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Michael B. Beckwith is the founder of the Agape International Spiritual Center, a trans-denominational spiritual community with a congregation of over 9,000 members. He has appeared on Dr. Oz, The Oprah Show, Larry King Live, and in his own PBS Special, The Answer Is You, spreading his message to millions of people. He also participated alongside the Dalai Lama and other New Thought ministers in the Synthesis Dialogues.
Beckwith is the creator of the Life Visioning Process, which he teaches all over the globe through his seminars and books. At its core, the process is a way to fully embrace your connection to the Divine and let the universe serve the world through you.
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Gregg Braden is a five-time New York Times best-selling author, scientist, educator and pioneer in the emerging paradigm bridging science, social policy and human potential. From 1979 to 1991 Gregg worked as a problem solver during times of crisis for Fortune 500 companies. He continues problem-solving today as his work reveals deep insights into the new human story, and how the discoveries inform the policies of everyday life and the emerging world.
His research resulted in the 2003 discovery of intelligent information encoded into the human genome, and the 2010 application of fractal time to predict future occurrences of past events. Gregg's work has led to 15 film credits, 12 award-winning books now published in over 40 languages, and numerous awards including Walden Award for New Thought, the Illuminate Award for Conscious Visionaries, and Gregg is listed on the United Kingdom’s Watkins Journal among the top 100 of “the world’s most spiritually influential living people” for the 7th consecutive year. He was a 2020 nominee for the prestigious Templeton Award, established to honor “outstanding living individuals who have devoted their talents to expanding our vision of human purpose and ultimate reality.” He has presented his discoveries in over 34 countries on six continents, and has been invited to speak to The United Nations, Fortune 500 companies and the U.S. military.
Gregg is a member of scientific and visionary organizations including the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the Laszlo Institute of New Paradigm Research, the Institute of HeartMath’s Global Coherence Initiative, the Source of Synergy Evolutionary Leadership Circle and The Arlington Institute, as well as an original signatory of the 2017 Fuji Declaration, the international call to collectively catalyze a timely shift in the course of human history.
Sandra Ingerman, MA, is a world-renowned teacher of shamanism, recognized for bridging ancient cross-cultural healing methods with modern culture. She's been teaching for almost 40 years, and has taught workshops worldwide on shamanic journeying, healing, and reversing environmental pollution using spiritual methods.
Sandra's a licensed marriage and family therapist, professional mental health counselor, and a board-certified expert on traumatic stress. Watkins Body Mind Spirit magazine honored her by including her in their 100 Most Spiritually Influential People of 2020. She was also chosen as one of the Top 10 Spiritual Leaders of 2013 by Spirituality and Health magazine, and was awarded the 2007 Peace Award from the Global Foundation for Integrative Medicine.
She's an award-winning author of 12 books, including Soul Retrieval: Mending the Fragmented Self... Medicine for the Earth... Walking in Light... and The Book of Ceremony: Shamanic Wisdom for Invoking the Sacred in Everyday Life. She's also been a presenter for eight audio programs produced by Sounds True.
Since the 1980s, thousands of people have healed from past and present traumas through Soul Retrieval, the classic cross-cultural shamanic healing method Sandra teaches.
Sandra joined in partnership with Renee Baribeau to create a weekly 30-minute podcast called The Shamans Cave.
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Be Here Now, Ram Dass’ monumentally influential and seminal work, still stands as the highly readable centerpiece of Western articulation of Eastern philosophy. It explains how to live joyously 100 percent of the time in the present, whether your outer circumstances are luminous or mundane. He founded the Love Serve Remember Foundation, whose mission is to preserve and continue the teachings of Ram Dass' guru, Neem Karoli Baba.
On February 19, 1997, Ram Dass suffered a near-fatal stroke, which left him paralyzed on the right side of his body, with expressive aphasia limiting his ability to speak, along with other challenging ailments. Although the aftereffects of the stroke vastly altered his day-to-day life, he resumed teaching.
Before he passed away in December 2019, Ram Dass resided on Maui, where he shared satsang and, kirtan, and where he could amplify the healing process in the air and waters of Hawaii. His final projects included a documentary entitled Becoming Nobody and a musical collaboration with East Forest.
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Anita Moorjani, an international speaker and the author of the New York Times bestseller, Dying to Be Me, and her latest book, What If This Is Heaven?, has a remarkable story.
After a 4-year battle with cancer, Anita fell into a coma and was given days to live. As her doctors gathered, attempting to revive her, she journeyed into a near-death experience (NDE) in which she was surrounded by unconditional love and deep wisdom. In this place, she was given a powerful truth: heaven is not a destination, it is a state of consciousness.
During her NDE, Anita was given the choice to return to her physical form or to continue on into this expansive new realm. She chose to come back. When she regained consciousness, the cancer that had caused her organs to shut down began to heal. To the amazement of her doctors, she was free of countless tumors and cancer indicators within weeks.
Anita’s NDE has captured the hearts and attention of millions across the globe. She has been a featured guest on The Dr. Oz Show, Fox News, The Today Show, CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360, the National Geographic Channel, The Pearl Report in Hong Kong, Headstart with Karen Davila in the Philippines, and many others.
Today, Anita, who lives in the United States with her husband Danny, continues to share her incredible story and lessons internationally. Dying to Be Me has sold millions of copies worldwide, has been translated into 45 languages, and has been optioned by Hollywood producer Ridley Scott to be made into a full-length feature film.
Prior to her cancer diagnosis, Anita lived in Hong Kong and worked in the corporate world for several years. She was born in Singapore of Indian parents and grew up speaking English, Cantonese, and an Indian dialect simultaneously.
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David Crow, LAc, is a master herbalist, aromatherapist, and acupuncturist with more than 35 years of experience. An expert in Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine, he is one of the world’s foremost authorities and leading speakers in the field of botanical medicine and grassroots healthcare. David has presented his vision of grassroots healthcare, preservation of botanical medicines, and the use of plants for ecological restoration to hundreds of audiences, including an internationally broadcast discussion with the Dalai Lama.
David is a renowned author, a poet, and the founding director of Floracopeia Aromatic Treasures. Floracopeia was created as a way to preserve and promote the use of botanical medicines as solutions to numerous interrelated global problems, such as lack of healthcare, poverty, environmental destruction, and loss of ethnobotanical knowledge.
He has given numerous keynote speeches, taught at conferences and colleges of naturopathic, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Ayurvedic medicine, and has been interviewed on numerous radio programs. He has published in several magazines, and his book, In Search of the Medicine Buddha, has been translated into three foreign editions. David travels and teaches throughout the world. Through his visionary synthesis of medicine, ecology, and spirituality, he has helped transform the lives of thousands.
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Dr. Sue Morter, an international speaker, master of bioenergetic theory, and quantum field visionary, utilizes the embodiment of high-frequency energy patterns to activate full human potential. Through her seminars, retreats, and presentations, she illuminates the relationship of quantum science and energy medicine — elevating human consciousness into life mastery. Dr. Sue is a bestselling LA Times author of The Energy Codes: The 7-Step System to Awaken Your Spirit, Heal Your Body, and Live Your Best Life. Throughout The Energy Codes, Sue provides techniques to activate untapped energy and neurocircuitry in the body, empower hidden potential, and become one’s true, essential self.
She’s founder and creator of the globally taught coursework, The Energy Codes®, a multilevel body of work on personal and spiritual development. Sue also created the BodyAwake® RYT 200 Certified Yoga Program and is co-creator of the Bio-Energetic Synchronization Technique (B.E.S.T.). She has served on professional licensing boards, providing guidance to healthcare practitioners on integrative approaches to healthcare leadership.
Sue is also adjunct faculty at two medical schools at Michigan State University, host of Gaia TV’s Healing Matrix, and co-host of Your Year of Miracles lifestyle training. Sue is E-RYT 200 and E-RYT 500 certified in yoga instruction, and was recently recognized for her outstanding achievements as an honored member of the Transformational Leadership Council.
In addition to founding Morter HealthCenter in 1987, she is founder and visionary of the Morter Institute for Bio-Energetics, an organization committed to teaching individuals self-healing techniques with an inner wisdom-based approach to life, based on quantum science and higher consciousness. With three distinct schools representing the unification of mind, body, and spirit — the School of Energy Medicine, School of BodyAwake® Yoga, and School for Higher Consciousness and Personal Development — Sue provides tools and avenues to empower the global community to discover and embody a joyful, inspired life, lived from the true, soulful self.
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Andrew Harvey is an author, speaker, and founder/director of the Institute of Sacred Activism, an international organization focused on inviting concerned people to take up the challenge of our contemporary global crises. It encourages participants to become inspired, effective, and practical agents of institutional and systemic change, to create peace and sustainability.
Andrew has taught at Oxford University, Cornell University, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, the California Institute of Integral Studies, the University of Creation Spirituality, and at various spiritual centers throughout the U.S. He was the subject of the 1993 BBC documentary The Making of a Modern Mystic, and appears also in Rumi Turning Ecstatic, and The Consciousness of the Christ: Reclaiming Christ for a New Humanity.
He is co-author of the bestselling The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying, and has worked with the great Iranian Sufi dancer, Banafsheh Sayyad, in producing a film, In the Fire of Grace, which marries Sufi-inspired dances to the stages of Rumi’s understanding of the path of divine love. He has written and edited over 40 books and received many awards, including the Benjamin Franklin Award and the Mind Body Spirit Award.
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An author and energy medicine practitioner with over 40 years of experience, Mona Delfino discerned at an early age that her calling was helping people and animals heal at quantum speed. Well versed in spirituality and quantum healing, she teaches the art of alchemy (as within, so without). She has extensive experience reading her clients from afar, as well as seeing them in person, since energy has no bounds. Over the years, her effective and deliberate work has helped heal thousands.
Mona is able to ignite an understanding of the big picture by reading the energy of humanity through astrological patterns, as well as within each individual. She’s author of The Sacred Language of the Human Body, The Body Awakens, and the forthcoming Shamanizing Humanity.
Mona offers classes for independent study (including energy medicine courses), as well as podcasts, YouTube videos, and events. Current topics include The Spiritual Immune System... The Splendor of Surrender... The Medicine Within... From Perception to Liberation... and Conditional to Unconditional Living.
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Russ Hudson has established himself over the past three decades as one of the top teachers and developers of the Enneagram personality typology in the world today. Actively involved in the Enneagram community, Russ is co-founder and president emeritus of The Enneagram Institute, as well as a founding director and former vice president of the International Enneagram Association. He's been writing and teaching full time with The Enneagram Institute since 1991.
Russ has co-authored five bestselling books with Don Richard Riso, including The Wisdom of the Enneagram and Personality Types. These books are widely considered to be not only groundbreaking contributions in the field of Enneagram studies, but also important contributions to the literature of psychological types. The pair developed a scientifically validated test instrument, the Riso-Hudson Type Indicator (RHETI), now considered a standard test in the Enneagram field. The RHETI has been used by numerous Fortune 500 companies.
Russ has a solid background in science, as well as in studies of philosophy and religion. He approaches his work with the Enneagram holding both perspectives. He originally encountered the Enneagram through The Gurdjieff Work, and sees it as a map for personal development and awareness more, than as merely a system for categorizing people. He has emphasized the importance of cultivating presence and mindfulness as a foundation for authentic work with the Enneagram, and has worked diligently to align the study of the Enneagram to spiritual practice, bringing their combined benefit into greater public awareness.
Russ has appeared on Good Morning America and The CBS Morning Show, as well as on several dozen radio and television shows, interviewed as an expert on personality types. He has become a popular speaker at conferences and retreat centers around the world, including the Esalen Institute, the Wisdom 2.0 Conference, and the Science and Non-Duality Conference (SAND).
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Stanislav Grof, MD, is a clinical psychiatrist with over 50 years of experience in researching non-ordinary states of consciousness induced by psychedelic substances and by experiential psychotherapy. He’s one of the founders and chief theoreticians of transpersonal psychology, and the founding president of the International Transpersonal Association (ITA).
He was formerly Principal Investigator in a psychedelic research program at the Psychiatric Research Institute in Prague, Chief of Psychiatric Research at the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Scholar-In-Residence at the Esalen Institute.
Stan currently teaches at the Department of Philosophy, Cosmology and Consciousness at the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS), and through Grof Transpersonal Training (GTT). He writes and gives lectures, seminars and workshops worldwide.
He is the author of many books including The Way of the Psychonaut, Psychology of the Future, LSD Psychotherapy, Beyond the Brain, The Cosmic Game, When the Impossible Happens, and co-author with Christina Grof of Holotropic Breathwork, Stormy Search for the Self, Spiritual Emergency, Beyond Death and has written over 150 scholarly articles.
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Jean Shinoda Bolen, MD, is a psychiatrist, Jungian analyst, and internationally known author, speaker, and activist. She is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award 2020-21 from Marquis Who’s Who, a clinical professor of psychiatry (retired) at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center, and the past chairperson of the American Psychiatric Association Council of National Affairs.
She has authored 13 books, now available in over 100 foreign editions, including The Tao of Psychology... Goddesses in Everywoman... Goddesses in Older Women... Crones Don’t Whine... and Artemis: the Indomitable Spirit in Everywoman.
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Don Miguel Ruiz is a renowned spiritual teacher and internationally bestselling author. He has spent the past three decades guiding students to personal freedom through his profound insights regarding the nature of human reality. His forthcoming book, THE TOLTEC ART OF LIFE AND DEATH: A Story of Self Discovery (HarperElixir/HarperCollins) written with Barbara Emrys will be published October 27, 2015. The youngest of thirteen children, don Miguel Ruiz was born in rural Mexico to parents who were healers and practitioners of ancient Toltec traditions.
As a young adult, he graduated from medical school in Mexico City and practiced neurosurgery with his older brother in Tijuana. A near-fatal car crash forever changed the direction of his life, however, causing him to leave medicine and to examine the essential truth about life and humanity. With his mother’s help, and through her ancestral teachings, he discovered his own path to awareness, which evolved into a deep understanding of the physical universe and the virtual world of the mind. Combining Toltec mythology and scientific perspectives, don Miguel has been able to merge ancient wisdom with modern physics and practical common-sense, forging a new philosophy for seekers of truth and personal authenticity.
His landmark bestselling book, The Four Agreements, contains practical steps for long-term, personal transformation and has been read by millions around the world. First published in 1997, The Four Agreements has since sold over five million copies in the United States and seven million worldwide. It has been translated into 38 languages, appeared on the New York Times bestseller for over seven years, and was the 36th bestselling book of the decade. Don Miguel is also the author of The Mastery of Love, The Voice of Knowledge, Prayers, and the New York Times bestseller, The Fifth Agreement, a collaboration with his son, don José Ruiz. Each of his books are international bestsellers. The wisdom don Miguel has brought to the world has earned him respect around the globe. He has dedicated his life to sharing his message through practical concepts in order to promote transformation and ultimately change lives for the better. Don Miguel is the recipient of numerous recognitions, including a U.S. Air Force ‘challenge coin’ engraved with “The Four Agreements.” He is the recipient of an Honorary Degree in Cultural and Social Education from the American Cultural Institute of Mexico, and referenced as a “national treasure” in his native country.
Stephen Dinan is the CEO of The Shift Network and a member of the prestigious Evolutionary Leadership Council. As the former Director of Membership and Marketing at the Institute of Noetic Sciences, he was the driving force behind the Shift in Action program, which grew to 10,000 paying members, and the One Minute Shift video series, which was seen by more than one million.
He is also the author of Radical Spirit (New World Library), and a forthcoming book Sacred America. Stephen directed and helped to create the Esalen Institute's Center for Theory & Research, a think tank for leading scholars, researchers, and teachers to explore human potential frontiers.
Rev. Devaa Haley Mitchell works as a spiritual guide and leadership coach. She is the Chief Transformational Officer of The Shift Network and founder of the Inspiring Women Summit, the largest virtual gathering of women in history. She is also a very talented musical artist, who will be releasing her debut CD "Sacred Alchemy" in 2011. Pre-release clips can be heard at www.devaa.com.
Devaa served as the Director of Member Engagement at the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS), an organization bridging science and spirituality. Previously, she was the Founder and Executive Director of the Full Circle Fund, dedicated to building a new generation of civic leaders. Devaa also worked as an Associate Consultant at the Boston Consulting Group where she offered management advice to Fortune 500 Companies.
Devaa was ordained as an interfaith minister by the Chaplaincy Institute and also received a BA in Anthropology with Honors and an MA in International Development from Stanford University. She was awarded a fellowship from the Fulbright Foundation, which she used to conduct research in the Brazilian Amazon on sustainable economic development for local indigenous groups using culturally and ecologically appropriate strategies. Devaa was also one of 26 contributors to a book called Radical Spirit, which focuses on Gen-X spiritual perspectives.
don Oscar Miro-Quesada Solevo is a respected kamasqa curandero and altomisayoq adept from Peru, founder of The Heart of the Healer Shamanic Mystery School, and the originator of Pachakuti Mesa Tradition cross-cultural shamanism. An internationally acclaimed shamanic teacher and healer, earth-honoring ceremonialist, and author, don Oscar is an OAS Fellow in Ethnopsychology, and member of the Evolutionary Leaders Circle and Birth 2012 Welcoming Committee. He’s been guiding ethno-spiritual pilgrimages to sacred sites of the world since 1986, with special emphasis on Peru and Bolivia.
He’s a popular faculty member at The Shift Network and at educational centers throughout the U.S. and abroad, dedicating his life to the revitalization of aboriginal wisdom traditions as a means of restoring sacred trust between humankind and the natural world.
A seasoned navigator of non-ordinary states of consciousness, don Oscar is well prepared to help people from all walks of life access realms of being through which multidimensional powers and forces are available for healing self, others, and our planetary ecosystem as a whole. His ceremonial work and shamanic apprenticeship programs have been featured on Sounds True, CNN, Univision, A&E, Discovery Channel, and The History Channel’s Ancient Aliens.
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Sera Beak is a world traveled Harvard trained scholar of comparative world religion and author of "Red Hot and Holy: A Heretic's Love Story", "The Red Book: A Deliciously Unorthodox Approach to Igniting Your Divine Spark" and the forthcoming "Redvelations: A Soul's Journey to Becoming Human." She offers talks, retreats, and private sessions focused on our messy beautiful Love Affair with the Soul. Find out more at www.serabeak.com
Anodea Judith, PhD, is a worldwide spiritual teacher and the bestselling author of the seminal Wheels of Life: A User’s Guide to the Chakra System... Eastern Body, Western Mind: Psychology and the Chakra System as a Path to the Self... and seven other books translated into 28 languages. As a yoga specialist and somatic psychotherapist with trauma specialization, Anodea’s work is a unique combination of techniques useful to therapists, coaches, teachers, and those on their own healing journeys.
The founder and director of Sacred Centers, a teaching organization, her global teachings have reached 163 countries. She holds a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology and a doctorate in Mind-Body Health, with advanced yoga certifications.
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Robert Moss is the creator of Active Dreaming, an original synthesis of modern dreamwork and shamanism. Born in Australia, he survived three near-death experiences as a child, which provided him with early access to other realms. He leads popular seminars all over the world, including a 3-year training for teachers of Active Dreaming. A former lecturer in ancient history at the Australian National University, he’s a bestselling novelist, poet, journalist, and independent scholar.
His more than a dozen books on dreaming, shamanism, and imagination include Conscious Dreaming... The Dreamer’s Book of the Dead... Dreamgates: Exploring the Worlds of Soul, Imagination, and Life Beyond Death... Dreaming the Soul Back Home... Sidewalk Oracles: Playing With Signs, Symbols, and Synchronicity in Everyday Life... Mysterious Realities: A Dream Traveler’s Tales From the Imaginal Realm... and his spiritual memoir, The Boy Who Died and Came Back.
His latest book, Growing Big Dreams: Manifesting Your Heart’s Desires Through 12 Secrets of the Imagination, is a passionate and practical call to step through the gates of dreams and imagination to survive hard times, travel without leaving home, and grow the vision of a more abundant life so rich and strong that it yearns to take root in the world.
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Daisy Lee, a respected leader in the Qigong world has more than 25 years of teaching experience. In 2020 she was presented with the Qigong Master of the Year award by the World Qigong Congress in recognition of her impact on women's health and healing. A past board member of the International Qigong Science Association in Beijing, she specializes in women's health and her signature program, Radiant Lotus Women's Qigong, is taught worldwide. The accompanying DVD series, Beginner Qigong for Women 1 & 2, and Qigong for Women, are Amazon bestsellers.
Daisy also teaches co-ed programs, including instructor certifications in Radiant Lotus Zang Fu Gong, an organ energizing and balancing practice. She teaches ancient systems such as Wuji Hundun Qigong and Five Animal Qigong, and is the 59th generation lineage holder of Hua Tuo’s original Five Animal Frolics from Bo Zhou, China.
Daisy has been a special guest lecturer at numerous hospitals, including Johns Hopkins and Mount Sinai where she supported both patients and staff in their pursuit of more vibrant health. With her thoughtful, engaging approach to sharing this ancient art and science, she has modernized how people understand and experience Qigong. Her students come from a wide spectrum of the population, including business professionals, homemakers, students, Olympic athletes, medical staff, veterans, and all those seeking a more balanced apporach to life.
Daisy continues to teach worldwide and online for The Shift Network and other platforms, offering instructor certifications and workshops throughout North America, Europe, Australia, and Central America. Together with her partner, Mark Roule, she is in the midst of building the Radiant Lotus Retreat Center in Isabela, Puerto Rico.
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Raja Choudhury, a spiritual teacher, award-winning documentary filmmaker, and TED speaker, aims to disrupt human consciousness and awaken each of us to our true evolutionary potential using his deep knowledge of Kundalini Shakti, Tantra, and Indian Wisdom seen through the lens of neuroscience and modern psychology. In the past three years, he has emerged as one of The Shift Network’s most popular new teachers, initiating and guiding over 3,000 students into the mysteries of Kundalini Shakti, Shiva-Shakti Tantra, Karma, and the Third Eye. Raja’s own shift occurred in 2006 when, while a creative director in New York, he underwent a life-changing Kundalini awakening that rewired his system and opened up a new Universe for him.
Raja started his professional life as an architect after graduating from the acclaimed Architectural Association School in London, then went on to become a Webby-winning digital creative director in New York, where this awakening occurred. Since then, Raja has created numerous documentary films on wisdom and consciousness, including Spirituality in the Modern World with Ken Wilber and Traleg Rinpoche, Yoga: Harmony with Nature (the official international film for the first International Day of Yoga), The Quantum Indians (winner of the 2014 National Film Award of India), The Modern Mystic, and Guruji Amritananda. He’s currently making a film titled America’s First Guru for PBS on how Indian Wisdom first came to America.
Raja gave a TED talk in Bangalore on Indian Wisdom for Today’s World in 2012 and a TEDx talk in 2015 on yoga. His videos on Shakti, Mantras, Kundalini, Shiva, the Third Eye, and meditation are popular on YouTube. In his own spiritual quest, he was initiated first into Kriya Yoga in 1998, and went on to take deep initiations into Raja Yoga, advanced Kriya Yoga, and then finally, and most importantly, Sri Vidya and Maha Vidya Tantra. Raja is also a student of Trika, Qigong, sacred geometry, neuroscience, history, esoteric traditions, and the mind. His teachings are a syncretic blend of Eastern and Western philosophies and techniques.
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Eileen McKusick, MA, is a researcher, writer, inventor, practitioner, educator, and speaker on the effects of audible sound on the human body and biofield. With an MA in integrative education, she has been researching sound since 1996. She is the originator of biofield tuning, and the founder of Biofield Tuning Institute, which conducts grant-funded, peer-reviewed studies on the human biofield.
Eileen is author of the award-winning, bestselling book Tuning the Human Biofield: Healing With Vibrational Sound Therapy and the new book Electric Body, Electric Health. She’s also inventor of a revolutionary and much-loved tool, the Sonic Slider, and the CEO of BioSona, LLC, which provides sound therapy tools and training globally.
Eileen is a pioneer in the fields of therapeutic sound and electric health — her work leads people from a chemical/mechanical perspective of life, health, and the Universe to an electro-sonic one. This new perspective makes health and life easier, connects the dots for people, and ties together multiple concepts in an elegant, easy-to-grasp way. This creates an accessible bridge between what’s been considered pseudoscience and what’s been considered scientific, and leads people to a much greater sense of personal empowerment.
Deeply explore the healing powers of your voice — while receiving virtual tuning-fork treatments — and come to trust your voice as potent medicine for creating and maintaining a healthier, more authentic YOU.LEARN MORE
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Raised by her mother, who was a midwife, Grandmother Flordemayo grew up in the highlands of Central America in a family of Mayan healers. She travels the globe to share healing, and to foster a more spiritual understanding among humanity.
She founded The Path Inc., a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to the conservation and preservation of heirloom and heritage seeds. Grandmother Flordemayo is a founding member of the Church of the Spiritual Path, the Confederation of Indigenous Elders of America, the Institute of Natural and Traditional Knowledge, and the International Council of Thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers. She's a regular contributor of courses and talks for The Shift Network.
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Receive potent insights to guide your life — powered by prayer and blessings, and infused with grace — as you open yourself to the Mystery that leads to miracles.LEARN MORE
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Alison Armstrong is an author, educator, and the creator of the widely acclaimed Queen’s Code workshop series and book, which together ask the question: “What if no one is misbehaving — including you?” She explores the reasons behind the behavior of men and women, such as fundamental differences in the ways we think, act, and communicate — and offers simple, partnership-based solutions to improve our communication and intimacy by honoring ourselves and others. Alison is known for her insight, sense of humor, and ability to articulate the human experience and predicament of gender.
