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Shari Sunshine

Shari Sunshine is the Director of our Mandala Wellness Center. She has a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine from World Medicine Institute, Honolulu, HI, and is a Licensed and Certified Massage Therapist. She has taught Mindful Movements and Healing Qi Gung for three decades. She is the founder of Syntropy Insight Bodywork, an awareness-based healing art.

Events with Shari Sunshine

Healing Qigong
August 28, 2018

Qi gong is an ancient Taoist movement practice that awakens vitality and promotes health, breathing and meditation.  The form we will learn was given in China for strengthening the immune system and the life force in all of the meridians in order to live a more full and healthful life.  You will learn a sequence of easy movements that you can take home with you to enrich your life every day. The word “Qi” means…

Ayurveda and Yoga for a Long and Healthy Life
September 10, 2018

Ayurveda is the ancient healing science of India that considers all aspects of a person, in order to cultivate optimal health throughout all stages of life. Yoga and meditation are two of the most effective practices prescribed to balance one’s physical, emotional and spiritual energies. This retreat will allow you to determine your natural constitution, or “dosha”, and offer helpful tools to develop greater strength, flexibility, brain health and nutrition. These techniques will bring more…

Creating Wellness | Finding Balance - Earn C.E.U.s
October 16, 2018

Creating Wellness, Finding Balance will increase a provider’s skill and confidence to counsel patients regarding healthy lifestyle choices. Change is more about habit formation than knowing facts. In our beautiful retreat setting, with time for rest, reflection, and rejuvenation,  participants will practice with tools and approaches that can integrate into a busy practice and patients’ busy lifestyles. Using an experiential format and incorporating feedback from previous conferences, the sessions will build awareness of patients’ readiness, goals,…