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Well Woman: A Restorative Retreat for Women Touched by Breast Cancer Weekend of October 18-20, 2019

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Whether you are considered high risk for developing breast cancer, carry a genetic mutation, have breast cancer or are a survivor, this immersive wellness retreat is for you. Co-taught by renowned breast cancer surgeon Dr. Kristi Funk, and by notable women’s health advocate and founder of the Well Woman Coalition Alejandra Campoverdi, this workshop for women provides a loving and supportive group setting to focus on collective healing for body, mind and spirit.

Equal parts educational and experiential, you will explore how to cultivate a body that is physically, emotionally and spiritually incompatible with cancer. In addition to learning about the various dietary, lifestyle and treatment practices that can significantly reduce breast cancer risk, the retreat will use small group work and journaling to support participants on their holistic healing journey. Enveloped by Big Sur's magical ocean, earth and sky, this empowering retreat is a chance to foster greater health and renewal, all while being nourished by fresh, organic meals including plant-based foods from Esalen's farm and pampered in the healing hot springs. This workshop is for women only. All self-identifying women are welcome.

Recommended Reading: Funk, Breasts: The Owners Manual.


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