Dr. Roger Jahnke, OMD, is one of the most respected luminaries in the fields of mind-body practice, wellness, and integrative medicine. He's dedicated his professional life to sharing and teaching the holistic healing traditions of China. He has emerged as a key spokesperson for (and master teacher of) Tai Chi, Qigong, and mind-body practice, combining his 35 years of clinical practice as a physician of acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine, with knowledge gleaned from 10 research tours to China.
Roger is director and chief instructor at Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC) in Santa Barbara, California. His first book, The Healer Within: Using Traditional Chinese Techniques to Release Your Body’s Own Medicine, delivered a revolutionary guide to self-care with simple medical Qigong practices, adaptable for every lifestyle. His second groundbreaking book, The Healing Promise of Qi: Creating Extraordinary Wellness Through Qigong and Tai Chi, distills best practices (drawn from 25 traditional and modern forms of Tai Chi and Qigong), and offers guidelines to tailor a personal wellness and empowerment regimen to each individual's unique needs.
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Adriana Ayales is an author, educator, and rainforest herbalist from Costa Rica. She has extensively studied several healing traditions alongside master herbalists and Indigenous medicine peoples for more than a dozen years. From a young age, she was immersed in the fields of healing and herbalism, and devoted herself to learning from different ancient herbal traditions.
Adriana founded Anima Mundi, a successful apothecary and herbal medicine facility in Brooklyn, New York, that crafts medicines sourced from Indigenous peoples, wildcrafters, and honest farmers from around the world. Adriana, who has written two books, Healing Tonics and Adaptogens: Herbs for Longevity and Everyday Wellness, currently resides in Costa Rica, where she was born and raised.
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Born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama, Alexander John Shaia was part of a large extended family that had emigrated from Lebanon a generation previously. He grew up immersed in the ancient traditions of Middle Eastern Christianity (Maronite Catholicism) and was expected to become a priest, a family tradition since the year 1300. He was led otherwise.
Alexander John received a degree in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Notre Dame and was also privileged to learn from Joseph Campbell. Next came a brief time in seminary followed by a master’s in Counseling Education, a master’s in Religious Education, a graduate certificate in Pastoral Psychotherapy, and a PhD in Clinical Psychology.
His extensive psychological training across many modalities finally led him to Switzerland where he studied with Dora Maria Kalff, a Jungian analyst and founder of Sandplay Psychotherapy. Alexander John became the first U.S. man, and openly gay man, admitted to the International Society for Sandplay Therapy — and continues to serve as a senior Certified Teaching Member of the organization.
Returning to the United States, he undertook years of private practice, teaching and leading retreats across world spiritual traditions, and further study. Integrating his lifelong practice of prayer with many cross-disciplines — anthropology, psychology, spirituality, and ritual work — has shaped him into a unique thought leader, prolific author, and widely sought-after consultant, trainer, and inspiring speaker.
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Anthony Abbagnano is the founder of Alchemy of Breath, an international organization that offers transformational breathwork training program and promotes the union of Western medicine with all other modalities. He’s also the founder of Alchemy School of Healing Arts (ASHA), a retreat and community center located in Southern Tuscany.
Having been a conscious breather for decades, Anthony first incorporated breathwork into his other wellness practices in 2012. The nephew of Italy’s most renowned philosopher Nicola Abbagnano, Anthony weaves many talents into his breathwork practice, including philosophy, Jungian psychology, spirituality, Conscious Loving, hypnotherapy, and Matrix Energetics (the study of miracles) into his work.
Anthony has successfully taken breathwork into festivals, yoga spaces, the corporate world, prisons, The Psychedelic Society, hospitals, and the dying. His work is noted for its application in the fields of addiction, transformation, personal empowerment, the integration of psychotropic and plant medicine experiences, and the opening of humanity’s hope for a heart-centered harmonious existence.
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Ariel Spilsbury describes herself as an empty reed of consciousness who humbly listens to the divine current and scribes what is heard and felt. Having devoted her life to the conscious awakening of all beings, she’s traveled around the globe for more than 30 years to share the wisdom of the Divine Feminine. She’s offered this work through writing, teaching, sacred theater presentations, creating a metaphysical store, conferences, consciousness events, lectures, seminars, starting a metaphysical newspaper, moon circles for women, spiritual counseling, and maintaining a temple for the Goddess for 25 years.
Ariel, the founder of the 13 Moon Mystery School, and the author of The 13 Moon Oracle and Gaia's New DreamCoat: A Faerie Guide to Gaia's Greening, offers spiritual counseling services and workshops designed with the intention of planetary awakening. She offers Initiation into the Mysteries of the Divine Feminine, Mayan initiations, Divine Child workshops, and a sound-and-light technology called crystal singing. Ariel magnetizes sacred circles of light around the planet to bring people together in divine communion, love, and remembrance.
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Ariella Daly is a dream weaver and bee tender. Devoted to the bee in both the physical world and the spirit world, she beautifully synthesizes natural beekeeping, shamanism, dreamwork, and activism through writing, workshops, and teaching.
Ariella has over 25 years of experience designing, leading, and participating in earth-centric workshops and ceremonies. Working within a European shamanic tradition, the Path of Pollen, she teaches dreamwork with the understanding that bees readily inhabit the mythic landscape of the Dream Weave.
Her work combines firsthand knowledge of the honeybee species with an intimate understanding of bee shamanism. She is known for helping people connect to the wild and sacred through relationship with bees, nature, the Sacred Feminine, and the inherent intuition of the body.
Explore the hidden depths of your Interior Garden through the ancient European tradition of bee shamanism — as you learn to intentionally dream within the Dream Weave to dive deeper into your creativity, intuition, and healing .LEARN MORE
Arjun S. Das is an Ayurvedic practitioner and Panchakarma specialist, and the director and founder of Clarity4life Institute in Brazil, creator of the celestial herbalism system — an integrated approach based on Ayurveda and Vedic astrology.
Essentially focused on studying the local herbs and their connection with the consciousness through the lens of Vedic astrology wisdom for health, meditation and spiritual evolution, Arjun serves as a guest lecturer at major Indian conferences. He’s also been teaching Ayurvedic healing and herbology for more than 20 years, training both natural health enthusiasts and clinicians in the U.S., The Bahamas, France, Italy and India.
Arjun, who is also a certified hatha yoga instructor, has received the blessings and guidance of many healing masters around the world and dedicates his life to conducting pioneering research on public health, traditional medicines and spirituality in Brazil, where he lives. A well-loved faculty member of The Shift Network, his course The Power of Celestial Herbalism has been highly appreciated among his base of global students.
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Barbara De Angelis, PhD, is one of the most influential teachers of our time in the field of personal and spiritual development. For over four decades, she’s reached tens of millions of people throughout the world with her inspirational messages about how to create a life of true freedom, mastery, and awakening. As a renowned author, popular television personality, and award-winning speaker, Barbara is legendary in the field of personal transformation — she was one of the first people to popularize the idea of self-help in the 1980s.
Barbara has written 16 bestselling books which have sold over 10 million copies throughout the world in 25 languages, including an amazing FOUR #1 New York Times bestsellers. She’s starred in and hosted her own television shows on CNN, CBS, and PBS, and has been a frequent guest on Oprah, the Today show, and Good Morning America. She’s the winner of the highest honor from Toastmasters International — the annual Golden Gavel Award — as one of the most outstanding speakers in the world.
Barbara is a serious seeker who has deeply immersed herself in spiritual practice and study from the age of 18. With a remarkable and unique blend of timeless wisdom, eloquent down-to-earth guidance, and highly developed intuitive abilities, she transmits a palpable vibration of love and compassion through her voice and her presence. Her profoundly healing and enlightening energy serves to open the minds and hearts of her students, and helps initiate significant, graceful, and accelerated inner and outer shifts to all who long for true and lasting transformation.
Barbara Marx Hubbard has been called "the voice for conscious evolution..." by Deepak Chopra. She is the subject of Neale Donald Walsch’s book The Mother of Invention. And many would agree she is the global ambassador for conscious change.
At her heart, Barbara Marx Hubbard is a visionary, a social innovator. She is an evolutionary thinker who believes that global change happens when we work collectively and selflessly for the greater good. She realizes that the lessons of evolution teach us that problems are evolutionary drivers, and crises precede transformation, giving a new way of seeing and responding to our global situation.
As a prolific author and educator, Barbara has written seven books on social and planetary evolution. She has produced, hosted, and contributed to countless documentaries seen by millions of people around the world. In conjunction with the Shift Network, Barbara co-produced the worldwide "Birth 2012" multi-media event that was seen as a historic turning point in exposing the social, spiritual, scientific, and technological potential in humanity.
Barry Goldstein’s musical experience spans many styles and genres, from co-producing the Grammy Award-winning track “69 Freedom Special” with Les Paul for Best Rock Instrumental in 2005, to providing ambient music for Shirley MacLaine. Barry has composed and produced for television, film, major record labels, and top 10 recording artists. He also received the Coalition of Visionary Resources Award for Best Music of the Year in both 2017 and 2018, and his music is used in hospitals, hospices, cancer centers, and medical practices.
Barry, who has worked with Dave Asprey, the “Father of Biohacking,” reached the Billboard Top 10 in New Age albums with New York Times bestselling authors Dr Joe Dispenza, Dr. Daniel Amen, Neale Donald Walsch, and Anita Moorjani. His innovative product development and musical branding have been featured in film, TV, and in PBS specials.
As a speaker, Barry’s presentations have been audience favorites, from medical grand rounds to national conferences. He breaks through even the toughest of skeptics by providing research, humor, and experiential processes that demonstrate the healing and transformational aspects of music, and how these “musical prescriptions” can be used in modern-day medicine. His music, which has been embraced by the medical community, provides a low-cost, non-invasive, non-pharmacological adjunct to treatments for insomnia, stress, depression, and pain.
One of the most authoritative voices and thought leaders in the modern Enneagram movement, Beatrice Chestnut has been studying and working with the Enneagram for 30 years. She teaches workshops on the Enneagram internationally, focusing on using it as a tool for personal and professional transformation.
Beatrice, who has a PhD in communication and an MA in clinical psychology, is the author of two books, The Complete Enneagram: 27 Paths to Greater Self-Awareness, and The 9 Types of Leadership: Mastering the Art of People in the 21st-Century Workplace, and co-author of The Enneagram Guide to Waking Up. She served on the board of directors of the International Enneagram Association (IEA) for six years and was president of the IEA in 2006 and 2007.
Over the last eight years, the center of gravity of her work has shifted from depth psychotherapy to executive coaching, leadership development, and team coaching. She offers trainings and retreats based on the Enneagram internationally through Chestnut Paes Enneagram Academy, the Enneagram school she co-founded with Brazilian Enneagram expert Uranio Paes, focusing on using it as a tool for personal and professional transformation.
Beatrice is passionate about supporting people in doing the work of creating more fulfilling relationships, work, and life experiences. She views the Enneagram as an important vehicle for the larger, all-important goal of raising global consciousness so we can, collectively, create a more positive, sustainable, and self-aware world community.
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Spirited and energetic, Bernadette Pleasant is a fiery and sensual speaker, somatic healer, founder of The Emotional Institute and creator of Femme!, a mind-body wellness program, and 400 Years, a somatic-based anti-racism program. She is known for channeling her personal journeys and radical empathy into transformative, immersive experiences that support and celebrate people of all genders, colors, ages, and sizes.
Certified in emotions-centered coaching, somatic healing, integrated energy therapy and studies in African, tribal, and free dance, Bernadette promotes emotional freedom through movement and empowerment. She also facilitates deep and refreshingly real dialogues on emotional healing, grief rituals, and unlearning racism.
A woman of color, Bernadette comes from a long line of natural healers who have used touch and movement to help others find peace and wellness. Her classrooms, online and in person, welcome participants without judgment, supporting all to experience comfort and pleasure in their own skin.
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Bevin Niemann is a mentor for spiritual, holistic, creative entrepreneurs, who are not only creating businesses that heal, inspire and shift consciousness, but also creating lifestyles that nurture their sensitivities. If you’ve been asking, why am I here, how am I meant to serve? You’re on the right track. It’s time to pursue your soul mission, and embody your confident presence.
Bevin is a co-founder of Empowered Sensitive Leaders, a freely open global community for those taking action to usher in a brighter future for our world. She's co-creating a sacred space to expand the capacity of our planetary grid of empaths, lightworkers, and conscious leaders. Bevin previously served as host for The Shift Network’s Evolved Empath Summit, which reached over 60,000 empaths from 105 countries. Her writing has been featured in Shift Catalyst, Thrive Global, Authority, Mind Body Spirit Network, Conscious Reminder, and Spiritual Biz magazines.
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Dr. Bradley Nelson, DC (ret.), is a holistic chiropractor and medical intuitive, and one of the world’s foremost experts in the emerging fields of bioenergetic medicine and energy psychology. His bestselling book, The Emotion Code, helps people improve their health using the Emotion Code® technique. Users of his technique have experienced freedom from emotional and physical problems, including sadness, anxiousness, anger, fatigue, discomfort, and disease.
A key element of the Emotion Code is removing emotional baggage that may have clustered around the heart, interfering with one’s ability to find love and success. Dr. Brad has coined this cluster of emotions the “Heart-Wall,” which has been called the most important discovery in the history of energy medicine.
Dr. Brad, who graduated with honors from Life Chiropractic College West in San Lorenzo, California, has lectured internationally on alleviating chronic disease through energy work and the balancing of the six key elements of health in the body. He channeled his life’s work into a simple yet powerful self-study course known as The Body Code SystemTM, designed to teach students how to balance the body in these key areas.
Dr. Brad is a popular speaker on the international seminar circuit and travels to many countries around the globe, conducting Emotion Code seminars. A guest on countless radio and television shows, he has presented his timely message to millions around the world.
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Brandy Gillmore, PhD in natural medicine, is a world-renowned mind/body energy expert who is well known for her discoveries in self-healing and working with the power of the mind to get tangible results. Her breakthrough work has been featured in an award-winning documentary and various docuseries. Brandy speaks on stages around the world and has also given a mind-expanding TEDx talk.
Brandy’s expertise in self-healing originated from her own devastating accident that left her disabled and living in excruciating pain despite being on multiple medications, including morphine. On a good day she could get around using a wheelchair, cane, or walker, and on a bad day she didn’t make it out of bed. Her injury left her debilitated for almost seven years.
When doctors told Brandy there was nothing they could do, she became determined to find a solution. The success of placebos was proof that our minds do “somehow” have the ability to heal, and Brandy was determined to figure out how. After years of trial and error, she was able to make incredible discoveries with the mind that ultimately enabled her to heal herself. Today she uses these same discoveries to help others also get radical life-changing results.
After Brandy’s recovery, an additional phenomenon occurred. She developed a special gift — the ability to feel what others are feeling. This incredible ability has provided her with unique insight into helping others heal.
Today, Brandy works with top celebrities, Olympic athletes, CEOs, entrepreneurs, and groups worldwide sharing her leading-edge discoveries. Her goal is to help advance traditional research to bridge the gap between science and spirituality.
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Brian Siddhartha Ingle is a licensed Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and a naturopath. He is a certified Hanna Somatic Educator, a Somatic Yoga teacher, a practitioner of the Feldenkrais Method®, and an aqua bodyworker. He is a co-founder of Living Somatics, and the founder and program director of the Ingle Institute for Somatic Education.
Brian is a graduate of the British College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Novato Institute for Somatic Research and Training. For more than 30 years, Brian has been inquiring into authentic systems of self-healing, movement, and personal development. He has a background in Ayurvedic Medicine and Vedic Astrology, and has been based in India since 1995.
Brian’s work takes him traveling extensively, sharing his passion for somatic movement as a vehicle to greater freedom. He teaches workshops and professional trainings all over the world, including India, Europe, and Russian-speaking countries with his team.
Burt Goldman is one of those lucky people who discovered a secret early in life. When he was just 19, he was stationed in Korea. This is where he met powerful Korean mystic Mr. Kwan Jung and experienced mysticism for the very first time and learned about Qi, or energy, and Li, the control of this energy.
Since then, Burt has spent over 50 years cultivating his knowledge and studying with some of the world’s greatest spiritual teachers — so he can teach it to you and thousands of others around the globe. At his peak, he conducted seminars for Heads of States, European royalty and amassed audiences numbering in the hundreds.
Now that he’s 90, traveling around the world to do seminars would be a bit too much. So, he’s decided to spread his knowledge in a different way: through the Internet.
It is his promise to you to offer nothing but proven techniques that have been tested and fine-tuned with hundreds of thousands. Techniques that could very well change your life for the better — just like they’ve changed his.
Caroline Casey, cross-pollinates DC and California - Reuniting political savvy with mythological guidance, dedicated to Democratic Animism, Pragmatic Mysticism and Applied Divination; creator/weaver-of-context of "The Visionary Activist Show" on Pacifica Radio KPFA/KPFK, author, Chief Trickster of Coyote Network News, a mythological news service for the Trickster Redeemer within us all. Caroline invites us to imagine, conjure, and implement a more lovingly ingenious world.
Chanchal Cabrera, MSc, FNIMH, (RH) AHG, has been a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists (UK) since 1987 and obtained her MSc in herbal medicine at the University of Wales in 2003. Her clinical specialty is helping people manage cancer.
Chanchal held the faculty chair in botanical medicine at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine in New Westminster 2004 - 2016. She serves on the board of advisors of Dominion Herbal College in Burnaby, on the editorial board of Medical Herbalism clinical newsletter, and publishes widely in professional journals and lectures internationally on medical herbalism, nutrition, and health. Chanchal is the author of Fibromyalgia: A Journey Toward Healing. She’s a certified master gardener and certified horticulture therapist.
Chanchal lives on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, where she and her husband farm on seven acres. They grow food, culinary herbs for restaurants, and medicinal herbs for her clinic. They also run therapy gardens for people with disabilities and host internships in organic farming and herbal medicine. In 2009 Chanchal was honored with a fellowship in the NIMH for 25 years' service to the profession.
China Galland, MA, is a writer, filmmaker, riveting storyteller, university lecturer, pilgrim, and former wilderness guide. She has lectured at Harvard, Columbia, Cornell, Prescott College, and others. She has led pilgrimages to Nepal, India, France, and Spain, and traveled in Eastern Europe and Latin America. She has appeared on Good Morning America, Bloomberg TV, PBS, NPR, and PRI’s To the Best of Our Knowledge.
China's book on international women activists, The Bond Between Women: A Journey to Fierce Compassion, was a finalist for the Best Spiritual Book award from Books for a Better Life. A Hedgebrook Institute’s Residency Award for women writers helped her complete the book. China has been a Professor-in-Residence at CARE, the Center for the Arts, Religion, and Education, at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley.
China is a native Texan and prize-winning author of nonfiction, including Love Cemetery: Unburying the Secret History of Slaves and Longing for Darkness: Tara and the Black Madonna. She is currently completing a documentary film, Resurrecting Love, sponsored by Fractured Atlas. The documentary grew out of the controversy over access, race, and private property that was ignited by the publication of Love Cemetery. Statewide hearings followed. Though a potent national controversy remains over cemeteries with the remains of enslaved people, Texas cemetery law was changed as the result of her book.
China received the prestigious national Courage of Conscience Award from the Peace Abbey at the Harvard Foundation. Students, debaters, and choir members of historically black Wiley College (home of The Great Debaters) and Marshall, Texas volunteers sparked the interest of predominantly white East Texas Baptist University students to join the work. China’s documentary gives us a little-known avenue to work on healing racism and a radically new way to teach American history.
China was also the first woman Assistant to the City Manager of Dallas, Texas, and Director of the Citizen Assistance Office, and she organized the first National Conference of Citizen Assistance Offices in the U.S
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Chloë Goodchild is the founder of The Naked Voice, a pioneering experiential vocal training program providing a sound-awareness toolkit of conscious core practices, music, audiobooks, and spoken and sung meditations that empower you to find and embody your authentic voice. She established the Naked Voice Charitable Foundation in 2004, an initiative to disseminate a deeper awareness of the essential role that deep, nonjudgmental listening and conscious communication play in strengthening ethical awareness, sound health, and wellbeing in all realms of human life.
Chloë’s seminal book, The Naked Voice: Transform Your Life Through the Power of Sound, invites you on a compelling adventure of self-discovery and creative fulfillment through a direct experience of your own authentic voice — the voice of your personal authority, the song of your soul, and your eternal identity.
Chloë sings, teaches, performs, and records on her Naked Voice Music label. Her podcast series, VOCE Dialogues: Voices of Compassionate Evolution, explores the transforming practice of compassion with innovative practitioners, teachers, healers, visionaries, musicians, artists, authors, social activists, new scientists, and entrepreneurs.
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Chris Bache, PhD, is professor emeritus in the department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Youngstown State University where he taught for 33 years. He is also adjunct professor at the California Institute of Integral Studies, Emeritus Fellow at the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and on the Advisory Board of Grof Legacy Training.
Chris’ work explores the philosophical implications of non-ordinary states of consciousness, especially psychedelic states. An award winning teacher and international speaker, Chris has written four books: Lifecycles, a study of reincarnation in light of contemporary consciousness research... Dark Night, Early Dawn, a pioneering work in psychedelic philosophy and collective consciousness… The Living Classroom, an exploration of collective fields of consciousness in teaching... and LSD and the Mind of the Universe, the story of his 20-year journey with LSD.
Christina Lee Pratt is a shamanic healer, author, and teacher of exceptional clarity, humor, and practicality. Her mission is to draw on the foundational wisdom of ancient peoples, so we can rise with innovation and creativity to meet the collective challenges of today.
She is pioneering new shamanic techniques to deal with the illnesses of our times. Her current focus is healing our ancestral lines to release the growing burden on the living, the unresolved energies of the dead, and the initiation of our young people into spiritual adulthood.
Christina is founder of Last Mask Center for Shamanic Healing in Portland, Oregon, which offers classes in contemporary life skills and shamanic healing for individuals, families, and communities — including Cycle of Transformation, a rigorous 4-year training.
Christina is host of the live internet radio show Why Shamanism Now and author of the 2-volume set An Encyclopedia of Shamanism. She has been a speaker at virtual summits on shamanism presented by both The Shift Network and Sounds True.
Christine Stevens is an internationally acclaimed speaker, author, drummer, and music therapist. Holding master’s degrees in both social work and music therapy, Christine inspires people all over the world with her message that music promotes holistic health, spirituality, and wellness. Christine is the author of Music Medicine, The Healing Drum Kit, and The Art and Heart of Drum Circles book and DVD. She’s recorded three play-along albums: Reviving Rhythms, Drumming Up Spirit, and Drumming Up Diva. A leader in the music and wellness movement, Christine also serves on the editorial board of Explore: A Journal of Science and Healing.
Christine is the founder of UpBeat Drum Circles, offering training programs and global online courses. She’s trained facilitators and led workshops around the world, from Iraq, Hong Kong, and Brazil to South Africa, Japan, and Western Europe. Through Remo, the world’s largest drum company, Chrsitine co-created the HealthRHYTHMS evidence-based group drumming protocol, used in schools, medical centers, and veterans hospitals worldwide.
Christine’s work in Iraq was featured in the book and DVD Discover the Gift. Televised media credits include PBS, NBC, KABC-Los Angeles, KTLA Los Angeles, Tournament of Roses Parade, London Tonight, Living Better TV, Discovery Health, and Hong Kong News. As a contributing writer, Christine’s work has been featured in Fitness magazine, Spirituality & Health, Body & Soul, Fast Company, First for Women magazine, The Oriental News, The Christian Science Monitor, U.S. News & World Report, Yogi Times, and Natural Beauty and Health.
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Dr. Christopher Hobbs is a fourth-generation internationally renowned herbalist, licensed acupuncturist, herbal clinician, research scientist, consultant to the dietary supplement industry, expert witness, botanist, and mycologist with over 40 years of experience. The author and co-author of over 20 books, Christopher lectures on herbal medicine worldwide.
He has taught at numerous universities and medical schools, including Bastyr University and the National School of Naturopathic Medicine. He taught classes for over seven years at University of California, Berkeley, as a PhD graduate student in evolutionary biology, phylogenetics, plant chemistry, and ethnobotany, and also as a faculty lecturer. Christopher is currently teaching a fully accredited lab class in all aspects of herbal medicine at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
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Dr. Clare Johnson was the first person in the world to earn a PhD on Lucid Dreaming as a creative tool. She recently headed up the International Association for the Study of Dreams as President and CEO, and is the author of seven dream books, including The Art of Lucid Dreaming.
A prolific lucid dreamer, Clare became fascinated by the rich "other world" of dreams and nightmares at the early age of three, and began a lifelong journey deep into the mysterious inner universe of the soul. Her groundbreaking book, Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Lucid Dreaming, explores cosmic sleep experiences such as floating in the sparkling black void and encountering the Lucid Light, the baseline state of consciousness from which we emerge at birth and return to when we die.
Clare is a creative artist, novelist, and prize-winning short story writer. Her lucid-dream-inspired novels are Breathing in Colour and Dreamrunner. Passionate about helping children and adults have a happier dreamlife, she is co-editor of a book on children’s dreams and nightmares, Sleep Monsters & Superheroes. Her book Dream Therapy (Mindful Dreaming is the U.S. title) has been translated into many languages. Her latest book is The Art of Transforming Nightmares, a book on scary dreams, sleep paralysis, the power of the Shadow, and how to overcome fear in order to embrace a life of wonder, playfulness, and mystery. Clare leads Lucid Dreaming Ocean Retreats and online Transformative Lucidity workshops.
Corinne McLaughlin is co-author of Spiritual Politics: Changing the World from the Inside Out (Forward by the Dalai Lama); The Practical Visionary: A New World Guide to Spiritual Growth and Social Change, and Builders of the Dawn. She is Executive Director of The Center for Visionary Leadership, formerly based in Washington DC and now in the San Francisco area, and she is co-founder of Sirius Community, a spiritual and ecological village in Massachusetts. Corinne is a Fellow of The World Business Academy and the Findhorn Foundation in Scotland and is a member of the Transformational Leadership Council.
