A Center for Human Empowerment!
Welcome to the Vision of Awaken Wholeness Center!
Imagine a wholeness center focused entirely on empowering people by restoring their amazing self-healing capabilities, intuitive capabilities and perceptive capabilities. All of this is possible right now! The technologies, tools, education and people already exist to make this a reality and that is what we are working to do! This website was created to bring you along on the journey of the creation of Awaken Wholeness Center here in South Kingstown, Rhode Island. We expect this vision to become a reality as soon as we receive the funding to do so.
Love, Light, and Gratitude,
Ross and Heather Newkirk
This center is the vision of husband and wife team
Ross and Heather Newkirk
Ross and Heather Newkirk bring to the table a wealth of knowledge and information when it comes to holistic health. In their own personal experiences as well as their experiences together they each have the walk to back up their talk! Helping people has always been a natural way of life for them both. They are committed and dedicated to the work they do, are motivated by the changes they have seen in their own life, and are passionate about sharing their results with others.
Ross' Brief Bio:
Author of: Unsubscribe (A Story About One Man's Profound Discovery)
Former Personal Assistant to Dr. Spencer Johnson author of Who Moved My Cheese, and The One Minute Manager
Property Maintenance Business for multi-million dollar lake-side homes
Director of Manufacturing for The Lightfield Foundation - helped develop and build unique consciousness-raising technology (Lightfield and Grace Units) based on newly discovered information field theory and human consciousness model
Created and implemented Operator Training program for The Lightfield Foundation
Director of Manufacturing for Mobius Sciences - helped design and create Flo Technology - based on recent discoveries in physics and breakthrough Russian technologies
Founded RNventions - an off-road and Jeep accessorizing company
Certified Reiki Practitioner
President of Conscious Technologies LLC
Ross’ own spiritual journey has been filled with examples of how the body can heal itself. He devotes much of his time studying and practicing various modalities many of which will be offered at Awaken!
Heather's Brief Bio:
Former Personal Assistant to Dr. Spencer Johnson author of Who Moved My Cheese, and The One Minute Manager
Instrumental role in the development of the Lightfield and Grace consciousness-raising technology
National Board Certification for Teachers
Masters Degree in Supervision and Administration
Private school - Science Teacher
Public school - Multiple Subject Elementary Teacher
Curriculum development and staff training (for school district as well as for Lightfield Foundation)
Certified Reiki Practitioner
Over the last four years Heather’s primary focus has been raising their son as a stay-at-home mom. Now that he is attending school full time, her focus is completely on the creation and establishment of the Awaken Wholeness Center with Ross. She has always been on a path focused on prayer-based healing methods and is continuing her own spiritual development through the study and practice of many of the modalities that will be offered at the center.
President and Operator of Flo De-Stressing Center LLC, Wakefield, Rhode Island
As a whole, society is in desperate need of change. For a long time the majority of humanity has been asleep. People have become increasingly unhappy and unsatisfied with their lives. The average person is spending a lot of money to feel better and to get healthy, yet the opposite has occurred. Their health has diminished, they have huge medical bills, and they are not being healthfully sustained by the traditional healthcare system.
The good news is there is an awakening occuring within society and people have become hungry for change. People know they want something different, they just don't know what that is.
Awaken is here to meet that need by providing the necessary tools and support that will create the positive change people are looking for. Picture a wholeness center focused entirely on empowering people by teaching and showing them how to unlock their amazing self-healing abilities, intuitive and perceptive abilities. Imagine people that can heal themselves! This is huge!
When people are free from disease and depression and their health has been restored, they are better able to express and access their innate abilities and live out more of their passion and purpose. People that turn on their innate abilities quickly become aware of how interconnected we all are. They begin treating themselves and others more like the precious beings they are. People become conscious of not only what they put in or on their bodies, but also their own inner and outer dialogue. Treating themselves and others with kindness and respect, this is how the world changes.
None of this is out of grasp. It is all very real. It just takes the right tools and support structure to bring these ideas and concepts together to make it a reality. This is why we are creating this center. We are here to tie all the pieces together to make practical sense of how to live an awake, healthy, empowered, and purposeful life.
