Anne's Speaking Schedule and Topics

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Would you like Anne to speak at your next seminar, retreat, conference, or meeting? Here's your chance!


Since the birth of Cards by Anne, Anne has been invited to be a guest speaker on a number of topics, drawing on her academic studies of neuroscience, spirituality, and positive psychology. Some of her most popular topics include Neuroscience and Spirituality, Spiritual Practices for Mind, Body and Soul, Self-Compassion, Mindfulness and Meditation, The Grateful Life. Having taught for years, her presentations are thought-provoking and truly engage the entire audience. Participants leave with many practical tools to nurture their spirituality, their health, and their overall well-being.


Some topic examples include:

  • The Importance of Relationships for Mind, Body and Soul
  • Neuroscience and Well-Being: How Spirituality Affects Our Health and DNA
  • Spiritual Practices that Nourish Our Brains and Bodies
  • The Spiritual Practice of Wonder: Appreciating the Gift of our Bodies
  • Four Essential B's: How Beliefs Affect Our Bodies, Brains and Bonds
  • Neuroscience and Spirituality for Teens and Young Adults
  • Neuroscience and Spirituality: Technology, Our Brains, and Spiritual Practices
  • The Spirituality and Science of Self-Compassion: Caring for Ourselves in Unsettling Times
  • Spiritual Practices for Challenging Times
  • The Science and Soul of the Breath
  • Exploring Our Creativity, Nurturing Our Spirits: Insights from Neuroscience and Positive Psychology
  • The Courage to be Imperfect
  • The Breath: Pathway to Mindfulness
  • Cultivating Inner Peace: The History and Tradition of Western Mysticism
  • Practices to Cultivate Inner Peace
  • The Spirituality and Science of Happiness
  • Inspirational Women of the Church: Lessons for the Heart, Mind and Soul
  • Gentle Yoga and Meditation
  • The Spirituality of Imperfection
  • Lessons from Silence: Gentleness, Compassion and Love
  • The Grateful Life
  • Neuroscience and Contemplative Practices
  • The Spirituality and Science of Compassion
  • Mindlessness to Mindfulness

To see detailed descriptions of each talk listed above, click here.

Please contact Anne (anne@cardsbyanne.com) for more information and pricing.

Anne's Speaking Schedule

"Taking a Breath, Paying Attention" FREE Online Workshop: Sponsored by Bridge Builders for a Thriving Mission, 7:30 pm- 9:00 pm EST. To register: https://www.csbsju.edu/forms/MVK79IPM8E Feb. 29, 2024
"Gratitude" FREE Online Workshop: Sponsored by Bridge Builders for a Thriving Mission, 7:30 pm- 9:00 pm EST. To register: https://www.csbsju.edu/forms/MVK79IPM8E March 7, 2024
"Kindness and Empathy" FREE Online Workshop: Sponsored by Bridge Builders for a Thriving Mission, 7:30 pm- 9:00 pm EST. To register: https://www.csbsju.edu/forms/MVK79IPM8E March 14, 2024
Retreat Day: "Neuroscience and Well-Being: How Spirituality Affects Our Health," 9:30am-3:30 pm. St. John's University, Collegeville, MN  FREE: To register: https://www.csbsju.edu/forms/MVK79IPM8E April 6, 2024
"The Neuroscience and Spirituality of Self-Compassion," Retreat Day, 9 am-4 pm, Mount Saint Mary House of Prayer, Watchung, NJ. To register: www.msmhope.org ($50-60 includes lunch) April 20, 2024
"The Outsized Impact of Practicing Empathy and Kindness
on Mind, Body and Spirit," Online Seminar with BeFriender Ministry  7:30-9 pm EST
April 25, 2024
Retreat at Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center, Villa Maria, PA  Proposed Topic: "Practices and Tools for Aging Well in Mind, Body and Spirit" vmesc.org May 3-5, 2024
"The Spirituality of Imperfection: The Courage to be Imperfect" Women's Wellness retreat, Bon Secours Retreat Center, Marriottsville, MD For more info: https://bonsecoursrcc.org/events/list/?tribe-bar-search=women%27s+wellness Sept. 14-15, 2024
"The Importance of Relationships and Community for Mind, Body and Soul," Resource Center for Religious Institutes National Conference, Orlando, FL, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm October 2, 2024