"I`d rather be seen for who I am and be alone, than to be accepted for someone I am not and be lonely."

NAME                           : Stephen Paul King
ADDRESS                     : 575 Burns St., Penticton,
                                        B.C., V2A 4W9, Canada
TEL.                               : (250) 490-9159
FAX:                              : (250) 492-4058
WEBSITES                    :www.steve-king.ca
                                       :www.backingevents.com
E-MAIL                         : stking@vip.net

MARITAL STATUS      : Married (to Jean), no dependents (three stepsons)

 

EDUCATION  1960-64 – Kennylands Boarding School, Reading, Berks, England.
                         1964-65 – Hornchurch College, Ardleigh Green, Essex, England.
                         General Certificate of Education – English, Commerce & Mathematics.
                         Royal Society of Arts:
                         Business & Office Studies,
                         English & General Studies,
                         Clerical Business Calculations & Commerce.
                         1983 – University of Victoria – Child Care 460.
                         1989 – Registered Clinical Counsellor, B.C. Ass. of  Clinical Counsellors.
                         1993 – Bachelor of Science degree in Health & Human Services,
                                     Columbia Pacific University.                         

WORK HISTORY  1965-76 – Stockbroking firms of Astaire & Co., LeMare, Martin

                                                  & Co, Spencer Thornton & Co., London, England.
                                1976-77 – Self-employed, Private Investigator, (London).
                                1978-80 – Manager, Cherry Grove Motel, Oliver, B.C.
                                1980-89 – Child Care Worker, Community Resources
                                                  Society, Penticton, B.C.
                                1998-03 -  Justice of the Peace, Penticton, B.C.
                                1989-present - Counsellor, Pathways Addictions Centre, Penticton, B.C.

AWARDS:
Interior Running Ass. Award 1984

Citizen of the Year 1987 - Penticton & District Jaycees

Ken Geary Founders Award 1987 - Ironman Canada

Good Citizen Award - Downtown Rotary Club

Best Local Male Athlete 2000 - 97 Magic FM

Sports Leadership Award 2001 - City of Penticton

President's Award 2004 - Sport BC

Frontrunners Walk of Fame 2010 - Victoria

Athletics BC Hall of Fame inductee 2012

Community Sport Hero - Sport BC/Kidsport 2018

Lifetime Achievement award - Triathlon BC 2019

ADDITIONAL:

Udemy on-line course instructor:

Attaining Authenticity

PTSD: Cleaning and Clearing Shock & Trauma

Addiction, Anxiety, Depression & Trauma

Zenler on-line course instructor (3 courses)

PTSD, Addictions, Authenticity & Existentialism

Thinkific on-line courses (2 courses)

PTSD: Collapsing the Traumatic Impact + Authenticity & Existentialism

Simpliv on-line courses

PTSD & Authenticity

Developed and managed Chamber of Commerce Job Entry programs.
Creator of the Ironman Canada Board Game.

Writer of the official Ironman Canada race song.

Ironman Canada instrumental

Writer of the Final Shuttle song.

ORIGINATOR, DIRECTOR, BOARD MEMBER:
Peach Classic Triathlon, Penticton Pounders Running Club, Skaha Lake Ultra Swim, Penticton Junior Triathlon, Blossom `10` Miler, Ironman Canada, Ultraman Canada.

TV COMMENTATOR for CBC, TSN, CTV, ESPN, Rogers Sportsnet, Shaw Cable:
World Triathlon Championships from 1988-1994, Ironman Canada, Nice Triathlon, B.C Winter and Summer Games, Vancouver International Triathlon, Vancouver Marathon, Victoria International Triathlon, St. Croix Triathlon, Texas Hill Country Triathlon, Kananaskis Relay, National 10km road race Championships, Canadian National Triathlon Championships, Vancouver Sun Run, Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Vancouver Int. Half Iron Triathlon.

DVD NARRATION:

The Distance of Truth

SpinFocus

Ironman Canada 30th Anniversary video

Appearance in movie:

A Second Chance - The Janelle Morrison Story

YouTube LECTURES/VIDEOS/SONGS:

Steve on Addiction and its Paradoxes, Ambivalences, Conflicts, Dilemmas, Quandaries, Conundrums & Ironies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mH7r83hUA5c

Steve's Okanagan College lecture on Addictions, Boundaries & Enabling

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slr9wFJnIGE&feature=share

Steve's illustrated whiteboard demo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0ZnMT9PHfE

PTSD: Cleaning & Clearing Shock & Trauma

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MwB_6Xm3LCs&feature=youtu.be

12 Steps to Authenticity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xw1BE5NBK5I

Thanks to you, my Wife
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VlxuHD_Yhu4

