Kate Shumate graduated from Piedmont Virginia Community College in 1986 as an RN and worked for 25 years at the University of Virginia hospital in Charlottesville, Virginia. In 1996, she began to take classes from the Upledger Institute in CranioSacral therapy, and over the next 7 years took CranioSacral I and 2, Somatic Emotional Release I and 2, and took Advanced CranioSacral in 2003. In 2004, she studied “Healing From the Core-Grounding and Healthy Boundaries” workshops from Suzanne Scurlock which included Advanced classes. She was certified as a presenter for “Grounding and Healthy Boundaries” in 2008.
She attended Massage school at the Virginia School of Massage in Charlottesville, Virginia from 2001 to 2002 and was certified by the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) in May of 2002.
In October of 2009, Kate studied Manual Lymph Drainage from the Upledger Institute and completed level 3 of MLD by February of 2010. In November of 2016, she became Certified in Complete Decongestive Therapy from the Academy of Lymphatic studies in Florida.
Kate has a successful practice in Charlottesville, VA.
- Registered Nurse
- Certified Massage Therapist
- Certified Lymphedema Therapist
- Craniosacral Therapy (Advanced Level at Upledger Institute)
- Certified Presenter for Healing From The Core — Grounding and Healthy Boundaries
Fields of Expertise
- Reiki or Healing Touch
- Sacred Geometry
- Craniosacral Therapy
- Remote Healing or Clearing
- Angelic Healing
- Lymphedema therapy
- Private sessions
- Remote sessions
Latest Series or Offerings
- We will be interviewing Kate soon about her practice and all of her unique offerings.