Corinne directed a national task force for President Clinton’s Council on Sustainable Development and taught Transformational Politics at American University. She has worked on the paid staff of a national presidential campaign and a volunteer on numerous other campaigns and has consulted and trained staff in many government agencies and non-profit organizations. She has lectured around the U.S., Europe and South America for over 25 years, and has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and Fox News. She can be reached at: email@example.com. www.visionarylead.org., www.thepracticalvisionary.org.
Cyndi Dale is an internationally renowned author, speaker, intuitive healer, and business consultant. Her groundbreaking books on chakras and intuition include The Subtle Body: An Encyclopedia of Your Energetic Anatomy; Energy Healing for Trauma, Stress & Chronic Illness; Energy Wellness for Your Pet; Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Chakras; and Awaken Clairvoyant Energy.
Cyndi, who's been a natural intuitive since she was young, works worldwide as an intuitive coach and energy healer, serving thousands of individuals seeking to make healthy and positive changes in their lives. She is passionate about helping people open their “essential energy” — the powers and perspectives unique to them — and believes that once an individual understands their own essence, they can tap into the energies of and beyond the world.
Seeking to unify the world’s most vital spiritual messages, encouraging understanding and community among all peoples, Cyndi has presented seminars and workshops in Russia, England, Wales, Amsterdam, and Scotland, and has led groups across South and Central America and Africa. Her training, which encompasses shamanism and healing, has taken her to the Peruvian, Belizean, Hawaiian, and Costa Rican jungles, the Moroccan sands, the Venezuelan savannahs, and the glaciers of Iceland.
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Dan Brulé is a modern-day teacher, healer, and world-renowned pioneer in the field of breathwork. He is one of the creators of Breath Therapy, and was among the original group of Internationally Certified Rebirthers. A master of Prana Yoga (the Hindu science of breath) and Qigong (Chinese medical breathing exercises), he leads the worldwide Spiritual Breathing Movement.
Dan has traveled to over 65 countries in the past 40 years, and has trained more than 250,000 people to use breath as a tool for health, growth, and change. He has trained Olympic athletes, elite warriors, martial artists, leading medical experts, corporate executives, and peak performers, including Tony Robbins. He is the author of Just Breathe: Mastering Breathwork for Success in Life, Love, Business, and Beyond.
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Dr. Daniel Foor is a teacher and practitioner of practical animism who specializes in ancestral and family healing and in helping folks learn to relate well with the rest of the natural world. His focus on the ancestors sources from his training as a doctor of psychology and licensed marriage and family therapist, from the guidance of his teachers in earth-honoring traditions (e.g., European pagan paths, Native North American ways, Mongolian shamanism, and West African Ifá/Òrìṣà tradition), and from two decades of implementing ancestor and earth reverence in his own life.
Since 2005 Daniel has guided hundreds of ancestor trainings, rituals, and talks in eight countries and helped many others to reconnect with their ancestors through personal sessions. He is the author of Ancestral Medicine: Rituals for Personal and Family Healing (Inner Traditions, 2017), and he trains others in the practice of ancestral lineage healing.
Daniel Foor's doctoral research in psychology focused on the use of shamanic healing practices by clinical mental health professionals. Training as a therapist, living in other societies, and immersion in different lineages of ritual work all inform his kind and non-dogmatic approach to ancestor and earth reverence. Although Daniel draws inspiration from lineages of established practice, his public offerings and ritual methods aim to be culturally inclusive, and he holds work for cultural and earth healing to be inseparable from spiritual teaching and practice.
Darren R. Weissman, DC, is a chiropractic holistic physician, developer of The LifeLine Technique®, and bestselling author of The Power of Infinite Love & Gratitude, Awakening to the Secret Code of Your Mind, The Heart of the Matter, and his children’s book, The Daily Lessons of Infinite Love & Gratitude. He is a contributing author of Dr. Masaru Emoto’s bestselling book, The Healing Power of Water.
Recognized for his expertise in the study of the subconscious mind and holistic health, Dr. Weissman is an international speaker in the field of consciousness. He has been featured in the films E-Motion, Making Mankind, Beyond Belief, The Truth, and the award-winning documentary, HEAL. Dr. Weissman has written for numerous magazines, including Natural Health, HuffPost, Prevention, and InStyle.
His passion is teaching people how to intentionally change the emotional programs of the subconscious mind. As a natural by-product, clients directly enhance their body’s natural potential to heal and thrive.
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Named by Newsweek as one of 2013’s top 50 most influential rabbis in the United States as well as by The Forward as one of the 50 most newsworthy and notable Jews in America, Rabbi David Ingber promotes a renewed Jewish mysticism that integrates meditative mindfulness and physical awareness into mainstream, post-modern Judaism. A major 21st Century Jewish thinker and educator, his rich perspective, open heart and mind, and full-bodied approach to Jewish learning has brought him to speak throughout the United States and worldwide throughout Canada, Europe and Israel.
Rabbi David’s distinct approach to Torah, rabbinical teaching, and ritualistic practice is informed by his own personal seeking and learning from a wide cross-section of sacred traditions and faiths. He is enlightened by Jewish mysticism and Chassidut, fusing these beliefs with those of other ancient philosophies and world views. Particular influences include 18th Century Kabbalist and Founder of Chassidut, Rabbi Yisrael Ba’al Shem Tov; the great 19th Century Ishbitzer Rebbe, R. Mordechai Leiner; and leading 20th Century thinkers from Kabbalist, Rav Abraham Isaac Kook to psychologist, Carl Jung.
Rabbi Ingber has taught at such eminent institutions as the Academy for Jewish Religion, Columbia University, CUNY, Jewish Theological Seminary, Limmud LA, New York University, the 92nd Street Y, Pardes, The Skirball Center at Temple Emmanuel, and Yeshivat HADAR. He sits on the Board of Directors of Aleph and Synagogue 3000 Next Dor’s Working Group of Sacred Emergent Communities where he continues to teach.
Raised Modern Orthodox in New York, Rabbi David studied at several distinguished yeshivot in Jerusalem and New York including Yeshiva University, Beit Midrash L’Torah, Yeshivat Chaim Berlin, and Yeshivat Chovovei Torah Rabbinical School. He also studied philosophy, psychology and religion at New York University. Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, founder of Renewal Judaism, ordained Rabbi David in 2004. Prior to founding Romemu, Rabbi David was Rabbi-in-Residence at Elat Chayyim Retreat Center.
Dr. Dawson Church, PhD, is the award-winning author of Bliss Brain: The Neuroscience of Remodeling Your Brain for Creativity, Resilience and Joy; Mind to Matter: The Astonishing Science of How Your Brain Creates Material Reality; and The Genie in Your Genes: Epigenetic Medicine and the New Biology of Intention, which was hailed by reviewers as a breakthrough in our understanding of the link between emotions and genetics.
Dawson, whose groundbreaking research has been published in numerous prestigious scientific journals, founded the National Institute for Integrative Healthcare to study and implement promising evidence-based psychological and medical techniques. He’s the editor of Energy Psychology: Theory, Research, and Treatment, a peer-reviewed professional journal, and a blogger for HuffPost. He shares how to apply the breakthroughs of energy psychology to health and athletic performance through EFT Universe, one of the largest alternative medicine sites on the internet.
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Deb Soule is an herbalist, biodynamic gardener, educator and author of How To Move Like a Gardener: Planting and Preparing Medicines from Plants (2013) and The Woman’s Handbook of Healing Herbs (1998, 2008, 2016). Raised in a small town in western Maine, Deb began organic gardening and studying the medicinal uses of herbs at age 16. Her faith in the healing qualities of plants and her love of gardening led Deb to found Avena Botanicals Herbal Apothecary in 1985. Five years earlier, Deb lived in Nepal near three Tibetan monasteries and was deeply moved by the Tibetan people's commitment to ease physical ailments and mental and emotional upsets through the use of plants, prayer and other spiritual practices. Deb received a B.A. in Human Ecology from College of the Atlantic in 1981. Since then she has devoted her life to working with and understanding the healing benefits medicinal plants and gardens offer individuals, families, and pollinators. She focuses on using nourishing herbs, flower remedies, whole foods, and meditation as part of her consulting practice. Deb tends three acres of certified biodynamic gardens where over 1800 pounds of medicinal herbs are collected for Avena Botanicals' apothecary and many flowering herbs are grown for pollinators and birds.
Deborah Eden Tull, founder of Mindful Living Revolution, is a Zen meditation and engaged mindfulness teacher, author, activist, deep ecologist, and sustainability educator. She teaches the integration of compassionate awareness into every aspect of our lives. Eden spent seven years training as a Buddhist monk at a silent Zen monastery, and has been teaching dharma for 20 years. Eden has also been living in, and teaching about, sustainable communities and the essential wisdom of nature for over 25 years.
Her teaching style is grounded in compassionate awareness, experiential learning, meditative inquiry, and an unwavering commitment to personal transformation. She teaches engaged awareness practice, which emphasizes embodiment and the connection between personal awakening and collective transformation, helping people make connections between conditioned beliefs and systemic biases.
Eden draws upon her own experience and embodiment of teachings from the natural world, shamanism, deep ecology, and wisdom from diverse spiritual traditions. She walks her talk as a practitioner and teacher, and emphasizes the joy and responsibility of daily practice. Eden brings relational mindfulness, conscious movement, and gentle yet fierce compassion into all that she teaches.
Eden is author of Relational Mindfulness: A Handbook for Deepening Our Connection with Our Self, Each Other, and Our Planet and The Natural Kitchen: Your Guide for the Sustainable Food Revolution. Her work has been featured in The Los Angeles Times, Tricycle, Yogi Times, GOOP, Shambhala Times, and The Ecologist. She also teaches The Work That Reconnects, a program created by Buddhist scholar Joanna Macy, and teaches for UCLA's Mindful Awareness Research Center. Eden offers retreats, trainings, online courses, and consultations internationally.
A New York Times bestselling author, energy healer, and spiritual teacher, Deborah King has developed her powerful gifts through three decades of global study, and is hailed as a premiere master healer of our time. Only in her twenties, Deborah was a successful attorney when a cancer diagnosis compelled her to begin a quest for health that would radically change her life. Her amazing remission at the hands of a healer spurred her to leave the corporate arena for the mysterious world of healing, where she mastered ancient and modern systems, ultimately developing a powerful energy healing technique of her own.
Through her numerous books, live and online workshops, TV appearances, and her popular Facebook live show, Deborah has guided tens of thousands of people to tap into a higher level of consciousness, trust their intuition, and heal themselves in ways they never thought possible. Deborah’s New York Times bestselling books, Be Your Own Shaman, Truth Heals, Entangled in Darkness, and Heal Yourself — Heal the World, take you deep into the powerful, esoteric world of healers, sages, and shamans. Featured regularly in the media, W Magazine calls Deborah’s work “electrifying.”
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Rev. Dereca Blackmon is a passionate speaker, facilitator, and national expert on topics of diversity, equity, and inclusion. For over 25 years she has consulted with a wide variety of corporate, educational, nonprofit, and community-based groups to facilitate “uncommon conversations” on issues of race, gender, class, and social justice. Her experiential training models cut through “diversity fatigue” and allow participants to engage in deep, authentic, and meaningful dialogues.
She served as the Assistant Vice Provost and Director of the Diversity and First-Generation Office at Stanford University, where she introduced groundbreaking work on authentic engagement, intergroup dialogue, and unconscious bias to over 30,000 students, staff, faculty, and alumni. She also taught several courses at Stanford, including Intergroup Communication with renowned cultural psychologist Hazel Markus, which typically has a waitlist of over 250 students.
Dereca co-led the effort to organize the Bay Area community response to the murder of Oscar Grant III by transit police. After mobilizing thousands of protestors and holding countless meetings and rallies, she began to question the strategy of organizing “against” rather than “for.” She entered ministerial school and has never looked back, becoming one of the nation’s leading speakers on spiritual activism.
Her training, activism, and youth development work have been featured in two books — Black Youth Rising by Dr. Shawn Ginwright, and Learning to Liberate by Dr. Vajra Watson — and cited in countless national forums, including The Wall Street Journal, CNN, and The New York Times.
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Over the last 45 years Desda Zuckerman has deeply observed, documented and mapped what she came to see was human spiritual anatomy. Her analysis and exacting study lead to the foundation of the discipline, Conscious Intelligence, an intentional healing modality and philosophy that is based in the subtle anatomy and physiology of the Human Energy Structure. Today she is recognized as a leading cartographer of the Sacred Anatomy. Her anatomical studies are documented in her encyclopedic book, Your Sacred Anatomy: An Owners Guide to the Human Energy Structure, first published in 2012.
At last, these Sacred Anatomy teachings are revealed to benefit all healers, seekers and students of human potential. Today, Desda is passionately bringing her message of grounded transformation, awakened awareness and conscious wellness to the world. An inspired teacher, dynamic speaker, ordained minister, master healer, paradigm shifting thought leader, she holds the promise that transformation is as close as your heartbeat, and that enlightenment is fun. She is grateful for the love and trust her thousands of clients and students have placed in her abilities and dedicates her work to the good of all.
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Rev. Dr. Devaa Haley Mitchell is a transformational leader who helps people reconnect with their spiritual depths, unleash their leadership gifts, and step into their full potential. Devaa is founder of the Inspiring Women with Soul series, which has served over 130,000 women from more than 160 countries. Her private practice, Radiant Essence Services, offers personal coaching and VIP retreats for clients from around the world.
Devaa is the co-founder and Chief Impact Officer of The Shift Network, where she guides and oversees Shift’s social change initiatives as well its philanthropic activities, finding ways to leverage the educational and network assets for the greatest public benefit. Shift’s impact work focuses on peacebuilding, women’s empowerment, racial healing, and civic engagement. She’s also a key player in leading and supporting the ongoing evolution of Shift’s transformational culture, both inside the company and with customers around the world.
Devaa earned both her BA and MA from Stanford University. She received her doctorate in Ministry from Wisdom University (now known as Ubiquity University) and is also an ordained interfaith minister. She was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship for her ecological anthropology work with Indigenous groups in the Brazilian Amazon.
Earlier in her career, Devaa was a management consultant at the Boston Consulting Group where she consulted with Fortune 500 Companies. She later worked as the founding Executive Director of the Full Circle Fund, a thriving venture philanthropy group, followed by a senior director role at the Institute of Noetic Sciences. She is also a member of the prestigious Evolutionary Leaders group.
Her pro bono service projects include serving as Acting Director of the Madrone Grove forest school, which she founded along with her husband and a few colleagues who were dedicated to creating an “awakening” curriculum for kids. She also served as Music Director at the San Quentin Prison’s Parallel Play Project, in collaboration with Marin Shakespeare. Her international service projects include training local staff to leverage arts-based techniques for transforming violence in Angola, facilitating a healing program for staff members at an HIV orphanage in Ethiopia, and distributing water filters in rural areas of India and other locations.
In her spare time, Devaa is a musician whose songs fuse East and West with danceable grooves. Her debut album, Sacred Alchemy, aimed to reawaken and liberate the many dimensions of the Sacred Feminine. Her most recent album, Rebirth, reached #1 on Amazon in the New Age Category.
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Dondi Dahlin is an award-winning author, speaker, and internationally acclaimed dancer, actress, and teacher. She grew up in both show business and energy medicine, and co-wrote The Little Book of Energy Medicine with her mother, Donna Eden.
A longstanding member of the Screen Actors Guild, Dondi has performed in more than 30 countries, has appeared in over 100 commercials, and is a sought-after spokesperson. She started belly dancing professionally in 1989 and became a dancer to the stars, including Omar Sharif, Peter Fonda, and Jimmy Buffett. She was one of the original dancers on Miles Copeland’s infamous “Belly Dance Superstars,” which brought belly dance to the masses.
Dondi has received a variety of awards including Outstanding Speaker in the Nation, Belly Dancer of the Universe, plus numerous book awards for her international bestseller, The Five Elements. She has been teaching The Five Elements since 2001 and has been featured at Hay House, ACEP, OMEGA, Feathered Pipe Ranch, and at prestigious events throughout North America and Europe.
Dondi homeschools her son and became a historical preservationist after fighting for two years to get her 1904 home historically designated by the city of San Diego.
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Academic neurosurgeon Dr. Eben Alexander III, whose career includes decades as a physician and associate professor at Harvard Medical School and revered teaching hospitals, was once staunchly committed to the materialist worldview — the belief that the physical world is all that exists. His scientific belief system was altered by his 2008 transcendental near-death experience (NDE), an odyssey into another realm during a week-long coma. Despite a bleak medical prognosis, Dr. Alexander awoke to make an inexplicable return to full health. His medical case and recovery were validated in the peer-reviewed Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease in September 2018. Since his NDE, Dr. Alexander has been reconciling his rich spiritual experience with neuroscience, quantum physics, cosmology, and the philosophy of mind. Dr. Alexander speaks around the world to educate others about the role that consciousness plays in wellness, healing, and recovery.
A pioneering scientist and modern thought leader, Dr. Alexander has been featured in more than 400 media interviews, including for ABC-TV’s Good Morning America and 20/20, The Dr. Oz Show, Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday, Larry King Now, Fox and Friends, Discovery Channel, Biography Channel, and numerous international radio, digital publications, and podcasts.
His three books, available in more than 40 countries, are Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon's Journey into the Afterlife, The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife, and Living in a Mindful Universe: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Heart of Consciousness, co-authored with Sacred Acoustics co-founder Karen Newell.
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Elayne Kalila Doughty, MA, MFT, has been on a path of passionate service for the past 30 years, inspiring women around the world to unleash their leadership gifts and step into their full potential. She specializes in helping women tap into their deepest wisdom, enabling them to harness their own transformational power to be more effective and whole in every aspect of their lives. She is a psychotherapist, spiritual activist, bestselling author, speaker, soul midwife, and ordained priestess and focalizer of the 13 Moon Mystery School lineage.
Elayne Kalila is the founder of the Priestess Presence Temple — Powerful Women Changing the World, which has more than 80,000 women members worldwide. In this dedicated temple of the 13 Moon Mystery School, she offers in-depth Mystery School training for women who are called to ground in real practice, devoted embodiment, and service in the world. She is also the co-founder of the Rosa Mystica Mystery School, which trains women as modern-day scent-anointing priestesses. She is passionate about opening the ancient mysteries of the Divine Feminine into our modern-day lives so all women can step more fully into serving from a place of love, presence, and purpose.
She’s the bestselling author of The Sacred Call of the Ancient Priestess: Birthing of a New Divine Feminine Archetype and a contributing author to The Path of the Priestess: A Guidebook for Awakening the Divine Feminine.
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Elizabeth Debold, Ed.D., bestselling author, transformative educator, keynote speaker and consultant, has worked at the forefront of gender and cultural evolution for over three decades. Her lifelong pursuit of a higher order freedom, creativity, and equality between the sexes has taken her from door-to-door activism for the Equal Rights Amendment to groundbreaking research on gender development at Harvard University to becoming a Senior Teacher of Evolutionary Enlightenment. A groundbreaking developmental researcher and theorist, her bestselling book, Mother Daughter Revolution: From Good Girls to Great Women, was heralded by Gloria Steinem and Carol Gilligan as “the book women have been waiting for.”
She recently founded Artemis Forum, an online conversation about the next steps forward for women. Dr. Debold has been sought as an expert on girls, women, and the evolution of culture by major media outlets in the U.S. and abroad and has lectured in the U.S., Canada, and Europe. Her work has appeared in academic publications, popular media, and international anthologies as well as in EnlightenNext magazine. She served as Academic Director of the Master of Arts program in Conscious Evolution at The Graduate Institute, and has taught at Harvard University and the New School for Social Research. She has made multiple appearances on Oprah, Good Morning America, and NPR.
Ellen Meredith, Doctor of Arts, is a conscious channel, medical intuitive, energy medicine practitioner, teacher, and author. She has been in practice since 1984, helping over 10,000 clients and students across the globe tune in to and communicate with their own energies, hear their inner guidance, and heal.
Ellen is renowned for her down-to-earth, yet out-of-the box thinking. Originally trained as a healer by her inner teachers (Councils), Ellen later became an Eden Energy Medicine Advanced Practitioner (EEM-AP) and is an emeritus member of Donna Eden’s faculty.
Ellen brings humanity, humor, and insight in many forms to the world of energy healing. Her approach to self-healing with energy medicine offers students ways to understand and get to the heart of their health and life challenges, and work compassionately with their body, mind, and spirit. She builds on everyday experiences and common-sense frameworks, believing that life reveals more of its meaning if you treat it as an evolving story, and see yourself as a unique character helping to co-create it.
Ellen is the author of Your Body Will Show You the Way: Energy Medicine for Personal and Global Change… The Language Your Body Speaks: Self-Healing with Energy Medicine… Listening In: Dialogues with the Wiser Self (channeled book), and In Search of Radiance: Learning to Stand with Your Wiser Self (channeled class audiobook).
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Evelyn C. Rysdyk is an internationally recognized shamanic practitioner and bestselling author whose titles include The Norse Shaman; Spirit Walking: A Course in Shamanic Power; A Spirit Walker’s Guide to Shamanic Tools; and The Nepalese Shamanic Path with indigenous Nepali jhankri Bhola N. Banstola. Evelyn’s new book, Shamanic Creativity can be pre-ordered from bookstores now.
Along with her writings, Evelyn is an impassioned teacher and a featured presenter for global online programs and intensive courses. For more than 30 years, she's delighted in supporting people to remember their sacred place in All That Is. Whether through face-to-face contact with individual clients, her students from around the world, or through the printed word; Evelyn uses her loving humor, storytelling, and passion to open people’s hearts and inspire them to live more joyful, fulfilling, and purposeful lives.
She acknowledges that as people awaken their full selves, they are much more likely and able to make their unique contributions toward transforming our world.
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Born to a traditional martial arts family in China, Faye Li Yip is a passionate practitioner, performer, and professional teacher of Tai Chi, Qigong, and Chinese Martial Arts with over 40 years of training experience. After moving to the UK, she set up both the Deyin Taijiquan Institute (GB) and British Health Qigong Association with the help and support of her husband Tary. She has worked tirelessly to raise the awareness of both physical and mental well-being through the art of Tai Chi and Qigong worldwide.
Over 20,000 British and European students all walks of life have benefited from her teaching. Her recent Shift Network course, Revitalize & Restore Healthy Energy with Qigong's 6 Healing Sounds was very well received by interational students. She has produced several instructional DVDs and online courses for all the forms she teaches, in order to allow those who are unable to attend classes to experience their benefits. Moreover, she has more than 10,000 subscribers on YouTube as another alternative solution. She is a regular speaker at interantional Tai Chi, Qigong and Integrated Medicine Forums.
Faye has led students in many large-scale performances, including the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration at RAF Cosford, the Qigong Performance to count down the 2012 London Olympics, and the live performance in the EFL Championships. She has been invited to teach Tai Chi at numberous prestigous events such as the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions and the Presidential Palace of Ireland at the invitation of His Excellency President Higgins, and the First Lady. Faye successfully organized and hosted a number of high profile events such as the European Health Qigong Games and Scientific Symposium.
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Puma Fredy Quispe Singona was trained by his grandfather, Don Maximo, in the mastery of Andean ceremonies and rituals. As a spiritual leader both in his own community of Chinchero, Peru, and in international gatherings and spiritual journeys, he conveys a passion for the teachings of his people and a profound respect for the global awakening of human consciousness. He has attended and facilitated numerous international gatherings of spiritual leaders and young leaders with YES (Youth for Environmental Sanity).
He is recognized globally as a holder of ancient lineage and wisdom with the power to inspire people in his special heartfelt way to connect with the reverence and love he brings for Pachamama (Mother Earth) and the Apus (mountain spirits) that safeguard the Andean people. He is a co-founder of Cusi Huayna, a youth group focused on re-strengthening the community through the remembrance of traditional dance, music, story, and songs.
Puma has a natural ability to connect with ancestral spirits, cosmic forces, and natural elementals that assist him in his global healing path. He sees everyone as a global family, and teaches that by healing ourselves we are healing our family. As tour guide to the natural wonders and sacred sites of Peru and the Quechua world, he has deep reverence for the traditions and values of the ancient Andean cultures.
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Gangaji shares a simple message: This is an invitation to shift your allegiance from the activities of your mind to the eternal presence of your being. As a teacher and author, Gangaji travels the world speaking to seekers from all walks of life. She shares her direct experience of the essential message she received from Papaji and offers it to all who want to discover true and lasting fulfillment. In the 1970s she began exploring deeper levels of her being and took Bodhisattva vows, practiced Zen and Vipassana meditation, helped run a Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Center, and had a career as an acupuncturist in the San Francisco Bay area. Despite her successes, Gangaji continued to experience a deep and persistent longing for fulfillment. She pursued many paths to change her life including relationship, motherhood, political activism, career, and spiritual practice, but even the greatest of her successes ultimately came up short. In the wake of her disillusionment, she made a final prayer for true help.
In 1990, the answer to her prayer came unexpectedly, taking her to India and to the meeting that would change everything. There on the banks of the river Ganga, she met Sri H.W.L. Poonja, also known as Papaji, who opened the floodgates of self-recognition. In this meeting, Gangaji’s personal story of suffering ended and the promise of a true life began to flower and unfold. Today, Gangaji travels the world speaking to seekers from all walks of life. A faculty and author, she shares her direct experience of the essential message she received from Papaji and offers it to all who want to discover a true and lasting fulfillment. Through her life and words, she powerfully articulates how it is really possible to discover the truth of who you are and to be true to that discovery. She is the author of The Diamond In Your Pocket, You Are That, and Hidden Treasure: Uncovering the Truth In Your Life Story.
