Educational Background:

Pain in the Neck - Robert King Seminar

Introduction to Acupressure Therapy - Mara Lindstram

Myofascial Release Techniques - Hot Springs School of Therapy Technology

Advanced Massage Training - Hot Springs School of Therapy Technology

Advanced Techniques-Fibromyalgia Massage - Jean’s School of Therapy Technology

Spa Services Training - Aveda Spa Services

Structural Kinesiology - Barbara Morris - Body Wellness

Compassionate Care - Kathy Findley - Body Wellness 

Body Mobilization and Stretching - Donna Burr -Body Wellness

Advanced Anatomy and Physiology - Donna Burr - Body Wellness

Reiki Level I - Andrea Mikana-Pinkham - Body Wellness

Sports Massage - Barbara Morris - Body Wellness

Integrated Therapy - Dana Lockwood - Body Wellness

Nutrition - Cherry Nichols - Body Wellness

Reiki I and Reiki II - Catherine Crews -Body Wellness

Advanced Reiki - Catherine Crews - Body Wellness

Reiki Master - Catherine Crews - Body Wellness

Reiki Master/Teacher - Catherine Crews - Body Wellness

Introduction to Five Element Theory- Catherine Crews - Body Wellness 

Integrated Energy Therapy – Basic Level – Ann Heath - Body Wellness

Integrated Energy Therapy – Intermediate Level – Ann Heath - Body Wellness

Integrated Energy Therapy – Advanced Level – Ann Heath - Body Wellness

Young Living Essential Oils - Hands on Training – Denver

Advanced Applications of Essential Oils - Judy DeRuvo

The Aromatic Mind– Turner Bourne - Body Wellness

Aromatherapy 101 - West Coast Institute of Aromatherapy, Inc.

Introduction to Cranial Sacral Therapy - Mya Breeman - Upledger Institute

Process Acupressure I: Essence – Catherine Crews - Process Acupressure Unlimited

Aromatic Archeology: Working with Ancient Oils – Turner Bourne - Integrated BodyMind 

BodyMind for the Massage Therapist – Turner Bourne - Integrated BodyMind Therapy

The LMT in a Clinical Setting– Dr. Beverly Foster, DC - American University 

Whiplash & Thoracic Outlet - Valley of Vapors School of Massage

Problems of the Upper Back - Valley of Vapors School of Massage

Soft Tissue Release for the client with Fibromyalgia - The Edge School of Massage

Defrost a Frozen Shoulder - American University of Healing Arts School of Massage Therapy

Mechanical Vibratory Massage - Lin Long, MTI - Body Wellness Massage Academy

Trigger Points Plus - The Edge School of Massage - Susie Byrd, MTI

Chair Massage 101 - The Edge School of Massage Therapy - Susie Byrd, MTI

Neck and Shoulders - The Edge School of Massage Therapy- Susie Byrd, MTI 

Electro Stimulation - The Edge School of Massage Therapy - Michael Clark 

SI Joint Dysfunction & Low Back Pain - Arkansas Medical Massage - Gary Jones

Soma (Body) Tuner Course - Soma Energetics - Dr. Karen Kelly 

The 42 pound Head and Cervical Neck Pain - Arkansas Medical Massage - Gary Jones

Conditions of the Lower Arm and Hand - Arkansas Medical Massage - Gary Jones

Shoulder Impingement - Arkansas Medical Massage - Gary Jones

Instructors on the Front Lines - ABMP

Ethics: Roles and Boundaries through the Chakras - Charlene Gaffney / NCTMB











Donna L. McGriff, MTI
Donna has devoted her life to assisting individuals in healing.  As a Massage Therapy Instructor she has studied many techniques and modalities from traditional massage to energy work.  Donna is a Licensed Massage Therapy Instructor, Reiki Master-Teacher, Advanced IET Practitioner, Essential Oils Practitioner, Vibrational Therapist and Gem & Crystal Therapist.  

Donna was appointed three times by the Arkansas Governor to serve as a member of the Arkansas State Board of Massage Therapy. She continues her devotion to holistic education for Massage Therapist and Healers.  Donna founded Body Wellness, Inc. in 1992 and The Center for Wholeness and Health in 2004.  Donna has been involved with assisting individuals in healing for 40 years and has been an Arkansas Licensed Massage Therapist since 1991. Donna currently maintains a private practice, teaches and facilitates educational seminars.