We have the combined knowledge, cutting edge technologies, tools, drive, and purity of heart to make this center a reality. Just since the early incubation of the idea behind Awaken, we have had many people step forward saying how they would love to be part of the Awaken team. Many people have specifically stated to us how they would be willing to relocate to be a part of the center. This shows the growing support and movement we are already receiving. We want to help people discover how truly amazing they are and move out of the mode of survival to one of thriving!
This proposed layout gives us the greatest flexibility for the space and maximizes the potential both indoors and outdoors.
The perfect property we found and would like to purchase for Awaken is a 54,000 square foot building
on 35 acres in the heart of South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
Education is the thread that ties together everything we do at our center. By participating in our various classes, retreats, and lectures, as well as exploring our various technologies, modalities, and practitioners, our clients will begin to grasp and start to connect their own pieces of the puzzle to see how everything around us is all interconnected and how those various connections affect one another. Education is key to inspiring change from within.
We will offer weekend classes and lectures to the general public, as well as 1-3 week retreat programs for guests, in order to allow our clients to find their way to complete health, peace, and well-being.
We plan to include a Lightfield™ unit, a Harmonic Egg, and a Flo unit in our offerings. The Lightfield™ currently operating in Chester, MA has seen over 17,000 sessions in the last nine years, with no advertising - only word of mouth. Imagine its popularity and affect on raising consciousness at a center where on average 80,000 people drive by a day!
Lightfield was designed to help empower humanity by assisting people in connecting with their higher levels of consciousness. Lightfield technology uses information fields and sacred geometries to project a harmonious field into a space in which a client reclines for approximately a 30 minute session. The client emerges feeling a sense of revitalization and greater well-being and often reports feeling a greater connection with their higher levels of awareness.
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Harmonic Egg Technology
The technology combines photostimulation, music and the vibratory sensory perception of music for optimal relaxation and autonomic balance. The technology works to turn off the activity of the genes that cause disease / trauma and turn on the activity of the genes that fight disease and release trauma. Once this happens, the rest can be done by the body. The technology simply triggers the bodies mechanisms to do the job of fighting disease / trauma on its own. It influencing the body to do what it is innately born to do!
Flo De-stressing Technology
A highly-efficient technology has been created for alleviating stress in people, based upon fundamental Russian discoveries in physics and related technology representing two decades of scientific research. An individual session averages 35 minutes, during which time the client reclines within the Flo unit surrounded by a harmonious field of information that is projected within it. The client emerges feeling renewed and energized.
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Core Harmonizer Technology
The Core Harmonizer TM uses music, nested geometries and specific materials to create a coherent and harmonious information field. The music which comes from an internal speaker located in the base of the unit resonates up through the geometric chamber and out through the top and sides of the Core Harmonizer creating a peaceful environment.
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As a part of helping our clients to select the best practices that work for their own personal growth and Mind, Body, Spirit development, we will offer specific services that will be offered on a regular basis. We have selected these services based on the success of each one to specifically address clearing old patterns, beliefs, and emotions at a cellular level (TRE and Body & Emotion Code), moving energy through the body to form new patterns (Reiki and Reflexology), and allowing the body to maintain a relaxed state (Massage and Aromatherapy). When combined, each of these services addresses the whole man/woman on many different levels and layers.
"Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It is administered by "laying on hands" and is based on the idea that an unseen "life force energy" flows through us and is what causes us to be alive. If one's "life force energy" is low, then we are more likely to get sick or feel stress, and if it is high, we are more capable of being happy and healthy."
"Reflexology is the application of appropriate pressure to specific points and areas on the feet, hands, or ears. Reflexologists believe that these reflex points correspond to different body organs and systems, and that pressing them creates real benefits for the person's health."
"Tension & Trauma Release Exercises (or TRE®) is a simple yet innovative series of exercises that assist the body in releasing deep muscular patterns of stress, tension and trauma. Created by Dr. David Berceli, PhD, TRE safely activates a natural reflex mechanism of shaking or vibrating that releases muscular tension, calming down the nervous system. When this muscular shaking/ vibrating mechanism is activated in a safe and controlled environment, the body is encouraged to return back to a state of balance."
