April 7, 2016

An Interview on How to Navigate Today’s Healthcare with an Intention of Open-hearted Service: from Military Front Lines to Rural Community Clinics

Dr Gabby and Dr. Amy on Women in Wellness TV: I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Gabrielle Pelicci, PhD,  a wonderfully personable and knowledgeable holistic health professional who teaches her model for business to others.  We both agree that healthcare starts with an intention of full-focus on how to “best be of service.” Gabby and I had a full interview together which captures the meaning of medicine today as […]
July 29, 2015
Stress

The biology of stress

In April, the Wellsmart team were in New York for a speaking event and a conference. In between, we found the time to film some informative discussions between Dr. Coleman and Carey Davidson, the founder and CEO of Tournesol Wellness. One of these discussions was how stress creates a competition among hormones in the body, contingent upon the needs which are generated from our mind’s own response: The Wellsmart Vimeo channel now features other […]
July 28, 2015
Medical education & illustration

Medical education doesn’t have to be boring!

Image: Medmovie.com Have we ever REALLY learned anything from the pamphlets offered at medical clinics?  Most of the time content included in this literature seems like a tutorial in common sense rather than an opportunity to truly learn something about the fascinating bodies that we wear. If you’ve been keeping an eye on our newsletters and social media posts, you’ll know that Wellsmart has been delving into the world of medical education. During the filming […]
May 28, 2015
Women, Healthcare, Transformation

3 Women Transforming Healthcare: Wellsmart goes to NYC!

Fast on the heels of her speaking engagement at the Hope in Healthcare Retreat (click to read our event report) in the Catskill Mountains April 23-26, Dr. Coleman and the Wellsmart team travelled to New York City for the 3 Women Transforming Healthcare panel at the Impact Hub on April 27, featuring Dr. Coleman in conversation with 2 other extraordinary women: Peggy Huddleston, author of Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster, and Robin Carnes, co-founder and […]
May 21, 2015
Peace Village, healthcare, retreat

Report from the Hope in Healthcare Retreat

It was with great honor and pleasure that I was invited to speak at and participate in, the spring edition of the bi-annual Hope in Healthcare Retreat, held April 23-26, an initiative of the the Point of Life Foundation.    Set deeply within the Catskill Mountains at the Peace Village Retreat, Hope in Healthcare benefits from the Village’s beautiful space for freelance meditation and communing with nature.  The model taught here is formed from […]