TLC Newsletter Energy Healing for Animals 3.21.22

Animals and Energy Healing 

Sylvia M Tavares

Allergy Antidotes ™

Ask & Receive ™

Healy Frequency Healing

Usui Reiki Teacher/Practitioner

Animals are very receptive and responsive to Energy Healing



Sylvia Tavares: Pet Whisperer


Hello everyone,

As someone who works with energy healing, it can be challenging to describe how I work and what I do. Animals are open and receptive to the healing work I do. I can  communicate with them and send healing using muscle testing and Ask & Receive statements. And they receive the healing that’s needed.

Here’s an example from a kitty, Figgy, who was having a difficult time being afraid and not enjoying his life. After 4 sessions using specific healing modalities to help clear trauma and fear stemming from the trauma, they saw a significant change in Figgy’s ability to relax and feel safe. He’s now asking for food he wouldn’t eat previously.


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Date: March 20, 2022 at 10:05:02 PM EDT
Subject: Review for Figgy


I am utterly amazed at the difference in my cat Figgy after Sylvia worked on him. Figgy was fearful from the first day we got him 9 months ago. He was so scared of us, of noises, of people. He would hide under furniture for hours. We eventually got him to be comfortable with us but he was still super cautious and not cuddly. He preferred to be on his own in another room or in his cat tree, safely tucked away. Sylvia muscle tested him and found he had birth trauma, fear and terror surrounding that. She also sent him some homeopathic remedy for fright. The change in Figgy was immediate. He slept 5 hours that day! When he woke up he was so calm and relaxed. Not fearful at all. Even the vacuum didn’t scare him into a hiding spot! 3 days later when Sylvia called me to check on him, as soon as he heard her voice, he woke up and looked at me as if to say “Hey, I know her!”. Sylvia is truly gifted and has a very high success rate with her clients, and now a cat client! I will definitely recommend her to other pet owners who have challenges with their pets!


I am happy to discuss how I may help your beloved animal family member using distance Energy Healing skills.  Animals are very receptive, and responsive, and will often show improvements in a very short time. Rescue animals in particular may have a history of trauma from their past experiences that present as behavioral and health issues. the specific Energy Healing tools I use often clears traumas and provides gentle and loving support in the safety and comfort of their home.

Thanks for reading my blog. Feel free to ask any questions.

Please contact me here, through the Tree of Life Center FMI.

Sylvia Tavares

(207) 766-8469 or


19 Sheepscot Road

Newcastle, Maine 04553

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CBD now available at Tree of Life Center for Wellbeing


CBD Hemp Medicinals from Wild Folk Farm are now available at the Tree of Life Center for Wellbeing and offered as a option during your massage.


I’ve been watching the progress of CBD Hemp in pain management and as natural support for healing injury, anxiety, inflammation, muscle tension/pain, and chronic health issues, for some time now. With the recent upsurge in public awareness and legalization across the US, suppliers of CBD have been abounding, bringing with it much confusion in regards to quality, processing and testing. I have spent the last several months looking at these issues as well as the different suppliers and their products. I’ve read articles and talked with other massage offices specifically regarding using CBD in a massage practice, effectiveness and client reviews, and became convinced CBD would be a helpful option to the therapy work I provide. It also provides  another option for my clients wishing natural pain relief instead of pharmaceuticals with thier many negative side effects.

Pharmaceutical pain relievers work by blocking pain messages to/from the brain, they do very little to help the body heal the injury or chronic pain. Whereas natural medicines, such as herbal and homeopathic, work with the bodys innate healing system to repair and rebuild, while at the same time helping with the pain and inflammation.

Why I Chose Wild Folk Farm CBD products

Wild Folk Farm CBD is full spectrum. Medicinal Hemp is much more than just CBD content. There are over 90 compounds in medicinal hemp beyond CBD and THC, a full spectrum of cannabinoids, fatty acids, terpenes, and other nutrients.It is this full spectrum of elements working in concert with sound growing and processing practices which enable the synergy that’s at the root of what can make CBD medicine a uncannily potent healing tool. (1)

Wild Folk Farm is 100% Maine grown and not tied to any corporate farm or business. They grow rice, hemp, vegetables and strawberries by implementing no-till permaculture and human power practices to ensure each plant gets the utmost care. Their hemp comes from some of the best genetics in the USA. Combined wit healthy soils and permaculture growing practices (MOFGA MC3 Certification) their plants have some of the highest CBD to THC (40:1) in the country. Their batches are third-party tested in Portland to ensure each batch meets their standards. Wild Folk Farm hemp is Maine State certified (MADCF) and tested below 0.3% THC.v. (1) (test reports:

Wild Folk hemp plants meet organic growing standards, however current USDA/DEA regulations do not permit organic certification of the crop. The Maine Organic Farmers’ and Gardeners’ Association(MOFGA) certifies Wild Folk Farm hemp with their Certified Clean Cannabinol (MC3) label, certifying organic cannabis growing practices. (1)

MCT Oil Tintures

Created with organic MCT coconut oil, alcohol, & glycerin. CO2 ethanol distillate of the whole plant material to provide a variety of CBD concentrations. (1)

Available in 15ml, 30ml, 60ml in mild (200mg CBD/oz), Medium (500mg CBD/oz) High (750mg CBD/oz.

Therapeutic Salves

Therapeutic salves are a mix of distillate with a infusion of raw plant materials and organic oils intended for the treatment of pain and tension in the joints, muscles, and nerves, as well as for providing relieft from cramps.