Body & Emotion Code
"Put simply the secret is this: The human body holds all of the answers that we need to help it function at its absolute peak. But then the question remains...how can we access this limitless healing database? The answer is simple: Combine the proven techniques of Muscle Testing with a groundbreaking new system...to unlock the hidden healing power of the subconscious mind...It is called The Body Code System...and it is the most advanced self-study energy balancing and healing system in the world."
"Aromatherapy is a type of alternative medicine practice utilizing fragrant/aromatic essential oils that are derived from a wide variety of healing plants. When inhaled or applied to the skin, therapeutic-grade essential oils (also sometimes called volatile oils) have been shown to help people overcome various health problems without the need for medications."
"Massage therapy consists primarily of hands-on manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, specifically, the muscles, connective tissue, tendons, ligaments and joints for the purpose of optimizing health."
We will be the ONLY Organic, Plant Based Restaurant in the area!
We will be the FIRST Green Fitness Gym in Rhode Island!
When you prepare and make food with Love - it tastes better!
An important aspect of our center will be organic, plant-based food that nourishes the body because it has the least amount of processing - just the way nature intended! Our restaurant will feature cafe-style seating for breakfast and lunch in our large, inspired-by-nature dining room. We will serve a more traditional sit down style dinner in the evening.
Our juice bar will offer freshly-squeezed juices all made with organic fruits and vegetables, with optional sweeteners such as honey and maple sugar. We will also offer pre-packaged juices and an assortment of homemade bakery and snack items for people who need a quick pick-me-up after their yoga class or wellness session!
Our Green Gym will synergistically benefit the personal fitness goals of our clients and the electrical requirements of the center. When in use, the cardio equipment that we will be using actually generates electricity for the facility rather than consumes it! That's right! People's workouts will actually produce green energy for our center creating a greener environment with every step made!
Our Yoga Studio will be one large room that can be divided into two smaller rooms if needed. It has large windows that allow for ample natural light from the sun. Our Yoga classes will be offered as part of our retreat packages, as well as to the general public.
We will have sauna rooms on each floor of our classic accommodations building. These two floors are directly above the fitness center and yoga studio. Clients and members will be able to relax and detox after their workouts.
Nature is at the heart of everything we do. We have plans to create several hiking trails throughout the perimeter of the property. We will be adding a labyrinth, "earthing paths", and a fire pit. The interior courtyard will be home to a new waterscape with a waterfall and a meandering stream. Our visitors will have ample opportunities to connect to all of the elements of nature both outdoors and inside. Our interior decor will be nature-inspired to create a calm and peaceful atmosphere for all who visit.
Near the front lobby of our center will be a store with items that have been specifically selected to support a person's personal journey. We will offer everything from basic toiletries for our travelers to juicers for our juice enthusiasts to products to recreate a peaceful environment at home. We will also carry a selection of yoga mats, gemstones and crystals, books, and essential oils, as well as unique gifts.
In a location just off our living room, there is a sun-filled room with built-in shelves that overlooks the interior courtyard. It is the perfect room for an in-house library. Our library will be a quiet place to read a large selection of cutting-edge and informative books that help explain many of the concepts that we will be teaching at our center. Because many of these books are hard to come by, we ask that our clients and guest enjoy reading them onsite.
Awaken Wholeness Center can accommodate up to 100 Guests at full capacity.
The Next Piece...
The World needs to change and that begins by awakening and empowering people! The final piece we are now working on now, is the funding to making this center come to life. It will take an estimated eight million dollars to do so. As soon as this piece of the puzzle is complete, we will let you know. Sign up below to be on our mailing list for center updates! ("Contact Us" page)
Some of Our Enthusiasts!
Wellness Center Consultant
"This will be the most complete, whole-life wellness center in the country! After all my 30 years in the alternative field, finally, one place that will offer it all. Body, Mind, Spirit - Love, Compassion, Awakening."
Mary Anne Bright
"The center will be a unique trendsetter on the cutting edge of innovative technology that will advance the fields of human and environmental wellness."
President of Lightfield Foundation
"This center, with the wide-ranging modalities offered, is able to assist and serve such a broad segment of the population in ways that are both highly relevant and unique."
