About Us

Nancy Lester BS, RN,HNC, LMT, HTCP/I


Nancy brings to her teaching over 25 years of nursing experience, including trauma and critical care, hospice, home health, rehabilitation and hospital administration.  Nancy has studied numerous therapies with varied energetic healers including Janet Mentgen, Rosalyn Bruyere, Christine Page, and others.  She has always been amazed by the anatomy and physiology of the human body and assisted teaching an EMT program that included human dissection. Nancy completed massage school, and through a life drawing and sculpture class gained additional understanding of the anatomical and energetic systems of the human body.  Nancy maintains a private practice since 1995 and is a Healing Touch Certified Instructor for HTP levels 1-5 and on the Healing Touch Program Curriculum Review Board.   She also teaches dream workshops and Healing Touch for Self-Care. 

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Anna Marie Newman BSN, RN, LMP, HTCP/I


 Anna Marie’s experience in multiple nursing roles, (especially the Operating Room), as a massage therapist and as an energy worker, brings new learning and connections not seen in other anatomy classes. She brings the aspects of energy and anatomy together in a way that is informative and entertaining. Making the learning of how the body is put together and how it works into a fun and interesting event.

Currently, she is a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner/Instructor with training in many other modalities. She teaches Levels 1, 2 & 3 Healing Touch and Level 1 of Anatomy for Healers®. Bringing together her experience and training provides an experiential hands on workshop that will enrich you and your healing practice in amazing ways.

For more information please contact Anna Marie at 509-899-0099, meadowrose9@gmail.com

About Us

Jeannette Nienaber BSc., DipEd., MEd., HTCP/I


Jeannette delivers a lively and inspiring classroom experience filled with wisdom and humor. Her eclectic training and experience provides a unique fusion of science and energy healing—topics about which she is equally passionate. Initially, her love for sciences sent her in pursuit of an undergraduate degree in Biology that included many courses in Anatomy, Physiology, and Biochemistry, She then taught secondary sciences for over 35 years. During this time, she raised three sons and completed her Masters .

Jeannette’s journey with energy healing began over 30 years ago and her curiosity led her to continuously explore and train in many modalities. Jeannette is a Healing Touch Program Certified Practitioner /Instructor and currently employed as their Instructor Manager a role which includes supporting over 200 HTP instructors worldwide.  Additionally, she has written and presented keynotes, workshops, and classes in energy medicine on a broad variety of topics . Her upcoming book "The Heart in You: A personal journey through your physical, emotional, mental and spiritual  heart"  reflects her enthusiasm for integrating science and energy medicine.  

Jeannette can be reached via email through emeraldchakra@gmail.com or phone 250 802 3509 

Walle Adams-Gerdt RN, BA, CHt, HTCP/I


Walle is a registered nurse who specialized in pediatric oncology and bone marrow while studying Healing Touch in early 2000. Her passion for energy therapy together with her understanding of the body’s physiological systems supported her goal to create a Healing Touch department in 2008 at Nemours/A I duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE as a certified Practitioner/Instructor.  Walle currently lives in Bridgton, ME with her best four-legged friend, Rufus, serving as a pediatric holistic nurse for Central Maine HealthCare. She also facilitates “Stress Less! Joy More!” workshops for high school teens in Maine. Walle instructs HT Class Levels 1-3 and is the Chairperson for the Healing Touch Certification Governing Committee. Thrilled to co-instruct with her Teacher/Mentor Nancy Lester, they are quite the dynamic duo! 

Walle can be contacted via email through walleht@gmail.com or call 302 388 8056