We have ClassPass for workouts and Glamsquad for blowouts. So—with self-care being one of the year’s biggest buzzwords—it was only a matter of time before a digital booking membership service for the ever-expanding world of wellness popped up in our browser. SereneBook—the new subscription-based online directory of alternative healers and holistic practitioners—is now accepting applications, and will start scheduling appointments come January.

The brainchild of wellness gurus Tegan Bukowski, Jordan Daly, and Millana Snow—Bukowski and Daly teach yoga and meditation, while Snow is a reiki healer—the platform will roll out initially in Los Angeles and New York City with treatments ranging from reiki, meditation, and doula services to organic dentistry, astrology, and professional cuddling (yes, that’s a thing) by a curated group of more than 1500 holistic practitioners. San Francisco, Boston, Houston, and Sydney are next in line.

The trio already have a firm handle on the space thanks to their stylish wellness networking community Serene Social—with events like their summer rooftop yoga sessions at the James hotel, a favorite with industry insiders—and have big plans to make holistic health more accessible to everyone. “We have had the opportunity to work with so many amazing practitioners,” Daly says. “We wanted to bring that same curation to a wider audience in an affordable way.”

For a monthly fee of $150, members will be able to book three appointments with a host of established wellness gurus including sought-after yoga instructor Heather Lilleston, Brooklyn-based sound healer Sara Auster and acupuncturist Sandra Lanshin Chiu. Appointments can take place in a clinic, a practitioner’s home, your home, or even on Skype.

As a way of helping wellness newbies navigate the space and discover some of its more unusual offerings, members must choose from a menu of “intentions” at the outset of each month, prompting suggestions for a variety of practitioners and sessions. Those struggling with some of the more esoteric options for this, such as The Gut-Mind Connection or Vision Quest, can always look to the site’s “ambassadors” for ideas—like Mickey Sumner, whose Reflective Healing is based around her struggle with Lyme disease; Athena Calderone, whose Coming Home focuses on designing a residence as a place of grounding; or Chelsea Leyland, whose Finding Creativity & Balance is all about nurturing the internal artistic process.

“For many people, this world can be super-intimidating, so these intentions are a way to discover and approach it in a way that makes sense,” Bukowski explains. “Someone might not know if they need acupressure or craniosacral therapy or what they even are, but they can say ‘I’m dealing with trauma’ or ‘this month I really need to feel grounded, so what can I try that will help me?’ ”

“We want to push the conversation and open this industry to a larger group of people so that this becomes as normal as signing up for a health-insurance policy,” Snow adds. “Holism is such a necessary way to approach your health.”

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