LMT, Reiki Practitioner,
"This is a dream come true for me. An affordable, heart-centered, holistic wellness center, addressing Body, Mind, and Spirit, in a location surrounded by so much natural beauty. With the combination of unique leading-edge technologies, along with the education, support, and love from the practitioners, this will be a place of empowerment for people from all walks of life. I truly believe this is the medicine of the future."
"Increased awareness correlates directly with happiness, peace, and success yet far too many are currently unaware of the underlying issues and mechanisms that create their perspectives and reactions. A center of this magnitude and vision will offer a significant opportunity to all those searching for the greatest version of themselves as it will provide a holistic experience of physical and spiritual wellness."
Sound Alchemist &
"In the current planetary climate, one thing we can count on is constant change. As we are called to dance deeper into out creative selves, it's exciting to have the Awaken Wholeness Center to support raising planetary consciousness as well as for personal healing and growth. A model for humanity to follow in all aspects of health, abundance, joy, and community. Creating a world that serves All!"
Spiritual Teacher &
Radio Show Host
"I'm thrilled that you're creating the Awaken Wholeness Center and my longstanding school, Heart River Center for Intuitive Healing, would love to be involved. The opportunity to bring new consciousness and wholeness to such a beautiful location is a dream come true. Please count me in to become a regular contributor."
Counselor & Yoga Teacher
"I have long been on a journey toward personal Wholeness and Truth. It has become more and more challenging to find modalities and practitioners truly focused on guiding and supporting an expansion of Consciousness. How amazing it would be to have a center, a safe haven, dedicated to supporting the ever-expanding levels of Consciousness, Love, and Light within the individual and on the planet!"
CI/CT, LMT, RMT, CBTR
Certified Biofield Tuner
"A Consciousness Center like this will fuse the coast of RI with a vibrancy guaranteed to manifest excitement and interest. People are hungry for soulful healing and connection, for peace of mind; the timing couldn’t be better. I am honored to be part of such a community of heartfelt innovation."
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
In order to address the growing interest about Awaken Wholeness Center, we created these Q&A's and shared them on our Facebook page as well.
What will the focus of the Center be?
Our focus will be on empowering people! We will provide our clients with new lifestyle options that will take them from survival mode to a mode in which they can thrive. We will help our clients to transition away from the Standard American Diet (SAD), release deep-rooted emotional issues and traumas, provide empowering perspectives and offer the tools to create and maintain a lifestyle that enables a person to feel fulfilled, joyful and a sense of overall well-being. The unique, and in some cases one-of-a-kind, modalities that we plan to offer will aid in cultivating new abilities that many people have never experienced before, such as self-healing abilities, perceptive abilities and intuitive abilities. Fears, traumas, anger, depression, and physical hindrances will be free to fade away, and our clients will transition to the best version of themselves so that they can feel strong, healthy, alert and awake.
What kind of scale are we talking about?
The Center will employ around 30+ people. It will cost eight million dollars to acquire and fully set up the 54,000 square foot facility and its surrounding 35 acres. This includes some renovations and installations, purchasing various modalities and technologies, and setting up the restaurant, kitchen, juice bar, fitness center, store, in-house library, overnight accommodations, handicap accommodations, as well as interior paint, marketing budget, and all outdoor renovations including landscaping, adding hiking trails, resurfacing the parking lot, redoing the main entrance road, and adding stone work at the front entrance that is a wider and more visually appealing. It also allows for startup reserve capital. When we look at all of the various aspects of the Center once it is up and running, we will realistically be able to serve and empower tens of thousands of people each year.
Where will the Center be located?
We have found a wonderful location that is set on 35 beautiful acres located in South Kingstown, RI. The facility is set back from a major highway which provides tranquility, yet offers perfect exposure where 80,000+ people drive by its entrance daily.
Are people ready for a Center like this?
Absolutely! People are awakening and ready for change. Many have been struggling and desperately seeking a lifestyle that will lead them away from the downward spiral that they have been experiencing and toward the light. Many feel totally overwhelmed with health issues and life in general. The good news is that the majority of these struggles can be overcome. Given the proper tools and support, one can transition to a life full of freedom and new opportunities.
What are the nearest airports and train stations?
