Miraval Spa
Specialists & Instructors

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At Miraval, every specialist, instructor and therapist is held to the highest standard and is trained to work with your specific needs. Our regular visiting specialists are experts in mindfulness, yoga, meditation and fitness, and offer one-of-a-kind classes and talks to help you deepen your practice and grow more grounded. Read more below about our visiting specialists.

In addition to the below visiting specialists, Miraval offers Private Personal Training sessions with our on-site fitness experts.  To book a private session, please call 800.722.1543.

Visiting Specialists

Mikki Anderson

Certified Clinical Aromatherapist

Mikki established an aromatherapy program at Mission Hospital, a first in Southern California, and is a NCBTMB Continuing Educator for both Pregnancy Massage and Aromatherapy. Mikki believes Aromatherapy can enhance your life and help with with many health issues. A trained massage therapist, she also deeply understands the power of essential oils and is skilled at teaching how to understand and safely use them.

Classes & Events

Serene Hung

Shamanic Practitioner

Serene Hung received her BA in psychology from UC Riverside and completed the holistic health practitioner program from Mesa Academy School of Massage. She has been practicing shamanic energy medicine in the ancient Andean tradition for five years and is passionate about helping people restore harmony and trust the wisdom within their own bodies.

Classes & Events

Anna-Karin Bjorklund

Dream Expert

Anna-Karin is an internationally renowned Dream Expert and Author. Anna-Karin felt deeply inspired by dream realms as a child, and intuitively sensed that the answers to life’s big questions could be found in dreams! She views dreams as a vital part of our lives, and has appeared on Fox News, The Steve Harvey TV Show, and in Women’s Running Magazine, Marie Claire UK and Money Magazine. Anna-Karin is the author of Dream Guidance: Interpret Your Dreams and Create the Life You Desire, and has a new book coming out later this fall, The Dream Alchemist. Originally from Sweden, she has a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology. Anna-Karin also offers cross-cultural communications consulting, and is an Executive Officer of the International Association for the Study of Dreams.

Classes & Events

Amanda Barros MS, RD, CLEC

Registered Dietician

Amanda Barros is a food enthusiast who’s passion for healthful living lead her to become a Registered Dietitian. She received her MS degree in nutrition and dietetics from Loma Linda University and became a Certified Lactation Educator Counselor from the University of San Diego. Her experiencing through Loma Linda Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital Orange County fueled her passion for working with families and addressing the many tendencies of a growing home. Her health and wellness practice was created to educate individuals and families on how to listen to their bodies to reach goals such as weight loss, disease prevention, achieving mindfulness through the nourishment of real food.

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Amy Noelle, MPT, CWC

As a Physical Therapist for over 18 years, Amy has focused on helping patients to improve physical dysfunction. Her personal mindfulness practice through the years has had such an amazing transformation in her own life that she developed individualized programs to reconnect the body’s physical, mental, and emotional states using mindfulness, body work and mindful movement practices. Amy believes that true wellness incorporates Mind, Body and Spirit, and that once these areas are working in harmony and balance, we are able to tap into our inner resources more effectively and live life once again from our authentic self.



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