Gay Hendricks has served for more than 30 years as one of the major contributors to the fields of relationship transformation and bodymind therapies. Along with his wife, Dr. Kathlyn Hendricks, Gay is the author of many bestsellers, including Conscious Loving, At The Speed Of Life, Conscious Breathing, The Big Leap and Five Wishes. Dr. Hendricks received his PhD in counseling psychology from Stanford in 1974. After a twenty-one-year career as a professor at University Colorado, he founded The Hendricks Institute, which offers seminars in North America, Asia and Europe. He is also the founder of www.supermindapps.com, which produces personal development apps for iPhone and Android.
Throughout his career he has done executive coaching with more than 800 executives, including the top management at such firms as Dell Computer, Hewlett Packard, Motorola and KLM. His book, The Corporate Mystic, is used widely to train management in combining business skills and personal development tools. In recent years he has also been active in creating new forms of conscious entertainment. In 2003, along with movie producer Stephen Simon, Dr. Hendricks founded The Spiritual Cinema Circle, which distributes inspirational movies to subscribers in 70+ countries around the world. He was the executive producer of the feature film, Conversations with God, and has appeared on more than 500 radio and television shows, including OPRAH, CNN, CNBC, 48 HOURS and others.
Gayatri Schriefer is a certified Hanna Somatic Educator and a Registered Somatic Movement Educator. She is a graduate of the Novato Institute for Somatic Research and Training in California, USA. Gayatri holds a bachelor’s degree in Education with a focus on health promotion. She is a co-founder of Living Somatics, which offers professional training programs in the clinical hands-on work and movement lessons of Living Somatics.
Gayatri is passionate about making somatic disciplines available to the world, and to connect and grow the global somatic community. Gayatri is a co-host of the yearly virtual Somatic Movement Summit, a collaboration between The Shift Network and Living Somatics. She now lives in Sweden, consults clients internationally, and teaches trainings and workshops in-house and online. Additionally, Gayatri has been facilitating women’s circles for 20 years and co-facilitates women’s leadership programs. She has travelled the world studying and teaching somatic disciplines.
Over the course of her adult life, Gayatri has studied somatic movement and spiritual modalities, including Hanna Somatics, Equine Somatics, the Feldenkrais Method®, Watsu®, Body-Mind Centering®, biodynamic craniosacral therapy, Qigong, tracking, several styles of yoga, and dance. She has spent many years living in India during her studies of various spiritual traditions.
Gayatri’s mission is to offer pathways to greater self-connection, transformation, and elevation in the somatic lived experience. She is a firm believer that each person is self-responsible, self-regulating, and self-healing. Through her facilitations, Gayatri creates a field of wholeness for aligning oneself to live in resonance with the great mystery of life.
Developer of the BioDynamic Breathwork & Trauma Release System, Giten Tonkov shares a mastery of body-oriented therapies that evolved from over 20 years of learning, exploration, and work with countless clients and groups around the world. His passion for life, humility, and love for people has inspired his own personal journey and the creation of his “6-Element” approach to healing.
The author of Feel to Heal: Releasing Trauma Through Body Awareness and Breathwork Practice, Giten regularly leads practitioner trainings and experiential workshops with his unique blend of creativity, depth, and playfulness, while growing the BioDynamic Breathwork & Trauma Release Institute and its global community of friends and colleagues.
Giten is a Licensed Massage Therapist since 1994 (Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy, New York), and certified Breathwork & Body Oriented Therapist since 2001 (Diamond Breath School, Miasto Meditation Institute, Italy), as well as a former Osho Multiversity Therapist (OSHO Meditation Resort, Pune, India).
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His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa,
popularly known as His Holiness Kenting Tai Situ Rinpoche, is proclaimed in number of sacred texts as the incarnation of Bodhisattva Maitreya in Tushita, heaven-crowned as the future Buddha in 623 BC and Subsequent incarnations as Guru padmasambhava.
In 1012 AD, he was born in Tibet as Marpa the Great enlightened Translator, who introduced sacred kagyu lineage from India and continued by his disciple such as the Milarepa and Marpa’s incarnation Gampo Tsultrim Nyingpo, and in 1148 as first Tai Situ Drogon Rechen. In 1407, enlightened Chokyi Gyaltsen received the title "Kuan ting yuan thong miyu tsi guo shi.
In 1727, His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa, the great popularly known as Situ Panchen, founded the Mount of Excellence, nonsectarian, multidisciplinary, Palpung Institutions and established the Palpung Monastic Seat.
300 pre-Buddhist and Buddhist monasteries and 180 monasteries of Kagyu lineage looked up to Palpung Monastic Seat and its supreme head, His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa.
The current His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa was born to a farming and nomadic dual family in the east Tibetan kingdom of Dege in 1954 and shortly after enthroned to the Palpung Monastic Seat.
In 1959, at the age of five, he was brought to safety by senior lamas of the Palpung Monastic Seat to the Kingdom of Bhutan, and then to India following His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama taking refuge.
Until 22 years of age, he grew up in Sikkim, Bhutan and West Bengal. He received ordinations from His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa and from a great number of eminent masters. He received an entirety of basic and advanced studies and transmissions.
In 1976, at age of 23, His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa established the Palpung Sherabling Monastic Seat in Himachal Pradesh, India. which today is contributing towards training, educating, ordaining, and transmitting to the next generation of Buddhist Masters of present and future across and beyond denominations and ethnicity.
In 1984, His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa founded the Maitreya institute, dedicated for interfaith and interdisciplinary harmony through exchange and exposure based on love, kindness, compassion, and wisdom.
Concerned about disharmony among people, religion, and ideology throughout the world, as well as environmental degradation, he initiated in 1989 a pilgrimage for ACTIVE PEACE – ONE WORLD – ONE HUMANITY, which celebrated its silver jubilee in 2014.
His Holiness the Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa is a great scholar, philosopher, poet, artist, architect, geomancer. He authored more than 20 books in English and his compilation in the Tibetan language reaches over 200 volumes; his writing reaches over 15 volumes.
He is continuously teaching and transmitting sacred lineage of Dharma to disciples from all over the world.
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Hank Wesselman, PhD., is an anthropologist and is and evolutionary biologist who has conducted expeditionary fieldwork over the past forty-five years with several international research teams in search of answers to the mystery of human origins in the fossil beds of eastern Africa’s Great Rift Valley. In addition to his scientific publications and his academic teaching in many universities and colleges, he is the award-winning author of nine books on shamanism including his critically acclaimed Spiritwalker Trilogy, the award-winning Awakening to the Spirit World: The Shamanic Path of Direct Revelation (with Sandra Ingerman,) and The Bowl of Light: Ancestral Wisdom from a Hawaiian Shaman and The Re-Enchantment: A Shamanic Path to a life of Wonder. Spiritwalker is now in its 22nd printing and is published in 15 languages abroad. A shamanic teacher for almost thirty years and an apprentice in this mystical tradition for more than forty, he offers experiential training workshops at Mosswood Hollow in Duval, WA, the Breitenbush Conference Center in northern Oregon, and the Omega Institute near New York. He lives with his family on their organic farm in Honaunau, Hawaii Island.
HeatherAsh Amara is the Warrior Goddess Mama and Creatrix of the Warrior Goddess Training series, including The Warrior Heart Practice. She is dedicated to supporting people in developing their self-intimacy, steadiness, and stillness by sharing the most potent tools from a variety of world traditions. Raised in Southeast Asia, HeatherAsh has traveled the world from childhood and is continually inspired by the diversity and beauty of human expression and experience. She brings this open-hearted, inclusive worldview to her writings and teachings. She can often be found covered in adobe mud on her ranch, dancing around the fire, and deepening into the Mystery.
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Master Helen Liang is a world-renowned Tai Chi, Qigong, and Chinese Martial Art master with more than three decades of teaching experience. She is the vice president of the SYL Wushu Taiji Qigong Institute in Vancouver, Canada.
Helen is the author of numerous videos on Tai Chi, Qigong, Liu He Ba Fa (Water Style), and other internal styles of Chinese Martial Art. Her Tai Chi 24 Form... Beginner Tai Chi for Health... Tai Chi for Women... and Qigong for Cancer are all bestsellers on Amazon. Helen was featured twice on the cover of Kungfu Tai Chi Qigong magazine in the United States. She was also featured in the books Chinese Martial Arts Elites, Contemporary Famous Chinese Martial Artists, Kungfu Elements, and Extraordinary Chinese Martial Artists of the World.
In 2005, Helen and her father, Grandmaster Shou-Yu Liang, together with Channel M, Canada, created a one-of-a-kind instructional Tai Chi television series comprising 130 episodes for Canada’s multicultural community. The show, planned and written entirely by Helen and Grandmaster Liang, and hosted by Helen, has been picked up by stations across Canada and the United States. It was nominated for several Leo Awards, namely Best Lifestyle Series, Best Direction, and Best Host, and won the Best Lifestyle Series Award.
In 2017, Helen hosted another Tai Chi video for Canada’s national telecommunications company, Telus Corporation, to promote wellness to Canada’s diverse multicultural community. She has also been featured by many media companies, including Chinese Central Television (CCTV), Shanghai and Sichuan Provincial television in China, national pay-per-view features in the U.S., CBC, Fairchild Television, and Channel M in Canada, as well as numerous newspapers and magazines in the U.S., Canada, and China.
She was invited to demonstrate in the Opening Ceremony of the 10th World Wushu Championships in Toronto in 2009. In 2013 and 2014 she obtained level 8th degree from both International Wushu Sanshou Dao Association (IWSD) and the World Organization of Wushu Kung Fu Masters. She was also awarded Outstanding Martial Arts Achievements by IWSD.
Helen Palmer is an Enneagram author with over 1,000,000 copies in 20+ foreign editions.
In 1988 she co-founded the Narrative Enneagram school with David Daniels, MD. Each founder brought a wealth of prior experience to their teaching. David as a practicing psychiatrist and professor at Stanford University school of medicine. Helen as an academic psychologist and practicing intuitive.
The natural expression of their different orientations has joined two different levels of consciousness. Self-awareness for the horizontal plane of daily living and spiritual method for the vertical ascent of consciousness.
In 1994 they co-directed the first International Enneagram conference, an event that drew 1200 participants and sparked the formation of today’s International Association (IEA) with its worldwide reach.
An American medical herbalist of twenty-three years, Holly Bellebuono is renowned for her work documenting women healers and teaching herbal formulary and pharmacology. Holly’s seven-year project of interviews and research culminated in the documentary book Women Healers of the World: The Traditions, History & Geography of Herbal Medicine and was awarded Book of the Year by The International Herb Association and the Gold Award for Women’s Books by Nautilus Book Awards in 2014. Holly directs The Bellebuono School of Herbal Medicine on Martha’s Vineyard, training and certifying community herbalists in herbal medicine, and she is the founder of Vineyard Herbs Teas & Apothecary. Her work has been featured in Parabola, SageWoman, Juno (Britain), Taproot, The New York Times, and more, and her four other books include The Essential Herbal for Natural Health, The Authentic Herbal Healer, Goal Setting for Open-Minded Business Owners, The Healing Kitchen, and An Herbalist’s Guide to Formulary: The Art and Science of Creating Effective Herbal Remedies.
As a two-time Small Business Owner of the Year Award recipient, Holly leads empowerment seminars for entrepreneurs, and she facilitates international seminars, retreats, and lectures for women’s and business conferences and universities about herbal medicine, symbolism, and the philosophy of healing. Learn more about her work or enroll in her school at her website.
Howard Martin is one of the original leaders who helped Doc Childre found HeartMath. In 1999 he co-authored The HeartMath Solution published by HarperSanFrancisco and he has been with HeartMath’s world-wide training and consulting team since its inception in 1991. In 2000 he authored The HeartMath Method, an audio learning program published by Nightingale Conant. He is also the producer of two award winning musical recordings including Doc Childre’s Heart Zones which spent 50 consecutive weeks on Billboard Magazine’s music charts.
During his career with HeartMath, he has been instrumental in business development and in delivering HeartMath’s practical, yet dynamic, programs to thousands of participants world-wide. Because of his universal appeal, he has conducted training programs and keynote presentations in Fortune 100 companies, government agencies, all four branches of the U.S. military, school systems, ecumenical organizations and through publicly promoted events in over 50 cities on four continents. Prior to his employment with HeartMath Howard had a successful career as a musician followed by a business a financial consulting career as an Account Executive with E.F. Hutton and as Vice President of Capital Funding.
He is a member of Transformational Leadership Counsel, an exclusive organization founded by author Jack Canfield that is made up of leaders in the fields of personal, organizational and social transformation. In 2008 he played a key role in launching the Global Coherence Initiative and serves as a Steering Committee member for this science based project created to unite millions of people in heart-focused care and intention to shift global consciousness. Howard is a key HeartMath spokesperson, conducting approximately 75 media interviews and webinars annually. He speaks internationally on developing new intelligence needed to navigate life during changing times. Media interviews include: ABC Good Morning America, ABC World New Tonight, Discovery Channel, CNN, New York Newsday, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, US News and World Report
Born in Mesa, Arizona, Indigenous to and raised on the island of Guam, Isis Indriya dedicates her life in service to prayer, education, and community activism. With the loss of her mother, Deborah, at the age of four, her desire to commune with the unseen, the ancestors, and those on the other side has been at the forefront of her life and is what led her to ritual as a way of life. At the age of 17, she moved to the U.S. and began her studies in mythology and breathwork, which led to the focus of ancient mystery studies, sacred sciences, and earth wisdom traditions.
With over 20 years experience in various forms of gatherings, ranging from one-on-one sessions to facilitation of rituals of over 30,000 people with wisdom keepers from around the world, Isis dedicates her life to learning and creating platforms for teaching of the sacred sciences of the ancients, Indigenous wisdom, cultural exchange, Nature’s intelligence, and inner transformation as pathways for moving forward. Many people know her through the role she holds as one of the lead producers of The Compass at Lightning in a Bottle Festival, where she has hosted hundreds of thought leaders and entertainers from around the world.
As a minister, culture creator, bridge builder, and fireplace keeper for the Oracle Clan, an educator of ritual, divination, Egyptian cosmology, and Hermeticism, Isis shares what she has learned along the way all over the world, online, on Ritual Community, and through the school she birthed, the Academy of Oracle Arts. She also leads pilgrimages to Egypt, and hosts community prayers and gatherings in her Temple.
She is on the board for Water Now, Church of the Essence, Living Village Culture, and the Oracle Clan, and is an advocate for TheFountain.earth, Bioneers, Unify, and The Compass at Lightning in a Bottle Festival. Her continued study and focus is in regenerative culture as an offering to this life and future generations to come.
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Itzhak Beery is a leading international Shamanic healer, teacher, speaker, community activist and author of three Amazon bestsellers The Gift of Shamanism, Shamanic Transformations, and Shamanic Healing: Traditional Medicine for the Modern World. He was initiated by his Andes and Amazonian teachers and was also trained by other elders from South and North America, Inuit, and Siberia.
Itzhak bridge the sacred indigenous traditions those elders entrusted to him with a relevant present-day shamanic approach to living in our digital age. For over 24 years Itzhak has worked to fulfill the Inca’s Pachakuti - The Condor and the Eagle prophesy, which calls for a new period of correction of time, of cultural cooperation, exchange, and integration between the industrial mind-centered Western world–the Eagle–and the ancient indigenous Earth and the heart-centered world–the Condor. It calls for the return of the feminine nurturing energy and the rise of human peaceful and harmonious consciousness, which is seen as the only sustainable solution to our modern day societal and environmental problems.
Itzhak is the founder of ShamanPortal.org, The Andes Summit and co-founder of the New York Shamanic Circle. He is on the faculty of New York Open Center, Kripalu Center, The Shift Network and a staff’s teacher at Omega Institute. He received 'Ambassador for Peace Award’ from The Universal Peace Federation and the UN. His work has been featured in the New York Times, films, TV, and numerous webinars.
Grammy-nominated Jai Uttal is a kirtan artist, multi-instrumentalist, and ecstatic vocalist. He is a pioneer in the world music community, influenced by both Indian music and American rock and jazz. Jai has been leading, teaching, and performing world music and kirtan — the ancient yoga of chanting or singing to God — around the world for close to 50 years, creating a safe environment for people to open their hearts and voices.
Growing up in New York City, he lived in a home filled with music. He began studying classical piano at the age of seven, and later learned to play old-time banjo, harmonica, and guitar. At age 17, he heard Indian music for the first time; two years later he moved to California and studied under the famous sarod player, Ali Akbar Khan. Jai later began taking regular pilgrimages to India, living among the wandering street musicians of Bengal, and singing with the kirtan wallahs in the temple of his guru, Neem Karoli Baba. He has released 20 highly acclaimed CDs, the latest being the double album, Roots, Rock, Rama!
Jai has emerged as a leading influence in the Western Bhakti movement. He considers Bhakti Yoga to be the core of his musical and spiritual life.
James O’Dea is award winning author of The Conscious Activist, Cultivating Peace, Soul Awakening Practice and other works. He is a former President of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, Washington office director of Amnesty International and CEO of the Seva Foundation.
He has taught peacebuilding to over a thousand students in 30 countries and mentored emerging leaders. He has also conducted frontline social healing dialogues around the world. He is a founding member of The Evolutionary Leaders group and on the Advisory Board of The Peace Alliance, and a Fellow of the Laszlo New Paradigm Institute. www.jamesodea.com
'James O'Dea is a modern day prophet who has journeyed further than anyone I know in the ways of peace' --Lynne Twist, Pachamama Alliance
'James O'Dea is indubitably one of the most evolved souls on the planet' --Ervin Laszlo author of over 40 books on cosmology, consciousness and new science.
James Twyman is the New York Times bestselling author of 16 books, including The Moses Code and Emissary of Light. He's known around the world as the Peace Troubadour, having traveled to many countries at war to share prayers of peace from the world’s 12 major religions, which he put to music in 1994.
He has been invited by peace organizations and even the leaders of countries to Bosnia, Iraq, Northern Ireland, South Africa, Syria, and many other countries to initiate world synchronized meditations while battles raged around him. Each time, millions of people participated, and miracles have often followed.
James has recorded more than 15 albums and has produced or directed six films, including Redwood Highway and Indigo. In 2018 he was consecrated a Franciscan Hermit and now lives in Ajijic, Mexico where he founded Namaste Lake Chapala, an interfaith peace community.
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Jane Burns is a writer, practitioner, and teacher of Celtic shamanism and spirituality. Her introduction to the shamanic path coincided with a diagnosis of cancer in 1996. She began her work as a shamanic practitioner in 2003 and as a teacher of shamanic studies in 2006. Her book, Up a Tree: A Novel and Shamanic Handbook, was published in 2014, followed five years later by her oracle cards, Portal to the Sacred Trees.
Jane has studied core shamanism with Sandra Ingerman, and Celtic shamanism with Tom Cowan. She's a longtime member of the Society for Shamanic Practice and serves on the editorial board for their journal. She teaches a variety of courses on Celtic shamanism, Celtic myth, and the Bardic tradition. She's recently finished a novel entitled The Hungry Sea, a modern-day love story interwoven with ancient Celtic myth.
All of her work is inspired by a 40-year dedication to her own spiritual growth and path.
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Prolific author Jean Haner teaches and consults by referencing the spiritual side of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which she describes as “acupuncture for your spirit.” She integrates these ancient techniques to help you heal spiritually, resolve challenges, and find love and success in life.
Jean has consulted with thousands of people over the past 30 years, and is well known for translating this ancient wisdom into practical information that can be put to immediate use. Her international workshops have built a community of like-minded individuals who support one another in their commitment to a more conscious path, based on open-hearted compassion.
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Jennifer McLean is an internationally acclaimed healer, author, speaker, edge-pusher, and transformational change agent. She is the creator of the renowned healing accelerant “The Spontaneous Transformation Technique (STT),” which can deliver instant transformation and healing in 7-10 minutes. With over 800 practitioners in training in this unique system, it's quickly becoming a “go to” for creating real rapid change in extreme times.
For more than two decades, STT has helped tens of thousands of individuals shift held energy in the body. This system of healing has supported individuals to successfully liberate themselves from old hurts and patterns of obstacles that lead to disease and upset, and to create new neural pathways that reflect a new pattern of Quantum Wholeness.
Jennifer, the author of five books, has appeared on FOX, ABC, and CBS, been featued in numerous online summits, and been covered in a wide variety of publications. She is also the creator of dozens of online healing programs, and is the producer and host of the renowned Healing With The Masters online media franchise (that reached almost 1,000,000 people over 17 seasons). Jennifer is a “healing-into-success” coach, supporting entrepreneurs to make a difference through doing “business-from-the-heart” and on purpose.
Jeralyn Glass is a leader and pioneer in the field of Sound Healing using Alchemy Crystal Singing Bowls®️. She is an internationally known singer, professor, meditation leader, sound-healing practitioner, and crystal singing bowl master alchemist. Her unique presence is informed by her personal alchemy of classical music, meditation, and high-vibrational sound.
In 2015, the course of her life shifted dramatically with the loss of her only child. Sound became the path for her own healing and inspired her active participation with the national Cancer Support Community and Maria Shriver’s Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement. Passionate about music and sound as important tools of self-discovery and healing, Jeralyn founded Crystal Cadence, home of the Los Angeles Crystal Tones Singing Bowl Temple (home to one of the world’s largest selections of Crystal Alchemy Singing Bowls for purchase), where she offers the renowned The Sacred Science of Sound crystal alchemy sound-healing trainings, Alchemy Crystal Singing Bowls consultations, mentorships, and transformational voice.
Jeralyn was the keynote presenter at The Compassionate Friends National Conference, and has performed her high-vibrational music for New Thought heavyweights like Marianne Williamson, Gregg Braden, Anita Moorjani, Lee Harris, Marci Shimoff, and Dr. Sue Morter.
Jeralyn opened the Los Angeles Conscious Life Expo with the late Barbara Marx Hubbard, and presented her concert, Forever Love, at the Science and Spirituality Conference in Canada. She performed her new album, Vibrance — an innovative combination of classic and original songs, jazz-influenced accompaniment, Alchemy Crystal Singing Bowls, and spoken meditation — at the sold-out Scientists, Mystics & Sages Conference. Jeralyn works regularly as a musician and sound-healing practitioner at Kamalaya, an award-winning wellness sanctuary in Thailand.
Jeralyn has been honored to be among the three dozen experts in The Shift Network’s Sound Healing Summit for the past few years. Her courses on The Shift Network continue to uplift lives around the world. Jeralyn’s unique music is available at CrystalCadence.com, on all streaming platforms, and on the Crystal Cadence YouTube channel.
Her popular series and educational platform, The Sacred Science of Sound, features conversations, presentations, and performances offering leading-edge information on vibrational medicine, bioenergetics, and the healing power of music.
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Jessica Dibb is founder, spiritual director, and principal teacher at Inspiration Consciousness School and Community, which is dedicated to promoting personal, relational, and planetary wellness. For over 25 years she has designed and facilitated workshops, classes, and ongoing breath-centered trainings that are grounded in an integrated model of psychospiritual healing and development to support self-actualization.
Jessica's teachings assist people in cultivating consciousness through all stages of life. Using integrative breathwork, psychodynamic principles, movement, meditation, expressive modalities, the Enneagram, and many other established and emergent wisdom teachings, she facilitates embodied awareness of each moment.
Jessica has taught integrative breathwork at the Psychotherapy Networker Conference for over a decade, and has presented at the International Enneagram Conference for the past 20 years. She co-directs the Global Professional Breathwork Alliance (GPBA), and is current chair of the GPBA’s Ethics Committee.
Jessica founded and hosts the annual Enneagram Global Summit, co-hosted the Breathwork Summit in 2012 and 2020, and was the weaver and visionary behind the innovative conference Breath Immersion: From Science to Samadhi, at Omega Institute and Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health. Jessica, who initiated understanding of the "unified breath field," is currently writing a book on integrating breathwork into psychotherapy.
Jessica's a founding board member of Convergence, a nonprofit organization working to promote dialogue and innovative solutions for challenging social issues of our time. She was an advisor to the U.S.-Muslim Engagement Project, and served on the board of the United States Consensus Council for Search for Common Ground. Jessica is also project liaison for the United Nations Emergency Peace Service Project.
Her deepest passion is to support evolving creativity and positive possibilities on our planet by supporting awakened consciousness, and the embodiment of love, wisdom, and presence in every moment… for all life.
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Joan Borysenko, PhD, is a world-renowned expert in the mind-body connection. A licensed psychologist and a Harvard-trained cell biologist, Joan synthesizes cutting edge science with deep humanity. Her work has been foundational in an international health-care revolution that recognizes the role of meaning, and the spiritual dimensions of life, as an integral part of health and healing. Author of 17 books including her groundbreaking work, the New York Times bestseller Minding the Body, Mending the Mind and numerous audio and video programs for meditation and stress management, Joan’s work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, on Public Television, and on many websites. Dr. Borysenko’s warmth and credibility plus her lively sense of humor make her one the most popular and sought-after speakers in the fields of health, healing, and spirituality.
Dr. Borysenko earned her doctorate in Medical Sciences from Harvard Medical School and completed her post-doctoral training in cancer cell biology. But after the death of her father from cancer, she became more interested in the person with the illness than in the disease itself, completing two more postdoctoral fellowships in the new fields of behavioral medicine and psychoneuroimmunology. Her latest project – SyNAPSE – integrates science, nutrition, awareness training, positive psychology, spirituality and epigenetics in a personalized approach to self-caring. President of Mind-Body Health Sciences, LLC, Joan lives in the mountains of New Mexico with her husband, Gordon Dveirin and their two noble standard poodles, Mitzi and Milo.
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Dr. John Douillard, DC, CAP, is recognized as a global leader in the fields of natural health, Ayurveda, and sports medicine. He is the creator of LifeSpa, the leading Ayurvedic health and wellness resource on the web, with thousands of free articles, ebooks, and videos. With 10.7M+ YouTube views and over 135k newsletter subscribers, LifeSpa is evolving the way that Ayurveda is understood around the world, melding ancient wisdom with modern science.
