Founder of Restore Balance and Creator of Kambal Yoga™

Stephanie O'Hanlon Kayalar RN, BSN

Kambal Yoga™, Registered Nurse, Aromatherapist, Certified Massage Therapist, RYT 200 Yoga teacher, Certified Restorative Yoga teacher

Stephanie's dream of creating an integrative stress reduction center has been long in the making. Her interest in the mind-body connection began with regular visits to Zen Mountain Monastery in the Catskills in 1992.  After living abroad in London she returned home for further training in Reiki in 1999 and graduated as a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist in 2000.

After spending multiple years in Europe Stephanie returned to the Lake George area.  In 2010 she became certified in Aromatherapy though the School of Aromatic Studies. In 2012 she graduated from nursing school and  began working in the Intensive Care Unit at Glens Falls Hospital as a Registered Nurse. She went on to finish her Bachelor of Nursing, working as a clinical nursing instructor for SUNY Adirondack Nursing School.

She completed Restorative Yoga Teacher Training with Dr. Ann B. Saffi Biasetti in 2016 and 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training with Yoga Kayla in 2017.

Stephanie created Kambal Yoga™a combination of meditation, yoga nidra, restorative yoga and reiki. Her focus is stress reduction and anxiety treatment through yoga, aromatherapy and meditation.

She is a wife and mother of four boys.


Kambal Yoga™ Instructor

Carly Samach

Kambal Yoga™, BS

Carly is the first Kambal Yoga™ student of Stephanie O'Hanlon Kayalar. She completed her Bachelors of Science in Counseling with a specialization in Art Therapy from Lesley University in 2014, worked in Boston and the greater Boston area as a clinical counselor with focus on trauma and crisis. She currently is working on her Masters of Science at University at Albany in Counseling with a continued focus on trauma and crisis and will graduate in December 2018 with plans to become licensed as a clinical therapist.

Acupuncture Nirvana

Katherine McKenzie, MS

Licensed Acupuncturist

Kat graduated in 2009 with a Master's degree in Acupuncture and has several years training in the application of herbal medicine.  She is the owner of Acupuncture Nirvana which was previously located in the Shirt Factory.  She is Licensed in New York State and accepts insurances.  Her practice focuses on muscular and skeletal pain and utilizes three different styles of acupuncture: japanese, traditional chinese and trigger point therapy. She incorporates therapeutically based restorative yoga poses with acupuncture sessions for stress reduction, mood regulation and emotional balance and anxiety therapy.

Massage Therapy

Naomi Witters

Licensed Massage Therapist

Naomi is a 2003 graduate of the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy. She holds a New York State License for Massage Therapy.

I love who I am. Mother of three incredible kiddos, wife to an honest man, therapist to my incredible clients,loving life in upstate NY and  practicing my trade with a like minded team.
I hope to combine these key elements to customize my part in your wellness plan.

Please contact Naomi via text or phone at: 518-222-3945

Massage Therapy

Heidi Homer, BS

Licensed Massage Therapist, Licensed Esthetician

Heidi has a Bachelors of Science in Health and Wellness, she combines her skills as a Licensed Massage Therapist,  Licenced Esthetician, Heath coach and Reiki Practitioner. She embraces the mind, body and spirit connection. She is the mom of four beautiful children. You can contact her directly for an appointment at 518-209-1150 or book online.


Michelle Roberts RN

Reiki Master

Michelle is a Registered Nurse with a Bachelors degree in Health Science/Wellness Promotion from SUNY Cortland in 2002. She is a wife and mother of two daughters that inspire her everyday. She is a Reiki Master of the Usui system. Her aim is to offer complimentary therapy through Reiki sessions and classes focusing in chronic illness, anxiety and depression. She also assists those undergoing cancer treatment.

Michelle will be offering Reiki 1, Reiki 2 and Master Level Reiki Teacher Trainings.  Check our Retreats/Workshops.

For appointments please contact Michelle via email at, by phone at 518-480-9602 or follow booking link below.



Joanne Malkani, PhD

New York State Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Malkani has been a full time faculty member at SUNY Adirondack and currently serves in the capacity as Professor of Psychology. She is also in private practice with a clinical focus in the mind-body connection utilizing cognitive behavioral approaches. She treats individuals, couples and families dealing with issues pertaining to life adjustments, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, stress disorders and developmental and behavioral issues.

At Restore Welless she will be offering retreats, workshops as well as private sessions.

Contact Dr. Malkani per email at