Friday, November 4

Functional Medicine
Speakers: Patti Zub, MD and

Lisa Vasile, NP


Location: Tatnuck Westboro

​2 pm - 4 pm

Today's holiday celebrations in many ways seem far removed from their original intent. In this SED Talk, Donna will show you a number of ways to  create simplicity in your life during the holiday season, so that you can truly look forward to, enjoy, and get the most out of this very special time of year.
Donna Morin is a life and wellness coach, mom, and founder of Better Off Well. In her previous life, she worked in advertising and as an elementary teacher, but discovered her passion for wellness after her own health journey ten years ago. Donna has worked with hundreds of clients and speaks all over New England. 

Thursday, October 20

Legacy Preservation
Your Life Matters

Speaker: Rhonda Chadwick

Location: HeartSong Wellnes

7 pm - 8:30 pm

August 12
Financial Serenity
Heal You Relationship with Money
Speaker: Anna Howard, CPA

Location: Tatnuck Westboro

A powerful 5 step transformational process that helps you to release the pain from past mistakes and heartbreak so that you can discover your authentic voice and reclaim your self worth.  Discover the divine Goddess within and step up to live with passion and authenticity! Mal Duane is a champion of women's self worth and her message is about "Transforming from Fear into Power" .
Mal is the author of the No. 1 Bestseller, Alpha Chick: Five Steps for Moving from Pain to Power and Choosing Happiness. She has been featured on Fox 25 News, Huffington Post, Maria Shriver’s website, Middlesex News, Aspire Magazine and Healthy Living Magazine, CBS Radio, and Blogtalk Radio.

Thursday, August 25

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Release and Reclaim: Moving from Pain to Power
Speaker:  Mal Duane, Best Selling Author, Life Coach, Law of Attraction Practitioner

Location: HeartSong Milford


Friday, October 14

Rev It Up Reading
Learn to speed read & more…
Speaker: Abby Marks Beale


Location: Tatnuck Westboro

​2 pm - 4 pm

Anna will talk about how your thoughts and behaviors towards money can affect how much money you receive. She'll talk about self-worth, shame, and other psychological and emotional hang-ups we have with money that block out the way to prosperity. 
CPA, MBA with 20 years experience in finance. Left her 6 figure corporate career to pursue her dream of helping others heal their relationship with money.

When was the last time you had ANY reading training?! If it's been a while, it's definitely time for a reading tune-up! Join speed reading expert, speaker and author - who will share some simple secrets for getting up to speed with what you read.
Abby Marks Beale used to hate to read but is now America's #1 Speed Reading Expert who enjoys helping busy people read smarter, faster and just plain better. She is the author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Speed Reading, 10 Days to Faster Reading and a college study skills textbook entitled Success Skills: Strategies for Study and Lifelong Learning 3e. She is also the creator of Rev It Up Reading, the popular online reading course.

There is no escaping stress, especially during the holiday season: the streets are jammed, there is a line for everything, yearend deadlines, unrealistic expectations, and so much more. You cannot eliminate stress, but; you can learn to cope with it and remain healthy and happy. In this class you will have an opportunity to sample the techniques that make resilient life skills so powerful: body and breath awareness, meditation in motion, and sitting meditation. 

Ginny has been training in the skills of stress reduction since 1990 with some of the world’s greatest teachers and venues: Kripalu Yoga, Transcendental Meditation, Insight Meditation, Spiritual Companioning and Ignatius Spirituality, MBSR at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Center for Mindfulness, NOLS, National Outdoor Leadership School, etc...

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Be a part of our first SED Talk  (Seminars Enticing Discussion) with Bo Bennett, Author of Year to Success and Founder of
Learn how he became a multi-millionaire at age 29, got his book endorsed by Donald Trump, and went from fearing public speaking to learning how to be a comedian. This is just a few of the things you will be engaged with during this entertaining and enlightening interview with Bo.

Wednesday, November 9

Simplifying the Holidays
Donna Morin

Location: HeartSong Wellness

7 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn how to implement mindfulness into your life with ease and fun. 
Ed, founder of Living Buddha Nature in Millis will talk about Meditation and Tai Chi, Marsha, Yoga Teacher and Host of Marshashana TV will talk about Gentle Yoga, and Jacki, CZT Certified Zentangle Teacher will demonstrate Mindful Drawing that anyone can do.

                                   Check out video clip of Zub and Vasile on CNN ...

Functional Medicine: The answer to your health puzzle
November 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Functional medicine acknowledges all symptoms as the body’s way of putting on the “check engine” light.
You have symptoms – you know your body isn’t working correctly
Unlike the Traditional (disease-centered) approach of stopping a symptom, we search for and address the underlying root cause of disease.
Learn about the scientific testing and nutrient approach to feel energized and vibrant every day.

Read Bios of these Speakers....

Maureen is the author of Why Am I Here? Believe In Your Truth. She is going to talk about real life stories in her book that have been truly miraculous. They are messages from those who left the physical world on their own and have messages that will help us realize our true value.
She is an MBA and completed a successful 25-year career in corporate America. She is now the owner of Connections, which provides services for Hypnosis, Reiki, Reconnective Healing, The Reconnection, Angel Readings and Mediumship.  She also offers Business Coaching to entrepreneurs through a series of clear creative tools and guidance.

SED Talks Speakers

December 8

Self-Care Strategies for Grievers during the Holidays
Speaker: Lisa Fournier


Location: HeartSong

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Your Life Matters and you are Someone’s Ancestor. Discover why it’s important to preserve your family memorabilia and learn how to do it so it will last forever.  Learn from an expert the basics of archival principals, digitization, storytelling and how to create a legacy with pictures, documents and artifacts. By the end of the presentation, you will have enough information to start this process on your own, know the best location within your home to store your documents, and what you need to preserve your family history so that your legacy will last far into the future.
Rhonda Chadwick, MS/MA is an archivist who has worked at a number of museums, libraries and archives throughout New England including the Rhode Island Historical Society, Brown University and RISD.  She is currently working on a 683 box collection at the American Textile History Museum in Lowell, MA.

Friday, September 9

2 pm - 4pm
Why Am I Here?
​Believe In Your Truth

Speaker: Maureen Kayata

Location: Tatnuck Westboro

SED Talks Speakers 2016​​

June 10
Interview with

Bo Bennett
Location: Tatnuck Westboro

December 2

Resilient Life Skills for Stress Reduction
Speaker: Ginny Wholley


Location: Tatnuck Westboro

2 pm - 4 pm

For those who have suffered one or more major losses (e.g. career, health, divorce or break up, death, just to name a few) the holidays can be “The Saddest, Loneliest Time of the Year” instead of “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year.” In this interactive presentation, you will learn the common myths about grief and what normal grieving looks like. You will also walk away with strategies for practicing self-care during the holidays.

Rev. Lisa Fournier is an interfaith/interspiritual minister, life coach, spiritual counselor, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist® and Hospice Chaplain. Having reinvented herself after several life losses of her own, she is in the process of writing a book, “Bliss and Bless: A Guide to Choosing Happiness and Learning from Loss”, due to be published next year.