The former director of player development for the New Jersey Nets NBA team, Dr. John is also a repeat guest on The Dr. Oz Show. He has authored seven health books, including bestsellers Eat Wheat and The 3-Season Diet, seven online courses, including Yoga Journal’s Ayurveda 201 on Ayurvedic psychology, and directs LifeSpa Ayurvedic Clinic, the 2013 Holistic Wellness Center of the Year in Boulder, Colorado.
John Perkins Author/Activist/Shaman John Perkins focuses on transformation – personal, communal, and global. He was Chief Economist at a major international consulting firm where he advised the World Bank, United Nations, Fortune 500 corporations, and the US and other governments. His books have sold more than a million copies, spent over 70 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, and are published in more than 30 languages. He has lectured at Harvard, Oxford and more than 50 other universities; he has been featured on ABC, NBC, CNN, CNBC, NPR, A&E, the History Channel, and in Time, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Der Spiegel, and many other publications. In addition to his New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man and other nonfiction books on global intrigue, he has authored five books on indigenous cultures and transformation. He is a founder of Dream Change and The Pachamama Alliance, nonprofits dedicated to creating a regenerative, peaceful, and thriving world. He was awarded the Lennon Ono Grant for Peace, 2012. www.johnperkins.org
Jonathan Goldman, MA, is an international authority and a pioneer in the field of sound healing. He has authored numerous books, including Healing Sounds, The 7 Secrets of Sound Healing, Chakra Frequencies (co-authored with his wife Andi), The Divine Name (winner of the 2011 Visionary Award for Best Alternative Health Book), and his latest (also co-authored with his wife Andi), The Humming Effect, which won the COVD Visionary Award for Best Health Book.
Jonathan is director of the Sound Healers Association and president of Spirit Music, Inc. in Boulder, Colorado. A Grammy nominee, he has created more than 25 award-winning recordings, including The Divine Name (with Gregg Braden), Reiki Chants, Frequencies, Ascencion Harmonics, Chakra Chants, and Merkaba of Sound. Chakra Chants has been a double Visionary Award winner for Album of the Year and Best Healing/Meditation Music, and was honored in 2016 with the Visionary Award for Iconic Album. His albums Ultimate Om, Reiki Chants and The Divine Name have all been separately named as winners in the Iconic Music category.
Jonathan, a lecturing member of the International Society for Music Medicine, has dedicated his life to the path of service, helping awaken and empower others with the ability of sound to heal and transform. In spring 2011, Jonathan was named one of Watkins’ Mind Body Spirit magazine’s 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People. Also in 2011, Jonathan was inducted into the Massage Therapy Hall of Fame. He presents Healing Sounds lectures, workshops, and seminars worldwide.
Judith Aston is widely recognized as a pioneer in the art and science of kinetics. She created the Aston® Paradigm and Aston® Kinetics, which include many forms of movement training, bodywork, fitness programs, and ergonomics. Her acute ability to “see” and to train others to see, move, and feel, established her discipline of bodywork and movement professionally. Judith’s highly developed skill allows her to use her insights to problem solve and create unique sessions or program designs for individuals, groups, corporations, and more.
Early in her career, from 1963 to 1972, Judith taught movement, physical education, and dance for performing artists and athletes at Long Beach Community College. In 1968, at the request of Dr. Ida Rolf, she developed the movement education program for Rolfing SI and taught this program until 1977.
Among her accolades, Judith has been honored by the Association of Humanistic Psychology for her work as a Somatic Pioneer, and received a 2006 National Office of Aging – Best Practices in Health Promotion Award, a 2008 AMTA President’s Award for Distinguished Service, plus several awards from the World Massage Festival. She is a Registered Somatic Movement Educator and Therapist with International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association (ISMETA).
Judith, the author of Moving Beyond Posture: In Your Body on the Earth, and the newly released Aston® Postural Assessment: a New Paradigm for Evaluating Body Patterns, was featured in a documentary with Emilie Conrad for the Moving Legends series on dancers who created somatic systems
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Judith Orloff, MD, is a psychiatrist, empath, and New York Times bestselling author of The Empath's Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People, an empowering book for anyone who wants to develop their sensitivities and empathy. Her other books are Thriving as an Empath, and Emotional Freedom.
As an intuitive healer and member of UCLA's clinical psychiatric faculty, Judith synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with leading-edge knowledge of intuition, energy, and spirituality. She specializes in treating highly sensitive, empathic people, and offers private sessions with clients, providing ongoing psychotherapy, individual consultations, and emotional wellness coaching.
Judith’s work has been featured on CNN, Today, and in O, The Oprah Magazine, The New York Times, and USA Today, which referred to her as “a serene maverick.” She has spoken at Google in Los Angeles, TEDx US, and TEDx Gateway Asia.
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Julie Bjelland, LMFT, is a psychotherapist who specializes in working with people dealing with high sensitivity. She's host of The HSP Podcast, and founder of the Sensitive Empowerment Community, whose mission is to create a paradigm shift where sensitivity is embraced, valued, and honored. Julie offers multiple essential resources for educating, inspiring, and empowering HSPs. Register for her free masterclasses, take the sensitivity quiz, and profoundly transform your life in her courses and community. Her HSPs in Business Group is designed to support and empower sensitive people to grow heart-centered businesses, share their voices, and be part of the change the world needs. Her HSP Dating Group is a safe space bringing together conscious, kind, caring sensitive people, offering both hetero and LGBTQ+ HSPs.
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Kahontakwas Diane Longboat is a member of the Turtle Clan, Mohawk Nation, at Six Nations Grand River Territory, Canada. She is a ceremonial leader, traditional teacher, a builder, and a healer. Diane is founder of Soul of the Mother, a Healing Lodge, born of vision in 1994, on the shores of the Grand River, with extensive relationships with First Nations in Canada and globally.
Diane is a professional educator with a Master's degree in education. In 2017-2018, Diane was the Indigenous Education Advisor to the Premier of Ontario and two Ministers of Education. Diane is also founder of First Nations House (Office of Aboriginal Student Services and Programs) at the University of Toronto.
Diane was co-chair for the Indigenous Peoples Program at the Parliament of the World’s Religions global gathering in Toronto, 2018. Diane is recognized as an Evolutionary Leader by the Source of Synergy Foundation and is a member of the Council of Elders of many organizations in North America, including the Canadian Museum of Human Rights in Winnipeg, Canada, and the Digital Global Commission on Justice and Healing.
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Karen Newell is an author and specialist in personal development with a diverse body of work that rests upon the foundation of heart-centered consciousness. Her lifelong interest in ancient cultures and sacred sites catalyzed her drive to understand the purpose of our existence. She became fascinated with esoteric spiritual texts and sought the complete story of humanity’s collective history.
In her search for answers, it became clear that first-hand personal experience is crucial for deepening one’s understanding. Inspired, she enrolled in hands-on experiential courses to investigate and develop such skills as meditation, lucid dreaming, astral travel, telepathy, remote viewing, self-hypnosis, and forms of energy healing, which validated that we all can develop these abilities. Most surprising was that this exploration led to unexpected personal and spiritual growth.
As an innovator in the emerging field of brainwave entrainment audio meditation, Karen empowers others in their journeys of self-discovery. Using Sacred Acoustics recordings and other techniques, she teaches how to enter and engage with your inner world to connect to guidance, achieve inspiration, improve wellness, and develop intuition. Her teachings enable individuals to achieve life transformations towards greater self-fulfillment and contentment, quality relationships, and choices aligned with one’s soul calling.
Karen is co-author with Eben Alexander III, MD, of Living in a Mindful Universe. At international workshops presented with Dr. Alexander, Karen demonstrates key practices of consciousness exploration: heart awareness, intention, maintaining neutrality, emotional management, and cultivating internal knowing.
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Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, Yogaraj (Ayurveda), AD, DN-C, RH, is one of the foremost natural healing experts in North America. He holds a doctorate in Ayurveda, and is nationally credentialed in the U.S. to teach herbalism, Kundalini yoga, and Ayurvedic massage.
K.P. is a professor at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, a founding faculty of the Ayurvedic sciences program at Bastyr University, president emeritus of the American Herbalists Guild, and director emeritus of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association. He's also a faculty member in the botanical medicine department at the National College of Natural Medicine, where he trains naturopathic medical students and teaches Ayurveda.
He’s written or edited 30 books, including major works on Ayurveda, Chinese medicine, and physiology. His latest book, The Way of Ayurvedic Herbs, co-authored with Michael Tierra, brings Ayurveda to life in an understandable and practical way.
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Dr. Kate Levinson is the author of Emotional Currency: A Woman’s Guide to Building a Healthy Relationship with Money. Her book and workshops provide an alternative understanding and approach to our relationship with money through including the psychological, spiritual, symbolic and political natures of money.
Kate regularly offers Emotional Currency™ Workshops virtually as well as in the San Francisco Bay Area and occasionally in other cities, including Chicago, Portland, Seattle, Santa Fe and Minneapolis. A licensed marriage and family therapist, she consults with individuals, couples, and groups to untangle their relationship with money in her offices in San Rafael and Point Reyes Station, CA, and virtually.
Her blogs for Psychology Today and tweets can be found on her website. She regularly speaks on money or women and money and is the convener of the Women, Money, Spirit symposium. Kate resides in West Marin, on the coast north of San Francisco, where she and her husband owned and operated Point Reyes Books. She is the co-founder of Black Mountain Circle, a non-profit offering events at the confluence of story, nature and spirit.
Kathleen Booker is an effervescent native New Yorker, whose energy is infectious. Passionate about conscious connected breathwork therapy, Kathleen knows firsthand the energy, healing, peace, and joy it creates in one’s life. As a certified and insured breathwork coach, she has worked with many masters in the field of conscious connected breathwork therapy. For more than 10 years, she has used her coaching and intuitive skills to support individuals in clearly identifying areas in need of growth, healing, and focused goal creation. Kathleen’s instinctive sense of what will motivate and empower her clients helps catalyze their transformation.
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Dr. Katie Hendricks, an evolutionary catalyst, contextual disruptor, and freelance mentor, has been a pioneer in the field of body intelligence and conscious loving for 50 years. Her purpose, she says, is to “feel through to the heart with laser-love and evoke essence through deep play.”
Katie is the co-author of 12 books, including the bestselling Conscious Loving... At The Speed of Life... and Conscious Loving Ever After: How to Create Thriving Relationships at Midlife and Beyond. Passionate about the power of embodied integrity and full-spectrum presence, her work explores the how of consciousness—and the structures and practices that befriend and transform fear into presence, relational authenticity, and resonant collaboration.
She specializes in translating concepts such as commitment into directly felt experiences that lead to new choices and creative engagement. Her unique coaching and leadership programs have generated hundreds of body intelligence and relationship coaches in the U.S. and Europe. She developed and led the unique Leadership and Transformation Training for 30 years, and is currently joining with her community through the Foundation for Conscious Living to create the Big Leap Online Programs. These online videos are designed to support people in coming home to presence, restoring resourcefulness, and creating caring communities.
Katie Silcox, MA, is the New York Times bestselling author of Healthy Happy Sexy: Ayurveda Wisdom for Modern Women, which has been translated into multiple languages around the globe. Holding a master’s in Hinduism and the Ayurveda Sciences, Katie is an internationally recognized teacher, Ayurvedic educator, mentor to women, and inspirer of hearts and minds. She is renowned for her depth of study and her ability to present the complexities of ancient wisdom in a practical, life-affirming manner, as well as for her unique capacity to distill the teachings with “Southern belle” humor and grace.
Her signature teaching style includes somatic movement, restorative yoga, dance, sound, breath, emotion processing, manifestation technology, holistic biomechanics, and structural trauma-release methods. Lively, outspoken, and sassy, Katie has studied medicine with Tibetan amchis in Ladakh, whirled with Sufis in Goa, crunched numbers with M.I.T. stock market predictors in the south of Spain, seen visions with shamans in Morocco, and taught Fortune 500 CEOs how to heal their bodies in Mexico.
Katie was named one of San Francisco’s Best Yoga Teachers by Common Ground magazine, one of 70 Yogis Changing the World by Origin magazine, and one of 100 Trailblazers in Yoga and Ayurveda by Spirituality & Health magazine. Katie has written extensively on the topics of yoga, Ayurveda, sexuality, herbalism, and women’s health in such publications as Yoga Journal, Common Ground, and Origin.
Katie has sipped from the honey of many globally known teachers, including a decade-long guru-disciple initiation into the Himalayan lineage-based Sri Vidya Tantra. Today, she works solely with the inner guru of her own heart and is a dedicated student of spirituality.
Kelly Sullivan Walden is on a mission to awaken the world to the power of dreams. Known as one of America’s premier dream analysts, Kelly has authored more than 10 books, including the recently released Luminous Humanness: 365 Ways to Go, Grow & Glow to Make it Your Best Year Yet. She is co-author of Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dreams and the Unexplainable... Chicken Soup for the Soul: Dreams and Premonitions... and the multi-award-winning author of The Hero’s Journey Dream Oracle cards, journal, meditations, and app.
As a dream expert, Kelly is a regular guest on many national talk shows, including The Dr. Oz Show, The Real, Coast to Coast AM, and Hallmark’s Home & Family. She’s decoded dreams for celebrities such as Topher Grace, Stassi Schroeder, Logan Paul, Rikki Lake, The Real Housewives of Orange County, and Dancing with the Stars’ Maksim Chmerkovskiy, to name just a few.
Kelly is a certified clinical hypnotherapist whose unique approach to dream therapy led her to become a trusted advisor, enriching the lives of thousands of individuals, including Fortune 500 executives, UN ambassadors, celebrities, inner-city kids, and stay-at-home moms. She is an inspirational speaker, workshop facilitator, and the host of the Ask Dr. Dream podcast.
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Kenneth S. Cohen (Gao Han), MA, is a world-renowned Tai Chi and Qigong Grandmaster with more than 50 years of experience. A former collaborator with Alan Watts, he’s the author of the internationally acclaimed book The Way of Qigong and more than 200 journal articles on spirituality and health. Ken received his teaching certificate from the William C. C. Chen School of Tai Chi Chuan in 1974 and continued training with B. P. Chan and Madame Gao Fu. He eventually became the apprentice of Taoist Abbot Huang Geng Shi (1910-1999), an acupuncturist, Qi healer, and martial artist from China’s sacred Xi Qiao Mountain.
A leader in the dialogue between ancient wisdom and modern science, Ken was one of the first to teach Qigong in North American medical schools. His sponsors have included the Mayo Clinic, the Menninger Institute, the American Cancer Society, and numerous cultural organizations. He is the recipient of the Alyce and Elmer Green Lifetime Achievement Award in Energy Medicine. Ken is known for his friendly and engaging teaching style, making ancient healing arts easy to understand and a joy to practice.
Ken Honda is a bestselling self-development author in Japan, with book sales surpassing seven million copies since 2001. His latest book is called Happy Money: The Japanese Art of Making Peace with Your Money.
Ken studied law at Waseda University in Tokyo and entered the Japanese workforce as a business consultant and investor. Ken's financial expertise comes from owning and managing several businesses, including an accounting company, a management consulting firm, and a venture capital corporation. His writings bridge the topics of finance and self-help, focusing on creating and generating personal wealth and happiness through deeper self-honesty.
Ken provides ongoing support through mentoring programs, business seminars, therapeutic workshops, and correspondence courses.
Ken is the first person from Japan to be voted into the Transformational Leadership Council, a group of personal and professional development leaders. Ken, who is fluent in Japanese and English, lived in Boston, Massachusetts for two years, and currently resides in Tokyo, Japan.
Ken Page, LCSW, is a leading voice of hope and wisdom for everyone--single or coupled--who desires beautiful, sustainable romantic love. He is a renowned psychotherapist, host of the Deeper Dating Podcast, and author of the bestseller Deeper Dating: How to Drop the Games of Seduction and Discover the Power of Intimacy.His speaks to a universal audience and also embraces and welcomes the LGBTQ community. He has been featured in O, The Oprah Magazine, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, Fox News, WPIX-TV News, Match.com, ChristianMingle, JDate and more.
Page has led hundreds of workshops on intimacy and spirituality for many thousands of participants. His work has been highly acclaimed by numerous top thought leaders, including Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt, Arielle Ford, Edward Hallowell, MD, Chip Conley, Judith Orloff, MD. and Katherine Woodward Thomas. He lives in Long Beach with his husband and their children.
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Kenneth R. Pelletier, PhD, MD — is a Clinical Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine; Department of Family and Community Medicine; and Department of Psychiatry at the University of California School of Medicine (UCSF) in San Francisco. At UCSF Med, he is Director of the Corporate Health Improvement Program (CHIP) which is a collaborative research program between CHIP and 15 of the Fortune 500 corporations including Ford, Oracle, Prudential, Dow, Lockheed Martin, NASA, Pepsico, IBM, Cummins, Steelcase, and the Mayo Clinic. He also serves as Chairman of the American Health Association (AHA) and is a Vice President with American Specialty Health (ASH).
Currently, Dr. Pelletier is a medical and business consultant to the US Department of Health and Human Services, the World Health Organization (WHO), the National Business Group on Health, the Federation of State Medical Boards, and major corporations including Cisco, IBM, American Airlines, Prudential, Dow, Disney, Ford, Mercer, Merck, Pepsico, Ford, Pfizer, Walgreens, NASA, Microsoft ENCARTA, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare, Health Net, the Pasteur Institute of Lille, France, the Alpha Group of Mexico, and the Singapore Ministry of Health. He also serves on the boards of the Rancho la Puerta (Mexico), Fries Foundation, American Institute of Stress (AIS), American Journal of Health Promotion (AJHP),as a Founding Board Member of the American Board of Integrative Medicine (ABOIM), and as a peer reviewer for the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (JOEM), Annals of Internal Medicine, Health Affairs, and webMD.
Dr. Pelletier’s research, clinical practice, and publications have been the subject of numerous national television programs including several appearances on the ABC World News, the Todayprogram, Good Morning America, the CBS Evening News, 48 Hours, the McNeil-Lehrer Newshour, CNN, FOX News, CBS Sunday Morning, Hour Magazine, the Time/Lifevideo series, the award winning BBC series The Long Search, and the five-part Blue Cross/Blue Shield sponsored PBS series Healthy People, Healthy Business.
Dr. Pelletier is the author of fourteen (14) books, including the international bestseller Mind as Healer, Mind as Slayer (New York: Delacorte and Delta, 1977; Revised in 1992); Sound Mind, Sound Body (New York: Delacorte and Delta, 1981; Revised in 1991); Longevity: Fulfilling Our Biological Potential (New York: Delacorte, Delta, and Doubleday, 1984); Healthy People in Unhealthy Places (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995); Holistic Medicine: From Stress to Optimal Health (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000); Stress Free for Good (New York: Harper Collins, 2005); New Medicine (London & New York: Penguin – Dorling Kindersley, 2007); and Change Your Genes, Change Your Life (San Rafael: Origin Press, 2018). He was a Woodrow Wilson Fellow, studied at the CG Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland and has published over 300 professional journal articles in behavioral medicine, disease management, worksite interventions, alternative/integrative medicine, and epigenetics.
Layering traditional kirtan with instantly accessible melodies and modern instrumentation, Krishna Das has been called yoga’s “rock star.” With a remarkably soulful voice that touches the deepest chord in even the most casual listener, Krishna Das — known to friends, family, and fans as simply KD — has taken call-and-response chanting out of yoga centers and into concert halls, becoming a worldwide icon and the bestselling Western chant artist of all time. His album Live Ananda (released January 2012) was nominated for a Grammy in the Best New Age album category.
KD spent the late ’60s traveling across the country as a student of Ram Dass. In August 1970, he finally made the journey to India, which led him to Ram Dass’ own beloved guru, Neem Karoli Baba, known to devotees as Maharaj-ji. Given the name Krishna Das, KD began to chant as part of following the path of Bhakti yoga, the yoga of devotion.
He took solace in music, finding peace and strength in both his Bhakti yoga practice as well as in such heroes as Ray Charles, Van Morrison, Steely Dan, and Bruce Springsteen (whom he laughingly calls “the Bodhisattva of New Jersey”). KD also co-founded Triloka Records, a California-based label specializing in world music, releasing such artists as Jai Uttal, sarod virtuoso Ali Akbar Khan, and legendary jazz musician/composer Jackie McLean.
In 1994, KD started to lead chanting at Jivamukti Yoga Center, NYC, with an ever-growing audience of yoga students that has led him to chant with people all around the world. In February 2013, Krishna Das performed at the Grammy awards in Los Angeles, which was streamed online to millions of viewers. The award-winning film One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das, which has been shown in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 10 countries, is available on DVD everywhere.
KD’s 16th album, Peace of My Heart, released in October 2018 on behalf of the Kirtan Wallah Foundation, offers nearly two hours of deeply moving, meditative, and artfully restrained new recordings born out of a request from a yoga teacher who works with children on the autism spectrum. Forgoing the ecstatic tempo changes so common to temple-style kirtan, these five new tracks move slowly and deliberately. The song-to-song steadiness is both striking and soothing, and as emotionally impactful as ever.
“The chanting just hits you and you want to be a part of it,” KD promises. “That’s the point of this whole thing. That’s what cuts through all the ‘stuff.’ You get lit up. You don’t have to know what it means.”
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Krista Holland, a multifaceted teacher and frame drummer, is the founder of the Sacred Drumming Academy, where she shares her in-depth training and studies of the frame drum and leads sacred drumming circles and ceremonies. She has devoted more than 25 years of research and practice of the frame drum and its incredible cross-cultural history, and has 15 years experience teaching the frame drum to others.
Krista learned the art of frame drumming along with ritual, myth, and ancient feminine drum history while apprenticing for 14 years under the tutelage of the late Layne Redmond, author of When the Drummers Were Women. Krista also counts Babatunde Olatunji, Yshai Afterman, and Walter Garces among her most influential drumming teachers.
Primarily focusing her frame drumming on its healing aspects rather than on drum performance, Krista has drummed privately for cancer patients in hospice, pregnant mothers at their blessing ways, grieving parents, modern temple dancers, trance journeys, children at bedtime, elderhood rites of passage, and a variety of other life ceremonies and rituals.
Krista is known for her unique style of playing, her powerfully transformative teaching, and her knowledge of the mythology and widespread history connected to the ancient lineage of global frame drummers. She teaches sacred drumming through online and in-person private classes, group workshops, immersions, and international retreats.
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Authorized as a lama in 1986 by Kalu Rinpoche, Lama Palden has been teaching Tibetan Buddhism since that time. Her spiritual background includes study and practice in many traditions. She is also a licensed psychotherapist and feels that it greatly speeds the spiritual jdevelopment if the body and psyche are integrated on the journey.
Lauren Walker, who’s been teaching yoga and meditation since 1997, created Energy Medicine Yoga while teaching at Norwich University, the oldest private military college in the country. She teaches EMYoga across the U.S. and internationally, and has been featured many times in Yoga Journal, Mantra Wellness magazine, and Yoga Digest.
She is the author of Energy Medicine Yoga: Amplify the Healing Power of Your Yoga Practice, and The Energy Medicine Yoga Prescription. Both books won the Nautilus Silver award for best Body, Mind & Spirit Practices.
Lauren published a feature article about her work in The New York Times, and was named one of the top 100 most influential yoga teachers in America. She also trains teachers to teach her highly intuitive, yet simple healing methods. EMYoga is compatible with all types of yoga and can be learned by both beginning and expert yoga practitioners. Her new book, The Energy to Heal, will be published in 2022.
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Lavinia Plonka body language expert for more than 35 years, helps people improve their movement, behavior, relationships, and careers. Author of several books and audio programs, her unique expertise connects the dots between posture, movement, emotions, and the mind.
Lavinia’s training and professional career include theater, dance, yoga, and the martial arts. She's taught the Feldenkrais Method for 25 years, is a certified assistant trainer, and a level CL4 teacher of the Alba Method and an Emotional Body® instructor. She was an artist-in-residence for the Guggenheim Museum in New York, and a movement consultant for theater and television companies around the world, including the National Folk Theater of Ireland and Nickelodeon. She's conducted workshops for Esalen, The National Council on Aging, and is the director of Asheville Movement Center, in North Carolina.
Learn somatic movements, mind-body exercises, and meditations that call you into profound awareness of the archetypes within you to dramatically elevate your self-perception, intuitive vision, potential, and wellbeing.LEARN MORE
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Lee Holden first discovered the healing power of Qigong and Tai Chi after experiencing injuries that nearly crippled him. He was impressed by how these ancient practices healed his body and allowed him to return to playing, and he made their study a priority. Today, he is an internationally-known instructor in meditation, Tai Chi, and Qigong. He is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist, and author of 7 Minutes of Magic. His popular library of Qigong DVDs has made him a regular fixture on American Public Television and more than 105 PBS stations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Lee’s unique Qigong programs have been seen in more than 50 million households.
Lee’s expertise and down-to-earth teaching style make him a popular speaker and workshop facilitator. He’s worked with world-famous healers like Deepak Chopra and Mantak Chia, a widely revered Qigong expert. He consults top Silicon Valley corporations like Apple, Google, and Cisco on stress management. He's even been the wellness consultant for several Hollywood film productions. He is also a Doctor of Chinese Medicine, a graduate of Five Branches Institute of Acupuncture in Santa Cruz, California, a leading acupuncture college in the U.S., and graduated from UC Berkeley with a BA in Psychology.
