Archives: Testimonials

Wanda Tapia

Wanda Tapia

“We’ve experienced so much trauma, especially the Latino community that has the dual trauma of immigration and the DACA students and then dealing with the firestorm and losing their jobs, their homes…This is part of the solution that I see needs to happen here in Sonoma County.”

Siobhan Cassidy, MSW

Siobhan Cassidy, MSW

“It is refreshing to have participated in such a wonderful, important, intensive training program. Self-care is the anecdote to stressful lives, trauma, and compassion fatigue. This training provides insight, information, knowledge, and permission to remember the whole person.”

Jaegen Ellison

Jaegen Ellison

“This opportunity was truly a blessing and a life principle that I will be able to carry with me forever. I have not only grown as a man and a father, but as a human being. I’m more open to myself and life in general. Everyone needs to know how to do this work, it …

Lavonne Carlson

Lavonne Carlson

“After Hurricane Harvey, I was unable to cry; I was so afraid my tears would be overwhelming. Today I was able to cry- but they were tears of joy and relief for the compassion and support shared through this process. Thank you CMBM and your healing work.” –Lavonne Carlson, Houston, TX  

Christie Clayton, MSW

Christie Clayton, MSW

“This training was life changing for me. I learned and grew more in the past week than I did in three years in my MSW program.” Christie Clayton, MSW, LCSW Indianapolis, IN

Tessa Thralls, MS, RDN

Tessa Thralls, MS, RDN

This training gave me the support and confidence I need to lead a mind-body skills group. I think leading these groups will improve my job satisfaction and that of my co-workers. I am excited to share.

Waseem Ahmed, MD

Waseem Ahmed, MD

It was a great experience having groups during mind and body training course. Opened new window. Discovering yourself and helping others discover themselves.

Kathy, SFVAHCS

Kathy, SFVAHCS

I knew several aspects of Mind-Body Medicine, however, the training brought multiple techniques together. I will use these in my daily life. Thank you for a great experience.

Sheila Rockwell, MSW

Sheila Rockwell, MSW

Wow! Intensive and rejuvenating recovery from illness on second day!

Tessa Thralls, Dietitian

Tessa Thralls, Dietitian

I was surprised by the intensity of this training. It touched me emotionally and spiritually in new places. I am returning to work more at peace with myself and excited to continue the inner work that was reignited in me here. I am hopeful that this will lead to a higher quality of life at …