Self-Protection for Practitioners

Protect yourself from taking on energy that does not serve you from clients, the workplace and life! Learn powerful techniques for shielding and strengthening your energy field so you can be more grounded and effective in your personal life and professional practice.

This 4 hour experiential workshop combines practical psychotherapy tools, Qi Gong exercises and shamanic protection techniques to expand your protection toolbox. You will learn environmental and energetic methods of protecting your energy field and workspace, learn effective methods to hold space for clients without taking on their “stuff”, learn Qi Gong exercises to release negative energy and create a personalized ritual for shielding and protection.


Your Instructor


William Kaplanidis and Kristen Boyer
William Kaplanidis and Kristen Boyer

William J. Kaplanidis, L.Ac., M.S., M.A, has worked in the healing and helping professions for over 30 years. His formal education includes a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Binghamton University, a Master of Arts in Rehabilitation Counseling from New York University and a Master of Science from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. William has also studied here and abroad with high level masters and has advanced training inseveral healing and martial arts including T’ai Chi, Qigong, Meditation, Acupuncture, Acupressure, Tui Na, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Aromatherapy, Fast Defense and the Sandlin Technique. He has published in the fields ofmental health, Chinese medicine and martial arts and has made numerous multimedia appearances (including television, radio and the internet).

Kristen Boyer is the author of Playing Karma: a former church girl's true journey from bondage to enlightenment, a Shamanic Practitioner, and Holistic Health Counselor in New York City. Kristen combines her training is Psychotherapy, Art Therapy, Nutrition, and Shamanism to empower her clients to become whole through soul retrieval. Her former work as a professional dominatrix helps clients to integrate their shadow selves and empower them to embrace wholeness and self acceptance through deep self exploration.


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

This course is not open for enrollment.