Dr. Vie – Living in Yoga – Interactive Session and Q & A
Dr. Vie is a modern nomadic yogi, author, mentor and inspirational speaker. In this interactive session, you can ask questions and join the discussion as Dr. Vie shares her thoughts and experiences about living in yoga.
Dr. Vie, is an Indian female natural health scientist. She was raised in South Africa & studied & worked on 5 continents and +5 countries including Switzerland, Denmark, England, South Africa, India & USA as a medical device scientist, assistant professor, clinician, natural health scientist & food manufacturer.
During her entrepreneurial adventures starting up Dr. Vie food factory, she experienced poverty, with just a few cents in her hand, but a heart filled with hope. She slept on a yogi mat and wore torn clothing for many years even while her superfoods were being relished across the Americas by some of the biggest names in the sporting world.
She has discovered the secrets to inner strength, inner courage and inner wisdom and hopes to inspire billions around the planet to achieve inner peace and by so doing spread world peace. Connect with her at drvie.com
Colleen Haggerty – Be Your Own Wonder Woman
Every woman is a Wonder Woman.
What takes your breath away? That is your GASP – your Gorgeous, Amazing Super Power! We each have one – or many. The trick to finding your GASP is to understand what your strengths are. Your strengths make you STRONG!
In this interactive talk and demonstration, participants will leave with 3 Key Takeaways:
1. What our strengths are,
2. Our GASP: the one unique thing we possess that takes our breath away, and
3. One action step to live out our GASP
Colleen Haggerty, a Forgiveness Coach, found her own Wonder Woman super power by forgiving the man who caused the amputation of her left leg. Colleen has told her forgiveness story through her TEDx talk and in her memoir, A Leg to Stand.
Bethany Williamson – Essential Oils for Chakras (Stones and Crystals too!)
In this talk, Bethany gives you a basic understanding of what the 7 chakras are and where they are located in the body and then she identifies the different essential oils that you can use to help balance your chakras. You’ll come away with an understanding of how to use essential oils safely to balance your chakras and an introduction to the crystals and stones that go along with them.
Bethany Williamson, MEd, is a Bastyr Certified Aromatherapist and former educator. She has a passion for essential oils, holistic health, and teaching. She offers her knowledge through weekly email tips, her online educational academy and through her iTunes Podcast: “Making Scents of Essential Oils”. Connect with her at MakingScentsOfEssentialOils.com
Caryn Diel – MELT – Self Care to Get You Out of Pain
MELT is an easy self care treatment that re-hydrates connective tissue in the hands and feet. In this class, Caryn will explain the current research on how and why this REALLY works. When we learn how to do this simple 10 minute treatment, the pain receptors in our connective tissues stop sending the pain message, and we can relax and move more freely.
Caryn Boyd Diel is a Certified MELT instructor and has taught classes and private sessions in several states and in her private practice. After 40 years of experience in the world of hands-on body work and health care instruction, Caryn supports this work 100%. Caryn is the owner of Amethyst by the Sea. Connect with her at AmethystbytheSea.com
Niobe Weaver – The Message in Your Melody
Niobe offers a glimpse into the world of sound, music and soul melody readings. Learn how you are already fulfilling your purpose by simply “being in-body” and the power you have in your own voice. In this session, you will hear, feel and learn a new outlook on the energy of sound. That this modality is accessible to everyone, and they are powerful beings that make a significant difference to the world.
A gifted healer and teacher, Niobe Weaver offers her work in Melody readings, private healing sessions and group healing circles known as “Melodies of the Heart”. She is regular guest speaker and singer at Unity and Center for Spiritual Living Centers. Her music CD’s bring inspiration and peace. Niobe has opened for Author’s Alan Cohen and Deepak Chopra and contributed her voice and music to award winning education DVD “Song of the Salish Sea”. Connect with Niobe at: niobeweaver.com
Paige Roberts – Stress-Trauma and the Brain
This presentation will teach you the basic neuroscience principles of stress-trauma and the effects on the brain and body. Learn what role your current and past mental and physical stressors and traumas could be playing in your current health. You will learn what neuroscience techniques can do to de-condition or neurologically release the brain and body from past traumas and you’ll learn techniques for training and conditioning the brain and body to become more resilient to everyday stressors.
