Sunday, September 17, 2017
1:00 - 5:00 PM

Sturbridge Host
Hotel & Conference Center
366 Main Street (Route 20)
Sturbridge, MA   01566

Open to All
no admission fee
refreshments will be served

Come and spend the afternoon with us at this interactive expo where you will have the opportunity to try different modalities you may not have had a chance to experience before. 

There will be lectures, demonstrations and information for everyone  – with a section dedicated to services for cancer patients, survivors and their families.

A select number of vendors featuring natural body care, healthy foods and inspirational gifts will also be participating.

Enjoy the relaxing music of Vin Mitchell  throughout the event
click here to listen to samples


join our practitioners for:

  • Yoga sessions
  • Meditation sessions
  • Reiki sessions
  • Massage sessions
  • Reflexology sessions
  • Sound Healing sessions

The afternoon will begin with Drumming and conclude with a Sound Healing Concert
Check back for a complete schedule
of the afternoon's events

Inspirational gifts, jewelry, incense, crystals, essentials oils and more from
Pure Haven Essentials, The Path Within, Forza Ltd., Razor Designs,  It's Only Chemistry, Bubbles & Baubles, Generations Apothecary, The Soap Pedlar

click here for a map and directions

Links to participants for additional information

Blackstone Valley Acupunture

Body Wellness Center


Non Toxic Tutor

Massachusetts Association of Reflexology

Natural Pathways

Sacred Song Reiki

The Soap Pedlar is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization


Integrative Therapies Expo

Find Joy Each Day

Connect with local practitioners in the complementary holistic fields of -

  • Oncology Massage
  • Restorative Yoga
  • Reflexology
  • Lymphedema
  • Skincare
  • Meditation
  • Hypnosis
  • Acupunture
  • Reiki
  • Aromatherapy
  • Music Therapy
  • and more ...

This is a partial listing of Practitioners, Presentations, and Vendors - please check back for updates.

Bancroft School of Massage Therapy
Join Jodi Callahan, LMT from Body Wild Massage Therapy and Spa along with students from BSMT for a relaxing chair massage.

Body Wellness Center
Massage, myofascial release, reiki and craniosacral therapy
Presentation and information on the importance of the fascia (covering for every muscle, nerve, bone and organ in our bodies) and how Myofascial Release can help to eliminate pain and restore motion caused by post surgical scar tissue, trauma or injury.

Blackstone Valley Acupuncture
A natural approach to health, offering acupuncture, cupping, guasha, tuina, and qigong instruction.
Demonstrations of Auricular (ear) Acupuncture, Guasha and Quigong exercises.

Carol Rossetti, LMT
Oncology Massage Therapy, Cupping Massage, Myofascial Release, Medical Massage for Neck and Back, Integrated Manual Therapy for Cervical, Arm, Wrist and Hand and Integrated Manual Therapy for Complicated Shoulder Conditions.
Come and enjoy a complementary session and see how it can help you.

FREE 12 week program people with cancer designed to help improv,e strength, stamina, flexibilith, balance and range of motion. 
Join Brenna Miller for Thai Meridian Massage demonstrations, chair style, to help open the chest and shoulders.  Deep Stretch and relaxation with aromatherapy (Optional).

Massachusetts Association of Reflexology (501c6)
Reflexology has been shown in clinical trial to improve quality of life and reduce side effects of treatment protocols for cancer patients. The members of MAR exceed the national standards for reflexology training and education.
MAR practitioners will be offering mini-reflexology sessions.

Natural Pathways
Dawn Skoglund & Kathy Knight
Come and enjoy a complimentary session of Reflexology.  You'll feel relaxed, refreshed, and renewed.
Dawn and Kathy are Board Certified Reflexologists in private practice in Auburn MA.

Non Toxic Tutor / Pure Haven Essentials
Safe, effective and trustworthy products

It's all about the ingredients.  Learn how to read your labels on personal care and home care products to make safer choices.

Open Heart
Elizabeth Carrignant
Complimentary Reiki sessions
Beth is a Certified Reiki Practitioner trained in traditional Usui Reiki. She studied with a Reiki Master of several decades with a focus on taking the time to learn and build experience over time. Beth is also an ordained minister through Universal Life Church, and registered clergy in the State of Massachusetts offering life passage services such as baby namings/blessings, home/apartment blessings, officiating weddings and performing graveside services.

Sacred Song Reiki
Priscilla Gale
Demonstration of singing bowls and information on the healing effects of music and how it can assist oncology patients with stress and anxiety about treatments both pre- and post-surgery.  
Priscilla is a retired opera singer,  Reiki Master Teacher,  Reconnective Healing Practitioner, and holds a Masters Certification in Himalayan Singing Bowls. She travels extensively throughout the New England area performing sound healing meditations and offering private sound healing sessions with Reiki. Through Hartford Hospital's Integrative Medicine Department, she leads meditations for cancer patients, their families, friends and care-givers.  Priscilla is currently  on the music faculty at Wesleyan University, The Pomfret School and Middlesex Community College.

Stoneville Lake Hypnosis
Robert Harrington
Hypnosis for cancer patients and caregivers.  Discover the benefits to mind, body and healing.
Bob is a Certified Consulting Hypnotist with specialized training for cancer patients and caregivers.  As a cancer survivor he understands the physical and emotional challenges that cancer patients and others with serious illnesses face.  Relaxation and stress relief sessions to refocus energy, effort, and thought to the healing process
Demonstration sessions will be held throughout the afternoon.

The Path Within
Bernadette Bennett
Essential Oils are about the potential to ease our physical, emotional, mental and spiritual bodies into harmony.  Aromatherapy products will be available.


This event is made possible through the generosity of our sponsors. 
If you would like to help please
click here for sponsor information.



Individual/Family Sponsors:
Jeff Papoojian in Memory of Angeline Bowden

Platinum Sponsors:
Pete's Tire and Oil
Kerrin Graphics & Printing
Stonebridge Press

Gold Sponsors:
Dippin' Donuts
              in Honor of Steve K
Stacey Hamel, Realtor
              in Honor of All Survivors
            Dudley & Webster Branches

Womens Image Center
              in Honor of Living Stronger
Yummy Asian Cuisine Restaurant

Silver Sponsors:  
Alternatives for Health
     in Memory of Delores Haeb
The Breast Friends Connection

Bronze Sponsors:
Booklover's Gourmet
Coonan Insurance Agency
Crow Candles
Down to Earth Acupuncture
Dream-flowerconsultant, Loralee Dubeau
Lisa Higgins / Thirty-One
Mindful Balance Massage Therapy
Shoobies Mitten & Charm Factory


This event is made possible through the
generosity of our sponsors.  If you would
like to help please
click here for sponsor

Pete's Tire and Oil
Media Sponsors

Stonebridge Press

Kerrin Graphics


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