Upcoming Workshops

Radical Remission: Applying the 9 Factors Into Your Own Life, with Kristi Cromwell
October 5-6, 2019
Framingham, MA
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9 Lifestyle Changes That Can Make a Real Difference in Cancer, with Julianne O’Brien
October 5-6, 2019
Birkenhead, Auckland
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Radical Remission Workshop – Applying the 9 Factors to Healing, with Debra Nozik
October 26-27, 2019
Albany, NY
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Wisdom and Wellness: Integrative Cancer Symposium, with Kathryn Doherty
October 27, 2019
Greenwich, CT
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Radical Remission Workshop with Karla Mans Giroux
November 9-10, 2019
Deerfield, IL
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Radical Remission Weekend Workshop, with Justine Laidlaw
November 23-24, 2019
Tauranga, New Zealand
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Radical Remission Teachers

All Radical Remission Instructors have completed the Radical Remission Teacher Training and are certified to conduct 9-week, 3-day, and 2-day workshops. Use this page to find a Radical Remission Instructor to conduct a workshop in your area, or to find a workshop near you.

United States – West

Allison Brown - Seattle, Washington

 Allison is a lifelong educator and is delighted to be joining the Radical Remission team as a Certified Radical Remission Health Coach and Radical Remission Instructor.  Cancer has had a frequent presence in her life beginning with her mother’s illness and then her own diagnosis in 1999.  As a 3-time cancer survivor, she has been in remission for 10 years and was thrilled to discover Dr. Turner’s work which validated experiences in her healing journey.

Allison is committed to empowering those affected by cancer and helping them navigate the journey as an active participant in their healing.  She has a depth of experience gained through her exploration of conventional and complementary medicine as well as her work as a hospice volunteer.   Allison has a Masters in Teaching degree and is completing her ICF coaching certification.

Allison is an avid traveler, nature lover, photographer and curious soul.  She is forever grateful to her mother for showing her how to LIVE with her cancer.

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Cynthia Dano - Soap Lake, Washington

“Carpe Diem!” has always been Cynthia’s motto, but never more than after she heard the words, “You have late stage and a rare type of ovarian cancer” in 2014. Health and healing became her new job (which she termed Radical Self-Care) and in that voyage she was led to Dr. Kelly Turner and the Radical Remission Project. Dr. Turner’s research validated the steps that Cynthia had unwittingly used in her healing. It seemed like a fortuitous omen. 

She is a lover of life and adventure and has worn many hats-ballet dancer, actor/director, professional photographer, legal assistant, mother, wife, and owner of a wine bar/art gallery. After her diagnosis, the focus became to help others, especially in their cancer journey. She became a certified life/health coach ( or as she calls it… “a life [re] imagined coach”) in 2016 and Radical Remission Coach in 2018. She leads Mindfulness workshops and is a level one Reiki practitioner. 

In her spare time, she is a volunteer team leader for Global Volunteers and has led teams of volunteers to the Blackfeet Reservation in Montana, Cuba and to the Appalachians in West Virginia. She is Vice President of the Board of Columbia Basin Cancer Foundation, Moses Lake, WA. 

She is honored and excited to be a Radical Remission coach and workshop leader and helping others to incorporate the 9 healing factors into their lives. She is available for workshops in WA, OR, ID, MT and AZ. 

Cynthia Handler - Half Moon Bay, California (San Francisco Bay Area)

Cindy is a family therapist, coach, counselor, & workshop leader.  She’s had the great pleasure of working within private, residential, educational, & corporate settings as her 25-year career has evolved and expanded.

As Regional Network Director for Six Seconds Global Emotional Intelligence Network, Cindy taught clients to cultivate their EQ to improve their relationships and discover their purpose.

In large and small workshops, Cindy trains groups in SEL, facilitates creative expression circles, and hosts integrative parenting classes.

In her private practice, Cindy supports people & families wanting to transform their lives after life altering events or diagnoses.

Cindy’s passion for synthesizing knowledge and experience across various disciplines allows for a very personalized approach to connecting with and assisting others in discovering their own empowered journey to optimal health and wholeness.

After receiving a brain tumor diagnosis in 2015, Cindy began practicing all 9 Factors in Dr. Kelly Turner’s book:  Radical Remission.  Cindy completed the Radical Remissions course in 2016 and in 2017 went on to train with Dr. Turner to become a RR Workshop Facilitator.  Today, Cindy is a Radical Remissions Survivor and certified Health and Wellness Coach, specializing in holistic nutrition, cultivating intuition, somatic awareness, and integrative oncology.

