The Breath of Life Conference 2011
The Conference explores key factors that organise how we function, beyond just the physical form. It is intended to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas at the cutting edge of holistic healthcare.
Featuring: Franklyn Sills – Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen – Nicholas Handoll – James Oschman – Susan turner- Raymond Castellino – Peter Levine.
This unique eight disc set brings together internationally acclaimed speakers who each give a one and a half hour presentation. A panel discussion with all the speakers completes the weekend.
‘Healing Trauma: the Psycho-neurology of Stress, Mindfulness and Cranial Skills’ by Franklyn Sills – craniosacral therapist, psychotherapist, pioneer of biodynamic craniosacral therapy and author of Craniosacral Biodynamics Vols. 1 & 2, Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Being and Becoming and The Polarity Process.
‘Energy Osteopathy’ by Nicholas Handoll – osteopath, co-founder of the Sutherland Cranial College, international teacher on osteopathic trainings, and author of Osteopathy: Your Questions Answered and The Anatomy of Potency
‘Embodying Cellular Consciousness’ by Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen – innovator and developer of ‘Body-Mind Centering’, whose work has influenced the fields of bodywork, movement, dance, yoga, body psychotherapy, childhood education and many other body-mind disciplines, and author of Sensing, Feeling and Action.
‘The Breath of Life in Birth and Attachment’ by Ray Castellino – qualified as a chiropractor, craniosacral therapist and polarity therapist, eminent teacher of prenatal and birth therapy, clinical director of BEBA (a non-profit research clinic) and faculty member of the Santa Barbara Graduate Institute which offers masters and doctorates in both pre- and peri-natal psychology and somatic psychology.
‘From Quark to Quasar: the Natural Energy Systems Within and Around Us and their Therapeutic Significance’ by James Oschman – biologist, physicist, world authority on energy and complementary medicine and author of Energy Medicine: The Scientific Basis and Energy Medicine in Therapeutics and Human Performance.
‘Digging On…There Are Always More Potatoes: Stillness, Motion and the Spaces Between’ by Susan Turner – osteopath with a background in Transpersonal Psychology. She taught at the European School of Osteopathy for 21 years where she co-founded and directed the Undergraduate Children’s Clinic. Since 1985 she has taught at postgraduate level internationally being especially involved with the ongoing development of the Sutherland Cranial College.
‘In An Unspoken Voice: How the Body Releases Trauma and Restores Goodness’ by Peter Levine – pioneer of trauma therapy, founder of the Foundation for Human Enrichment, developer of ‘Somatic-Experiencing’ and author of the best-selling book Waking The Tiger, Trauma Through a Child’s Eyes, Healing Trauma and In An Unspoken Voice.
Panel discussion with all the speakers facilitated by Michael Kern D.O., R.C.S.T., N.D. This disc also includes a presentation by Frederick Leboyer – pioneer of the natural childbirth movement and author of Birth Without Violence, Loving Hands, Art of Giving Birth and The Art of Breathing.
Breath of Life Conference 2011