Schedule and Special Events

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Psychotherapy Schedule

Thursdays, from 9:00am until 5:30pm

Initial session: 60 minutes
Following sessions: 45-50 minutes
Major Insurances accepted along with Self-Pay
For appointments call 309-793-7881


Inside the Now

Thursday, June 23-August 18 (no class on July 21),
6:30-8:00pm

$11 per class
An eight (8) week new Mindfulness Meditation series that takes you to the next level of awareness and helps you anchor your state of mind deep in the here and now. For experienced meditators only. Walk-ins welcome until July 7th, when the circle of meditators closes to allow for a more intimate & meaningful experience.
Rita Melissano, Ph.D.
Call 309-793-7881 to register


Upcoming Training

Reiki Level I

Sunday, June 26,
9:00-6:00pm

10.8 CEUs Available upon Request!
Learn about the ancient tradition of Reiki, its healing power now known worldwide, its history, traditions, specific treatments for self and others, the Chakra System, the practice of the Five Principles & the Code of Ethics: a life-changing experience!
$115 (with handout, a book & certification of Usui Shiki Ryoho Tradition)
Free for Reviewers

Reiki Master Teacher: Rita Melissano, Ph.D.
Call 309-793-7881 to register by June 23, the deadline to drop/send your check to Satva Center, 709 19th St. Rock Island, IL 61201.

“Mindfulness Training”

Wednesday, June 29-August 24 (no class on July 20)
6:00-8:00pm

$270 General public participants
$390 Physicians (such as M.D., M.O. P.A., Nurse Practitioners etc.)
$330 non-physician Professionals (such as Psychologists, MFT, Social Workers, Counselors etc)
Learn how to control Stress, Depression, Anxiety, Pain, PTSD & more through principles and practices of Mindfulness, as a powerful alternative to medication, supported by evidence-based research studies and ancient traditions. Find a new balance and peace of mind in your life through an eight week-long (about 20 hours) group training which includes time for personal consultation and a mini retreat on July 30 (1:30-4:30pm).

Call 309-793-7881 to register by June 27, the deadline to drop/send your check to Satva Center, 709 19th St. Rock Island, IL 61201.

“Creating Sacred Spaces in Your Home”

Thursday, June 30
5:00-6:30pm

$25
Learn how to create a sacred altar in your home to meditate, pray and enhance Health and Healing according to the Vedic science of Vastu Shastra, the original Feng Shui.

Rita Melissano, Ph.D.
Register & Call 309-793-7881

Holistic Psychotherapy

Wed-Thur-Fri,
in Rock Island & Davenport.

Dr. Melissano is a clinical psychologist from Italy who has also a doctorate from the USA in marriage & family therapy. She provides holistic individual, couple and family therapy in English, Spanish, Italian and French on a variety of psychological & relational issues to help you achieve balance and peace of mind in your life and with your loved ones. She will also suggest natural remedies and alternatives to conventional medication, paying attention to all aspects of your life (e.g. your sleep, what you eat, drink etc.)
Most Insurances accepted along with Self-Pay

For appointments call 309-793-7881

Select any of the Programs – Available on an Ongoing Basis:

Mindfulness Meditation

Thursdays, 6:30-7:45pm
Suggested donation $10
Rita Melissano, Ph.D.

Meditation Personal Consultation

For beginners or experienced meditators to learn or deepen your meditation practice
by appointment
$50 (1hr session); $25 (30 min. session)
Rita Melissano, Ph.D.

Personal, Couple & Group Mindfulness Retreats

Enjoy the gardens, the labyrinth and fire circle, get a traditional Thai massage, do T’ai Chi and join a meditation session for inner reflection and healing, under the compassionate guidance of a meditation and spiritual teacher, Reiki Master Teacher, Light Giver and an ordained minister who is also a holistic psychotherapist.
Rita Melissano, Ph.D., *Scheduled by appointment and tailored to your needs.
Call 309-793-7881 to register & for more information

Mindfulness Training in Organizations, in Education & the Corporate World

Bring the benefits of Mindfulness into your workplace, the health care and educational system.
Inquire for Dates, Location, Rates & Training Format
Rita Melissano, Ph.D *Scheduled by appointment and tailored to your needs. Call 309-793-7881 to register & for more information

ENTER ONE SACRED SPACE IN PEACE AND HARMONY

Satvic Blessings!




ONGOING CLASSES – - – To Register Call (309) 793-7881


Enjoy a Healing Session or Class:


T’ai Chi

Thursday, 5:00 – 6:00 pm
$10 (1 group class)
$50 (6 group classes)
$25 (1 individual session)
John Hawry, MSN, MA

Holistic Life Coaching/Healing Session

$100 1hr.
Rita Melissano, Ph.D. – by appt

Reiki Treatment

$50 1hr; $25 30min – by appt
Mary Brownson, BA, Reiki Master

Reiki Treatment for Pets

$20 30min. session By appointment
Call 309-793-7881 to schedule & arrange a session
Rita Melissano. Ph.D.

Light Session

Love Donation – by appt
Rita Melissano, Ph.D.

Thai Body Work

Full Body – by appt
$50, 1hr
$80, 90min
$95, 2hrs
Foot – by appt
$25, 30min
$45, 1hr
Ao Unchalee Haas, Thai Massage Therapist