• Heal Your Mind & Body at Dewa Spa

  • Study with World-Class Teachers

  • Practice in One of Our Unique Venues

  • Expand Your Awareness with Meditation

  • Go Hiking in the Catskill Mountains

  • Enjoy Delicious Nourishing Farm-to-Table Cuisine

  • Menla is a Project of Tibet House US,

    the Dalai Lama’s Cultural Center in NYC

Karisma Ajodah

Karisma Ajodah joined Medical Services in October 2019. Prior to joining Columbia Health, Karisma worked primarily in the hospital setting, including NYU-Langone Hospital and Mount Sinai-Beth Israel. Karisma is excited to return to her Columbia roots having graduated from the School of Social Work in 2002. She is certified as a field instructor for social work graduate interns since 2008 and has supervised many students over the years.

Karisma is also certified as a meditation teacher and is interested in integrating mindfulness and social work practice.

  • MS, Social Work, Columbia University
  • BA, Sociology, SUNY Stony Brook
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker, New York State


375 Pantherkill Road, P.O. Box 70 Phoenicia, NY 12464