The event is free to attend! Most workshops are by donation. See you at the expo!
ATLANTIC 75 Seats Main Floor 12:45 – 1:45
SuperHuman Healing ~ The Power is in YOU; Diane Jordan LMT, CCH, CRT
Many of us seek out healers when dealing with uncomfortable symptoms of stress, life changes, anxiety, illness, loss, etc. Modalities like reiki, massage, psychotherapy, traditional medicine, etc. can all be effective in helping us to feel better.
However, frequently the ‘feel better’ stage doesn’t last. Our symptoms return or transform into a new manifestation.
Have you ever wished for simple and effective do-it-yourself ways to heal and feel wonderful, every day?
In this workshop you will learn about the Human Energy System, Hypnosis, your Spiritual Support and how to use this knowledge to self-heal.
You will learn quick, easy, effective techniques to recognize when your energy is stuck, when you’re carrying unnecessary symptoms, how to clear your energy, release symptoms, stay clear and feel wonderful every day.
Participants will receive a copy of Diane’s newest recording – Quick Clearing Technique.
Diane Jordan is a Massage Therapist, Nationally Certified Hypnotist, Reflexologist, Energy Worker, Spiritual Channel and co-owner of Natural Body Works Healing Center. With 19 years professional experience helping clients achieve their healing goals, Diane has learned that no matter the severity of issue, everyone has the ability to feel much better. They just have not known how. Diane’s goal is to teach people amazingly quick, easy, and effective techniques to self-heaI.
ATTEND TO GAIN: An understanding of the Human Energy System, Hypnosis (the subconscious/conscious mind) and the Spiritual Support System. How to identify, release and prevent energy attachments and blocks. How to self-heal with simple, easy techniques. A copy of Diane’s newest professional recording “Quick Clearing Technique”
BOARDROOM 90 Seats Lower Level 12:45pm – 1:45pm
How to Create Stable Boundaries and Prevent Burnout: Judith A. Swack, Ph.D.
Have you ever had an unpleasant interaction with a coworker, boss, friend, family member or client, and walked away feeling upset even though you know it’s not personal? What happened is that they overstepped your boundaries. Conscious awareness that it’s their problem and not yours is not enough to protect you emotionally. To really be effective, boundaries need to be 100% intact at the conscious, unconscious, body, and soul levels of your being.
Judith A. Swack, Ph.D., originator of Healing from the Body Level UpTM methodology, is a Biochemist/Immunologist, Master NLP Practitioner, Certified Hypnotherapist, Mind/Body Healer, visionary and leader in the field of Energy Psychology. Dr. Swack has presented her dramatic results live on national television and at international conferences.
ATTEND TO GAIN: In this much-needed seminar, Dr. Swack will teach participants the Boundary Tap technique for sealing energetic boundaries and clearing out unwanted negative energy.
CARVER 55 Seats Lower Level 3:15 – 4:15
Astrological Outlook 2018; Hilary Harley
Planetary indicators for this year
There is no doubt we are at a crossroads! This class offers an astrological overview of what is in store for 2018. Learn how the planets may impact both you individually and for us as a country. In this lecture we will look at the astrological chart of the United States and key public figures. We will discuss major current events, cultural and economic trends.
Hilary Harley is an author, consulting astrologer and Reiki Master. She is the founder and owner of Harley Holistic Healing in Newton, MA. Her monthly astrology blog has a global following.
Gain an in-depth overview of what 2018 has in store for us personally and nationally.
ATLANTIC 75 Seats Main Floor 2 – 3pm
Corinna Caracci; Self Defense Training
Could you effectively defend yourself if attacked?
Rape Aggression Defense Systems is the largest women’s physical self-defense network in the country. This program includes physical defense workouts for technique development and includes exercises that are designed to empower the women in your community to practice what they have learned about confrontational situations. Join Corinna Carracci to learn tested instructional techniques, tactics, and unique insights into the problem of violence against women.
Corinna Caracci has over 25 years of experience in self-defense training and instruction. She holds a first-degree black belt in Japanese Karate-Do Shotokan and a R.A.D self-defense certified Instructor and Instructor Trainer for the National Academy of Defense. She is the State Director of New York for the RAD organization, has taught over 5,000 students in the past 25 years, and has trained over 400 Instructors to be able to teach these techniques to women. She is also certified in weapons and key chain defense.
