Teacher & Practitioner Bios

Teacher & Practitioner Bios


Having shown interest in the spiritual world as an adolescent, Charmaine’s intuition elevated. During her formative years she began to learn about different topics surrounding spirituality. It was during this time that she began to dream about opening a holistic center.

Before The Open Mind Center was born in 2008, Charmaine raised a family and worked in the corporate world for many years. She has continued to study over the years. She is a Usui & Karuna Ki Reiki Master, Pranic Healer, Soul & Business Coach, Certified Yoga Instructor and teacher. Charmaine also has a diploma in Metaphysical Theology and Ordination. It is Charmaine’s goal to continue to promote wellness, mindfulness and awakening through The Open Mind Center.


Crissy’s immense training in a wide range of healing modalities, along with her warm sense of humor, extensive life experience, and sincere passion to serve and empower others creates a truly one-of-a-kind healing experience.

As an ordained minister, Crissy has practiced for over a decade as a mindfulness meditation instructor, life coach, metaphysical teacher, and energy healer. Crissy is a Traditional Usui Reiki Master, with a variety of other certifications, including life coaching and sound healing.

A powerful intuitive, Crissy meditates regularly and is especially in-tune with energies. She is gifted in guiding clients to stay grounded and focused. She has a deep understanding when it comes to identifying and releasing energetic blockages in the body, chakras, and aura, allowing for balance and healing in all aspects of her clients’ life.

With years of practice in hypnosis, Crissy has also safely and gently guided many clients to gain deep insights through past life regression. She has been called a gift to empaths, assisting her clients to clear energy, cut cords, and set up protections to strengthen their auras. In sessions, she may call upon archangels and spirit guides to bring guidance and assistance. Crissy has also successfully guided many clients in forming a relationship with their own guides through the classes she offers at The Center.

Crissy has served as a practitioner at The Open Mind Center since 2015 and in the Atlanta area since 2012. She also brings over 10 years of prior experience from her roles in coaching, supervising teams, and developing training programs in the corporate world.

Available by appointment Thursdays 11:30-5:00, Fridays 11:30-3:30 & 2nd Saturdays 12:00-6:00pm

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Kathy is a student of the light, and her journey has allowed her to bring guidance to others so that they may have a more insightful and peaceful life. Kathy connects directly to her client’s energy and channels from Source to bring forward messages from her client’s loved ones, guides, angels, highest self, and more.

Kathy is well-versed in divination tools like Tarot, Oracle cards, pendulums, and dowsing rods. She practices chakra testing, chakra balancing, and cord cutting, which can rejuvenate and balance energy flow. She can also provide timeline options and remote viewing to give a better picture of a client’s soul’s purpose.

Kathy loves expanding her understanding and practice of other divination techniques. She is an ordained minister through the Universal Life Church and is a certified Spiritual Life Coach, Reiki Master, and Beyond Quantum Healing (BQH) practitioner.

Kathy has taught at retreats and led small groups. And, at The Center, she utilizes her skills to conduct events and classes like the Women’s Circle, Book Club, and Pride Circle. Happy to be a part of this growing community, she is fulfilled and grateful to assist so many people on their journeys.

Available by appointment Fridays 1:00-7:30pm, Saturdays 1:00-7:30pm, Sundays 12:30-6:00pm

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Tracy is a compassionate, intuitively guided, Energy Healer and Life Coach. She is experienced in Reiki, Breathwork, Emotional Freedom Technique, Thought Freedom Technique, and Advanced Integrative Therapy. Using her array of knowledge, she tailors her approach to helping customers based on their individual needs. She guides and empowers clients to release energetic and emotional blockages. Her work helps reveal anxieties, stress, traumas, and negative belief systems so that they can be replaced by positive attributes and a grounded sense of self. Her goal is to help every client lead the their best, most expansive life.

Available by appointment Tuesdays 1:00-7:00pm, Wednesdays 1:00-7:00pm, Every Other Saturday 12:00-6:00pm, Sundays 12:30-6:00pm

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Vanessa is a vibrant and joyous Spiritual Counselor and Practitioner who brings creativity, warmth, and humor to her sessions.  She empowers clients to stay grounded and focused during the adventure of their healings and spiritual awakenings. Her passion for life stems from the hope that everyone awakens to the harmony, wisdom, and love that is patiently awaiting them on the other side of self-reflective healing.  After the transformation clients experience new depths of joy, freedom, and enlightenment.  Vanessa has a vast spiritual team she channels spanning from Angels, Masters, Spiritual Doctors, and any high being of light that best serves the client.  She is committed to educating and inspiring spiritual growth in hopes that everyone she works with reaches the highest level of light available to them.

Vanessa comes from a long line of healers based out of Hawaii. She spent her childhood in sunny California seeing figures and hearing voices that others didn’t notice. When she was 14 her father began to share stories about his intuitive gifts, providing an explanation for the secret life she led, but could not explain. Over the next decade Vanessa was mentored by experienced healers and decided to attend Delphi University, where she continues to work towards her Doctorate in Rohun Therapy. Her mission is to educate, empower, and inspire spiritual growth.

Available by appointment Sundays 12:30-6:00pm, Tuesdays 1:00-5:00pm, Wednesdays 1:00-7:00pm, Saturdays 12:00-6:00pm

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Annette is a compassionate, nurturing, and perceptive Reiki practitioner. Her gentle and rejuvenating Reiki promotes stress reduction and assists with both emotional and mental healing. In each session, she incorporates a variety of crystals to enhance the service and restore the chakras. Her work leads to energetic balance in the body.

Annette has studied Metaphysics, Spirituality and Quantum Healing, Hypnosis Techniques and is a certified Holy Fire III Reiki Master Practitioner.

Having worked in the corporate world for decades while raising a family, she not only understands the challenges of work-life balance, but also how incorporating holistic tools can improve each day. Her work with Reiki can support you.

Available by appointment Mondays & Thursdays from 1:00-7:00pm

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