Laurie has been an RN for more than 30 years. She is also an energy therapy practitioner, trainer, healthcare contractor, researcher and medical writer/editor. She is a certified practitioner/trainer in the Healing in America method of energy therapy. Her healing practice includes adults, children and communities. She loves to help people reach their full potential in life through her healing and wellness practice, lecturing, writing, teaching and tribal healthcare. She has served on several nonprofit boards, and as part of her clinical focus she has participated in cancer genetics and public health on a local, state and national level.
Barbara Meconis RN, BS, is a holistic nurse consultant and health coach with experience including IV infusion, case management, quality improvement, and strategic planning. She has completed extensive course work in Healing Touch, energy healing, health coaching, aromatherapy, medical intuitive certification, allergy elimination, and auricular acupuncture. Barbara has served as adjunct faculty at area colleges and universities and is the principle owner of Holistic Care Approach in Grand Rapids.
Molly brings over twenty years clinical experience in assessment, psychotherapy, and neurofeedback analysis and treatment. She was one of the first to open neurofeedback services for the West Michigan community, and partnered with St. Mary’s Mercy Health in 1999. As a physiological therapist she specializes in connections between brain difficulties & inflammation, gut, endocrine system, and sleep quality issues.
Linda’s curiosity about holistic medicine began while working in research laboratories as a medical technologist. She has been fascinated with the energy field of the body and the role it plays in health. Linda continues to investigate natural options to support the body’s ability to raise this energy field for healing.
Elizabeth (Betsy) Willey is a certified Healing Touch practitioner and a Reiki Master. Developed by the nursing profession, Healing Touch has many applications for health and healing. Betsy studied neurological energy work with Carol Desantos, psychotherapist and founder of NSEW. Betsy also received a certificate in Spiritual Direction from the Dominican Center in Grand Rapids and completed a two year program in Interfaith Spiritual Guidance. She is a retired high school teacher and author of Footprints of the Soul, A Creative Guide for Spiritual Journey Groups and Individuals.