Having been instrumental in bringing self-defense training programs in the NY, NJ, Conn and MA, Corinna is highly dedicated to providing both the opportunity and the education to women of communities to end the violence against them. She assists with groups of men to work collaboratively so they may be aware of what rape is and the effects it has on our society.
Corinna has created me-and-women communication workshops and hosts an annual awareness day called “One Billion Rising,” in order to educate people on how to end violence against women. She has been instrumental in programming for the “It’s ON US” campaign, which is the initiative by the White House and President Obama to help put an end to sexual assault on college campuses. She also holds a Master of Science degree in Education and works at SUNY New Paltz as the Director of Residence Life.
COST for this 2 hour program is $35
CARVER 55 Seats Lower Level 2:00 – 3:00
Jenn Mullen; Breathe Easier – How Reducing Inflammation Can Reduce Your Symptoms of Asthma
By making small changes in your diet, you can breathe easier. How? By reducing inflammation. Join this workshop to learn about inflammation, how it affects your breathing and how you can begin making changes today.
Jenn Mullen is the founder of Just Live Mindfully, a health and wellness company devoted to helping people find the balance in life. Jenn has been a health and wellness coach since 2012 and has helped clients with nutrition, fitness, well-being, accountability and support. She is an asthmatic, a speaker and a motivator and encourages healing through holistic practices.
ATTEND TO GAIN: In this workshop, you’ll gain an understanding of inflammation and its effects on breathing and learn about simple diet changes that can be made to improve your breathing. This workshop is not just for the asthmatic, but for all that experience challenges with their breathing.
BOARDROOM 75 Seats Lower Level 2 – 3pm
Jimmy Chung Chung; Relieving Headaches with Acupuncture
Learn the foundations of how Acupuncture can resolve headaches. Get the latest and greatest Acupuncture research. Take A-Way Acupressure points that will relieve headaches of all presentation.
Jimmy Van Chung is the founder and Chief Clinician of New England Wellness Solutions. Jimmy specialize in pain management. He is an active Friends of South shore Hospital member, has served on the board of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Society of Massachusetts, and is a member of Acupuncturists Without Borders.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Learn how to using pressure point to relieve headaches.
BOARDROOM 75 Seats Lower Level 11:30 – 12:30 $10 Tickets
Healing the Wounded Soul- The Power of Soul Retrieval; Leontine Hartzell
Soul retrieval is an ancient healing method found in native cultures around the world, and is powerfully effective for people today. Returning lost parts of a person’s soul or energy that separated out because of trauma can heal deeply rooted imbalances and issues. This powerful healing method can dramatically improve life and assist in helping find one’s life purpose and true fulfillment. Learn about this process from Leontine Hartzell who has performed thousands of soul retrievals over the past 22 years.
Leontine Hartzell is a shamanic visionary, teacher and healer who has performed thousands of soul retrievals in the past 25 years helping people restore their full energy to live fulfilling happy lives.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Learn how soul retrieval can improve your life and learn how to open your heart to welcome your lost energies back.
HALIFAX 35 Seats Upper Level 12:45 – 1:45
Ayurveda The Science if Life: Gina Rainwater Thayer
Ayurveda, life knowledge. Nutrition and lifestyle that achieves and supports a balanced mind,body and soul.
Gina is an Ayurvedic Practitioner acquiring her knowledge in Ayurveda at Kripalu. Gina is the owner of Rainwarer Falls Apothecary and Ayurveda. Professional Aromatherapist, Certified Herbalist & Reiki Master Teacher, OM
ATTEND TO GAIN: Insight on Ayurveda
HALIFAX 35 Seats Upper Level 2:00 – 3:00
Healing Trauma Through the System of Reiki: Laura Bonetzky-Joseph
Trauma is not what you may think. Have you endured unexplained or life lifelong symptoms? Do you suffer from chronic illness, anxiety, depression, fatigue, physical pain or even cancer? Our bodies are miraculous beings fully equipped to heal themselves. However, when we experience trauma, such as an accident, natural disaster, loss, or even abuse, those abilities become significantly compromised. Discover how the traditional Japanese system of reiki can restore wholeness and create a healthier you!
