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Hi, it's Manon Bolliger (facilitator and retired naturopath with 30+ years of practice) and I want to welcome you to the Healers Cafe. I am so excited to be doing this series of interviews and what I'll be doing is, is asking all kinds of healthcare practitioners, doctors, healers of all types, to really share with all of you their experience, why they became healers, what called them what they think about this being a healer thing. Is it, a thing? Who's really healing in this, what they've experienced from their their interaction with clients and patients and what the takeaways and understanding of what the process of healing is all about and the process of life. So that's the essence of what I'm doing. I'm hoping that this will serve also for patients that have issues and are looking for different ways of approaching it. * De-Registered, revoked & retired after 30+ years of practice. Now resourceful & resolved to share with you all the tools to take care of your health & vitality!
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May 27, 2020

In this episode of The Healers Café, Dr. Manon chats with Dr. Romi Fung, ND.  Highlights from this episode include:

 

Dr Romi Fung (08:53):

 It's how we apply what naturopathic modalities and naturopathic principles there are but naturopathy is the use of, as it states natural or natural substances in supporting the body's own innate ability to heal. And under naturopathy or naturopathic medicine, there are principles that we abide by and that's what we call the naturopathic oath. So being first do no harm That whatever we provide, we assess for the risk of harm and making sure that whatever we suggest has the most minimal of harm possible. And then others involving, treating the root cause, doctor as teacher, which I'm very big on and so forth. And amongst naturopathic medicine, there are modalities that we utilize. So with physicians, conventional physicians and conventional medicine utilizing more so pharmaceuticals, even though naturopathic doctors are trained in the pharmaceuticals, we also utilize nutrition and physical medicine, counseling techniques, homeopathy. What else am I missing? Botanicals. Botanicals. Yeah. And so, and, and lifestyle because that's what we have to focus on in regards to focusing on the simplest, but also the foundations of our health. The pillars of our health.

Dr Romi Fung (21:12):

But this patient came in and literally within minutes of our consultation she bursted out in tears. She was going through a lot of stress, especially with family and she didn't know how to handle it. And she felt almost helpless. And for 30 minutes we talked about it. I thought it would give her the space for her to be heard. And for me to really understand like this is probably the important part, that I probably play a role more so than most other practitioners is allowing myself to be in the shoes of my patients.

Dr Romi Fung (21:58):

I'm trying to figure out what's really happening. And I thought to myself, you know, I had a bit of extra time. She's expressed a lot and she felt as though we can definitely do something, but I really felt like I couldn't leave her at that point. I was afraid or I was scared that she would potentially harm herself. And even though we have instances where we can contact professionals to make sure that they're properly addressed, I needed to do something that would get to her immediately. And that's when I said to her, let's get you on the table. I'm going to do a quick session on you. I'm going to do something called Bowen therapy. And we got to it. And I did the basic moves aims one, two, and three. And by the end of it, I looked at her and I looked at her face, she looked a lot more focused, and then she looked at me and she was like, I've never felt this clear before in like the past few months.

Dr Romi Fung (23:08):

And then she started tearing again. But then she told me that this is not because I'm sad, but these are tears of joy. And so it was from that moment then we decided, you know, let's get a plan going. And that's when I decided to add in the the naturopathic elements, making the nutritional work and lifestyle. But, and I mean I liked Bowen therapy as a standalone treatment as well as a combination because it's so complimentary. But by putting them together, you don't really know which one works and which one does it.

About Dr Romi Fung, ND

I am a Naturopathic Physician with a general practice at the Richmond Family Chiropractic. I support seniors with dementia, so they can live with a better quality of life.
 
I am a practicing Naturopathic Physician having graduated with a Doctor of Naturopathy from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Canada's premier college in Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto, Ontario. Prior to my education in Naturopathic Medicine, I graduated with a degree in Health Sciences from Simon Fraser University with a focus on Applied Bioethics, Pharmacology, and Cell Pathophysiology. Currently, I am pursuing additional formal education at Queen’s University to obtain a Master's Degree in Aging and Health while building my practice. My research project consists of a scoping review of the ‘Efficacy of Curcumin in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease.’ I am also a Bowen Therapist and Workshop Leader from Bowen College, the only training school for Bowen Therapy in North America that has an independent accreditation from the Canadian Examining Board of Healthcare Practitioners and Bowen Therapists Professional Association.

