Transcendence In Psychotherapy
2-Day Conference Virtual Mainstage
November 6th and 7th, 2020
(Scroll down to view ALL pre and post conference workshops & the FULL PROGRAM faculty)
November 6th, 2020
"If our job as therapists is to serve the soul, then it's the soul that is master. We follow it, we don't demand that it conform to our expectations"
~ Thomas Moore, Day 1 Keynote
9:00 a.m. - Opening Meditation / Phillip Jacobs
Sound Healing and Divine Light Activation
10:00 a.m. - Keynote Address / Thomas Moore
Journeying Dark Nights of the Soul in Psychotherapy
12 Noon: B R E A K
1:00 p.m. - Your Healing Signature: Panel Discussion
Best Practices In Integrative Psychotherapy
2:45 p.m. - Emotional Body BluePrint / Grace DeBassige
A Mind-Body-Spirit Approach to Trauma Work
4:30 - Love-Based Psychotherapy / Shelley Klammer
The Therapy Process In Times of Spiritual Awakening
6:00 p.m. - CLOSING
November 7th, 2020
"We all have an inner compass that knows what's best for us. There is an answer for everything we seek. And those answers are already within us."
~ Shauna Mayer, Day 2 Opening Address
9:00 a.m. - Opening Address / Shauna Mayer
Connecting To Intuitive Knowledge in Therapy & Coaching
10:30 a.m. - Trauma Transcendence / Dr. Conrad Sichler
Trauma Transcendence and the Alchemy Of Healing
12 Noon: B R E A K
1:00 p.m. - Pathways to Prosperity / Mary C. Davis
A Therapist's Guide to Shadow Work & Transcending Money Patterns
2:45 p.m. - The Spiritual Path in Therapy / Terry S. Audate
The Gift of the Human Spirit: A Practitioner's Perspective
4:30 p.m. - Oh Light / Piper Cole
Closing Meditation & Sound Healing Activation
5:30 p.m. - CLOSING
Your Program Faculty
Thomas Moore - Keynote
Thomas Moore is the author of the number one New York Times bestseller Care of the Soul. He is also a psychotherapist influenced mainly by C. G. Jung and James Hillman. In his work he brings together spirituality, mythology, depth psychology and the arts, emphasizing the importance of images and imagination.He has written twenty-four other books about bringing soul to personal life and culture, deepening spirituality, humanizing medicine, and has an upcoming book on an integrative approach to psychotherapy.
Terry S. Audate, LCSW-R
Terry is the owner and founder of Autesh Therapy Services in Queens, NY. She is currently a Doctorate in Social Welfare Candidate at New York University with an emphasis on Spirituality in Clinical Social Work. She uses a blend of psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, and mindfulness techniques, with a holistic approach to revitalize mental health and wellness.
Piper Cole - Meditation Musician
Grounded in the singer-songwriter tradition, Vancouver musician Piper Cole is also trained as a psychotherapist. Cole has spent much of her life studying the human condition which is reflected in her art. A passionate advocate of the healing power of music, Cole conducted qualitative research on Therapeutic Voicework in 2010, with exciting results. This research has intensified her desire to create, to sing, to connect with herself and others through song.
Karen Day, RSW, C.Hyp
Karen is the President of Daybreak Therapy and Training, and founder of the international Clinical Counselling Hypnotherapist (C.Hyp™) Certificate program. She also maintains a private practice in the Toronto area, specializing in mind-body-spirit psychotherapy.
Mary C. Davis, Inner Mastery Coach
Mary helps wellness professionals, leaders and small business owners to more easily and effectively lead their businesses/organizations, solve problems, achieve their goals and fulfill their visions. She is the creator of Activate Your Prosperous Business Vision program and The Prosperous Healer’s Path.
Grace Debasige, MSW, RSW
As a Social Worker and member of the M’Chigeeng First Nation, Grace provides a holistic counselling approach to trauma work, influenced by both Indigenous ways of knowing, seeing, and doing and best practices of western therapies. Grace is also the founder of the Emotional Body Blueprint process and program.
Farzana Doctor, RSW, C.Hyp
Farzana is a Canadian novelist and social worker. She was recently named by CBC in the "100 Writers in Canada You Need to Know NOW." Farzana maintains an anti-oppressive psychotherapy practice and is known for her integration of social justice, advocacy and human rights awareness-raising in all of her award-winning books.
