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Season 2 Ep 6 - The Rise of The Energy Arts with Access Consciousness Practitioner and Mindset and Behavioural Change Specialist, Kalinka Poullain-Jacobs

Kalinka co-founded YES over 25 years ago, a British consultancy based in London specialising in mindset and behavioural changes for organisations. Through YES, she has trained (directly or indirectly through online training) over 400,000 people in over 85 countries, helping them work together more effectively and more harmoniously. YES's clients include some of the world’s largest international groups.  Kalinka is trained in diverse disciplines including the Access Consciousness Certified Facilitator training (including Bars and Body Processes), Eric Pearl’s Reconnective Healing training, the Kinslow System, Theory U, Psycho-genealogy and Shamanism. She offers private sessions and classes to help everyone, wherever they are in their life, create the life that really turns them on.  Join us as we explore the energetic nature of collectives, the immense creative power of our choices as our birthright, Kalinka’s work with today’s youth, how the modality of Access Consciousness works, her own journey into the energy arts, the nature and role of intuition through intent and so much more! You can connect with Kalinka here:https://www.jechooze.com The Modern Crone team: Theme music and season intro tracks:Sam Joole: www.samjoole.comCover design and photographyLuana Suciu Voice editing:Christopher Hales - Mask Music

Season 2 Ep 2 - The Rise of the Energy Arts with Hypnotherapist, Spiritual Response Therapist, Psychologist and Reiki Practitioner Bharti Jatti Varma

Bharti is a holistic therapist conducting various services through her offering Mynd here in Singapore, and on behalf of Illuminations Well-Being Center in Dubai. Bharti’s passion and communication skills make her extremely popular in front of larger audiences! She is also a chosen favourite with corporate programs due to her ability and flexibility to connect to anyone and everyone!With a Background in Psychology and a keen interest to explore the intricacies of the human mind, body and energy system, she has studied Hypnotherapy, Spiritual Response and Energy Healing Approaches.Through her personal journey of self-discovery and self-development, Bharti learnt to distance herself from any limiting beliefs and patterns that prevented her from achieving her true potential of happiness, success and harmony in her everyday life. Her aim is to educate others about personal transformation through the energy arts.Her expertise in various approaches allows her to offer more holistic and bespoke approaches while working with clients.Join us as we explore the creative nature of the subconscious mind, energetic resonance and its role in manifesting illness and wellness, the natural desire of the human system to be well and heal itself and the truth about hypnosis. Bharti shares her own journey into the Energy Arts and examples of healings with her clients.You can connect with Bharti here: Modern Crone team:Theme music and season intro tracks:Sam Joole: www.samjoole.comCover design and photographyLuana Suciu Voice editing:Christopher Hales - Mask Music

Season 2 Ep 1- The Rise of the Energy Arts with Qi Gong Master, Qi Healer and Certified Life Coach, Pascale Jenart

Pascale Jenart started her professional life in Banking for ten years and then moved her attention to mothering her two wonderful kids. She fell in love with Tai Chi and started competing in Singapore, Hong Kong, and China. Qi Gong came into her life as a way to improve her Tai Chi, to deepen her felt connection with the Qi. This deeper exploration led to her being a golden medalist several times over.In 2014, Pascale fell sick Thyroid disfunction, and decided then to explore the power of the Qi. She was able to restart her Thyroid by practicing Qi Gong, which led her to create her company Chi Balance and start teaching. She wanted to share this fantastic body/mind health tool.Pascale studied Qi Gong for ten years with a Chinese Grand Master and has been teaching since 2014. During those ten years, Pascale developed her Qi knowledge by studying Acupressure, Yin and Yang in food, Reiki, and finally when she felt she was ready to go deeper, she trained in Qi Healing.  During the pandemic, Pascale also completed her ICF certification as a Life Coach as she realized that a lot of her clients needed to share and have a safe space to reflect after the healing, and she have the tools to take responsibility for their own healing journeys.  Join us as we explore the nature of Qi, the relationship between Qi Gong and Qi Healing, Pascale’s own journey into the Energy Arts and so much more! You can find Pascale at: Modern Crone team:Theme music and season intro tracks:Sam Joole: www.samjoole.comCover design and photographyLuana Suciu Voice editing:Christopher Hales - Mask Music





