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Archive for July, 2009

BON Webinar: Pro$perity Through Imagery

Monday, July 27th, 2009

August 25 from 4 PM-5:30 PM (Pacific Standard Time)

Pro$perity through Imagery by Denise Hughes, RN is an Integrative Imagery practitioner and financial coach.


This presentation offers four fun and creative imagery techniques to help you create the life or business you desire. You will experience your internal earning ceiling through imagery, understand the blocks keeping you from earning and explore your next steps to earning to your full potential.

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BON Webinars on Guided Imagery for Health Care Professionals

Gain insights into the benefits demonstrated by guided imagery in a wide range of applications, increase career options, and earn one CEU in the process.  The following sessions offer nurses and other health care professionals, the opportunity to experience the power and magic of imagery in their personal and professional lives. These 90 minute webinars are the perfect introduction to our new online services which will make it more convenient and affordable than ever for imagery newcomers and seasoned practitioners to learn self-care tools for every day life. These presentations meet qualifications for education credit for nurses, social workers and Marriage and Family Therapists.

We will continue to offer webinars to both imagery newcomers and students and post-grads.  We are currently arranging some guest lectures for our post-grad series that will be posted soon.

Webinar Format Information:

If you are unable to join the webinar live, or wish to hear a replay, your registration fee includes 30 days of access to the recording. You will receive detailed information about how to access the webinar in your confirmation email that will follow your registration.

A study guide will be emailed to you in advance to help organize your learning. You will have an opportunity during the last 30 minutes of the session to ask questions.  There will be no refunds once you have registered.

Contact us for any questions you may have in advance at or 650-570-6157.

Terry Reed and Susan Ezra, Co-Directors of BON

Terry Reed and Susan Ezra, Co-Directors of BON

Terry Reed, RN, MS, HNC
Co-director, Beyond Ordinary Nursing
205 De Anza Blvd. #201
San Mateo, CA 94402
650-570-6157 (Voice or Fax)

AGI Mind/Body Medicine Webcast Returns!

Monday, July 27th, 2009

Learn the latest from leading imagery practitioners

Earn 3.5 hrs CE Credit for $55 until Oct 1st.

In 2008, the Academy and its 25 co-sponsoring organizations produced the first major medical conference ever held entirely in cyberspace with its webcast on IMAGERY, SUGGESTION, AND MIND/BODY MEDICINE. This historic webcast has been divided into eight seperate courses, and it is now being re-broadcast until October 1, 2009. Earn 3.0 to 3.5 hrs CE credit for each course for $50-$55.

Webcast faculty includes Jeanne Achterberg,PhD; David Bresler,PhD,LAc; Hyla Cass,MD; Gavin deBecker; James Ellroy; James S. Gordon,MD; Peter Guber; Stanley Krippner,PhD; Lewis Mehl-Madrona,MD,PhD; Emmett Miller,MD; Dean Ornish,MD; Kenneth R. Pelletier, PhD,MD(hc); Martin Rossman,MD; Francine Shapiro,PhD; C. Norman Shealy,MD; David Sobel,MD; Andrew Weil,MD and 10 other presenters.

To enroll or find out more, click here.


Call for Webcast Presentations at

Upcoming Webcast on Stress and Anxiety.

This year, the Academy will present its 21st Annual Conference Webcast on the theme “IMAGERY, STRESS, AND ANXIETY.” This conference will be broadcast online to an international audience from October 1st to December 31st, 2009.

If you would like to join our faculty and give a presentation related to our theme, please submit a Webcast Presentation Proposal Form. To find out how, click here,

If you wish to be sent updated information about this conference, the topics it will cover, its faculty, and other details, click here.

If you have any questions about the above information, please feel free to email me at

All the best,


David E. Bresler, PhD, LAc, President
10780 Santa Monica Blvd #290
Los Angeles, CA 90025

Tempering a Bad Temper

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009
Sandra Warnken

Sandra Warnken

Did you know hypnosis can be used without diagnoses?  As a client-centered practitioner I help clients work with habits and symptoms by guiding their attention to physical sensations, imagery, thoughts, and feelings rather than assess depth of trance. As one teacher said, sometimes our work is to bring clients out of the trance they are in.


Your Health Matters: Hypnosis for Medical Purposes

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009

Tuesday, July 14, at 10:00AM

Your Health Matters

There is a great show on Concord, NH’s WKXL Community Radio called “Your Health Matters”.  One of the hosts is Chris Lauer, MOE, RD, LD of Catholic Medical Center. Chris has a passion for health and shares that with her patients and listeners.

Tuesday, July 14, at 10:00AM, Chris will be interviewing Sharon M. O’Connor, RN, CH, and founder of Atlantic Complementary Medical Solutions, LLC, in Hampton, NH. They’ll talk a little about hypnosis for medical purposes, hypnotherapy and how it could help you.

In the Concord area, you can listen to WKXL 1450AM Monday, July 13 at 2:07 PM.  The show will also be archived on line.

Sharon M. O’Connor, RN, CEO
Atlantic Complementary Medical Solutions, LLC
2 Dearborn Avenue
Hampton, NH 03842