Jean
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9dmPfld_Gag

Road to Hell
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZFEMIsydFA

It's Late

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTLclHy4rCk

Peach Classic Tri

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Gns_vfCcwI

Running in the Zone

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_kB06w2tcNc

CD's - featuring Steve King/Bill Head

'Songs for Jean' 16 song CD- listen to samplers

'In the Zone' - The HeadBand - listen to samplers

'CELEBRATION' - Penticton - Celebrating a Century: Performed by Gillian Russell

Steve on cajon

Coco Jamboo

Gimme Shelter

ON-SITE PLAY-BY-PLAY RACE ANNOUNCER:

1994 Commonwealth Games (Swimming, Road Cycling and Race-Walks), 1999 Pan American Games, Ironman Canada, Ironman New Zealand, Peach Classic Triathlon, Victoria Half Ironman, Vancouver Int. Half Iron, Great White North Half Ironman, Apple Classic Triathlon, Victoria Int. Triathlon, Vancouver Triathlon, North Shore Triathlon, Echo Valley Half Ironman, Oliver Half Ironman, Desert Half Ironman- Osoyoos, Sylvan Lake Half Ironman, Shawnigan Lake Half Ironman, Sooke Half Ironman, Prestige Half Ironman (Cranbrook), Ultraman Canada, Ultra Canada 520K, Ultraman World Champs (Hawaii), Ultraman UK (Wales), Ultra Challenge UK, Ultraman Florida, Ultraman Australia, UCES Ultra Challenge (Spain), Ultraman Arizona, Grand Columbian Half and Full Ironman, Penticton Junior Triathlon, Summerland Sprint Triathlon, Walnut Grove Sprint Triathlon, Wasa Lake Triathlon, Cap Tex Tri (Austin, TX), Texas Hill Country Triathlon, U.S. Olympic Triathlon Trials (Bellingham,WA), Okanagan International Marathon, Vancouver International Marathon, Royal Victoria Marathon, Peach City Marathon, NB Fall Classic, Calgary Marathon, Banff Marathon, Blossom 10 miler, Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon, World Triathlon Championships (Kelowna 1988, New Zealand 1994, Vancouver 2008), 1991 Hawaiian Ironman World Championships, World Police & Fire Games (1989, 1997 and 2009 - Triathlon, Mountain Biking, Hill Climb, Cycling Road Race, Open Water Swimming, Half Marathon), National & Provincial Cross-Country Running Championships, Canmore Challenge Trail Races, National Cross-Country Skiing Championships, World Cup Cross-Country Skiing (Silver Star Mtn), Masters World Cup X-C (Sovereign Lake), Cariboo 50km Cross-Country Ski Marathon, Larch Hills Loppet, NorAm Canada Cup/Junior World Trials X-C Ski, Nickel Plate Loppet, BC Cup Loppet, Kamloops Spoke/Overlander X-C, NorAm/BC Cup Biathlon, Sovereign Lake Cross-Country Ski Loppet, Kelowna Apple Loppet, Ullers Winter Triathlon, National Mountain Bike Championships (Apex Mtn.), Vancouver Sun Run, Victoria TC 10kms, Richmond Flatlands 10kms, Lethbridge Moonlight Runs, 2010 World Masters Track & Field (Cross-Country and Race Walk), Kajaks Track & Field Meets, Grouse Grind, Seek the Peak, Haney - Harrison Relay and Solo, James Cunningham Seawall run, Langley Historic Half Marathon, B.C. Distance Swimming Championships, Blazing Saddles Criterium, Giro di Burnaby Criterium, JCI Discovery Challenge, Peachland 5/10kms, Steveston Sockeye Spin Criterium, Bike Barn 10kms, Feed the Valley 5kms, Banff Triathlon, Campbell Mountain cross-country run, Summerland cross-country run, Test of Humanity Mountain Bike, Whistler 50 Relay & Solo, Portland Triathlon, Vernon Xterra, Aboriginal Day 5kms, P'ayakentsut x-c ski (Whistler Olympic Park), Axel Merckx Granfondo, Surrey Int. World Music Marathon, Steve King Classic 100kms Relay and Solo, Terry Fox run, Alamo RunFest, Lavaman Keauhou Triathlon, Challenge Roth, Challenge Penticton, Challenge St. Andrews, St. Patrick's Day 5kms, Saskatoon Triathlon, Penticton Indoor Triathlon, Okanagan Falls Kids of Steel Triathlon, the Elevator Solo & Relay, Giants Head Grind, Cdn Nats Aquathlon champs, Cdn Nats Duathlon champs, Cdn Nats Cross Tri champs, Cdn Nat Long Course Triathlon champs, ITU World Long Course Triathlon Champs, ITU World Cross Tri Champs, ITU World Sprint Duathlon Champs, ITU World Standard Duathlon Champs, ITU World Aquathlon Champs, ITU World Aquabike Champs, Passo Apex Hill Climb, Super League Triathlon & Half Iron, Melissa's Road Race, Okanagan 24hrs Mtn Bike.

