Our Healers

John Hoefer

John Hoefer is the founder and director of the Kansas City Healing Project. A graduate of, senior lead teacher and director of the 3-year Core Star Healer Training Program. He is also a Karuna Reiki Master and has studied with other nationally recognized healers. In addition to healing work, he has served as a chaplain and prayer circle leader at Unity Church of Overland Park.

Vivian Faulkner

Vivian Faulkner is a 2008 Core Star Healing Training Program graduate and has been an instructor at the Core Star School since 2009. As a participant in the Kansas City Healing Project for over 4 years, Vivian partners with cancer patients who are currently undergoing treatment to assist them with energy sessions through all aspects of their healing process. She also has a private healing practice offering her skills to assist in reconnecting to Self bringing joy to the experience of life. In 2004 and 2007, Vivian was ceritified as a money Coach by Deborah Price through her Money Magic training program and offers workshops and individual sessions for people who want to understand and heal old and non-productive beliefs around money. Vivian is an accomplished artist, in both paint and stained glass and has created all the stained glass windows for Sacred Heart Church in Gardner, Kansas.

Karen Marie

Karen Marie is a graduate of the Core Star Energy Healing School. She has conducted hundreds of energy healing sessions and has provided energy healings on the staff of Safehome since 2008. She is very intuitive and provides client’s with a reading of their energy following each healing session. Karen is also certified in Akashic Record Readings, Angel Readings and Quantum Healing Hypnosis Technique. Quantum Healing Hypnosis is a powerful method of hypnosis that expands a client’s awareness and consciousness. Please see her web site: www.co-createnow.com

Lance Rymer

Lance is an energy healer. He is a graduate of the 3-year Core Star Healing Training Program. Lance works in our Mission office and also in Olathe, KS.

Deborah Snider APRN

Deborah Snider is an energy healer, NICU nurse, meditation coach, and a holistic health coach. She is a graduate of the 3-year Core Star Healing Training Program. She has worked as a nurse in neonatal intensive intensive care since 1988., She is also certified as a meditation instructor through the Center for Meditation Science and certified as a holistic health coach through the Bark Coaching institute. She and her husband John Snider have an office in Liberty, Missouri. Her web site is: www.quietmindsheal.com

John Snider

John Snider is an energy healer and an Attorney. He is a graduate of the 3-year Core Star Healing Training Program. He has also trained in Reiki, breath work and meditation techniques. He shares an office in Liberty, MO with his wife Deborah Snider. His web site is www.quietmindsheal.com

Mary Oberg

Mary Oberg MN, RN, ARNP, BC, CHTP is the first nurse to graduate from the 3-year Core Star Healer Training Program and served as an assistant teacher at the Core Star school from 2000 to 2002. In 2000 she was also the first nurse in Kansas City to complete a Certification in Healing Touch, which is endorsed by the American Holistic Nursing Association. She blends her experiences of over 30 years as a nurse educator and clinical nurse specialist (including working 7 years as a palliative care nurse) with 11 years of providing energy work sessions in hospital and community settings. Mary has a private practice in energy healing for people and small animals.

Maril Crabtree

Maril Crabtree is an energy healer, spiritual coach, and writer. She is a graduate of the 3-year Core Star Healing Training Program and is an assistant teacher there. She has also studied with Barbara Brennan, Rev. Rosalyn Bruyere and other healers. She offers her skills, holistic understanding, and wisdom energy in loving partnership with you and the universe as you walk your healing path.