Guidance & Counseling

Green Lotus Counseling, Guidance & Therapeutic Sessions

Counseling and guidance can help you to more fully appreciate and enjoy your life. It can help you become the sort of person you want to be.  It can help you navigate difficult challenges in your life and find harmony and balance in your relationships. Guidance and counseling can help you heal, grow, and transform.  Honoring both East and West and the dynamic needs of its clients Green Lotus offers traditional counseling options, along with past-life regression, intuitive readings, health realization, hypnotherapy, life coaching, and self-led transformational counseling. Our experienced therapists are here for you when you need them.

Psychotherapy & Therapeutic Counseling

The compassionate and highly-trained therapists at Green Lotus focus on a client's strengths and create a holistic collaborative approach to helping people achieve greater life satisfaction. Rooted in psychotherapy techniques of the West, these therapists appreciate the wisdom from the East also and have dynamic real-life approaches to feeling better and moving forward. 

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Meet Catherine Brightman, MA, LADC, LPCC (Mendota Heights


Meet Nicole Gougeon, MSSW, LICSW (Lakeville)


Meet Shelly Grant, MSW, LICSW (Eden Prairie)


Life Coaching

A professional life coach is a trusted mentor who can help you identify and uncover obstacles that keep you from living your highest potential. This type of one-on-one interaction provides a supportive, non-judgmental relationships to help you achieve your goals in your career, health, relationships, self-development, life transitions, or redefining your life's purpose. The client and therapist take tangible steps to help you identify limiting beliefs, reframe your thoughts and attitudes, relinquish habits that no longer serve you, and create the life of which you dream.

Meet DeDe Hinrichs, (Lakeville & Mendota Heights)

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Meet Roger Hinrichs, (Lakeville & Mendota Heights)


Meet Lisa Roesner, (Lakeville)


Intuitive Readings

An intuitive reader's goal is to remind you about your truth. They share information and guidance in a way that helps illuminate your path and motivate you to move forward with ease, peace, and joy. Our intuitive readers deliver profound messages with a very “down to earth” human approach so you can understand the information and easily apply it to your life. 


Meet Amy Vasterling, (Lakeville & Mendota Heights)


Past-Life Regression Therapy

A past-life regression session is a therapeutic way to identify, process, and transform unresolved issues, beliefs, blocks, or attachments.  It is a very simple process that involves going back, remembering what happened, and looking at how you processed the event at the time. If you have not finished something from a time earlier in your life, or even from a previous life, it is possible that you have brought it forward to work on now.


Meet Bobby Sullivan, (Lakeville & Mendota Heights)

Rosen Method Somatic Bodywork & Self-Led Transformational Counseling

Rosen method bodywork balances the nervous system and removes blocks, limiting beliefs, emotional tension and disconnection, unconscious patterns, and pain.   A session engages emotional mindfulness in the embodied self to release stress, old emotions, and beliefs that are stored in the body. This process can create immediate, long-lasting relief from the pain that often accompanies long-held emotional tension. 


Meet Dorothea Hrossowyc, MA, RMPA, ABMP (Lakeville)


Hypnotherapy releases mental and emotional blocks that prevent us from achieving joy and happiness. It is a modality that addresses stress management, anxiety, fears, phobias, weight management, smoking cessation, sleep conditions, and whatever else stands between you and the life you desire. The client and therapist create a plan of empowerment. During a hypnotherapy session you will attain a relaxed state of mind, somewhere between an alert conscious state and sleep. Together with guidance from your therapist, you will work with the subconscious mind to eliminate emotional blocks, reprogram your mind from negative to positive thinking and instill new habits by using a combination of concentration, relaxation, suggesting, and intention. This develops a path to realize your goals and to live your life with joy, freedom, purpose, and direction.

Meet DeDe Hinrichs (Lakeville & Mendota Heights) 


Meet Roger Hinrichs (Lakeville & Mendota Heights)

Emotional Freedom Techniques

Also known as EFT, tapping, and psychological acupressure, this evidence-based modality has been shown in studies to help anxiety. People also use EFT for physical pain, emotional distress, phobias, balancing stress and more. EFT utilizes stimulation of acupressure points to directly effect your nervous system and create balance in body and mind. In your first session you will learn tools to start using EFT immediately anytime you need them.

Meet Therese Naber (Lakeville & Mendota Heights)


Infrared Sauna

Bake Your Aching Muscles & Warm Your Soul


What Is Infrared?