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Solange Klingensmith - Southern California

Solange (Sol) was born in Santiago, Chile and has lived in various Latin American countries; she is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English.
She began her career in Psychology, and when her four sons were born was motivated to study Education. She spent many years teaching in a classroom and raising her sons. When her last son went to college she went on a pilgrimage (the Camino de Santiago) in Spain. Her long walks in nature and the people she met ignited her instincts; she listened and founded “Cook to Heal – Health & Wellness Coaching,” a venture that helps individuals become empowered by knowledge in their healing journey.
She first encountered cancer when her then fiancée (age 24), was diagnosed with stage IV melanoma. He survived and is thriving in their 40-year marriage. They have both been diagnosed with non-melanoma skin cancers.
Sol was introduced to the Radical Remission project by one of her clients. Dr. Turner’s book inspired Sol to take the Radical Remission Teacher Training and continue to provide the tools that people need to create their optimal wellness and feel empowered. The nine healing factors are healthy life-style alternatives relevant to all people. The factors speak of prevention, hope and the possibilities on how to prevail over many health challenges.
Sol is a Mayo Clinic Certified Health and Wellness Coach, a National Board-Certified Health and Wellness Coach, a Nutritionist, and the founder of Cook to Heal – Health & Wellness Coaching. Please visit http://www.cooktoheal.com/services/ for more information.

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Lodi Loder - Portland, OR

Lodi found Radical Remission in 2014 in the midst of her own healing challenge, overcoming metastatic melanoma. Kelly Turner’s book, as well as the stories of other survivors on the Radical Remission database, confirmed what Lodi had believed was missing in cancer care- the whole person, multi-faceted approach. Up until then, conventional medicine and even many alternative approaches to cancer that she encountered were primarily focused on the physical body. And yet, the psychological and emotional, as well the spiritual components of her life were completely overlooked. Dr. Turner’s extensive research
not only offered a more complete view of healing for Lodi but gave her a strong sense of hope and empowerment. Hope that healing was in fact possible for her, and empowerment to take on the role of CEO of her own health. Lodi was so passionate about Dr Turner’s work that when the opportunity arose to take part in the first Radical Remission Teacher Training with Kelly Turner she jumped at the chance. Since then she has also become certified as a Radical Remission coach. With her background in teaching, experience as a cancer patient, and Radical Remission teacher certification, Lodi is knowledgeable, experienced and inspired to share what she has learned with others.

Lodi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Teaching.

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Kirstin Lynch - Sammamish, Wisconsin (Seattle Area)

Kirstin is an inspirational guide to health and wellness. Her unique perspective and approach builds on a strong medical foundation, experience in the pharmaceutical industry, a deep interest in complementary and alternative approaches, and significant personal experience supporting family, friends, and herself, through cancer.

Kirstin is a Registered Nurse (RN), who qualified at the world-famous Nightingale School of Nursing, in London. She is also registered in California and Washington (pending).  Kirstin also holds B.Sc. in Psychology from the University of Westminster, London, where she studied psychoneuroimmunology (the effect of the mind on the immune system) and a Master’s in Forensic Psychology at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York. In addition to her many years nursing, Kirstin spent several years in the pharmaceutical industry, where she was involved in the education of medical personnel in the advances of mental health therapies.

Kirstin’s son was born with Neurofibromatosis 1, a rare genetic disorder that has resulted in three brain tumors and many non-tumor related complications.  Due to limited treatments for his condition, Kirstin has spent 15 years researching and implementing alternative and complimentary therapies to aid in his well-being. This background helped Kirstin greatly when she was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer (she has been cancer free for five years now). Kirstin also been an inspirational guide to other friends and family members with cancer and other major diseases, and is currently guiding her husband, who was recently diagnosed with stage IV melanoma, to thrive and live a full and productive life.

Kirstin views Dr. Turners work as providing a comprehensive roadmap for approaching a cancer diagnosis. It provides hope and practical tools that can be used to help your immune system fight the disease and to heal at an emotional, spiritual and/or physical level. Kirstin would love to share this invaluable knowledge with you.

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United States – East

Lindsay Beane - Baltimore, Maryland

Lindsay Beane, DrPH, is a public health expert who has worked in Baltimore’s impoverished neighborhoods for 25 years. Though she herself has never been diagnosed with cancer, she lost her mother to lung cancer and was also faced by her second son’s diagnosis with an incurable lung-GI disease called cystic fibrosis. Though he was only a baby, she started him on a regimen of acupuncture, osteopathic treatments, homeopathic remedies, nutritional supplements, and herbal tonics. Over time, Lindsay watched intently as her son transitioned from a very sick baby into a lively boy and, today, a strong and healthy young man.

Because she valued alternative approaches, Lindsay was immediately drawn to Dr. Kelly Turner’s book (Radical Remission: Surviving Cancer Against All Odds) when it was published in 2014. She knew that the 9 healing factors described in the book would be of benefit to anyone, with or without cancer. In 2017, Lindsay was excited to complete Dr. Turner’s Radical Remission Teacher Training.

