Meet Jo Ann
Meet Jo Ann Hammond-Meiers
CEO & Founder of Philanthropic Entrepreneur
Jo Ann Hammond-Meiers coaches evolving entrepreneurs. She lives in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and likes being a lifelong learner and professional who continues to develop her professional offerings and services. She has a Master Life Coaching Certificate and she is a Certified Law of Attraction Coach with Quantum Success Coaching Academy. She has integrated Coaching in her private practice and now is extending her outreach online.
She is CEO of Coaching Flow Success, an online firm that serves entrepreneurs who aim to succeed in their developing businesses. She maintains two separate businesses, one an in-person business and one, an online business. Before establishing a business co-owned with her husband, Dr. Gary Meiers, she had a solo entrepreneur business.
In her online business training Jo Ann took training with High Performance Academy, Experts Academy, and 10XPublishing with Brendon Burchard. She trained with Rich Schefren of Strategic Profits and Pete Williams in Profit Hacks. For two years she studied online with Ryan Eliason in Socially Conscious Entrepreneur training and Visionary Businesses. She studied with Rich German’s Epic Coaching, and learned about TeleSummits from Sage Lavine. She is a member of GKIC under Dan Kennedy’s and Dave Dee’s expert tutelage. She trains with the Social Media Program, ‘We First’, with Simon Mainwaring, learning social media branding and work with non-profits.
Jo Ann Hammond-Meiers
She has been influenced by visionaries such as Jean Houston who she originally heard present in 1981 and re-studied in 2012. She studied dance in New York for two years in the early eighties which taught her how to master movement and mindful awareness which she continued to learn within hypnosis, bodywork and mind, body, spirit integration.
Jo Ann is a certified Neurolinguistic Programming Practitioner. She trained, and practices in Milton Erickson’s Therapeutic Hypnosis. She has trained, and practiced in Craniosacrum Therapy, Trigger Therapy, Trager Therapy, and Bowen Technique, all forms of Body Therapies. She continues to study Energy Therapies, Positive Self-Talk, utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Techniques as well as Emotional Shifts, focusing on Integration Techniques that promote success at all levels.
She is a Registered Psychologist in Alberta Canada, (#1321), a Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist, a Registered Art Therapy (with American Art Therapy Association), and a Registered Canadian Art Therapist (with Canadian Art Therapy Association). She received a graduate diploma in Graduate Diploma in Distance Education Technology from Canada’s Open University in 2009.
She has been an entrepreneur for over 20 years and practiced in psychology since 1974. She worked in businesses from the time she was 14. She established the Alberta Creative Arts Therapy Center within the psychological services firm owned by her husband and herself. She has volunteered in the Edmonton Community in several schools over the last twenty years. She is an active member of the Amarok Society which is a Canadian Charity supporting ‘Mothers Teaching other Mothers to Teach Children’ in Bangladesh. She served on the Festival Ballet and the Edmonton School of Ballet Boards for several years. She was a Board Member of the Eating Disorders Educational Organization in Edmonton for many years.
She is a longstanding member of the Canadian Group Psychotherapy Association where she has been actively creating online course curriculum with a team. She is a trained Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (E.M.D.R.) therapist who has worked with clients who experienced Post Traumatic Stress Disorders and more. She has taught at St. Stephen’s College, Campus Alberta Applied Psychology, and the University of Lethbridge. She has supervised thesis, practicums for art therapists and dance/movement therapists, and supervised provisional psychologists.
Presently she is highly passionate and skilled and feels a calling to help entrepreneurs and small business owners succeed. She believes in clarity for actions and futuristic design.