Susan is an Aromatherapy Level 1 Certification Teacher for Wisdom of the Earth. She has been using and studying plant medicine for over two decades. Susan is a catalyst in bringing the healing power of plants to her community.
She weaves her experience as a Birth Doula, Educator, Herbalist and Dance Instructor into all that she does. Her individual and group classes offer a chance to deepen knowledge, connection and inner guidance. Susan currently works as a CTI trained Life Coach, offering clients a chance to slow down and consciously create a fulfilled, vibrant life. With the support of Essential Oils, Susan can help guide you to accessing your highest self.
Susan has always had a deep love for and connection to the earth, which is obvious in her daily life. At a young age, Susan romped in the woods with her older brothers collecting plants and bugs. Now she can be found vending her homegrown produce, tinctures and teas at local farmers markets. Susan is a certified public school teacher, who has taught in a variety of settings. She is also a certified birth doula through Doulas of North America, DONA. A career highlight was studying with Ina May Gaskin at The Farm. Susan has supported hundreds of women on their birth journey. She holds a global view of healing, birthing and leadership. She was chosen to join 20 women from across the world in Israel for a 1 month leadership conference.
“Let me show you how to step into the highest version of yourself with the help of WOTE essential oils.” – Susan Cote
After years of personal study with several of the most respected experts in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and intensive courses in Beijing, China, beginning in 1995, Lisl earned the rare distinction of being certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) as a diplomate in Chinese Herbology – the highest accreditation an herbalist can receive in the US.
Lisl is intensely qualified to understand the nature of plant medicine in all its forms, and her vast personal interactions with thousands of patients has made her an expert in diagnosing patterns of imbalance according to a Traditional Chinese medical paradigm.
In 2008, Lisl completed advanced medicinal aromatherapy training in Sedona, AZ with Wisdom of the Earth’s Audre Gutierrez, Cynthia Olivera and Barry Kapp, and has been a teacher of the WOTE medicinal aromatherapy certification course since 2009. This life-changing class is well-known for fostering deep love, respect and connection to the Plants, Trees, and Mother Earth.
Lisl continues to develop her mastery of the elements through intensive spiritual practices and is respected as a High Priestess guiding neophytes through deep esoteric studies of Magick and The Mysteries.
Shana has used and studied plant medicine for 20 years in the form of essential oils, organic skincare herbs and food.
As an advanced Medicinal Aromatherapist thru Wisdom of the Earth it has allowed her the blessing to teach and work with others to become knowledgeable in utilizing this ancient medicinal modality. She began her journey in the healing arts as a Licensed Massage Therapist in 2001. In 2004 she began an intensive 3.5 year Energy Medicine course and now co-teaches these classes.
Through this she brings/teaches individuals how to ground into their bodies empowering them to shift deeply, remembering and aligning them to why they are here. This also brings them the ability to connect to themselves on the deepest level possible.
Shana owns her own Spa and Wellness Center in West Haven, CT, where she practices these modalities as well as teaches the Wisdom of the Earth level 1 Certification Course.
John is a Nationally Certified and Connecticut Licensed Massage Therapist, as well as an Advanced Certified Wisdom of the Earth Medicinal Aromatherapist, Reiki Master, TSR practitioner, and an Advanced Theta Healing Practitioner.
He is the founder of Tru Elements and resides in West Hartford, CT. John’s deep love for humanity and Nature has led him to provide a safe space for others to transform and heal themselves through a deeper connection to Earth.
John works with clients of all ages; hosting a variety of events such as Guided Essence Meditations; and several other events that are catered to inspire and educate about the Earth and all her inhabitants. John also teaches many workshops and certification courses live and online in Medicinal Aromatherapy to provide an avenue for deeper self exploration via plant spirit medicine.
John continues to learn on a daily basis from the plants, trees and crystals. Whether it is from teaching students, working with clients, or from the plants and crystals themselves, he is continually amazed by the infinite knowledge and wisdom Nature provides. John offers wonderful sessions that are intended to help empower each client on their healing path. These transformative sessions marry the complementary energies of Plant and Tree essences, Reiki, ThetaHealing, TSR, Crystal Healing, along with Guided Meditation, spiritual counseling, Quantum Touch and Intuitive Bodywork to create an unforgettable healing experience.
He offers these sessions worldwide via Zoom or phone and in person at his private office in West Hartford, CT. For more information or to schedule appointments visit his website.