Dr. Donny Epstein
For the past three decades, Dr. Donny Epstein has been at the forefront of global wellness development. He is the founder and developer of Somato Respiratory Integration and Network Spinal Analysis, both revolutionary modalities promoting enhanced well-being, as well as the developer of Reorganizational Healing and an Emerging Energetic based discipline.
Dr. Epstein is a 1977 graduate of New York Chiropractic College. He created two successful wellness practices in New York, where he first began developing his models of health, healing and wellness. In the early 80’s, he began teaching wellness programs which he now teaches internationally to thousands of practitioners annually. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife Dr. Jackie Knowles Epstein. They together are committed to awakening a global change through the transformation of individuals, families, communities and nations.
His books include: the Twelve Stages of Healing, Healing Myths, Healing Magic and The Boomerang Principle. His methods are researched at universities, incorporated into post graduate programs in several disciplines and have been featured on television as well as numerous magazines and newspapers around the world. His work has also been published extensively in professional journals.
Dr. Epstein serves on several boards, most notably on the science board of the Angelicum Center in Milan, which is a think-tank of world visionaries, and academians dedicated to helping advance human dignity, compassion and respect in these troubled times. He has also presented testimony to the United States White House Commission of Complimentary and Alternative Medicine.
For those seeking revolutionary and practical means of advancing their human condition, Dr. Donny Epstein has been considered for three decades to be one of the true visionaries of growth and human potential.
Donny is a founding Board member of the ARHP.
Dr. Judy Scher
1st Vice President
Dr. Judy Scher is director of the Scher Center for Well Being in Santa Fe, New Mexico since 1992 and has been studying and working within the body-mind field since 1981. She is a visionary healer, wellness educator, chiropractor, transformational life coach, author and instructor for Wise World Seminars. Judy is a founding Board member of the ARHP.Dr. Scher is certified in the highest level with Network Spinal Analysis and has been an instructor of the work since 1991. She also has assisted as a team instructor at the 12 Stages program with SRI. Dr. Judy started Scher Presence Coaching & Mentoring in 1999 to support others to find their true voice and inner realness for greater life fulfillment. She also developed and led Empowering the Healer workshops and co-leads Presence is Our Practice intensives.
In the early 80's after receiving her BA in Psychology and Philosophy she went on to work and perform in physical comedy in NY, while there she taught yoga and meditation at the Himalayan Institute in NYC and continued privately teaching; received her Massage Therapy license from the Swedish Institute in NY; worked as a nutritional consultant and herbalist and taught exercise and fitness classes. Judy graduated from New York Chiropractic College in 1990. She has been a frequent guest on radio, speaking on health, lifestyle, body and wellness consciousness. She has taught at Southwestern College in Santa Fe at the Transformation and Healing Conference, for the Santa Fe Community College continuing education department, and has been an adjunct faculty member at Sherman College of Chiropractic. She was a keynote speaker at Life West Chiropractic College, Life University and Sherman Chiropractic and Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College.
Dr. Anthony Caliendo
2nd Vice President
Dr. Anthony Caliendo has been in private practice since 1986 and is also an international teacher. He has personally delivered over 125,000 Network adjustments to people from over 40 different countries over the last 26 years. Anthony has been studying NSA since 1983 and has been a member of the Network Spinal Analysis teaching staff for over 13 years. His experience and expertise has given him the opportunity to present at several large conferences concerning the topics of wellness and the NSA chiropractic model. In 2007, he married Dr. Sabrina Caliendo when she joined him as a partner. Together they co-founded Practice Wellbeing Chiropractic PC. Anthony is a founding Board member of the ARHP.
Being both a practitioner and a teacher gives Dr. Anthony the unique ability to apply the same authentic caring style of mastery in his practice that he does while teaching students and doctors.
