Paula S. Stone – Biography

Paula S. Stone, Executive Director

The Stone Institute DirectorPaula S. Stone, MA, BS, NCTMB, LMT, ARCB-CR, CA

Paula Stone founded The Stone Institute LLC and its programs to empower individuals to make the best choices for their health and well being.

“The healthy, healed individual is better equipped to fulfill his or her mission in life,” says Ms. Stone.

“Our wellness programs focus on how to reduce, relieve, and recover from acute stress, trauma, PTSD, and PTSS through natural therapies.”

Programs are available to individuals in every walk of life throughout the world.

“One of my firmest convictions is that quality, life-long wellness education – both the learning and the ability to apply what we learn – impacts every aspect of our Beingness.

The effect is a rise in consciousness that improves the lives of individuals, communities, and nations. Education is fundamental to our happiness and success in all areas of life – spirituality, health, prosperity, home, and family.”


Ms. Stone professes a life-long interest in natural healing and healthy lifestyle. Academically, she earned a Master of Arts degree and Bachelor of Science (both with highest honors) from Mississippi State University. Ms. Stone’s credentials illustrate a broad and lasting interest in the natural health sciences. Achievements include certifications in massage therapy (with state licensure), reflexology, and aromatherapy; Reiki Master; Master Gardener, Master Composter; plus advanced training in contemplation and meditation.

Her articles, columns, and reviews first  appeared in national and state publications in the 1980s. Author of Therapeutic Reflexology (published by Pearson Education) in 2010, Ms. Stone developed curriculum, foot and reflex charts, and courses used throughout the United States and the world.  This milestone work includes an extensive introduction to aromatherapy, and the uses and applications of essential oils.

Ms. Stone’s articles on massage, reflexology, and natural healing have appeared in national and international journals and magazines. Natural Ways to Heal Acute Stress, Trauma, and PTSD (available now at reveals Paula’s personal experiences with the power of natural healing.

Ms. Stone received numerous awards and honors in recognition of her contributions and achievements in leadership and education in the natural health sciences.

A CV is available to media and serious inquirers.