My Story

My Training

My education has equipped me with extensive, cutting-edge knowledge in holistic nutrition, colon and breast health, health coaching, spiritual healing and prevention. I am an avid (and forever) student, who continues education for my existing and new services.  

I have my Bachelor's Degree in Professional Communications and Business & Management and am an Honor's Graduate of Alverno College, Milwaukee Wisconsin.  I am also an Honor's Graduate of Milwaukee Area Technical College with an Associates Degree in Legal Secretary.

 

I was honored to receive my Certification of Clinical Thermography Technician from Kane IR Services. Dr. Kane brings over 20 years of experience to the field.  He holds Diplomatic Certification with the American Board of Clinical Thermographers (ABCT) and the International Academy of Clinical Thermology (IACT.) He also holds Fellowship with the International Academy of Clinical Thermology and has furthered his knowledge of breast applications under the tutelage of Dr. William Hobbins, one of the world’s leading authorities (and from Wisconsin!).  

 

I am a proud graduate of the Wood Hygienic Institute as an Advanced Certified Colon Hydrotherapist.  Wood Hygienic Institute was established 1989. Helen Wood was licensed by the Board of Education 1989 as an educator and in 1991 as a practitioner. As an author,  she wrote curriculum,  is an item writer for the Florida State Exams, and is co-author for Colon Heath with Dr. Norman Walker.

I received my Reiki attunements (Reiki I, II and Master) and Master Teacher Training from Natalie Benoit, Wellness at Inspiration Wellness Group. I received my Crystal Reiki attunements (Crystal Reiki I, II and Master) and Holy Fire III Advanced Reiki ignition from Rhiana Tehan at Be Reiki. My energy healing teachers are Reiki masters and local, practicing Reiki practitioners.

I am also an Integrative Nutrition Coach and graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, where I learned innovative coaching methods, practical lifestyle management techniques, and over 100 dietary theories – Ayurveda, gluten-free, Paleo, raw, vegan, macrobiotics, and everything in between.

I studied with the world's top health and wellness experts including: 
 

  • Joshua Rosenthal, founder and director of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition

  • Deepak Chopra, MD, leader in the field of mind-body medicine

  • David Katz, MD, MPH, director of Yale University’s Prevention Research Center

  • Walter Willett, MD, DrPH, chair of nutrition at Harvard University

  • Andrew Weil, MD, director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine

  • Gabrielle Bernstein, bestselling author and life coach

  • Susan Blum, MD, MPH, assistant clinical professor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Mark Hyman, MD, founder of The UltraWellness Center

  • Geneen Roth, bestselling author and expert on emotional eating

  • David Wolfe, raw food leader and nutrition expert

  • Marion Nestle, PhD, MPH, professor at New York University’s Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health

  • Mark Bittman, food writer for The New York Times and bestselling author

  • Joel Fuhrman, MD, family physician and leading expert on nutritional healing

  • and more .... 

Drawing on my expertise, I work with my clients to help make lifestyle changes and choose health-promoting ways that produce real and lasting results. You will develop a deeper understanding of yourself, how your body works, food and lifestyle choices that work best for you and improve your energy, balance, health, and happiness.

Locally, I am on the Board of Directors for the South Suburban Chamber of Commerce.