This workshop is also open to new breathers, experienced breathers, those in the GTT Holotropic facilitator training or those 

interested in experiencing Holotropic Breathwork. For those who are in a psychedelic-assisted therapy training program,

this workshop may fulfill your requirement for practical experience sitting for others in expanded states of consciousness.


Dr. Laurane McGlynn is a clinical psychologist who integrates mind/body medicine with holistic approaches to healing and transformation. She holds doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy and Masters degrees in Counseling Psychology and Child and Adolescent Therapy.  In addition, she has advanced training and certifications in mindfulness-based stress reduction, somatic resourcing, Vipassana meditation, Family Systems Therapy, Past-Life Regression and Health Psychology.  In 2021, she completed training in Mind/Body medicine from Harvard Medical School.  In addition, she is currently enrolled in a Masters program in Integrative Medicine. Laurane has earned licensue as a psychologist in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey. She is the Director of the Center for Counseling and Wellness - an integrative holistic healing center in PA. She was certified as a Holotropic Breathwork® facilitator in 2015. She currently offers private weekend workshops and four day double holotropic breathwork sessions through Grof Transpersonal Training.

John Stockberger is a musician, certified Holotropic Breathwork® facilitator, Kundalini Yoga and meditation teacher and has a private healing practice. His work focuses on Inner Healer activation through authentic presence and touch, deep relaxation, intuitive guidance, chakra and polarity balancing, connection to Archaetypal realms, guided meditation, profound inner journeying, sound immersion, healing breath, physical, emotional and energetic realignment and release. He has studied with the Foundation for Shamanic Studies, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Buddhist meditation, Qigong, Vipassana, Buddha Dharma and traditional Shipibo Conibo healing in the Amazon rainforest. He teaches and facilitates Yoga and breathwork workshop in the United States and abroad. 


Price includes three nights housing, four Holotropic breathwork sessions (two as a breather/two as a sitter),  mandala drawing, creating art altars in nature, forest bathing, mindfulness in nature, evening fire gathering, meditative sound journey, 9 buffet-style organic vegan meals and snacks.


Dr. Laurane McGlynn

Private Practice

An Integrated Health and Wellness Center​

Wholeness  ∞  Awareness  ∞  Energy  ∞  Transformation  ∞  Connection

Once you register, pay the workshop cost and fill out the registration packet, you will receive a code to select and pay for your housing online on Menla's website.  Housing costs are based on your housing selection. There are several housing options. Early registration is recommended if you would like your first choice of housing. You may also call Menla directly if you have questions about the housing options. Currently there are only a few rooms available until we are fully booked. 



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

September 24-29, 2023 - Registration NOW OPEN

Five Day Holotropic Breathwork® Double Breathwork/

Nature Immersion and Mindfulness Workshop

Omega Institute for Holistic Studies

Rhinebeck, NY


Facilitators: Dr. Laurane McGlynn and Dr. Tom Francescott

Please contact Omega Institute at (800) 944-1001

or (845) 266- 4444 to register.

​​​​October 19-22, 2023

Three Day Double Breathwwork Workshop

Stony Point, NY

Facilitators: Dr. Laurane McGlynn and John Stockberger

​​November 30- December 3, 2023

Holotropic Breathwork® Double Breathwork Workshop

Stony Point Center

Stony Point, NY

Facilitators: Dr. Laurane McGlynn and Dr. Tom Francescott

Tom Francescott, ND is a naturopathic doctor and visionary teacher who blends natural healing wisdom, modern science, mindfulness, and modern consciousness studies to help people transform their lives.  He is the founder and director of Dr. Tom’s Tonics, a wellness center and natural pharmacy in Rhinebeck, NY. His specialized training includes: ​Lyme Disease and Associated Diseases, Hormonal and Adrenal Health and Stress Support, Cancer care and Autoimmune Diseases, Detox and Cleansing Programs, Digestive Issues and Gastrointestinal Issues, Mindfulness-based practices such as meditation, breathing techniques, Holotropic Breathwork® and shamanic principles for body, mind, and spirit healing.​ Dr. Tom is a certified Holotropic Breathwork® facilitator and is on the staff of Grof Transpersonal Training, offering Holotropic workshops and training modules in the US and abroad. 

Dr. Kimberly Lee is a Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapist with a doctorate in Sports & Performance Psychology, a Masters in Health Sciences and a graduate certificate in Clinical Mental Health.  She is an Applied Suicide Intervention Skills trainer and training to become a certified Holotropic Breathwork® facilitator and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner.  She is a life-long learner, passionate about exploring new places, being in nature, and creating community.  She is grateful to be allowed to witness and support people’s deep journey work, as she herself has been witnessed and supported by others on her 
own journey, allowing her to re-connect with her true self and inner healer.

About the team:

Below is a list of potential contraindications. If any of these apply to you, please contact Dr. McGlynn to discuss before registering for the workshop.

Cardiovascular Disease, including Heart Attacks and Angina
Severe Hypertension
Retinal Detachment
Recent Surgeries
Recent Serious Physical Injuries
Recent Infectious/Communicable Diseases including Covid
Asthma (if yes, please bring your inhaler to the workshop)
Psychiatric Hospitalization or Prior Diagnosis by a Healthcare Professional of  psychosis, Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder

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Holotropic Breathwork™ is a powerful experiential breathing process that allows for self-exploration and healing.
With the eyes closed and lying on a mat, each person uses their own breath and the music in the room

 to enter an expanded state of consciousness. This state activates the natural inner healing potential of the breather,

 or "inner healer", which guides the experience