Mark Nepo is a poet and philosopher who devotes his writing and teaching to the journey of inner transformation and the life of relationship. H has taught for more than 40 years in the fields of poetry and spirituality. The #1 New Your Times bestselling author of The Book of Awakening he has published 19 books. www.marknepo.com
Mel Schwartz is a practicing psychotherapist, marriage counselor, writer and speaker. He is one of the first contemporary practicing psychotherapists to distill the basic premises of quantum theory into therapeutic approaches, which enable people to overcome their challenges and live to their fullest potential. www.melschwartz.com
Lynne McTaggart, one of the central authorities on the new science of consciousness, is the award-winning author of seven books, including the internationally bestselling The Intention Experiment and The Field. She is also editorial director of What Doctors Don’t Tell You, one of the world’s most respected health magazines, and architect of the Intention Experiments, a web-based “global laboratory.” A highly sought-after public speaker, Lynne is consistently listed as one of the world’s 100 most spiritually influential people. lynnemctaggart.com/
Alonso Del Rio
In his book Tawantinsuyo 5.0 (the four regions of the universe) Alonso shares some of the most precious treasures of the Andean people. Masterfully relating ancient wisdom teachings that are a great contribution to maintaining awareness in our daily lives. Alonso directs a healing and teaching center where people from all over the world come to the sacred valley of Peru to receive teachings. He is also the cofounder of an intercultural school that provides free education to more than 80 children in the Cusco region. He has produced 2 documentaries on sacred plants and edited 9 music discs to date. Alonso’s lastest book is called quarto alteries (four alters)
Music can be purchased at www.cdbaby.com (Alonso del Rio) more information write to firstname.lastname@example.org his website is www.ayahuasca-ayllu. com
Christina Donnell, Ph.D., is a spiritual teacher, mystic and author. She is the Director of The Winds of Change Association, an educational organization dedicated to offering programs that tend our evolving human consciousness. She shares her message worldwide via spiritual retreats, wisdom talks, keynote addresses and radio interviews.
Christina has worked closely with the Q'ero medicine people of the high Andes for 25 years, bringing unity consciousness into the world. She is the author of the multiple award-winning book, Transcendent Dreaming: Stepping into our Human Potential. It is a deep exploration into truths about our quantum world and human potential. Her latest offering, the Unitive Life audio series, is a rich foray into Silence and the emergence of non-dual awareness. www.christinadonnell.com
Brant Secunda is a shaman, healer and traditional ceremonial leader who completed a 12-year apprenticeship with Don José Matsuwa, the renowned Huichol shaman who passed away in 1990 at the age of 110. For over 30 years, Brant has been leading conferences, workshops, and retreats around the globe. He is a co-founder of the American Herbalist Guild, the Peace University, and the Huichol Foundation. He is also the co-author of the award-winning book Fit Soul Fit Body, 9 Keys to a Healthier, Happier You. shamanism.com
Itzhak Berry is an internationally recognized shamanic healer and teacher. He was initiated into the Circle of 24 Yachaks by his Quechua teacher in Ecuador and into the healing tradition of his Amazonian Kanamari Paje teacher. The founder of ShamanPortal.org and cofounder of the New York Shamanic Circle, he is on the faculty of New York Open Center and Kripalu. Itzhak is the author of Shamanic Transformations and The Gift of Shamanism. Today we will be talking about his latest book, Shamanic Healing: Traditional Medicine for the Modern World. www.ItzhakBeery.com
Patt Lind-Kyle, MA, is an author, teacher, therapist, speaker, and consultant. Her book Heal Your Mind, Rewire Your Brain won the Independent Publishers Gold Medal Award and a Best Boo Award from USA Book News. Patt has written a Chapter in Audacious Aging, and she is also the author of When Sleeping Beauty Wakes Up. www.pattlindkyle.com
Mel Schwartz is a practicing psychotherapist, marriage counselor, writer and speaker. He is one of the first contemporary practicing psychotherapists to distill the basic premises of quantum theory into therapeutic approaches, which enable people to overcome their challenges and live to their fullest potential.
