Cindy (formerly Douphinette) Morrell, BSN, RN, HC, LMT, APP, VSCTP, and Reiki Teacher, graduated from UMass Lowell in 1980 with a bachelor of science in nursing degree. She was employed in the fields of psychiatric and school nursing before turning her focus to holistic nursing in her community.
She studied Shamballa Reiki at Heart's Singing Healing Center in 2004. In 2006, she received certification in massage therapy and polarity therapy from the Palmer Institute for Massage and Bodywork in Salem, Mass. She has taken several courses with Dr. Richard Mauer, Licensed ND. In 2012, Cindy attended the University of Southern Maine, Portland for certification in holistic nursing. In June 2017, She completed a course in Vibrational Sound Therapy. She keeps informed in current trends and research in complementary alternative medicine.
Cindy is also a certified animal massage therapist. She attended Equissage in Virginia, Wilson-Meagher Equine Sports Massage in Harvard, Mass., and Integrated Touch Therapy for Animals (canine) in Ohio. In addition to massage, she offers grief counseling for loss or impending loss of pets.
Cindy shares her home with her husband, Ralph, and their dog, 3 cats and 8 hens. They enjoy hiking, playing music and filling their log cabin home with love and laughter. Their grandchildren are shining lights in their life, and they visit with them often.
The name "Solfege" arose from Cindy’s love of music. She is an accomplished guitarist and singer/songwriter.