Julie Chertow has been a bodyworker and healer for 30 years. She began her practice in 1983 after completing her studies at the Massage School of Santa Monica, and spent many years serving the film and music industries in the Los Angeles area. Currently, Julie maintains active clientele in Los Angeles, Oregon, New York
Julie began working with Young Living Oils in 1997 and has trained extensively with Dr. Gary Young, founder of Young Living Essential oils. She has traveled to Young Living’s farms in Utah, Idaho, France and Ecuador, participating in the harvests and distillations of the oils, studying directly with Dr. Young. Her thorough practical and experiential knowledge of the oils is applied every day in her healing practice.
One of her greatest passions is to share her wealth of knowledge of the Young Living oils with others. For the past 17 years, Julie has been a Young Living oils distributor and educator, teaching classes throughout the United States and in Europe to students at massage schools, therapists in spas and physical therapy centers, to yoga teachers and the general public. Julie’s classes are informative, inspiring and enthusiastic, helping many people to easily integrate the use of therapeutic grade essential oils into their daily lives. She was also the essential oil representative at the Ashland, Oregon Hospital for Planetree, an organization helping to bridge the gap between Western medicine and complementary healing modalities. Julie is also assisting with Donna Karan’s Urban Zen Integrative Therapists helping to educate them with Young Living oils.