PERSONAL RACE HISTORY:
School – Track & Field, Cross-Country Running, Football, Cricket, Gymnastics, Archery.

RACE-WALKING:
-  Member of the Stock Exchange Airollo- Chiasso (Switzerland) relay team
-  2nd, London – Brighton 53miles (twice)
- 1st U.S. 50 mile Championships,
- 4th Flers, France (5 hour race)
- Centurion (race-walked 100 miles in under 24 hours) on British team.
- 1st BC Seniors Games 5kms/10kms

RUNNING:
- 1979 4th U.S. 50miles Champs (Canadian record)
- 1981 Marathon best 2:36:54
- 1983 50miles best 5:36:23
- 1983 50kms best 3:17:11
- 1984 Winner Lake Chelan Marathon
- 1985 2nd Canadian National 50miles Champs
- 1985 Great Walk - Gold River – Tahsis (64km) course record 4:30 (won event three times)
- 1987/88 Two time winner of Hawaiian Ironman Precurser Marathon - course record 2:37:58
- 1989 Western States 100 miles finisher
- 1989 1st master Seattle Marathon
- Four time age group winner at Couer D`Alene Marathon
- 1995 Six Canadian National age group records
- 1996 Winner - Kettle Valley 50kms
- 1997 BC Marathon Champion
- 1997 Winner - Kamloops `Walk in the Park` 50kms (new course record)
- 1997 Winner of inaugural Haney to Harrison 100kms
- 1995-97 Member of Canadian National 100kms team.
- 1999 Winner -  inaugural Brass Monkey 50kms
- 1999 3rd overall Peach City Marathon
- 1999 4th overall Couer D`Alene Marathon
- 1999 7th Masters - Comrades Marathon (56 miles) South Africa
- 2001 5th overall Peach City Marathon
- 2001 3rd overall Couer D`Alene Marathon
- 2001 2nd overall The Great Walk (64kms)
- 2001 2nd overall Salmon Arm 50kms
- 2001 4th overall Badwater Death Valley run (135miles)
 
TRIATHLON:
- 1984 6th Ironman Canada - 2nd age
- 1989 48th Ironman Canada - 5th age
- 1994 2nd Ultraman Canada (12km swim, 200 mile bike, 52.4 mile run) - 1st age
- 1999 206th Ironman Canada - 5th age

SPORTS & HEALTH RELATED:

COACH to Fred Johnson, who won Gold in the 400m and Silver in the Mile at the Special Olympics World Games, Baton Rouge, LA.

FOUNDER:
TRI-FIT International Sports Corp. (1983)
Publisher of TRI-FIT Quarterly, a national triathlon magazine (1983-86).
BacKing Events & Sports Team (BEST) www.backingevents.com

DESIGNER:
TRI-FIT fanny packs and sports bags.

AUTHOR:

12 Steps to Authenticity 2016

PTSD: Cleaning and Clearing Shock & Trauma 2016.

The Book of Existential Questions 2016.

Rapid Recovery: Accelerated Information Processing & Healing. Trafford Publishing, Victoria, BC. 2004.

Running in the Zone: a Handbook for Seasoned Athletes. Trafford Publishing, Victoria, BC. 2005.

Gin & Platonic and Other Short Stories with a Twist. (Margaret Ann Hayes) Webb Publishing, Kelowna, B.C. 2008. Contributing Writer.

Triathlete in Transition: An  Inspirational Common Sense Guide for the Novice Triathlete. (Ray Fauteux) Calgary, Alta. 2009. Contributing Writer.

TRI-FIT Training Log. Tri-Fit International Sports Publishing. 1986.

SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS on PEAK PERFORMANCE, OPTIMAL HEALTH & HEALING TECHNIQUES:
University of B.C., Calgary, Kelowna, Kamloops, Vancouver, Lethbridge, Penticton, Harrison Hot Springs, Campbell River, Vernon and Seattle.

ARTICLES WRITTEN for:
TRI-FIT Quarterly, Transitions Magazine, Fittingly Yours, B.C. Athletics, Pedal Magazine, N.W. Triathlete, Impact Magazine, was a regular columnist for the Penticton Herald.

POEMS PUBLISHED:
20th Century Poets. Regency Press; London, 1975.
The World`s Great Contemporary Poems. World of Poetry Press; Sacramento, 1981.

BOOK REVIEWS for:
Human Kinetics Publications.

