Sample Presentation Topics

Organizations that have hired Thomas

Thomas has presented numerous workshops and retreats for different organizations throughout the country.  Here are just a few: 

National Wellness Conference   Spirituality Center, La Crosse, WI   
American Psychotherapy Association   Brief Therapy Conference
Prairiewoods Spirituality Center, Hiawatha, IA    University of WI-La Crosse, WI
University of MN-St. Cloud, MN    MN Nurses Association
PESI Continuing Education   Mayo Health System - La Crosse, WI
Mayo Continuing Nursing Ed-Rochester, MN Gundersen Lutheran Health System-La Crosse, WI
St. Anthony's Spirituality Center, Marathon, WI

Shalom Retreat Center, Dubuque, IA

The Christine Center-Willard, WI Shambhala Mountain Ctr-Red Feather Lakes, CO
 The Mandala Center-DesMoines, NM  






Sample Topics:

The Sound of Bowls: Tibetan singing bowls sound meditation.

With A Brush of The Peaceful Mind: The spirit of Shodo (A Zen brush retreat/workshop)

Beginner’s Eye: Contemplative photography for spiritual deepening

Embrace the Change...A retreat on navigating life’s wavering terrain

Mindfulness: It is not what you think!

Perfectly Imperfect:  Re-Writing Our Stories with Compassion

When I Let Go, What Is There to Hold Onto? Finding Our Way in the Spiritual Landscape

Mid-Life as a Spiritual Journey:  What do I do?  Where do I go?

Mindful Presence: The Path of Clarity, The Wisdom of Discernment

Compassionate Presence: A deep path to healing life’s wounds

Healing Language: What we say really does matter

Who Helps the Helper:  Creating presence and developing resilience

The Path of Simply Being: The practice of careful presence

Mind-Body Healing: Practical applications in clinical settings

Mindfulness: Practicing compassionate presence

Mindfulness: A way of being, a path to healing

Mindful Presence:  Being in the Presence of Dying

by R & T