John Hoime – Owner Operator
John Hoime has more than 10 years experience mentoring people through holistic wellness programs to help manage chronic pain, weight issues, over infestation of yeast, hormonal imbalance, and many other life altering symptoms. An accomplished wellness practitioner, his vision and expertise in the wellness industry have not only dramatically changed his life but many others around him.
Prior to entering the holistic health arena, John spent 20 years on active duty in the U.S. Air Force where her retired as a Master Sergeant in 1989. Upon retirement he owned and operated a successful business and it was then his health deteriorated. Once he realized that conventional medicine had no answers he then searched out a natural solution to his health issues. After successfully healing his body through the guidance of Dr. Linda T. Nelson of the M’lis Company, a holistic wellness company offering education, wellness products and programs to salons and spas all over the world, he along with his sister, Peggy, opened their first wellness center in Southwick, MA in August of 2000. In May of 2005, they opened another center in Northampton, MA. The company has since expanded to West Hartford, CT and Tucson, AZ.
John has been through extensive training from notable practitioners such as; Dr. Linda T. Nelson, ND, PHD; Dr. David Frahm, ND, CNC, CNHP, MH; and Gerry Larsen, B.S., M.S. on conditions such as Candida, Fibromyalgia, Weight Management, Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Crohn’s Disease, Diabetes, ADD, ADHD, Autism, Colitis, Cancer as well as many other symptoms and diseases. He educates his clients on the proper intake of food, detoxification, stress management, water intake and supporting a healthy lifestyle, in an effort to maintain optimal health.
Patty Midwood – Manager
Patty Midwood has over 5 years experience in holistic wellness. Starting out as a client of Alternative Health in May of 2004, Patty signed on to a 3 month weight loss program. Taking personal responsibility for her health she lost 30 pounds of body fat in those 3 months. Not quite at her goal, she did another 2 month program and lost another 20 pounds of body fat. One year later she was hired as a technician to deal with such things as client body wraps, ION detoxifications, facials and general client assistance and coaching people through their programs.
After only about six months on the job it was obvious that Patty had committed herself into the concept of getting people well. She passed her qualification exams and was immediately promoted to company manager. It was at that time that Alternative Health was in the process of expanding and opening additional offices. Patty has become the company’s general manager and is responsible for all activity in each of the company’s offices.
Patty is married with two teenage daughters. Her husband and daughters have completed different wellness programs to enhance their overall health.
Contact Alternative Health at 860-218-2838 or www.alternativehealthspas.info