Workshops/Seminars That I have Attended or Presented

ATTENDED

TITLE (Workshop)                                                                                 INSTRUCTOR/LOCATION                                                YEAR
 
Peer Counselling Brian Standing, Sorrento, BC 1983
Learned Helplessness Brian Harvey, Sorrento, BC 1983
Body Parts (Ericksonian) Larry Green, Kelowna, BC 1983
All Our Children Panel Discussion, Penticton, BC 1984
Operation Aware V. Swanson, Penticton, BC 1984
Treatment of Sexual Abuse Neil Solomon, Sorrento, BC 1984
Art Therapy Lori Grey, Penticton, BC 1985
Alcohol & Drugs Jo-Ann Pallet, Penticton, BC 1985
Working with Stress (Hans Selye) Sharry Schneider, Penticton, BC 1985
Suicide & Depression Dr. Steven Schofield, Kelowna, BC 1985
Accountability Case Management Francis Ricks, Penticton, BC 1985
Ethics & Legalities Kelowna, BC 1986
Beyond the Wall Neil Solomon, Kelowna, BC 1986
Self Image Dr. Madelaine Meuser, Penticton, BC 1986
Adolescent Sex Offenders Dr. Ralph Maddess, Kelowna, BC 1986
Relationships to Offender/Future Contact  Dr. Madelaine Meuser, Penticton, BC 1986
Advanced Counselling Strategies Neil Solomon, Penticton, BC 1987
Counselling–Generic Skills David Freeman, Penticton, BC 1987
Family Counselling David Freeman, Penticton, BC 1987
Myers-Briggs Tim Scobie, Naramata, BC 1987
Parts Therapy & Counselling Skills (monthly) (Milton Erickson Hypnotherapy  Neil Solomon, Penticton, BC 1987–1989
 

