Anne's Speaking Schedule and Topics

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Would you like Anne to speak at your next seminar, retreat, conference, or meeting? Here's your chance!

Since the birth of Cards by Anne, Anne has been invited to be a guest speaker on a number of topics such as Neuroscience and Spirituality, Self-Compassion, Mindfulness and Meditation, The Grateful Life, Creativity, and Neuroscience and Happiness. Having taught for years, her presentations are thought-provoking and truly engage the entire audience. All have been happy with choosing Anne to participate in their event.

Some topic examples include:

  • Neuroscience and Well-Being: How Spirituality Affects Our Health and DNA
  • Spiritual Practices that Nourish Our Brains and Bodies
  • The Spiritual Practice of Wonder: Appreciating the Gift of our Bodies
  • Four Essential B's: How Beliefs Affect Our Bodies, Brains and Bonds
  • Neuroscience and Spirituality for Teens and Young Adults
  • Neuroscience and Spirituality: Technology, Our Brains, and Spiritual Practices
  • The Spirituality and Science of Self-Compassion: Caring for Ourselves in Unsettling Times
  • Spiritual Practices for Challenging Times
  • The Science and Soul of the Breath
  • Exploring Our Creativity, Nurturing Our Spirits: Insights from Neuroscience and Positive Psychology
  • The Courage to be Imperfect
  • The Breath: Pathway to Mindfulness
  • Cultivating Inner Peace: The History and Tradition of Western Mysticism
  • Practices to Cultivate Inner Peace
  • The Spirituality and Science of Happiness
  • Inspirational Women of the Church: Lessons for the Heart, Mind and Soul
  • Gentle Yoga and Meditation
  • The Spirituality of Imperfection
  • Lessons from Silence: Gentleness, Compassion and Love
  • The Grateful Life
  • Neuroscience and Contemplative Practices
  • The Spirituality and Science of Compassion
  • Mindlessness to Mindfulness

To see detailed descriptions of each talk listed above, click here.

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Anne's Speaking Schedule

"Four Essential B's: How Beliefs Affect Our Bodies, Brains and Bonds," Workshop for RCRI Conference, St. Louis, MO September 28, 2023

"Spiritual Practices for Healing," Weekend retreat at Siena Retreat Center, Racine, WI.  For more info: Healing Practices for Tired Souls: Insights from Neuroscience, Positive Psychology, and Spirituality | Siena Retreat or call Vicky Curtiss: 262-898-2584

October 6-8, 2023

"Nurturing Joy and Peace Amidst Loss," Day retreat for Chicago Franciscan Sisters

October 19, 2023
"The Outsized Impact of Practicing Empathy and Kindness
on Mind, Body and Spirit," Online Seminar hosted by Befriended Ministry, 7:30-9 pm EST, info:
October 26, 2023
"Spiritual Practices for the Brain," Day retreat at St. Augustine Parish, Baldwinsville, NY. Contact: Darlene St. John Nov. 4, 2023

"Four Essential B's: How Beliefs Affect Our Bodies, Brains and Bonds," Day retreat (10-3) at The Church of the Redeemer, Baltimore, MD. Hosted by "Well for the Journey." For info, visit or contact Gordon Creamer: 410-296-9355

Nov. 11, 2023

"Four Essential B's: How Beliefs Affect Our Bodies, Brains and Bonds," Day retreat (10-3) at Well for the Journey, Lutherville, MD. For info:

Nov. 12, 2023
"The Importance of Relationships for Mind, Body and Soul," workshop at Religious Education Congress, Anaheim Convention Center, CA Feb. 16-18, 2024
Retreat at Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center, Villa Maria, PA  Proposed Topic: "Practices and Tools for Aging Well in Mind, Body and Spirit" May 3-5, 2024