A video tour down memory lane. Our Journey in two minutes.
INN 2004 I enrolled at IIN and meet an incredible gal from Florida.
In 2005 I founded Clearpoint Center for Holistic Studies and Shannon joined me.
For seven years we ran retreats and events with a focus on Holistic Health, Lifestyle, Art and Spiritual Growth.
Events: The One Night Show.
EFT Workshops, Coaching and Training
Mike Cohen Kirtan
The Tapping Solution Documentary.
The Calling. (Soul-ed Out Show : -)
The Calling. (Sold Out Show)
Art Projects & Classes. "You can do it!"
Retreats. Organic blueberries and pie for anyone?
Joni Allen with Mike Cohen Kirtan
Song writer and Troubadour James McCarthy
gathering around the kitchen
and co-cooking nutritious and delicious food
The best part has been all the friends that we have made. Shannon with Michael Brown Author of The Presence Process.
In 2011 A Backyard Wedding. Can you guess who? Our ClearPoint 2.0 journey begins.
In 2012 our son Leo arrived and in 2014 our daughter Rinde completed us.
Some goats arrived too.
It's been a while....
Here we are today December 2017. Picking out a Christmas tree at a local farm.
With some much needed center upgrades.....
This funding is going towards new guest areas that will include a new dining room, vestibule, studio and renovated back bath area. This will replace a shower that sprung a leak and will include an indoor sauna and tiny kitchenette.
So we can continue to offer nature programs
In the Kitchen with Kids
Our beloved yurt is also in need of an upgrade with fresh paint, insulation, a wood stove, beds and bedding. A super cozy space for overnight guests. Interested? See our perks.
Updating our websites and marketing efforts.
I'm committed to my path as a holistic health coach and social entrepreneur. In 2016 I built a outdoor Finnish Styled Sauna and started a weekly practice, inviting members of our community over every Wednesday night. It has become such a special part of our lives that offers opportunities to heal and connect with others that we don't find enough of in our busy always on and plugged in culture.
This year I've enrolled in school to study and practice Ayurveda.
Clearpoint 3.0 is a space for our valued community and partners to find restoration and to recharge in a positive and uplifting setting.
desire to share
Your contribution will help me continue my mission has a social entrepreneur that seeks to lift up and enrich communities.
things have started to stabilize and its time for our next level, 3.0. Baby mode was 2.0.
Managing property and a center takes many hands and I'm excited to be
We started with building a much needed shower, our last one sprung a leak that couldn't be repaired. Some of our guests even had to resort to outdoor showers.
This lead to needing a indoor sauna and kitchenette
, indoor sauna, kitchenette
Past Success with The Calling
Healing Springs Movie
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At 35 years old Steve sold his wholesale floral business to follow a calling of opening a retreat center. His interests and extra funds from selling his business gave him the opportunity to explore traditional healing practices, meditation, yoga and spiritual seeking as a part time homesteader and globetrotter. He started with a summer long internship at the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY.
In 2005 Steve along with his wife Shannon, founded Clearpoint Retreat Center. Together they have hosted numerous guests, teachers, workshops and retreats. Steve has been featured in The Tapping Solution Documentary and The Calling Film which explores Traditional Wisdom of South African culture and the significance of following ones calling.
Steve is a commitment to being a life long learner and is currently enrolled in the Integrating Ayurveda program at the Ayurvedic Center of Vermont. Steve is a former U.S. Army Food Service Specialist, Business owner, certified Holistic Health Coach, and an internationally recognized expert in EFT/Tapping. He is an enthusiastic Health Motivator that is sure to get you going.
Shannon McCarthy is a visionary artist with a degree in linguistics and classical studies. She became enthralled with painting when she was just five years old and in 2006 made the decision to commit her professional life to the study and practice of classical and religious art. Her Art pervades throughout Clearpoint and doesn't stop with just paintings, her artistry has also found its way into the kitchen, which has blessed many of our treasured guests.
Shannon and Steve met at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in 2004 and were married in 2011. They welcomed their son Leo in 2012 followed by their daughter Rinde in 2014. She is currently studying with Sandra Wakeen Fine Art and is planning to continue her studies in Italy this fall.
You can visit Shannon at: http://shannonmccarthy.com