Petra O'Neill

Petra O’Neill, Petra‘s Wellness Studio's sole practitioner, has provided integrated wellness in Vermont since 1996. Petra offers a private soothing environment in Rutland where guests are comforted through customized bodywork in-person and virtually with treatments and classes. 

What is your health intention? Petra enjoys inspiring self-care and through regular appointments achieving your wellness goals.

Petra is currently studying:

  • Functional Nutrition with Andrea Nakayama at Functional Nutrition Lab

  • Distance Healing with Suzanne Surlock and Lori Chinitz at Healing from the Core

  • Moonology and Astrology with Yasmin Boland

  • Yoga Business and Astrology with Alanna Kaivalya, Ph.D.

  • Yomassage Esthetician Training with Katherine Parker and Tiffany Ryan

  • A Course In Miracles with Marianne Williamson


Petra lives in Vermont with her husband. Has two adult children. She is active with the seasons: gardening, hiking, kayaking, and skiing. Growing up on Cape Cod, she loved horseback riding and the beach. Earned a BA in Communications from Emerson College, Boston. After graduating Petra worked ten years as an actress in Boston and NYC. Directed children’s theater when her children were young.

Contact information:

Flexible scheduling by appointment only 

OPEN most days around 9:00 AM or 10:00 AM, occasionally as early as 8:00 AM, but somedays as late as 1:00 PM or 2:00 PM.

CLOSE most days around 5:00 PM or 6:00 PM, occasionally as early as 3:00 PM or 4:00 PM, but somedays as late as 7:00 PM or 8:00 PM. 

Closed all holidays and the weekend they fall on or near.

Cell phone: (802)345-5244, (call or text, during business hours)

Email: PetrasWellnessStudio@gmail.com

Facebook page: Petra’s Wellness Studio

Mailing address:  1 Scale Avenue, P.O. Box 20, Rutland, VT 05701



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Please take a look at this interview: January 2020


Work experiences:

Over the years Petra's work environments and experiences included: resort spa, health club, yoga studio, salon, pain management, travel service and wellness clinic.

Equinox Spa, Hawk Inn and Mountain Resort Spa Manager, Healing Therapies of New England, Heart of the Village Yoga, Killington Grand Spa, Mountain Meadows Lodge, Occupational Disability Management Company, Peace of Mind, Studio Bliss, Vermont Sport and Fitness


Barnstable High School 1983, Emerson College 1987 BA in Communications, Kripalu Bodyworker 1996 and Kripalu Yoga Teacher 1996, Licensed Massage Therapist 1996, Reiki 1 & 2 1996, Certified LaStone Massage Therapist 2002, Vermont College of Cosmetology 2013, Licensed Vermont Esthetician 2014, Dermalogica Expert Skin Therapist 2014, Zero Balancing 1 2017, Reiki Master 2018, Zero Balancing 2 2019, Yomassage Therapist 2019, Reiki Master Teacher 2019, Long Distance Healing 2020, Decoding the Tarot 2020, Chakra Therapeutic Practitioner 2021