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Samvedam B. Randles works as a psychologist, shaman and body worker. She graduated from Wilhelms-University in Muenster, Germany as a psychologist and in the US she is licensed as a mental health counselor and bodyworker. After training in traditional Psychology she spent several years in India studying and experiencing the Eastern approaches to inner growth and transformation.
She’s also been trained in Wilhelm Reich’s methods of body oriented Psychotherapy, combining breath work with deep tissue massage work (Postural Integration) and became certified by the National Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She co-founded the Center for Body Oriented Psychotherapy in Somerville, MA.
Samvedam worked as a trainer for the International Breath Institute, Colorado eventually designing her own breath work training which she has been conducting over the last 8 years. She studied the systemic work of Bert Hellinger, Family Constellations, and is a graduate of the Hellinger Institute USA. Samvedam incorporates the constellation approach in her work with individuals, couples and groups.
Apprenticing with teachers such as Osho, Dr. Salvador Roquet and more recently with John Perkins/Llyn Roberts has prepared Samvedam to accompany others on their inner journeys. Samvedam is the founder of the Inner Arts Institute and loves sacred journeys and vision quests!
Maya Kennedy possesses a passion for creating/facilitating experiences for Individuals, Teens and Families that foster personal growth and mastery.
Maya’s personal and professional journey has moved her to develop a unique synthesis of tools, accessing spirit and challenging mind to support a change process Maya also serves as a Trainer, Coach and Consultant, Nationally and Internationally working with family centered non-profit organizations and Leadership Teams in fulfilling the mission and vision of their organizations.