102019Dec
Free Info Session – 200 Yoga Teacher Training for Occupational Therapists, Dec. 12

Free Info Session – 200 Yoga Teacher Training for Occupational Therapists, Dec. 12

Free Info Session for the “200 Yoga Teacher Training for Occupational Therapists” Thursday, December 12th, at 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time to answer any questions. Bring Yoga into Occupational Therapy across the practice areas. Take advantage of a unique opportunity to earn your Yoga Teacher Certification starting January 23, 2020, at Holistic Orthopedics with Molly Allison,…

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22019Dec
Living in a Wild Country: Is a Community Based on Love Possible?

Living in a Wild Country: Is a Community Based on Love Possible?

On the Healing Connections Podcast, Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews thought leaders and health care practitioners about integrative health, wellness, prevention, spirituality, and consciousness.  Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews Niren, also known as Philip Toelkes about “Living in a Wild Country: Is a Community Based on Love Possible?” Niren has been a lawyer for over 40 years,…

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272019Nov
Advanced Scar Release Therapy, Feb 22 & 23

Advanced Scar Release Therapy, Feb 22 & 23

Kelly Armstrong OTR/L, SIPT, MPP, PhDDate:  Feb 22-23rd, 2020Location:  Wichita, KACost: $399 SCARS are universal and take on many forms from surgical, broken bones, sprained joints, torn muscles, to include any areas that are injured with trauma. We all accumulate scars throughout our lives, and they impact our bodies in many negative ways. Science now…

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272019Nov
Intro to Pain Management and Scar Release, Jan 18 & 19

Intro to Pain Management and Scar Release, Jan 18 & 19

Instructor: Kelly Armstrong OTR/L, SIPT, MPP, PhD. Date:  Jan 18-19, 2020Location: Orlando, FLCost: $299 MPS is an FDA approved integrative therapy that combines the principles of acupuncture, modern neurology, and SCAR Release therapy with a non-invasive microcurrent stimulation device called the Dolphin Neurostim. MPS has successfully helped over 50,000 clinicians worldwide dramatically reduce patient pain…

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272019Nov
Guided Meditation: Imagery & Healing Class Begins Jan. 4

Guided Meditation: Imagery & Healing Class Begins Jan. 4

Instructor: Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L Dates & Time: January 4, 11, 18 & 25, 2020 (9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Central Time) Location: St. Paul, MN combined with Distant Learning via Web Video Conference Price: $249 if you Register by December 15 – $50 Off, normally $299REGISTER HERE Guided Meditation and Guided Imagery are forms of…

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272019Nov
3 Client Success Stories with OT & Integrative Health

3 Client Success Stories with OT & Integrative Health

Every month we share tips and education about combining integrative health with occupational therapy. This is shared on members only page for full members of the Holistic OT Community. This month in December, Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L shares three client success stories with OT and integrative health. A woman with breast cancer A man with social…

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242019Oct
Yoga for Kids

Yoga for Kids

Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews trailblazer Theresa Tovey, MOTR/L about “Yoga for Kids” in this Healing Connections Podcast episode 17. Terry is an occupational therapist who uses children’s yoga as a therapeutic modality extensively in her work as a public school OT. Embedding student’s OT goals into what she calls sensory-motor yoga has allowed Terry to work…

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92019Oct
Holistic OT and Holistic Nurse Have a Familial Connection

Holistic OT and Holistic Nurse Have a Familial Connection

On September 25 Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L, Holistic OT and Katheryn “Katie” Darlington, RN, Holistic Nurse Clinician met for the first time – and they are also cousins. Katie and Emmy volunteered to be on a committee for a professional guided imagery association in 2015. Katie recognized Emmy’s last name as being the same as her…

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302019Sep
OT and Integrative Health May Lower Pain

OT and Integrative Health May Lower Pain

Most of us have or will experience physical pain in our lives. For many, pain is an everyday or chronic experience, but does it need to be? If you are looking for help that is natural and non-pharmacological that can be used instead of or in conjunction with drugs or surgery, here are options. Health…

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232019Sep
Breath Work Class Recording – 50% Off for Full Members

Breath Work Class Recording – 50% Off for Full Members

Breath Work Class Webinar RecordingInstructor: Emmy Vadnais, OTR/LCEU: 2 HoursPrice: $25 for Full Members of the Holistic OT Community, $49 for non-membersREGISTER HERE Health Care PractitionersWould you like to learn simple and effective methods to help your clients and your own self-care with breath work? Breath work techniques have research supporting efficacy to: create the…

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