A Personal Perspective | About
Ph.D. (Therapeutic Counselling),
O. Min. (Interfaith)
Reiki Master, n.d.
Rev. Barry is a true Renaissance man who works
as an Interfaith Minister, intuitive medium, naturalist, educator,
artist, graphic and exhibit designer, museum professional, author
and counsellor. Having a strong connection to Spirit since birth,
he has dedicated himself to sharing the certain knowledge that
there is no death and that we are Spirit.
Rev. Barry has worked for over 30 years as an
Interfaith/Pastoral Spiritual Counsellor, Medium and Healer helping
people develop their understanding and connections to Spirit.
Rev. King, co-founder, President and Senior Minister with the
PEI-IM (Prince Edward Island Interfaith Ministry) and OIIM (Open
International Interfaith Ministry), the Educational Director for
OIIM’s seminary program NTI (iNtuitive Times Institute),
the founding Chair for the WCIC (World Council of Interfaith Congregations)
and is registered as a Naturotherapist with ANN (the Association
for Naturotherapists and Natauropaths). Barry has an active practice
for readings and consultations as a spiritual medium.
M.Ed. (Counselling), Ph.D. (Therapeutic Counselling)
O. Min. (Interfaith), n.d.
with Canadian Guidance & Counselling Association
Rev. Sandi has the honour of being awarded the
2009 National Counsellor Practitioner Award by the Canadian Counselling
and Psychotherapy Association, is considered one of Canada’s
1994 top seven innovative educators as a 1994 National Hilroy
Fellowship winner. In 1992, a program she coordinated won the
National Conference Board of Canada's Business Education Partnership
and she is a featured woman in the Zonta Charlottetown 2000 publication,
Making History: A Celebration of Prince Edward Island Women of
the 20th Century. She has over 30 years experience in special
education and counselling in both the public school system and
in private practice. Sandi is a cancer survivor and one of the
founding board members of the Canadian Breast Cancer Network and
the PEI Breast Cancer Network. She is dedicated to sharing the
gifts of well being found through techniques and methods that
integrate body, mind and spirit; and mind over body techniques.
Her passion is assisting clients to deepen their personal connection
to the Divine: a road to spiritual/emotional wellness.
Rev. Sandi a retired school counsellor, registered as a Naturotherapist
with ANN (the Association for Naturotherapists and Natauropaths),
Vice-President of the PSCCC (Pastoral and Spiritual Care in Counselling
Chapter) of the CCPA (Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association),
President of the ISGC (Interfaith Seminary Global Council), is
co-founder, Treasurer and a Senior Minister with the PEI-IM (Prince
Edward Island Interfaith Ministry) and OIIM (Open International
Interfaith Ministry) and Registrar for OIIM’s seminary program
NTI (iNtuitive Times Institute).
Rev. Barry and Rev. Sandi, have
worked together as a team as advocates for the Interfaith Movement
for over 30 years developing the PEI Interfaith Ministry and the
Open International Interfaith Ministry - www.interfaithministry.com.
For over 5 years they produced and published the Interfaith magazine
called “The Intuitive Times” with a distribution of
up to 20,000 per issue - www.intuitivetimes.ca. Rev. Barry &
Rev. Sandi have offered spiritual counselling and pastoral services
for many years and have spoken on the interfaith perspective as
well as spiritual and intuitive counselling for the last several
years at the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association’s
Rev. Susan Eaton
NTI Associate Professor, O.M.,
CASC, Reiki Master
Rev. Susan is a Junior Minister and Board member
with the PEI Interfaith Ministry and OIIM. She is deeply committed
to life-long spiritual growth, offering support to others in their
personal spiritual journeys. As an OIIM Interfaith Minister she
provides a safe forum for discussion and sharing of ideas and
experiences of Gifts of Spirit. She is noted for a gentle, reassuring
approach to teaching and sharing that encourages and assists those
who would like to develop their own spiritual gifts.
As an Interfaith Minster, Rev. Susan works to encourage understanding
and acceptance of all positive spiritual paths. She has conducted
services, lectures, and workshops for many years which speak to
people of diverse backgrounds and spiritual paths. Active in her
community, Rev. Susan brings people together through her volunteer
work with many organizations, including the P.E.I. International
Friendship Association and the International Tea House.
Owner of A.R.I.S.E. Counselling,
Facilitation and Training Services, Counselling Services, BA,
BEd, MEd, CCC and NTI student
Ellen holds a Masters of Education in Counselling along with courses
in teaching adults, gerontology, front-line leadership, peer counselling
and relationship enhancement. She is a Certified Canadian Counsellor
with the Canadian Counselling Association. She has written career
development and professional content for software such as Choices;
training programs to assist at-risk youth return to school, adults
in transition, and career decision making which have been successfully
used in North America, Hungary and Romania. As a former director
of advocacy and communications for the Canadian Paraplegic Association
national office, she co-wrote and delivered a highly successful
self-advocacy training program for clients and staff of various
national associations providing services to persons with disabilities.
She has also written articles on career counselling from a Holistic
Perspective and Grief as a transformative process for The Intuitive
Times. Ellen presently owns her own business, A.R.I.S.E. Counselling,
Facilitation and Training Services where she continues to share
her passion for helping people and organizations grow, through
personal counselling, communications training and organizational
Lay Minister Debra Lynn Sinclair
LM, CASC, Certified Hypnotist,
Reiki Master and OIIM Spiritual Arts Practitioner Apprentice
I am a 55 year old retired Lab
Technician. During the 5 years prior to my NTI studies I studied
and became a Reiki Master\Teacher, and a certified Hypnotist.
I use my skills in a volunteer capacity with Wellsprings Stratford,
an organization for cancer survivors and their families. I also
hold a small meditation group using Guided Meditation, from my
home and am hoping to offer the same with Wellspring in the fall.
I have most recently developed a 7 session course on the Chakras
– our energy centres. Last year I opened a Chapter of the
OIIM and started a home Interfaith Centre in Stratford, ON.