Frequently Asked Questions
I warmly invite you to to schedule a free half hour consultation with me.
Can I use flex benefits to pay for sessions?
Yes, with a licensed healthcare provider’s prescription or letter of medical necessity, indicating the medical condition that is being helped with healing services. Healing Services is recognized by the federal government as a category of health care expense that may be reimbursed by a health savings or flex benefits plan.
What are sessions like?
Both healing and holistic mentoring sessions involve a time of discussion and intuitive dialogue in which we are both seated. The energy healing bodywork happens when you are on the table. Energy healing sessions are done fully clothed, except that shoes and glasses are removed.
Distance client sessions work similarly. Clients call via telephone or voice Skype at the appointed time. First there will be a time of discussion and Intuitive dialogue. Then for the energy healing portion, you can sit or lie down comfortably while I perform the distance energy healing. We will stay connected on the phone and I will turn my speaker off. Then when it is complete, I’ll let you know.
Energy healing helps to release energetic debris which stimulates the release of toxins from the body. This occurs in both types of sessions - healing and also holistic mentoring. Clients are advised, as in massage therapy, to drink additional water following sessions for 3 days. Please check with your healthcare provider about an appropriate amount of water suggested for you to flush out toxins.
How does intutive holistic mentoring help people?
The goal of Holistic Mentoring is to achieve energetic integrity which is associated with healthy boundaries and a grounded, centered, calm state. Holistic mentoring, which is based on my healing and education knowledge, helps people live holistically - with body, mind and spirit in alignment. Some of the areas that are helped with the combined holistic mentoring and energy healing services - goal development and achievement, opening creativity, education, life changes, manifesting, moving out of codependency, improving boundaries and relationships, addressing energetic aspects of addictions and compulsions, performance, prevention/wellness, relaxation, self-care, spirituality, transitions, visioning, among others.
What are the features and benefits received in a series of intuitive holistic mentoring sessions?
All of the features of holistic healing sessions
Identifying energy blocks, imbalances
Identifying and healing energetic roots of concerns
Learning energetic anatomy
Client intuitive development
Learning how to maintain energy integrity
Learning about energetic boundaries
Creating new energetic patterns
Creating and manifesting goals and visions
Topics of interest to client
What kinds of conditions are helped with holistic energy healing sessions?
Clients see their licensed healthcare provider for all medical decisions. Energy healing is a complementary service. Here is a brief list of conditions that can be addressed:
anxiety, arthritis, cancer care, chronic health conditions, depression, disabilities, fatigue, grief/loss, headaches, immune conditions, injuries, lymphatic issues, orthopedic problems, pain, surgical procedures, post trauma, to name a few.
What are the features and benefits received in a series of energy healing sessions?
Defining client session/series goals
Pre energy assessment of energy centers and energy fields
Intuitively guided energy healing bodywork
Post energy assessment
Client and practitioner feedback
Suggestions for self-healing
How does the Free Half Hour Consultation work?
It depends on whether you live locally or at a distance. I’ll meet you at my office at 2412 Towncrest Drive, Iowa City. Please check in with the receptionist and she’ll notify me that you are here. In the event the office staff is out, I will come and receive you. We’ll visit in my healing studio and discuss your concerns and how energy healing and holistic mentoring can address those concerns. Telephone or Voice Skype consultations work much the same. We’ll arrange the appointment time. I will be available and you can call me at the scheduled time.
What is involved in becoming a client?
It depends on whether you are an in-person or distance client. In-person clients complete paperwork by coming fifteen minutes before the scheduled time. Please check in with the receptionist and she’ll notify me by text you have arrived. In the event the office staff is out, I will come and receive you. After you fill out the paperwork, you’ll join me for your session and we’ll get started!
Distance clients will receive paperwork via email. Please read them carefully, sign them and return copies of the signed documents as email pdfs. Paperwork must be received at least 2 days prior to the first session. Calls are made via the telephone or voice Skype where the client calls at the appointment time.
How do I schedule sessions online?
Individual Sessions — Simply click on Schedule Appointment button and book through Acuity. First click on the correct time zone and a calendar will appear. Click Continue to complete the scheduling. Available dates are in bold type. Once scheduled, sign up with a site account to keep track of all your bookings.
Series Sessions — First click on the correct time zone and a calendar will appear. Click on the date you want and times will appear. Select the time you want. In order to schedule multiple dates you can either click on Add A Time or Recurring. Add A Time will allow you to add an additional time and date. Continue using Add A Time until you have all of your dates selected. Once all dates are selected, click on Continue to complete. Recurring appointments will work only if all the days of the week and appointment times are identical. Please note: 4-session series are scheduled Weekly. 6-session series are scheduled Every Other Week.
How are payments made when I schedule online?
NEW! Sessions can now be made online with a credit card. Distance clients who are scheduling single sessions pay when scheduling. If scheduling a distance series, you may go ahead and schedule your four or six dates. When those scheduled dates are received, you’ll be emailed to confirm your desired series and then invoiced for the total discounted amount. PAYMENTS FOR ALL DISTANCE SESSIONS ARE DUE AT LEAST 3 DAYS PRIOR TO AN INDIVIDUAL SESSION OR THREE DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SESSION OF A SERIES. In-person clients may pay online or at the time of service.
How are payments made when you schedule me?
When you receive your confirmation email, you go to the bottom where it says “Change/Cancel,” click that and you will be given the option to pay for the session. You can create an account to keep your credit card information on file for future payments.
How long do I have to use my series of sessions?
Clients have one year to complete the use of their pre-paid sessions, although most are used within several months for maximum benefit.
What is your office like? How about parking?
My healing studio is contained within the Acupuncture of Iowa building in Towncrest, in east Iowa City. When you arrive, please check in with the receptionist for Acupuncture of Iowa and she will text me that you have arrived and I will come out. The acupuncture clinic has two friendly and relaxed dogs, Suki and Clever, who primarily are behind a glass enclosed door on the other side of the clinic from the reception area. The clinic has a Scent-Safe atmosphere and clients are asked not to wear perfume or use high-fragrance toiletries to their sessions. The parking is free. Please let me know if you have any questions.