The Power of Right Action

How do we know what is right and what is wrong? Society has been struggling with this conundrum forever. It is true that every day on this earth we walk on the razor’s edge between the two. That begs the questions: are we acting mindful enough? Are we connected to our true heart? Are we [...]

By |January 21st, 2020|News|0 Comments

HEALING SUMMIT podcast featuring Barry B. Scherr

In this HEALING SUMMIT podcast, host Valerie Smaldone introduces a speech given by Barry B. Scherr, author, speaker, investor,  at HEALING SUMMIT 2019. Barry B. Scherr is a commercial real estate investor, author, and speaker on human potential and the redefinition of community and the built environment. He is a certified teacher of the Transcendental [...]

By |January 7th, 2020|News|0 Comments

HEALING SUMMIT podcast featuring Heidi Kuhn, CEO, Roots of Peace

In this HEALING SUMMIT podcast, host Valerie Smaldone introduces a speech given by Heidi Kuhn, founder of Roots of Peace, at HEALING SUMMIT 2019. Heidi was one of numerous speakers and experts who appeared at the summit in Albufeira, Portugal. Heidi Kuhn founded Roots of Peace in 1997, and has dedicated over 20 years to planting [...]

By |December 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Change The World or Change Yourself?

Here is a question that has the wise arguing: “Change the world or change yourself?” The materialists deride the “spiritual mindfulness brigade” for closing itself off to meditate when the world is burning – going extinct even. And the brigade counters (they are normally not the ones to start the argument) that nothing is permanent and that change starts from within. [...]

By |December 9th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The Healing Power of Community

What a great chance we have NOW to re-align with that which makes us human – an open conscious heart and mind - awake, filled with compassion and set to supporting others. The way we live in our world today, which is dictated by super-fast communication, snapshots of life distilled down to thumbnails on social [...]

By |November 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Meditation on a New Way of Doing Business

We all speak about the necessity of change: changing ourselves, changing our eating habits, changing how we treat nature and the planet. However, there is another very tricky aspect of change that we should not omit and for which we do not yet have a clear perspective: The change of our attitude towards money and [...]

By |October 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Reshaping our Values

In recent weeks, we have watched an unprecedented movement unfold, with impassioned children and teenagers taking to the streets, expressing their deep concerns for their future. They have been doing it as only young people can - with honesty, purity and straight from the heart. These bright and innocent beings are asking us to wake [...]

By |October 1st, 2019|News|0 Comments


The day after the HEALING SUMMIT ended and many of the participants had left, we sat with a group of friends in the lap of the stunning red rocks at the Pine Cliffs Resort, trying to come to grips with what had just happened.  The Quantum Leap, which was our intention for the HEALING SUMMIT, [...]

By |May 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

An Awakened Life

Living an awakened life, based on the understanding of the holistic healing of body, mind and soul, we ask ourselves: what does it take to integrate these precious principles and values into our lives in our society, our professions and our businesses? Certainly it takes a lot of courage and stamina to stand up against [...]

By |April 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments


At the upcoming HEALING SUMMIT, May 6 and 7 in Portugal, while we will be focused on taking a quantum leap into new business models, exciting collaborations and building a community of relationships, at the core, we will assemble together to continue the evolution of healing. Why do we talk about this one word that [...]

By |April 12th, 2019|News|0 Comments