Follow in the footsteps of masters who have realized their full potential and reached the peak of human achievement — as you use Qigong, breathwork, and meditation to unlock your own “superhuman” abilities.LEARN MORE
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Lei‘ohu Ryder is a Hawaiian spiritual leader, visionary, healer, singer/songwriter, and educator. Along with her partner, Maydeen ’Iao, they are Kumu Aloha (emissaries of aloha) and advocates for the indigenous soul in all people. Their love and knowledge of Hawai‘i, help us connect with ourselves, with Spirit, and the essence of Aloha.
Lei‘ohu offers her gifts to you on Maui, in Hawai‘i and throughout the world, through blessings, music, public speaking, intensives, counseling, healing work, wedding ceremonies, and funeral services... all with aloha.
Lei‘ohu’s talents and knowledge are honored and loved in her community and the world. Lei‘ohu has received the Gandhi-King Peace Hero Award, the Peace Educator Award from the United Nations, the Woman of Honor award from Women’s History Month, the Educator Award from the Peace Corps, and the Malama Ka’Aina Award from the Sierra Club. She has shared her gifts throughout Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and North America.
Dr. Linda Backman, licensed psychologist, has been in private practice for over 30 years. Linda’s degrees come from the University of Oregon, University of North Carolina, and Northern Arizona University. In addition, Linda has received training in numerous traditional and nontraditional techniques including hypnotherapy, between lives soul regression therapy, past life regression therapy, and shamanic soul retrieval. Linda has presented on numerous topics nationally and internationally for a number of years.
With the administrative coordination of her husband, Dr. Earl Backman, Linda provides individual regression sessions, training in past life and between lives regression, and workshops about soul purpose/progression, spirit guides, and moving through grief with spiritual understanding — in Colorado, throughout the U.S., and abroad.
Linda’s passion is to work in concert with the psychospiritual realm, assisting individuals and couples on their paths. Helping people to move forward in their lives, while understanding the connection between our grounded reality and what is not seen, but is spirit-guided, is her greatest goal. Learning the lessons of current life, and moving forward, can assist each of us as individuals, and as a collective.
Immediately following the birth of her first child, Lindsey Wise bled to death. During her near-death experience, she found herself surrounded by multitudes of light beings, who initiated her into the world of subtle energies and healing vibrations. In that moment, she realized that all beings create their own unique vibration — their soul song. She also realized that she wanted to return to earth to be a mother to the daughter she had just birthed.
Lindsey’s work is to awaken humanity to the power of connection. She sees motherhood as a sacred calling. She has traveled the world and the astral realms, cultivating healing techniques to help people awaken to the power of their own voice and to honor the deep needs of the inner child. Lindsey, an E-RYT 500-certified yoga teacher, blends yoga, breathwork, guided journeys, energetic healing, and community song to help people overcome fear and anxiety, and to clear the energetic blocks that limit expression.
She and her husband Josh have three children. As a family, they lived in Bali for eight years. They currently make their home in Northern California. Lindsey is honored to host this summit.
Grow and heal within a conscious, supportive community of mothers as Lindsey lovingly guides you in remembering, honoring, and embodying YOU as the woman your soul envisions.LEARN MORE
Lisa Barnett is the internationally recognized bestselling author of The Infinite Wisdom of the Akashic Records and From Questioning to Knowing – 73 Prayers to Transform Your Life. She is also the Founder of Akashic Knowing School of Wisdom where she has spent over 20 years empowering students with her Wisdom Prayer System to access soul guidance with ease.
She incorporates information from your Soul's Library, the Akashic Record, with energetic healing on a Soul level to help you break through blocks, clear pain, fear and Karma, to create the Life Your Heart and Soul Desire. In her Akashic Readings, Lisa answers your questions and assists with steps to heal and support your life. Lisa has assisted thousands to transform their lives by accessing their Soul guidance and divine healing energy.
Lisa Schrader, the Founder of Awakening Shakti, has impacted the lives of thousands of women for two decades as a workshop leader, author, speaker and coach. Her transformational online programs and proven curriculum show women how to usher in a whole new way of BEING in their authentic feminine power: in the body, heart and soul of their Shakti.
Her work has been featured on Oprah, Oxygen and VH1. She is on the faculty of The Shift Network where she has hosted the global Shakti Summit on “Sensuality, Sex and the Sacred.” She is the author of Kama Sutra 52: A Year's Worth of the Best Positions for Passion and Pleasure from Quiver Books and she hosts a podcast called SheSource for practical and professional women who are ready to move from tapped out to turned on.
She is recognized as a Professional Certified Coach by the International Coach Federation and has a private practice supporting clients worldwide. She has a life rich with family, community, nature, and blessings in the Sierra Foothills of Northern California.
Loch Kelly, MDiv, LCSW, is an author, meditation teacher, psychotherapist, and founder of the nonprofit, Open-Hearted Awareness Institute. Loch teaches in a non-sectarian human being lineage using an adult education style based in the earliest non-dual wisdom traditions, modern science and psychotherapy. Loch is grateful to all his teachers and shares from his own experience that has given him great joy, freedom and love. Loch’s work is to help people access awakening as the next natural stage of human development. He offers in-person retreats, workshops, and online video and audio courses. He served on the New York Insight Teachers Council, studied extensively with Mingyur Rinpoche, and was invited to teach direct realization by Adyashanti.
Loch has collaborated with neuroscientists at Yale, UPenn, and NYU in the study of how awareness training can enhance compassion and wellbeing. As a licensed psychotherapist, Loch has been teaching seminars, supervising clinicians and practicing awareness psychotherapy in NYC for 30 years. Loch is a graduate of Columbia University and Union Theological. He was awarded a fellowship to study forms of non-dual meditation in Sri Lanka, India and Nepal from 1981-1982 and has studied with teachers from around the world. He studied Buddhism with Professor Lily de Silva at the University of Kandy, Sri Lanka, Insight Meditation with Godwin Samararatne and at the Theravada monasteries, Inter-Spiritual Contemplative Meditation with Fr. Bede Griffiths and Anthony de Mello, Advaita at Sri Ramana Ashram, and Dzogchen and Sutra Mahamudra with Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche in Nepal. Loch spent 10 years establishing homeless shelters and community lunch programs and working in a community mental health clinic in Brooklyn, New York. He also served as Coordinator of Counseling and Interspiritual Chaplain at Union Theological Seminary and worked extensively with families recovering from the trauma of 9/11. Loch currently lives in New York City with his wife Paige and their cat Duffy.
Yeye Luisah Teish is a storyteller-writer, an artist-activist, and spiritual guidance counselor. She's an initiated elder (Iyanifa) in the Ifa/Orisha tradition, and a member of the Global Council for Ancestor Veneration. She has authored six books, most notably Jambalaya: The Natural Woman’s Book of Personal Charms and Practical Rituals, and co-authored On Holy Ground: Commitment and Devotion to Sacred Land, with Kahuna Leilani Birely.
Yeye is a member of the Fountain and the Mother Earth Delegation of United Original Nations. A contributor to 35 anthologies, magazines including Ms., Essence, SageWoman, and Yoga Journal, her books have been translated into German, Spanish, and French, and her prayers and poetry have been published in seven indigenous languages. Her articles and artworks appear in Coreopsis: Journal of Myth and Theater, and the Cascadia Subduction Zone Journal of speculative fiction.
She serves as the resident Elder-Advisor for Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth (RJOY); a member Jubilee Justice Journeys and the Mother Earth Delegation of United Indigenous Nations. Her issues are global food security, water quality and access, reforestation, and violence against women and girls.
Her performances include St John the Divine Cathedral in New York, The Ogden Museum in New Orleans, The Museu Calouste Gulbenkian in Lisbon Portugal , The Galaxy Theater in Auckland, New Zealand, and La Casa de la Poesia in Caracas, Venezuela.
She has a creative writing specialization certificate from Wesleyan University and has designed, directed, and performed myth and ritual theater in Europe, Venezuela, and New Zealand. She's the spiritual culture consultant for Jubilee Justice Journey for Reparations, Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth, and the Center for Sacred Studies. She has a certificate in food and nutrition from Stanford University, and is co-faculty of the Afro-botany Immersion program for Natural Choices Botanica. She teaches online courses, and provides editorial assistance to writers and performers.
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Magick Altman has a broad range of talents and expertise including Tarot counseling and teaching, spoken word performance, and activism. She is also the author of the definitive work called, Magick Tarot, A Journey of Self-Realization, and numerous recordings with musicians, including the CD, Magick for the Earth. Magick enhances the lives of thousands through her unique knowledge of the Tarot. She integrates Kabala, Astrology, Jungian Archetypes, Numerology, Myths and Symbols to weave a tapestry of her client’s lives as well as readings for the world. For over 30 years, this gifted reader has amazed clients with her accuracy and keen insight. She is available for individual and relationship readings, as well as private and corporate events. Magick holds a lifelong vision of humans reintegrating themselves into Gaia’s system to heal ourselves and the Planet. Another world is Possible! In fact, it has been here all along. She resides in San Francisco and Sebastopol.
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Manuela Mischke-Reeds, MA, MFT, is an international teacher and author of mindfulness-based somatic psychology. She co-directs the Hakomi Institute of California and teaches in the US, Europe, China, Australia and New Zealand. She is a Dharma teacher with Dharma Ocean and teaches Meditating with the Body residential retreats. Manuela lectures, consults and trains professionals in embodied mindfulness and compassion, attachment and trauma therapy as well as movement therapy.
She has presented at conferences and Universities, been faculty at JFK University, California Institute of Integral Studies in California. She hosted the Hakomi Summit and Hakomi Essentials Course at The Shift Network in the past two years. Manuela is the author of 8 Keys to practicing Mindfulness (W.W.Norton) and has written chapters in Hakomi Mindfulness-centered Somatic Psychotherapy (W.W.Norton). Her new book on Somatic Psychotherapy techniques is coming out soon.
Dr. Marc Halpern, Ayurvedic Doctor, Doctor of Chiropractic, is the founder and president of the California College of Ayurveda. He is also the author of three textbooks in Ayurvedic Medicine, the popular book Healing Your Life: Lessons on the Path of Ayurveda, and the #1 bestselling meditation recording, Yoga Nidra and Self-Healing. A pioneer in the development of the Ayurvedic profession in the United States, Dr. Halpern is co-founder of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association, the National Association of Ayurvedic Schools and Colleges, and the California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine. He has received awards for his service to Ayurveda in both the United States and India, and he regularly speaks at conference and universities around the world.
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Dream University’s CEO, Marcia Wieder is a long-established thought leader on visionary thinking and as Founder of The Meaning Institute, she teaches people to create and live fulfilling lives. She has been a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, writes for Huffington Post and is the author of 15 books. Her newest, DREAM: Clarify & Create What You Want premiered at #4 on the Wall Street Journal best seller list and was #1 of all non-fiction books and #1 in 10 countries. She appeared often on Oprah and was featured in her own PBS-TV show called Making Your Dreams Come True.
She has taught at Stanford’s Business School and as president of the National Association of Women Business Owners she assisted three U.S. presidents. She is a member of the Nobel Women’s Initiative supporting the work of Nobel Peace Prize winners. She served on boards for Make-A-Wish and the Unstoppable Foundation and is a member of the prestigious Transformational Leadership Council.
Dr. Margaret Paul is the co-creator of Inner Bonding®, along with Dr. Erika Chopich, and author/co-author of several best-selling books, including Do I Have To Give Up Me to Be Loved By You?, Inner Bonding, Healing Your Aloneness, The Healing Your Aloneness Workbook, Do I Have To Give Up Me to Be Loved By My Kids?, and Do I Have To Give Up Me To Be Loved By God?, Diet For Divine Connection: Beyond Junk Foods and Junk Thoughts to At-Will Divine Connection, and The Inner Bonding Workook: Six Steps to Healing Yourself and Connecting with Your Divine Guidance. Dr. Paul’s books have been distributed around the world and have been translated into eleven languages.
Margaret holds a PhD in psychology and is a relationship expert, noted public speaker, workshop leader, educator, consultant and artist. She has appeared on many radio and TV shows, including the Oprah show. She has successfully worked with thousands of individuals, couples and business relationships and taught classes and seminars since 1967.
Margaret continues to work with individuals and couples throughout the world on the phone and Skype. She is able to access spiritual Guidance during her sessions, which enables her to work with people wherever they are in the world. She also continues to conduct weekend Inner Bonding® Workshops and 5-Day Inner Bonding® Intensives. Her passion is making the powerful Inner Bonding process available to all those who want to heal their pain and move into their joy.
In her spare time, Margaret loves to paint, make pottery, read, ride her horse and spend time with her grandchildren.
Marianne Williamson is an internationally acclaimed spiritual author and lecturer — and an independent candidate for the United States presidency in 2020. She has been a popular guest on numerous television programs, including Oprah, Larry King Live, Good Morning America, Charlie Rose, and Real Time With Bill Maher.
Seven of her 12 published books have been New York Times bestsellers; four of these books have reached #1. The mega-bestseller A Return to Love is considered a must-read by advocates of The New Spirituality. A powerful paragraph from that book, beginning “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure…” is considered an anthem for a contemporary generation of seekers.
Marianne’s other books include The Age of Miracles... Everyday Grace... A Woman’s Worth... and Healing the Soul of America. Her most recent book is Tears to Triumph: The Spiritual Journey from Suffering to Enlightenment.
In 1989, Marianne founded Project Angel Food, a meals-on-wheels program that serves homebound people with AIDS in the Los Angeles area. To date, Project Angel Food has served over 10 million meals. She currently serves on the Advisory Board of the RESULTS organization, working to end the worst ravages of hunger and poverty throughout the world. Marianne also co-founded the Peace Alliance.
Marie Manuchehri, RN, is an energy medicine healer who bridges the gap between conventional and holistic medicine. She was raised in a family that valued preventive medicine, but it was during her work as an oncology nurse that she discovered and developed her skills as an energy medicine practitioner. The hospital turned out to be the ideal place to understand the energetic relationship between health and disease.
A self-taught healer, Marie learned to connect conventional medicine’s understanding of disease (as it was described in a patient’s chart), to what she could intuitively understand about a patient’s condition related to his or her energy system. She learned to identify the stagnant energy of disease and move it out of the body, making room for healthier energy to move in and work its healing magic. During this time, Marie discovered she was a medium (having the ability to connect with those on the other side of the veil). She uses her talents as an energy medicine practitioner and medium to help people heal their wounds and expand their consciousness.
Marie’s private practice includes thousands of clients from across the world. She has a weekly radio show called Where Energy and Medicine Meet, is the author of Intuitive Self-Healing, and has a CD series called How to Communicate With Your Spirit Guides.
Mark Matousek is the author of two acclaimed memoirs, Sex Death Enlightenment: A True Story (an international bestseller) and The Boy He Left Behind: A Man’s Search For His Lost Father, as well as When You’re Falling, Dive: Lessons in the Art of Living... Ethical Wisdom: The Search for a Moral Life... Mother of the Unseen World: The Mystery of Mother Meera... and Writing to Awaken: A Journey of Truth, Transformation & Self-Discovery.
A former editor at Interview Magazine, he is a featured blogger for PsychologyToday.com and HuffPost, and has contributed to numerous publications, including The New Yorker, O: The Oprah Magazine (contributing editor), Harper’s Bazaar, Yoga Journal, Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, and The Saturday Evening Post. His essays have appeared in many anthologies, including Voice of the New Millenium, Wrestling With the Angel, and A Memory, A Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer, among others.
A popular speaker and teacher, Mark offers courses in creativity and spiritual growth in the U.S., Canada, Australia, and Europe, based on his book, Writing to Awaken. He's on the faculty of the Esalen Institute, 1440 Multiversity, the New York Open Center, The Garrison Institute, Omega, Kripalu, Mindvalley, and other institutions of higher learning. He's the founder of The Seekers Forum, a global online community focused on nonsectarian dialogue and exploration, and the president of Mark Matousek Media, a digital publishing company that promotes creative and spiritual excellence through online learning.
As a founding member of V-Men (with Eve Ensler), an organization devoted to ending violence against women and girls, he curates the V-Men essay series, an ongoing anthology featuring personal writing by men on the subject of violence against women.
Dr. Martha Eddy is a Registered Somatic Movement Therapist (RMST), dance educator, and applied physiologist. Her decade as faculty at the School for Body-Mind Centering® and in Laban Movement Studies influenced her to develop the first Somatic Movement Therapy Training, now rebranded as Dynamic Embodiment SMTT, affiliated with Moving On Center in the Bay Area (co-founded with Carol Swann) and several universities. As a professor at Marymount Manhattan College, she was awarded the title of Geraldine Ferraro Fellow of Social Justice. In 1999, she developed Moving For Life, a holistic exercise program for cancer patients that is offered free throughout NYC and around the world.
Martha remains active as a performer and teacher of BodyMind Dancing (with online classes available), and has served on numerous boards, including The Yard, National Dance Education Organization (recipient of outstanding leadership in dance award), the International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association (ISMETA-past president), and the Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies (LIMS-past president). Martha was cited in the New York Times three times since 2019 for her work.
Martha also maintains a small private practice specializing with children and adults, and provides educational consulting and evaluation in public schools and dance programs worldwide. As director of the Center for Kinesthetic Education, she has implemented Peaceful Play Program for recess enhancement in New York City, and implements activities from her co-produced DVD, Eye Openers Are Mind Openers. She has been an advisor to BalletMet on developmental research implemented with Head Start, and helps develop curricula and guidelines for the NYC Department of Education.
Her articles and chapters have been published in research, arts, and educational literature. Martha is the author of Mindful Movement: The Evolution of the Somatic Arts and Conscious Action. The book she co-authored with Shakti Andrea Smith, A Dynamic Embodiment Approach to the Sun Salutation, guides readers in how to balance their hormonal system.
Martha Peterson is a Certified Clinical Somatic Educator and leader in the field of Somatic Education. She is the founder and CEO of Essential Somatics® and author of Move Without Pain. Martha heads a growing faculty of Clinical Somatic Educators who present Essential Somatics teacher trainings, retreats, workshops, and seminars around the world. She maintains a private clinical practice in Manitou Springs, Colorado.
Martha’s expertise comes from more than 30 years of working in the field of dance, bodywork, and Somatic Education. As a former professional dancer who suffered chronic hip and knee pain due to injuries, Martha understands the frustration and struggle many people experience trying to discern between the myriad different methods that claim to relieve or “fix” chronic pain. This is how she discovered Clinical Somatic Education, the only method that taught her how to reverse her pain and postural imbalances, regain physical control, and create a life of movement, choice, and joy.
Martha is an experienced hiker, inspired by her mother with whom she climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro and trekked in Sikkim, Northern India. She has learned that the key to remaining healthy and mobile is daily, vigorous, fun movement, a regular Somatic Movement routine, a sense of humor, and learning the fine art of relaxation.
Release tension in your muscles, calm your nervous system, and reverse the feeling of “getting old” through a variety of gentle yet powerful movements that can greatly reduce pain and provide more ease and mobility so you can fully thrive.LEARN MORE
Dr. Mary Bove obtained her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine and Midwifery Certification from Bastyr University of Natural Health Sciences in Seattle,WA. and received her Diploma of Phytotherapy/Herbal Medicine at the School of Phytotherapy in Great Britain. Dr. Bove practiced Naturopathic Family Medicine and Midwifery at the Brattleboro Naturopathic Clinic, Brattleboro, Vermont, for 25 years, specializing in Naturopathic Pediatrics and Botanical Medicine.
Once a full-time faculty member at Bastyr University, Dr. Bove chaired the departments of Botanical Medicine and Naturopathic Midwifery. She is the author of the Encyclopedia of Natural Healing for Children and Infants which is considered an authoritative reference on natural pediatric medicine. Mary co-authored Herbs for Women’s Health and has been published in many magazines, journals and collaborative books on botanical and natural medicine. She lectures and teaches internationally on the topics of naturopathic medicine, botanical medicine, pediatrics, natural pregnancy, childbirth, traditional food medicine and mind-body healing. In collaboration with Gaia Herbs® Dr. Bove developed an herbal remedy line designed specifically for children. She has served as Medical Educator for Gaia Herbs, Brevard, NC.
Mary Sise, LCSW, is a New York-licensed social worker with over 35 years of clinical experience. For the past 20 years, Mary has pioneered energetic methodologies and techniques while also advocating for expanded clinical understanding about the integral interrelationship of the mind, body, and spirit in the healing paradigm.
She presents at conferences internationally and develops training and coursework related to releasing negative beliefs, healing trauma and dissociation, and the role and responsibilities of the healer.
Mary is Past President of the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology (ACEP), an international professional organization dedicated to training, research, and humanitarian work. She is co-author of The Energy of Belief, and author of Tapping the Panic Out of Pandemic.
Her current work, Soul Weaving Process, grew out of her decades-long exploration of how to reintegrate split-off aspects of consciousness after traumatic events.
For the last 20 years, Mary has been personally trained in energy healing by Her Holiness Sai Maa, and serves as a lead facilitator in her Journey of Profound Healing Program, and as the Director of Sai Maa’s Magdalena Healing Program.
Known for her capacity to make spiritual concepts relevant and clear, Mary’s practice serves and supports healers, leaders, and influencers who feel called to be in service to the planet’s awakening.
Delve into the energetics of your personality to recognize what's blocking you from aligning with your soul — and use Mary’s powerful customized EFT practice to transmute contracted energy as you uncover and embody the real you.LEARN MORE
Masami Covey embraces the power of spirit, science, intuition, and physiology to bridge the seen and unseen interconnections between body, mind, and spirit. As a health intuitive, her work centers on cultivating her clients' innate healing powers, by exploring the root causes of functional imbalances (rather than focusing on medical diagnoses and labels). Her intuitive insights, laser-pointed guidance, and practical tools offer a dynamic framework for connecting subtle body language with anatomy, emotion, nutrition, breathwork, supplements, detox protocols, lifestyle practices, Ayurveda, positive neuroplasticity, and much more.
In 2011, Masami experienced a complete physical breakdown (initially diagnosed as Multiple Sclerosis) that was worsened by injuries sustained in a severe car accident the following year. Utilizing her own healing protocols, she's been able to heal her body, and reverse her MS diagnosis. Masami (who was born in Japan and raised in a bicultural family) draws extensively from her East-meets-West culture and language experience, as well as from professional training, and working with clients for over 20 years.
Grandmaster Mantak Chia was born in Bangkok, Thailand in 1944. Recognized very early as having great potential for spiritual development, he was initiated into meditation practices by Buddhist monks at the age of six. While studying in Hong Kong, he learned Tai Chi Chuan, Aikido, and Kundalini Yoga from a variety of teachers. His pursuit of Taoist teachings led him to meet the White Cloud Hermit, a Taoist Master originally from Central China, living at that time in the mountains not far from Hong Kong. Master Yi Eng was to become Grandmaster Mantak Chia’s principal teacher. Over a period of a few years, Master Yi transmitted to Grandmaster Mantak Chia the most sacred and closely held Taoist practices, formulas, and methods of internal alchemy, culminating in the Reunion of Heaven and Man.
Realizing that, as transmitted to him, these immortal practices could not easily be absorbed by Western students, Grandmaster Mantak Chia undertook to integrate them with his studies in Western physical anatomy. Through this process, he created a unique view of the internal aspects of these practices. With the Universal Healing Tao system, he has created for the first time a way for any individual to quickly get to the essence of subtle practices whose real purpose has been shrouded in secrecy for millennia.
The author of dozens of books, booklets, and videos describing the theory and methods of these practices, Grandmaster Mantak Chia has taught thousands of eager students the principles of Taoist internal practice over the past 40 years. He has certified hundreds of in
Matthew Fox is a prolific author of books dedicated to renewing the ancient tradition of Creation Spirituality, including Original Blessing, A Spirituality Named Compassion, and Christian Mystics. This earth-based mystical tradition is feminist, welcoming of the arts and artists, honors Indigenous wisdom, works with science, and is committed to interfaith approaches and eco, social, and gender justice.
Matthew’s effort to reawaken the West to its own mystical tradition has sparked awareness of Hildegard of Bingen, Meister Eckhart, Julian of Norwich, and the mysticism of Thomas Aquinas, as well as the wisdom tradition that nurtured Jesus. His work helps reconnect science and spirituality by honoring the sacredness of the cosmos and interacting with contemporary scientists who are also mystics. He believes that “by reinventing work, education, and worship, we can bring about a nonviolent revolution on our planet.”
Matthew received his doctorate summa cum laude in the History and Theology of Spiritualities from the Institut Catholique de Paris. A member of the Dominican Order for 34 years, he established an Institute in Culture and Creation Spirituality that operated for seven years at Mundelein College in Chicago, and for 12 years at Holy Names University in Oakland.
He founded the University of Creation Spirituality in Oakland in 1996, and was president and professor until 2005, when he left to create a pilot project to reinvent the educational experience for inner-city teenagers.
Matthew is a recipient of many awards, including the Gandhi King Ikeda Award from Morehouse College, which is awarded for dedication to peace, unity, nonviolence, and justice. He also received the Peace Abbey Courage of Conscience Award; other recipients have included the Dalai Lama, Mother Teresa, and Rosa Parks. He is currently a visiting scholar at the Academy for the Love of Learning in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Meditate on St Hildegard of Bingen’s wisdom, art, and music — as her compassion, courage, and resilience inspire you to become a trailblazer in your own inner life and community.LEARN MORE
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Melanie Smith, AP, DOM, EEM-AP, is recognized as one of the most powerful energy medicine teachers of our time. She is a doctor of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture Physician, Eden Energy Medicine Advanced Practitioner, and senior faculty for Donna Eden’s Energy Medicine Certification Program in the U.S. and United Kingdom.
Over 25 years ago, Melanie sustained a serious injury. When Western medicine could not improve her condition, she turned to alternative medicine and fully recovered. As a result, she changed careers and has since dedicated her life to empowering people to transform their lives by connecting with their own inner healer through the power of energy medicine. She's known for her ability to help people heal complex health issues with her holistic approach, embodying a unique fusion of energy medicine, sound healing, acupuncture, Oriental Medicine, nutrition, energy psychology, and therapeutic bodywork.