Distance to Major Airports:
TF Green Airport (Providence, Rhode Island) – 25 minutes
Logan International Airport (Boston, Massachusetts) – 1 Hour 20 minutes
Bradley International Airport (Hartford, Connecticut) – 1 Hour 45 minutes
Distance to Local Train Stations:
Amtrak: Kingston, RI - 15 minute cab/Uber ride
Wickford Junction commuter rail (Boston, MA to Wickford, RI) - 15 minute cab/Uber ride
What modalities will you offer?
As a training ground to empower people, the Center will offer a wide variety of services and modalities that touch on both physical and mental/emotional health and wellness. We will offer the following:
FLO Unit with Upgrades
Body Code & Emotion Code
TRE (Tremor Release Exercise)
Past Life Regressions
Giant Amethyst Geode (In which one can meditate)
1-3 Week Retreats
Sound Therapy (Gong Baths and Crystal Bowls)
Will you offer retreats?
Yes! We will be offering 1-3 week long retreats that will allow guests to immerse themselves in a new transformational lifestyle. Retreat clients will have full access to the entire center along with an additional private space designed specifically to be a quiet haven.
What will the accommodations be like?
We will offer four types of accommodations. We will have private rooms with shared bathrooms, a couple of private rooms with private bathrooms, an upscale European hostel-style arrangement with shared bath, and several large suites to accommodate families and those who seek a more luxurious experience.
What will the Restaurant be like?
We will offer healthy, high-quality, plant-based meals using organic and local ingredients free of white refined sugar. Our meals and smoothies will be made in-house and minimally processed. Our goal is to offer healthy food that supports a continuing journey to health and wellness. Our food will always be made with Love - both your body and taste buds will know the difference!
How much will it cost to attend?
Our goal is affordability. We want our Center to be accessible to as many people as possible. We recognize that the world changes one person at a time, and the more people that have access to the tools, classes and education, the more people will be empowered. We will routinely offer free lectures and education to the public. Every person is important to us, and we will strive to make this Center available to as many people as possible.
What steps have been made so far?
Toured the property and did an extensive walk through with three realtors
Took GoPro video of entire interior of center to use for planning purposes
Made interior and exterior current and future floor plan maps
Formulated plans for all interior and exterior building renovations
Researched energy efficient/green options that reduce our energy consumption and minimize our environmental impact
Hired professional landscape architect to do basic drawing of the grounds
Nearly completed all research and collection of data for an extensive business plan
Gathered metrics by talking to other business owners and gathered pricing and talked to vendors
Compared metrics and reviews from other centers in the region
Took a week long informative one-on-one class with Michael Bergonzi founder of Vibrant Health Institute who has spent a lot of time working at numerous alternative health centers including Hippocrates Health Institute and Optimum Health Institute. Michael has had many invaluable experiences which also include working at Wilson & The Raw Food Institute, working with Ellen Tart-Jensen a Nutritionist at Bernard Jensen International and he even worked with the famous songwriter Jewel for 3 years. Michael was a wealth of knowledge and shared much of it with us and also expressed great interest in working with us with our center!
Recently sponsored and conducted a retreat at Nine Mountain Resort in Plainfield, MA to test the waters on how to run a successful retreat
Created / tested possible restaurant menu items and found a chef that runs a successful restaurant in Colorado that will advise us
Outlined potential retreat, lecture, and class curriculum
Generated an extensive list of items that would be sold in our store
Attracted the interest of more than a dozen individuals that want to relocate to be a part of the center
Had discussions regarding how to incorporate the Lightfield Foundation and other technologies such as the Harmonic Egg with the Presidents of each respective technology
Flew to San Diego, CA to crate up a Flo Unit which has graciously been given to us for our center
Formed a team of Advisers
Watched countless hours of documentaries and YouTube videos providing us with valuable information and perspectives on current trends in the alternative healthcare industry
Created this website to present to others our vision for this center
What are you currently working on?
We are now primarily finishing up the extensive business plan. We are also working on getting the necessary eight million dollar funding to bring about the creation of the center. We are also connecting with like-minded individuals that would love to be a part of the center. We will soon be enrolling in a RI restaurant health compliance class. We are doing whatever we can to help make this center a reality!
What is the time frame?
Ideally, we would like to purchase the building within the next 1-2 months so that we can start renovating it and setting it up. We feel that the renovations, permits, training, curriculum, and setup will take us approximately 8 months to complete.