Lindsay is available to teach a 6-session “Radical Remission: 9 Healing Factors” Workshop for groups of 5 to 15, either in informal home settings or institutional settings (hospitals, primary care and wellness clinics, cancer treatment centers, senior citizen centers, churches, etc.). The Workshop fee is $149 per person, with a limited number of discounts available based on need. Lindsay will be happy to provide an Introductory Session (1 ½ hours and free of charge) for groups wishing to learn more before they commit to the cost of a full Workshop. She serves the Maryland-Delaware-Pennsylvania area.

You can read Lindsay’s Radical Remission HEALING STORY of the MONTH (March 2017) about her son here. You can also read her public health essays and excerpts from her soon-to-be-published memoir about her son’s journey, Embracing The Dragon, on her website: www.LindsayBeane.com.

Pat Berger - Sidney Maine

Pat Berger is a certified Maya Abdominal Therapist, a Self Care Instructor, a Licensed Massage Therapist, and teaches both Yoga and Breath Work. She owns and operates her own Wellness Center in Sidney, Maine.

Upcoming Workshop:

When: January 24th – 9:30-11:30 AM & 5:30-7:30 PM

Where: The Pond, 1783 Pond Rd., Sidney, ME

Email or call for more information: [email protected], 207-465-9288

Irina E. Bock, MD - Chester, New Jersey

Irina is an inspirational health and life coach who draws from her unique qualifications in conventional and non-conventional medicine, combined with her personal experience as a cancer patient and healer. She holds the hand of people going through significant health challenges and helps them find their footing, courage and their own clear path through the jungle of confusing options and hard decisions.

As a physician, trained in OB/GYN, Irina worked in Germany and the US (George Washington University). In addition to her roots in conventional medicine, she received an education in complementary medicine for physicians and is certified in different energy healing modalities.

Irina strongly believes that cancer – and other chronic diseases – can be healed and even be prevented by addressing and balancing out the whole person – mind, body and spirit. She feels when it comes to healing, keeping an open mind is important. Whatever brings results should be considered, and no method discounted. For Irina, integrating ‘Western’ and ‘Eastern’ medicine – tailored to each person – has the potential of achieving outcomes that are truly the “Best of Two Worlds”.

As a survivor of two BRCA cancers (melanoma and advanced breast cancer) and a mother of three, Irina knows first-hand what a cancer diagnosis means for a family, especially when it is related to an inherited gene mutation. Yet, Irina believes that no person is a victim of their genes or diagnosis. Her experience in integrative medicine and trust in energy healing helped her approach her own cancer with a positive mindset, strong faith and deep intuition. Drawing from both conventional as well as non-conventional options, she was able to achieve complete remission against all odds and has been cancer-free for seven years.

When Irina read Dr. Kelly Turner’s book ‘Radical Remission’, published soon after Irina’s own fight against cancer, she recognized the significance of the material right away. The nine factors described by Dr. Turner matched exactly what Irina’s own intuition had guided her to do in order to heal herself. Irina is passionate about bringing this wisdom to the attention of as many people as possible.

As a Duke-trained Integrative Health Coach and Holistic Life Coach (certified by the Wisdom of the Whole Coaching Academy), Irina especially feels drawn towards working with people who face a life-changing diagnosis and guiding them out of their fear into an empowered role to conquer their health challenges with courage and a positive spirit.

Irina is certified in the following modalities:

-Radical Remission – 9 Factors (Certified Teacher and Coach)
-Energy- and Vibrational Healing: Integrative Energy Therapy (Master Teacher), Reiki (Master), Sound and Vibrational Therapy (Level III Therapist), Bach Flower Therapy
-Evidence-Based Plant-Based Nutrition (Cornell Certificate, Prof. T. Colin Campbell)

Kristi Cromwell - Sutton, Massachusettes

Kristi began her journey in the health care field as a Speech-Language Pathologist. She has a Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders and a Minor in Health Education. She has spent many years working with clients of all ages. A brain tumor diagnosis in 2013 started her on a path to wellness and she now considers herself a “thriver”. Kristi is a Holistic Health Coach having studied at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition as well as the Wisdom of the Whole Coaching Academy. She is also a Certified Laughter Yoga Leader. She has studied at the Raw Food Institute and the Kushi Institute. She is currently working on furthering her coaching skills in the areas of overall wellness and oncology. She is an advocate for the National Brain Tumor Society and also serves as a mentor with the American Brain Tumor Association. Kristi became a Certified Radical Remission Teacher after attending the inaugural Radical Remission Teacher Training Program in October of 2017. She lives in the Boston Metro area and is excited to share Dr. Kelly Turner’s work with others.

Read Kristi’s healing story HERE.

