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Diane Calabrese

Diane Calabrese has been included in Marquis Who's Who. Ms. Calabrese obtained a Bachelor of Science in therapeutic recreation from Saint Joseph's College and a Master of Science in health care policy and management from Stony Brook University.

While at Stony Brook University Diane served on various boards including the Mental Health Advisory board, and the Healthier U board including the programming and budget subcommittee.

Ms. Calabrese gained valuable expertise in the field of recreational therapy working as a recreational therapist for 30+ years in hospitals, nonprofit agencies, public schools, and universities.

In recent years, Diane worked in higher Education for Florida International University, and as a recreational therapist for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, from which she recently retired.

While Ms. Calabrese continued to excel as an adjunct professor for Florida International University––she certified two courses through Quality Matters—LEI 3542: Principles of Parks, Recreation and Sports Management, and LEI 3723 Assistive Technology Lab course.

Diane has also taught LEI 4705: Program Planning in Recreational Therapy, and currently teaches LEI 4712: Evaluation and Evidence Based Practice in Recreational Therapy; LEI 4720/6726: Trends, Issues, and Managerial Aspects of Recreational Therapy as well as two holistic therapy labs: LEI 3723 Reiki Lab and LEI 3723 Aromatherapy Lab.

Ms. Calabrese also has an Aromatherapy course open to the public through Udemy Virtual E Learning: Udemy

Ms. Calabrese continues to work as a therapist through a virtual platform with Healme.com as well as WellMeRight.com. She is a contributing writer for the Journal of Modern Healing, IPHA––Integrative Pain Healers Alliance. She is a board member of the Long Island Authors Group. You can find her at many holistic and wellness fairs across Long Island, NY.

Diane published two books: Meditations for the Mind-Body-Spirit and Mind, Body, Spirit and Discovering the Purpose of Life. She has been interviewed on podcasts, radio and TV regarding her publications.

Diane's two new books will be released this year (2024):
He is Watching publisher: West Bow Press
God Loves Sea Animals too! publisher: KDP Amazon publishing

More can be found about her written works at https://www.dianecalabrese.com.

Author's Website: https://www.dianecalabrese.com
WellmeRight.com: https://www.wellmeright.com/en/diane c
Facebook Page: Book a holistic healing with Diane
Udemy.com: Book Diane's Aromatherapy course through UDEMY
YouTube: Diane's YouTube channel

Balboa Press Bookstore: Mind, Body, Spirit and Discovering the Purpose of Life
Balboa Press Bookstore: Meditations for the Mind-Body-Spirit
Amazon Bookstore: Diane Calabrese's Amazon Author Page
Barnes and Noble: Mind, Body, Spirit and Discovering the Purpose of Life
Barnes and Noble: Meditations-for-the-Mind-Body-Spirit

Social Media:
Google Blogspot: https://dianecalabrese.blogspot.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/DianeC45400734
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dianepatricia69/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/diane-k-820491160/
Alignable: https://www.alignable.com/centereach-ny/author-website-https-www-dianecalabrese-com

Published Works:

Mind, Body, Spirit and Discovering the Purpose of Life

The purpose of this book is offering every one of you who reads it the opportunity of having a clearer perspective of life, —God's greatest gift. Life really is a miracle in itself, —and it is so easy to take that for granted. You are not here by chance; I can assure you that. You are God's miracle, not by luck or chance, —but by purpose. Each chapter offers a different holistic healing modality to learn about. This is book offers a variety of methods for self-help as well as self-discovery to enhance your journey of life. Available in eBook and Paperback. Published 2021 by Balboa Press.

Meditations for the Mind-Body-Spirit

This book offers a variety of meditations to enable one to release their daily stress, built-up tension, and toxic energy. Guided meditations are a way to let go of your worries for the moment and bring you back to your true, authentic self. It helps re-align the chakras of your body to their natural state of vibration, ‐where you can live more fully, love more abundantly, and react in a peaceful state of mind. Your mind, body, and spirit are the essential parts of you. You are God's precious gift to the world and there is nothing more beautiful than a soul in the state of peace. Available in eBook, Hardcover, Softcover, CD Audio, Digital Audio. Published by Balboa Press.

Where to Purchase:

Balboa Press Bookstore - Mind-Body-Spirit - Discovering the Purpose of Life

Balboa Press Bookstore - Meditations for the Mind-Body-Spirit

Diane Calabrese's Amazon Author Page

Barnes and Noble - Mind-Body-Spirit - Discovering the Purpose of Life

Barnes and Noble - Meditations for the Mind-Body-Spirit


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