Self As Instrument: Tapping into our Somatic Intelligence for Authentic Connection

Thursday, October 5 | 2:45 pm – 4:20 pm | Providence 3

Join Gayle for a warm welcome to our conference and discover a new way of connecting with ourselves and others. Through somatic practices, we will gain insights into our deeper truths, enhance our connections with others, and become more attuned to the space around us. This session will expand our somatic awareness, allowing us to fully engage with the conference sessions and cultivate whole-body presence. 

Gayle Colman

Gayle Colman is one the country’s leading experts in personal finances through her innovative work in Integral Wealth Advisory Services and the creator of Somatic Finance®. She is a coach, writer, entrepreneur, and financial planner with 40 years of professional experience and the author of The Body of Money: A Self Help Guide to Creating Sustainable Wealth through Innate Intelligence.

Gayle’s holistic approach to wealth advisement champions not just exterior financial health, but also the interior aspects of money mastery: beliefs, patterns, desires, family-of-origin stories. Her unique blend of experience and training guides clients from confusion to refreshing clarity, integrating inner values with real-world practicality.

Tapping into decades of training and practice developing the field of Somatic Finance®, Gayle’s unique meditative and embodiment practices demystify our money woes, tend to wounds created by generational trauma, and put financial agency squarely back in our own hands, creating clarity and confidence around our choices rather than overwhelm.

Along with certifications as a CFP® and Master Integral Coach®, Gayle is a Big Leap Coach through the Hendricks Institute and a Certified Teacher in the Gateless methodology. She is co-founder of Colman Knight Advisory Group, LLC, a holistic and integral wealth advisory firm based in Massachusetts.