Betsy Rippentrop, PhD, is a licensed psychologist and certified yoga and meditation teacher who uniquely blends science, psychology, mysticism and spirituality into her work. She courageously guides people into deeper awareness of their body and mind, and is especially adept at translating complex concepts into practical tools that can efficiently shift people. She owns Heartland Yoga (, maintains a psychology practice focused on integrating yoga into treatment, teaches online trainings, has authored numerous academic papers on the mind-body connection and is author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to the Chakras. Her second book on improving emotional health through yoga is due out next year.  Find more information about her offerings at


Kate Moreland is an experienced leader, educator and CEO who understands the struggles of career decisions, leadership and the power of authenticity. After a decade of practicing law, Kate recognized she needed to make a change. For the past 12 years she has been teaching and coaching others as they explore interests, uncover strengths, and consider career and life changes. She is a JRNI Certified Life Coach who earned a certificate in the Science of Wellbeing from Yale, and is certified in the mind-body connection. As a natural connector, Kate is the co-founder of Her Experience, a revolutionary retreat for women and a partner in TendHer a 5-week online program designed to help women discover self-compassion, heal the disconnect with our minds and bodies, and realize that we aren’t alone.