Legislative Efforts and Speaking Engagements

Legislative Efforts:
 
Legitative Speaking
  • For nine years, represented reflexology at meetings of the California Coalition on Somatic Practices and as a national legislative advocate/consultant
  • Legislative comsultant for the American Reflexology Certification Board

  • Wrote legislative bill making the practice of reflexology a separate modality, testifying before House and Senate Committees. Bill passed both houses and was signed as the first Reflexology law in the U.S.A. in April 1993.

  • Acts as a resource center for reflexologists in the U.S. providing legislative information and arguments as they approach their local city councils or state legislatures. Represented reflexology and spoke before the City of Sacramento in 1998 as a new massage ordinance was being considered.


Speaking Engagements:
Speaking in China
  • 5 city speaking tour in Denmark and Norway

  • Delivered lectures in Beijing, Shanghai, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver, Auckland, Melbourne, Sidney, London, Johannesburg, Durban, Athens and Lisbon.

  • International Society for the Study of Subtle Energy and Energy Medicine (ISSEEM).

  • Lectures across the U.S.A. plus radio and television appearances.