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Upcoming Workshops
Radical Remission: Applying the 9 Factors Into Your Own Life
October 5-6, 2019
Framingham, MA
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Liz Curran - Haddon Township, NJ

Liz is a Health Coach, Certified Radical Remission™ Workshop Facilitator, and Speaker. In her practice, she takes an integrative approach to nutrition, as well as reducing anxiety through diet change. Liz utilizes her education and experience to coach her clients to break through barriers and implement the immune boosting benefits of the Radical Remission transformative healing factors. 

Liz believes it is important to provide support and accountability to her clients to empower them to implement the healing factors without feeling alone.   

After losing her sister to an aggressive breast cancer in 2014, Liz embraced health education, nutrition and stress reduction. She took her passion to help those with a cancer journey even further, when she co-founded a 501c3 nonprofit called HealTHY Life NJ. The organization’s mission is to support, educate and raise funds for late-stage cancer patients seeking integrative and complementary treatments. As the Vice President and leader of the HealThy Life education team, Liz hosts workshops and teaches classes for beneficiaries, cancer “thrivers”, and anyone seeking health promotion.

Liz coaches both individuals and small groups and leads Radical Remission Workshops virtually and in person in the Philadelphia region and beyond. 

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Corrine Danielson - West Palm Beach, Florida

Corinne Lemal Danielson has served as Center Director for the Sari Asher Center for Integrative Cancer Care, a non-profit in West Palm Beach, Florida since March 2009.  One of her favorite aspects of this work is her opportunity to assess new patients and work with them to develop a recommended plan of care for supportive therapies and lifestyle behaviors.  She recommends Radical Remission to all the patients the center serves and talks about the 9 factors regularly in patient assessments. Ms. Danielson has her master of public health from Emory University in behavioral science and health education and has been a Certified Health Education Specialist since 1996.    Corinne has lived and worked throughout Latin America, is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese, and through her multicultural experiences has been exposed to health beliefs and healing practices from all over the world. She is always exploring natural health and wellness studies, therapies and nutrition to learn more about human wellness and behavior change.  Corinne has trained in the practice of Mindfulness and Wellness Coaching and considers herself a “wellness warrior”.

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Mariah Dean - Charlottesville, Virginia

Mariah, who has been in remission for 8 years, is a leadership and communications expert who has spent a major part of her career giving seminars, leading strategy meetings, developing teams, and coaching managers in Fortune 500 companies. She has coached and given workshops for over 13,000 people.

Her work has followed a wide arc from college work in mind-body studies and psychology to a career as a leadership consultant. She has been trained in and worked as a yoga instructor, birth doula, meditation teacher, and imagery coach. While teaching stress reduction, she became intrigued with group dynamics and developed expertise as a group facilitator.  This new direction took her into team and leadership development and management training which she did for over 20 years. A serious diagnosis brought her back to the mind-body focus, and now Mariah does workshops to help other people in their healing process. 

The thread that ties all her work together is helping people to be empowered and consciously diplomatic while staying true to themselves and making wise personal decisions that include a balance of intellect and intuition. 

Mariah is excited to be offering workshops to help people stay empowered in their healing process by applying the “9 Radical Remission Principles”

Her workshops are known for the ease with which participants make connections with one another, the wealth of information and useful strategies that are provided, and the positive, engaging and yet relaxed stye in which they are presented. She does workshops in Virginia and New England. She will travel to your site if no one teaches workshops in your area. Her workshops in Charlottesville include a delicious vegetarian lunch that she makes herself.

In Mariah’s words:

I want to share this information with cancer patients and their families so they are more prepared than I was when I started my healing journey. I know so many things now that I wish I had known when I was diagnosed. I felt like I was shooting in the dark and making it up 10 years ago after my diagnosis. Now we have a map, and I look forward to sharing this to help others navigate their way.” 

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Kathryn Doherty - Cos Cob/Greenwich, Connecticut

Kathryn Doherty is a Certified Radical Remission™ Instructor, coach, speaker and breast cancer survivor. She leads retreats, workshops, and has presented internationally
on the Nine Healing Factors identified by Dr. Kelly Turner. Personally certified by Dr. Turner, Kathryn co-taught in her place at the Omega Institute in Fall 2019. She is the founder and Director of “Wisdom + Wellness”, an annual symposium focused on integrative treatments for cancer. www.integrativewisdomandwellness.com. Kathryn is the USA contact for Arcadia Clinic in Germany, which continues to play a primary role in her health and healing. Her invasive breast cancer diagnosis was reversed without a mastectomy, chemo, or radiation, and she continues the same medically-supervised treatments and protocols to monitor and manage a recent recurrence. Her experience with cancer spans over 40 years – as an advocate and caregiver for her mother, father, husband, and most recently as a patient. Her personal experience and the global impact of this disease fuels her commitment to support and engage with those affected by cancer.
Read Kathryn’s full healing story here: https://radicalremission.com/profile/katdoh/

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Upcoming Event
Wisdom and Wellness: Integrative Cancer Symposium
October 27, 2019
Greenwich, CT
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John Henry – Brick, NJ, Jersey Shore Area

John is a lifelong educator and currently develops and leads training programs in his role as a STEAM, (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) and Sustainable Schools Specialist at the New Jersey School Boards Association. His passion in his professional role allows him to help promote healthy schools for the 1.4 million children in NJ. 

