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.
Kristin is a naturally gifted intuitive who has committed her life to being a healer of the heart, mind, body and soul. Her passion is to touch the heart of those she encounters and to teach them how to consciously create their life through the understanding that every thought, word or action shifts the energy in their field and creates their destiny.
Kristin’s field of study includes training and certification in various concentrations such as psychic development, Intuitive readings, psychometry, picture readings, past life readings, psychic investigation, house clearings and blessings, soul rescue work, chakra balancing, body scans, psi scans, color therapy, inner light therapy and spiritual counseling.
Additionally, in 2011 she became a Reiki Master trained in the Usui Shiki Ryoho line of Reiki. With this vast knowledge in all areas of metaphysics, Kristin is able to heal on all levels of the emotional, mental, physical and spiritual bodies.
Nicole is an intuitive artist who has the ability to see your soul’s energy and the spirit world around you. She creates Soul Portraits to help you to see and to remind you of who you really are. This Soul Portrait is a healing tool and much more than a drawing on paper. It helps you to see your light.
Nicole has created more than 1500 Soul Portraits and Intuitive Readings over the past 19 years. She uses a mixture of clairvoyant visions and intuitive knowing along with communicating with angels, guides and loved ones. The readings can assist you in receiving guidance about your spiritual path, life changes, life purpose, relationships, career, angels and guides. The focus of her work is for your highest good and support.
Misty Oaks Paxton is a counsels clients on universal, spiritual and metaphysical laws. She is a certified Meditation & Mindfulness Coach, a Spiritual Life Coach, a speaker, writer, and an Energy Healer who practices EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique or Tapping) to remove subconscious blockages and guide clients towards success. She is also a gifted intuitive reader who uses Tarot, Birth, Love & Destiny Cards to give clients guidance and confirmation. She is an all-around Light Worker who uses her gifts to heal, empower, inspire and raise the vibration of the world around us.
Christian Nicole is a tarot card reader and life coach. She focuses on helping clients stay true to life purpose, maintain mindfulness, and find forgiveness. Her card reading is designed to help clients discover their purpose, provide insight for their love life, and promote their career goals. She also teaches her clients about intuitive development, self-awareness, and how recognize subconscious mental blocks.
Christian Nicole is a teacher of esoteric studies and Universal Law. Her goal is to help provide people with practical ways to use the laws to their advantages so that everyone can create the life that they have always wanted.
Michael has been a sound therapy practitioner for over 10 years and is a member of ISTA (International Sound Therapy Association). He’s a published poet and has been creating poetry since childhood. Today, Michael performs his poetry pieces during live meditations and is currently the director of The Sound Ministry at Unity North Atlanta.
Crissy brings a broad background of experience in which creativity and personal development are recurring themes. A published author and artist, she creates by connecting with the energy of her work through meditation. Crissy is professionally trained in various meditation techniques including light body, creative visualization, mindfulness and future visioning.
She recently obtained her Law of Attraction life-coaching certification and has logged over 200 coaching hours. Practiced in hypnosis, Crissy is currently working towards certification in neuro-linguistic programming (NLP). She also brings over 10 years of experience from her roles in the corporate world including coaching and managing teams, as well as developing and facilitating training programs.
David A. Cronin is a meditation instructor, speaker, photographer, and writer. He has been teaching meditation since the ‘70’s. As an ordained, non-denominational minster, he brings his spiritual insights and understandings into all his classes. He has used meditative, mindfulness, and compassion practices to help him navigate through life and is able to teach from his own direct experiences.
Kristen has been a student of yoga since 2008, with a background in Hatha, Ashtanga, Vinyasa and Acro. Formalizing her education at Peachtree Yoga Center under the guidance of Graham Fowler, she has continued her studies at the Kripalu School of Integrated Yoga Therapy and is an Advanced Teacher of Therapeutic Yoga (RYT500). Kristen experiences yoga as the potential for divine expression, powerful connection, profound healing and a greate r sense of freedom. From Restorative to Power, she seeks to create a safe and empowering space for her students to uncover deeper insights, in body as well as mind. Kristen believes that yoga comes to each practitioner at precisely the right moment in his or her life and feels honored to support, share and witness this sweet gift with each and every student.
Joanna Israel comes to Open Mind Center with a 500 hour Yoga Teaching Certification as well as experience teaching several forms of adult and kids yoga.
Joanna initially started her yoga practice in order to recover from various running ailments. Eventually she realized that yoga can heal not only the body but also the mind. She wanted to share that realization with others and help them, which is what led her to teacher training.
Joanna’s goal as a teacher is to help her students find their own individual connection with yoga and mindfulness.