Debbie Waring has been a nurse over 30 years starting in Austin, Texas and moving to Salem, Oregon in 1998. Besides hospital and community health care nursing areas, Deb taught undergraduate nurses at U.T., Austin. As an educator, her role expanded to include program development and coordination of the National Family Caregiver Support Program for a five county area. She served as Education Director for a nonprofit organization. This agency served over 2,000 nurses, teaching the holistic nursing practice of faith community nursing, being a liaison to hospitals & community organizations, and facilitating grants to serve the network in seven states in the Northwest. Her call of service has led her to pursue a Th.D in Theology with a specialty track of Energetic Medicine and Counseling at HOLOS University.