As you may expect, receiving a diagnosis of cancer has a way of sending anyone into a state of fear. That is exactly how he felt in 2014 after learning he had hairy cell leukemia. However, six months into his diagnosis, he discovered the Radical Remission Project™. As a result, fear turned into hope and possibility, and new healing modalities came into view as John began following the 9 key healing factors. 

He began with radically changing his diet, slowly integrated exercise, eliminated stress and eventually added the other key healing factors. The results were a stabilization of the progression of the leukemia for almost 4 years. He is currently collaborating with HealTHY Life NJ, an organization whose mission is to support, educate and raise funds for late-stage cancer patients seeking integrative and complementary treatments. Through HealTHY Life NJ, John speaks to cancer patients and shares with them his journey and healing modalities. 

John completed the Radical Remission Workshop Teacher Training at Omega Institute. He is a Certified Radical Remission™ Workshop Facilitator and Speaker, as well as a leukemia survivor & thriver. In addition to serving the adult community, with his background in K-12 education, John has set an intention to bring the Radical Remission Project™ to schools so children can learn about radical health and wellness as an educational best practice.  

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Kimberly Kirschner - Orlando/Celebration, Florida

After losing her mother to lung cancer, Kimberly was motivated to pursue education and certification/licensure in multiple disciplines with the goal of coaching her clients in a well-rounded lifestyle focused on proper nutrition, exercise, meditation, rest and relaxation. Credentials include:

  • Florida Licensed Dietician/Nutritionist (LDN)
  • Masters of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health; Certified Nutrition Specialist
  • A4M Fellowship in Integrative Oncology
  • Florida Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Personal Fitness Trainer
  • Certified Food-for-Life Instructor (Food for Life is a direct service nutrition education program of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine PCRM.org)
  • Pet Therapy partner Therapy Dogs International

She is pleased to be offering Radical Remission workshops as a trained workshop facilitator and coach.

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Mary Ann McConnell - Michigan

My professional history is in marketing and sales but alternative healing practices have always been a keen interest from adolescence thru adulthood. Several years ago after an annual routine physical, a grapefruit size tumor was found attached to my ovary. It was then when I came upon Dr. Turners book. After a radical abdominal hysterectomy, I decided it was time to incorporate many of these factors outlined in the book into my life, even though the pathology report came back negative. I began sharing these factors with cancer and non cancer health challenged friends who also benefitted greatly from this scientific based information in Kelly’s book. Now as a Radical Remission Certified Teacher, I am honored and thrilled to share Remission Research: 9 Key Factors for Health with others in my community!

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Caryn Murray - Chicago, Illinois

Hearing the three words, “You have cancer,” forever changes the person you used to be. Caryn believes there is a silver lining or gift in all things and circumstances. Stage-4 appendix cancer is no different! During her treatment, Caryn was gifted the book, Radical Remission written by Dr. Turner, when she recognized she already had incorporated the 9 healing factors into her life.

As a lifelong learner, Caryn holds many alternative energy healing certifications and has studied metaphysics for the past 15+ years. She is certified to teach Radical Remission workshops and is working towards her holistic life coach certification for one-on-one coaching with Radical Remission. She currently is a Mentor Angel with Imerman Angels, providing one-on-on cancer support.

Living life with a positive outlook, Caryn is blessed and thriving five years and counting! Once you’ve gone through this journey, one cannot wait to give back! She is honored to be of service. Caryn is here to say, “You are not defined by your diagnosis!”

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Debra Nozik - Albany, New York

Debra Nozik proudly became certified as a Radical Remission teacher in December of 2017.  She has been working as a licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1978.  She currently works as a psychotherapist in Albany, NY.  Debra has been a support group facilitator at “To Life!,” a breast cancer support and education organization in Albany, NY since 2007.  Debra was diagnosed in 1999 with metastatic breast cancer and is a radical remission survivor/thriver.

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Upcoming Workshops
Radical Remission Workshop – Applying the 9 Factors to Healing
October 26-27, 2019
Albany, NY
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Beth Schroeder - Moorestown, New Jersey

Owner of Simply Health LLC since 2009, Beth continues in a clinical and integrative private practice to assist patients with cancer or chronic illness to make dietary and lifestyle changes. Beth brings both passion and dedication to improving her patient’s current quality of life and overall survival. 