Tom Verner : The Transformational Power of Dreaming: Discovering the Wishes of the Soul
Tom Verner is a practicing psychotherapist and professional magician and was a professor of psychology at Burlington College for 35 years. The founder, with his wife Janet, of Magicians Without Borders, he lives in Vermont. www.magicianswithoutborders.com
Meg Beeler: Energy Alchemy: Living in the Heart of the Universe
Meg Beeler is an internationally known shamanic teacher, Energy Alchemy expert and the founder of Earth Caretakers. She translates ancient wisdom into simple practices for connecting with the powers of nature and the universe. www.megbeeler.com
Albert Flynn DeSilver: Writing as a Path to Awakening
Albert Flynn DeSilver is an internationally published poet, memoirist, and novelist. His writing has appeared in over 100 literary journals worldwide. In addition to his book, WRITING AS A PATH TO AWAKENING, Albert has published several books of poetry and the memoir Beamish Boy. Albert teaches at the Omega Institute, Esalen, Spirit Rock, and writing conferences nationally. www.albertflynndesilver.com
Daniel Foor: Ancestral Medicine
Daniel Foor, PhD, is a licensed psychotherapist and a doctor of psychology. He has led ancestral and family healing intensives throughout the United States since 2005. He is an initiate in the Ifa/Orisha tradition of Yoruba-speaking West Africa and has trained with teachers of Mahayana Buddhism, Islamic Sufism, and different indigenous paths, including the older ways of his European ancestors. www.ancestralmedicine.org
Jose Stevens: Shamanic Power Stories
José Luis Stevens, PhD, is the president and co-founder of The Power Path Inc., an international consulting firm based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is an international lecturer, organizational consultant, and executive coach to CEOs, producers, actors, and varied professionals including attorneys, economists, and scientists. He is the author of numerous books including The Power Path and Awakening the Inner Shaman. www.josestevens.com
Nicki Scully: Sekhmet: Transformation in the Belly of the Goddess
Nicki Scully, author, healer and teacher of Alchemical Healing and the shamanic mysteries of ancient Egypt, will be discussing with you the power of modern shamanic initiations. Although sourced from ancient Egypt, these rites have the capacity to awaken and access inherent latent powers and abilities, and develop heightened modes of perception for every human.
Bruce H. Lipton, Ph.D: The Biology of Belief
Bruce H. Lipton, Ph.D., is an internationally recognized authority in bridging science and spirit and a leading voice in new biology. A cell biologist by training, he taught at the University of Wisconsin’s School of Medicine and later performed pioneering studies at Stanford University. Author of the Biology of Belief and recipient of the 2009 Goi Peace Prize, he has been a guest speaker on hundreds of TV and radio shows, as well as keynote presenter for national and international conferences.
Brooke Medicine Eagle: Earth Keeping
Brooke Medicine Eagle, is a legendary Earthkeeper, wisdom teacher, healer, visionary, singer/songwriter, catalyst for wholeness, and ceremonial leader. She is the best selling author of the Native American literary classic, Buffalo Woman Comes Singing, and of The Last Ghost Dance. Over the last 35 years, her many music recordings, teachings, writings, conference appearances, and wilderness spiritual retreats have touched the hearts and minds of people all over the world. In January of 2000, in recognition of her remarkable contributions in bridging cultural gaps in our world, Medicine Eagle was one of 30 people to receive the special Magical Blend Millennium Award, along with the Dalai Lama, Mikhail Gorbachev, Jean Houston, Oprah Winfrey, Deepak Chopra and others. http://www.medicineeagle.com/
Michael Meade: The Powers of Myth and Story Telling
Michael Meade, D.H.L., is a renowned storyteller, author, and scholar of mythology, anthropology, and psychology. He combines hypnotic storytelling, street-savvy perceptiveness, and spellbinding interpretations of ancient myths with a deep knowledge of cross-cultural rituals. He has an unusual ability to distill and synthesize these disciplines, tapping into ancestral sources of wisdom and connecting them to the stories we are living today.
