Lisa has been working in the helping profession for over 20 years. She has been in private practice for nine years. Lisa's personal growth in the spiritual and healing fields has grown leaps and bounds over the last four years. Her practice is overflowing with clients that rave about the life changes she has helped them through.
Torrii is a native of Salem, who has been dedicated to the community in offering new and unique ideas for holistic healing. She has over 23 years of experience in the area of sales, and loves this adventure called Journeys. Torrii is loving and caring, and always eager to embrace personal growth. We are so excited to stand with Torrii as she blends her spirituality with her true purpose in life.
Theresa Peters was born is Salem Oregon and has lived in the area her whole life. She is a mother of two children and a foster mom to several more. She has been with her partner for almost 20 years. After their first daughter was born, Theresa opened an adult foster care business, which allowed her to be a stay at home mom. She had a very successful business until she was diagnosed in 2008 with leukemia. After her diagnosis, she made the decision to close her business and follow her passion of working with people. Theresa enrolled in college and began the journey of becoming a social worker. Theresa graduated in 2012 with a Masters degree in Social Work and is now working at Journeys as a clinical therapist. Working on herself from a holistic perspective helped her to see what she needed to love and heal in herself, so she could love those thing in others. Theresa has a passion for life and believes that laughter and love are the greatest gifts we can give to one another.
Vanessa Underwood lives in Salem with her partner and two children. She has been in nursing for many years and recently finished school receiving her Masters Degree as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). She is currently working as a dialysis nurse at Salem Hospital and part-time at Journeys as a PMHNP. Vanessa is holistic in her beliefs. Therefore, she believe that by honoring our physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, we can heal on a much deeper level. She is excited to see where life is leading her next.
I worked 25 years in the cut throat world of banking as a commercial loan officer. I came to Journeys because I wanted an experience in an area I love and a whole new world has opened for me. I love the people at Journeys and the job that I do.
Alex has lived all over the US, but keeps coming back to Oregon as her adopted home base. After realizing that we create our own reality, she decided to follow her dreams to a more fulfilling life. She spends much of her time camping and seeking new adventures, and is happy to join the Journeys family in a fun, loving environment.
Erin graduated from Western Oregon University with a Bachelors Degree in Health Promotion. She is an advocate of holistic health, nutrition and the mind body spirit connection. From a young age Erin has been an artist, and now expresses her creativity as a professional photographer in her spare time. When she's not at Journeys, or photographing, Erin loves to further educate herself in Chinese medicine, nutritional and energy healing, and all things metaphysical. She is a lover of travel, nature and animals, with a special affinity for cats, and enjoys living an active lifestyle here in Salem.
Kayla was raised in Salem and has spent the past few years living in Portland working and starting a family. Kayla was a part of our family here at Journey's when we first opened back in 2008 in downtown and now that she is back home in Salem, she is thrilled to be back with us.