When someone is told by their doctor that they have a disease (cancer, diabetes, heart concern) they often begin treatments that include medications, surgery, chemotherapy, radiation or other interventions. Rarely are they instructed about eating fewer processed foods or adding more plant-based foods to support their treatment options. 

As a Certified Nutrition Specialist ® practitioner, and licensed dietitian-nutritionist I have been guiding patients back to health by being as committed to their nutritional intake as they and their medical team are committed to a treatment path. I do this because I know how nutritional intake and lifestyle change profoundly affect overall survival and quality of life alongside medical intervention. I am living proof. 

Having undergone aggressive medical treatment (1998) for an aggressive breast cancer that included all standard therapies, I pursued macrobiotic and plant-based foods to bolster my weakened immune system due to treatment to conquer this disease. That was nearly twenty years ago, before there was much research to support dietary intervention. I am a current survivor of stage 4, metastatic cancer (2016) and continue to awe my own oncology team with improving markers and recovery toward greater remission. 

I earned a Master of Science degree in Nutrition at Maryland University of Integrative Health, which included extensive clinical nutrition, integrative health strategies and research to expand my practice related to the benefits of plant-based foods improving outcomes from a diagnosis of chronic and life-threatening diseases. At MUIH, I continue as adjunct faculty in the Nutrition Department for online courses. 

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Andrea Sexton - Roanoke, Virginia

Andrea is a wellness coach and member of the International Association of Wellness Professionals.  Her coaching specialty is holistic support for cancer recovery, focusing on helping clients find ways to implement the Nine Healing Factors of Radical Remission into their own lives.  She followed her intuition when choosing treatment for an ovarian cancer diagnosis and believes she is alive today because of that. She feels that intuition is a vital, but often unrecognized,  part of recovery and healing.

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Deborah Stuckey - Washington, D.C.

Deborah Stuckey, Ph.D. has had a clinical psychology practice for 35 years.  She was trained at Wesleyan, Harvard and Boston Universities.  Previously she specialized in the treatment of eating disorders, couples and family issues.  Since being diagnosed with advanced breast cancer in 2013, she has immersed herself alternative treatment for cancer and the healing process in general. She has presented workshops and talks nationally and internationally.  Workshop attendees have described her as warm, brilliant and funny.   She lives in Washington, DC and has a practicer in Bethesda, MD.

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Mana Washio - Boston, Massachusetts

Mana Washio is very excited to join the Radical Remission team.  In addition to helping others as a Radical Remission Workshop Facilitator, she hopes to start working as a Radical Remission Coach in January, 2020.

Mana is a certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, as well as a certified Reiki Practitioner / Master Teacher.

Mana went through her own journey of  surviving cervical cancer in 2009: due to the strain of virus she carried, Mana had been told by her doctor that she was in the highest risk group.  She decided to incorporate major diet & lifestyle changes, and took many steps to improve her mental, emotional and spiritual well-being. Although her doctor was quite certain that the cancer would return, there has been no reoccurrence, and at present, no HPV virus has been detected in her body.

Because of her own experience, Mana wants to spread  Dr. Turner’s research to many people in the world. Her future goals include giving Radical Remission workshops / coaching opportunities to the Japanese speaking population.

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Tracy White - Valley Cottage, New York (NYC Metro Area)

Tracy White is a master manifestor, wellness warrior, inspirational speaker, writer and healer. After spending 20 years as a successful magazine and online advertising executive, White was diagnosed with recurrent cervical cancer and was considered “incurable.” Her health crisis lead to a life-changing healing journey to save her life.
Radical Remission by Dr. Kelly Turner was central to White’s personal radical remission. White is such a believer in the 9 key factors outlined in Radical Remission, she is thrilled to have to opportunity to teach others. 
Having defied medical expectations, White has catapulted her recovery journey into a platform to help others. She rededicated her life to helping cancer patients find hope and stressed-out, workaholic parents manifest more wellness and joy in their lives. White has inspired countless people with the badasscancerbabe platform: her treasure trove of remedies she discovered to heal mind, body and spirit. 

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United States – Central

Karla Mans Giroux – Hawthorn Woods, Illinois (NW Chicago suburbs)

Karla was recently “released” from the corporate world and is joyfully pursuing what she wants to be when she grows up! For 18 years she was striving and climbing within the Information Technology (IT) department at a large organization. As the Global Head of Change and Communications the past 5 years, Karla knows just how hard change can be for people. She also knows how important it can be, and never more important than when faced with a life-threatening disease.

With her knowledge of change management practices and her passion to heal the world she has embarked on a healing and learning journey to help herself and others regain optimal health and longevity. She has become a health coach and is thrilled to be able to offer Radical Remission coaching and workshops to those on a cancer journey, as well as those seeking prevention.

