Edgar Cayce's A.R.E.

 2015 A.R.E. Conference Speakers


Echo Bodine Echo Bodine was born with psychic abilities and the gift of healing, including clairvoyance, clairaudience, and clairsentience. A talented and experienced psychic development trainer, spiritual healer, and “ghostbuster,” she is the author of several books on psychic development; Hands That Heal, which teaches others how to channel spiritual healing; and a popular new book, What Happens When We Die, published in October 2013. She has appeared on numerous radio and television shows including Sightings and Beyond with James Van Praagh.

Charles Thomas CayceCharles Thomas Cayce, PhD, trained as a psychologist, is a grandson of Edgar Cayce, and one of the A.R.E.'s most popular presenters. He was president of the Association for Research and Enlightenment, Inc. (A.R.E.) for many years where he worked to bring a holistic philosophy of management. He is president of the Edgar Cayce Foundation and a member of A.R.E.'s Board of Trustees. His expertise lies in the potential of our mind, relationships, meditation, dealing with stress creatively, and the integration of spirituality into our daily lives.

Sidney KirpatrickSidney D. Kirkpatrick III Award-winning documentary filmmaker and best-selling author, Sidney D. Kirkpatrick is a graduate of Kent School, in Kent, Conn.; Hampshire College, in Amherst, Mass.; and NYU Film School in New York. His critically acclaimed books include A Cast of Killers, Turning the Tide, and Edgar Cayce: An American Prophet, which is a biography of Edgar Cayce published in September 2000 that has been described by The New Yorker as "a codex for the New Age." His latest book is a true story of Nazi plunder titled Hitler's Holy Relics. Kirkpatrick is also the producer and director of My Father the President, a much-loved documentary film on President Theodore Roosevelt as seen through the eyes of his daughter Ethel Roosevelt Derby. He and his wife Nancy regularly host events at their Portage Inn Bed & Breakfast (PortageInn.ca) in Muskoka, Ontario.

Barbara Lane 2013Barbara Lane, PhD is a clinical hypnotherapist in private practice, was trained by some of the foremost regression therapists and is a member of the Associate of Past-Life Research and Therapy. Ms. Lane has been interviewed on TV, AP Radio, and radio. She has also appeared several times on the Sightings T V program. Her work has been featured in the Washington Post and many more. Ms. Lane is the author of three books, her most recent being 16 Clues to your Past Lives! A Guide to Discovering Who You Were.

Kim O'Neill field conferences 2014Kim O’Neill, a popular and dynamic presenter, was voted “Houston’s Top Psychic” by Houston Press Magazine. She is the author of How to Talk with Your Angels; Bond with Your Baby Before Birth; The Calling: My Journey with the Angels; and her new title from A.R.E. Press, The Way of Knowingness: The Intuitive Path to Your Spiritual Destiny and is a columnist for Venture Inward magazine. For over two decades she has conducted private channeling sessions for an international list of clients and established seminars and workshops designed to help people transform their lives and develop greater spiritual awareness. Her Web site is kimoneillpsychic.com.

Judith Pennington conf 2011Judith Pennington is an internationally published journalist, author, and meditation and consciousness trainer using EEG-awakened mind biofeedback, transpersonal hypnosis, and the beauty and power of sound to guide people into higher states of awareness. A longtime student of Edgar Cayce and a popular speaker at the A.R.E. HQ and Field programs, she is known for her practical, profound presentations and her ability to communicate complex ideas with ease. Her soul-stirring guided meditations and improvisational singing, accompanied by the soothing sounds of her Celtic lap harp, bring listeners to deep, profound states of relaxation and higher awareness. Visit EagleLife.com and BrainwaveTraining.com to meditate, read her free online publications, and learn more about the art and science of super-conscious meditation. She is the author of the popular new book, Your Psychic Soul: Embracing Your Sixth Sense and a companion CD set, The Meditation Experience, published by A.R.E. Press.

Herbert PuryearHerbert Bruce Puryear, PhD first read There is a River in 1951. He visited Virginia Beach in 1953, where he lived in the old Cayce home for three weeks, and began speaking for the A.R.E. in 1959. He served on staff from 1969 to 1982. He has since been the president of The Logos Center, which he founded with his wife Anne in Phoenix, Arizona. Herb is the author of eight books including: The Edgar Cayce Primer, Reflections on the Path, and Why Jesus Taught Reincarnation. Before joining the staff of the A.R.E. he taught psychology at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.

Anthony Quinata sm confAnthony Quinata, Known for his gift of mediumship and his down-to-earth, no nonsense delivery, Anthony Quinata is the author of Communications from the Other Side: Death is Not the End of Life, Love, or Relationships and a forthcoming book from A.R.E. Press on afterlife communication. As a paranormal investigator he discovered and developed his latent talents and began to embrace his work as a psychic medium, which he has practiced for fifteen years.

Mary RoachMary Roach has been called the most popular intuitive in Virginia Beach and has given thousands of readings to clients from the United States to Japan. Her work has been highlighted in several television features as well as publications such as Dimensions, Portfolio, For Women First, and Woman's World.

Listed among the intuitives who have worked with A.R.E., Mary specializes in psychic consultations and has been featured in numerous conference programs. The focus of her readings is to inspire people to become co- creative with their lives rather than repeating dysfunctional patterns. Her readings center around life purpose and soul mission, spiritual lessons, karmic patterns, past lives, and emotional healing. For a number of years, she gave readings for Atlantic University's director of research. Mary also possesses a rich background in theater arts and communications. She resides with her husband, Kevin, in Virginia Beach.

