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We are so happy you’ve found us and would like to learn more about our Healing Touch Practitioners.

We Know Healing Touch 

  • Deepens the spiritual connection
  • Supports the healing process and well being
  • Restores balance and harmony for self-healing
  • Decreases anxiety, tension and stress
  • Reduces the effects of trauma and chronic pain
  • Students & Practitioners – get our upcoming class schedule
  • Healthcare Professionals – learn more about bringing Healing Touch to your space


Meet our dedicated group of Healing Touch Certified Practitioners based in Madison, WI

Karen AllaireKaren Allaire’s holistic nursing practice focuses on healing by bridging world wisdom traditions with nursing evidence based practice. The tools she employs reveal hidden potentials and promote harmony, alignment and balance. She sees clients from birth through adulthood. Karen is a lifelong student of holistic health and metaphysical philosophy. She holds national certifications as an Advanced Holistic Nurse, Healing Touch Certified Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, and Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner. She also has other areas of expertise in Reiki, Craniosacral Therapy, Neurovascular Integration, Flower Essences and Esoteric Healing.

Make an appointment

To make an appointment with Karen please call her at 608-235-3730 (leave her a voicemail) or e-mail her at For appointments at UW Health Research Park Clinic please call 608- 263-7936.


Lynne Doyle has been a registered nurse for over 35 years, working in a variety of different areas. Included in those areas are Mohs/Dermatology, Dialysis, ICU and Emergency Nursing. Lynne believes in holistic health, realizing all aspects of self include physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. All must be in harmony and balance for the complete well-being of a person. Lynne is a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner, and currently working towards certification in Acupressure.

Make an appointment

Call Lynne at 608-695-9009 (ok to leave a voicemail) or email her at



Beth Chier Bright is a registered nurse who has worked in the areas of hematology, bone marrow transplant and infusion nursing since 1990. Believing in the power of the mind/body connection, she earned certification as a Healing Touch Practitioner in 2011. Beth incorporates this holistic approach with each individual to support his or her healing process.

Make an appointment

Two options:

Please call her at 608-469-6871 (leave her a voicemail) or e-mail her at appointments atUW Health Carbone Cancer Center please call 608-265-1700, select option 1 from the automated menu.

Mary-Pat-HankMary Pat Hank is a registered nurse, a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner and a Healing Touch Certified Instructor. She has been working as a nurse since 1979 in a variety of positions and specialties, from neurology to parish nursing. She began using Healing Touch in 2009, to better embrace the benefits of a holistic practice and to help herself heal from fibromyalgia. She is passionate about teaching others how they can use Healing Touch to improve their lives and the lives of others. She is currently certified to teach Introduction to Healing Touch classes and Level 1 classes.Make an appointment

Two Options:

Please call her at 608-438-5422 (leave her a voicemail) or e-mail her at

For appointments at UW Health at The American Center Clinic please call 608- 263-7936, select option 3 from the automated menu.

Having an interest in the Mind, Body & Spirit connection, Mindy Kloppedal began her Healing Touch journey in 2011. She has been a RN in Women’s Health for over 30 years. As a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner she has a private practice in Fitchburg, WI. Areas of interest include: Wellness & Relaxation, Mom and baby, medical procedure and surgical support. Her passion is to guide you on your path to intentional wellbeing. She teaches Introduction to Healing Touch classes in the community.

phone: 608-332-8432
To schedule at UW Research Park call 263-9355





Jean Marie Harrington brings a deep, loving connection with the natural world to her healing space. She unites Healing Touch with the high vibrational healing wisdom of flower essences. This supports harmony and balance in the human energy field promoting health, wellness and self-healing. Jean is a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner, Reiki Master Practitioner, Advanced Practitioner of Australian Bush Flower Essences, and a graduate of the Christine Center’s Spiritual Deepening for Global Transformation program. She has been a wellness practitioner for 8 years.

Make an appointment

To make an appointment with Jean please call her at 608-516-7168 (leave her a voicemail) or e-mail her at

Marsha Cetanwin is a retired licensed clinical social worker and a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner. As a social worker, she has had experience with senior adults, differently abled adults, and abused and neglected children. She currently provides Healing Touch to seniors served by the Sugar River Senior Center in Belleville, WI. Her mission is to support the growth of Healing Touch.

Make an appointment

To make an appointment with Marsha please call the Sugar River Senior Center at 608-424-6007.



Anne Tigan received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1984, and a Master of Arts in Religious Studies from Edgewood College in 1999. Anne has enjoyed a 25-year career as a pediatric nurse at UW Hospital and Clinics. Certified as a Healing Touch Practitioner in 2016, she has a home-based practice. She develops retreats and is a labyrinth facilitator, receiving her training from Lauren Artress.

Make an appointment

To schedule a session with Anne, find the Calendar on her website, or leave a voice message at 608-244-2635.