About Dr. Manon Bolliger, ND:

Dr. Manon is a Naturopathic Doctor, the Founder of Bowen College, an International Speaker with a TEDx talk in September 2020, and the author of the Amazon best-selling book "What Patient's Don't Say if Doctors Don't Ask." Watch for her next book, due out in 2020.

About The Healers Café:

Dr. Manon's show is the #1 show for medical practitioners and holistic healers to have heart to heart conversations about their day to day lives.

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May 20, 2020

In this episode of The Healers Café, Dr. Manon chats with Cynthia Clark, a restaurateur turned Palmistry expert. Listen to this episode to find out how Cynthia became healer, uses palm reading to help others improve their health, clear emotional baggage and find love!

Highlights from today's episode include:
At 5:25 - Pivotal moments
At 12:35 - What is Qigong?
At 16:30 - Palmistry & the hands are changeable
At 17:35 - Finger Prints: your soul's imprints which represent your soul's agenda
At 18:25 - Your hands are like a mirror

About Dr. Manon Bolliger, ND:

Dr. Manon is a Naturopathic Doctor, the Founder of Bowen College, an International Speaker with a TEDx talk in September 2020, and the author of the Amazon best-selling book "What Patient's Don't Say if Doctors Don't Ask." Watch for her next book, due out in 2020.

About The Healers Café:

Dr. Manon's show is the #1 show for medical practitioners and holistic healers to have heart to heart conversations about their day to day lives.

Visit Dr. Manon's website at https://www.drmanonbolliger.com/

Follow Dr. Manon on social media!

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About Cynthia

Cynthia Clark is a Palm Reading Consultant, Compatibility Expert and heart harmonizer. Author of Stories in Your Hands: Discover Your Authentic Destiny Using Palmistry & Tarot, she has worked with over 7,000 people worldwide in the past 10 years. Her current work involves healing people’s emotional past, identifying real compatibility and providing the platform for singles to find long-lasting love through the merging of ancient science, modern technology and quantum physics at https://Loveinyourhands.com. Cynthia also offers readings, coaching, courses and professional training and is passionate about sharing her vast knowledge of palmistry as an empowerment tool for both singles and couples.

May 13, 2020

In this episode of The Healers Café, Dr. Manon chats with Ariann Thomas, Shaman, energy healer, author (and lawyer!).

Highlights from today's episode include:

At 2:51 - From "I don't feel well" to "You're dying."

At 6:15 - Ancestral Lineage Clearing, an advanced cleaning method

At 8:08 - From Ancestors to Genetic Memories

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1. A Free pdf copy of Healing Family Patterns: Ancestral Lineage Clearing for Personal Growth

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About Dr. Manon Bolliger, ND:

Dr. Manon is a Naturopathic Doctor, the Founder of Bowen College, an International Speaker with a TEDx talk in September 2020, and the author of the Amazon best-selling book "What Patient's Don't Say if Doctors Don't Ask." Watch for her next book, due out in 2020. About The Healers Café: Dr. Manon's show is the #1 show for medical practitioners and holistic healers to have heart to heart conversations about their day to day lives. Visit Dr. Manon's website at https://www.drmanonbolliger.com/

Follow Dr. Manon on social media!

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Watch & listen to her podcast, The Healers Café with Dr. Manon, at https://www.drmanonbolliger.com/the-healers-cafe-podcast/ 

May 6, 2020

In this episode of The Healers Café, Dr. Manon chats with Dr. Bob Baker, a retired GI doctor, professional magician and ventriloquist.

Highlights from today's episode include:

At 2:10 - Dr. Bob Baker's inspiration
At 5:03 - The relationship between magic & medicine
At 6:30 - An audience is like a patient
At 7:35 - What is the goal of any performer (or doctor)?
At 8:05 - The doctor visit is a ritual
At 10:10 - The magic of personal connections
At 11:41 - Magic in Medicine and Technology in Medicine (how to prevent technology from coming between patient and doctor)
At 13:43 - Where healing begins
At 14:18 - The usefulness depends on the people who use it Connect with Dr. Bob Baker at www.DrBobBaker.com.

About Dr. Manon Bolliger, ND:

Dr. Manon is a Naturopathic Doctor, the Founder of Bowen College, an International Speaker with a TEDx talk in September 2020, and the author of the Amazon best-selling book "What Patient's Don't Say if Doctors Don't Ask." Watch for her next book, due out in 2020. About The Healers Café: Dr. Manon's show is the #1 show for medical practitioners and holistic healers to have heart to heart conversations about their day to day lives.

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