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Cara Holland, CMT, HHP

ICOHS Instructor

Cara is a Certified Massage Therapist and the owner of the Natural Balance Wellness Center in Kearny Mesa. She received her bodywork training at the International Professional School of Bodywork ~ IPSB College in San Diego, where she earned her Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP) Certificate and Associate of Science in Holistic Health. she has over 1500 hours of bodywork training specializing in Craniosacral Therapy, Neuromuscular Therapy and Prenatal Massage.

Her intention is to offer healthy touch experiences to those needing relief from stress, tension, and pain. We tend to get out of touch with our bodies by allowing everyday life to get in the way. Massage is a wonderful way to take some time for yourself, to reconnect with and increase your awareness of your body.

She has been teaching since 2008 at IPSB in the Physiology and Pathology Department, Heated Stone Integrated Massage, Hydrotherapy & Self-Care, Clinical Applications Preparation and as the Manager of the IPSB Massage Therapy Center in Kearny Mesa; and now at the International College of Holistic Health (ICOHS) She teaches Physiology and Pathology; Craniosacral Therapy 1 & 2; Communication, Ethics & Career Prep; Business Practices; Fundamentals of Holistic Health and Massage; and supervise our students when they are ready to work on the public in our Mind Body Soul Center.


Brent Haney, HHP, CMT, CKTP – ICOHS Lead Instructor

Brent Haney is a San Diego native who enjoys surfing and living an active outdoor lifestyle with his wife and daughter. He is a Certified Holistic Health Practitioner, Massage Therapist, Kinesiology Taping Practitioner, and author who specializes in Anatomy and Physiology, Kinesiology, Orthopedic work, Neuromuscular Therapy, and Athletic Massage. He has over 12 years of teaching experience including being awarded Teacher of the Year and has been featured in Massage Magazine.

Aricia Zazo

Aricia Zazo BA, HHP, Clinical Herbalist, Aromatherapist

Aricia has been teaching courses in aromatherapy, vibrational healing, herbalism and natural health of body, mind and spirit since 1995. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a BA in Psychology as well as a graduate HHP from IPSB College; Clinical Herbalism, Aromatherapy, Hypnotherapy and NLP from The Self-Heal School of Herbal Studies and The School of Healing Arts. Aricia was also a teacher at The School of Healing Arts before, and through, its transformation into ICOHS.

Aricia currently teaches a number of classes including Aromatherapy (Beginning and Advanced Levels), Vibrational Healing, Elixirs of Love, Quintessential Health, Children’s Health, and other optimal wellness classes at ICOHS College, The Self-Heal School of Herbal Studies and within the community.

A mind for science, a fairy’s heart and a lover of the earth and indigenous cultures and spiritualities from around the world; her classes are sensorial and alive with the wisdom and ethos of autochthon civilizations which dance with the excitement of quantum physics and modern scientific breakthroughs.

She invites you to enjoy learning as she takes you on experiential journeys into the Alchemy of Magic, Art, Science, Wonder and the Transformative Power of NatureĀ Herself!