WIHHA serves as an umbrella organization for a diverse group of wonderful healthcare providers and individuals who are interested in holistic health.

For Individuals –

  • Online directory of healing practitioners available on Whidbey Island
  • Online resource of health information
  • A calendar of events
  • An opportunity to get involved

For Professionals –

  • Social & networking opportunities
  • Share your expertise with the community through events, lectures and seminars
  • Promote your services through the on-line directory, advertising and events
  • Join WIHHA to meet like-minded people and make new friends

For Associate Members –

  • Online resource of health information
  • Support holistic health on Whidbey Island
  • Promote your services through on-line advertising
  • Get involved in the community

Board Members —

Our Board Members play an integral part in the creation of the Association and its ongoing commitment to spread the value and variety of holistic health throughout the Whidbey Island community.

Board Member Bios

Lynne Donnelly, CST, EFTCert-II, President — I’ve been working with energy for over 30 years, beginning with t’ai chi and qigong. I am certified by the Upledger Institute in CranioSacral Therapy and by Gary Craig in EFT. I also have extensive training and experience in acupressure, Zero Balancing and other types of gentle-touch therapies. www.lynne.org

Sue Averett, MA, MSW, Vice President — I am a Reiki Master/Teacher practicing Reiki for over 20 years. I am also an accomplished photographic artist and practice heart-centered photography, which I see as a form of healing and transformation. I operate from The Enchanted Studio in Freeland. With a professional background in education and social work, I have been the director of two non-profit agencies, as well as having served on several boards of directors.  www.The-Enchanted-Studio.com.

Karen Carbone, RN, Treasurer — I was an R.N. for 30 years and returned to school to earn my Doctor of Natural Health. I have a private integrative medical practice in Langley and also consult with Island Drug and LaConner Drug to provide customer consultations. www.whidbeywellness.net

Toni Marthaller, ARNP, FNP-C, Secretary — I am a family nurse practitioner in Greenbank at Women to Wellness, specializing in women’s health and lifestyle wellness. www.womentowellness.com

Elizabeth Saenz, Membership Director — I am an Ordained Minister, Reiki Master/Teacher, Theta Healing Practitioner, and life-long Intuitive. I am an author and Director of Faery World Magazine. www.theexpandedgateway.com

All photographs included on our website were taken by photographers who are residents of the island and who have the ability to capture the unique beauty of the island.