Cheryl Knowles is a Registered Nurse (RN) with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing degree (BSN), and is nationally certified in Holistic Nursing (HNC).
She is also a certified holistic aromatherapist, wellness consultant, Usui Reiki Practitioner. As owner/operator of a small business called Holistic Care, educational presentations are offered to small groups and individual consultations provide aromatherapy and other integrative modalities to address personal wellness & healthcare needs. These natural and non-invasive interventions can be used as tools to empower & engage you in your own self-care and healing. They can be customized for a variety of purposes, such as general wellness, relaxation, stress reduction, weight loss, easing grief, relieving pain, and improving sleep…just to name a few.
Cheryl’s thirty plus years of experience in the field of nursing
supports the foundation of her practice with a strong background in science
and with her expanded, creative art of compassionate caring. Her professional
practice is guided by her philosophy of life and nursing. She believes
that nurturing and renewing the mind-body-spirit connection helps to restore
the balance of your inherent wholeness; it provides you an inner strength
and positive feelings for comfort & support to accept life’s
daily challenges. Cheryl is a Professional/Business member of the National
Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (serving as a member of the NAHA
Ethics Committee and as Upstate NY NAHA Director in Ithaca/Corning area),
member of the American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA), member of the
Nurses Organization for Veterans Affairs (serving on NOVA’s national
Board of Directors). She invites you to discover your mind-body-spirit
connection…understand how it affects your well-being and enhances
your healing & quality of life!