About Us

About Jennifer, our Director

Jennifer Berridge Yoga and MassageBorn in New Zealand, Jennifer Berridge has been working and studying in the Natural Health and Therapies field for more than 30 years.

After initially studying Naturopathy for 2 years, Jennifer now holds Diplomas in Swedish, Remedial, Polarity and Chinese Massage.

In addition, Jennifer possesses 18 years Experience in Yoga Therapy. This equips her to specialise in yoga programs at the Studio and at our regular sought-after Retreats.

Jennifer has also studied 6 years of Metaphysics & 5 years of Communications during her time as a practitioner. In the last 7 years, Japanese Needle Therapy has been a holistic addition to the services offered at The Karma Studio.

For the past 3 years, Jennifer has worked tirelessly as a Trainer in Massage Therapy at East West College of Natural Therapies in Caulfield. This has seen her contribute profoundly to the new generation of healers.

Jennifer’s work in these fields is a testament to her ongoing dedication to the health and wellbeing of not only individuals but the community at large.

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About Yolande, our Reflexology Practitioner

We would like to introduce Yolande Perreau, who will be practising Reflexology from the Karma Studio one Wednesday per month.Yo Picture 001 (200x180)

Yolande has been practising Reflexology for the last 14 years around Melbourne. Take an awesome journey with Yolande to work on the points of the feet to activate the healing of the mind, body, emotions and spirit. This involves gently massaging specific reflex points on the feet to relieve tension and treat illness.
Yolande is deeply committed to her own healing journey and brings her sensitivity and expertise to each individual treatment.


About Therese, our Pilates Teacher

Therese de Leeuw has been in the fitness industry for almost 30 years and teaching Pilates for 13 years with a wide range of experience.Therese

She has worked in various areas including rehab, gyms, aquarobics, personal training and community fitness.

She has been a lecturer and student assessor for the Australian Institute for Fitness.  Also a manager for the Hyatt gym in Adelaide.

Therese has a BA in Recreation Management, Cert 3 & 4 in Fitness and trained through the Pilates Institute of Australasia.





About Katie, our Yoga Instructor 

Katie’s yoga journey began as she was looking for stress-reduction from her hectic career – little did she know her love and passion for the many aspects of practice would blossom so much that she now teaches others! She’s trained in India and Nepal, taught in a retreat in Sri Lanka and likes to focus on breathwork, mindfulness, alignment, graceful flow and exploring the subtleties of the practice.



All profile photos by Adrienne Bizzarri Photography