Laura Bonetzky-Joseph is a survivor of abuse, speaker, healer, intuitive, writer and teacher. She has a background as a college educator and domestic abuse advocate with over 15 cumulative years of experience in healthcare with a focus on trauma informed care. She has incorporated spiritually based holistic health practices in her line of work since 2006 and is a Jikiden Reiki® Shihan (accreditation through the Jikiden Reiki® Institute, Kyoto, Japan).
ATTEND TO GAIN: An understanding the link between illness and past trauma with the tools to discover the “how” to heal from it all.
MANOMET 30 Seats Upper Level 11:30 – 12:30
Yoga 12 Step Recovery; Christina Caputo Fenton
Y12SR is Yoga 12 Step Recovery. Yoga is used as a powerful tool in the entire process of recovery for anyone who is powerless to a negative behavior (s) in their lives. Not only for addicts, but for anyone striving to live a better way of life, we all have something to let go of and release. The 8 limbs of yoga are directly linked to the 12 Step Recovery Program that has been proven to be successful since 1935. A regular 12 Step Recovery Yoga practice will strengthen the mind, spirit and body to also help prevent straying from the recovery path as “the issues live within the tissues.”
Christina Caputo Fenton owns Harmony Healing Center in Rockland, MA
My name is Christina Caputo Fenton and I operate and own Harmony Healing Center and Marilexei Salon both located at 900 Hingham Street Rockland. Collaborating the studio and the salon bringing to fruition truly that beauty comes from the inside out. Our studio is where spirituality and physicality collide where you can find an array of classes and workshops. Our team of instructors collectively believe in only the authenticity of Yoga where the mind and spirit are most important, then the body will follow. I hold certifications in yoga, barre, spinning, personal training and sports nutrition. Close to my heart is my certification in yoga 12 step recovery and under world renowned Nikki Myers. For I am a voice of long-term recovery myself. A mother of three beautiful children and wife and friend to an amazing man.
PLYMPTON 65 Seats Lower Level 11:30 – 12:30
Reclaim Your Life with ThetaHealing: Jodi St.Onge
Are you ready to RECLAIM YOUR LIFE? Tired of being unhappy,feeling angry, depressed, and anxious?In our body,our cells are filled with beliefs, good and bad. Negative beliefs like fear, anger and unworthiness, can prevent one from being happy, abundant, and successful. Join me and learn how ThetaHealing can shift those limiting beliefs and allow you to step into a more happier and healthier you.
Jodi St.Onge , Advanced ThetaHealer, is a natural born Medium, Spiritual Healer and Teacher. Trained in the arts of Reiki, Karuna, Crystal Healing, Munay Ki, and New Paradigm. Jodi is deeply passionate about the healing work she facilitates with others, and does so with compassion, openness and grace.
MANOMET 30 Seats Upper Level 2:00 – 3:00
My Autoimmune Journey – Diagnosis, Discovery and Gifts: Tricia Arieta
Tricia will share her personal Health journey through autoimmune issues. She will outline multiple healing and wellness strategies that lead to her ability to control the diseases and ultimately conceive, cary and deliver a perfectly health baby.
Tricia Arieta is a 48 year old wife and mother of 2 children in Kingston, MA. An engineer by degree, she attended Michigan Tech University and has held multiple design and product marketing position in both the Automotive and consumer goods industries during a successful 20 year career. Tricia is also a certified Yoga instructor, Paleo foodie and juicer. Her scientific curiosity and source-based approach to health and wellness motivates Tricia’s discovery and application of healthy living techniques.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Easy to apply healthy living strategies and motivation
HALIFAX 35 Seats Upper Level 11:30 – 12:30
Harness Your Coincidences: Larry R Quemere CHT
Uncover a process into learning the life you were meant to live. Unleashing the power of Coincidences as a road map leading to your destiny. Learn to harness these amazing clues from the Universe into recognizing pathways into your authentic self. All this results in leaving you with the question; When is a Coincidence your confirmation of what you already know to be true? Be prepared to step into your power of action.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Be prepared to open yourself to hear, see and feel the answers you seek in the coincidences that have been and are about to happen.
