We are nurses who believe in the ability of the human body to heal when in balance and stress free. Further, we believe that each of us is responsible for our own health through life style choices and self-care. We acknowledge the superior advances in modern Western Medicine while embracing the wisdom of traditional practices. We are here for you to facilitate your ability to integrate all modalities for optimal healing of the mind, the body, and the spirit.
Judy is a nurse with over 34 years of experience. She has a Master’s Degree in Public Health Administration and Wellness Promotion, as well as, one in Leadership and Administration. She has worked in many hospital settings including critical/cardiac care, emergency, and labor and delivery. In addition to being both a manager and supervisor, she taught and mentored many healthcare providers and participated in community education programs.
Through Judy’s close connection and support of patients and families, she began her journey of encouraging wellness through education and self-care. As a nurse trained in Western medical beliefs, she has experienced the benefits of adding non-conventional therapies to patient care. She has a keen interest in energy medicine and is trained in Quantum Touch and Guided Imagery as forms of integrative healing.
As a co-founder of Nurse Navigators 4 Integrative Healing, Judy is a Life Coach promoting wellness and self-care. She currently practices energy therapy in the Greenwood, South Carolina area.
Barbara is a Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing. She left a twenty-year private psychotherapy practice in Atlanta before joining the nursing faculty at Clemson University in 2005. Barbara has designed and implemented healing and educational workshops that focus on self-care and empowerment. She has facilitated seminars in a variety of settings from mountain retreats to hospital conference rooms to corporate offices.
During her Atlanta career, Barbara functioned as a consultant, liaison, and administrator in a variety of public and private settings. Once at Clemson University, she developed and taught a course for student nurses in Integrative Healing that was both didactic and experiential. As a certified hypnotherapist with Reiki and Therapeutic Touch training, she has practiced and taught complementary therapies for over 25 years.
As a co-founder of Nurse Navigators 4 Integrative Healing, Barbara continues her lifetime passion for supporting wellness as a Psychotherapist and Life Coach in the Greenwood, South Carolina area where she also teaches Tai Chi for Arthritis.