In the 24/7 city that is Hong Kong, the new year frenzy is next level, short of manic if not well-managed. Thankfully though, Hong Kong is also home to some of the world’s best wellness experts, equipped to help you handle all the chaos (and excitement) of living in a busy metropolis. OMSA, a platform on a mission to democratise access to spirituality and make alternative wellness more accessible co-founded by aromatherapy expert Coco Chan and energy healer Valerie Ho, have given their top recommendations. Check out the tried-and-tested must-book healers in Hong Kong to help rebalance, restore and invigorate your body, mind and soul.
Corie Chu: Reiki Master & Numerologist
In Hong Kong, energy healer Corie Chu is synonymous with Reiki, a form of energy healing originating from Japan, meant to restore balance to the body and mind. She is also a trained numerologist, apt at reading birth charts derived from numbers to illuminate personal experiences and challenges. In addition to offering healing services from her own studio, Corie is a fixture at multiple wellness outlets throughout the city, including Hong Kong’s Largest Outdoor Wellness Festival, IRIS: Your Escape, The Garden Gathering, The Yoga Room, WeWork, and the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong as a “Master of Wellness.” Corie’s ability to combine both reiki and numerology make her sessions more insightful to your particular needs and leave you more relaxed, centred and grounded after just one session.
coriechu.com | (852) 9166-2495 | [email protected]
Lia Wong: Kinesiologist
For those looking for a more a physical realignment, Lia Wong should be your go to. Lia is a certified kinesiologist and identifies your root cause through muscle testing on the comforts of a massage bed. During the session, she will work with you to identify your stressors, and rectifying these abnormalities through an array of techniques which include gentle, targeted muscle and breathing techniques, light therapy, sound healing and aromatherapy. One of Hong Kong’s best healers, Lia Wong does wonders for the mind, body and spirit.
For appointments, please reach Lia by email: [email protected]
Joan Ma: Craniosacral Therapy and Somatic Experiencing
Originally from Australia, Joan Ma has been offering natural therapy and healing to the Hong Kong community since 1991 and speaks fluent English and Cantonese. Well-versed in a number of healing modalities including aromatherapy, Bowen, lymphatic drainage and chakra healing, Joan’s speciality is in craniosacral therapy and somatic experiencing, focusing on the nervous system surrounding the head to the base of the spine. Using the cranial rhythm (the rhythm of the fluid around the spinal cord and brain) and fascia mobility, Joan is adept at identifying areas of dysfunction and immobility. A session with the beguiling Joan can lead to a more fluid, relaxed physical and mental state for even the tensest of patients.
walkabouthk.com | (852) 9309 5987 | Rm 611, 6/F, Cosmos Building, 8-11 Lan Kwai Fong
Amber Shanti: Feminine Embodiment Coach and Sound Healer
Amber’s background in theatre and performing arts provide those seeking her fun and physical way to connect back to your body and soul. As a feminine embodiment coach, certified yoga teacher and sound healer, she facilitates movement and song sessions that awaken people to their own wild nature, connecting them with their body, voice and authentic essence. A session with Amber guiding you to blossom with song and dance will have you feeling lighter, happier, and livelier—you won’t find a more musical healing sessions in Hong Kong.
For appointments, please reach Amber at [email protected] or (852) 9685 8713
Simone Shivon: Modern Day Priestess, Channeler & Healer of Majestic Rainbow Love
If you are looking to connect with your divinely feminine side in the company of others, Simone Shivon is the modern day priestess, healer, and channeler of Majestic Rainbow Love to help you do just that. This unique art form is created to assist us in re-remembering who we truly are, reconnecting with our soul, and re-embodying our original innocence of self. Using a healing pathway consisting of 49 steps to retrace the footsteps back to its origin, Simone helps clients to activate their highest potential. Simone’s workshops are a wonderful way to reconnect with the feminine self while having a bit of fun as well. She currently offers healing through Rainbow Circles as well as other ancient feminine art workshops and ceremonies.
More about OMSA
Founded by Coco Chan and Valerie Ho, OMSA is on a mission to make holistic and alternative wellness therapies more transparent and accessible.