AMPHITHEATER 48 Seats Lower Level 11:30 – 12:30
Embracing the Gifts of your Soul & its Mission; Cathy Burke
In this special session, you will have the opportunity to connect on a deeper and more profound level with your Soul, its gifts, purpose and mission here on Earth. Through a group of special and expansive processes, and a powerful Journey of Release, you will deepen your Soul Connection with self, as you will begin to open a “New Door” to your bright and brilliant life. With a special Crystal Bowl enhancement on your Journey you will open to the many gifts of your Soul, and be ushered forward on your Path of Soul Joy with ease. My New Book My Soul’s Embrace will be available at this Session.
Rev. Cathi Burke, is an Ordained Angel Minister, Creative Soul Coach, Alternative Medicine Practitioner, Healer, and the Channel for the 8 Angel Rays of Light. She is the owner of the Angels of Light Healing and Intuitive Center in Norwell, Massachusetts, and for the past thirty years has been sharing her gifts of Healing, Coaching, and Angelic Messenger work with the world. Cathi is the Author of Americo Michael “Surrounded by Angels” “My Soul’s Embrace” and the Butterfly Awakened.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Soul Guidance, Wisdom and Soul Mission Expansion
MANOMET 30 Seats Upper Level 3:15 – 4:15
The Benefits of Seasonal Detoxing: Kat Ogar
Are you bogged down by extra pounds left over from the holidays? Are you sick of feeling tired, bloated, and blah? If you answered yes to even one of those questions, then a detox might be right for you. Detoxification is one of the body’s most innate functions to keep it healthy – it’s as basic for us as breathing. Environmental toxins, poor food choices, and lack of movement can lead to feeling sluggish and unfocused. Join Kat to learn about the power of seasonal detoxing.
Kat Ogar, is a Certified Health Coach, Homeopath and Asian Bodywork Therapist. She provides the tools her clients need to bring problem areas back in balance by incorporating healthy eating, creating healthy habits, and living their life the way they imagine it could be.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Knowledge about which foods heal and which harm your body, how to jumpstart your metabolism and boost your energy naturally.
CARVER 55 Seats Lower Level 11:30 – 12:30
The Ethics and Benefits of Touch Therapy: Betsy Powell-Pelrine
In this presentation we will explore the many benefits of massage therapy, energy work, and other forms of touch therapy in this unique time of rapid growth and increasing regulations.
Betsy Powell-Pelrine, LMT is a leader in the massage therapy and bodywork industry with over 30 plus years experience in healthcare, and 20 years experience in massage, energy work, and educating and mentoring massage therapists and body workers. Part of Betsy’s mission is to educate the public and practitioners on the ethics and benefits of touch therapy. Betsy and her husband Michael have a thriving bodywork and resource center in Pembroke Massachusetts.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Clients will gain an understanding of what touch therapy can really do for us and how that works. And therapists will continue to have the conversation about ethical boundaries, what we do, and how to say it.
PLYMPTON 65 Seats Lower Level 3:15 – 4:15
Essential Principles of Ayurveda: the Essence of Healing, Cleansing and Fulfilling Your Life Purpose:
Jonathan Glass M.Ac, Ayurvedic Practitioner
The essential principles of Ayurveda beautifully articulate the essence of what is needed in order to maintain health, heal, and cleanse…in body, mind and soul.
Jonathan Glass, M.Ac, is the author of the Total Life Cleanse and the co-creator of the Total Life Cleanse program. He is a Master Acupuncturist, Ayurvedic Practitioner, herbalist and Natural Health Educator. Jonathan served on the faculty of the New England School of Acupuncture and The Dharma Institute of Yoga and Ayurveda. He has been an expert facilitator of individual and group-supported, transformational cleanse programs, for over twenty years. Jonathan has been in private practice since 1987.
BOARDROOM 90 Seats LOWER LEVEL 10:15 -11:15
Tom Tam; Quantum Healing
Quantum healing uses the concepts of quantum physics combined with energy healing to address all ranges of medical conditions. The lecture will focus on the understanding of Tom Tam’s blockage theory, the Tom Tam Healing System, and how quantum physics can be applied to address illness.
