Priest, R.N., M.S.N., lecturer and educator, is the
owner of Sunlight Wellness. Since her early twenties, Carla has
been involved with nursing and the healing arts. An extensive academic
education earned her a Registered Nursing degree and a Masters of
Science, a Health Officer license and a Nursing Home Administrator's
License. She served as Director of Public Health in Bedford, Mass.
for twelve years, as Assistant Professor of Graduate Nursing at
Boston University for three years and has been head of the Gerontology
Department at Cape Cod Community College from 1991 to 1994. Her
interest in women's health care and aging has been ongoing throughout
she has studied the Usui System of Natural Healing and the Men Chhö
Rei Kei tradition and received her Reiki Mastership 2nd, 3rd and
4th Levels in Portland, Oregon in 1995-98. Currently she is continuing
her studies as a nurse-herbalist.
Carla is in
the finishing stages of her new book Rejoice Regardless: Healing
Ourselves in Troublesome Times and anticipates publication in
practice is fully holistic. She holds advanced certification in
Polarity Energy Balancing and, as a Reiki Master Teacher, has taught
for Dana Farber Institute and other Boston and Cape Cod Hospitals.
She has also offered programs at Interface, at LaSalete Retreat
Center and at retreats in Jamaica and other countries.
Student, practitioner and teacher of health for all ages, Carla
now uses these techniques as a health advocate to assist people
in reclaiming their power, accessing and evaluating medical information,
and ultimately, enabling true healing.
True healing requires the healing of the five "bodies:".
The spiritual body; the mental body; the emotional body; the etheric
body and the physical body. Carla uses a variety of techniques and
therapies to bring these parts of her clients into balance. In recognition
of this profound truth, we acknowledge the very essence of our birthright
--- to be full of vitality, peace, love and joy, in tune with ourselves
and in harmony with those around us and with our environment.