Media Center | Omega

Manager of External Communications

Chrissa J. Pullicino
150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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Media Center

Since 1977, Omega has been the nation’s most trusted source for wellness and personal growth. We are a premiere “go-to” resource for a wide variety of media outlets. If you are looking for story ideas or experts to lend credibility to your next article, we can provide relevant information and fresh perspectives on a wide variety of topics.

The Yoga Service Council & Omega Institute Publish First White Book in New Series

Yoga Service White Book: Best Practices for Yoga in Schools Now Available on

Omega Brings Leading Experts in Mindfulness & Complementary and Alternative Medicine to New York City for 3 Unique Events

Omega to Host: 1-Night Event with Jon Kabat-Zinn, 1-Day Training with Jack Kornfield & 2-day Professional Conference on Veterans, Trauma & Resilience

Omega Recognizes Poughkeepsie Farm Project With the 4th Annual $10,000 Leadership in Sustainable Education Award

Award Ceremony & FREE PUBLIC EVENT With Vandana Shiva, Ralph Nader, Winona LaDuke, Maude Barlow, and

Omega CEO Robert “Skip” Backus Planned for Saturday, October 10th at 8:00 p.m.

Omega Conference Seeks to Catalyze Meaningful Change on Environmental Issues in the Hudson Valley & Beyond

Vandana Shiva, Ralph Nader, Maude Barlow & More to Present Seeds of Change: Cultivating the Commons –   October 9–11 With Free Live Online Event on Food Justice

Omega’s 2015 Women & Power Retreat Invites Women to Break New Ground & Heed the Call for Personal & Collective Boldness

Women & Power: Being Bold, September 18–20 to Feature Elizabeth Gilbert, Bonnie St. John, Wendy Davis

& More Trailblazing Women who #DoPowerDifferently

Omega Helps Educational Professionals Bring Mindfulness to Children Grades K–12 to Alleviate Stress & Build Resilience

Leading Experts to Present Increasing Evidence That Teaching Kids Mindfulness Improves Learning & Wellness Outcomes – Mindfulness & Education Conference (7/31–8/2)  

Regional Coalition Submits Expert Reports Showing Proposed Power Lines Would Have Environmental and Visual Impacts Including Impairment to Roosevelt National Historic Site

HVSEC looks forward to upcoming two-part technical conference

Omega’s Theme Weeks Add Fun and Learning to Summer Vacations

Arts Week, Retreat Week, and Family Week

RHINEBECK, NY – Omega Institute, a premier educational retreat center and tourist destination in the Hudson Valley, is hosting theme weeks starting in July. Arts Week, Retreat Week, and Family Week pair summer vacation fun with lifelong learning, and are among Omega’s longest running and most popular programs.

Omega Has Reached the GuideStar Exchange Gold Participation Level

Premiere Source of Nonprofit Information Honors Omega’s Commitment to Transparency

RHINEBECK, NY – Omega Institute for Holistic Studies today received the GuideStar Exchange Gold participation level, a leading symbol of transparency and accountability provided by GuideStar USA, Inc., the premier source of nonprofit information. This level demonstrates Omega’s deep commitment to nonprofit transparency and accountability.

Omega Announces 35 Nonprofits to Receive Organizational Retreat Grants

“Connecting a Community of Change Leaders” is the Focus for Omega’s 2015 Service Week, May 25–29