Meet our Staff
Christine Salas, LCSW, HTP
HTPA Community Director
Christine has been the HTPA Community Director since April 2021. Christine is passionate about nurturing others to bring their best and brightest self forward and aspires to amplify the healing in this world through facilitating connection and support for Healing Touch students, mentees, and professionals. Christine currently lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband, daughter and dog. She enjoys spending time in nature with her family including hiking, gardening, and camping.
Ann Darmstetter, Level 2 Student
Ann has been with Healing Touch Program since 2010 and has worked in many aspects of the company. In addition to her role as the website administrator for HTPA, she is also the administrator for Energy Medicine Professional Association (EMPA) - our insurance division and administrator for Healing Touch Certification (HTC). She is part of the Healing Touch Program leadership team as the Director of Services. Ann enjoys being active, spending time with family and friends and learning new things.
Megan Passmore, HTCP
HTPA Virtual Chapter Lead
Megan Passmore, HTCP, HTPA Virtual Chapter Lead Carbondale, Colorado. Megan leads the Virtual Chapter for HTPA which meets twice per month. Megan loves being able to share ideas and support the HTPA group in bringing more healing light and love into the world. Megan spends her free time trail running, gardening, camping and hiking in the summer months. You can find her skate skiing in the winter with her husband and son.
Emilia Younge, HTP-A
HTPA Book Club Lead
Emilia Wahili Onkhteo (Comes With War) is a long-time student of Healing Touch, who simply loves ‘doing the work’ in many different ways and settings. She is the lead volunteer for the HTPA Book Club and a chapter lead in Houston Texas. Emilia believes in the importance of community for the mental health of healers and is grateful for HTPA’s role in this.
Dianne L. Noel, RN, BSN, HTCP
HTPA Book Club
Dianne is an RN -Healing Touch Certified Practitioner who is passionate about supporting the best energetic health possible- by using approaches that allow the body's natural ability to recover, restore, renew and re-energize-- to HEAL! She is dedicated to life long learning and exploration and is a self proclaimed Foodie, empath and sensitive soul. She is committed to yoga, meditation, Nia dance and outdoor biking.
Content Creator, Social Media Marketing, Virtual Assistant
Anya works behind the scenes to create insightful and inspirational content for the HTP and HTPA teams to spread their message to the Healing Community and beyond. She is passionate about health, wellness and creativity, and aligns with the ethics of all that encompasses Healing Touch. Anya is a lover of reading, writing, photography, and traveling, and time spent in nature.