2011 UZIT

  • Celebrating the Mothers of our UZIT Program

    In celebration of Mother’s Day we wanted to give a love-filled shout-out to the mother’s of our Urban Zen Integrative Therapy Program. In the three years since the launch of the UZIT Program, several of our students have had the… Read more »

  • Amazing Grace: A UZIT Experience in Haiti

    by Mae Sakharov My personal journey with the Urban Zen Integrative Therapist (UZIT) training began in 2008 when I read an article about the program in the New York Times. I was immediately drawn to the cross-disciplinary approach, focusing on… Read more »

  • UZIT Program 2011 – Closing Weekend

    This weekend, the Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) Program closed with a palpable sense of thanksgiving and the knowing that “it might have been otherwise.” Students gathered together for a final opportunity to glean wisdom from the now-familiar faces of… Read more »

  • Jennifer Owens on Experiencing the UZIT Program

    My Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) experience as a practitioner and patient, simultaneously, has led to deeper understanding of my body and its capabilities and the need for loving-kindness from within. Though short lived, my time as a UZIT student… Read more »

  • The Journey of the UZIT Program

    We could not be more excited about the continuing evolution of our Urban Zen Integrative Therapy Program. Bringing our program to the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center has been a synergistic collaboration and represents a huge step forward on our… Read more »


    Essential Oil therapy is the inhalation and topical application of essential oils. Pure, therapeutic-grade essential oils are extracted from many parts of the aromatic plants including the flower, leaf, resin, bark, root, twig, seed, berry and rind. Often referred to… Read more »