Silvia Casabianca, Reiki Master/Teacher and Holistic Counselor, is the author of Regaining Body Wisdom. A multidimensional Approach (2008), among other books both in English and Spanish. She graduated as a Medical doctor in 1972 and practiced Medicine in her country of origin, Colombia, for 28 years (as a community doctor first and then as a psychotherapist). While working closely with underprivileged communities, she learned how fundamental lifestyle is, and especially nutrition, to maintain optimal health. In 1992, she was awarded a Master in Art Therapy from Concordia University (Canada). Presently she is the director of the Eyes Wide Open Center where she has her private practice as a holistic psychotherapist in Bonita Springs, FL.