You Being You was originally inspired to offer widespread access to the uncluttered wisdom of ancient traditions.
Conversations with like minds expanded the vision to include wisdom teachings which focus on connection to ourselves, others, and life itself.
A group of colleagues - all experienced learning facilitators will be contributing to the creation as it evolves. Our philosophy is "Open to outcome"
The You Being You group member learning fields include: Chinese medicine, Tibetan Yoga, Qigong, Body-Mind medicine, Psychology, Mindfulness and Neuroscience.
Currently our group presence has eyes and ears in the world in Australia, New Zealand, Europe and the United States.
CAMERON TUKAPUA - B Ac, Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Visionary, Leader
Cameron Tukapua’s exploration into evolving our full potentials began in 1983, when a chance encounter at a gathering introduced her to a lifetime study of Chinese medicine. Alongside her studies she has been exploring meditation, cross cultural wisdom teachings, Yoga and light hearted living ! In 1999 she opened the NZ government registered Christchurch College of Holistic Healing in New Zealand - offering career training programs in Acupuncture. Since 2015 she has been shaping online learning opportunities with teaching group You Being You.
Assisting Shifting Gears - Old World to New
After 33 years of individual consults, leading retreats in China, Australia and New Zealand, delivering practitioner level training, Cameron’s focus is now reaching out to mainstream audiences, empowering everyday people to take charge of their health. She is also offering a limited number of places to Yoga teachers, special young people and leaders to mentor with her through retreat programs and online learning. The focus is on living an authentic life by reconnecting to our true nature.
For further information: camerontukapua.com
BRIAN BERNEMAN - BA Social Communications, BA Journalism, Post Grad Neuroscience, Mindfulness teacher, Tibetan Yoga & Meditation
Brian lived and worked in Argentina, United States, Germany and New Zealand and is directly in touch with the ways of thinking and relating to life of the new paradigm. From an early age he was introduced to different teachings and traditions that opened up endless possibilities..
As a Tibetan Yoga leader, Master Reiki, Master of Del Arca technique and sound healer Brian aims to help people find ways to connect with their inner resources, grow, develop, change and lead a more balanced and meaningful life.
Brian had 2 years living full-time and studying at Ratna Ling, a Tibetan Buddhist Retreat Center in California. Through his immersion in the teachings of Tibetan Lama, Tarthang Tulku, with focus on in-depth learning of Kum Nye - Tibetan Yoga, Brian was introduced to another way of living and being.
This direct experience of living in a different way which encourages community, self-responsibility, respect and compassion in action has inspired Brian to be a leader for new ways of being through connecting to Self and other.
As a learning facilitator he encourages people to see how our mindsets dictate our experience.
For further information: brianberneman.com
WENDY REID - BA, Post Grad Dip Psych, MBA, Yoga Teacher
With qualifications in psychology and business Wendy’s 20 year professional career focused on the wellbeing of children and their families, and violence prevention.
As CEO of several Australian charities she has a broad understanding of the issues facing contemporary families, as well as the business acumen required to run successful not for profit enterprises.
Recently Wendy left her fulltime CEO position to focus on teaching yoga.
She now combines her life-long interest in fitness, diet and wellbeing; her qualifications in psychology; and her skills in nonviolent communication into an offering that is focused, empathic, accepting and above all – fun!!
PETER CAUGHEY - B Sc, Dip TCM, Qigong, Tuina
Peter is a Taiji and Qigong master and has been teaching for nearly 2 decades. He is rooted in traditions of Chen, Yang, Wu and Sun style Taiji and engages over 13 different style of Qigong. He currently serves as a member on the World Academic Society of Medical Qigong based in China.
Peter has online courses teaching Qigong exercise systems, and reflexology. He regularly hosts Qigong teacher trainings courses, acupressure and reflexology courses and medical Qigong workshops.
Peter is a husband, a father, a writer and a philosopher. He loves travelling and experiencing new people, cultures and countries. He currently resides in Bali, Indonesia.
For further information: petercaughey.com
LEANNA J. STANDISH - ND, PhD, L.Acup., FABNO
Dr. Standish is a neuroscientist and physician living and working in Seattle WA. She holds faculty appointments at the University of Washington School of Medicine in the Radiology Department as well as at Bastyr University.
As a physician she specializes in naturopathic oncology and conducts clinical research on the effectiveness of integrative oncology care.
She uses functional magnetic imaging of the brain as a tool in her consciousness science research. Dr. Standish is working towards the first U.S. clinical study of ayahuasca.