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Our solutions are simple, inexpensive and produce long-term results. This cutting-edge approach is based on the science and physics of alignment and the newest breakthroughs in addressing fascial restriction.

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The studio is open 7 days a week by appointment only and during class times.

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The Owners

Ronelle Wood, M.S., SLP/LMT

Ronelle Wood, M.S., SLP/LMT

more about ronelle


Master of Science in Speech/Language Pathology, 1988
Massage Therapy License,  Santa Barbara School of Massage, 1994
John F. Barnes, PT Myofascial Release Technique I, II, Unwinding, Healing Seminar x2, Women’s Health, Fascial Pelvis, Cervical Thoracic, 2003-2008
Certified by Harold Dull as Level 3 Watsu Practitioner, 2007
Worked as myofascial release specialist at Restorative Exercise Institute, Ventura, CA 2007-2009
Owned and operated Ojai Healing Movement 2010 to present.


My goal is to empower each client by teaching them about their body and how to walk in alignment in order to maintain health and independence into old age.

Why I do what do

I got hurt.  I went in search of “what works”.  These are the things I found that brought me authentic, long-term healing.  I love that I get to “pay it forward”.

Personal facts

I love living in Ojai.  My daughter is 26, my son, 24.  I love to bead, sing and put puzzles together, not necessarily at the same time, but often simultaneously.

Joe Cocke, M.H.

Joe Cocke, M.H.

More About Joe


Five years apprenticeship in the John F. Barnes Myofascial Release Technique with Ronelle Wood at OHM/Sanctuary.


I don’t guarantee miracles but I expect them.

Why I do what I do

After suffering from many years of debilitating back pain, I became an instant believer in this work from just one session with Ronelle. Myofascial Release combined with True Body Alignment are the real deal. We see amazing results in a short period of time.

Personal facts

I am the proud papa of a wonderful 10 year old little woman.  I love hiking, sun, music and serenity.

Resources and Links

Myofascial release Practitioners
that work with us:

Carrie DeVaney
(314) 604-5237 


Teresa Jayne
Craniosacral therapist
(805) 794-0232

My Mentors

John Barnes, PT, LMT, NCTMB

Katy Bowman

Gay & Katie Hendricks

Alison Armstrong

Innovators I Admire

Jill Miller

Brooke Thomas

Dr. Jean-Claude Guimberteau, MD

Lynne McTaggert



Bruce Lipton

Joanne Avison

Gerald Pollack

Robert Schleip

Thomas Myers



I had a fabulous experience at the Ojai Healing Sanctuary! I began my treatment with a power nap (completely relaxing and rejuvenating) and then had an amazing myofascial release massage with Joe, that I am still receiving benefits from 2 days later. I highly recommend this healing center. The people are lovely and the center carries integrity and peacefulness.


Ojai, CA

P. Lynn

Ojai Healing Movement’s Alignment Classes have helped me to know my specific body and the way to move toward well-being. Being aligned allows the mind and body to use its life force most effectively and easily. My skeleton, muscles, fascia, ligaments, tendons, lymph system, blood, organs, every cell, are nurtured when I take this informational experience and apply and use it in my every day life. It takes commitment with focus to restore, relax and refresh our amazing living organism.

P. Lynn


Liz M.

The supportive scientific knowledge and light-heartedness imparted during the challenging exercise classes conducted by OHM combine to make the work-out experience very rich, effective and enjoyable. Quite a winning approach to improved health and wellness, opposing decrepitude all the way! Thank you, Ronelle

Liz M.

Ojai, CA

TrueBody Alignment Exercises

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