Laura Hardy has always had a love of alternative healing modalities. Growing up with parents who encouraged health and wellness at a young age, she went on to study Massage Therapy. She graduated from the Center for Massage and Natural Health in Asheville, NC in 2001. In 2008 Laura studied Alternative Medicine at Everglades University, where her love of Homeopathy began. She studied and trained with health educator, nutrition counselor and digestive wellness expert, Russell Mariani; homeopathic practitioner Joette Calabrese; and Robin Murphy at the Lotus Health Institute, where she is in the process of receiving her certification in Homeopathy.
Laura is co-author of the international bestselling book, Activate Your Life. This book is a collaboration of 50 transformation exercises from coaches all around the world, published in 2018. Laura currently is co-owner of the Serenity Center of Eastern North Carolina in Greenville. She specializes in a variety of styles of massage and bodywork, including Reiki, Craniosacral, Lymphatic, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Pregnancy and Infant massage. She believes that Massage and Bodywork helps keep our bodies flexible, energized and balanced so we can achieve the best state of Health and Wellness. In addition, she offers wellness education sessions for individuals seeking clarity in the face of too much confusing health and wellness information.
Laura owned and operated Stillwater Spa and Wellness on Ocracoke Island from 2001 – 2015, at which time her family moved to Vanceboro to practice a self-sustainable farming lifestyle. Laura encourages people to adopt a progressive approach to healthy living. She assists people in finding clarity and balance and is committed to personalized wellness education that promotes optimal health and well-being through healthier relationships with diet/food, exercise, massage and bodywork, Homeopathy, Digestive Wellness and habits.