Category Archives: Touch in the time of COVID

Next Step at Stillpoint

After this morning’s meditation, I knew I needed to contact the landlord about my “pre-pandemic” office today. That I should not wait until Monday. The following is our email exchange. And, some exciting news! Continue reading

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Sword fighting, Sticks, and a 9-year-old

This sounds like the opening line of a joke. But not in this story.  Back home after walking around our neighborhood with Aida and collecting donations for Girls on the Run Vermont, Aida turns to me and says in a … Continue reading

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Distance Healing – Part 2

Distance Healing sessions unpacked As was defined in last week’s blog post, distance healing is a therapeutic process in which the practitioner holds a safe and grounded presence for the client and facilitates healing while not having hands directly on … Continue reading

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My J&J COVID Vaccine

Today was a day to get dressed up for. It is not every day that I get to get a vaccine for COVID-19. Continue reading

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Thoughts about the COVID Vaccine

I have been thinking a lot about the COVID vaccine in this last week. Continue reading

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4 months later, where are we now?

This pandemic continues to throw huge curve balls for all of us. Whether it be, sitting in the “unknown” of what is next, or worrying about the “unknown” of work & income, or thinking you “know” what the plan is only to have the rug moved from under you again. The only real “knowns” of this time are that change is our constant companion and no one is immune to the waves (or tsunamis) change creates in our lives. Continue reading

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Massage and COVID

On Friday, Governor Phil Scott announced that “close-contact” businesses including tattoo parlors, massage therapy, fitness centers, and nail salons may start to slowly reopen as of June 1st. A “close-contact” business is one in which it is impossible to maintain the … Continue reading

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Touch without Touching

Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending a virtually run six-day intensive class on Distance Healing with 150 other touch therapists taught by Suzanne Scurlock and Lori Chinitz. Suzanne is the founder of the Healing from the Core … Continue reading

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