Infrared light (experienced as heat) is the invisible part of the sun’s spectrum with the ability to penetrate human tissue, giving a soothing, natural warmth. It is naturally occurring from the sun and is the basis for our infrared sauna therapy. Green Lotus' saunas have Solocarbon® infrared technology that is therapeutic: It is 95-99% efficient at heating the body directly rather than simply heating the air. It works to raise the core body temperature to produce a deep, detoxifying sweat at the cellular level where the majority of toxins reside.

How Safe Is Infrared?

Infrared heat is completely safe and healthy for all living things. You can be exposed to infrared light for hours without the risk of burning. Infrared is a naturally occurring output of the sun, but does not contain the harmful UV rays associated with unprotected sunlight. Because infrared heat is so safe, it is used in hospitals to warm newborn infants.

Health Benefits of a Full-Spectrum Infrared Sauna

A full-spectrum infrared sauna generates a sweat seven times more detoxifying than a traditional sauna.

Our saunas have been designed to encourage the purest form of relaxation and stress-reduction.

Weight Loss
Studies have shown a 30-minute infrared sauna session can burn up to 600 calories.

Heart Health
Our Solocarbon® heaters have been clinically shown to reduce both systolic and diastolic blood pressure.

Pain Relief
Researchers have found therapeutic effects on pain from continuous use of infrared heat therapy.

The skin’s appearance improves as pores open from the deeper sweat induced by our infrared therapy.

Cell Health & Immunity
Stay healthy with the natural preventive properties of our exclusive LED near-infrared heating technology, which aids in cell health, muscle, and overall immunity defense.

Wound Healing
Our advanced LED near-infrared technology has the unique ability to help acne, heal wounds faster, and minimize scarring.


Chromotherapy - Restore Balance with Light

Enjoy the healing effects of light and color therapy to improve overall health and harmony. Each color in the visible light spectrum possesses frequencies of a specific vibration; Each vibration is related to different physical symptoms. 

Sound Therapy - Experience a Musical Massage

Combine the healing effects of sound and vibration to harmonize all systems of the body bringing you to a deeper state of relaxation. Attached at specific locations in the sauna, the sound system uses an amplified audio signal to resonate sound waves to the surface of the sauna.

Full Spectrum - Advanced Blend of Near, Mid, and Far Infrared Heat

Full spectrum is unique in its ability to provide near-, mid-, and far-infrared at optimal wavelengths, based on 56 clinical studies. Customized programs based on your personal health goals are available. 


Choose an Infrared Health Program or Create Your Own

Choose a health program or create your own.

Choose a health program or create your own.

Near Infrared Programs

Skin Purification
Effective for healing the epidermis and dermis layers of the skin. Near-infrared treatments stimulate collagen production to reduce wrinkles and improve overall skin tone.

Cell Health
Stimulates the circulatory system and more fully oxygenate the body's cells. Better blood circulation means more toxins flow from the cellular level to the skin's surface to improve cell health, aid in muscle recovery, and strengthen the immune system.

Mid Infrared Programs

Improved Circulation
Heating the muscles with infrared rays produces an increase in blood flow, similar to that seen during exercise. Regular infrared sauna use in the mid range can significantly stimulate blood flow, up to twice the normal rate.

Pain Relief
Infrared heat penetrates tissue, joints, and muscles, to relieve anything from minor aches and pains, to chronic pain conditions, such as fibromyalgia.  Used by medical professional to decrease pain and muscle spasms and to speed up recovery time

Far Infrared Programs

Weight Management
Studies have shown that an infrared sauna session can burn upwards of 600 calories while you relax! As the body works to cool itself, there is a substantial increase in heart rate, cardiac output, and metabolic rate, causing the body to burn more calories.

Sweating is one of the body's natural ways to heal and maintain good health. Infrared saunas are specifically designed to promote a deep, healthy, and naturally-detoxifying sweat - up to 20% more toxins are released compared to traditional saunas.


Ready to Warm Up to Chill Out?



Sauna Drop-In Rates & Package Pricing

We believe once you try it, you will love it. We have a first-timer's special rate, as well as the ability to add a friend, (yes there is room for two). 

First visit, $20

10-day - one-time introductory offer, $50

1-week of daily sessions - 30-minutes each, $50

Regular drop-in - 30-minutes, $35

Regular drop-in - 45-minutes, $40

Add a friend to any session, $10

15-minute add-on to a massage or healing service, $10

Four sauna sessions, $80*

Eight sauna sessions, $125*

* Packages expire six months from date of purchase and can be used for any length session up to 45 minutes. Expired sauna packages can be extended for another six months by purchasing another class package or paying a $20 renewal fee within 60 days of expiration. This pricing is for Twin Cities locations only. 


Infrared Sauna Memberships - Yoga Members Save*

Flex 4 & Flex 8 Members Save 20%!  Plus Members Save 50%!