Karla was originally diagnosed with Breast Cancer in 2003 and underwent a mastectomy, chemo and radiation. When her 10-year “cancer-versary” rolled around in 2013 she celebrated her good health and thought she was in the clear! However, a second metastatic cancer challenge arose in late 2014. With a long-time goal to live to be 100 this did not align!

As a striver (aka Type A personality) she left no stone unturned and began utilizing natural, holistic healing modalities and non-toxic interventions to supplement more conventional ones. She has successfully harnessed the power of her body, mind, heart and spirit for healing; achieving and maintaining great results. She is passionate about empowering others to successfully do the same for whatever challenges they are facing.

Karla still has every intention of making it to 100 (maybe even 120) and with the strength of optimism and a positive spirit she is loving every moment on that journey! Join her in December 2065 for the party of a century!

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Upcoming Workshop:
Radical Remission Workshop
November 9-10, 2019
Deerfield, IL
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Annette Meinzer - Cincinnatti, Ohio

Passionate about facilitating empowerment, transformation, and healing in those who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as those seeking to prevent it, Annette Meinzer is a Certified Radical Remission Coach and Instructor.

Annette obtained her BSN in Nursing, is a Board Certified Nurse Coach, Certified Stress Management Instructor, Certified in Clinical Meditation and Imagery, and has received extensive training in energy healing therapies and Transpersonal Coaching. She has been entrenched in the field of Mind-Body-Spirit Healing and Holistic/Integrative medicine where the whole person is incorporated into the care and healing process for the past 14 years. She believes that we can take an active role in our healing process which will strengthen our immune system and could lead to radical remission.

Annette began her conquest into alternative healing techniques and remission after both her husband and mom were diagnosed with cancer in 2003 and 2005. She resides in the Cincinnati, Ohio area and is a mother of five children. While she did lose her mom to cancer her husband was able to recover although unfortunately passed away in 2015 to other causes. Through these challenges she developed an inner strength and resilience and learned the art of pushing forward and living again despite the obstacles and adversities that we are challenged with. She learned how to move on from the “moment of impact”, whether it is due to a diagnosis or loss, to the creation of a new life filled with joy, peace, and love. Her mission in life is to now assist others and walk with them on this journey.

Annette would love the opportunity to connect virtually with you, from anywhere in the world, through video-conferencing. Please contact her for details.

Website: www.soarintolife.com

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Mich Schreiber - Austin, Texas

Mich Schreiber L.Ac, MSOM (pronouns they/them) lives in Austin, TX, USA, and has been practicing in the complementary health care field since 1997. Mich is proud and honored to be a member of the Radical Remission team of workshop instructors. They are a Licensed Acupuncturist and the founder and director of The Cancer Wellness Center in Austin. Mich has advanced training, certification, and practice in integrative oncology. Their heart passion is in working with cancer patients and survivors, helping each person navigate their own healing experience.

Mich is a TCM doctoral candidate at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine with a focus on Integrative Medicine and received a Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from the AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine in 2003. They are also certified in holistic nutrition, several styles of massage and bodywork, meditation instruction, and reiki. Professional memberships include the Society of Integrative Oncology and The Texas Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. In other realms of life, Mich can be found spending time with family, exercising body and mind, cooking, volunteering, and playing drums.

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Mikah Simmons – Fort Wayne, IN

Mikah Simmons began her healing journey with the 9 factors of Radical Remission during the spring of 2019. She believes that the immune boosting results encountered while implementing the 9 factors have markedly decreased the symptoms of her chronic disease. Her goal is to introduce the concepts of Radical Remission to anyone on a healing or prevention path, regardless of their diagnosis.

Mikah had a 30 year career as a Registered Nurse before finding her way to a wellness coaching and health promotion practice. She served at the bedside throughout those 30 years, but along the way earned her Master’s degree in Nursing and became a nursing instructor. Providing patient advocacy patient education were her strongest professional attributes. She believes these skills will provide a strong foundation for the next chapter of her career.

Mikah completed the Radical Remission Workshop Teacher Training at Omega Institute. She is currently completing coursework to become a Certified Wellness Coach through the International Association of Wellness Professionals, with full intention of becoming a Radical Remission Coach. 

Mikah will be facilitating workshops in Northeast Indiana as well as co-teaching with her Teacher Training comrades at a variety of locations in the U.S. She is also available for teaching workshops in her hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Michelle Sutton - Indianapolis, Indiana

Michelle is a survivor of a 2009 diagnosis of breast cancer and a 2017 patient of stage IV cancer; thus, her passion for taking control of one’s health is strong. She is a collector of enriching experiences and lifelong learning: a US Navy veteran, she holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Purdue University with a minor in art/design; she’s served internships at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and Walt Disney World College Program. Michelle learned Spanish as a returned Peace Corps volunteer in special education and is a 200-hour certified yoga teacher. She is active in learning about non-violent conflict resolution, race and bias, and being a voice for those with developmental disabilities. She enjoys time creatively problem-solving her own healing journey with her fiancee, his sons and her dog, Osito.


