Get to Know Your Practice Committee
Betsy Murphy RN, BS, HN-BC, ERYT, has been in private practice for many years, is board certified Holistic Nurse, and a certified yoga therapist. Holistic nursing is woven into the mind body education, mindfulness wellness programs and yoga therapy she provides her clients.
Rebecca Cohen RN, HNB-BC, MS, EdD, MPA demonstrates that she "walks the talk" by making choices that enhance her personal wellness and striving for self improvement in her holistic nursing practice. In addition, she uses the power of hope and applied appreciation to help her clients believe in themselves, and succeed in achieving their greatest potential and health.
Bonnie Denholm RN, MSN, CNOR as a perioperative nursing specialist, advocates for holism and environmental responsibility while writing and editing documents, reviewing or presenting educational material, and facilitating member groups. For personal balance she advocates for healthy environments, conservation biology, and spiritual growth by volunteering as a docent at The Denver Zoo, providing photography and flowers at an annual spiritual Women’s Conference, and supporting an annual Native American Sundance. For rejuvenation, Bonnie enjoys time with her son, his wife and their dogs in the foothills of Colorado, and visiting her other son and her sister’s family in southern California.
James Welch RN, HNB-BC, uses his holistic practice in all that he does. As a Correctional Administrator and a Wiccan Priest he works to balance the needs of those he counsels. His goal is to show all that you are able to balance your needs with those of others as you share this wonderful earth with all the creatures of the planet. Balancing body, mind, and spirit.
Saloni Malhotra RN BSN HNB-BC CCAP, Director of "Choice Therapies" (A Holistic Complimentary Therapies Program) Board Certified in Holistic Nursing and Clinical Aromatherapy. A Graduate of U. Mass Dartmouth, Saloni has been a nurse for 21 years, a hospice nurse for 10 of those years and a staff educator for 10 years. She is a Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner and has completed a 2 year Holistic Nursing Program. Saloni is qualified in 26 modalities including Clinical Aromatherapy, Reiki (Karuna Master Teacher), Reflexology, Guided Imagery and Needleless Acupuncture. She is an Alzheimer's Association trained instructor and a Certified Holistic Stress Management Instructor.
Marci Resnicoff, RN, BSN, BA, HNB-BC, came to nursing in 2008 hoping to make great use of her Reiki Master and meditation skills. Prior to that, she multitasked careers as an actress, paralegal and staff member of not-for-profit organizations. Marci works at Lutheran Medical Center where she worked for several years on a Surgery-Trauma Med-Surg floor before becoming the night ANCC on the Rehabilitation Unit. She is the first Board Certified Holistic Nurse at her hospital and teaches self-care classes to the staff as part of Relationship Centered Care workshops there. Marci also leads weekly meditation classes at the hospital.
Suzanne Alton, RN, APHN-BC, FNP-BC, DNP is an Assistant Professor who teaches MSN students at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. She continues to practice as a holistic family nurse practitioner and brings a holistic focus on patient care to her teaching.
Susan Rose, MSN, RN is retired from a long career at the Veterans Administration Hospital, where she was a Primary Care Case Manager in a Medical Home environment. Since retirement, she has been an adjunct professor in a RN to BSN program, teaching Nursing Informatics and Transition to Professional Practice. Susan is the chapter leader for AHNA in the greater Pittsburgh area. She assists many non-profit holistic and spiritual groups through the use of social media and web publishing. As a member of the practice committee, Susan Rose advises and supports the organization as the chair of the Social Media Task Force. More information about her professional assistance can be found at http://www.streetsmartnurse.com.