Teachers & Presenters

Shirley Telles, MBBS, MPhil, PhD, is one of the world’s most prominent yoga and breath researchers. She directs research at Patanjali Research Foundation, Haridwar, India, and researches the physiological effects of yoga, different types of yogic breathing, yoga for rehabilitation and health, and higher states of consciousness induced by meditation. patanjaliresearchfoundation.com

Stanislav GrofStanislav Grof, MD, is a psychiatrist with more than 50 years of experience in research on nonordinary states of consciousness. He is professor of psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies and conducts professional training programs in Holotropic Breathwork™. His many books include Spiritual Emergency, The Stormy Search for the Self, and Holotropic Breathwork. stanislavgrof.com

Jessica DibbJessica Dibb, founder and spiritual director of Inspiration Consciousness School, designs and facilitates workshops, classes, and ongoing trainings grounded in a highly integrated model of psycho-spiritual healing and development to support self-actualization. She is also codirector of the International Breathwork Training Alliance and a founding member of Ken Wilber’s Integral Institute. inspirationcommunity.org

 

richard brownRichard P. Brown, MD, associate professor of psychiatry at Columbia University, has coauthored more than 100 scientific articles, chapters, and award-winning books. He is certified to teach aikido (4th dan), yoga, qigong, and open focus meditation. haveahealthymind.com

Patricia GerbargPatricia L. Gerbarg, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at New York Medical College, has written and coauthored dozens of articles, chapters, and books on herbs, nutrients, and mind-body practices. In addition to research and lecturing, she serves on the American Psychiatric Association’s Task Force on Complementary and Integrative Psychiatry. haveahealthymind.com

Sondra Ray is the founder of Liberation Breathing®, creator of the Loving Relationships Training®, and author of 20 books on spirituality and healing. As a dynamic and renowned spiritual leader whose expertise in relationships has inspired countless people, Sondra Ray turns miracle consciousness into daily reality for students across the world. liberationbreathing.com

Markus Ray is a painter, poet, and one of the world’s master teachers of A Course In Miracles. He serves as lecturer, creative director, and coauthor with Sondra Ray of Liberation Breathing®, traveling globally to teach on topics such as holy relationships, creativity, miracles, and Divine love. liberationbreathing.com

Alicja Heyda, MA, is a psychotherapist, psychologist, psycho-oncologist, breathwork practitioner, and researcher working at theCurie Memorial Institute in Poland since 2000. In her psychotherapy practice, she focuses mainly on bodywork, breathwork and integrative psychotherapy, treating mood disorders, psychosomatic and somatoform disorders, supporting recovery, and adaptation in chronic and auto-aggressive diseases. psycholog.gliwice.pl

Jim MorningstarJim Morningstar, PhD, founded the School of Integrative Psychology in 1980 and is a pioneer in the development of Therapeutic Breathwork™. He is codirector of the International Breathwork Training Alliance and author of four books, Family Awakening, Spiritual Psychology, Breathing in Light and Love, and The Complete Breath. transformationsusa.com

Judith Kravitz, an ordained minister and author of Breathe Deep, Laugh Loudly, has worked extensively with the breath as an agent of transformation and healing since the late 1970s. She has helped thousands of people in group and individuals sessions, and has trained thousands of breath facilitators and trainers. transformationalbreathing.com

Gay HendricksGay Hendricks, PhD, one of the major contributors to the fields of relationship transformation and body-mind therapies, is author of many books, including The Corporate Mystic, Conscious Living, and The Big Leap. After a 21-year career as a professor of counseling psychology at University of Colorado, he and Kathlyn Hendricks cofounded the Hendricks Institute. hendricks.com

Belisa Vranich is a clinical psychologist, author, and presenter. In her private practice in New York City, she focuses on short-term dynamic psychotherapy that is highly interactive. Her passion as a clinician manifests itself in comprehensive, holistic diagnosis and treatment that integrates spirituality, physical health, and relationships. drbelisa.com

Jeremy Youst, founder of the Power of Breath Institute has been facilitating empowerment for more than 30 years. Jeremy’s commitment to a “walk the talk” therapeutic approach and healthy embodiment informs his state-of-the-art, heart-centered curriculum to train and certify Therapeutic Breathwork practitioners. He serves as treasurer of the Global Professional Breathwork Alliance. powerofbreath.com

Binnie A. Dansby is an teacher, therapist, philosopher, and healer. She created, and has been teaching, SOURCE process and breathwork in England, Germany, Denmark and Estonia for years. The foundation for her theory, principles and practice is based on pre- and peri-natal psychology. binnieadansby.com

Rabia Hayek is a cofounder of Do As One, whose mission is to raise the awareness and education of healthy, conscious breathing. He is a TEDx speaker and has toured the world sharing the powers of conscious breathing and the effects of breathing synchronously in groups. doasone.org

Ann Harrison is a leader in educational innovation and has played a leading role in developing Australian government accredited breathwork trainings, as well as the first government-registered training organization focusing solely on breathwork trainings. Her intention has been to find a way of integrating timeless wisdom and practical considerations of living as an individual in society. breathworktrainings.com

Jaime Collaco, cofounder of Do As One, currently studies with spiritual leader Michael Bernard Beckwith at the Agape International Spiritual Center. Through his connection and involvement with global organizations, including Facebook, TED, and MedMob, Collaco aspires to fulfill Do As One’s vision to unite one billion people to consciously breathe together. doasone.org