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Staff Directory2019-04-25T01:20:14-07:00
Ann Bradney
Ann BradneyDirector
Ann Bradney, CPRA, is Founder and Director of the Radical Aliveness Institute where she leads the 2 & 4-Year Training Programs. After nineteen years conducting a private practice in NYC, Ann relocated to California in 2008 to found the Radical Aliveness Institute where she developed the Radical Aliveness model – a distinct approach to working with groups and individuals that addresses healing on the personal, interpersonal, and systemic levels. She leads workshops throughout the year at retreat centers including Esalen, Omega, and Hollyhock. She teaches and conducts trainings internationally including the Beyond Words Organization working for peace in Israel, She is approved by CAMFT as a Continuing Education Provider for MFTs and LCSWs. She previously served on the faculty at the Core Energetics Institute in New York where she also received her Certification studying under Core Energetics founder John Pierrakos. Approved practitioner and supervisor for Radical Aliveness Institute students.
Patricia Pfost
Patricia PfostDirector of Education
Patricia Pfost, MBA, CCEP, is Dean of Education at the Radical Aliveness Institute. She is a Core Energetics practitioner and a Brennan Integration Work practitioner. She has been a faculty member of the Barbara Brennan School of Healing in the U.S. and Europe since 1995 and is currently dean of the Advanced Studies, Brennan Integration Work Program at BBSH in Miami. Patricia earned an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and is a graduate of the Center for Intentional Living program in integrative psychology and the undergraduate and teacher-training programs of the Barbara Brennan School of Healing and the Institute of Core Energetics under the direction of John Pierrakos, M.D. A Dynamic Facilitation practitioner since 2004, Patricia pursues a passion for family and community conversations that access the peacemaking wisdom and breakthrough creativity of the collective. Approved practitioner and supervisor for Radical Aliveness Institute students.