The Future of Healing: Deepening and Expanding Your Professional Practice – SOLD OUT


Date: May 18 – 19, 2013

Time: Saturday – Sunday 10am-6pm

Location: UMC – University Memorial Center 1669 Euclid Avenue (Corner of Broadway and Euclid), Boulder, CO, 80309

Cost: $350* – SOLD OUT


Please join us for this powerful 2-day event for healers that will take your skill-set, confidence, and inspiration to new heights. Designed for health, nutrition and psychology practitioners of all types, our time together will focus on the kinds of tools and information that will give you a solid foundation on which to grow your practice. We’ll combine the best of mind-body medicine, conscious business building strategies, and important highlights from the front lines of clinical practice.

The healing and helping professions are clearly changing as the world itself is experiencing an unprecedented period of challenge and transformation. The tools of yesterday are no longer sufficient when it comes to healing body and soul. This event will bring an infusion of new insights and momentum into your personal and professional practice.

Some highlights and topics include:

  • Effective Practice Building Strategies
  • Distinctions for Becoming an Inspired Leader
  • The Influence of Culture on Metabolism
  • Elegant Coaching and Counseling Techniques
  • Psycho-Emotional Tools for Working with Weight
  • Sexuality and Personal Transformation
  • Nutrition Strategies for an Evolving Body & World
  • And more…

Included in this information-dense 2-day event will be great guest speakers and plenty of networking time with staff and fellow professionals. Expect to learn new distinctions, enhance your skills with clients, empower yourself as a helping professional, and enjoy the camaraderie of like-minded and like-hearted practitioners. We look forward to joining together in renewing the healing professions and creating the future of coaching and counseling today.

Guest speakers:

Marc David is the Founder of the Institute for the Psychology of Eating, a leading visionary, teacher and consultant in Nutritional Psychology, and the author of the classic and best-selling works Nourishing Wisdom, The Slow Down Diet, and Mind Body Nutrition. The Institute for the Psychology of Eating is the world’s only teaching organization dedicated to a forward thinking, positive, holistic approach to nutritional psychology. IPE is unique and revolutionary in its approach – teaching students and professionals how to effectively work with the most common eating challenges of our times. Learn more here:

Ruby Gibson, ThM, LMT, is a Certified Somatic Therapist and doctoral candidate researching Somatic Archaeology and Transgenerational Healing methods. The author of My Body, My Earth, The Practice of Somatic Archaeology, Ruby developed Somatic Archaeology in 1995 and teaches certification programs internationally. She is a gifted empath, earth-centered ceremonialist, aromatherapist and herbalist specializing in generational reconciliation of trauma and cultural suffering for 30 years. Learn more at:

Alexis Neely is a truth-telling lawyer and entrepreneurial strategist offering a new economy perspective for personal finance and business decisions. Alexis graduated first in her class from Georgetown law and quickly scaled the ranks of “successful” entrepreneurship, built two different million dollar entrepreneurial endeavors, wrote a best-selling book and appeared on numerous top-rated television shows, all while raising her children as a single mother. Learn more at:

Elizabeth Wood is an experienced relationship expert promoting sexual health, education and awareness.  As a Sex Therapist, Elizabeth has helped countless women and couples develop greater connectivity in their relationships and achieve more satisfying and stimulating levels of intimacy.  Her passionate commitment inspired the creation of SensualU where that passion is channeled into unique services offered to individuals and couples. Learn more at:

Reuvain Bacal, M.A. is a cutting-edge Psychotherapist specializing in using relationship and life-challenges for spiritual growth. He is a highly regarded leader of men and transformational Men’s Work who has led life-changing Men’s Groups for 15 years. Reuvain’s work is known for quickly pinpointing the emotional core of people’s issues and elegantly guiding them to transmute intense emotion into vitalizing and deepening qualities. Learn more at:

Michael Vladeck, has been coaching and counseling couples and families for the last 15 years, helping them overcome the barriers to love and connection that are in the way of deeply connected and supportive relationships.  Having fully overcome severe clinical depression and advanced “incurable” cancer, he guides people towards the center of their own beauty and power. Learn more at:

Emily Rosen is Chief Operating Officer for The Institute for the Psychology of Eating. She has an extensive background in nutritional science, counseling, conscious sex education, business management, and marketing.  She has held the position of Executive Chef at both the world-renowned Option Institute and Autism Treatment Center of America and has long-term administrative experience for Weight Loss Programs serving both teens and adults. Emily implements her unique perspective and skill-sets in her role as a consultant to both corporate and professional clientele.

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About The Author
Marc David

Marc David is the Founder of the Institute for the Psychology of Eating, a leading visionary, teacher and consultant in Nutritional Psychology, and the author of the classic and best-selling works Nourishing Wisdom and The Slow Down Diet.

His work has been featured on CNN, NBC and numerous media outlets. His books have been translated into over 10 languages, and his approach appeals to a wide audience of eaters who are looking for fresh, inspiring and innovative messages about food, body and soul.

He lectures internationally, and has held senior consulting positions at Canyon Ranch Resorts, the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, the Johnson & Johnson Corporation, and the Disney Company. Marc is also the co-founder of the Institute for Conscious Sexuality and Relationship.