Tom Tam is an acupuncturist and healer that is known internationally for his work and development of Tong Ren Healing and the Tom Tam Healing System.
What will our audience Gain: Understanding Tom Tam Healing System and concepts of Quantum Healing and Gravity as it relates to healing.
CARVER 55 Seats Lower Level 12:45 -1:45
Meghan sylvester: Gut Check: Eating For Health and Happiness.
Our dietary choices have a tremendous effects on our short-and long-term health as well as our state of mind. Preservatives, pesticides and plastic packaging have introduced a slew of new chemicals into our systems, which pose additional threats to our brain and body. These health threats include auto-immune disease, obesity, diabetes, and heart disease, depression and dementia. This talk will cover the nutrients that the human body and brain need for its growth, healing and optimal functioning. You will leave with tools to make the connection between your fork, your feelings and the future of your health. Now that’s something to be happy about!
PLYMPTON 65 Seats Lower Level 12:45 – 1:45
An Ocean of Love – Holy Fire II Reiki Experience; Katie Malloy Ramaci
Come explore the evolution of Reiki and its development from Usui into Holy Fire II Reiki. We will then experience the Holy Fire in “An Ocean of Love” healing experience.
Katie has been teaching healing for 22+ years. She’s an Advanced Hypnotherapist , Certified Master Instructor through the IACT and she can assist you improving and transforming your life through the resolution of a wide variety of issues. Katie is also a master instructor certifying in Usui and Karuna, Holy Fire II, Shamballa Multidimensional Healing and more. Katie is the Owner and Director of Women of Wisdom, a unique gift shop, holistic center and Schools of Wisdom.
What will our audience Gain: Come share the blessings of Holy Fire and bring profound healing to your life!
AMPHITHEATER 48 Seats Lower Level 12:45 – 1:45
Healing from the heart with Tapas Acupressure Technique; Fern Ross Israel
Are you confused, stressed, depleted, depressed, fearful or anxious. Maybe you can’t let go, or won’t let go or don’t know how to let go. If this sounds like you come to this experience of the practice of Tapas Acupressure Technique TAT is a way to help move you to a greater level of health on all levels: physically, emotional and spiritually. Tapas Acupressure Technique is a great stress reducer.
The world today is full of challenges and over stimulation. Come to this session to de-stress and reclaim your center. You will leave the session lighter, freer and more committed to living your intentions. There will be an explanation, experience, stories examples and take aways for everyone.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Calmness, optimism, for some healing/ forgiving and letting go, for others feeling loving and open. Everyone attending will receive a coupon for $25 dollars off the full day training of TAT.
Fern Ross Israel is a Trainer for TAT. She has worked with hundreds of individuals helping them to navigate challenging times with wider perspectives and peace both with children and adults. Fern is also a very long time yoga and meditation teacher as well as a teacher of Pan Gu Mystical Shengong. Different practices are for different individuals and all practices can be part of a group called Self- Regulatory Tools .
ATLANTICA YOGA MATS Main Floor
11am – 11:45
Embracing Spring with Positive Awesomeness and Yoga Meg Murphy Garfield
It is spring and the days are getting longer, lighter and warmer. The sun is waking the earth! We will let the vibrant energy of inspiration and creativity flow in our practice and life! Meg is the Owner of Open Doors Yoga Studios Plymouth and certified yoga instructor as well as children’s yoga. Currently working towards certification in Dynamic Gentle Yoga.
ATTEND TO GAIN: Yoga in a beautiful setting providing creativity, kindness and inspiration as we move into spring!
BOARDROOM 90 Seats Lower Level 3:15 – 4:15
Yoga for every BODY; Kerry Ann McCarthy
Yoga can help every BODY. But not just on a physical level. Yoga is a lifestyle. In this lecture, I will explain how yoga can been seen and used in all parts of life and every BODY can do yoga. We modify to the needs of our own constitutions, rather than forcing certain things. Yoga can be seen in all aspects of life.
