Board of Directors

Susan HamiltonPresident – Susan Hamilton
One of the founding members of the Therapeutic Touch Network of Quebec, Susan has spearheaded many initiatives in energy medicine.  Trained in Business (real estate), nursing and teaching, she uses these attributes to further The integration of mind/body healing with traditional medicine.
She has practised The Transcendental Meditation (TM) technique for over 40 years.  Her background of TT, TM, Tai Chi, Chi Gong, acupuncture, has confirmed for her of the vast universal intelligence.  Presently her joys are walking her energetic dog, Blue and playing with her 4 grandchildren.  shamilton@ttnq.ca or susan43@videotron.ca 

 
 
 
Secretary – Janice Barnes
Janice comes from a corporate background where she retired in as a Credit Manager for an international chemical firm.  She started her journey with Transcendental Meditation (TM), and attended workshops on various energy-healing modalities.  She has been a Therapeutic Touch practitioner since 2003.  Janice also practices: Healing Pathway, Tibetan Singing Bowls, Theta Healing, etc.  She has a private practice and volunteers treatments within her faith and social communities.  She also serves on several boards.  In her free time, besides enjoying her time with her husband, Larry, Janice likes to read and attend workshops to enhance her knowledge.  She enjoys watercolor/oil painting, cooking, sewing, etc.  melton.l@videotron.ca
 
 
 
Treasurer – Deborah Smith
Bio forthcoming.  debsmit@gmail.com
 
 
 
Teacher Liaison – Karen Mosuk
Karen is a Sacred Wellness Practitioner and is also a Recognized Teacher of Therapeutic Touch, Usui HolyFire Reiki, Integrated Energy Therapy and Lightarian Rays®.  Throughout the last 40+ years she has completed numerous courses, workshops and retreats in the “alternative” healing modalities and has received a diploma from the “The Institute of Energetic Healing” in Montreal, as well as other diplomas in ThetaHealing, Access Consciousness, Spiritual Pyscotherapy, Shamanic studies and more.  She also facilitates workshops on Connecting with your Angels, Vision Boards to manifest your goals, Chakra Workshops, Empower your Inner Goddess and others.  karenmosuk@hotmail.com
 
 
 
Dolores BioTTNC Bulletin Representative – Dolores Mackenzie
Dolores pursued Therapeutic Touch at John Abbott College and is a Recognized Practitioner. She has been active with the West Island practice group faithfully attending the monthly meetings, participates in the workshops, represents Quebec for the newly formed TTNC (Therapeutic Touch Network of Canada) newsletter and is now Director of Communications for TTNQ.
She offers Therapeutic Touch sessions weekly at the West Island Cancer Wellness Center in Beaconsfield and has a private practice where she offers sessions in Healing Pathway, Reiki, Ear Candling as well as Therapeutic Touch.  doloresmack@hotmail.com
 
 
TTNC Rep. for Quebec / Administration – Cecilia Csima
Quebec representative for TTNC (Therapeutic Touch Network of Canada).
Cecilia is an Interior decorator with a background in Fashion Design.  She was introduced to Therapeutic Touch in 2003 and finished all levels in 2004.  As a caregiver for years to her Mother who had dementia, Cecilia learned how to adapt TT to persons suffering from this devastating illness and became a Recognized practitioner of Therapeutic touch in 2012.  She currently volunteers in Hospitals, retirement homes and has a private clientele.  ccsi@videotron.ca 
 
 
Rene bioScientific Research – René Dosen
Mr René Dosen holds Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from Concordia University (Montreal).  He is also Consulting Hypnotist (National Guild of Hypnotists certified member since 2001) and Energy Healer specializing in not only Therapeutic Touch but various other modalities such as Bioenergy Healing, Pranic Healing, Reconnective Healing, Reiki (master of Usui and Karuna), as well as Inka Shamanism (trained by Dr Alberto Villoldo’s The Four Winds Society).  rene.dosen@gmail.com
 
 
 
Lina BioTranslation – Lina Desjardins
Lina was introduced to Therapeutic Touch in 2014 and finished all levels in 2016. She is an Executive assistant at Transport Canada and has been an employee of the federal government for over 25 years.
In 2014 she obtained a certificate in Phytotherapy with “Les Herbages Normex Limitée”. When working with clients, family or friends, both phytotherapy and therapeutic touch are modalities that complement each other in attaining better health and well-being.  A healthy lifestyle, camping and being connected to nature are some of the many pleasures that keep Lina energized and give her a positive outlook on life.  linadesjardins@gmail.com
 
 
 
Web Maintenance – Daniel Cacatian
Daniel is a student in Vanier college. He studies in graphic design, so he specializes in web and design in general. He is very creative and loves what he’s learning from his studies.  cacatiandaniel@hotmail.com