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Archive for November, 2009

December 6 Telechat: Imagery for Kids

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Charlotte Reznick, PhD

Charlotte Reznick, PhD

The Healing Power of Children’s Imagination

December 6th 5:30 PST with Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D

Charlotte Reznick, PhD is a Child Education Psychologist, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychology at UCLA and creator of Imagery For Kids, a positive coping skills program. She has pioneered therapeutic interventions, combining visualization and meditation techniques to help children develop the emotional skills necessary for a happy and successful life. Her guided Imagery CDs focus on teaching children to manage stress and develop self-love. Her new book, The Power of Your Child’s Imagination: How to Transform Stress and Anxiety into Joy and Success (Perigee/Penguin, 2009) made the Los Angeles Times Bestseller list.

We are pleased that Dr. Charlotte is joining us for a one hour telechat. She is an enthusiastic and delightful speaker. Her wealth of knowledge and love of children is inspiring. She will speak for half of the hour and entertain questions for the second half. Imagery International members – please sign up for the chat.

We offer qualified non-member professionals a one time opportunity to join the conversation. Click here to request admission to the telechat.


Dr. Charlotte is based in Los Angeles. To find out more about her, see her website
To order her book
The Power of Your Child’s Imagination: How to Transform Stress and Anxiety into Joy and Success (Perigee/Penguin, 2009) go  here.

5 CEUs for California MFTs and LCSWs

Sunday, November 15th, 2009
Leslie Davenport

Leslie Davenport

Five CEU units are available to California MFT’s and LCSW’s for reading Healing and Transformation Through Self Guided Imagery.

As a BBS Continuing Education Provider (PCE 4431), I am able to offer this book as course work to incorporate self guided imagery as a discipline to enhance the understanding and practice of counseling or social work.

To receive your 5 CEU units, register through my website. After reading the book, complete on online post-test and evaluation. The cost for the 5 units is $45.00 and includes a copy of the book.


Our Treasurer in the News

Friday, November 6th, 2009


Nurse, actress, yoga instructor: North’s Vitale is vital ‘dabbler’

The Sun Chronicle

Barbara Vitale, or “Babs” to friends, provided medical care to the men and women who stayed at the Long Island Shelter, a homeless shelter on the Boston Harbor island of the same name.

For the rest of the story click HERE.

Babs off beat sense of humor helped her and fellow nurses create Guided Meditations for Menopausal Moments:

With heart and a large dollop of humor, the five guided meditations on this CD help you reframe your major menopausal symptoms. Why languish with your preconceived notions of night sweats and hot flashes, menopausal insomnia, foggy thinking and memory loss, mood swings and body changes? Untether yourself from cultural and patriarchal stereotypes. Learn what these previously burdensome menopausal moments really are! Written and narrated by five nurses who are friends and crones well versed in the passage, Guided Mediations for Menopausal Moments will give you exactly what you need to make each menopausal moment a welcomed affirmation of your hormonally altered aura. Suck in that chi like a vacuum cleaner (hot flashes), embrace the private moments for creativity (menopausal insomnia), visit the mood swing playground and more! Laugh, cry, relax, let go and embrace your glorious moments of powerful womanhood with this playful yet profound CD. Guided Meditations for Menopausal Moments.
For information on how to order go to