“If you travel far enough, one day you will recognize yourself
coming down the road to meet you.

And you will say – YES.”

Marion Woodman


The moon is an ancient symbol for the deep Feminine that resides within all of us.

She reminds us of our cyclical nature, and holds the promise of renewal and transformation. I invite you to join me and find guidance in the gentle, reflective light of the moon.

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“Daylight is one thing, moonlight another.
Things take on a different look beneath the moon than beneath the sun.  And it well might be that to the Spirit the light of the moon would appear to yield the truer illumination.”

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Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders through Metaphor, Imagery, and Storytelling

Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders through Metaphor, Imagery, and Storytelling 3 Dates & Locations! Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders through Metaphor, Imagery, & StorytellingMAY 16, 17 & 18, 2018In this presentation, Dr. Johnston will use a lively...

Treating Overeating & Binge Eating Disorders : A Professional Women’s Retreat

A Women’s Retreat
JUNE 24TH-29TH 2018
This 5-day retreat, atop 80 acres within the hills of pristine vineyards and farmlands, will be lead by Francie White and Anita Johnston. Accommodations include Francie’s home, and nearby beautiful homes with stunning views, as well as local bed & breakfasts.

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Wisdom Tales

Traditional folk tales and multicultural myths can be used as powerful tools in the treatment of eating disorders because they are repositories of ancient wisdom about the human condition and because they teach the language of symbolism, imagery, and metaphor. These...

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