Passionate about inspiring others to learn, grow, and heal, Dr. Melanie has created multiple Energy Medicine for Healthy Living™ resources to make it possible for individuals around the world to learn energy medicine. She is co-author of Energy Medicine: Your Personal Health and Wellness System for Today, and author of the Energy Medicine for Healthy Living™ Online Courses and Charts series.
Dr. Melanie has provided energy consultations to patients in more than 40 countries, taught workshops on four continents, and treated thousands of patients in her practice, Well Within Natural Medicine, Inc., located in St. Petersburg, Florida.
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Michael J. Gelb is the world’s leading authority on the application of genius thinking to personal and organizational development, and the bestselling author of 15 books, including Creativity On Demand: How to Ignite and Sustain the Fire of Genius and How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci. A sought-after speaker and consultant, Gelb works globally with Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and nonprofits. He is also a gifted teacher of the Alexander Technique, aikido, tai chi and qigong, and is a professional juggler who has performed with the Rolling Stones. He speaks on creative thinking, executive coaching and innovative leadership.
Michael Mayo is an internationally trained medium, astrologer, and spiritual teacher. He developed his mediumship in the United Kingdom under mediums such as Gordon Smith (School of Intuitive Studies) and Eileen Davies (Arthur Findlay College). Michael brings a practical, grounded, and evidential style to his spiritual work.
While developing his mediumship, Michael graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a BA in Psychology and Social Behavior and a BA in Drama. With his passion for teaching and helping others discover their own unique spiritual connection, he has taught and studied in the U.S., Europe, and Australia. Michael is also a second-generation astrologer with over 18 years of understanding astrological theory. He teaches and holds workshops throughout the United States and abroad, helping others explore and personally develop through the understanding of astrology.
Blending his many spiritual gifts and skills with a practical, grounded, results-oriented approach, Michael helps you discover your strengths and what holds you back, and he empowers you to develop your inner strength and grit. He provides a safe, positive, and supportive environment for each person who comes to his workshops, development circles, or consultations. Throughout his many years of working with the spirit world, he has brought messages of love and hope from those on the higher side of life. His greatest mission is to show that life, like love, is eternal.
Michael Stone is a spiritual author, mentor, shamanic practitioner, radio host, producer, and trauma integration facilitator who co-creates individual and group environments and experiences that support people in transcending the myth of separation, and experiencing deep and profound interconnection with others and all of life. He has been teaching and leading experiential events, classes, teleseminars and workshops on Organizational Development, Embodied Shamanism, Moving Meditation, Personal Growth, and Spiritual Fulfillment for over 40 years.
Master Mingtong Gu joyfully and skillfully translates the ancient teachings of Wisdom Healing Qigong for modern times. Born and raised in China, Master Mingtong received extensive Qigong training under Grandmaster Pang at the largest Qigong medicine-less hospital in China. He has mastered the unique ability to lead the collective energy field to accelerate personal and global healing.
Named Qigong Master of the Year by the World Congress for Qigong and TCM, Master Mingtong leads retreats and workshops internationally with tens of thousands of people. He is the author of key books and the Pure Qi Online series that translates the ancient teachings of Wisdom Healing Qigong for contemporary times.
Master Mingtong is on faculty for Esalen Institute, Omega Institute, 1440 Multiversity, Spirit Rock Meditation Center, and The Shift Network. He has been a keynote presenter at the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS), Wisdom 2.0, U.S. Journal Training, PBS, and the Festival of Faiths. He has additionally spoken at Visa, Google, Mile Hi, and the Energy Psychology Conference.
He founded the Chi Center, a beautiful 79-acre retreat center located 20 minutes south of Santa Fe, to bring Qigong wisdom to benefit others, based on his success working with all ages and many physical and emotional challenges.
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Mirabai Starr is an award-winning author of creative nonfiction and contemporary translations of sacred literature. She taught Philosophy and World Religions at the University of New Mexico-Taos for 20 years, and now teaches and speaks internationally on contemplative practice and interspiritual dialogue. A certified bereavement counselor, Mirabai helps mourners harness the transformational power of loss.
Mirabai’s newest book, Wild Mercy: Living the Fierce and Tender Wisdom of the Women Mystics, was named one of the Best Books of 2019 by Spirituality & Practice. It’s essential reading for anyone ready to awaken the feminine mystic within and birth her loving, creative, and untamed power into the world.
Mirabai has received critical acclaim for her revolutionary new translations of John of the Cross’ Dark Night of the Soul and Teresa of Avila’s The Interior Castle. She is author of the poetry collection Mother of God Similar to Fire, a collaboration with iconographer William Hart McNichols, and the award-winning book God of Love: A Guide to the Heart of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The transparency of her journey through grief in her memoir Caravan of No Despair: A Memoir of Loss and Transformation is a gift to those who are struggling with unimaginable losses.
Mirabai was named one of 2020’s 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People in Watkins Mind Body Spirit magazine.
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Miranda Macpherson is a contemporary spiritual teacher, interfaith minister, musician and author who shares a feminine approach to surrender and nondual realization based on the practice she calls "ego relaxation." Her wisdom and palpable transmission invite others to become more graceful human beings through inquiry, meditation, devotion and psychological integration. Grounded in extensive study of the worlds’ wisdom traditions, and inspired by Sri Ramana Maharshi, A Course in Miracles and the Diamond Approach, Miranda has been guiding others into direct experience of the sacred for 30 years. In her twenties she founded OneSpirit Interfaith Foundation in London, where she trained and ordained over 600 ministers and counselors. Today Miranda leads the Living Grace global sangha, holds retreats internationally, serves as core faculty at The Shift Network, and advisor to the Association for Spiritual Integrity.
Her books include The Way of Grace: the Transforming Power of Ego Relaxation... Boundless Love: transforming your life with Grace & Inspiration... and Meditations on Boundless Love. Miranda is a kirtan musician with two albums... The Heart of Being... and the soon to be released Living Stream. Unapologetically feminine, joyful and down-to-earth in her way of being, Miranda is dedicated to loving people all the way back into the freedom and wholeness of our true nature.
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Nicki Scully, author of numerous books, has been teaching healing, shamanic arts, and Egyptian Mysteries since 1983. During her first visit to Egypt, with the Grateful Dead in 1978, Nicki experienced an epiphany that transformed her life. She deepened her focus on healing and began delving into the hidden shamanic arts of Egypt. With the Egyptian lunar god of wisdom, science, healing, and scribe and mediator of the gods, Thoth, her teacher and mentor, she developed Alchemical Healing, a comprehensive healing form practiced by thousands of practitioners internationally. In the late '80s, Nicki founded Shamanic Journeys, Ltd., through which she organized spiritual pilgrimages to Egypt (She has personally led more than 60 tours to Egypt, in addition to Peru, Tibet and other sacred sites.) She is a keynote speaker at many festivals and conferences worldwide. Nicki lives in Eugene, OR, where she maintains a healing, shamanic consulting, mentoring and Anubis Oracle reading practice. She welcomes you to study with her in her beautiful garden center, by phone or video chat, or on her periodic tele/web classes and free Planetary Healing Calls to Action. Nicki’s most recent books include Sekhmet, Transformation in the Belly of the Goddess, and The Union of Isis and Thoth, Magic and Initiatory Practices of Ancient Egypt (co-authored with Normandi Ellis).
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Nubia Teixeira, an author, yogini, teacher trainer, and Odissi dancer, has devoted herself to teaching different aspects of yoga for almost 30 years. With her view of yoga as a healing art, her refinement and unique style overflows with sacred meaning and heartfelt inspiration. She is the author of the instructional CD Pranayama: May Breath Be Our Prayer and the book Yoga and the Art of Mudras. Nubia leads workshops, teacher trainings, and retreats locally and around the world.
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Pamela Miles is an international spiritual teacher, Reiki master and integrative health consultant with five decades of spiritual practice, including 30 years as a Reiki professional. A voice for the role of spirituality in health and well-being, Pamela is known for sharing spiritual insight with simple, direct elegance, and her preference for continuing inquiry over facile answers.
Besides her private practice supporting people to regain their happiness and wellness, Pamela is committed to bringing spiritual self care to patients, families and staff in healthcare settings. Since the mid 1990s, she has pioneered the integration of Reiki practice in conventional medicine, creating programs in prominent New York City hospitals, including New York Presbyterian/Columbia. She has been presenting and teaching at academic medical centers including Harvard Medical School, Yale Medical School and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as well as collaborating on research and publishing in peer-reviewed medical journals. Pamela is the author of the award-winning book, REIKI: A Comprehensive Guide and blogs at her two websites.
Patricia Albere is at ground zero of an evolutionary stream of spiritual awakening. Just as meditation can be an opening to an individual awakening, Albere originated the Mutual Awakening Practice – a 21st century spiritual practice that empowers us to enter into new dimensions of relating and expanding consciousness together. One in which we learn to go beyond individual psychology and transformation into a new space of mutual awakening or ‘inter-being’ or ‘we-mysticism’. In the world of spiritual enlightenment, people who have experienced awakenings almost always experience them individually – eyes shut, in quiet solitude. The spiritual paradigm of the last three thousand years has been singularly devoted to our individual salvation or solo enlightenment.
Patricia Albere, uniquely experienced a sustained awakening that resulted in a different kind of realization, a dual realization that happened with another. That shared awakening points to a new dimension of consciousness and an extraordinary possibility for humanity’s future. Patricia’s work creates a powerful and palpable field of shared consciousness and love that reveals previously unimagined human potentials that can move humanity far beyond the limits of personal growth or self-development and into mutual awakening.
Patricia is the founder of the Evolutionary Collective, an internationally known contemporary spiritual teacher and bestselling author of Evolutionary Relationships: Unleashing the Transformative Power of Mutual Awakening and Mutual Awakening: Opening into a New Paradigm of Human Relatedness. Her unique discovery of the essential components that create an awakened ‘we space’ is transforming our understanding of what is possible in the space between us. She is a recognized leader and innovator in the emerging field of inter-subjective awakening and post-personal development.
Hereditary Chief Phil Lane Jr., a member of the Ihanktonwan Dakota and Chickasaw Nations, is an internationally recognized leader in human and community development.
For more than 50 years, Brother Phil, as he prefers to be called, has worked with Indigenous peoples from North, Central and South America, Micronesia, South East Asia, India, Hawaii, and Africa. He served 16 years as an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education at the University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada (1980-1996).
With elders from across North America, Phil co-founded the Four Worlds International Institute (FWII) in 1982. FWII became an independent Institute in 1995. Phil is Chairman of the Four Directions International and First Nations Solar, Indigenous-owned companies that serve as Four World’s economic development arm.
With Phil’s guidance and applied experience, FWII has become an internationally recognized leader in human, community, and organizational development because of the Institute’s unique focus on the importance of culture and spirituality in all elements of human and community development.
Philip M. Hellmich is a thought leader in creating a new narrative of peace, from inner peace to international peacebuilding. As the Director of Peace at The Shift Network, Philip is the chief architect of the Summer of Peace, Yoga Day Summit and World Peace Library - online global forums that seek to inspire, inform and involve people in the many ways that peace is emerging around the world. He also is the co-lead faculty of the Peace Ambassador Training. These peace programs provide skills training, inspirational stories, and powerful solutions from the world’s top peacebuilders, social change leaders, scientists, Indigenous elders and spiritual mentors. Philip and his colleagues design these peace programs in partnership with a number of organizations while advancing strategic initiatives, including the International Cities of Peace in creating 1,000 Cities of Peace by 2020; Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education in promoting global compassion education; the Alliance for Peacebuilding on countering violent extremism, PeaceJam and 13 Nobel Peace Laureates in promoting global peace education and Parmarth Niketan Ashram in promoting a deeper understanding of yoga.
Philip has dedicated most of his life to global and local peacebuilding initiatives, including 14 years with Search for Common Ground. He also served for four years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Sierra Leone where he lived and worked in small remote bush villages. A published writer, Philip is author of God and Conflict: A Search for Peace in a Time of Crisis with a Foreword by Lama Surya Das. He also serves as adviser to The Global Peace Initiative of Women.
Philip’s passion is exploring peace along the Peace Continuum, from inner to international levels, and his framing purpose coincides with the key questions: How is inner peace a global responsibility; and, how does the world affect inner peace? A long-time meditation practitioner, Philip enjoys studying and teaching about the parallels between inner and outer peace.
Emerging as one of this generation's leading spiritual teachers, Rav Doniel Katz is a visionary educator, internationally sought-after speaker, and the creative force behind the Elevation Project. For more than a decade, Rav Doniel’s open and compassionate teachings have been a catalyst for change in the lives of thousands of people worldwide. Born and raised in Australia, Rav Doniel abandoned his award-winning film and theatre career in his mid-twenties after a year of intensive spiritual awakening. Exploring many wisdom paths and traditions in search of deeper clarity to explain his experiences, he was finally led to Jerusalem in 2000. Since then, he has spent nearly two decades immersed in the world of Torah and Kabbalistic teachings, learning from some of the city’s great rabbis and spiritual masters.
Rav Doniel has lectured extensively around the world for the last 15 years, during which time he was also a faculty member at Neve Yerushalayim and Aish HaTorah in Jerusalem. In addition, he spoke at a 2015 symposium on science and the meditational tools of Abrahamic traditions at the Mind & Life Institute in Massachusetts; was invited by the Chief Rabbi of South Africa to speak at the Sinai Indaba conference in Johannesburg and Cape Town, during which over 5000 people attended his Elevation sessions; and presented at the 2016 Wisdom 2.0 conference in Tel Aviv.
By nature an integrator and systems thinker, Rav Doniel is a deep spiritual seeker with a gift for awakening those same spiritual sensibilities in those he encounters, whatever their backgrounds or beliefs. Challenging conventional paradigms of self and the nature of reality, his teachings exist at the nexus of ancient and modern, intellect and emotion, spiritual and practical. Rav Doniel’s mission is to reveal the hidden experiential dimensions behind the ancient Torah and Kabbalistic tradition — to allow all people, everywhere, to experience its spiritual depth, beauty, and transformative power.
Rhys Thomas is a visionary author, speaker, and trainer in the field of Energy Medicine. He founded the Rhys Thomas Institute of Energy Medicine to help people awaken to their deepest sense of purpose and become a transformational healing force in the world.
He created the Rhys Method®, a powerful system of self-discovery, transformation, and healing that’s improved the lives of thousands, and is the author of the bestseller, Discover Your Purpose: How to Use the 5 Life Purpose Profiles to Unlock Your Hidden Potential and Live the Life You Were Meant to Live.
Rhys is a graduate and former teacher at the Institute of Healing Arts and Sciences and the founder of Solstice Healing Arts Center. Rhys has 14 years experience in Energy Medicine practice, which includes full-spectrum healing, crystal bowl sound healing, energy reading, and soul reading. He’s a certified Energy Medicine practitioner, Reiki Master, and 2nd Degree Black Belt with 25 years of training in martial arts.
Throughout his career as a coach, business owner, author, public speaker, martial artist, healer, and soul reader, Rhys discovered what people who change the world have in common. They are not planning and thinking about who they should be, they are living and being called to their highest mission from a fearlessness to grow and become more than they ever imagined.
Richard Miller, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, author, researcher, yogic scholar and spiritual teacher who, for the past 47 years has been integrating western psychology and neuroscience with the ancient nondual wisdom teachings of Yoga. Richard is president of the iRest Institute, co-founder of the International Association of Yoga Therapists, founding editor of the peer reviewed International Journal of Yoga Therapy, and past president of the Institute for Spirituality and Psychology.
Author of iRest Meditation: Restorative Practices for Health, Healing and Well Being, The iRest Program for Healing PTSD, and Yoga Nidra: The Meditative Heart of Yoga, Richard also serves as a research consultant studying the meditation protocol he’s developed (Integrative Restoration ~ iRest Meditation), a modern adaptation of the ancient nondual practice of Yoga Nidra, researching its efficacy on health, healing, and well-being with diverse populations that include military, veterans, women rescued from human trafficking, youth and college students, and the homeless, and incarcerated, with issues such as sleep disorders, PTSD, chronic pain, chemical dependency, and anxiety, as well as for enhancing resiliency, well-being and compassion. Richard leads international trainings and meditation retreats on the integration of enlightened living into daily life.
Richard Tarnas is a professor of psychology and cultural history at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco, where he founded the graduate program in philosophy, cosmology, and consciousness. He teaches courses in the history of ideas, archetypal cosmology, depth psychology, and religious evolution. He frequently lectures on archetypal studies and depth psychology at Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, and was formerly the director of programs and education at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California.
He is the author of The Passion of the Western Mind, a history of the Western world view from the ancient Greek to the postmodern that is widely used in universities. His second book, Cosmos and Psyche, received the Book of the Year Prize from the Scientific and Medical Network, and is the basis for the documentary series The Changing of the Gods. He is a past president of the International Transpersonal Association and served on the Board of Governors for the C. G. Jung Institute of San Francisco.
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Rob Schwartz is a hypnotist who offers between-lives soul regressions (BLSRs) to help people heal and understand their life plans. In a BLSR you can speak directly with the Council of Elders — wise, loving, and highly-evolved beings who can tell you what you planned for your current lifetime (and why), how well you’ve fulfilled your plan so far, and how you may better fulfill your plan in the future.
Rob’s first book, Your Soul’s Plan: Discovering the Real Meaning of the Life You Planned Before You Were Born, explores the pre-birth planning of physical illness, having disabled children, deafness, blindness, drug addiction, alcoholism, the death of a loved one, and accidents. His second book, Your Soul’s Gift: The Healing Power of the Life You Planned Before You Were Born, explores the pre-birth planning of spiritual awakening, miscarriage, abortion, suicide, caregiving, sexuality, adoption, having pets, poverty, mental illness, and other life challenges and experiences. His third book, Your Soul’s Love: Living the Love You Planned Before You Were Born, explores the pre-birth planning of challenges related to romantic relationships or their absence including infidelity, impotence, raising children after the death of one's partner, celibate relationships, and being single. Rob’s books have been translated into 26 languages. He teaches internationally on the subject of pre-birth planning at such venues as The United Nations, Kripalu, 1440 Multiversity, and Hollyhock.
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Robert Peng, a world-renowned Qigong master and healer, was born and raised in Hunan, China. At age eight, he began an intensive apprenticeship under the close guidance of the legendary monk Xiao Yao, an enlightened master known for his profound healing ability and martial arts skill. At age 15, Robert endured a 100-day water fast in a small dark room at a secluded monastery in the remote mountains of Hunan province, which initiated a radical spiritual transformation and awakened amazing healing powers. After pursuing his training quietly while attending university in Changsha, he began to teach publicly at 29, and within five years had trained over 150,000 students all over China, Australia, and the U.S.
With his deep understanding and practice of Qigong, and with extensive life and teaching experience in the Western world, Robert has developed a unique way to teach Qigong that people from various cultures can easily understand and follow while enjoying the real essence of this ancient Chinese healing art of wisdom, love, and vitality.
Robert is the author of The Master Key: Qigong Secrets for Vitality, Love, and Wisdom, and the DVD/CD companion series, The Master Key. He has been a regular presenter at the Omega Institute for Holistic Studies, Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, Esalen Institute, Integrative Health Symposium, and many other organizations and schools.
Together with Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Pema Chödrön, Robert was honored as one of Spirituality & Health magazine's “Top 10 Spiritual Heroes of 2013” for his contribution to transform the ancient Chinese healing art of Qigong into one of today’s fastest-growing holistic practices.
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Rollin McCraty, PhD, is director of research for HeartMath Research Center at HeartMath Institute. As a psychophysiologist, Rollin's research interests include the physiology of emotion, with a focus on the mechanisms by which emotions influence cognitive processes, behavior, and health, and the global interconnectivity between people and the earth’s energetic systems. Findings from this research have been applied to the development of tools and technology to optimize individual and organizational health, performance, and quality of life.
Rollin has acted as principal investigator in numerous research studies examining the effects of emotions on heart-brain interactions, and on autonomic, cardiovascular, hormonal, and immune system function. He has also served as principal investigator in a number of field studies, to determine the outcomes of positive emotion-focused interventions and heart-rhythm feedback in diverse organizational and educational settings, as well as in various clinical populations.
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Ron Pevny, M.A., recognized his calling as a wilderness rite of passage guide in 1979 and ever since has been dedicated to assisting people in negotiating life transitions as they create lives of purpose and passion. He is Founding Director of the Center for Conscious Eldering, based in Durango, Colorado, which for more than a decade has presented retreats and workshops to support people in aging consciously. He is also a Certified Sage-ing® Leader with Sage-ing International. His life coaching practice is focused on individuals over 50 who are committed to aging consciously. He is author of Conscious Living, Conscious Aging: embrace and savor your next chapter., published in 2014 by Beyond Words/Atria Books, as well as numerous articles on conscious aging.
Saniel Bonder is the author of Healing the Spirit/Matter Split and the founder of the Waking Down® work. He has been a pioneer in the widespread embodiment and mutual, evolutionary exploration of awakened consciousness for over a decade. After have a spiritual awakening, Saniel has dedicated himself to democratizing this embodied, nirvanic aliveness and exploring with others how to create a sane human culture on its foundation. Saniel calls the total advanced teachings he and Linda personally offer “The White-Hot Yoga of the Heart™,” or, more simply, “The White-Hot Way of Trust.” Saniel is also a tantric and a shaman, an eco-entrepreneur, an activist for nuclear disarmament, a golfer, and a flute player. He writes, “The heart of my life since bodily awakening as the conscious Self is being related to the great Mystery in Female form, the Goddess. Of all Her forms, the most precious to me is my beloved wife and partner Linda. I can’t begin to tell you how grateful I am to her and for her every day of my life. We feel deeply privileged to serve others and the world together.” He is extremely proud of the transitions he and Linda and their Heart-colleagues in the Waking Down community have accomplished. After almost two decades under his direction as the founder, their shared work and community life are now proceeding on a new, cooperatively created footing of democratic empowerment and mutual accountability. With Linda, Saniel is the founder of the Human Sun Institute, a founding member of the Integral Institute and a charter member of the Integral Spiritual Center.
Sara Crow is an acupuncturist, herbalist, flower essence expert, and holistic beauty educator. She holds a Masters degree in Traditional Asian Medicine and has extensive training in both Eastern and Western medical approaches. Sara has a passion for developing unique botanical solutions for whole being health. She combines her lifelong experience in the natural product industry with her holistic health expertise to bring a fresh approach to natural skin care; one that embodies a comprehensive and truly holistic approach to beauty through planetary stewardship and multidimensional healing.
Sarah McCrum is a leading money consciousness coach and the author of Love Money, Money Loves You and Energy On Demand: Master Your Personal Energy and Never Burn Out. Born and raised in the UK, Sarah is a graduate of Cambridge University. She is a former school teacher and spent 10 years working for BBC Radio, travelling all over the world to interview children. Her life changed direction at age 30, when her younger sister died, and she subsequently discovered Chinese Metaphysics. She trained with Chinese masters for the next 22 years, immersing herself in a Chinese understanding of energy and natural health.
Sarah is the founder of Thank You Money, a program that teaches us how to transform our relationship with money by learning the inner skills we need to meet the challenges of money, business and family life so we're able to live more generously to ourselves and others. She coaches spiritual seekers, entrepreneurs, and change leaders around the world, and lives in Australia.
Saul David Raye is an internationally acclaimed teacher, healer and spiritual activist known for his empowering and transformational approach to yoga, healing and spirituality. Saul’s teaching draws on the depth of the yoga tradition, bhakti, tantra and all forms of universal light, love and wisdom. Through the grace of his teachers and guides he is able to bring alive the ancient wisdom teachings for modern seekers. The depth of Saul’s teaching allows students to connect deeply with their own authentic power, spirit and truth.
A pioneering and inspiring presence in yoga’s evolution in the west, Saul’s authentic and heart-centered teaching has influenced thousands of students and teachers around the world. He holds certifications in yoga, bodywork and energy healing and is an ordained minister and musician who infuses his classes with healing music and chants. He has been on the faculty of international and national conferences and festivals for years, and has presented alongside many luminaries in the Spiritual world. Saul shares this work through teacher trainings, workshops, classes, sacred journey’s to ancient power sites and sacred music.
Pir Shabda Kahn began his root training in 1969 under the guidance of the great American Sufi Master, Murshid Samuel Lewis. Since 2001, Shabda serves as the Pir (lineage holder) of the Sufi Ruhaniat International, the sufi lineage tracing back though Murshid Samuel Lewis and Pir-o-Murshid Hazrat Inayat Khan. He is the spiritual director of the Dances of Universal Peace worldwide and has taught the Dances in more than 20 countries.
In 1972 Shabda met his second great teacher, the late Master Singer, Pandit Pran Nath, and began the daily practice of North Indian Classical Vocal Music - Raga - in the Kirana style. He now teaches vocal music and performs Raga singing and is the director of the Chisti Sabri School of Music.
He worked closely with the great American Mystic Joe Miller. He is also a disciple of the illustrious Tibetan Buddhist Master, the 12th Tai Situpa Rinpoche. As a musician and mystic all of his adult life, Pir Shabda enlivens the path of sound and music as a way to open the heart.
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Dr. Shamini Jain, is a psychologist, scientist, and social entrepreneur. She is the founder and CEO of the Consciousness and Healing Initiative (CHI), a nonprofit collaborative accelerator that connects scientists, health practitioners, educators, and artists to help lead humanity to heal ourselves. Dr. Jain also serves as adjunct faculty at UC San Diego, where she is an active member of the UC San Diego Center for Integrative Medicine’s Research Committee. Her book, Healing Ourselves: Biofield Science and the Future of Health, via Sounds True Publications, is available at booksellers worldwide.
