For our own continuing evolution, different times in our lives require different resources. Therefore, a wide array is included in this list. All have provided nourishment and direction for my own spiritual growth and development. "It's all these days and not just some that bring me to what I have become." - Margaret Lesch
*American Institute of Holistic Theology's interfaith perspective bridges the gaps between religions, faiths and spiritual paths and provides understanding through education.
Pam Bradshaw's intention is to reach people right where they are and to help them transform their bodies and their lives. Check out her website for a full schedule of yoga classes.
*Rosalyn L. Bruyere is an internationally acclaimed healer, clairvoyant and medicine woman whose frequent collaborations with physicians and scientists reflect her belief that healing and health should be a cooperative effort between patient, physician and healer.
*Center for Action and Contemplation provides experiential education, rooted in the Gospels, encouraging the transformation of human consciousness through contemplation, and equipping people to be instruments of peaceful change in the world. Whatever your spiritual affiliation, Richard's Daily Meditations is always refreshing and insightful.
Center for Nonviolent Communication (NVC) is based on the principles of nonviolence-- the natural state of compassion when no violence is present in the heart.
**The Contemplative Society is an inclusive non-profit association that encourages a deepening of contemplative prayer based in the Christian Wisdom tradition while also welcoming and being supportive of other meditation traditions. The Society supports the work of Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault in her role of Principal Teacher and Advisor for The Contemplative Society
The Contemplative Way - James Finley, Ph.D. lived as a monk at the cloistered Trappist monastery of the Abbey of Gethsemani in Kentucky, where the world-renowned monk and author, Thomas Merton, was his spiritual director. He leads retreats and workshops throughout the United States and Canada, attracting men and women from all religious traditions who seek to live a contemplative way of life in the midst of today's busy world.
*Delphi University & Spiritual Healing School is one of the world's leading healing schools dedicated to Spiritual Training, Energy Healing, Metaphysics, Psychic Development, and RoHun Transpersonal Psychology.
Episcopal Church of the Ascension is a vibrant community, diverse in personality, united in faith. Offering a middle path in a divided world, Ascension encourages individuals to pursue their understanding of God at a depth and pace that is meaningful to them. Comprised of warm genuine people, Ascension fosters spiritual growth through a broad range of opportunities for everyone, from our children and youth to our senior citizens.
Make a difference in your environmental energy by letting Nancy Canestaro, owner of Feng Shui Ladies, create "The Nurturing Home", Feng Shui-American style. In the process, she'll teach you about living in harmony with the world around you.
Global Peace Initiative of Women is based on the dynamic expression of unity, emerging from the heart of wisdom of the world's spiritual traditions, and our own hearts, into a community. This new narrative can help animate social and economic structures and systems that better reflect our natural evolution toward greater wholeness. An essential part of this shift is the coming into a sacred relationship with the earth and all the living forces of the universe. Feminine wisdom and the power of love can serve as the fulcrum for this inner and outer transformation.
Healing Touch East Tennessee (HTET) is a professional organization of Healing Touch practitioners and student providers. HTET provides education and is a resource center for Healing Touch practitioners, students, other health care professionals, and the general public. HTET provides support and a networking system for Healing Touch practitioners in East Tennessee.
*Healing Touch Program is an educational program dedicated to offering classes in the energetic therapy modality of Healing Touch as well as providing support for Healing Touch students, practitioners and instructors.
*Holos University Graduate Seminary prepares students to integrate Universal Principles of Spirituality and Holistic Health through self-development, scholarly exploration and research, and compassionate service.
Valerie Hunt, EdD - Best known for her pioneering research in the field of bioenergy, her visionary approach coupled with a rigorous adherence to the highest scientific standards has won Dr. Hunt international acclaim in the fields of physiology medicine and bioengineering.
*The Work of Byron Katie is a way of identifying and questioning the thoughts that cause all the fear, violence, depression, frustration, and suffering in the world. Experience the happiness of undoing those thoughts through The Work, and allow your mind to return to its true, awakened, peaceful, creative nature.
The Institute of Noetic Sciences, founded in 1973 by Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit research, education, and membership organization whose mission is supporting individual and collective transformation through consciousness research, educational outreach and engaging a global learning community in the realization of our human potential.
The International Society for the Study of Subtle Energies and Energy Medicine (ISSSEEM) is an international non-profit interdisciplinary organization dedicated to exploring and applying subtle energies as they relate to the experience of consciousness, healing, and human potential.
Katie Lesch, LMT, HTCP, CEMT, co-founder of AlmaDiem, delights in the art of meaningful conversation and personal connection with others. She has a way of making you feel as if you are the most important person in the room. She is a kind and passionate teacher and a gifted healing artist who uses her many gifts of business consulting, life coaching, and massage to transform the lives of others. www.AlmaDiem.com
**Caroline Myss is a five-time New York Times bestselling author and internationally renowned speaker in the fields of human consciousness, spirituality and mysticism, health, energy medicine, and the science of medical intuition. Caroline established her own educational institute in 2003, CMED (Caroline Myss Education), which offers a diverse array of programs devoted to personal development and draws students from all over the world.
*Nervous System Energy Work begins with the understanding that the human nervous system, in addition to the physiological function, also is a magnificent system for distributing subtle energy in the body.
*Pantajali Kundalini Yoga Center provides a traditional, reliable approach to spiritual development for sincere seekers of all spiritual paths.
Path to Faith is an organization dedicated to bringing people close to God by experiencing his love and his power that heals us both physically and spiritually.
*Sacred Centers is a teaching organization that uses the map of the chakra system for an embodied awakening of individual awareness and the evolution of global consciousness.
*Sancta Sophia Seminary was an accredited interfaith seminary and mystery school of ageless wisdom dedicated to the encouragement of personal spiritual growth, transformation, the evolution of consciousness, and the preparation of world servers. No longer in operation
* Attended workshops or participated in on-going program
** Attended one or more webinars