Produced directly from their flowers and leaves, higher strength salves are wonderful for treating skin issues and minor muscle and nerve pain. To create this salve they cook the plant materials in oils using the same extraction processes as most herbal salves. This porcess yields a dynamic product with takes advantage of all the full-spectrum medicinal benefits the use of the whole hemp plant has to offer. (1)

Available in 1oz, 2oz, and 4oz sizes. Mild (100mg CBDoz), High (200mg CBD/oz) and Extra (2oz only) (400mg CBD/oz)


Nervine Adapotgen Alcohol Tinture

Stress Support

Blend herbal allies (MC3 CBD/Hemp, MOFGA certified Holy Basil, Lemon Balm, and Milky Oat). organic glycerin to amplify and sweeten the flavorful, terpine rich bouquet of herbal flavors. In combination provide support for three bodily systems which are crucial to interanl physiological/hormonal balance.

CBD/Hemp provides support to the endocannabinoid system which is responsible for choreographing the functions of nearly all processin in our bodies. Oat and Lemon Balm both act on the nervous system, supporting and nourishing the nervous systems work o f maintaining a calm and relaxed state. Tulsi, aka Holy Basil, which is classified as a “Adaptogen”. Adaptogens are a class of herbs which help regulate processes in the body by acting on the endocrine system, rather than performing a uniform “one size fits all” action, adaptogens instead support the action needed to address the specific circumstances called for to maintain hormonal balance hence the root of the word “adapt”. (1)

CBD, THC, and the Endocannabinoid System








In the 1990’s, scientists discovered endocannabinoids, the natural cannabis-like molecules produced by the human body. Scientists began to realize cannabis exerted its effects, in part, by mimicking our endocannabinoids. It appears the main function of the endocannabinoid system is to maintain bodily homeostasis—biological harmony in response to changes in the environment.Taxonomic investigation revealed that the endocannabinoid system is incredibly old, having evolved over 500 million years ago. Moreover, it is present in all vertebrates—mammals, bird, reptiles, amphibians, fish, etc, all produce endocannabinoids!10 

Research initially suggested endocannabinoid receptors were only present in the brain and nerves, but scientists later found that the receptors are present throughout the body, including our skin, immune cells, bone, fat tissue, liver, pancreas, skeletal muscle, heart, blood vessels, kidney, and gastrointestinal tract.11 We now know the endocannabinoid system is involved in a wide variety of processes, including pain, memory, mood, appetite, stress, sleep, metabolism, immune function, and reproductive function.12,13 Endocannabinoids are arguably one of the most widespread and versatile signaling molecules known to man. (2)












Clearly the body uses both CBD and THC receptors, however CBD has many of the benefits for pain and healing, and since CBD itself is non_psychogenec (does not produce a “high”), and since it CBD does not require a medical card and is legal most everywhere, it is the choice of many.

Many producers extract and manufacture CBD only, however since our body has receptors for many types of CBD, including THC, and since a product high in CBD with minimal THC is still legal most everywhere, and since we are still in the early stages of understanding how these work in the body, the choice of many is a full spectrum product that includes both but is in a high ratio of CBD:THC.

Online searches in (government website for published studies) will turn up hundreds of studies and additional info. Also, below are some links of intest for you to check out.

(1) from company litiature

(2) UCLA Health

The Endocannabinoid System. A Beginners Guide

Cannabinoids suppress inflammatory and neuropathic pain by targeting α3 glycine receptors

Cannabidiol as an emergent therapeutic strategy for lessening the impact of inflammation on oxidative stress.

Cannabidiol reduces intestinal inflammation through the control of neuroimmune axis.

Medical Cannabis Superior To Opioids for Chronic Pain, Study Finds

Is Cannabis an effective treatment for join pain?

Muscle Spasms and CBD Oil: Relief from Cramps and Pain

Spinal Cord Injuries & CBD Oil: Addressing Chronic Pain & Depression

The Endocannabinoid System: What You Should Know

CBD and Inflammation Studies – Summarized List

Cannabidiol  in anxiety and sleep disorders

Cannabidiol induces rapid-acting antidepressant-like effects and enhances cortical 5-HT/glutamate neurotransmission: Role of 5-HT1A receptors.

Benefits of Chiropractic Care

As many of you know, I’ve worked along with chiropractic doctors for over a decade. I can’t tell you how many patients I’ve worked with, in combination with chiropractic care, that had already gone the gamut of pain medications, muscle relaxers, anti inflammatory drugs, even surgery, and still had chronic pain with restricted mobility, and did not see significant results until beginning chiropractic and massage therapies. Often times drugs and surgery add further layers of pain and secondary health issues such as gut dysfunction, chronic nerve pain, high/low blood pressure, hyper cholesterol (as the liver pumps out cholesterol to fight inflammation from these interventions) and many other health complaints.

I often wonder where that patient would be at if holistic therapies such as chiropractic, massage, acupuncture, corrective strength training, yoga, had been employed before more invasive prescription medications and surgeries.


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In Health,



Setting Course For Optimal Health


Dana Tavares LMT, CPT

Tree Of Life Center For Wellbeing

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Tree Of Life Center Receives Better Business Bureau A+ Rating


We are very pleased the Tree of Life Center For Wellbeing has received a A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Maine.


Our goal at the Tree Of Life Center has always been to provide the very highest level of professional service for you and your family. This is especially important when it comes to your personal wellness care. We are pleased to be recognized by the Better Business Bureau for the efforts we have made, and continue to make every day. We do not take this rating lightly. The Better Business Bureau accreditation helps provide confidence for anyone seeking our services that may not have the benefit of a friends personal referral.

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