Michael is the author of The Genius Myth, Fate and Destiny: The Two Agreements of The Soul, Why the World Doesn't End, The Water of Life: Initiation and the Tempering of the Soul; editor, with James Hillman and Robert Bly, of Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart; and editor of Crossroads: A Quest for Contemporary Rites of Passage. Meade is the founder of Mosaic Multicultural Foundation, a nonprofit network of artist, activists, and community builders that encourages greater understanding between diverse peoples. www.mosaicvoices.org/
David Katz: Global Monetization of Plastic Waste
David Katz has recently launched The Plastic Bank. The Plastic Bank is the world’s only organization to globally monetize plastic waste, providing an opportunity for the worlds ultra-poor to collect and trade plastic waste as a currency. The Plastic Bank has created a global network of micro recycling entrepreneurs that transcend poverty by cleaning the environment. David inspires entrepreneurs, and proves that it can be “A business solution to the worlds greatest needs”, and that the entrepreneur is uniquely wired to change the world.
Recently named one of the world’s most compassionate entrepreneurs by Salt magazine, David Katz is the Past President of the Vancouver Chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization and winner of the EO Global Citizen award. Selected from over 12,000 entrepreneurs, the award signifies the one person who uses his entrepreneurial skills to make a mark on the world. David has consulted and spoken globally with 100′s of businesses about the use and implementation of Values Based Leadership, Business Process, Workforce Management and Corporate Social Responsibility. www.plasticbank.org
Randy McNamara: The Trance of Global Warming
Randy Mc Namara has led transformational programs for 300,000 people over a 45-year long career. He also trained 800 leaders who coached citizens to carry out over 100,000 community projects. After retiring a year ago he discovered that we human beings are in a trance about global warming and climate change. He has created a unique presentation designed to wake all of us up from the trance!!
Jonathan Horan: 5Rhythms of Gabrielle Roth
Jonathan Horan is Gabrielle Roth's son and closest collaborator. He is the Executive Director of her international institute, 5Rhythms Global as well as the Director of The Moving Center School NYC. Jonathan has been immersed in the 5Rhythms practice throughout his life and continues to be a key catalyst in its evolution. He is a member of the core teaching faculty of both training and advanced work and teaches workshops of all levels around the world. He has taught at Vassar College and currently teaches for a variety of institutes such as Esalen, Omega, Kripalu and Naropa Institute and Blue Spirit in Costa Rica. His weekly NYC High Vibrations class has been featured in New York Magazine, Breathe, and the Daily News, and was chosen as the hottest movement class in New York by the Village Voice.
Homer Nottingham: The Practice of QiGong
Homer Nottingham is a Holistic Qigong Practitioner and has been teaching Qigong and Tai Chi in the local area for over 16 years and practicing since the early 80s. Homer owns and studies at his Vital Energy Arts center in Nevada City, which helps clients set-up personal Qigong programs for their health and wellness. For a complete schedule of classes and programs visit www.homernottingham.com
Hank Wessleman: The Re-Enchantment: A Shamanic Path to a Life of Wonder
Hank Wesselman, PhD, is a respected research paleoanthropologist and shamanic teacher with more than 30 years of experience. In addition to his scientific publications, his nine books including Spiritwalker, The Bowl of Light, and Awakening to the Spirit World (with Sandra Ingerman). www.sharedwisdom.com
Thomas M. Sterner: The Practicing Mind
Thomas M. Sterner is the author of Fully Engaged and The Practicing Mind. He is accomplished as a musician, composer, and technician in various fields of music; as a recording and audio engineer; and in athletic pursuits from archery to golf. He speaks around the world on developing focus and discipline and lives in Wilmington, Delaware. Visit him online at tomsterner.com
Evelyn Rysdyk - Divine Feminine Part #2
Evelyn C. Rysdyk is a shaman teacher/healer, speaker, and author of The Norse Shaman, Spirit Walking: Course in Shamanic Power, A Spirit Walker’s Guide to Shamanic Tools, Modern Shamanic Living: New Explorations of an Ancient Path, and a contributor to Spirited Medicine: Shamanism in Contemporary Healthcare. Evelyn delights in supporting people to remember their sacred place in All That Is. Whether through face-to-face contact with individual patients, workshop groups and conference participants, or through the printed word, Evelyn uses her loving humor and passion to open people’s hearts and inspire them to live more joyful, fulfilling and purposeful lives. www.spiritpassages.com