Four sauna sessions per month, $59

  • Flex 4 & Flex 8 Members, $47

  • Plus Members, $29

Eight sauna sessions per month, $99

  • Flex 4 & Flex 8 Members, $79

  • Plus Members, $49

Unlimited sauna sessions, $149

  • Flex 4 & Flex 8 Members, $119

  • Plus Members, $75

*  All memberships require a monthly auto-pay and can be cancelled with 30 days notice. Memberships can not be shared and are non-transferable.Yoga members are students with an auto-pay class membership. Membership must be active to receive discounts.

**Sign up for our introductory memberships, and pricing will be guaranteed for at least one year. Requires monthly auto-pay. Sauna memberships are separate from yoga memberships and can be cancelled with 30 days notice. Unused sessions in a given month will carry over up to 30 days as long as membership is active.

No additional charge for sound or light therapy. Sales tax not included in above prices. These prices are for Twin Cities locations only. 

Towels available to rent for $3.

What to Bring to Your Sauna Session & FAQ's

  • Two towels (one to sit on, one to wrap around you)

  • A bottle of water (bottles available for sale or we have free filtered refills)

  • Swim suit or trunks optional - you will be in a private room, and will be sitting on your towel

  • We do not recommend showering for 30 minutes following your sauna session. Simply wipe off your sweat with a towel. Showering while your pores are wide open can put the released toxins back into your system.

  • Do not use if pregnant, have serious inflammation, a fever, a communicable disease, acute bleeding, or are intoxicated. If you have any health concerns it is always best to check with your physician.


Massage Therapy


Green Lotus provides healing therapeutic massage in beautiful, serene treatment rooms by highly-trained and licensed professionals with years of experience. Each therapist offers a wide variety of massage techniques including deep tissue and light-touch relaxation massages - and everything in between. If you are unsure of which type of massage to schedule, you can just schedule a session and our therapist will tailor the session to your needs and preferences or call and our front desk staff can assist you in choosing just the right therapist.

Meet our Massage and Thai Yoga Bodywork Therapists:

Examples of Green Lotus therapeutic massage options:

Clinical Massage
Directed more to a specific area/areas of the body, typically deep tissue. Depending on the therapist, this can include myofascial release, connective tissue therapy, and trigger point therapy.

Deep Tissue
Our therapist will target tight muscles and knots.

Prenatal Massage
For expectant mothers, to ease muscles and mind during pregnancy.

Reflexology is a natural healing art utilizing areas of the feet, hands, and ears that correspond to and affect every part of the body

A soothing and relaxing massage that will lull your body and mind into a state of ease.

Shiatsu Massage
Shiatsu is a Japanese form of bodywork based on an ancient system of healing.  It incorporates massage techniques and acupressure to release your muscles and bring balance to your body.

Sports Massage
A deep tissue massage with added stretches to help the muscles with flexibility.

Swedish Massage
A softer touch massage to help stimulate circulation in the body.


I’ve gone to practitioners that have tended to follow the Deepaks, Horsts, et al. David brings far more profound, original, and authentic gifts to his table. He is a healer, a therapist, a cognitive behavioralist, a teacher, a spiritual bear hug, and a loving kick in the tail all in one. Just being in his presence wakes me up and calms me down. He has the gift of giving each person exactly what he or she needs, in precisely how they can best receive it. I’ve sent many friends to him – from newbies to woo-woo aficionados. Even the most skeptical have had profound experiences. Seeing David rocked my world and continues to lead me to new places in my head and my life. His spiritual oil changes are a necessity.
~ Julie Kucinski


Massage Rates & Packages

60-minute massage, $75

90-minute massage, $105

120-minute massage, $140

Three 60-minute sessions, $205

Three 90-minute sessions, $285

Clinical, reflexology, shiatsu, sports, Swedish, deep tissue, relaxation, prenatal, and Thai yoga massage can be combined in one therapeutic massage package. Packages can be shared by friends and family. Prices do not include applicable sales tax. These prices are for Twin Cities locations only. 

Green Lotus Specialty Massage

For something a little different we offer a number of special massage options. Our philosophy is that massage is an important component to living a healthy life; we strive to offer massage therapy that is personalized and healing. Services vary by location.

Couples Massage

Enjoy a massage in the serene environment of our healing center with your spouse or friend.  A wide variety of massage techniques is available including deep tissue, clinical, sports, relaxation, Swedish, and more. Please call 651.319.9525 to schedule. 

60-minutes, $140

90-minutes, $200


Cupping Therapy

Cupping is a  therapeutic modality in which glass cups are applied to the skin with suction using either a small hand-pump or a flame. Popular with athletes, yogis, and anyone with sore or tight muscles. During this session your therapist will provide both cupping and therapeutic massage appropriate to your health and wellness goals.

