The conductors of the Healing Station, NY are committed to building communities that are actively participating in learning and cultivating their own mental, emotional and physical health.
Founder & Executive Director
Syntyché Francella (she/her), MA, MEd.,MSW is a spiritual activist. As a social worker, writer and trauma informed yoga teacher she helps her clients reconnect with their bodies to support the body’s release of trauma. Syntyche, pronounced sin-tah-shay, is the founder and Executive Director of The Healing Station NY a 501(c)(3) organization. She and the conductors of The Station, work to shrink the current wellness gap in communities whose voices were once muffled.
Mia N Campbell
Mia N Campbell (she/her) is a creative healer, trauma informed yoga instructor, and researcher who is passionate about adolescent mental health, movement, and holistic wellness. She is connected to earth and is most alive in a green space and with a good book. Mia is trained in the art and science of yoga and studied biology of global health during undergrad. She is the founder of MyInnerAura and serves on the board of The Healing Station NY. Her mission is to empower others to heal from the inside out.
Lisa (she/her) was born and raised in Queens,NY. She's a mother of two, founder and CEO of 'I Am Yogi Studios', and currently hold a BS in Psychology. As an entrepreneur and healer of the community, her mission is to remain an advocate for holistic health, to motivate and encourage communities; by creating safe space to honor, heal and grow themselves while simultaneously offering holistic healing methods to women of Color.
"Vanessa Dunleavy (she/her) is a yoga, movement and meditation teacher, as well as a writer and performer. She believes in using mindfulness, breath work and self inquiry as tools to recognize harmful patterns in our lives and ultimately, to heal. As a teacher, her goal is to help students translate what they learn on the mat into their everyday lives. Vanessa runs “Wide Open Writing” with her Aunts, Dulcie Witman and Nancy Coleman. It is a resource for creative connection and expression, offering residential retreats, one-on-one coaching and online memberships for humans with an interest in writing. (Hint: you don’t need to consider yourself a "writer" to join.) Vanessa is the co-writer of two original musicals, “My Post Traumatic Cruise Ship Cabaret” and “Showing Up.” She is deeply committed to anti-racism work and is honored to be a part of the Mxnchild Project.
Gregory (he/him) is the founder and CEO of Solution Finders, a Strategy & Innovation Consultancy. As a trusted advisor and sales strategist partnering with Enterprise, SMB, and Nonprofits clients looking to scale, his expertise encompasses many facets of an organization's growth cycle, including digital transformation, market selection, and Outcome-Driven-Innovation. Gregory earned his bachelor's at Duke University, where he was also the captain of Duke's football team under David Cutcliffe. He finds joy in reading, working out, and investing in his community. He is also the author of the upcoming book, "Leaders Die First: A manifesto for those bringing something new into being."
At age 14, (he/him) embarked on a journey that took him to every continent as he sought to learn all the skills he would need to keep his vow. He studied criminology, forensics, and criminal psychology, and learned from man-hunters and martial artists, mastering every fighting style. In time, he forged himself into a living weapon to wage war on crime and injustice. On his return to Gotham, he stalked street thugs as a plain-clothes vigilante, only to later to don his persona as Batman.
Brad Frederick (he/him) has been serving the NYC tri-state area, as a logo designer, caricaturist, cartoonist, animator, illustrator, and now children’s book illustrator, for over 25 years. Ever since the age of 7, Brad always knew he would make his mark in the world as an artist. What he didn’t know is that he would wear so many hats in the field of art. Now, with the help of social media, Brad’s work has reached many different clients from across the country and neighboring countries as well. If you are interested in seeing his work, Please check out his Instagram @BradFred328.
Kristina Casarez, is the CEO and Founder of YOO + MEE Healing, (an intuitive skill based) design company which helps Heart-Centered Startups, Soulful Entrepreneurs, Mindful Businesses, and World Disrupters transform their passions into their own unique design blueprint and voice.
As a FIT graduate and leading professional in her field, Kristina uses her skills as art director and trained textile designer to seamlessly self express as a creative artist whose work is both healing and transformative.
Rooted in her medicine woman practices she cultivates safe and sacred spaces for participants to remember their power with tools such as Oracle Deck Readings, Crystal Therapies, Plant Medicine Apotherapy and coaching.