Deborah “Bee” Uytiepo

About Bee



Bee Uytiepo is a Certified Mercier Therapist. She was the first therapist from the West Coast trained in how to optimize women’s pelvic health directly from Dr. Jennifer Mercier.  She received the foundation of her bodywork training at Alive & Well: Institute of Conscious Bodywork in Marin County, CA. Bee trained in Conscious Bodywork® Levels I, II & III, Deep Tissue, Prenatal Massage, Myofascial Release, Unwinding, CranioSacral Therapy, Reflexology, Advanced Anatomy, Kinesiology and Neuromuscular Reprogramming NMR® Modules I, II & III. Bee is a practitioner of Visceral Manipulation of internal organs utilizing the profound techniques she studied with The Barral Institute. Bee received oncology massage training at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Integrative Medicine Program Oncology Training Workshop for Acupuncturists, Massage Therapists, and Yoga teachers. She is a professional member of Associated Bodyworkers and Massage Professionals and a Certified Massage Practitioner by CAMTC.

Bee has studied and practiced meditation since she was 13 years old. She has taught meditation as a volunteer throughout Southern and Northern California for well over 10 years. Bee most recently volunteered as a meditation teacher to women in recovery in Marin County, CA for over 8 years. She has also volunteered as a choir member of the Threshold Choir in Marin, singing for people in hospice.

Since Bee was a young teenager, she was fascinated by psycho-somatic healing, spending hours in the library studying various holistic, philosophical and metaphysical books. From high school and throughout college, Bee studied performing arts, interpersonal relations, voice, dance and movement which led her to the study of healing arts and meditation all over the world. 

She is an organizer for Marin Vegans, SF Bay Area Vegan Business Owners, California Vegans of the Global Majority, and founder of VIBE (vegan. inspired. business. empowerment) Resource Group. Bee lives in Marin County, CA with her dog and cat.

Bee is the owner of Beelight. She is the founder and principal facilitator of Healing is Giving. 

 Healing is Giving hosts community events and vegan retreats, hosted by vegans.

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