The Healing Artist
Janet Bernson
Conscious Language & Energetic Expressive Arts 
for  Health  & Transformation

Fantastic Friends -  Amy Tanaka saved my butt!  Seriously!  Without her help and Svaroopa Yoga I would still be wheelchair bound from a herniated disc!  If you are in the Southern California area and are suffering from back, leg, hip, neck or any spinal discomfort, check her out!!! - Nunei Harrington is the best and only fully organic esthetician I know. You’ve got to check out her website...and if you’re in Southern California, you MUST go and see her. Your skin will feel so fabulous after a treatment, you’ll have to email and thank me a zillion times! - Jerry Miner has the best online metaphysical books, supplies and links to the most interesting events around. Check it out!. - Mathew Caine, photogapher, artist, webmeister portfolio page. - The best theatre in LA! - Dr. Michelle Levan is the most learned homeopath and nutritionist I have ever come across. She is also a medical astrologer and intuitive. I highly recommend this wonderful healer to anyone with a deep desire to experience true well-being.

Resources - The Association for Humanistic Psychology is the voice of ordinary people with an extraordinary vision for a more conscious and humane global society. Founded in 1962 as a bold new affirmative approach to psychology and life. - This site was created in 1997 as an on-line resource for anyone interested in the healing potential of art. It's a fantastic site to get you in touch with the amazing people out in the world who are dedicated to the power art has to heal. - Resources for Natural Healing, Holistic Health, Spirituality, Sustainable Living, Metaphysics and More! - Emelisa Mudle's Heart Art galleries inspire and heal. She is a Brut Artist and International Creative Workshop Facilitator. Some of her art works and stories are raw and deeply feeling. Some are colourfully heartfelt and joyful. To her, creativity and love walk together hand in hand.  - These folks are wonderful, wise and welcoming! The GATEWAY - a Portal for Growth & Wellness,Heart Conscious Modalities for Mind, Body, Spirit, Soul. Located in West Los Angeles, they offer: treatments, workshops and so much more. - The mission at The Green Guide Institute is to bring you the most objective, responsible and accurate environmental and health information you will find in print or on the web. Our goal is to ensure that The Green Guide and serve as your most practical, reliable, and trustworthy content source for product choices and daily practices that are better for health and the environment. - I’m a member of this wonderful organization. The International Expressive Arts Therapy Association serves as a non-profit professional organization to inspire stimulate and support the creative and artistic spirit of its community and provides an on-going local and global information exchange within the Expressive Arts field for Artists, Educators, Therapists and Other Creative-Minded Individuals. - If you have back, neck or leg problems you will find immediate relief from Svaroopa. This form of yoga saved my ass....literally.  I was out of commission - no walking, stuck in a wheel chair for over a month!  That was until I met a Svaroopa angel whilst staying at Sanoviv.  I returned home to LA, met with several wonderful Svaroopa embodiment therapists and have made Svaroopa my daily practice!  I am pain free after being told by doctors that surgery was the “only way”.   HA! fooled them! - Stephanie is truly amazing and wonderful – working with her changed my life!  Stephanie Jourdan, Ph.D., maintains a limited private practice encompassing astrology, archetypal therapy, tarot, hypnotherapy, aromatherapy, and sound therapy. - We are excited to be linked to It is the most complete guide to information about Personal Growth on the Internet. - Cultural Creative Living Directory - an exclusive, hand-edited, searchable cultural creative living resource directory offering Conscious Living Resources and Cultural Creative Living tools for self-actualization, spiritual transformation, self-expression, ecological sustainability, women's issues and more! - The Women's Calendar is the largest listing of women's events covering every possible venue, topic or issue important to women. Women's Calendar is a superb networking tool for women.

  1. Pranic Healing is a highly developed & tested system of energy energy medicine that utilizes prana to balance, harmonize & transform the body’s energy processes.

  2. NLP explores the relationships between how we think (neuro), how we communicate (linguistic) & our patterns of behavior and emotion (programs).

  3. hypnotherapy = a combination of hypnosis & therapeutic intervention . The therapist leads the patient to positive   change while the patient is deeply relaxed in a state of heightened suggestibility called trance.

  4. Conscious Language = using our words on purpose by having self-control and being subject only to one’s own highest wishes and desires, with freedom to act; living and being our most effective, loving, empowering, and respectful selves.

  5. creative expression = Visual arts, improvisational & comedic theatre, dance movement, story telling, writing & sound

  6. ecology = Environmental awareness, ethical consumerism, alternative energy & social justice.

  7. homeopathy = Based on the belief that “like cures like” - illness can be cured by taking a minute dose of a substance that,   if taken by a healthy person would produce symptoms like those being treated.

  8. energy medicine = Imbalances in the body's "energy field" result in illness. By re-balancing the body's energy field health can be  restored.  Methods employed: QiGong, Reiki & Pranic Healing, Energy name but a few.