Professional Services - Our Service Providers
Trish Hoehn - Masters in Occupational Therapy & BioEnergetic Specialist
Trish Hoehn is the founder and Executive Director of Lotus Be Well Association. Having earned a masters degree in Occupational Therapy from the College of St. Catherine, and a bachelors degree in Psychology from Marquette University, she is uniquely positioned to facilitate holistic care of the mind, body and spirit. Now certified in multiple alternative wellness therapies, including computerized bioenergetic testing, she has created an innovative and eﬀective blend of eastern philosophy and western health technology not found anywhere else. It was her own battle with cancer led her on a journey of exploration and discovery into the world of Holistic Health and Energy Medicine.
Trish utilizes advanced evaluation and treatment tools, that assist others to evolve to a higher level of health and wellness by correcting imbalances in the energy system. Her Lotus Protocols are designed to eliminate pathogens (parasites, bacteria, viruses) and toxins, and boost overall health and vitality.
In addition to her services, Trish has created her own unique line of Spirit's Rx products to "infuse vitality." Try the HM Detox Smoothie mix, teas, tinctures, imprintable frequency bracelets, topicals, energized essential oil blends and more!
Patty Salvack - Licensed Massage Therapist
Patty is a graduate of Blue Sky School of Professional Massage & Bodywork and has over 10 years of experience. She has a natural intuitive touch for finding those tough knots and working them out so you can feel better fast. Her areas of expertise are therapeutic massage, relaxation, prenatal, sciatica, stress reduction and pain management. Patty's work inspires and supports balance and wellbeing of the body, mind and soul. She thoroughly enjoys what she does and you will be impressed with her techniques and your results!
Julie Bernarde - Licensed Esthetician & Beauty Specialist
Julie Bernarde is an Esthetician whose background consists of over 20 years experience in skin care, makeup artistry, and modeling. Her goal is to practice and instruct on sound preventative and corrective skin care while helping her clients feel good about themselves. She enjoys working with each individual closely to enhance their natural beauty and accomplish the look that they desire.
Elizabeth Kubale Palmer - Educator, Nutrition Specialist & Lifestyle Program Director
Elizabeth Kubale Palmer was a Psychology Professor at Alverno College for 25 years, creating a "Psychology of Food" course sequence. She has been researching diets and nutrition for the past 10 years. Prior to becoming a full-time educator, Elizabeth had her own psychology practice.
As the Director of the Lifestyle Program, Elizabeth designs individual programs around a whole-food, plant-based weight loss. She prides herself on the "Palmer Diet" for its fast, eﬀective, healthy weight loss. Her clients are catapulted week-by-week from their enthusiastic response to her "QuickStart" program. She has also designed a Phase 2 to "Bridge" clients to Phase 3 for "Maintenance", allowing clients permanent weight loss, for a lifetime.
With her background in psychology, her group and individual sessions are education-based, providing situation-specific tools for clients to continue and maintain weight loss. She centers sessions around "Self-Acceptance Training" which builds upon, and reinforces, positive habits and self-esteem, eliminating challenges to weight loss, and creating cravings for healthy foods.
Elizabeth's hobbies include, cooking, reading, gardening, writing, and international travel. Her dream is to take Lifestyle graduates on a vegan/vegetarian travel adventure.
Tammy Nelson - Certified Acupuncturist & Zero Balancer
Tammy is a nationally- and state-certified acupuncturist, as well as Zero Balancer. She primarily practices 5 Element acupuncture, and is one of only a handful of practitioners in Wisconsin using this approach. Likewise, she is one of only a few of certified Zero Balancing practitioners in Southeast Wisconsin. Tammy combines the ancient wisdom of classical 5 Element acupuncture with the innovative bodywork of Zero Balancing to create unique treatments that address and help heal body, mind, and spirit. When appropriate, she also employs cupping, moxabustion (moxa), and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).
In addition, Tammy is a certified Qi Gong teacher.
Tracy Hennes - Blooming Lotus Shoppe Manager, Essential Oil & CBD Specialist, Educator
Certified Yoga Instructor
#1 best-selling author, Tracy Hennes, has eighteen years of experience in education, and Master's Degrees in communication disorders and educational leadership. In business, she combines her faith, values, and passion for wellness with her drive and desire to serve others. Tracy is a certified and registered yoga instructor who devotes time daily to reading and reflecting, drawing upon that in daily activities, and guiding others on their own journeys for health and wellness in heart, soul, mind, and strength. Tracy enjoys quality time with her three children, husband as well as hiking, cooking, and working out in fun t-shirts.
Chrissy Backler - Certified Yoga Instructor & Studio Manager
Chrissy has been practicing yoga for over 10 years and is a 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher. She specializes in teaching her own blend of Vinayasa/Power and enjoys developing a deep relationship with her students to explore yogic principles of living. She believes that yoga is much more than an exercise, but a way of life and opportunity to evolve in body, mind and spirit. Chrissy also provides yoga workshops and private yoga sessions.
Marjorie Olsen - Certified Yoga Instructor
Marjorie is a 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher, Certified Personal Trainer, and STOTT Pilates Instructor. She specializes in teaching core yoga and gentle yoga; both disciplines are designed to reduce upper and lower-back pain, develop and maintain proper posture, and increase students' sense of ease and well-being. Participants learn to honor their bodies' flexibility, balance, and strength. Marjorie believes yoga is a way for students to treat themselves to movement and strives to empower students to develop and maintain their own healing process.