Actively engaging in the transforming the paradigm of the healthcare system through education,
curriculum development, consultation, program management and system implementation.
Faculty Member, Curriculum and Program Development: VHA Office of Patient Centered Care and
Cultural Transformation. Partnering to develop Whole Health clinical education curriculum for the VHA
as a consultant with Pacific Institute for Research & Evaluation. A core faculty member from 2013-2016,
teaching over 2000 VHA clinicians and leaders across the country at 40+ VHA clinics and hospitals for the
program Whole Health: Change the Conversation.
Holding a vision for working in partnership with clinics, community organizations and educational systems to offer
a paradigm shift towards health and wholeness for individuals and systems.
Clinician, Healing Practitioner and Instructor: Services offered through Healing & Balance LLC since 2000.
Creating a partnership which focuses on healing the whole person - body, mind, emotions and spirit.
The goal is to empower a person to heal and transform from within, while increasing daily coping
skills and confidence. Sessions include counseling, coaching and consultation, along with other
modalities to support personal goals, such as meditation, breath awareness, reiki and qigong.
Facilitator: Sustainable Well-Being retreats, WisconsinHeart Women's Support Group, Mindfulness for Girl Scouts, Sauk Prairie Hospital - A Walk to Remember,
WI Coalition Against Sexual Assault - Survivors and Allies.
Community Mentor: UW Integrative Medicine medical students, residents and fellows.
Guest Lecturer: Madison College, Marquette University, UW Medical School, UW Department of Family Medicine, UW Nursing School, and UW Senior Scholars Program.
Steering Committee / Advisory Board: CORE, MVP for Sharing Sustainable Food
Consulting services are available for individuals, groups, teams, and organizations. Please inquire for more information, whether you need a personalized approach for your own healing, education for your staff members, or support for systemwide program development and implementation. Listed below are some examples of professional work serving
the Whole Person, Whole Community and Whole Health.