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Personal Day of Enrichment and Nourishment

Personal Day of Enrichment and Nourishment

Do you wake up with your calendar full of amazing things, overwhelming things, or a full day before your feet have hit the floor?

You know you need some time to refresh yourself yet actually taking the time is a challenge?

Ever wish someone would just say - here's a day for you! Come be inspired and cared for mind body and spirit!

If this is you, then this Day of Enrichment and Nourishment was tailored with you in mind.

This is a day where you will have the opportunity to take a hike, experience enriching groups that will refresh your life, and the freedom and quiet to pick what nourishes you. This day will have great food for the body, inspiration for your soul and quiet for your mind. It will be a time where you may set aside all the items on your calendar and let us take care of you. You will leave refreshed and joyful!!


7:30 AM - 9:00 AM - Guided Meditation Hike with Selina Schuh (Optional)

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM - Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM - Relieve, Relax & Recharge - A Kundalini Yoga session, led by Debra Brunk

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Self Care 101, led by Selina Schuh

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Lunch and a Time of Silence

During Lunch, you are invited to partake in 30 minutes of Sacral Cranial Massage or Spiritual Direction.

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM - Tai Chi, led by Lydia Medina

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM - Chakras 101 - What They Are, Why They Matter, and How to Balance, led by Rhonda Vroman

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Closing


$188 includes Workshops, Continental Breakfast, Optional Hike and 30 Minutes of Spiritual Direction or Sacral Cranial Massage.

Please let us know once you register whether you are or are not interested in the optional hike.


$188
Saturday, April 14
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Personal Day of Enrichment and Nourishment


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Debra Brunk

Before becoming a nutrition consultant, I worked a number of stressful jobs in corporate America. Although I had a highly successful career, I was stressed and my health was not ideal. I decided that I needed to go back to school to learn approaches for treating the body and mind, naturally.

While learning about the differences between a healthy (balanced) body and a diseased (imbalanced) body, I also learned more about the mind-body connection, using food as medicine and effectively educating and supporting others in their health journeys. I also started teaching Kundalini yoga and found that I love to teach. It brings me great joy to see and hear my students’ amazement and excitement as they experience significant changes in their bodies and minds after just a handful of classes.

I love teaching and sharing my knowledge and experience to help others become more aware of their bodies, how they feel, what they can change and how to make those changes.

My educational background includes a MS in Nutrition & Integrative Health from Maryland University of Integrative Health and a PhD from Cornell University in Chemical Engineering and Biochemistry. I am a Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS) and Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT). I conduct one-on-one and group nutrition and lifestyle counseling with clients, teach Kundalini yoga classes and workshops and offer technical and educational consulting.


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Lydia Medina

Lydia completed her Master's degree in Social Work at Denver University, and holds a B.A. in Early Childhood Education from Metropolitan State University, also in Denver, Colorado.

She was a Social Work Administrator for over 22 years, operating programs in homes and communities that serve at-risk children and families, through a non-profit organization dedicated to Prevention and Early Intervention services.

Lydia has worked in the Social Work fields of Child Welfare, Residential Treatment, Violence Prevention, School Social Work, and Comprehensive programs for Adolescent Parents. Lydia currently provides instruction in the Online Graduate Social Work degree program at Arizona State University.

She has been a Tai Chi practitioner for over twelve years and has been a certified Tai Chi/Qi Gong instructor for nearly four years, teaching a gentle, meditative form, to seniors and adults of all ages. Lydia is an avid hiker and has a passion for travel to developing communities and learning about world cultures.


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Amanda Petersen, M.Div.

Amanda, founder of Pathways of Grace, has experience as a Pastor, Hospice Chaplain, Spiritual Director, Life Coach and Artist.

With her group work and retreats she emphasizes the gift of community and being present to one another no matter what the similarities or differences might be we are all one with God.

With over 20 years experience as a spiritual director, she is co-director of The Art of Deep Listening (spiritual direction training) and she is adjunct faculty at the Hesychia School of Spiritual Direction and provides supervision for those in spiritual direction.

Amanda's passion is to create the space where each person can hear God's wisdom within. She truly believes that the transitions of life help teach us that life can change and in amazing ways - beyond what we could never imagine.  Amanda often encourages using creativity in one's spiritual journey.


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Selina Schuh

Selina Schuh is an educator, speaker, writer and owner of Empowered Living Strategies. For over 25 years she worked in education, collaborating with students of all ages. Since creating a marriage that feeds her soul after years of struggle, Selina combined her passion for personal growth with her experience in effective teaching to create a step-by-step system, which walks clients through the process of building deeply connected relationships. She is the author of Becoming Your Own Knight in Shining Armor: A Guide to Love that Feeds Your Soul. Learn more about her work at www.empoweredls.com


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Rhonda Vroman

Rhonda fell in love with yoga over 20 years ago, and continues to experience transformative opening both on and off the mat. She is certified to teach through the Yoga Alliance, and has taught over 1000 hours.

Rhonda’s passion is cultivating peace and spaciousness within self and others so we can live into the incredible beings we are called to be. Rhonda’s offerings include spiritual direction, yoga, Yoga Nidra (spiritually focused guided meditation), the sound of crystal singing bowls and, recently, Reiki. She credits her success as a professional leader due to these practices, as well as MBA and BS degrees.


You may register and pay through WELLNESS LIVING, or mail payment to:

Pathways of Grace
1428 E Northern Ave.
Phoenix, Arizona 85020

You may also pay at the time of service for Appointments.

Refunds: Please consider carefully your selection prior to registering as all class registrations are non-refundable once the class has begun, similar to a transaction you would make to purchase a consultation with a professional. You may cancel your registration one week prior to the event for a full refund less a $10 processing fee. Our programs have a limited number of participants so when you register we are reserving one of those spaces for you. You are making a commitment to yourself, to your fellow participants, and to the facilitators who are hard at work preparing the materials and space for you. We reserve the right to cancel a session if the attendance minimum is not met five days in advance.

We now have partial scholarships available for those who wish to attend and need a bit of assistance. Please fill out the request form if you are interested in receiving more information.

All Groups will meet at
1428 E Northern Ave.
Phoenix, Arizona 85020
(The North side of Northern, just West of the 51.)
Directions: Take 14th Place and enter from the back of the property. Parking on the street is allowed right next to the Center but NOT in the neighborhood.

Earlier Event: April 12
Tai Chi / Qi Gong