2018 Symposium

September 13-16

DoubleTree Paradise Valley Resort, Scottsdale, AZ

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Debbie Johnstone

Listening to Animals

Sunday, September 16 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

Center Ballroom

Phoenix based Animal Communicator, Debbie Johnstone uses her natural empathic abilities, compassion, a sense of humor and a down to earth communication style to bring animals and their people closer together. She communicates telepathically with all species of animals, both living and in spirit. She works with animals on an intuitive level by tuning into …

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Mary Beth Mank

Romance Across the Veil: The Annie Nanji Séances

Friday, September 14 at 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Rattlers Ballroom

Mary Beth Mank has researched the continuing dialogues between Dr. Dinshaw Nanji and his wife in spirit, Annie Nanji, after Annie transitioned off of the earth plane. She will play recordings of the couple speaking after Annie’s passing through the mediumship of Leslie Flint, recorded in the latter part of the twentieth century. Mary Beth …

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Gretchen Bickert

A Transformational Meditative Journey Using Gongs and Other Instruments

Thursday, September 13, 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

South Ballroom

Gretchen Bickert is a Sound & Energy Therapist who works with people, animals, and groups. She leads group participants on a transformational meditative journey using Gongs and other vibrational instruments. She is currently a support staff member and student tutor for the Sound Healing Academy in London and teaches Kundalini Yoga & Meditation. Her interest …

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Ann Clark

Soul Contact through Life between Lives sessions

Sunday, September 16 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

North Ballroom

Ann Clark, Ph.D., is the research director for The Newton Institute. In this presentation, Ann will describe how people have soul contact through a Life between Lives (LBL) session. She will include some of the latest research findings from the Institute’s book in progress, Wisdom of Souls, that describes what the Michael Newton Institute has learned from …

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Tina Powers

The Reporter for the Otherside

Friday, September 14 at 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

North Ballroom

Tina Powers is a former news anchor and reporter who now works as a professional medium and receives psychic messages. During her childhood, Tina felt the presence of people who had crossed over, but the intuitive information became a much more powerful force after she made the decision to leave the harsh reality of television …

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William Peters

Shared Crossings: Glimpses of the Afterlife

Saturday, September 15 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

North Ballroom

In this presentation, William Peters, a licensed marriage and family therapist and founder of The Shared Crossing Project, will give you insights into what we have learned about the afterlife from the shared crossings experiences people have had. The discoveries have been remarkable.. The Shared Crossing Project The Shared Crossing Project offers education and counseling …

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Ann Albers

Touching Heaven: Accessing States of Expanded States of Consciousness Easily & Naturally

Saturday, September 15 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.

North Ballroom

Ann Albers, a former avionics engineer – now an International Angel Communicator, Author, Spiritual Instructor, & Modern Mystic – will help you access states of awareness usually reserved for spiritual seekers, long-term meditators, or those who have died. She’ll help you touch heaven here on earth, without complicated practices or years of meditation. Ann’s Description …

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David Thompson

A Physical Medium Describes How People Materialize and Demonstrates Trance

Friday, September 14th at 10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

South Ballroom

David Thompson, International Medium/Healer and speaker will be demonstrating Trance mediumship with his friend and mentor in the Spirit World “William” attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of William, a spirit person who has been in the spirit world for over 100 years and a constant companion to David for over 35 years …

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Stafford Betty

A Renowned Afterlife Expert Answers Your Questions about the Afterlife

Saturday, September 15 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

North Ballroom

Ask the questions you’ve been wondering about. In this session, Stafford will answer audience questions about the afterlife. Stafford is a professor of religious studies at California State University, Bakersfield, and the author of three books on the afterlife: The Afterlife Unveiled (2011), Heaven and Hell Unveiled (2014), and When Did You Ever Become Less …

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Karen A. Dahlman

The Ouija Board Revealed ~ What We Know Is True about It

Sunday, September 16 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

South Ballroom

Karen A. Dahlman is a Director of the Talking Board Historical Society, a channel for spirit guides and the author of The Spirits of Ouija: Four Decades of Communication. She teaches ways to connect with the afterlife, the higher self and sentient beings that exist among us within the unseen dimensions. Within her message Karen …

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Mark Pitstick

The Angel Wash and Ask the Soul Doctor

Saturday, September 15 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

South Ballroom

Mark Pitstick, MA, DC, has 45 years’ experience and training in hospitals, pastoral counseling settings, mental health centers and holistic private practice. He received his certification in past-life regression therapy by Brian Weiss, M.D., and in the psychomanteum technique by Raymond Moody, PhD, M.D. He directs the Soul Phone Foundation and works with Gary Schwartz, …

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Erlendur Haraldsson

Reincarnation – Any evidence for it?

Sunday, September 16 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.

Rattlers Ballroom

These are four common attitudes towards the possibility of a continued life after we die: Death is the end of our existence, We cannot know if we live on or not, We have an eternal life ahead of us, We will be born again in a new body. According to the European Values Study, 45% …

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Ellie Pechet

Why It Is So Important That Souls Return to the Light and Not Become Earthbound

Saturday, September 15 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.

Rattlers Ballroom

Ellie Pechet is a Metaphysician, Shaman and Medium with over 33 yrs of counseling/healing experience. She heals clients all over the world using her own highly successful Pechet Healing Technique. Ellie will be speaking about her work the last 17 years helping people who have died and become earthbound make their transition to the light. …

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Elizabeth Boisson and Irene Vouvalides

Collateral Beauty – Healing IS Possible

Saturday, 9/15, 9:30 – 10:15 am

About Elizabeth Boisson Two of Elizabeth’s children have transitioned; her daughter, Chelsea, in 1991 and her son, Morgan, in 2009 from severe altitude sickness while on a student trip to the Base Camp of Mt Everest in Tibet. Immediately after, Elizabeth created the FB group Parents United in Loss. Then in 2012, she joined forces …

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Mary Holden

How to Self Publish Your Book

Mary Holden, a highly accomplished author and editor, will moderate a panel intended to help AREI members learn how to self publish their books safely and profitably. Mary has edited hundreds of books, screenplays, websites, and more. She recently moderated a panel for the renowned Tucson Festival of Books. In Mary Holden’s own words: “Letters. …

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Chris Mulligan, Edwina Moldover and Jane Bissler

How our SADO group healed our grieving

Friday, 9/14, 4:30 – 5:15pm

Chris Mulligan, grief guide, medium, channel and author of Afterlife Agreements: A Gift From Beyond is passionate about inspiring and guiding the bereaved to choose to live differently after grief, to change their pain to peace and to remap their life toward healing. Her passion was fueled by her transformation after her youngest son transitioned in 2000. …

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