The art of yoga is what Kerry Ann considers to be her calling in life. She conveys that enthusiasm and passion to her students though her powerful teaching style. Kerry Ann has been teaching for over ten years, studying with teachers in India to the best in the States. When starting yoga, she immediately felt a connection, she began an intense practice and saw immediate changes in her life, both physically and spiritually. She brings that enthusiasm to her classes and teachings.
What will our audience Gain: understanding how yoga can help with every person, on a physical level but also ona lifestyle level. Understanding that yoga is found in all of life.
PLYMPTON 65 Seats Lower Level 2 – 3pm
Pressure Point Sound Healing; Barbara Barker
Pressure Point Sound Healing for all to experience that attend the workshop. This will be a distant session with intention for all to benefit from the presentation. In this rapid, intense total balancing of the Body/Energy Field, I will be blending Sound Vibration, Toltec methods, Stillpoint Practices, Grounding Techniques and Essential Oils that are helpful in achieving the goal of feeling clear and balanced. I also plan to share some new techniques for better Sleep! Time
Barbara has worked with clients in the holistic health field for more than 20 years. As an Integrative Holistic Practitioner, she easily blends together numerous healing modalities (such as Reiki, IET, Essential Oils, Massage) to best suit her clients’ healing requirements. Testimonials speak of easily clearing emotional trauma, assistance in managing pain, deep relaxation and ultimately more vitality. She is soft spoken, non-judgmental and compassionate with a keen sense of insight that is essential to facilitate positive change.
Her practice now includes Pressure Point Sound Healing. By combining specific points on the body, breathing techniques and sound vibration, a deep level of clearing may be achieved. Biofield Tuning and Energy Scans can be done in person or at a distance, thus anyone can take advantage of her skills. This information may give a sense of what is going on behind a presenting situation and help bring the whole person to a more balanced and energetic state. She welcomes all to experience the healing touch of her work in her office by appointment.
ATLANTIC 48 Seats Lower Level 3:15 – 4:15
Connecting with Self and Soul: A Yoga Philosophy: Justine Crowley
By gaining a deeper understanding of our Jiva, “jeeva” we develop a stronger resilience to daily stress, obstacles and life challenges. Jiva is a term in Sanskrit (the ancient language of Hinduism, often used in yoga) which translates to “the life force energy in each individual soul that is eternal and infinite.” When we practice separating our experiences and titles from our worth, we increase overall well-being and compassion, and are better able to weaken habitual defense mechanisms such as passing judgement onto others.
Learn how vulnerability and authenticity bring genuine, sustainable connection and happiness to your life.
Justine Crowley is a 200hr certified yoga instructor, Reiki practitioner, entrepreneur and nutrition enthusiast. Justine has a B.A. in social psychology and has a passion for discovering techniques that create a sustainable mind, body and soul connection. She weaves these techniques seamlessly into her yoga practice and Reiki sessions with hopes that students and clients will feel emotionally lighter, mentally and physically healthier and overall revitalized.
Attend to gain: A deeper understanding of an ancient yoga philosophy that brings a deep and sustainable mind, body and soul connection, as well as greater self-worth and life fulfillment.
HALIFAX 35 Seats Upper Level 3:15 – 4:15
Most Likely To Succeed: Margo LaPointe
From homeschooling to hybrids, the evolution of new school models and how they better equip today’s kids for tomorrow’s futures.
The time has come to re-evaluate the concept that the path to a successful life is one lane, paved by test scores in an antiquated model originally designed more than a century ago to produce a workforce for a world that no longer exists. The forecasted economic landscape is rapidly evolving, with artificial intelligence (A.I.) dominating the job market. In order to prepare today’s children for tomorrow’s future, their educational model must rapidly evolve as well.
Margo LaPointe is the Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Ivy House Advanced Learning Center. Pioneering a unique learning environment, LaPointe answers the call of the jobs of tomorrow by preparing the children of today with a culture of education, experiences and a love of learning that can only be found by using the world as their classroom.
ATTEND TO LEARN: If traditional schools are not preparing the masses for the world today’s kids will inherit, what options do parents have to help their children? From homeschooling to hybrids, Margo LaPointe explores opportunities and networks available to empower you with knowledge about school choice.