Tamara Wilder has been practicing, teaching & demonstrating ancient living skills since 1989 and has been running school programs across Northern California since 1998. She regularly teaches at the Solar Living Institute, California School of Herbal Studies, Occidental Arts & Ecology Center, Pt. Reyes National Seashore, the Mendocino Art Center & the Northern California Women’s Herbal Symposium, helps organize the annual Buckeye Gathering, is coauthor of the book Buckskin and demonstrates ancient living skills for museums, fairs & schools. More info at www.paleotechnics.com
Anya Tyutyunik, L. Ac.
Anya’s learning began in early childhood with a passion for healing wild plants, mushrooms and berries. Her first teachers were Siberian Shamans who showed Anya (then 14 years old in Kiev, Ukraine) how to use herbs, energetics as well as acupuncture points. She is a nationally certified & California licensed acupuncturist, and a Masters’ Diplomate in Oriental Medicine. She specializes in internal medicine, chronic diseases and women’s health. Anya synthesizes many healing techniques into her own style. The secret to her success is insight, experience and devotion to health and well being of her patients. www.anyaspractice.com.
Tamara Wolfson, L. Ac.
Tamara offers Bee Venom Therapy (BVT), in her community acupuncture clinic in Marin County, California. She practices osteo-acupuncture which includes the utilization of counterstrain, myofascial release, neuromuscular therapy (trigger point release), soft tissue manipulation, visceral manipulation, lymphatic flow support, articulatory techniques for joints and skeletal manipulation. She has two degrees in Chinese medicine and over 20 years of clinic practice. Apitherapy has become a core modality in her clinic due to the significant positive changes patients have experienced using bee medicine. Please visit our Workshop page to learn more about what Tamara will be sharing with us on our day together!
Katherine inspires women to connect with their inner resources, community and the Greater Web of Life. In her group classes and personal somatic healing sessions, she empowers you to develop what best nurtures Mind, Body, Heart & Soul to Awaken Your Vibrant Aliveness, Wellness, Wisdom and Inspiration. She is an Intuitive Counselor, Breath & Somatic Therapist, Trauma Healing Practitioner, Reiki & Energy Work Teacher, DJ, Earth-Honoring Minister, and Wedding Officiant. Find out about Katherine's group breathwork journeys, Reiki classes, conscious community dances, full moon circles, and Schedule Your Complimentary 20-min Somatic Healing Phone Consult at www.TrueVibrancy.com
STACEY BUTCHER is a certified 5Rhythms movement/dance teacher, trained by Gabrielle Roth. She is also a Reiki Master/Teacher, Acupressure Practitioner, Shamanic Healer and Priestess. Stacey has been dedicated to the healing arts for over 20 years and has studied with healers and teachers from around the world. Her teaching is infused with passion, deep presence and humor. She is an inspirational facilitator and is skilled at holding space for transformation. Stacey teaches classes, ongoing groups and workshops in the Bay Area and abroad. She also teaches Reiki and other healing trainings and is available for private sessions. For more information, please visit www.StaceyButcher.com
Svetlana Yesin DDS is an integrative dentist practicing in San Francisco, CA. She graduated from the UCSF School of Dentistry with a DDS degree and BS in Dental Sciences in 2002. Although schooling and experience prepared her well for technical aspects of the profession, the dentistry that she practices today is far more than a technique. In her practice she considers the biological effects that dentistry has on the entire body.In her office she uses state of the art equipment, biocompatible materials, nutritional support and alternative healing modalities to help patents achieve optimal oral health.
She is passionate about minimally invasive dentistry, teeth remineralization, periodontal health, developmental Gnathology, metal free and mercury-safe dentistry. For more information: www.dryesin.com
Elliotte Mao is a Tai Chi Instructor, Reiki and QiGong practitioner, consultant and lecturer for a Japanese natural wellness research institute. She has taught Tai Chi for almost 20 years at fitness centers, hospitals, schools and employee health programs at Oracle and Genentech. Embracing the holistic synergy of body, mind and spirit, she designs curriculums that energize, nourish and heal. Successful in her classes for all age groups and gender, she is especially proud of her courses for WOMEN – most notedly her Tai Chi for Women classes. Please visit our Workshop page to learn more about Ms. Mao’s class! If you need more information, please feel free to go to my website at www.MaoTaiChi.com or contact me at (650) 868-3745 cellphone and elliottemao@hotmail
Anna Fastenko, CCH, MA
Ginny Anderson, Ph.D., is a psychologist and shamanic practitioner, author of the award-winning “Circling San Francisco Bay: A Pilgrimage to Wild and Sacred Places.” She leads workshops, empowers women elders, and guides mountain visits, where we focus on creating relationship between human beings and the life forms of the natural world.
Visit her website: www.eco-psychology.com
Taya Shopen, designer of women apparel and accessories, and mandala maker, helps women through the creation of arts and crafts to connect with themselves, become aware of their true wishes, clear the path for manifestation and take ownership of their lives. Join Taya on May 7, 2016 for her Hands-On Create: Dreamcatcher workshop. Creative work allows you to better know yourself and your true potential, reveals your inner resources, and gives you the power and courage to act and be the creator of your own life. Please explore Taya’s handmade treasures at: www.etsy.com/shop/tayasthings
Dr. Aum is a Naturopathic Doctor and Fertility Specialist. She has been in private practice for close to 10 years and has spent 4 years, in addition to Naturopathic training, to study homeopathy from prominent healers in India and the US. Dr. Aum is also certified in Restorative Medicine and Ayurveda, and has a vast array of tools that help couples to conceive. Currently, Dr. Aum sees clients in San Jose and Oakland.
Shunya Pratichi Mathur
Shunya is an Ayurveda teacher and pioneer in reviving the Traditional System of Education in Ayurveda and allied sciences of Yoga and Vedanta through Vedika Global, Inc., a non-profit foundation promoting Ayurvedic education, charitable clinics and community offerings. Acharya Shunya gained her knowledge of classical Ayurveda from over 14 years of rigorous training in a classical Gurukulam in the holy city of Ayodhya, India. Today, Acharya Shunya is an internationally known authority in the field of classical Ayurveda and the living tradition of Gurukula education. A well-known healer and master teacher, Acharya Shunya is co-chair to the International Delegates Assembly of the World Ayurveda Foundation and President of the California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine. She received the Nalanda Award for Excellence in Ayurvedic Education in USA and the Mother Padmavati International Ayurveda Award by the Indian Institute of Medicine in 2010. Her work has been featured in the San Francisco Chronicle and Yoga Journal, along with other national and international publications. www.vedikaglobal.org