Dr. Anthony met Dr. Donald Epstein, the founder and developer of NSA and SRI, in 1983 while attending New York Chiropractic College. As a student, he attended Dr. Epstein’s first seminar and has studied with him ever since without interruption, attending thousands of hours of seminars and post-graduate training for close to 30 years. As one of Dr. Epstein’s first students, Dr. Anthony is one of the most experienced NSA trained chiropractors in the world and together with his wife, Dr. Sabrina Caliendo, runs one of the longest running Network Spinal Analysis offices in the world.
Drs. Anthony and Sabrina are in love with and very proud of their 17 month old daughter, Anjali, and are expecting their second child together in September 2012. Dr. Anthony is also proud of his son, Dominic, who is currently a student at Life University in Georgia attending the Chiropractic program there. Dominic has been under NSA care from before he was born.
Dr. Deb Ayer
For over 2 decades, Dr. Deborah Ayer has been at the forefront of cutting edge wellness and transformation, reaching people both locally and globally. For 18 of those years she has devoted much of her time joyfully raising her son Bailey and being the sole owner of Wellspring Center for Wellbeing in Dover, NH. Her keen sense of the innate brilliance inside every human being, along with her tenacious devotion to the science and the art of humanity, makes her both a gifted facilitator and an incredible leader. She captures her audience’s attention as a dynamic speaker with the capacity to passionately deliver a message that launches each attendee into more inspired action. Dr. Ayer leads NSA/SRI events through WWS and through private practice. She sponsors students and doctors’ success by promoting the unique learning style of each individual. She has cared for high profile people such as Tony Robbins and volunteered to care for emergency personnel at Ground Zero after the 9/11 tragedy in NY.
Dr. Deb attended San Diego State University Majoring in Biology where she was introduced to Chiropractic and immediately knew this was her next adventure. She then graduated Valedictorian in 1993 from Palmer College of Chiropractic West. In 1996 she moved back to her roots in NH where she was first introduced to the powerful impact of Network Care.
Dr. Deb has learned from many pioneers of Chiropractic and the Personal growth industry. She was chosen to be the New Hampshire representative for the International Chiropractic Association during 2001-2005 where she sponsored and met with congressmen in Washington DC to promote Chiropractic awareness. In 2003, Deb was voted “Chiropractor of the Month” by the Chiropractic Leadership Alliance’s On-Purpose Series. After being certified at the highest level of NSA in 2002 she was asked by Dr. Donny Epstein, founder and developer of Network Spinal Analysis, to join the International Transformational Gate staff in 2005.
Her veracious love for nature and thriving sustainably has magically guided her to Costa Rica where she now owns property and is collaborating with other leaders in global sustainability practices.
Dr. Stephanie Bridwell MS, DC is a wellness lifestyle and personal growth expert. For over two decades Dr. Bridwell has amassed experience and education that puts her on the cutting edge of health, transformation, and consciousness. Dr. Bridwell is the founder of Magnolia Wellness Center – a thriving nexxus for Reorganizational healing located in the heart of San Francisco.
Dr. Bridwell brings together a unique synergy of disciplines to create maximum impact on the lives she touches. She holds a doctorate degree in Chiropractic, a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology and is certified in the KaliRay Yoga Method. Dr. Bridwell served five years in corporate america successfully heading up a national sales and marketing team in the human talent placement space.
Dr.Bridwell has also accomplished extensive post-graduate work with the developer of Network Spinal Analysis and ROH, Dr. Donald Epstein.
Dr. Bridwell was voted the best Chiropractor in the bay by ABC channel 7 news and is consistently ranked in the top 3 Best of the Bay Chiropractor’s. Dr. Bridwell has been recognized as an influential leader by Talk of the Town and the Association of Women Entrepreneurs. Dr. Bridwell is a member of Powerful Women International, the Marina Merchants Association, Russian Hill Neighbors Association and is a Quantum member of the association of Reorganizational Healing Practices. Dr. Bridwell was the founder of YogaInTheFlow, a holistic yoga center in outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Though inspirational lectures, retreats, workshops, private coaching, and her work as a network chiropractor, Dr. Bridwell has led thousands of people to a more vibrant, healthy and energized life.