Healing & Balance LLC

Awareness for your Body, Mind, Heart & Spirit           

About Christine

 

Christine Milovani

  

   "You will come to understand

         that love heals everything, 

          and love is all there is.”

                - Gary Zukov

 


  Christine Krakora Milovani, MSW, LCSW 

      - Licensed Clinical Social Worker

      - Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist

      - Certified Reiki Practitioner & Teacher

      - Certified Integral Qigong & Tai Chi Instructor



Christine Milovani, LCSW, is passionate about healing through the integration of Eastern and Western modalities.  By utilizing her skills in social work, counseling, spirituality and the healing arts, she offers sessions that are unique for each person.  Sessions and classes with Christine offer a sense of peace and well-being that restore balance to the body, mind, emotions and spirit. Christine holds sacred space for healing with authenticity and an open heart. 


Christine offers Integrative Counseling for individual sessions, which include a combination of Counseling, Coaching, Meditation, Guided Imagery, Hypnotherapy, Reiki and Qigong. Her signature meditation, movement and qigong class is called "Inner Balance."

  


Education, Training and Experience:

Christine Milovani, MSW, LCSW, received her undergraduate degree in Social Work at Marquette University, and received her Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work at University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Christine is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist and Certified Reiki Master Teacher. Christine has worked as a Medical and Clinical Social Worker in Hospital and Clinic settings, Emergency Services, Behavioral Health and Wellness, Inpatient Psychiatry and Mental Health Services.  Christine excels at heart-centered patient care while improving the efficiency and effectiveness of health care systems.
Utilizing her skills in social work, counseling, spirituality and the healing arts, Christine created her business and private practice, Healing & Balance LLC.  She has been coordinating and facilitating groups, workshops, retreats and conferences for over 20 years in the areas of Personal Development, Health and Spirituality.  Christine is committed to supporting a collaborative relationship with medical professionals, and acts as a mentor for medical students, residents and fellows working within the UW-Madison Integrative Medicine Department. 
Christine Milovani, MSW, LCSW, received her undergraduate degree in Social Work at Marquette University, and received her Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work at University of Wisconsin-Madison.  She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist and Certified Reiki Practitioner & Teacher, and Certified Integral Qigong & Tai Chi Instructor.

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Christine has been coordinating and facilitating groups, workshops, retreats and conferences for 25+ years in the areas of Personal Development, Health and Spirituality. 

In 2000 she founded her private practice,  Healing & Balance LLC focusing on Complementary and Integrative Health services, while creating an arm of her business Synergy Whole Health for consulting and education services.  In addition to her private practice, she has also worked for 20+ years as social worker in various settings in Wisconsin serving communities, hospitals, clinics and Wellness Centers.


Christine excels at heart-centered patient care while improving the efficiency and effectiveness of health care systems. She worked in partnership with VHA Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation and other strategic partners for the Whole Health Clinical Education Program. As a core faculty member, author, and Program Manager for the clinical education course, she helped develop and facilitate the Whole Health curriculum nationally to over 2000 clinicians and leaders at more than 40 VHA facilities over the course of four years.

Christine is committed to supporting a collaborative relationship with health and education professionals offering mentoring for teachers, graduate students, nurses, social workers, medical students, residents and fellows who are interested in Complementary and Integrative Health. Christine holds a long-term vision for a paradigm shift toward health and wholeness for individuals and systems.

Just for Fun:

Christine enjoys living a healthy lifestyle in the country with her husband, David.  She is surrounded by wise friends, mentors and teachers who help her mind, heart and spirit grow equally.  She loves movement and dancing, and considers qigong a way to dance with energy.


Together they enjoy cooking together with locally grown food from their own garden. Recently they have been growing herbs for tea and medicinal tinctures. She eats gluten-free, dairy-free and soy-free for her continued health. Christine's favorite vacations have been in Hawaii, Japan, Costa Rica, Arizona, and Utah.  


One more meaningful opportunity for Christine, is the honor to officiate and plan heartfelt wedding ceremonies for her close friends, clients and other couples.  If you are interested, and in love, just ask! Anam Cara Weddings

 

Christine and David