Amy is the Founder of Renew. A relationship columnist for over a decade, she is also the Editor-in-Chief of JustMyType.ca – an online magazine that focuses on the psychology behind love and desire. Marie Claire calls her “A relationship expert whose work is like that of a scientific Carrie Bradshaw”. Her book, Breakup Bootcamp – The Science to Rewiring Your Heart, published by Harper Collins, will be released Spring 2020.
Dr. Holly Richmond, Ph.D
Dr. Holly Richmond is a Somatic Psychologist, Certified Sex Therapist (CST), and Marriage & Family Therapist (MFT). She has appeared on national talk shows and is regularly quoted in media outlets including The New York Times, CNN, Newsweek, Forbes, and NBC. Using Somatic Psychotherapy, she will help Renew participants develop awareness of the mind-body connection and help them release emotions of the past.
Colette Pervette, PH.D
Colette is an educatrix. She is a professional dominatrix, where she has been practicing the art of intimacy and power exchange for over 13 years. She holds a PhD in education from UC Berkeley, where her research focuses on conceptual change. Colette will guide a session on unlocking the application of power dynamics. And she will teach you how to ‘channel your inner Domme‘ so you can live, love and connect from a place of power.
Trish has been a life coach for over a decade and a facilitator of positive change specializing in anxiety and breakups. She graduated from Hofstra University with a B.A. in Psychology and received her Life Coaching Master’s Certification at NYU. She is also the author of A Face of Anxiety – an autobiography of her journey living with anxiety disorder.
ERICA MATLUCK, N.D., N.P
Dr. Erica Matluck is a Naturopathic Doctor, Nurse Practitioner and holistic coach. With nearly 20 years of experience working in conventional and alternative medicine, Erica brings a truly holistic lens to health, addressing the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual obstacles to healing. She has a private practice in NYC and is the founder of Seven Senses, where she leads transformational experiences throughout the world.
Chef Erika Laurion
Erika has a Masters degree from the Institute of Human Nutrition at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University. She is certified by the Board for Nutrition Specialists. Erika uses organic and locally sourced ingredients wherever possible and nourishes Renew guests with an epicurean experience that transports them far beyond simply “healthy” food.
Amy is a Tantra teacher, Sacred Sexuality Coach and Author. She has been leading workshops and training around the world on sacred sexuality and sexual health. Through tantra practices, breathwork and ancient heart opening exercises, she helps women connect to their feminine energy and cultivate more desire and pleasure in their lives.
Adah has over 25 years of experience using movement as a therapeutic tool to help clients move anger, depression and anxiety through and out of the body. Her class will utilize techniques derived from sacred and secular Caribbean and African movement techniques. Adah is also a certified divorce mediator.
Susan Solovay, CHT
Susan Solovay, CHt, has over two decades of experience helping clients change limiting beliefs, release past issues and develop healthier habits of thought and behavior. A Master Practitioner of NLP Ericksonian Hypnosis, and certified in medical hypnosis and somatic healing, she will help Renew guests release old subconscious programming to move towards creating the life and relationships they desire.
Nicole is a love life coach who helps women identify and shift old patterns, move from love addicted to love connected, and have fun with healthy dating – cause love can be fun again! After deep diving into her personal journey healing from love addiction, studying love and relationships at Harvard University, Nicole developed Love School. Mixing the spiritual and psychological, Nicole helps her clients live the life and love they deserve.
Guarapriya is a prana vinyasa flow yoga teacher who trained under Shiva Rea. She will take Renew guests on an intuitive journey using a combination of meditation and yoga. She is also a certified a clinical and transpersonal hypnotherapist (CHt, CCHt, CTHt).
Carolyn is a Spiritual Mediator and Intuitive Counsellor who has been practicing divine mediumship for 35 years. She was ordained as a metaphysical minister in 2014 with United Metaphysical Churches. She will be offering private, one-on-one sessions to provide insights that encompass the past, present and future.
Kieran is the event producer for Renew Breakup Bootcamp. Her focus is ensuring all guests feel comfortable during the retreat and that all programming runs seamlessly. Using her expertise in marketing and partnerships from working at the Food Network, Kieran will be the point person for all logistics and coordination details for the retreat.