CHI was formed through Shamini’s deep desire to bring key stakeholders together to create a coherent and effective movement to move us beyond models of “disease thinking,” into the age of whole-person healing and personal and societal empowerment. She is also adjunct faculty in the department of psychiatry at UC San Diego, and a member of UC San Diego's Center for Integrative Medicine.
Shamini integrates her background in clinical psychology, psychoneuroimmunology, spiritual wisdom, and the healing arts to teach people how they can best heal themselves and live life with joy and spiritual alignment. She is a student of Reverend Rosalyn Bruyere in the healing arts and a student of the Divine Feminine.
Shamini teaches regularly at leading retreat centers, including Esalen, Kripalu and the Art of Living Retreat Center. Her research has been featured in TIME, US News and World Report, CNN, and other news media. She shares research on the science and practice of healing in diverse venues, including NATO, TEDx, major universities and medical centers, health-related conferences, and corporations. She also serves as a board member and scientific advisor for several nonprofit and social benefit companies.
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Stephen Dinan has called Sharla Jacobs and her husband and business partner Jesse Koren “the #1 source for turning coaches and holistic practitioners into 6-figure transformational leaders.” Prominent entrepreneur Eben Pagan says Sharla and Jesse are “the leading authorities in holistic business training.”
In the past 17 years, Thrive Academy members have earned hundreds of millions of dollars collectively, which means a lot of people are getting the healing and empowerment they need. Many of today’s transformational leaders launched their business while working with Sharla and Jesse through Thrive Academy.
On the surface, it appears that the two are teaching practical skills and templates to coaches and holistic practitioners so they can attract more clients and have their first $10,000 month. However, what Sharla and Jesse are best known for is providing deeply life-changing experiences for people who know they’ve also got to work on their inner game if they want to create a thriving private practice or step into transformational leadership
Shelly Lefkoe is a co-founder of The Lefkoe Institute, a San Francisco Bay Area firm whose mission is “To significantly improve the quality of life on the planet by having people recreate their lives and live as the unlimited possibilities they are.” Shelly has had the privilege of helping thousands of clients worldwide rid themselves of a wide variety of problems including phobias, relationships that never seem to work, violence, procrastination, unwillingness to confront people, health and wellness issues, and sexual dysfunction. Her clients have been able to eliminate emotional patterns such as fear, hostility, shyness, anxiety, depression, worry about what people think of them, and a negative sense of themselves.
Shelly's programs have reached over 200,000 people worldwide. Her work has been featured on the Today Show, Leeza, and many other media outlets. Shelly is a keynote speaker and workshop leader. Her personal vision is to transform the way people parent. She believes that if we raise a conscious generation of children, violence will end, people will treat each other with respect and dignity, and life on this planet will be better for everyone.
Sister Dr. Jenna is the founder and director of the Brahma Kumaris Meditation Museum in Washington, DC. She is an author, radio and podcast host, and renowned speaker. Sister Jenna’s compassion for humanity is expressed through the variety of initiatives she spearheads, offering fresh perspectives for youth, women, governments, and communities to find clarity, power, and insight leading to creative solutions.
Sister Jenna has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the 100 Most Influential Leaders of 2015 (Empowering a Billion Women), the President’s Lifetime National Community Service Award, the Everyday Hero Award (The Foundation for a Better Life), and the Friendship Archway Award.
She’s also served as a principal partner on the Oprah Winfrey Belief Team. Sister Jenna is a contributing author to the book Mr. President: Interfaith Perspectives on the Historic Presidency of Barack H. Obama.
A third-generation intuitive and prolific writer, Sonia Choquette, has written books that have sold over a million copies worldwide, including her New York Times bestseller, The Answer Is Simple.... Love Yourself, Live Your Spirit.
In working with people for more than 32 years, Sonia insists that the sixth sense is natural to us all. Whether it’s those “hunches” or “feelings” or “vibes,” everyone has them; unfortunately, most people dismiss or ignore them and sadly miss the benefits.
With the onset of the changing world we now live in, Sonia emphasizes that using our intuition is no longer optional. Working with and strengthening our intuition is becoming more and more fundamental to our ability to live harmoniously with ourselves and others in the new world order.
Paying attention to the sixth sense, learning to listen, to trust it, and to train oneself to call on its guidance — these are the challenges facing six-sensory people trapped in a five-sensory culture.
Stephen Dinan is the founder and CEO of The Shift Network and a member of the Transformational Leadership Council and Evolutionary Leaders. The Shift Network was founded in 2010 and has served over 1,300,000 people worldwide, with customers in 170 countries. It delivers virtual summits, courses, and trainings featuring over 50 core faculty and 1,000 thought leaders in domains as diverse as spirituality, peace, holistic health, psychology, parenting, enlightened business, shamanism, Indigenous wisdom, and sustainability.
Stephen is a graduate of Stanford University (Human Biology) and the California Institute of Integral Studies (East-West Psychology). He helped create and directed the Esalen Institute’s Center for Theory & Research, a think tank for leading scholars, researchers, and teachers to explore human potential frontiers. As the former director of membership and marketing at the Institute of Noetic Sciences, he was the driving force behind the Shift in Action program and the One Minute Shift media series.
He has been a featured speaker at the World Cultural Forum in China, the Alliance for a New Humanity in Costa Rica, Renovemos Mexico in Mexico City, and the University of Cuenca in Ecuador, as well as many U.S. conferences, events, radio programs, and online summits. He is also the author of Sacred America, Sacred World: Fulfilling Our Mission in Service to All and Radical Spirit.
Steve Haines, a bodyworker for over 20 years, is the author of the award-winning Anxiety Is Really Strange, part of a series of graphic books that include Pain Is Really Strange, Trauma Is Really Strange, and Touch Is Really Strange.
Understanding the science of pain and trauma has transformed his approach to healing. He has studied yoga, Shiatsu, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST), and Trauma Releasing Exercises (TRE®). A UK registered chiropractor, he teaches TRE and BCST all over the world. His treatments use education, embodied awareness, and light touch to help people move more freely and be more present.
Steve lives and works between London and Geneva.
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Dr. Steven Farmer is a world-renowned author, teacher, and shamanic practitioner. He has published several best-selling books and other products, including Earth Magic®, Earth Magic® Oracle Cards, Animal Spirit Guides, Pocket Guide to Spirit Animals, Sacred Ceremony, Healing Ancestral Karma, Power Animal Oracle Cards, Messages from Your Animal Spirit Guides Oracle Cards, Power Animals, Messages from Your Animal Spirit Guides guided meditation CD, and for children the Children’s Spirit Animal Cards and Children’s Spirit Animal Stories CD vols I and II.
In addition Dr. Farmer is a licensed psychotherapist, former college professor, Reiki Master, and an ordained minister in the Circle of Sacred Earth Church. He brings a wealth of skills and experience to his writing, teaching, and spiritual healing, offering clients a unique and powerful synthesis of his many years of experience as spiritual psychotherapist, shamanic practitioner, and hypnotherapist to afford quick and effective results. In addition to workshops on Animal Spirit Guides, Earth Magic®, shamanism, and earth-centered spirituality, Dr. Farmer offers private consultations for Shamanic Healing and readings in person or remotely by phone or Zoom as well as his Spiritual Mentoring Program.
Dr. Farmer's education includes a B.A. in psychology from the University of California, an M.A. in Counseling Psychology from Chapman University, and a Ph.D. from Madison University. He is passionate about his work, and enjoys hobbies such as singing and songwriting, camping, hiking, kayaking, and skiing. He makes his home in Dana Point, California with his wife Jesseca and stepdaughters Serena and Arianna.
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Suzanne Giesemann is a messenger of hope and the founder and teacher of The Awakened WaySM — a path to knowing who you are and why you’re here. She is a former U.S. Navy Commander who served as a commanding officer and aide to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on 9/11.
Today, Suzanne provides stunning evidence of the existence of Universal Consciousness and our interconnectedness. Suzanne is the author of 13 books, including Messages of Hope: The Metaphysical Memoir of a Most Unexpected Medium... Wolf’s Message... Still Right Here: A True Story of Healing and Hope... and In The Silence: 365 Days of Inspiration from Spirit.
She has been a keynote presenter for numerous organizations, including Edgar Cayce’s Association for Research and Enlightenment, the Academy for Spiritual and Consciousness Studies, the Afterlife Research and Education Institute, and the International Association for Near-Death Studies. She has led weekend retreats at well-known spiritual centers, including Omega Institute, Lily Dale Assembly, The Monroe Institute, and Unity Village. She has written and narrated the popular Mediumship series of Hemi-Sync® recordings.
Suzanne’s gift of evidential mediumship has been tested and verified. Her work has been recognized as highly credible by noted afterlife researchers and organizations. Whether in her books and CDs, in her classes and workshops, on her Messages of Hope Unity Online Radio show, or in her one-on-one sessions, Suzanne brings messages of hope, healing, and love that go straight to the heart and illuminate the light of self-awareness within.
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Suzanne Scurlock, CST-D, is one of the world’s leading authorities on conscious awareness and its transformational impact on the healing process. For more than 30 years, she’s empowered people with practical tools that enable them to experience joy in each moment without burning out.
After decades of perfecting her methods of awakening the body’s innate wisdom, Suzanne created the comprehensive Healing From the Core® training curriculum in 1994. Today it includes a robust selection of international workshops, webinars, speaking engagements, and audio programs.
Known for her honest, grounded, nurturing manner, Suzanne is adept at weaving together mind, body, and spirit to create a unique environment that encourages profound healing. She’s a sought-after speaker who inspires healthcare providers, coaches, executives, parents, clergy, and others to stay relaxed and energized using her life-changing tools for dissolving stress, pain, overwhelm, and confusion.
Suzanne has authored hundreds of articles for industry publications, journals, and other media. She maintains a private practice in Reston, Virginia, where her clients benefit from the innovative techniques she teaches in her books, Reclaiming Your Body: Healing from Trauma and Awakening to Your Body’s Wisdom and Full Body Presence: Learning to Listen to Your Body’s Wisdom.
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Suzanne Sterling, a dedicated musician, ritualist, activist, and social innovator, has been performing and teaching transformational workshops for over 20 years. She's the founder of Voice of Change, which offers programs dedicated to inspiring others to find their unique voice and use self-expression as a tool for community building and conscious evolution.
Suzanne has been a featured artist/teacher at numerous festivals and conferences, including Wanderlust, Omega, Esalen, Kripalu, Yoga Journal, Hanuman, Burning Man, Symbiosis, Ecstatic Dance, Bhaktifest, Boomfest, LIB, IONS, Bioneers, Earthdance (where she led the worlds largest Spiral Dance for 5,000 people), and many more. She is part of the nationwide faculty for YogaWorks Teacher Trainings.
Since 2007 she has been training leaders of conscious activism through her co-founded (with Seane Corn and Hala Khouri) organization Off the Mat, Into the World. As director of the Seva Challenge Humanitarian Tours, which have raised over $4 million since 2007, she has spent time in the U.S., India, Cambodia, Haiti, Ecuador, and Africa working with communities in need and getting the yoga community involved in fundraising and awareness-raising efforts around the globe.
For nearly 30 years, she has worked with the International Reclaiming Community, creating ritual and training teachers in eco feminist spirituality. She offers year-long immersions into the art of creating ritual for the modern world. An award-winning musician, she has released five solo albums and numerous DVD soundtracks.
Tamara Wolfson, MS, LAc, is an osteo-acupuncturist, apitherapist, herbalist and educator with over 20 years of clinical experience practicing natural medicine. Tamara is the founder of LadyBee Botanicals, a comprehensive line of over a hundred original, natural, and organic herbal formulations utilizing Western, Ayurvedic and Chinese herbs, apitherapy tonics, and bee medicine based body care products. Tamara is also the founder of HealtHIVE, an online resource of NCCAOM, California CEU, and Florida CEU certified natural medicine courses which are also available for the general public.
Tamara graduated Magna Cum Laude from Southern Connecticut State University and obtained her first acupuncture degree from Tristate Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine in New York. She obtained her MS in Chinese Medicine from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco. Her training has included extensive experiences in community medicine in clinics such as the Sidney Hillman Healthcare Clinic in New York City, Fourteenth Street Methadone Clinic, Oakland and the Zen Hospice Project in San Francisco. She has trained intensively with diversity of master Oriental Medical doctors including Mark Seem, Kiiko Matsumoto, Bob Flaws, Honora Lee Wolfe, Ted Kaptchuk, Chip Chase and Jeffery Yuen.
Tamara lives in Marin County, California, is the mother of four children, maintains a busy clinical practice and herbal apothecary, and is the steward of well over 1 million honeybees.
Terry Patten is a philosopher, teacher, activist, consultant, social entrepreneur, and author. As an author, his acclaimed bestselling book, A New Republic of the Heart, is reuniting the inner work with the outer work and the interpersonal work of creating a new level of human communication and relationships equal to our civilizational and ecological meta-crisis. He also co-wrote the book Integral Life Practice with Ken Wilber and a core team at the Integral Institute. As a teacher and consultant, he has worked on four continents, led the team at the HeartMath Institute that developed their first heart-rate variability monitor, and is the founder of the “Beyond Awakening” teleseminar series. As a community builder, he founded Bay Area Integral and several social experiments in next-level communication, co-leadership, and social benefit. As a social entrepreneur, he founded Tools For Exploration, a consciousness technologies company, and currently, he's involved in restorative redwood forestry and fossil-fuel alternatives.
Isaac and Thorald Koren (the Brothers Koren) are on a mission to hear the world’s song, one Big Voice at a time. With over 20 years of experience recording, teaching, and empowering others through transformational leadership and touring the world as The Kin and the Brothers Koren, their work continues to grow and expand the space for creative expression, leading people toward a more embodied life experience.
Over the course of their musical careers, as The Kin and the Brothers Koren, they have performed live on Conan, earned a gold record, and performed for over a million people while touring with Coldplay, Pink, Rod Stewart, and Bon Jovi. Today, their mission has shifted to one that seeks to include many voices, as they listen and study the transformative effect of voice and music on human wellbeing. The brothers live in service to a bold vision: “Our wish is for each and every person to be radically expressed; a world where all genders, races, ethnicities, and human lives are fully connected to their voices, their stories, and their authentic selves.”
Through the development of The Songwriter’s Journey and their Your Big Voice programs, the Brothers Koren are helping thousands reclaim their voices, and the stories and songs that have lain dormant — unearthing big voices from all walks of life and from all around the world. The brothers have worked with Fortune 500 companies, presented at TEDx, are faculty at the Exponential Medicine conference, and are musical directors for the Association of Transformational Leaders™ (SoCal).
Thomas Hübl is a renowned teacher, author, and international facilitator, whose lifelong work integrates the core insights of the great wisdom traditions and mysticism with the discoveries of science. Since the early 2000s, he has been facilitating large-scale events and courses that focus on the healing and integration of trauma, with a special focus on the shared history of Israelis and Germans.
Over the past decade, he has facilitated dialogue with thousands of people around healing the collective traumas of racism, oppression, colonialism, and genocides in the U.S., Israel, Germany, Spain, and Argentina. He has been teaching workshops and presenting trainings for Harvard Medical School since 2019. He is author of the book Healing Collective Trauma: A Process for Integrating Our Intergenerational and Cultural Wounds, which outlines his methodology as a safe framework for guiding groups through collective trauma.
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T!M FREKE is an English philosopher and the author of 35 books translated into more than 15 languages, including a top 10 international bestseller and 'Book of the Year' in the prestigious UK broadsheet, The Daily Telegraph. Tim has been exploring spirituality since a spontaneous awakening when he was 12 years. For the last 15 years he has been articulating a fresh approach to spiritual awakening that is life-affirming, heart-opening and intellectually robust.
Tim believes a new way of understanding existence is coming that will be as significant for human culture as the arising of science 400 years ago. In his latest book, Soul Story, Tim presents a shift in how we see both science and spirituality that can bring these opposite perspectives together into one evolutionary story of the universe.
Tim is the founder of ‘Unividualism’, which suggests we are now in the process of evolving from separate individuals into connected ‘unividuals’, who experience a unity that transcends our individuality. Tim is the founder of ‘The International Community of Unividuals’, which is dedicated to supporting the evolution of unividuality. His mission is to unleash the deep goodness within us all, so that together we can create a kinder, wiser world.
Global change agent Tim Kelley works with top leaders in many fields and countries to transform human institutions and evolve society. He helps executives, politicians and organizations become potent and capable creators of change. He is the author of True Purpose and the bestselling co-author of three other books. His methodology, True Purpose, has been featured internationally in magazines, newspapers, and on television.
Tim has trained over 1,000 consultants, therapists, and coaches around the world in his methods. He has worked with hundreds of CEOs, including top leaders and executive teams from such companies as Nabisco, ING, Oracle, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers, as well as with government ministers and leaders of international NGOs.
Tim is the founder of the True Purpose® Institute, which provides messengers, change agents, and mission-driven organizations with the training and support they need to create the impact they are meant to have in the world.
A retired Naval Reserve officer, he has commanded military organizations, including an amphibious assault craft unit. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from MIT.
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Tina Zion, a fourth-generation medium, award-winning author, and educator, is globally recognized as a medical intuition expert. Tina teaches her courses Become Your Own Medical Intuitive and Become a Medical Intuitive Practitioner internationally, and throughout the U.S.
Tina has a national board specialty certification in mental health nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Association, and has worked in the mental health field as a registered nurse. A Gestalt-trained mental health counselor, she received her certification in clinical hypnotherapy from the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners, specializing in past-life regressions. Tina is also certified as a hypnotist utilizing Life Between Lives (LBL) modalities through the Michael Newton Institute. A Reiki master, she has taught this healing modality for over 10 years.
Tina’s books, Become a Medical Intuitive and Advanced Medical Intuition, both won awards from prestigious organizations. Her new book Be Your Own Medical Intuitive, is releasing now. She’s author of The Reiki Teacher’s Manual and Reiki and Your Intuition, and is a contributing author to Michael Newton’s book, Memories of the Afterlife.
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Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, PhD, is an author, psychotherapist, and a renowned Jewish scholar and teacher. Widely known for her groundbreaking work on Kabbalah, depth psychology, intergenerational trauma healing, and the re-integration of the feminine wisdom tradition within Judaism, Rabbi Tirzah lectures and teaches globally about spiritual and ancient wisdom practices that are honed to assist us at this critical time in world history.
Rabbi Firestone's publications include With Roots in Heaven: One Woman's Passionate Journey into the Heart of Her Faith (Plume,1999) and The Receiving: Reclaiming Jewish Women’s Wisdom (Harper San Francisco, 2003). Her latest work, combining research in depth psychology, neuroscience, and the field of collective traumatology, is highlighted in the award-winning book, Wounds Into Wisdom: Healing intergenerational Jewish Trauma (Monkfish, 2019). In it, Rabbi Firestone shares the remarkable life stories of people around the world who have healed from profound tragedy and trauma. The book provides directives for the transformation of all of our injuries—both personal and inherited— into moral wisdom, courage, and compassion. Rabbi Firestone has been teaching ancestral healing practices in communities around the country, from San Quentin to our nation’s capital. She lives with her husband David in the foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
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As the daughter of holistic health pioneer, Donna Eden, Titanya Monique Dahlin has been immersed in Energy Medicine all her life. Since 1996, Titanya has taught and assisted in Donna’ world-wide workshops and is a popular teacher for the Eden Energy Medicine Certification Program.
As a third generational healer and clairvoyant, Titanya’s psychic gifts awoke in her ability to interpret the Life Color in a person's aura, which she has been interpreting for over 14 years. The Life Color sits within the 6th field in 7 fields in your aura. Each of us our born with a unique vibration, that shows up with a color in your Aura. This vibration called The Life Color, determines your basic lessons, belief systems, gifts and obstacles throughout this lifetime. Titanya validates people's life journey and their purpose in life.
As a certified Waldorf teacher, Eden Energy Medicine Clinical Practitioner and a Mother, Titanya has created Energy Medicine for Kids and Energy Medicine Dance Programs. A former award winning Belly dancer, She also leads empowering women's healing retreats worldwide through Energy Medicine and Healing Movement.
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Tom Pinkson was born in the heart of New York City in 1945. The death of his father when he was four years old set him on path of exploration that began with psychosomatic illness, and later juvenile delinquency, but eventually took him to the far reaches of the Amazon jungle, the Andes mountains and to an eleven year apprenticeship with a group of Huichol Indian shamans in the Sierra Madre of north central Mexico. Seeking deeper truth about the mysteries of life and death, he sought out and found numerous shamanic “Medicine” teachers who initiated him into totally different realms than those from which he had come.
During this time Tom also earned three college degrees, including a Ph.D. in psychology. His doctoral dissertation, “A Quest for Vision,” described his successful work with heroin addicts in the early 1970s using a wilderness treatment program that included mountain climbing, river running, snow camping, ski touring and vision quests in the High Sierra. The quests continue to this day, forty years later with people coming from all over the United States to join him on these powerful experiences of solitude and adventure in the back country of Yosemite. From working with drug addicts, he went on to help start the second hospice program in the United States, offering support services to the terminally ill. From there, he was invited to join Dr. Jerry Jampolsky at the Center for Attitudinal Healing in Tiburon California to work with children facing life-threatening illness which he did for thirty two years.
Tom went on to create his “Recognition Rites Honoring Elders" along with a CD recording using music and song to open hearts and minds to the wisdom of deep being. Walking in two worlds, the shamanic world of indigenous spirituality, and the Western world of a psychologist, consultant, teacher, sacred storyteller, and ceremonial and retreat leader, Tom serves as a bridge-builder, bringing what he calls “The Teachings of the Elders” into practical applications within the modern, urban setting. From major corporations to pediatric oncology units within prestigious cancer treatment centers, from the academic world to rites of passage work with children, adolescents and adults, the dying process and subsequent work of grief, mourning, and rebirth, Tom’s work has had dramatic impact in enriching people’s lives, described in his three books, SHAMANIC WISDOM OF THE HUICHOL: MEDICINE TEACHINGS FOR MODERN TIMES, Do They Celebrate Christmas in Heaven? Spiritual Rite of Passage Teachings from Children with Life-Threatening Illness, and FRUITFUL AGING: MEETING THE CHALLENGES — MINING THE OPPORTUNITIES.
Tom is also the founder and director of a non-profit, spiritually based community, “Wakan,” which offers a variety of programs and services helping people find and remember what is sacred in their lives. He has appeared on international TV and radio, written numerous articles, and produced video and audiotapes on attitudinal healing, spirituality and shamanism.
Tom has two grown children, three grandchildren and lives with his wisdom-woman wife Andrea, in Northern California.
Tree Franklyn is a best-selling author of 365 Ways To Connect With Your Soul, co-authored with New York Times best-selling authors Arielle Ford, Peggy McColl, Christy Whitman and more. She also penned The Ultimate Emotional Survival Guide for Empaths and Highly Sensitive Women and is the founder of FindYourInnerHappy.com.
Along with her popular whimsical muse, Stick Girl, she teaches soul-centered empathic women how to transcend their ordinary, everyday lives so they can reconnect with who they truly are and create a life of deep meaning and purpose. She believes that within each human soul, there’s a longing for more, and her mission is to help others quench their thirst for deeper meaning by awakening the consciousness within themselves. Her practical hands-on approach to using your daily struggles, thoughts and emotions as guides to higher learning brings spirituality and faith down to earth and bridges the gap between human condition and divine living.
She's been featured in The Huffington Post, Elephant Journal, Tiny Buddha, MindBodyGreen, Positive Thinking magazine and more, and was spotlighted as a Quiet Revolutionary in Susan Cain’s international Quiet Revolution movement.
Vicki Robin is co-author of the perennial bestseller Your Money or Your Life and author of Blessing the Hands that Feed Us; lessons from a 10-Mile Diet. Called the "prophet of consumption downsizers" by the New York Times, Vicki's radical common sense approach to money, food and life inspires people to think deeply and act with integrity. She's a prolific social innovator, having helped launch Sustainable Seattle, Awakening the Dreamer Symposium, New Road Map Foundation, Conversation Cafes, Transition Whidbey, the 10-Day Local Food Challenge, among many other projects. She is an entertaining and inspiring speaker and has been featured in hundreds of media outlets, including Oprah, NPR, NYTimes, WSJ, Utne, People. Her popular TEDx talk is on "Relational Eating."
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Wendy De Rosa is an internationally known intuitive energy healer, speaker, teacher, and author. She offers education and training programs for spiritual and personal growth to people from all over the world who wish to develop their intuition, and experience personal transformation.
She is founder of the School of Intuitive Studies and the renowned intuitive healer training program & certification. She serves as faculty for The Shift Network, with more than 100,000 people attending her live events and programs. Wendy is also a featured teacher on the Mindvalley spiritual growth channel Soulvana, and has appeared on the CBS News program Better Connecticut.
Wendy’s newest book is Becoming an Empowered Empath: How to Clear Energy, Set Boundaries & Embody Your Intuitive Powers. Her other titles include her bestselling Energy Healing Through the Chakras: A Guide to Self-Healing and Expanding Your Heart: Awakening Through Four Stages of a Spiritual Opening. She’s a contributing author to Bouncing Back: Thriving in Changing Times with Wayne Dyer, Bryan Tracy, John Assaraf, and other personal growth leaders.
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Dr. William Bloom, PhD, is one of the UK’s leading educators and authors in the field of spirituality and wellbeing. He is director of the Spiritual Companions Trust, which pioneered the first UK government-approved course in spirituality and health. His background includes a 2-year off-grid retreat in the high atlas mountains of southern Morocco.
His many books include The Power of the New Spirituality... The Endorphin Effect... and Meditation Masterclass. He is on the faculty of the Findhorn Foundation, Europe’s leading eco-spiritual center; and a trustee of Glastonbury Abbey. He has delivered many trainings in the hospice sector, especially around the practices of supporting the transfer of consciousness.