Alyssa McDowell - LMT, CHTP, SCP

Greenville, SC


Alyssa has nearly 10 years experience as a Licensed Massage Therapist.  She specializes in helping clients who have acute and chronic pain by applying muscle release techniques and using hot stones to relax tight muscles.

Alyssa is also a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner and can often aid clients with stress reduction, recovery from accidents and surgery, and pain management.  She is also a Surgical Coaching Practitioner with The Beyond Surgery Program.

With her training from the Alliance of Divine Love ministerial classes, Alyssa serves as a Spiritual Director for her clients.

Stephanie Ray - RN, HTP-A, CLL, SCP

Richburg, SC


Stephanie is a Registered Nurse who has completed Level 4 in Healing Touch and is a Healing Touch Practitioner Apprentice and also a Certified Laughter Leader through World Laughter Tour.  Furthermore, she has also completed Healing Touch for Animals Level 1, and in 2014 she completed a 9 month herbalism program, through Sacred Plant Traditions.  Stephanie is a Surgical Coaching Practitioner with The Beyond Surgery Program.  Stephanie loves to help people improve their health, wellness and quality of life.

Lynne Hawkins - LMT, HTP/A, SCP

Easley, SC


Lynne graduated from the Whole You School of Massage in Rutherfordton, NC in 2007, and has worked in a large hospital system in Greenville, SC since 2008.  She specializes in oncology massage.  She is a Medical Massage Therapist and is a Level 4 Healing Touch Practitioner/Apprentice.  Lynne is  a Certified Prenatal Therapist and a Certified Baby's First Massage Instructor.  She is also a Surgical Coaching Practitioner with The Beyond Surgery Program.

Tammy M. Forbes - LMBT, SCP

Simpsonville, SC


After 27 years working in conventional medicine, Tammy made the decision to work in the area of alternative/preventative medicine.  She began this new venture with her training as a Reiki Master, which she completed in 2002.  Tammy then attended Southeastern School of Neuromuscular and Massage Therapy in Greenville, SC to pursue a career in massage therapy.  She graduated in August of 2007 and received her national certification through the NCBTMB in October, 2007.

Since graduation, Tammy has completed training in Aromatherapy, Healing Touch (Level II), Craniosacral Therapy (Level II) Myofascial Release, Oncology Massage, Raindrop Technique and has now added The Beyond Surgery Program by becoming a Surgical Coaching Practitioner.  Her practice focuses on people who are dealing with chronic illness, pain, stress and helping them to move past these things to more vibrant health and wellness.

Mary Applegate - Ph.D., Musicologist, SCP

Fort Mill, SC


With a Ph.D. in music education and integrating her Healing Touch, Beyond Surgery Program training, Energy Balancing, Music Therapy and Eden Energy Medicine, Mary Applegate assists clients in reducing stress and pain, releasing toxins and calming anxiety and depression to strengthen the immune system.  Through the use of energy balancing and understanding the use and healing power of music, Mary focuses on a sense of well-being and increased vitality to support the natural ability to heal.  Offering group classes, workshops and private sessions, she travels as a motivational speaker and teaching energy balancing workshops.

Lee Rumble - CHTP, SCP

Columbia, SC


Lee began her business career in banking and spent much time in the financial business world.  In 2008, Lee discovered Healing Touch and fell in love with the beauty and power of this energy modality.  Today, Lee is a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner, a Surgical Coaching Practitioner with The Beyond Surgery Program, a Reiki Master and also utilizes Tri Action Life Force Healing in her healing practice.

Lee has been an active member of Business & Professional Women since 1996.  She is a member of an advisory committee for the Girl Scouts of South Carolina Mountains to Midlands council.

She shares her life and home with her 6 fur-kids -- 2 boys (Springer Spaniel dogs) and 4 girls (kitties - who are definitely in charge of the house.)

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Karen G. Teal - RN, SCP

Columbia, SC