World Renowned Hedy Schleifer Arrives in Asheville From TEDx in Tel Aviv to Host Workshops at Renaissance Hotel

World Renowned Hedy Schleifer Arrives in Asheville From
TEDx in Tel Aviv to Host Workshops at Renaissance Hotel 

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – World renowned Imago therapist, trainer and relationship expert Hedy Schleifer arrives in Asheville today fromTEDx in Tel Aviv, where she spoke to an audience of over 3,000 on July 18th. Hedy travels the world with her husband Yumi, giving powerful and captivating relationship building workshops and speaking on the “Power of Connection”. They have helped thousands of couples in over twenty countries transform their relationships from ordinary to extraordinary and work toward more peaceful means of conflict resolution. Hedy & Yumi’s workshop’s teach relationship enhancing skills that inspire and empower people to embrace their life, work and relationships with joy and passion. 

The couple will host three separate workshops at the Renaissance Hotel in Asheville over the coming weeks. Their first workshop is this Sunday, August 1, 2010. The “Wonder of Connection” is a 1-day workshop for anyone interested in improving their relationship building and conflict resolution skills for personal or professional reasons. The one day event will also host the local premiere of the award winning documentary film, “Crossing the Bridge”, a moving look at the couple’s passionate journey as they travel the world teaching compassion and understanding through personal relationships.


“The Wonder of Connection” – 1 Day Workshop
Through a combination of video presentation, heartfelt, insightful and humorous discussions and demonstrations, as well as experiential exercises, this dynamic couple will demonstrate practical and innovative ways to enhance and/or heal personal and business relationships.  You will discover life changing relationship skills such as: how to “cross the bridge” into another person’s world, ways of turning daily grumbles into vehicles for change, healthy means of dissolving conflict, and how to be fully alive!
When:   Sunday, August 1, 2010, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: Asheville Renaissance Hotel, 31 Woodfin St., Asheville, NC 28801
Cost:   $120/pp after July 19th

“Adventure in Intimacy” – 3 Day Workshop
This workshop will teach you the essential skills that will enable you and your partner to reboot your relationship, reconnect with each other more deeply than you ever thought possible, and rediscover the joy of being together! 
When:   Friday – Sunday, August 6-8, 2010, 8:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. daily
Where: Asheville Renaissance Hotel, 31 Woodfin St., Asheville, NC 28801
Cost:   $895 per couple; $695 per couple for previous graduates

      ($200 deposit required to register. Tuition includes workbooks, supplies, morning & afternoon snack.)


“The Art of Relational Couples Therapy” (CEUs=14) – 2 Day Clinical Training for Professionals
This clinical training is a unique opportunity to take your experience, competence, and skills as a therapist to a whole new level. Through a combination of live demonstrations, theory, and practice, you will learn to become more effective and empowered in the art of coaching couples, as well as how to work with your couples in a more relaxed and centered way. Over the course of the training, Hedy will showcase her work with “difficult couples” from the caseloads of various local therapists. 

When:  Saturday-Sunday, August 14-15, 2010, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (both days)
Where:  Renaissance Hotel, 31 Woodfin St. Asheville, NC 28801
Cost:  $495 (only $200 deposit required to register)

To arrange media interviews call: 786-294-3990. For more information or to register for any of these events visit: To register by phone call 305-604-0010 or email

AskAshevilleAsheville TwitterAsheville BlogAsheville VideosAsheville Social Media

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>