Elightenment, Inc.
Elightenment, Inc.

Elightenment, Inc.

Top Pro

Offers remote services
Discounts available
Offers remote services
Discounts available
$75/session
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Responds in about 38 min

Introduction: What I do... I believe in an integrative approach to life's challenges. Whether its overcoming an issue or improving your practice, focusing the mind, body, and spirit is critical. In our initial meeting, we collaborate to create a plan that works for you. No two people are alike, so there is not a one approach fits all. From there we work together to meet your goals and successes. However, this is not just about goals, but creating a rewarding journey to new levels. About me... I began my journey in martial arts when I was 12 years old. I took my first class in Okinawan style. As the years passed, I have learned Japanese, Cambodian, and Kalaripayanttu (Indian martial arts). Each brings its own gems and benefits. At 45 years old, having completed my black belt in my second Okinawan style (Shitu Ryu), I was looking for a style that would create a real paradigm shift in my martial arts. I was introduced to Tai Chi a year later. I began taking classes and studying its classics. Its a world within itself that encompasses the body, mind, and spirit. To the dedicated student, it really is a lifestyle. It goes beyond the physical to challenge you to grow on so many levels. In so many ways, it has challenged me like no other martial art has. I have been practicing yoga, as well, now for 10 years. I specialize in Vinyasa, Yin, TaoYin, and others. I have become a lifetime student of, not only martial, yoga, and internal arts, but meditation, mindfulness, and personal training. For students that live outside reasonable travel distance, I do offer a live online opportunity with regular meetings at my studio. Please contact me with interest. Also, you can book with me directly on my site. Credentials: * black belt in Okinawan style * 200 hr RYT with Yoga Alliance * member International Association of Yoga Therapists * member American Tai Chi and Qigong Association * Masters of Divinity (Columbia International University) * Doctor of Education candidate (Oklahoma State University) With recent health events, your safety and health are my top priority. I offer options to meet online and have many happy clients with this approach. Feel free to contact me to see if this is an option that will work for you. I offer discounts for booking packages of four sessions.
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Current Top Pro

Hired 29 times

Serves Whitefish, MT

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1 employee

16 years in business

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2022

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Isabella B.
Apr 9, 2022
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I really loved having a conversation with Michael. This was my first time doing therapy and he made me feel very comfortable and heard. I am going to continue sessions with him and I’m really hoping that he can help :)
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Tracy C.
Mar 24, 2022
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Michael Finney is an excellent counselor as he listens well and is guiding me appropriately. I appreciate his skills and care and I highly recommend him.
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Cortez w.
Feb 23, 2022
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Working with Mike and figuring out where I need to start from from where I'm at was enlightened I would definitely recommend
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Isis V.
Sep 7, 2022
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Michael was definitely helpful with helping my husband and I with communication. Will definitely book again.
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Kayla C.
Sep 29, 2021
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I enjoyed my time with Michael. He is very helpful, open and understanding. He treads lightly and respectfully. He’s willing to work with you at your own pace.
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