Sex Offender Group Treatment Program  Gary Brayton, Naramata, BC 1988
Sex Offender Group Treatment Program  Gary Brayton, Salmon Arm, BC 1988
Addictions Counselling Valerie Owens, Kelowna, BC 1989
Par For the Courts-Sexual Abuse Victims in the Justice System  Hunter McDonald, Linda Kemp-Keller & Wendy Harvey, Naramata, BC 1989
Heart in the Cyclone (Visualisation/Guided Imagery) Linda Pelton/Lynda Green, Penticton 1989
Ritual Abuse – Diagnosis, Assessment & Treatment  Dr. Catherine Gould, Vancouver, BC 1990
Dual Diagnosis–substances Dr. El Guebelly, Kamloops, BC 1990
Ritual Abuse/Satanism Rob Tucker, Penticton, BC 1990
Intimacy in Relationships Terry Kellogg & Marvel Harrison, Kelowna, BC 1991
Sexuality & Spirituality Kellogg & Harrison, Kelowna, BC 1991
Group Therapy/Therapeutic Modalities Dr. Kent Mahoney, Penticton, BC 1991
Dream Interpretation & Analysis Lee Brown, Oliver, BC 1991
Ritual Abuse Daniella Coates, Vancouver, BC 1991
Multiple Personality Disorder Dr. Marlene Hunter, Vancouver, BC 1991
Loss & its Effect on Adults & Children Dr. Nancy Reeves, Penticton, BC 1992
Youth & Drugs Liz Kunkle, Kelowna, BC 1992
Cross Cultural Issues in Treatment to First Nations People Bernice Squakin, Penticton, BC 1992
Advanced Hypnosis Training Des Cochrane, Marlene Hunter & Lee Pulos, Vancouver, BC 1993
Rapid Treatments for Phobias, PTSD & Addictions Dr. Roger Callahan, Vancouver, BC 1993
Huna Healing Theodore Bromley, Naramata, BC 1993
Paradox & Healing Peter Nunn, Naramata, BC 1993
Healing Power of Rhythm David Thiaw, Naramata, BC 1993
Alcohol & Drugs Prevention Symposium Silver Star Mtn., BC 1993
Assessing & Predicting Dangerousness Dr. Roy O`Shaughnessy, Penticton, BC 1993
Grief & Loss Tom Schooly, Kelowna, BC 1994
Panic Disorders Jim Weir (CMHA), Penticton, BC 1994
Mood, Mind & Appetite Dr. Michael Kelly (BioMed), Burnaby, BC 1994
Personality Disorders Dr. Sherry De Rappard (CMHA), Penticton, BC 1994
Motivational Interviewing Fran Jasiura, Kelowna, BC 1995
Treatment Trends in the Year 2000 Alcohol & Drug Services, Naramata, BC 1996
Chronic Problems & Possibility Therapy  Bill O`Hanlon, Kelowna, BC 1996
Anger Management Pathways, Penticton, BC 1996
Thought Field Therapy Levels 1 and 2 Jane Wakefield & Dr. Gary Flint, Vernon, BC 1996
Accelerated Information Processing Techniques. Wakefield & Flint, Vernon, BC 1996
NLP Introduction Helga Berger, Naramata, BC 1996
Korean Hand Therapy Joseph Ranallo, Naramata, BC 1996
St. John Ambulance Safety Oriented First Aid Emergency Level (Industry) Penticton, BC 1997
Occupational First Aid Level 1 Ruth Sawyer, Penticton, BC 1997
From Dissociation to Association Wakefield & Flint, Vernon, BC 1997
Justice of the Peace Basic Training Offices of the Chief Judge, Vancouver, BC 1997
BC Risk Assessment Model–Child Protection Brendan Flynn, Penticton, BC 1998
Brain Gym 1 Pat Brady, Penticton, BC 1998
Energy Balancing James Minckler, Naramata, BC 1998
From our Heads back to our Hearts Brock Tully, Naramata, BC 1998
Integrated Body Therapy  Cassie Benell, Naramata, BC 1998
Mental Health Forum Paulette Sailes, Dr. Barry Morrison, Penticton, BC 1998
Group Therapy as an Acute Treatment Model. Dr Hassan Azim, Penticton, BC 1998
Brain Gym 2 Pat Brady, Penticton, BC 1998
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Dr. Donald Duncan, Kelowna, BC  1999
War on Drugs Dr. Bruce Alexander, Penticton, BC 1999
Healing in Aboriginal Communities Wayne Christian/Kulli Meyer, Penticton, BC 1999
Medical Use of Controversial Drugs Dr. Robert Askey/Russ Cunnington, Penticton, BC 1999
Addictions, Law & the Community Dan Stirpe/Sean Peck/Doug Hughes, Penticton, BC 1999
Borderline Personality Disorder Karen Clarke, Penticton, B.C. 1999
Violence in the Workplace Mike Veliere, Penticton, B.C. 1999
WCB Level 1 First Aid Debby Clarke, Penticton, B.C. 1999
Suicide & Self-Harm Susan Armstrong, Penticton, B.C. 2000
Importance of Effective Treatments for Psychosis Dr. Don Addington, Penticton, B.C. 2000
Understanding the DSM 1V Dr. Joe Solanto, Kelowna, B.C. 2000
Complete Cellular Mind Body Alignment Gaye Burridge, Penticton, B.C. 2000
Restorative Justice-Healing & Closure vs. Punishment David Gustafson, Penticton, B.C. 2000
Prevention Resources Dr. Colin Mangham, Penticton, B.C. 2000
Art Guidance Karin Bauer, Penticton, BC 2002
ADHD, FAS, Antidepressants, Attachment & Dialectic Behavior Therapy  Drs. Duncan, Pipher & Wilson, Kelowna, BC 2002
Spirituality in Counselling Practice Mahmud Nestman, New Westminster, BC 2002
Dissociative Disorder Dr. J. Snelgrove, Penticton, BC 2003
Treatment Map for Anxiety Disorders Allan Clarke, Penticton, BC 2003
Sports Psychology Dr. David Cox, Penticton, BC 2004
Neuropsychological Sequelae of Dysregulation Dr. Ed Josephs, Kelowna, BC 2004
Energy Psychology in Psychotherapy Drs. Gallo, Hartung, Pulos, Vancouver, BC 2004
Critical Incident Stress Management B. Ramsay/L. Blaney - Nth Vancouver, BC 2004
Integrated Case Management Jamie Marshall, Penticton, BC 2004
Acute & Post Traumatic Stress Disorders Dr. Will Bussey, Penticton, BC 2004
Crystal Meth: Current Treatment Options Dr. Darryl Inaba, Kelowna, BC 2004
Drug Awareness J. Syrette & RCMP, Penticton, BC 2004
Methamphetamine Education/Awareness Highley, Meyers, Lizotte, Penticton, BC 2004
Dual Diagnosis - An Integrated Model  Dr. Kenneth Minkoff, Penticton, BC 2004
Co-Occurring Disorders - online program (nine modules) University of  South Florida 2004
Assessment Interviewing Dr. A. McIntyre, Health Centre, Penticton 2005
Suicide Assessment & Intervention Dr. John Cutcliffe, Penticton, BC 2005
Cognitive Behavior Therapy: A Life-Span Treatment Approach  Dr. Donald Meichenbaum, Kelowna, BC 2005
Bach Flower Remedies - Correspondence course Rosemary Burr, London, England 2005
Occupational First Aid Michelle - EMT, Penticton, BC 2005
Psych Intervention for Persons with Recurrent Suicide Attempts Yvonne Bergmans - Penticton, BC 2005
Control Field Therapy (15 hour video course) Dr. Savely Yurkovsky, New York 2006
Walking, Weight & Wellness
Dr. Martin Collis, Penticton, BC
2007
Harm Reduction - Setting the Vision for the Community
Nora Walker & Gayle Carrier, Penticton, BC
2007
Okanagan Health Forum - Eat to Live/The Portfolio Diet
Dr. Joel Fuhrman & Dr. David Jenkins, Penticton, BC 2007
Challenges & Choices - Saving our Children and Youth
Serge LeClerc - Penticton, BC
2007
The Neurobiology of Substance Abuse/Balancing the Brain
Dr. Bayla Schecter - Kelowna, BC
2007
Treating Complex Psychological Trauma/PTSD, BPD & Beyond
Dr. John Briere - Vancouver, BC
2007
Cognitive Therapy for Depression
Dr. Christine Padesky - Kelowna, BC
2007
Spikes Guide to Success
Richard St. John - Penticton, BC
2007
When the Body Says No
Dr. Gabor Mate - Penticton, BC
2007
Reflecting Possibilities - Streaming Forward with the Power of Choice
Janice Otremba - Penticton, BC
2007
Release Your Potential
Daren Wride - Penticton, BC
2008
Goal Setting 2008
Cleveland/Butterfield/Hobbs/Blais/Bertrand/Singleton - Penticton, BC
2008
Overcoming Pain - Live Well Again
Neil Pearson - Penticton, BC
2008
CPR/AED - Canadian Red Cross
Launa Stocker - OUC, Penticton, BC
2008
Creating WOW
Carol McQuaid - Penticton, BC
2008
Living the Art of Allowing
Dr. Mark Baillie, Penticton, BC
2008
Psychological First Aid
Drs. Wm. de Bosch Kemper/Shirley Dufour, BCIT, Vancouver, BC
2008
Life is a Highway - Alternative Route
Nora Hunt-Haft, Dr. Megan Kimberly, Theresa Maurer - Penticton
2008
Matrix Energetics
Dr. Richard Bartlett, Vancouver, BC
2008
Moving to Mastery
Hugh Culver, Penticton, BC
2008
Take the High Road; The View is Better
Katy Hutchison, Penticton, BC
2008
The Brain that Changes Itself: The Discovery & Meaning of Neuroplasticity
Dr. Norman Doidge, Penticton, BC
2008
Mental Health & Addictions - Best Practices
Dr. Bruce Ballon, Penticton, BC
2008
Inside Out Communications Step Up Program
Terry Lige, Penticton, BC
2009
Foundations in Hypnotherapy - (online 14hrs course)
Hypnosis Motivation Institute, Tarzana, CA
2009
Achieving a Gold Medal Mind
Lori-Ann Muenzer, Penticton, BC
2009
Goal Setting 2009
Dennis Stolen, Lyndie Seddon, Carol Flynn, Don Mulhall
2009
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
Dr. Gabor Mate - Penticton, BC
2009
Emotional Healing & Renewal
Dr. Beth Hedva - Penticton, BC
2009
Secondary Stroke Prevention/Brain Health/Power Brain Fitness
Dr. Niall Davidson/Jill Ummenhofer/Linda Schaumleffel - Penticton, BC
2009
Racing for Recovery
Todd Crandell - Penticton, BC
2009
Suicide Prevention & Intervention
Dr. Grant Bogyo - Penticton, BC

