SARA 2017 Retreat 2017 SARA Animal Reiki Retreat Animals As Healers and Teachers Wednesday-Sunday, June 21-25, 2017 Ratna Ling Retreat Center, Cazadero, California Join the Shelter Animal Reiki Association Co-Founders, Kathleen Prasad and Leah D’Ambrosio at our transformational retreat: Animals As Healers and Teachers Has an animal ever brought healing into your life? Have you ever wished you could do the same? Are you ready to rediscover the awesome power of your heart? Are you interested in exploring the healing benefits of meditating with animals? Tap into the power of peace and compassion to heal yourself and your animals at this inspirational retreat! Animal lovers from around the world will join together to learn profound and simple ways to help animals in need at this life-changing gathering that will change the way you view your relationship with animals forever! This retreat is open to all animal lovers! Check out this video for highlights from our last SARA Retreat. Animals have the power to help us reduce stress, improve focus and find balance in our chaotic lives. They also have an innate ability to open our minds and hearts to our inner healing potential. At this retreat you will learn the secret to becoming more receptive to their healing wisdom. Learn, heal and be inspired by our distinguished speakers: Kathleen Prasad, World Renowned Animal Reiki Expert and President of the Shelter Animal Reiki Association Gail Pope, Animal Hospice expert and President of Brighthaven Marc Malek, DVM, Owner, and Shelly Bravo, Hospital Director, of Foothill Farm Veterinary Hospital in Sacramento, California Tom Wilson, Founder and Director of the Animal Acupressure Training Academy in Nevada City, California and faculty member of the Acupressure Institute in Berkeley, California This is the second annual event hosted by the Shelter Animal Reiki Association led by Kathleen Prasad and offered exclusively at the Ratna Ling Center, located in the beautiful hills of Cazadero, California. This retreat will include daily: Yoga classes Guided meditations Discussion Guest speaker presentations Walking/nature meditations Special retreat gift bag Attendees will be treated to tranquil and spacious accommodations as well as and delicious vegetarian/vegan meals. Praise: For me the SARA Retreat was an absolute treasure! Filled with renewing and profoundly healing meditation experiences, engaging teachers, fun loving people and nature filled surroundings. Kudos to Kathleen and Leah for creating a retreat I will always cherish! – Karren Cost: $1495 (includes tuition, all food and lodging and transportation from SF Airport to the retreat and back to SF Airport) Register NOW and invite your friends! Three ways to pay: all at once or in installments OPTION 1 $1495 in full Registration closes on March 6, 2017 Looks like you have entered a product ID (4) that doesn't exist in the product database. Please check your product ID value again! OPTION 2 Reservation Deposit: $650 No refunds will be issued for the deposit Looks like you have entered a product ID (5) that doesn't exist in the product database. Please check your product ID value again! Final payment of $845 due on March 6, 2017 Final Payment: $845 due on March 6, 2017 Looks like you have entered a product ID (6) that doesn't exist in the product database. Please check your product ID value again! OPTION 3 6 monthly payments of $250 [wp_eStore_subscribe:product_id:7:end] Registration closes on March 6, 2017 Space is limited to 26 people TOTAL, so sign up NOW to reserve your place! *On June 21, vans will pick up participants at a location at the San Francisco Airport (to be determined) at 1pm and drive them to Ratna Ling Retreat Center. These vans will return students to San Francisco Airport on Sunday June 25 by 4pm. (Students have the option to drive themselves, however no refund will be given.) ** All teachers will speak on our topic of “The Power of Animals to Heal.” Lead Teacher: Kathleen Prasad Kathleen is an animal Reiki teacher, author, spiritual seeker, animal advocate, founder of Animal Reiki Source and co-founder/president of the Shelter Animal Reiki Association (SARA). Our Esteemed Guest Speakers: Shelley Bravo, CMA, AS, CRP and Mark Malek, DVM Not long after meeting Dr. Malek in 2011, Shelley was invited to become the Hospital Director at Foothill Farms Veterinary Hospital. With her experience in program administration and human resources Shelley has provided the needed oversight and vision for this growing practice. Realizing the potential benefits of combining traditional Western Medicine with Holistic methodologies; she began her energy healing education and along with Dr. Malek has become a level III Certified Human and Animal Reiki Practitioner and instructor. Find out more at www.foothillfarmsvh.com. Dr. Malek is an accomplished veterinary surgeon and internist having worked in solo and group practice for almost 25 years. Over the last 5 years Dr. Malek has dedicated much of his continuing education to Holistic practice, including completing his Animal Reiki Teacher Training. Known as Dr. Doolittle by many clients, Dr. Malek lives his dream everyday helping the animals he loves and the people who love them. Find out more at www.foothillfarmsvh.com. Gail Pope President and co-founder of BrightHaven, Gail has learned much from animal teachers and healers. At the BrightHaven sanctuary a regimen of raw meat-based diet, classical veterinary homeopathy, animal Reiki, and immune/organ support combined with unconditional love has paved the way for the miracles of healing for which they are known. Find out more at www.brighthaven.org. Tom Wilson Dr. Tom Wilson is the founder and Director of the Animal Acupressure Training Academy in Nevada City, California. He is a faculty memberof the Acupressure Institute, Berkeley, California. He is a certified practitioner and teacher of Traditional Asian and Western bodywork therapies for both animals and humans. He holds certifications from the Acupressure Institute, Berkeley, California; the Heartwood Institute, Garberville, California; Jin Shin Jyutsu Inc., Scottsdale, Arizona; Milne CranioSacral Institute, Big Sur, California; and the Sai Reiki Center, Pune, India. He is the creator of the Reiki Distance Healing Network. Tom is a founder and board member of the GRACE Animal Hospice Consortium, whose mission is to expand hospice care for companion animals and support for their caregivers. He is a member of the International Association of Animal Massage & Bodywork (IAAMB). Find out more at www.animalata.com. Yoga Teacher: Lindsey Mena Lindsey is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) with Yoga Alliance and a SARA Practitioner. Lindsey led our yoga classes at last year’s Reiki retreat with high reviews! Location: Ratna Ling Retreat Center Cazadero, CAhttp://ratnaling.org Even the entrance to Ratna Ling is amazing. The outdoor walkways are peaceful and beautiful. The cabins are private and luxurious.