Ariya was born with the ability to channel divine healing energy. She started working with holistic methods at the age of 12 when she revolutionized her family’s life style and diet to a healthy one. As she took her first class in Herbalism and started making her own tinctures and salves to treat occurring diseases naturally, her friends and family started coming to her for advice. She increased her knowledge about the physical body and the energy body ever since and has 7 diplomas in the field of holistic health and well being.
She has a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy and worked for many years in psychiatry as well as in private practices for children with learning or developmental retardation and ADD/ADDH. She holds diplomas in Anatomy, Psychology, Counseling, Sensory Integration Therapy for Children ( Jean Ayres), Pranic Healing ( Master Choa Kok Sui), Bach Remedies ( Dr. Bach) and Herbalism (Hildegard of Bingen).
Born in Germany, she resides on the Big Island of Hawaii with her partner and their 9 year old son.