Welcome to my Studios! I’m Susan.

I’m a Mindful Eating/Mindful Living Coach,

One of the first Nutrition Counselors in the country to establish a private practice offering NoDiet/Intuitive Eating.

Certified Health Coach, Writer, Painter, Meditator, Rule Breaker. Gentle, Playful Guide.

I believe Art is Self-care.

I believe when you create, you shift your focus from fearful thinking & body dissatisfaction

 towards—

peace, presence, play, confidence.

My Studios are safe, healing play-spaces,

where you will learn practical and playful tools

to help you THRIVE and create meaningful, joyful lives.

 

For the last 3+ decades, and in over 25,000 client meetings,

I’ve brought my practice & love of art, meditation,
& writing, into the mindful, healing process I teach.
I’ve shared simple ways to use meditation/creativity/art to nourish your soul, calm your mind,
bring you back to the moment and to yourself.
If you have yet to find your true voice, or tools that work for you, I’m glad you’re here.
If you’re struggling with overwhelm, being pulled in too many directions, out of touch with your body
and want to feel more at ease and peaceful, you’re in the right place.
I welcome your open heart, open mind, and messy hands!

 

It’s my great joy to assist you as you venture out on this new path: Eating, living, and creating—mindfully, joyfully, intuitively, confidently.

 

Thank you for joining me on this creative adventure!

 

Susan
   
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CURIOUS?

LOVE TO HAVE YOU SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEWSLETTER COMMUNITY & RECEIVE MY  “CRAYON” MEDITATION AS YOUR GIFT.

CURIOUS?

LOVE TO HAVE YOU SUBSCRIBE TO MY NEWSLETTER COMMUNITY & RECEIVE MY  “CRAYON” MEDITATION AS YOUR GIFT.

"What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for spirit."
~ John Updike

RAVE REVIEWS

"It wasn't until I began working with Susan that I started to feel hope for a happy and peaceful life. I am not only healing my relationship with food and my body, but altering my entire life to reflect the person I really am. With Susan's gentle guidance and intelligent insight, I am able to make kinder choices to facilitate a life with peace. I am forever grateful for finding her!”

~Tiffany

“I used to be a hot mess, but now I’m awesome!”

~S

 

“Everything in my life has changed and I have Susan to thank for it. She listens to me and understands.

She gets me. In every meeting, she reflects back to me something so valuable--it's like a light bulb goes off!

She is a wise teacher and compassionate friend."

~Christina

 

Susan does not tell me how to solve my problems, but she gives me the tools to solve them myself, and the support to persevere in this often trying endeavor. The tools can take the form of metaphors, visualizations, practices, or exercises, and they are always presented in a gentle, non-threatening, yet effective manner.

~Rebeccah

“When I started working with Susan, my life was a jumble of shoulds, have-tos and musts. The demands of success, family life and my own internal dialogue were dragging me around by the nose. I was exhausted, disconnected from my body and full of anxiety. Through the mindfulness work that Susan has taught me and guided me through, I have found my way to the incredible experience of living my life rather that merely surviving it. While the demands of business and home haven’t lessened, my relationship to them, as well as to food and my body have been radically transformed."

~Stephanie

RAVE REVIEWS

 

"It wasn't until I began working with Susan that I started to feel hope for a happy and peaceful life. I am not only healing my relationship with food and my body, but altering my entire life to reflect the person I really am. With Susan's gentle guidance and intelligent insight, I am able to make kinder choices to facilitate a life with peace. I am forever grateful for finding her!”

~Tiffany

“Everything in my life has changed and I have Susan to thank for it. She listens to me and understands.

(She gets me. In every meeting, she reflects back to me something so valuable--it's like a light bulb goes off!  )

She is a wise teacher and compassionate friend."

~Christina

 

Want to know more about how I can help You

end your struggles with

 food, body, weight,

connect w/your creativity,

& live more mindfully, peacefully and joyfully?

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS

I am happily putting together workshop experiences for your creative joy and growth.

Watch this space for updates and be sure to follow me on FACEBOOK for the latest info.

Recent Blog Posts

OH! SO THAT’S WHAT MINDFUL EATING IS!

By Susan Weiss Berry March 3, 2018
Little girls beneath an apple tree, playing with apples.

When I first meet with Evolving Eaters and we talk about their previous experiences with Mindful Eating, I realize, they have NOT been practicing Mindful Eating… …they’ve been practicing Fear Mind Eating. They say, When I try to eat Mindfully: ~It feels like I’m being asked to sit and be present with all my stress…

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The Art of Mindful Living: Susan Weiss Berry with Nicole Jackson Miller

By Susan Weiss Berry February 1, 2018
Photo of Susan Weiss Berry, Mindful Living Cocach in her studio.

Great tools and lots of information on the art of Mindful Living in my interview w/Nicole Jackson Miller, owner of The Project Designer. You will hear: What is True Selfcare ~ How to find clarity when you need to make a decision ~ How to step away from being constantly “on call” ~ What to…

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Let it Breathe A While

By Susan Weiss Berry January 28, 2018

On my easel today. Desire to keep fussing w/it, but I’ll let it breathe a while instead. This painting has had many lives. I’ve worked, waited, layered, fretted. I kept going thru my doubt and fear. #Paintingmakesmebrave

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