Paige Roberts has a B.A. in Human Performance and Wellness and a Masters of Social Work. She has worked as an athletic trainer, social welfare program director, light therapist and wellness coach. She is also a master Brainspotter and presented her case studies on sports performance expansion at the First International Brainspotting conference in Brazil.
Paige is an ambassador for the Concussion Legacy Foundation, volunteers with the Sick Not Weak Initiative, and currently works as a sports psychology consultant with members of the United States Snowboard Half Pipe and United States Freestyle Moguls Ski Teams. Her company is On Point Performance Neuro Training. Connect with her at: onpointneuro.com
Vila Loukas – Understanding our Spiritual DNA
We are so much more than just our physical bodies! More and more people are waking up to the fact that at our core, we are spiritual beings and our mind, emotions and physicality are all tied in to a deeper blueprint that makes us who we are: our DNA. The DNA gives us much more than just our physical shape & size–it also contains the codes that lead us to our true Life Purpose when we engage the process of activating them! By understanding our spiritual DNA, we begin to unlock the true potential we have within us.
Vila Loukas is a Certified Healer & Guide with the Modern Mystery School International. She specializes in helping those who are ready find greater joy, fulfillment, health, vitality, empowerment, clarity, self-mastery and connection to true Life Purpose. Vila believes that each of us has a unique set of gifts to give the world and when we are empowered to fulfill our purpose, we can truly make an impact for the betterment of all! Connect with her at: HohCenterofLight.net
Laren Watson – How To Manage The Fear of Recurrence
Laren’s story of determination mixed with blind optimism is inspiring. From being blind sided by a stage IV cancer diagnosis as a health coach who was doing everything “right”, to building herself back up from the harshest chemo they give anyone for anything followed by a stem cell transplant in order to kill mantle cell lymphoma only to get another separate unrelated triple negative breast cancer diagnosis right on its heels, it’s shocking. She is now three years cancer free and on a mission to share all that she learned combining all healing modalities in a truly holistic mind-body-spirit approach to cancer survivorship. Connect with her at: larenwatson.com
Sandra Storwick – Insomnia and the Soul
This talk is for everyone who is yearning for a deeper, more restful night’s sleep naturally. We will talk about natural energetics of sleep and why people leading a modern lifestyle tend not to sleep well. We will introduce the Heartfull Meditation techniques created by Savitri and talk about how these techniques can reach the core of the problem. We will look at how diet and nutrition can affect sleep and talk about certain products that help the body feel more calm and grounded. We will also look at things that may be hindering sleep, food choices, lighting and even clothing choices.
We also will talk about other aspects of our daily life that can have a significant effect on quality of sleep such as Electromagnetic Fields, LED lighting, blue light, clothing choices etc.
We will also introduce a line of projects that neutralize the effect of EMF and other environmental irritants.
Sandra’s life passion has been searching for truth through self healing and spirituality and expanding that truth into relationships, interior decorating, art, clothing design and manufacturing, yoga teaching, activism and anything else she finds herself involved in. She began studying yoga in 1983, while teaching art at an International School in South India. She became a yoga teacher in 1994 and is currently a Yoga Alliance an E-YRT instructor and a graduate of the Purna Yoga 2000 hour program. Sandra is also a licensed massage practitioner with a focus in cranial sacral therapy. She also holds University degrees in Education and International Development.
After moving to Seattle in 1994, she met Savitri, (co-owner of the Alive and Shine Center and creator of Heartfull Mediation) and began studying Heartfull Mediation (simple, yet profound techniques, that guide the mind back home to the Light in the heart – “the true you”). Sandra has experienced profound shifts in her life though the years of study and practice of Heartfull Meditation and Purna Yoga and loves to share these simple yet powerful practices with others. Connect with Sandra at: aliveandshinecenter.com