Sandra Reich - Montreal, Quebec

Sandra Reich is the Founder and  Clinical director of the Montreal Center for Anxiety and Depression, Co- Director of Empowered Women Workshops, Co-Director of Anxiety Videos and Founder of Sandra Reich Couple Retreats. She is a bestselling author of a self-help book called “ Once upon a Time…How Cinderella Grew Up and Became a Happy Empowered Woman”  Sandra is also the host of a hugely popular international  radio show called Straight Talk with Sandra Reich heard weekly on Voice America.

Sandra’s expertise has been featured on many radio and television shows including Discovery Health, Global TV, Breakfast Television,  APTN, and recently on Celebrity Damage Control” which is currently airing on The Oprah Network (OWN). Sandra has studied extensively with some of the  biggest health experts  in the world and gives workshops on learning to live your healthiest life. She also speaks across North America as a keynote speaker on how to treat and deal with anxiety, depression as well as how to live your very best life.

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Maite Gomez - Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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New Zealand

Justine Laidlaw - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

At 45 years old Justine was diagnosed with a Stage 3 aggressive colon cancer. She embarked on an enlightening journey to find out the best possible course of treatment to stay alive and healthy. Her father had passed away of colon cancer which made her realise that she didn’t want to go down the conventional path of healing.  Justine opted to have surgery but opted out of the traditional treatment options and decided she could help heal herself by using integrative and holistic methods. No Chemo & No Radiation! Justine understood that a bigger part of her healing would involve continual exploration into what her body, mind and soul needed on a day to day basis. Justine is now cancer free 5 years from diagnosis.

Justine found “Radical Remission” at an integrative clinic she took a friend to for his cancer treatment a couple of years after her diagnosis, and soon discovered that she had applied the 9 healing factors into her journey towards wellness.

Her cancer journey has led her to train as a life coach and Integrative Nutrition Health Coach where she’s works with cancer patients, helping them to navigate their own healing path. She also has an ozone therapy business and runs a prostate cancer support group for men in her region. 

Justine traveled from New Zealand to attend the Radical Remission Teacher Training in 2017.

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Upcoming Workshopst
Radical Remission Weekend Workshop
November 23-24, 2019
Tauranga, New Zealand
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Julianne O’Brien - Greenhithe, Auckland, New Zealanda

Julianne trained at our inaugural Radical Remission Workshop Teacher Training in 2017.

After receiving a diagnosis of Triple Negative Stage 3 Breast Cancer in 2015 and a mastectomy Julianne’s journey began in looking further at Mind-Body-Spirit Healing. Julianne had lost her sister earlier to a brain aneurism. Her mother carries the Lynch Gene and has had ovarian and bowel cancer. Julianne did not wish her family to go through any more grief and she decided to research what was available to heal both herself and her mother. She was recommended the book Radical Remission that had recently been published and this resonated with what Julianne was looking for. Having her three daughters in her care and her sister’s daughter living with her as well, she had a very strong reason for living.

Julianne completed 1year of Human Development Training in 1996 and has always had an interest in Holistic & Integrative Medicine. She completed a course in Thought Field Therapy in 2004. She has also been chairperson of Breast Cancer Network. During this time Julianne worked with a team of women who organised workshops and published a tri monthly magazine with current information on healing through mind body and spirit. Julianne has also completed a Mindfulness workshop and uses mindfulness as a daily practice. 

Following the 9 Factors of Radical Remission has shown Julianne that the power of healing her body has given her an insight into an overall improvement of her health. She is passionate about sharing this with people in her community by facilitating Radical Remission Workshops. 

Julianne is the mother of three daughters. She lives on a lifestyle block in the community of  Greenhithe on Auckland’s North Shore. After Julianne’s diagnosis she planted her own organic garden and thrived on feeding her body with organic vegetables from her garden. Julianne previously had her own café and worked as a chef in a retirement home. She believes that teaching people how to grow their own vegetables and make healthy whole food meals is a step in healing the body. She also completely detoxified her home and has a list of natural homemade products that you can make on a budget to eradicate toxins in your environment. Julianne has learnt to listen to her intuition and it is through this she has found her passion in life, to share what she has learnt with others. As she has found this has given her a new lease on her life and she fill’s every day with those things that bring her love, laughter and peace.

Julianne will be offering Radical Remission Workshops in New Zealand in the future.  

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Upcoming Workshops
9 Lifestyle Changes That Can Make a Real Difference in Cancer
October 5-6, 2019
Birkenhead, Auckland
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