Jon

Handelman

For over a decade, Jon has coached, taught, and inspired people all around the world. With a passionate presence, a variety of exciting tools and methods, and an deep understanding of the science of attaining success and the art of fulfillment, he teams with you to energize your life and soar to your full potential. 

Jon teaches classes and workshops on empowerment, goal setting, forgiveness, emotional mastery, intimacy and trauma at various festivals, gatherings and institutions around the world. He has trained schoolteachers on how to build more meaningful connections with their students and facilitates a weekly men's groups called "Men's Lives". He also runs an all gender all ages weekly free frisbee league to promote healthy living and community building.

Jon has a business degree from Concordia University, and has studied Coaching for Transformation, Non-Violent Communication, and Robbins-Madanes Training, among many other disciplines. He co-created Awakening Harmony, a musical connection retreat that promotes emotional empowerment and vulnerability. He was the director of Montreal's largest children's day camp for 6 years and was a team building coach for high performance athletes for 5 years. Jon has been coaching and counseling for more than 10 years and enjoys yoga, authentic relating, music, acrobatics, gardening and woodworking. He lives in Asheville, NC and is co-owner of a community land project that hosts workshops on growing food sustainably and creating resilient communities.