Our Care Team

Treating the whole person, body and mind.

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Our Team

Ha Cathey

Ha Cathey

CEO and Founder

Brandon Johnson

Brandon Johnson

Assisted Stretching

Chelsea Henry

Chelsea Henry

Care Coordinator

Cyndi Clark, MMQ

Cyndi Clark, MMQ

Medical Qigong

Deb Markland, CPC, CPRC

Deb Markland, CPC, CPRC

Life & Mindfulness Coach

Kim Gardner, LMT

Kim Gardner, LMT


Lisa Madden

Lisa Madden

Pilates & GYROTONIC®

Will Ravenel, LMT

Will Ravenel, LMT

Structural Integration

Liz Trinkler, RYT

Liz Trinkler, RYT

Mindful Movement & Camino Guide

Janice Cathey

CEO and Founder

As a visionary of integrated medicine, Janice is fascinated by the body’s ability to heal. She has devoted her professional life to finding pathways to elicit healthy responses in mind and body. 

In 2015, she opened Ha.Lé as a way to help bridge the gap between western medicine and integrative health care. Informed by her 15 years of LMT private practice, she understands that the body is biointelligent and has the ability to heal through therapeutic movement and somatics.  

As an entrepreneur, Janice regularly has experiences and engages with people who upgrade her current approach and perspective of life. Psychologists call this selective attention. What we’re focused on expands us. Her attention has been on engagement with healing processes, through integrative health care. 

Janice’s goal has been to create an environment for healing, growth, and transformation. Zen philosophy talks about the 5 aspects of life, which is the supreme meal: spirituality, study & learning, livelihood, social action & change, relationship & community. Ha.Lé exemplifies the supreme meal.

Dr. Brian Meyer, MD

Board Certified Physician and Acupuncturist

Dr. Meyer is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician.  He spent eleven years practicing as a general Internist – 7 years as a primary care provider (in both private practice and academic settings) and 4 years as a hospitalist.  In 2016, he decided to expand his scope of practice and study acupuncture. He completed Harvard’s 300-hour International Structural Acupuncture Course for Physicians in 2017.  He then took a position in the Wounded Warrior Clinic at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda — providing acupuncture to injured service members.  He has continued his acupuncture education by studying with Kiiko Matsumoto, Jeffrey Yuen and Lonny Jarrett. He has additional training in the Tan Balance Method, Battlefield acupuncture and the NADA protocol.   He enjoys practicing acupuncture because the longer appointments allow him to listen carefully to his patients and tailor the treatments to their needs. He is excited to be part of the Ha.Lé team.

Dr. Stephen Sharp

Board Certified Neurologist

Dr. Sharp is a board-certified neurologist with 30 years of experience treating patients with headaches and other neurological conditions, and 10 years experience dedicated to holistic approaches.

 He previously practiced Integrative Pain Medicine and Neurology at Walter-Reed National Military Medical Center, and developed clinical standards of care for Traumatic Brain Injuries for the DCoE and DoD.

Adriana Hermel

Mind Body Therapy

Adriana Hermel has been in the wellness field since 2006 when she received her Bachelor of Science in Physical Education from UNISINOS University in Brazil, with an emphasis on exercise for wellness, health promotion and education. Adriana is a certified Yoga Therapist and Cancer Exercise Trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Cancer Society. In addition, she also holds a Personal Trainer and Health and Wellness Coach certification.

Adriana has experience working with individuals that present a variety of health concerns, including those with cancer, pulmonary and cardiac disease, orthopedic/neuromuscular disorders, chronic pain and those with anxiety and insomnia.  With her approach, a variety of clients have successfully achieved their unique level of wellness.

She believes that every person in any phase of their lives is able to experience the benefits of improving health and wellbeing by consciously working on their body and breathing using a personalized approach.

Amy Ridings LPC-MHSP


Amy is a trauma-informed therapist that incorporates grounded spirituality as well as effective coping skills into her practice. She works with clients to recognize their adaptive responses & patterns and meets them with self-compassion, mindfulness, and gratitude.

She is trained in EMDR, breathwork, Motivational Interviewing, brainspotting, and integrates DBT skills, rituals, nature and creativity into her sessions. She enjoys weaving in aspects of the Enneagram, astrology and energy work when applicable.

She had a previous career working in Congress as a Legislative Assistant as well as working as the Legislative Director for the American Humane Association. Those career paths give her unique insight into working with activists as well as assisting clients that are transitioning into different careers. In her personal life, She is in nature as much as possible; hiking, backpacking, paddling, traveling, and camping.

Chelsea Henry

Patient Care Coordinator

Chelsea has been working with Janice Cathey since 2008, helping to develop and refine the Ha.Le’ model of care. She is passionate about helping others access integrative healthcare and resource their own dedicated self-care practice. 

She has a B.A. in philosophy from American University, two kids, and a love of ritual and intention. She believes the main thing that limits us as humans is a failure of imagination. If we can dream and envision something better, then we can find a path to move toward it.

Deb Markland, CPC

Life Coach

Deb Markland is a Certified Professional Life Coach (CPC) and Mindfulness Teacher.  She uses a holistic coaching approach, rooted in Positive Psychology. Through powerful questioning, deep listening, and compassionate reflections, she helps clients move from where they are to where they want to be. 

She’s a native Texan and career marketing professional who believes there’s nothing more meaningful than helping people align with their highest selves. Her experience as a breast cancer survivor led her to deepen her mindfulness practice. She completed the Professional Development Mindfulness Facilitation (PDMF) training at the Vanderbilt Osher Center for Integrative Medicine in 2018. Deb’s work in the recovery community inspired her to become a coach. She is currently completing additional certification as a Certified Professional Recovery Coach.   

Dawn Griffith, RYT

Ha.Lé Movement, Restorative Movement, & Private Somatics

Dawn did yoga off and on all through college but did not have a consistent practice until a few years later. She rediscovered the benefits of yoga, because it helped her with rock climbing. She noticed if she took a class before she climbed she would have a wider range of flexibility, strength and just all around more relaxed. Finally after consistently practicing for 2 years, she decided to take the plunge and get her RYT in the spring of 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina at Y2 Yoga. She uses styles from many different types of yoga. “I love teaching students how to appreciate every aspect of their practice, and it is so inspiring watching each student’s practice grow and transform.”

Dawn enjoys teaching a wide range of styles from Ashtanga inspired to more restorative to Moon salutation. Each practice has the opportunity to unlock different aspects of ourselves and to balance the mind, body, and emotional body with the breath.

Kim Greenberg, MA

Somatics & Feldenkrais

Kim moved to Nashville in 2013 from New York City, where she lived for more than twenty years studying, teaching and performing dance.

She is a Feldenkrais Practitioner, certified by the Feldenkrais Institute, NYC, in 2015. She’s been dancing as long as she can remember and received a B.A. in Dance Anthropology at UMASS Amherst. She studied dance in Cuba and in Senegal, West Africa. She has an M.A. in Dance Education from Teacher’s College, Columbia University and taught Dance in the NYC public schools for 12 years, working with children of all ages and abilities.

In addition to her work as a Feldenkrais Practioner, Kim is a graduate of Martha Eddy’s Dynamic Embodiment, Somatic Movement Therapy Training, a foot reflexologist and a Body-Mind ball work and yoga practitioner.

Liz Trinkler, RYT

Ha.Lé Movement & Private Somatics

Liz has been practicing yoga for over 30 years as part of a lifestyle that includes triathlons, trail running and golf. A Nashville native, Liz practiced a wide variety of yoga styles as the city’s yoga scene matured.

In 2008, she decided to deepen her personal practice by participating in teacher training at Sanctuary for Yoga. The training ultimately inspired her to share her love of yoga with others.

In 2014, she enhanced her training by completing Level I and Level II workshops in Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy. This therapeutic style of yoga focuses on the mind/body connection.

Liz has taught in corporate and private settings since 2009 and is inspired by her students and by the subtle strength and wisdom of the practice of yoga and therapeutic movement. She also facilitates the annual Ha.Lé Walk of Empowerment on the Camino de Santiago in Spain.

Will Ravenel, LMT

Structural Integration

Will has amassed over 1700 hours of instruction in a variety of bodywork fields. After graduating from The Lauterstein-Conway Massage School in Austin, TX, in 1990, he received almost 90 hours of instruction in Myofascial Release Therapy from Bob King of the Chicago School of Massage Therapy and 75 hours of instruction from Florida’s Upledger Institute in both Cranio-Sacral Therapy and Spinal Release Therapy.

In 1990 Will toured with A.C. Pinarello, a professional cycling team based in Ft. Collins, CO, as one of their two massage therapists; and was one of a handful of massage therapists who helped the Texas Department of Health develop testing criteria for massage therapist licensing.

In 2006 he graduated from the Guild for Structural Integration in Boulder, CO, and is certified by them to practice the Ida P. Rolf Method of Structural Integration in Tennessee, one of only a handful of therapists statewide.

Will was a resident of Austin, TX, from 1973-2014, until he left Texas to live and work in Nashville.

Yuliya Gulmi

Nutrition and Medical Qigong

Yuliya Gulmi is a Master of Medical Qigong (MMQ) and has multiple certifications in whole food, plant-based nutrition through eCornell, the Center for Nutrition Studies, Forks over Knives, and Rouxbe Online Culinary School. She has been training in Medical Qigong since 2011, completing Practitioner, Therapist and Master certification programs as well as advanced medical qigong seminars. She is also formally studying and being trained in Daoist practices. 

Born and raised in St. Petersburg, Russia, Yuliya Gulmi moved to California where she attended Santa Clara University receiving a B.S. degree in Economics, followed by an MBA degree at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She previously worked in the banking sector with positions in investment banking and equity research. She now lives in Nashville, Tennessee with her husband and children. 

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