the process of writing her first book. Karyn has completed 5 marathons, many half marathons, cycling races and has a regular meditation practice. She is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association. 

Richard Girolami


Richard is a bodyworker, acupuncturist, anatomist and a yogi, and brings an infectious positivity to his work and clients. He has been studying and working with the human

body for more that 20 years, training in many forms of yoga, bodywork, movement, healing, and meditation. He received his Bachelor degree in kinesiology and wellness from Arizona State University and a Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Richard  travels  internationally to well-known clinics and spas and is an accomplished master bodyworker. 





What Makes Conscious Living Wellness So Unique?

      Years of experience enable the use of many modalities to address individual issues,  while being  compassionate and sensitive to your needs. Each session is an individual approach to your wholeness, which encompasses a pain-free body, a relaxed mind, and an emotionally clear outlook.  Those who enter our healing space find an oasis of healing and well-being.


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