Why Dorothy Friesen is excited about the
"BodyTalk is a consciousness based healthcare system that
addresses the physical, emotional and spiritual; and the balance within the
person and with family, community life, work, nature and the cosmos. This
System brings it all together in a simple practical way that allows stress,
pain and fatigue to dissolve. I’ve watched with gratitude as clients have
blossomed in confidence joy and enthusiasm for life.".
- Dorothy has been a certified BodyTalk
System Practitioner since 2002. She has continued her studies
with the BodyTalk courses in Principles of Consciouness;
Bio-Dynamics; Macrocosmic BodyMind; Matrix Dynamics as well as
the advanced Parama BodyTalk I and II. She has also
studied Chinese Medicine for BodyTalkers, Family Systems
Constellations, PlantTalk and Finding Health-Mapping the Healing
Process, Finding Health 2, Eastern Medicine: the Anatomy and Physiology of the Energetic Body, Fascial Balancing and BodyTalk Intensive. Many of these courses were taught by BodyTalk founder, Dr John Veltheim.
international peace and justice work. She is the author of a book on the Philippines and a romance novel, and recently co-edited a published collection of her late husband's writings entitled Create Space for Peace.
- Dorothy has additional training and life
experience in cultural diversity and
- Dorothy has been a BodyTalk Access
Trainer since 2006 in Canada and the USA.
- Since 2009 she has spent several months each year speaking and teaching in
the Philippines with the goal of encouraging a viable bodytalk
- See 2015 Philippine TV interview with Dorothy about BodyTalk https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=286&v=LzYd_ag0hLg
Dorothy offers BodyTalk at her Winnipeg clinic and also by distance.
What clients say about BodyTalk with Dorothy
- " I have had relief from pain that
no other health practitioner could pinpoint the source of despite doing
tests. The source was at deeper and more subtle levels that only
Bodytalk can access so precisely. I always feel more in touch
with myself after a session, have immediate pain relief along with
the general feeling of lightness." Dianae Weeks, R.N.
Saugerties, New York
- "Our autistic child has made such
great progress since you began working with him! He is very
interactive. He is trying lots of new foods. He is sleeping very well.
He rarely has a "meltdown" now . We feel very blessed that you
are an integral part of his health care team. Marcy Grant, North Dakota
What Access Students Say about Dorothy’s classes
- " I am leaving class with a tool
to reduce stress." Brenda Fox, Trauma Recovery Therapist and
- "What I liked most is that I can do
this for myself and help my children and grandchildren."
Pat Marvel, Social Worker
- "Dorothy"s style
and delivery made the class easy. My allergies cleared as we were moving through the
class. It was amazing." Rich Williams, Social Work and Theology
- "Dorothy is very clear and patient. Puts
everyone at ease and makes learning fun." Jocelyn Garneau,
Heavy Equipment Operator