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Monday, April 15, 2013

Dear Friends

It is my great pleasure to announce that my very special guest on the Dr. Anne Marie  Evers Show is Dr. Bernie Siegel, who prefers to be called 'Bernie.'

Perhaps you have wondered about Bernie, what wonderful books, writings, etc. that he has done, well now your can read all about him and his work here and also have the opportunity to speak personally to Bernie ----

SHOW:    Dr. Anne Marie Evers Show
PLACE: on Saturday, April 20, 2013
TIME:     12:00 noon-1:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time


The Toll Free Number to call to speak personally with Bernie is 1-877-230-3062

Visit Bernie's website and learn more @

Woody Allen once said, "If I had one wish it would be to be somebody else." Bernie's wish was to be a few inches taller. His work has been such a growth experience that he is now a few inches taller. His prediction that in the next decade the role of consciousness, spirituality, non-local healing, body memory and heart energy will be explored as scientific subjects.

For many--Bernie needs no introduction. He has touched many lives all over our planet. In 1978 he began talking about patient empowerment and the choice to live fully and die in peace. As a physician he has cared for and counseled innumerable people whose mortality has been threatened by an illness. Bernie embraces a philosophy of living and dying that stands at the forefront of the medical ethics and spiritual issues our society grapples with today. He continues to assist in the breaking of new ground in the field of healing and personally struggling to live the message of kindness and love.

Bernie has been named one of the top 20 Spiritually Influential Living People on the Planet by the Watkins Review which is published by Watkins Books, an esoteric bookshop in the heart of London, England. Established over 100 years ago, thy are now one of the world's leading independent bookshop specializing in new, second-hand and antiquarian titles in Mind, Body, Spirit field.

Taking on the not-so-simple task of naming the most popular authors, religious leaders and spiritual  teachers in the world today, Watkins has produced a list of the 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People on the Planet.  Published in the spring of 2011 issue of their magazine, The Watkins Review, the list was compiled by taking several factors into consideration.

The 3 main factors were:
1. The person has to be alive
2.  The person has to have made an unique and spiritual contribution on a global scale.
3.  The person is frequently googled, appears in Nielsen Data, and is highlighted throughout the

The Watkins Review plans on published the 100 Spiritual Power List on an annual basis. This year's list is featured on their blog:


Dr. Siegel, who prefers to be called Bernie, not Dr.Siegel was born in Brooklyn, NY. He attended Colgate University and Cornell University Medical College. He holds membership in two scholastic honor societies, Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha and graduated with  honors. His surgical training took place at Yale New Haven Hospital, West Haven Veteran's Hospital and the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. He retired from practice as an assistant clinical professor of surgery at Yale of general and pediatric surgery in 1989 to speak to patients and  their caregivers.

In 1978 he originated Exceptional Cancer Patients, a specific form of individual and group therapy utilizing patients' drawings, dreams, images and feelings. ECaP is based on 'carefrontation,' a safe, loving therapeutic confrontation, which facilities personal lifestyle changes personal empowerment and healing of the individuals' life The physical, spiritual and psychological benefits which followed let to his desire to make everyone aware of his or her healing potential. He realized exceptional behavior is what we are all capable of.

Bernie and his wife and co-worker Bobbie, live in a suburb of New Haven, Connecticut. They have five children and eight grandchildren. Bernie and Bobbie have co-authored their children, books and articles. Their home with its many children, pets and interests resembled a cross between a family art gallery, museum, zoo and automobile repair shop. I still resembles there things, although the children are trying to improve its appearance in order to avoid embarrassment.


Bobbie graduated from Oswego State Teachers' College with a BS in Early Childhood Education.
As she says it prepared her to educate and train Bernie. Even he admits her guidance has helped him become the person he is today. Bobbie and Bernie married in 1954.

After raising 5 children and teaching kindergarten she began to help Bernie with his ECaP  groups and workshops, She has worked with many participants to help with their drawing interpretations and make the workshop groups aware of the importance of humor in healing. She often contributes one-liners to presentations to allow people to experience humor and see how laughter affects them physically. This leads to her getting more grateful comments than Bernie. She and Bernie both enjoy a home still filled with their children's things pets and love.

                                               BERNIE'S PUBLISHED BOOKS

LOVE, MEDICINE & MIRACLES - 1st book. This event redirected his life


HOW TO LIVE BETWEEN OFFICE VISITS   He is currently working on other books with the goal of humanizing medical education and medical care, as well as empowering patients and teaching survival behaviors to enhance immune system competency. Bernie's realization that we all need help dealing with difficulties of life, not just the physical ones, led him to write his 4th book . . . ..

PRESCRIPTIONS FOR LIVING (4th book). It helps people to become aware of the eternal truths and wisdom of the sages through Bernie's stories and insights rather than wait a personal disaster. He wants to help people fix their lives before they are broken and thus not have to become strong at the broken places.

HELP ME TO HEAL   To empower patients and their caregivers and also 365 Prescriptions for the Soul

SMUDGE BUNNY  Children's book about how difficulties can become blessings


LOVE, MAGIC & MUD PIES   A prescription for parenting on love

BUDDY'S CANDLE   For children of all ages related to dealing with the loss of a loved one, be it a pet or parent

Remember that date again is Saturday, April 20th, 2013!

See you there!