2010

Competencies in working with LGBT2SP BC Non-Profit Housing Ass. - webinar 2011
Treatment-Resistant Depression Dr. Raymond Lam - Penticton, BC 2011
How Media and Professionals Hide Violence and Blame Victims. Drs. Allan Wade & Linda Coates - Penticton, BC 2012
Response-Based Practice Intensive Drs. Allan Wade & Linda Coates - Penticton, BC 2012
Visions of the Future Mind Dr. Lee Pulos - Osoyoos, BC 2012
Directions in Adult ADHD - A Practical Roadmap Dr. Don Duncan - Penticton, BC 2012
Simplifying Personality Disorder Treatment; A New Paradigm for CBT Dr. Christine Padesky - Vancouver, BC 2012
Bringing the Body into Practice: Working with Victims of Trauma Lisa Mortimore/Yvonne Haist - Penticton, BC 2013
The Myth of Normal: Depression, Anxiety and Addictions from a new perspective Dr. Gabor Mate - Penticton, BC

2013

 

When the Body Says No: Mind/Body Unity and the Stress-Disease Connection Dr. Gabor Mate - Penticton, BC 2013
Core Addictions Practice (4 days) Nancy Comeau/Sharlene Develle/Alan Clarke/Stu Johnson- Penticton, BC 2013
Learn NLP at home (14 CD program and manual) Michael Stevenson 2013
The Overlap of M.S., Lyme disease and Toxicity Dr. Sherry Ure - Penticton, BC 2014
Overdose and Naloxone Education - Training to Save a Life Pam Rorie RN - Penticton, BC 2014
Substitution Therapy for Opioid Dependency Chris Kooner, RPh & Dr. Lloyd Westby - Penticton, BC 2014
The Turning Point: A Crisis in Thinking Gregg Braden, Penticton, BC

