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Our Founders


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Diane Zimberoff

Diane Zimberoff, LMFT, is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, specializing in trauma resolution and the use of altered states of consciousness for healing and spiritual growth. For over twenty five years she has trained mental health professionals in Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy, a highly effective and unique clinical model.
 
 
David Hartman

David Hartman, LCSW, is a Clinical Social Worker, specializing in trauma resolution and the use of altered states of consciousness for healing and spiritual growth. For twenty years he has trained mental health professionals in Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy, a highly effective and unique model, throughout the United States and in Kuwait, Taiwan, Mexico, South Africa and Denmark.
 

Wellness Instructors

Susan Estep, M.S., M.S.

Professional Counselor in private practice in Bend, OR for 25 years specializing in facilitating healing for trauma, PTSD, anxiety, grief and loss, women's issues; individuals, couples, groups.

Marjorie Frazier, LMHC

Licensed psychotherapist in private practice in upstate New York. She currently resides in Pennsburg PA. where she conducts various trainings, workshops and groups as well as private sessions in transpersonal coaching, spiritual mentoring, hypnotherapy and breatherapy.

Tom Gigliotti, MA, LISW-S

A holistic psychotherapist ands life coach with a research career in psychiatry at the Universities of Pittsburgh and Case Western Reserve.

Michael Malone, LPC

Psychotherapist with over 20 years’ experience as a Counselor and Family Therapist. practices Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy, Rohun Therapy, and Transpersonal Psychology in addition to many other treatment modalities.

Shahn McGuire, LMFT

Shahn has over 20 years experience as teacher and therapist. She is a mental health therapist in Friday Harbor Washington where she specializes in marriage and family therapy, including children.  Private Psychotherapy Practice, Friday Harbor, Washington

Laurie Rose, LCSW 

Transpersonal psychology, Rohun therapy, Breath therapy, Subtle Energy, Spiritual Psychology, both traditional and alternative healing.

Cara Stiles, LCSW

In private practice in Boulder, CO since 1995. At the heart of her work is the belief that every person is yearning for a deeper sense of purpose in their life and the opportunity to heal at a profound level.

The Wellness Team

 

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Desiree 
Role: Wellness Specialist

I have been with the Wellness Institute for over 15 years. I truly enjoy assisting our students and being part of their growth. In my spare time I enjoy supporting our Veterans, reading and spending time with family, friends and my dogs.

 

Chris

Chris Melcer
Role: Office Support

In an almost previous life, my attention was on software development, jogging, ballroom and Latin dancing. More recently, my focus was on my family. Most recently, since mid 2012, I have so enjoyed being a part of The Wellness Institute, which I find to be a truly amazing co.