(The listings within each category are in alphabetical order.)

Schools, Institutes, and Teachers:

Barbara Brennan School of Healing
Established in 1982 and currently located in Florida, BBSH offers a 4-year program in hands-on healing and personal transformation. The system addresses an individual's physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual health and wellbeing.

Sam McClellan, founder and principal teacher at the former New England Institute for Integrative Acupressure

The Upledger Institute
Founded by Dr. John Upledger, the Institute offers courses in CranioSacral Therapy and other healing modalities throughout the U.S.A. and internationally

Zero Balancing Health Association
Zero Balancing was developed by Dr. Fritz Smith, and classes are offered throughout the U.S.A.

Professional Organizations

Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals

International Association of Healthcare Practitioners

National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

Shelburne Falls Area Business Association

Complementary Care Collaborative

Complementary Care Collaborative

Debra Hoyle

Janet Masucci

Margaret Olin (You are, of course, already here at my site!)

Shirley Todd

Flower Essences

Bach Flower Remedies

Flower Essence Society

Green Hope Farm


Self-Help and Wellness Resources

Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)

The Focusing Institute (the work of Eugene Gendlin)

Michael Reed Gach's website for Acupressure Self-Help

Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster

Tapas Acupressure Technique (T.A.T.)


Information from an allopathic medical perspective:
(Both links are from the National Institute of Health.)
MedLine Plus


Information from a holistic perspective
Healthy.Net Although the site has a decidedly commercial appearance and there are numerous advertisements, there is a lot of information here from a variety of perspectives.

Holistic Online has a lot of information about alternative therapies themselves and how they can be used to address various conditions, as well as information about herbs & supplements and drug interactions.

Information about environmental allergens and coping with allergies & sensitivities and MCS
Allergy Buyer's Club sells a wide variety of products, and has a helpful archive of articles on allergy / sensitivity related topics.

Information about strokes and traumatic brain injury
My Stroke of Insight

Some Good Music for Healing

Music by Steven Halpern, "Music for Relaxation, Sound Healing and Inner Peace"