30-minutes, $45


Essential Oil Therapy

An essential oil therapy session combines massage, reflexology, acupressure, and a selection of essential oils applied on various locations of the body to bring you into structural and energetic alignment.

60-minutes, $100

60-minutes couples essential oil therapy, $190

Upgrade a 60- or 90-minute massage from your package, $40


Lomi-Lomi Massage

The Hawaiian term lomi lomi means to knead or massage. This art of massage is a powerful form of transformational bodywork. Lomi lomi is designed to enlighten the being in the physical body, bring consciousness and love to the hidden places within, weaving the inner and outer worlds, and integrating intention with self-expression.

1 - 2 hours, $100


Prenatal Massage

Massage during pregnancy helps relieve many discomforts associated with the changes you are experiencing as you prepare for childbirth.  Gentle, nurturing touch helps balance stress, reduce tension and pain, promote relaxation, and prepare the muscles for childbirth. Taking into consideration your individual needs, prenatal massage is done in the side-lying and semi-reclining body positions supported by body pillows for the safety and comfort of you and your baby. Therapeutic massage packages can be used for prenatal massage. 

60-minutes, $75

90-minutes, $105

120-minutes, $140


Thai Yoga Bodywork

Thai yoga bodywork is a more active approach performed on a padded floor mat instead of a table. You will remain fully clothed and no oils/lotions need to be applied. The therapist will use various parts of his body to open energy channels and break up toxins that are stored within your body. Passive stretching and gentle pressure along these energy channels releases the skeletal structure, increases your flexibility, and softens your muscle tissue. Therapeutic massage packages can be used for Thai yoga bodywork. 

60-minutes, $75

90-minutes, $105

120-minutes, $140


Targeted 30-Minute Neck, Back, and Shoulder Massage

A concentrated specialized massage to provide relief to your aching, tight neck, shoulders, and back. Perfect for getting comfort when your calendar is jammed.

30-minutes, $45


Warm Stone Therapy

Heated basalt stones glide over your body melting away tension and stress, allowing circulation to increase so toxins are flushed away, and restoring the flow of healing nutrients to muscles. The smooth pressure of the stones and placement on specific tension spots promotes a deep sense of relaxation and well-being and is considered an exceptionally nourishing experience.

75-minutes, $85

Upgrade a 60- or 90-minute massage from your package, $10


I was in such a blissed out state (after my massage) that I put my shoes on before my pants.
~ Dan


Private Yoga, Meditation, Pilates, and Fitness Instruction

Explore a safe & profound custom private practice


Green Lotus offers individualized instruction in yoga, meditation, breathing, Pilates, and fitness. Sometimes a student would like instruction to fit their unique situation and needs.  We have a number of highly trained teachers who can help you meet your goals. Whether you are suffering from back pain, would like a yoga routine customized to balance your constitution, or just prefer an individualized approach - we have an option for you.


Twin Cities

Private Yoga, Meditation, Pilates, and Fitness Instructors


Private Yoga, Meditation, and Fitness Instructors

Private Instruction Rates & Packages 

Private instruction sessions accommodate up to two people, so bring a friend or family member.  $10 each for additional students.  If you don't see a time that works to see your favorite instructor email us. 

30-minute session, $35

60-minute session, $65

90-minute session, $85

Three 30-minute sessions, $90

Three 60-minute sessions, $180

Six 30-minute sessions, $180

60-minute private group class, $100


Thai Yoga Bodywork & Massage

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Thai yoga bodywork is a more active approach to bodywork that is performed on a padded floor mat instead of a table. You will remain fully clothed and no oils or lotions need to be applied. The therapist will use various parts of his or her body to open energy channels and break up toxins that are stored within your body. Passive stretching and gentle pressure along these energy channels releases the skeletal structure, increases your flexibility, and softens your muscle tissue.


Meet our Thai Yoga Bodywork Therapists

Thai Yoga Bodywork Rates & Packages

Lakeville and Mendota Heights - Rates for sessions with Pablo Charis and Mariah Bowen below. Therapeutic massage packages apply. Tax not included.

60-minutes, $75
90-minutes, $105
Three 60-minute sessions, $195
Three 90-minute sessions, $270

Annandale - Rates for sessions with Robin Davidson below. Tax not included.

60-minutes, $70
75-minutes, $90
90-minutes, $100

Eden Prairie - Rates for sessions with Jamie Reinbold below. Tax not included.

60-minutes, $80
90-minutes, $110
120-minutes, $140
Three 60-minute sessions, $215
Three 90-minute sessions, $300
Three 120-minute sessions, $390