Isa Gucciardi, PhD, “The Power of the Great Mother”
Isa the Founding Director of the Foundation of the Sacred Stream and the lead instructor for most of its programs which include Integrated Energy Medicine, Applied Buddhist Psychology and Applied Shamanism in addition to Depth Hypnosis. She is the creator of the spiritual counseling model, Depth Hypnosis. She is the author of two books, Coming to Peace and The New Return to the Great Mother. She teaches workshops focused on empowering women including Embracing the Sacred Feminine in Buddhist Philosophy with Dr. Robert Thurman, Initiations of the Sacred Feminine and Tracking Spirit in Birth Environment.
Marisa Toriggino, E-RYT 200, RYT®500, RPYT, PPNE, “Compassionate Birth Practices”
Marisa Toriggino is a master yoga and meditation teacher, mother and entrepreneur. After a twenty-year career in wellness, she sold her million dollar brick and mortar yoga school in 2019. She now brings her teaching expertise to the online space where she is creating content for folks to slow down, build muscle, sleep soundly and apply Ayurveda lifestyle habits to their daily life. Her content includes special programs for those working with Fertility & Pregnancy. Marisa was among the first to write a prenatal yoga teacher training curriculum that was nationally recognized. Graduates of her programs live all over the world. This curriculum is currently being redesigned for online learning. She has a BA from UC Berkeley. Studied at the UCSF Osher Center and graduated from APPPAH’s PPNE program. She is currently studying at the California College of Ayurveda and will receive the degree Doctor of Ayurveda in 2025.
Christianna Deichmann, RCST®, PPNE, “The Energetic Space Between Us”
Throughout her life-long journey, Christianna Deichmann has had a passion and talent for uniting science and spiritual wisdom together to better understand the invisible dynamics of life, relationships, pain, and suffering. She works to bring the subconscious aspects of our lives to the forefront of consciousness. Her experience and therapy techniques draw from Eastern and Western medicine traditions, wisdom passed down from the Ancients and Shamans, and Qabala. She understands that awareness is the first step to healing, and she is a participant in this revolutionary paradigm shift taking place in our world right now to embrace Consciousness. As a craniosacral therapist, she has a particular interest in providing holistic treatment to families and children to help them heal from ancestral trauma, birth trauma, and epigenetic diseases of the autonomic nervous system. She strives to help families co-create a new story of a world in which they can grow and thrive. She is a registered biodynamic craniosacral therapist (RCST) at the Divine Structure Biodynamic Craniosacral Training School in New England, and a certified pre and perinatal bodywork therapist at the Center for Pre and Perinatal Programs in Charlottesville, Virginia (IPPD). She has completed her certification as a Pre and Perinatal Educator with APPPAH. As an initiate of the Modern Mystery School , she applies universal principles of the quantum field to help empower people to accelerate their progression, integrate trauma, and build resiliency and coherency to create their ultimate life.