2014

A Toast to Tea Time & the French Paradox Dr. Subash Airy, Germany 2014
Trauma Informed Practice Engagement Mary-Lou Martin, RN,MscN, MEd - Penticton, BC 2015
Assessment of ADHD and Co-morbidities Dr. Neil Hanon - Penticton, BC 2015
Mental Health Outreach - Co-morbidities & Addictions Dr. Neil Hanon - Penticton, BC 2015
Using the DSM5 Allan Clarke (MHSU Regional Knowledge Coordinator - WebEx online) 2015
Psychosis & Psychotic Disorders Patricia Vandewiel (Regional Knowledge Coordinator - WebEx - online) 2015
Personality Disorder Allan Clarke (Regional Knowledge Coordinator - WebEx - online) 2015
Harm Reduction Patricia Vandewiel (Regional Knowledge Coordinator - WebEx - online) 2016
The Neuroscience of Reframing & How to Do It Anette Prehn - Udemy online 2016
Transition to the DSM 5 - Bipolar and Depressive Disorders Dr. A. McIntyre (WebEx - online) 2016
Tap into your Full Vitality with Energy Medicine Donna Eden and David Feinstein - the Shift Network (online) 2016
ACT (Acceptance & Commitment Therapy) Dr. Russ Harris - (online) 2016
Anxiety, OCD and Trauma-related Disorders Dr. Paul Carey - (Webex - online) 2016
Professional Boundaries & Relationships Bruce Lange - (WebEx - online) 2016
Suboxone In-Service Dr. Lloyd Westby - Penticton, BC 2016
Early Psychosis Intervention Dr. Kam Kermatian - (WebEx - online)

2016

Contemporary Clinical Ethics Issues Judy Nicol - (WebEx - online) 2016
Law of Attraction Michael DiMuccio - Penticton, BC

2016

Body Language & Choice of Words SOICS - Penticton, BC 2017
Addiction Treatment Strategies James LaLonde - Kelowna, BC 2017
The Buddhist Way - On Death & Dying Sharon Wiener - Penticton, BC 2017
Community Forum on Poverty Ooknakane Friendship Centre, Penticton, BC 2018
Bounce Back Instantly Sandra Ricotti - (online) 2018
Strategies for Managing Grief Alma Jean Inkster - Kelowna, BC 2019
Art Therapy Russell Hunter - Penticton, BC 2019
The Impact of Digital Bio-Markers Scott McMillan - OUC College, Penticton, BC 2019
Resisting Vicarious Trauma with Justice Dr. Vikki Reynolds - Penticton, BC 2019
Couples Therapy Dr. Ellyn Bader & Clinton Power (online) 2019

