Cadria Hopson joined the Alchemy Wellness team in November 2020. She ensures the smooth running of our day-to-day functions in both clinical and administrative aspects. Her background as a Medical Assistant quickly transitioned from clinical to administrative as a referrals specialist, medical records coordinator, human resource coordinator, executive assistant, and office manager. She became a certified life coach and established a nonprofit, “A Queen’s Approach,” with her daughter to mentor young girls in the Richmond, Virginia area with an initiative to build confidence and self-esteem. Her time working at a recovery center and now at Alchemy has fueled her passion and commitment even more to mentor and connect with young girls to help them through tragedy, abuse, hardships, and give them reassurance that they matter, and that they are not alone.
Reid is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse Midwife, Certified Perinatal Mental Health specialist and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Her years of experience as a nurse practitioner provide a solid foundation in evaluation and management of patients while working in various acuity settings and practice models. Her graduate degrees in theology, midwifery, and psychiatry inform her practice style to include the power of compassionate presence as well as efficacious treatment with clinical skills. She possesses a great deal of complementary training as a massage therapist, Reiki Master, theologian, shamanic journeyer, channeling and working with psychedelic medicines. She is called to help individuals through major life transitions and healing from trauma. She is excited to utilize her diverse background to facilitate safe and compassionate care to individuals who are seeking healing and to create a life