Peter Schoeb DC LMTPeter M. Schoeb, DC, LMT,  Peter M. Schoeb, DC, CMT, graduated as a Doctor of Chiropractic in 1995 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology degree. Previously he graduated from Massage School in Switzerland in 1981 and trained with Dr. Harold Reilly, who had personally worked with Edgar Cayce for many years, in 1983 in the Cayce-Reilly massage and therapies. Peter is a Doctor of Chiropractic and a certified Massage. Dr. Schoeb has worked with the Edgar Cayce Readings for over 30 years in his personal life and in his practice. Since 1983 he presented and taught internationally (U.S.A., Canada, Ecuador, Japan, Europe) on holistic health and spirituality based on the Edgar Cayce Readings.

Dr. C. Norm Shealy MDDr. C. Norman Shealy MD, PhD is a neurosurgeon, psychologist, founding president of the American Holistic Medical Association, and president of Holos Institutes for Health. An international speaker and researcher, he holds 10 patents for innovative discoveries and introduced the concepts of Dorsal Column Stimulation and Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS), both now used worldwide. He has published over 300 articles and is the author of 29 books, including his most recent from A.R.E. Press, Energy Medicine: Practical Applications and Scientific Proof. Featured in the documentary Medical Renaissance: The Secret Code, he is cofounder of the American Board of Scientific Medical Intuition and perhaps the world’s foremost medical expert on medical intuition.

Linda Hanna SchillerLinda Schiller-Hanna clairvoyant, has taught psychic development to thousands of people, coast to coast, in her Lightworker Intensive courses. A veteran of more than 25,000 readings and a graduate of Heartsong in California, she began her psychic career as a result of a precognitive dream that pinpointed the descent of Skylab to the earth near Perth, Australia. Linda is the founder of Angel Love Healing Center and also hosted her own cable program, “The Natural Psychic,” in Los Angeles. She has written a book, Relieving the Burden of Self, which is available on Kindle, and also an Astrology smart phone application. Linda is a reiki master and works via phone to counsel people with deep trauma and longstanding health problems.

Linda has appeared on various radio and television programs and has been featured in Science of Mind magazine. Linda has been a speaker for many A.R.E. Headquarters events and is also a popular regional speaker. Currently she resides with her husband, Steve, in Ohio.

Kevin TodeschiKevin J. Todeschi is CEO and executive director for Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. and Atlantic University. As both student and teacher of the Edgar Cayce material for thirty-five years, he has lectured on five continents, in front of thousands of individuals. One of his most recent topics of inquiry into the readings is the subject of the illusion of time—a topic Cayce explored but few have investigated. He is also the author of more than twenty-five books, including:Edgar Cayce on the Akashic Records, Edgar Cayce on Vibrations, Edgar Cayce on Soul Growth, and several novels, including The Rest of the Noah Story and The Reincarnation of Clara. His most recent book is The Best Dream Book Ever, based upon more than thirty years of dream interpretation. Popular for his insight and sense of humor, he is known for his ability to explain complex subjects in a straightforward and easy-to-understand manner.

Gregg UnterbergerGregg Unterberger M.Ed. is a licensed professional counselor in private practice in Austin, Texas and a former board-certified clinical supervisor and instructor in group therapy at Texas State University.

He is the developer of Transpersonal Breathwork, a revolutionary healing modality that makes mystical states of consciousness available to virtually anyone. Unterberger is certified as a past life regression therapist, having trained directly under Dr. Brian Weiss, the bestselling author of Many Lives, Many Masters and is featured in Dr. Weiss’ new book, Miracles Happen. Gregg is one of a handful of therapists in the world certified in the breakthrough therapy, IADC, Induced After-Death Communication as featured on George Noory’s Coast to Coast radio program.

Gregg’s new CD, Exploring the Mysteries of Your Mind, has just been released. With his life-long passion for metaphysics and the Edgar Cayce work, Gregg is one of the A.R.E.’s most popular presenters, shattering attendance records across the country. Audiences acknowledge both his ability to rapidly catalyze spiritual transformation and his knack for using humor and lively metaphor to convey complex spiritual truths. Since 1989, he has touched millions through the popular press, workshops at retreats, colleges, churches, and on radio and national television.

To listen to a radio interview with Gregg Unterberger, visit: http://ourvoicesourselves.com/interview-with-gregg-unterberger.

John Van Auken John Van Auken is an internationally renowned speaker, a long-time A.R.E.staff member, current director at A.R.E, and a popular leader of A.R.E.’s tours to sacred world sites. He is the author of several bestselling books including Toward a Deeper Meditation and Edgar Cayce on the Spiritual Forces Within You. His extensive knowledge of the Cayce readings, ancient Egypt mysticism, world religions, and Christ Consciousness make him a popular and authoritative teacher.

Peter WooburyPeter Woodbury, MSW received his undergraduate degree in psychology from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts and his master’s degree in social work from Boston University. He trained in hypnotherapy and past-life regression techniques with Dr. Brian Weiss, Dr. Allen Chips, and Dan Brown, PhD. Peter is in private practice as a psychotherapist and hypnotherapist in Virginia Beach, with a focus on the use of spirituality and faith as tools for personal transformation and liberation.

A student of the Cayce readings for over 20 years, he is a popular presenter on key topics from the Cayce readings both at A.R.E. Headquarters and in the field. Fluent in three languages, he is also known for his outstanding leadership of A.R.E. tours to South America, India, and Egypt. He also finds time to play Edgar Cayce in the popular one-man show titled “An Evening with Edgar Cayce.”