For the past decade, Dianne Porchia, MA has been conducting workshops, retreats and private consultations based on Porchia's W.I.S.H.™ - Whole Integrated Self Health, Path to Healing, Loving & Living Consciously.
Since 2003, her Passing Performance™ Holistic Stress Reduction For Adults & Teens has seen over 80% pass rate with law students preparing for the California State Bar exam and helped many individuals and couples, turn their inner saboteur into an inner ally to support their goals in career, relationship, parenting and health.
As a personal & corporate retreat facilitator Porchia has taken her integrated holisitc workshops to such notable destination resorts and spas as Miraval Resort, Red Mountain Adventure Spa, Cal-A-Vie, Sycamore Mineral Springs Resort & Spa, and the Annenberg Beach House to name a few.
Porchia's varied and unique professional training and certification includes Master's Degree in Spiritual Psychology, (USM), Bachelor's Degree Fine Art (London), Certification in Therapeutic Touch, Cranio-Sacral Therapy, background in dance, body movement, yoga and is further informed by neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) and the new psychologies of psychoneuroimmunology, Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychology (AEDP), relational somatic awareness and experiential learning.
Paramount to facilitating transformational change with her clients, is Porchia's mastery in structured sensitivity and natural compassion when working through sensitive areas, her clarity of insight to help identify and clear blocks, barriers and limiting beliefs and her uplifting vitality and Light which serves as an example and an inspiration to others.
Porchia's holistic body-mind-heart-soul work has been greatly influenced by evolutiuonary notables such as Deepak Chopra, Wayne Dyer, Bruce Lipton, David Hawkins, Marianne Williamson, Greg Braden, Joan Borysenko, Jean Houston, Caroline Myss, Louise Hay, Peter Levine, Gay and Kathleen Hendricks, Valerie Hunt, Stephen Covey, Gary Zukav, to name a few.
Porchia integrates and combines the best tools, techniques, practices and teachings from leaders in the consciousness, health and healing industries in and delivers a unique "holistic" package of practical solutions for individuals, couples and companies who realize you can't solve a problem by the same thinking and behavior that caused the problem in the first place.
Overlooking the tranquil beauty of canyon mountains, Porchia's Topanga Retreat is the perfect setting for quieting the mind, reducing stress, getting in touch with your heart and soul wisdom and effecting positive personal change.
Porchia is also very active in her Malibu / Topanga community where she lives and works, spearheading and chairing the Annual Topanga Nights fund raiser, an outdoor picnic, music and movies under the stars where families, friends, neighbors and visitors to the canyon come together for fun and socializing during the warm summer nights in a unique mountain setting.
This fund raising event benefits the Topanga Community Club (TCC), a non-profit organization providing philanthropic, educational and social servcices to the Topanga Canyon community. Visit One Topanga for local entertainment
Past and present non-profit affiliations also include Starlight Childrens Fund, Free Arts for Abused Children, Children in Nature.
Corporate Seminars, Workshops & Retreats, specializing in unique locations near nature, inspire creative problem solving thorugh Porchia's unique "holistic" and experiential team bonding exercises. Available locally at the Annenberg Beach House, private estates in Malibu, Topanga and Ojai mountains and at destination resorts and hotels.