ABOUT STEPHANIE

Stephanie Whitford is an alternative holistic wellness consultant, certified Ayurvedic health counselor, advanced breathwork practitioner, yoga & meditation instructor, sound healer and a leader of worldwide wellness travel adventures.

 

Stephanie helps business leaders, high performing executives and change agents improve their performance and make more impact in their businesses and lives!

 

She is highly skilled at helping people find peace, even when surrounded by the intensity of life. She provides effective self-mastery skills that empower people to thrive abundantly in our fast-paced society without compromising health, longevity, happiness and personal fulfillment in life!

 

Stephanie specializes in nervous system regulation, using food as medicine, and empowering others to follow their greatest inspirations in life.

 

She facilitates you to inspire your own inner engineer in creating your life, the way you desire it...one that is full of Sun-Kissed Fire (Radiance, Reverence and Transformative Passion).

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WHY WE NEED BREATHWORK NOW

OUR ENERGY IS VITAL

Stephanie recognizes that many are facing serious personal and collective well-being complications from being overwhelmed and under supported. Being busy, stressed-out, and soul-hungry is a common theme of modern living. Statistics reveal that stress, anxiety, burnout, depression, addictions, emotional repression and health complications are at an alarming high today.  It is essential that we re-develop our inherent skills to thrive and re-connect, rest and relax. Our energy is an expression of our physical health, our emotional and mental functioning. The nature of our busy modern lives and societal pressures means that our natural energy sources and self-perceptions are constantly being tugged at, pulled on and challenged. The skill-set we require now is to develop trained relaxation responses and a receiving of healing support into our everyday lives so that we have a higher capacity and resiliency to the demands and responsibilities of our fast-paced lives.

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STEPHANIE'S TRAINING

Stephanie is a certified Ayurvedic counselor, yoga instructor, breath worker sound healer and wellness adventurer.   She has accumulated over a 1,000 hours of training from a variety of schools, styles, and methodologies around the world including: Vinyasa, Hatha, Yin, Ayurveda, Rebirthing, Spiritual Breathing, Yogic Philosophy and Yoga for PTSD.  She has studied with Mary Thompson, one of the founding teachers from the California College of Ayurveda, and Katie Silcox, an internationally-recognized yoga leader, Ayurvedic practitioner, best-selling author and founder of the Shakti School for women's health.  She has also studied with Dr. Vasant Lad, founder of the Ayurvedic Institute and publisher of many Ayurvedic texts.   

In the field of breathwork, Stephanie has studied and worked with breath master Dan Brule, former US Navy Seal and the world-renowned pioneer in the field of breathwork and leader of the worldwide Spiritual Breathing Movement.  Few people in the world have more hands-on experience in breathwork than Dan Brule.  Stephanie has also worked with Julia Mikk, an internationally renowned healer, teacher and spiritual guide, emotional relief expert, and founder of the Breath of Love movement.  Stephanie has guided hundreds of people to new realizations of self-healing, personal awakenings, inner peace and clarity.  Stephanie currently has her own practice and continues to work with mentors to broaden her skillset and embodied wisdom.

Stephanie has crafted a unique style pulling bits and pieces from her continuous study and life evolution.

 

Stephanie brings wealth of practical, life changing knowledge and experience thanks to the many inspiring awakenings she has had with her teachers.  Yet, the greatest gifts and realizations came thanks to her own personal journey, which wasn’t always easy.  She has had opportunities to move through times of deep personal struggle, anxiety and burnout, where she learned the power of self-love, a lifestyle of holistic health and ease, and the importance of living one’s dreams and caring for the body.  It is with great reverence and loving devotion that Stephanie shares the healing modalities that profoundly changed her life in amazing ways.

Stephanie is an avid world traveler, preferring to see the world by bicycle and learning new cultural healing modalities along the way.