Janet Haughton, MA, C.Hyp
Janet is both a certified yoga therapist and counsellor specializing in mindfulness-based and integrative wellness services. She is also a certified Watsu practitioner and provider of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy groups in the Greater Toronto Area.
Sandeep Hunjan, Ph.D., C. Psych
As a clinical psychologist in private practice, Dr. Hunjan emphasizes an integrative and collaborative approach using treatment modalities including hypnosis, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and energy psychology. She has worked extensively in the area of trauma in a variety of settings in both Canada and the U.S.
Philip Allan Jacobs, R.TCMP, R.AC
Philip is a Registered Practitioner of Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, and Herbal/Nutritional Medicine.As Founder of Toronto Sound Therapy and Canada’s first Sound Therapy Certificate program, Philip works primarily with Chronic Pain,Stress, Trauma, Addictions and Mental Health.
Shelley Klammer, MTC, RCS
As a Counsellor, Supervisor and Expressive Arts Facilitator, Shelley supports women to heal “unfinished emotional business” from the past in a way that is collaborative, non-pathologizing and depth-oriented. She has also developed a number of successful online courses in expressive arts and inner child healing. Shelley’s belief is that “your deepest emotional wound becomes your greatest superpower once healed.”
Shauna Mayer, Intuitive Coach
Shauna is dedicated to de-mystifying the intuitive connection by making it easier to experience it in everyday life. She brings over 20 years of experience in community mental health and spiritual care, including a decade in federal corrections. Shauna is the creator of Connect Decks©.
Michael Peddle, RP, C.Hyp
As a Registered Psychotherapist, Michael has developed an expertise in work with anxiety, depression, LGBTQ+, and child and youth treatment issues. His specialization is in the use of transformative hypnosis for assisting clients to explore both conscious and unconscious core themes and challenges.
Jenny L. Rowett, Ph.D, Licenced Counselling Therapist
Dr. Rowett is the current President of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA). As both a counselling professional and Certified Counselllor Supervisor, she views clinical issues through a wholistic lens. Dr. Rowett interates principles of yoga, energy therapy, clinical hypnosis and mindfulness into her practice.
Dr. Conrad Sichler, MD, C.C.F.P
Dr. Conrad Sichler is a GP-psychotherapist who provides individual and group psychotherapy and draws on psycho-spiritual approaches, body-mind connections, mindfulness practices, clinical hypnosis, trauma-release techniques, medicine wheel teachings, energy medicine, osteopathic techniques, creative arts, spontaneity and play in order to be of service to his patients.
Cedric Speyer, MA, RP
Cedric is an author, columnist, Benedictine oblate, Registered Psychotherapist (RP), clinical supervisor and consultant. His company, InnerView Guidance International (IGI), specializes in professional development and training for helping professionals.
Dr. Stacy Thomas, Ph.D, C.Psych
Dr. Stacy Thomas is a Clinical Psychologist, the CEO and Clinical Director of The Design Your Life Centre, and founder of the Growing Forward Soul School. Her work with clients seamlessly interweaves Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Mindfulness Practices, Mental Skills for High Performance, and Clinical Hypnosis, with a keen understanding of the limiting life patterns that need to be broken in order for us to break free and truly show up as our authentic selves.
Linda Tilley, Reg. Psych, C.Hyp
Linda is a Registered Psychologist and Clinical Counselling Hypnotherapist specializing in ADHD, workplace bullying and sleep disorders. She is also the founder of the Embedding Sleep Program — a training program for mental health practitioners who are integrating hypnotherapy into sleep disorder treatment.
Heidi Walk MD, C.C.F.P.
Dr. Walk is a Family physician and psychotherapist focused on Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programs. Over the last fourteen years several thousand participants have benefitted. She has trained in MBSR with Jon Kabat Zinn, and also has trained extensively in CBT, sensorimotor psychotherapy, hypnotherapy,gestalt and psychodrama.
Mark B. Weisberg, Ph.D, ABPP
Dr. Weisberg is a Board-Certified Clinical Health Psychologist in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is Adjunct Community Faculty, Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota. Dr. Weisberg is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and the American Academy of Clinical Health Psychology. He has been involved in clinical practice, writing, and consultation in integrative mind-body medicine for over 25 years, and lectures on related topics nationally and internationally. Dr. Weisberg is a Fellow and Approved Consultant of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH), and has served on the Executive Committee as Secretary, Member at Large, and Vice President. He is also Past President of the Minnesota Society of Clinical Hypnosis.