Season 2 Ep 4 - The Rise of the Energy Arts with Craniosacral and Reiki Master, Stephanie Edwards

Since childhood, Stephanie had a desire to learn about the human body and how it connects with nature. She has always sought to lead a holistic and spiritual lifestyle, initially focusing on meditation and yoga. With a thirst to expand her knowledge and understanding of energy healing, she spent time in Asia in 2013 studying Reiki before qualifying as a licensed Western Usui Reiki Practitioner and Master Teacher and a Jikiden and Millenium Reiki Practitioner. Reiki has influenced, changed, and reconnected her back to a happier, spiritual existence which is always evolving.Her interest in Holistic healing and healing her own personal trauma did not stop with Reiki and has led me down the magical path of Reflexology, TRE (trauma release exercise), Think and Craniosacral therapy.Craniosacral Therapy has widened Stephanie’s view of life as she perceives it and how the body’s inherent wisdom is far greater than we can comprehend and how deep healing can occur on all levels. We perceive the body as only having a few levels but in fact it has many of which we are not fully aware of.Join us as we discuss the state of ‘Dynamic Stillness’, the power of touch and an attitude of curiosity, the role of intuition and how her client demographics are changing in recent years. Stephanie shares her own journey into the Energy Arts and so much more.You can connect with Stephanie here:www.steph-edwards.com Modern Crone team:Theme music and season intro tracks:Sam Joole:www.samjoole.comCover design and photographyLuana Suciu Voice editing:Christopher Hales - Mask Music

Season 1 Ep 11 - 21st Century Shaman with Shamanic Teacher, Space Holder and Medicine Man, Miguel Kavlin

Miguel A. Kavlin was born in la Paz, Bolivia, where he lived until he was 17 years old. Upon finding himself in the United States to study at university, he started to have unusual experiences which eventually led him to become interested in Native American culture and religion.Miguel’s spiritual path has led him to studying and participating in various ceremonies with Beautiful Painted Arrow (Joseph Rael), leading him to eventually inherit the title of Chief for both the Sun-Moon Dance and the Long Dance with sacred Cactus of the Andes; training with Sifu Kenny Gong, an international martial arts teacher and traditional Chinese doctor, in the arts of Shing-Yi Chuan and Pa-Kua. This training has provided Miguel with a very serious grounding to all his spiritual practices. Eventually Miguel’s path led him to an apprenticeship with Don Agustin Rivas Vazques in his jungle camp. Now Miguel is the only foreigner authorized by Don Agustin to conduct his ceremonies outside the Peruvian Amazon. Since 1995 Miguel has also been apprenticing with Don Hector Aguanari and Don Jose Coral. Amongst his many incredible achievements Miguel has completed graduate studies in Anthropology and Philosophy; has set up a non-profit agency that works with NYC’s public school students in multicultural awareness, violence-prevention, adolescent rites of passage, and various other educational programs; a three-part Video-Documentary series on Peruvian Amazon Shamanism, entitled Spirits of the Rainforest featuring interviews with Don Agustin Rivas Vazques and the Paintings of Don Pablo Amaringo. Miguel started the Sacharuna Community in Bolivia,  25 years ago, dedicated to help people heal disorders and learn to serve using practices and teachings from the Amazonian Indian, native North American, Buddhist, Sikh and Judeo Chrisitian traditions and teachings. Miguel’s deepest prayer, to truly be of service to the collective in the most profound ways possible.Join us as we explore the truth of ‘the Hollow Bone’ state, the vibrational nature of being, the importance of devotional inner practice and the ‘Principle’ Idea’ of all things. We share our experience of Ayahuasca ceremony, the communion with the Spirit of the Plant Medicine and the ‘naked truth’ it enables….and much much more!You can find out more about Miguel’s offering and get in contact at: