Our Healing Team
Greetings from Debra, Yvonne, Pat, Lilia and Dr. Gary Johnson!
Beyond The Brain Therapies offers a customized approach to maximizing your potential. We assist you in the process of understanding and integrating your body - soul - spirit into the fullness of life. We are part of a network of healing professionals who desire the highest quality of life for you and the world we live in. Come experience safety, support, knowledge, energy, balance and make your hopes a reality.
Debra Nelson, MA LMFT
Owner, Evaluator, Counselor and Biofeedback Specialist
Hello. I created Beyond the Brain - Therapies as an outreach to those who are interested in pursuing greater health and wellness through alternative and gentle means. We offer biofeedback, music therapy, art therapy, neurofeedback, traditional counseling, spiritual guidance, nutritional - educational referrals, grief / trauma healing, brainspotting, emotional support, pet therapy and mindfulness training.
I am passionate about offering a variety of options so that everyone can live a better life. Energy is a key to new possibilities and hope.
Patricia Johnson, MA LMFT OTR/L
Pat has 30 years experience as an Occupational Therapist and is also a Marriage and Family Therapist. She specializes in the treatment of trauma, depression, anxiety, abuse, spiritual concerns, chronic medical issues, relationships, prenatal experiences, presurgery preparation and other healing needs. Pat is very passionate about helping people heal from trauma through brainspotting . She is also experienced as an EMDR therapist. She is on the Brainspotting Board and is available for Professionals seeking Brainspotting Consulting.
Kimberly Knoll, MA LMFT
We welcome Kimberly's awesome posiitive and vibrant energy to our team of counseling practitioners.
She is passionate about helping people to reach their full potential in personal health, relationships and careers. Kimberly sees Individuals , age 15 years old and above, and works with Couples and Families. If you are struggling with mood issues, anxiety, depression or lacking energy, Kimberly is available to help. Specializing in CBT and EFT modalities.
Dr. Gary Johnson, DC
Dr. Johnson is a consulting Doctor of Nutritional and Chiropractic medicine. He is also a Biofeedback Specialist and Supervisor offering incredible knowledge and support. Dr. Johnson works with those who desire to maximize their health potential utilizing alternative means. He also serves those with medical conditions and mental health needs by incorporating lifestyle, supplementation, collaboration with health professionals and a synergistic approach.
We are happy to have Dr. Gary's expertise and happy disposition on our team of healers. Let us know if you would like a consultation with Dr. Gary Johnson by clicking on the "Contact" tab above.
Yvonne Kutzer, CBS & Life Consultant
Yvonne is a Certified Biofeedback Specialist – Certified as a Biofeedback Specialist by Board of Advanced Natural Health. Her background includes 44 years in the field of human services, working with special needs children as a foster parent and operating a corporate group home for adults with developmental disabilities. After discovering Biofeedback Therapy through the course of her own health journey, she has been inspired that it is imperative that the awareness of the benefits of Biofeedback be more widely recognized and promoted. "It is my goal in this practice to provide the opportunity for individuals to experience Biofeedback to enhance their ongoing efforts to achieve maximum self-wellness goals".