Lori  Chinitz PT, CST-D

Lori Chinitz


Lori Chinitz is a Physical Therapist, Healing From the Core Certified Instructor, and Diplomate Certified Craniosacral Therapist with over 30 years of experience. Lori's strengths as an instructor and practitioner flow out of her capacity to witness and support each person's unique journey. Her gentle, down to earth style has often been a key to unlocking deeper doorways to healing.

One of Lori's gifts is to create a space of safety and connection that allows her clients to feel comfortable and witnessed. Lori combines her keen understanding of the body/mind connection to assist each person in their healing process.

Lori's practice combines the use of CranioSacral Therapy, Visceral Manipulation,Myofascial Release, Zero Balancing, TAMO Movement,and various other therapeutic modalities while integrating principles from Healing From The Core. Lori has worked with infants, children and adults in a variety of therapeutic settings which has enabled her to create a private practice integrating eastern and western perspectives. Her practice is family centered, listening to the needs of each individual.

When Lori is not teaching, she maintains a private practice in Syosset, New York and is the Director/Owner of A Step Ahead Therapy Services, a multidisciplinary Early Intervention Agency. Lori can be reached by phone or through email at lschinitz@gmail.com

Lori Chinitz, PT-CST

Contact Information

38 South Oyster Bay Road
Syosset, New York 11791

tel. 516 496-4800 (day)
fax. 631 424-0366


Driving directions

Call 516-496-4800 or email lschinitz@gmail.com for directions


Certified Instructor - Developing and Deepening Your CST Presence (DDCSP)

Healing from the Core - Full Body Presence - Grounding and Healthy Boundaries

Advanced Energy Dynamics 1 - (HFAE 1) Advanced Energy Dynamics 2 (HFAE 2)

Diplomate Certified Craniosacral Practitioner

Advanced Visceral Practitioner

Certified Neurodevelopmental Techniques - pediatrics

State University of New York at Buffalo - Physical Therapy

Professional Associations / Memberships

Member APTA
Medallion Member IAHP
Licensed in New York and California