CEO, Founder & Lead Instructor, RN BN MN BC-HN BC-HWNC RHC
Sherry is the founder, president and lead instructor of The Canadian Institute of Integrative Nursing Development & Education Ltd (TheCIINDE). Sherry earned her diploma in nursing from the Aberdeen School of Nursing in 1991.
Co-Founder & Lead Instructor, Senior Vice President of Integrative Education & Spiritual Development
Kimberly Derkach is a founding executive board member and faculty at The Canadian Institute of Integrative Nursing Development & Education Ltd. Kim earned her degree in Nursing from the University of Saskatchewan, where she is now a faculty member and instructor at the College of Nursing.
Co-Founder & Lead Instructor, Senior Vice President of Coaching & Creative Development
Janessa DeCoste is the Senior VP of Nurse Coaching and Independent Practice Development, Co-founder and Faculty at The Canadian Institute of Integrative Nursing Development & Education Ltd. She is a Registered Nurse and Board-Certified Nurse Coach. She is currently working towards her master’s in nursing exploring the self-care practices of pediatric oncology nurses.
Executive Business Administrator
As Business Administrator, Savannah uses her knowledge, experience and creative skills in planning, developing and implementing social media strategies to enhance and support TheCIINDE’s online presence.
Janet Riley has been a Registered Nurse since l984 and has been offering Bowen Therapy as a part of her nursing practice since 2001. Her experience prior to being a nurse in independent practice includes orthopaedic surgery, geriatric rehabilitation and outpost nursing in the high Arctic (Nunavut).
Board Certified Holistic Nutritionist, Vice-Chair for the Holistic Nutrition Credentialing Board (HNCB), Certified Reiki Level 2 Practitioner, Dean for the School of Holistic Nutrition at Pacific Rim College & Gutsy Goddess!
RN, PhD Research Coordinator
Linda, Registered Nurse and Transformational Coaching Practitioner, spent the majority of 40 + years caring for persons, and their families, with neurological disorders and injuries. Professional development includes academic and practice-oriented credentialing in nursing and coaching. Entering the coaching profession was a natural evolution for Linda to help individuals adapt to and cope with change.
RN, BSN, MA, TCC, MMT (candidate)
Formal training includes an MA in the field of Transpersonal Psychology (2009) and certification as a Transformational Coach (2010). Corollary transpersonal psychology understandings that inform Denise’s work include symbolism and her work with archetypes such as shadow, the divine masculine & feminine, and the wounded child (to name a few).
RN, CPMHN(C) ® , Certified Holistic Nurse Coach, YTT300
Jill earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing at the Université de Moncton in 2004. During her nursing career in public service, she worked in various fields, but her passion has always been Mental health and Psychiatry. She is certified as a Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse with the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) since 2017.
RNRN, CHPCN(C), CGSC, NC
Kerensa was among the first cohort to graduate from the CIINDE’s Comprehensive Holistic Nurse & Coaching Certificate Program: An Integrative Approach To Holistic Care Of Self & Others. She continues her love of learning and completed Certification in Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Level 1&2.
Qey (Hello), my name is Jasmine Murchison-Perley. I am a two-spirit, Wolastoqey woman from Neqotkuk at Tobique First Nation in Wapohnahki Territory. I am a first-generation academic, receiving my Bachelor of Nursing from the University of New Brunswick (UNB) in 2018.