Catherine Wortmann , Founder, Healer

Catherine Wortmann, Founder, Healer

Catherine Wortmann, founder of CW Healing, is a self-proclaimed “student of life”. Upon completing her business degree in finance, she delved into the depths of natural healing. Catherine is a certified instructor in both Yoga and Meditation, as well as a Reiki Master candidate in the tradition of  Usui Shiki Ryoho method of healing. Catherine is a unique blend of business and spirituality that helps people achieve their own freedom from suffering. She offers regular classes on Reiki, Yoga, Meditation, achieving financial freedom, and the benefits + uses of essential oils.


Currently teaching yoga and meditation for the City & County of San Francisco, private companies, schools and lodges. She created and teaches a program for the public schools in her area for children 3rd - 12th grade, and volunteers at the local high school. She organized a community of Yoga teachers in her town that offer “Free Community Yoga” during the summer months and Catherine also hosts three public classes held weekly, and offers private sessions.


Catherine has trained with some of the best in the world, studying meditation with davidji. davidji is an internationally recognized stress-management expert, corporate trainer, meditation teacher, and author of the Nautilus Gold Medal winning book Sacred Powers, the critically acclaimed and Amazon #1 Bestseller, destressifying: The Real-World Guide to Personal Empowerment, Lasting Fulfillment, and Peace of Mind; and Secrets of Meditation: A Practical Guide to Inner Peace & Personal Transformation, winner of the Nautilus Book Award.


Catherine’s Reiki Master is Maureen Pua’ena O’Shaughnessy. Maureen is a Reiki Master in the Usui Shiki Ryoho tradition, and is a member of The Reiki Alliance. She teaches Reiki full time, traveling between Hawaii, the mainland U.S. and Canada. She teaches classes regularly in Honolulu, has been a guest speaker for many organizations and has appeared on numerous Radio and TV shows.


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“For more than two years, I have benefited from almost weekly yoga and meditation sessions with Catherine. This experience has been transforming for me. In addition to a deep understanding of the fundamentals of yoga, meditation, Reiki, and other related therapies, Catherine brings a personal balance and invitation to wholeness to all she does. It is a privilege for me to know and work with Catherine. I highly recommend her services.”  

~ Claire, San Mateo CA


“Catherine is a very gifted teacher and healer who has the most warm, loving, positive and welcoming energy about her. Catherines' yoga classes are great for all levels of yogis. Meditations are magical, helps guide you to your own deep inner knowing of self. She does a beautiful job at holding healing space for you, her reiki touch is very warm, gentle and loving. I highly recommend Catherine to anyone looking for physical or emotional healing, if you just want to feel good in your body, need help quieting the mind, or if you want to take your spirituality a little deeper.”

~ Raven, Groveland CA