PRESENTED BY STEPHEN KING
 
BC Chiropractors Association Convention 1990
Okanagan Pharmacy Update 1990
Ministry of Social Services – Co-Dependency 1990
Attitudinal Healing Group – seven weekly sessions 1991
Community Resources Society – Ritual Abuse/Multiple Personality Disorder 1991
Sexual Abuse Survivors Support You – six weekly sessions 1991
4H Youth – Youth & Addiction 1991
South Okanagan Dental Assistants Association 1991
Exploring the Road Less Travelled – 12 weekly sessions 1992
Adult Children of Alcoholics – Serenity `92 – Anger Management 1992
Addictions Education Series – Relationships 1992
Addictions Education Series - Its Effects on Children 1992
Canadian Parks & Recreation Ass. Annual Conference 1992
Anger Management (Public Invitation) 1992
Addictions Educational Therapy Group – six weekly sessions 1992
Facilitating Anger Management Groups – Training for Trainers 1992
Attitudinal Healing 1993
Anger Management – Alcohol & Drug Counsellors 1993
Thompson/Okanagan Alcohol & Drug Clinical Advisory Committee 1994
Callahan Technique - Clinical Committee Peer Counsellors 1994
Okanagan Hockey School – Steroid Use 1994
Ministry of Social Services – Applied Kinesiology/Bioenergetics 1994
Community Resources – Panel on Children and TV 1994
UBC re-BC Triathlon Ass. – Applied Kinesiology and its Applications 1995
Kelowna Running Club – Applied Kinesiology and its Applications 1995
Univ. of Calgary Triathlon Club – Imagery/Visualisation and Applied Kinesiology 1995
Women`s Sexual Abuse Group – four weekly sessions 1995
Anger – People with Disabilities Peer Counselling Program 1996
Confronting the Paradox – Treatment Trends to the Year 2000 1996
Adult Children of Alcoholics – Challenging the Belief Systems that Control Us 1996
Anger Releasing Techniques – Desert Rose Society of  Peer Counsellors 1996
Quit Smoking Group – Nature of Addictions, Triggers ,Solutions and Relapse Prevention 1996
Quit Smoking Group – Releasing frozen feelings using Tapas Acupressure Technique 1996
The Pro Sports Club (Bellevue,WA)- Human Performance and Energy Systems 1997
Crisis Line Volunteers – Addictions 1997
Challenging the Belief Systems – Penticton General Hospital Wellness Conference 1997
Confronting the Paradox – Energy Processing Techniques. Penticton Retirement Centre Staff 1997
You Have To Have Heart – South Okanagan Underwriters Ass., Penticton 1998
Recovery & Feelings – Penticton Indian Band 1998
Performance Enhancing Techniques – Lethbridge Community College, Alberta 1998
Anger & Good Grief – Penticton Indian Band 1998
Relapse Prevention & Relaxation - Penticton Indian Band 1998
Coping With Organizational Change – Penticton Forest District, Ministry of Forests 1998
Confronting the Paradox - Professional University Women`s Group, Penticton. 1998
Coping With Market Fluctuations – stressbusters – Coldwell Banker Realty (Penticton) 1998
Performance & Motivation – Penticton Triathlon Club 1999
A.C.O.A. - The Issue of Co-Dependency  - Penticton  1999
Body/Mind Connection - Innovations for Change Conference - Kelowna 1999
Recovery & Feeling - Penticton Indian Band  1999
Performance Psychology - McNicholl Park School 1999
Anger & Good Grief - Penticton Indian Band 1999
The Comrades Experience - Kelowna Running Club 2000
Using Your Mind to Improve Your Running - The Run Inn, Vancouver 2000
Accelerated Information Processing Techniques - Kelowna (2 days)  2000
The Marathon - Mind/Body - Motivation - Penticton 2000
Alcohol & Drug Services - Crisis Line Volunteers - Penticton 2000
Support Development - Career Facilitator Cert., Okanagan University College - Penticton 2000
Marathon Seminar - Imax Theatre, Calgary, Alberta 2001
Iron Spirit Triathlon Training Camp - Penticton 2001
Alcohol & Drug Services - Crisis Line Volunteers - Penticton 2001 
The Badwater Death Valley Run Experience - Canwi Sports Camp, Penticton 2001
The Ultra Challenge - Victoria, BC 2001
Facing the Challenge of Change - Investors Group - Penticton 2001
Self-Harm, Self-Sabotage & Rational Recovery - Kelowna, BC 2001
The Death Valley Run - Kelowna, BC 2002
Training for the Long Run - Penticton Triathlon Club 2002
The Death Valley Run - KalRats Tri Club, Vernon, BC 2002
Motivation - Orca Swim Club, Summerland, BC 2002
Test Anxiety - McNicoll Secondary School, Penticton 2002
Marathon Preparation - Penticton Community Centre 2002
Sports Psychology - Iron Spirit Triathlon Training Camp, Penticton 2002
Tri 1 Training camp - Running & Performance - Penticton 2002
Sports Psychology - Impact Multisport - Penticton 2002
Mental Motivation - Canwi Multisport Triathlon Camp - Penticton 2002
Alcohol & Drug Services - Crisis Line Volunteers - Penticton 2002
Tourism Marketing - BCIT, School of Business - Penticton 2002
Energy Healing Techniques - Healing Touch Group - Penticton 2002
Goal-setting and Mental Gymnastics - The Run Club, Kamloops, BC 2002
Attitude & Energy - Penticton Panthers Hockey Team 2003
Attitude is everything - Impact Triathlon Club  2003
OUC Literacy Program - Team Building - Naramata, BC 2003
Attitude Training - Iron Spirit Triathlon Training Camp - Penticton 2003
Energy Healing Techniques - Mental Health Workers - Penticton 2003
Surfing the Urge - Men`s DEW program - Penticton 2003
Alcohol & Drug Services - Crisis Line volunteers - Penticton, BC 2004
Energy Psychology Techniques - Men`s DEW Program, Penticton, BC 2004
Rapid Recovery - Okanagan Books, Penticton, BC 2004
Attitude is Everything - Kelowna Running Club 2004
Sun Run Clinic - Penticton, BC 2004
Hypnotherapy and Guided Imagery - Ministry of Children & Family - Penticton, BC 2004
Energy & Attitude - Aerobic Power Training Systems - Penticton, BC 2004 -
Addictions & Energy Psychology - OUC Faculty - Cathedral Lakes, Keremeos, BC 2004
The Outer Limits - IronSpirit Tri Camp, Penticton, BC 2004
Maximising Energy Resources - Tri 1 Training Camp - Penticton, BC 2004
Mental Training & Motivation - Canwi Multi Sport Coaching - Penticton, BC 2004
Rapid Recovery -  Coaches Breakfast - Penticton, BC  2004
Rapid Recovery - Authors Breakfast - Victoria, BC 2004
Goal-setting, Attitude & Energy - The Run Club - Kamloops, BC 2004
Relaxation and Healing - Stroke Recovery Group - Penticton, BC 2005
Sun Run Clinic - Penticton, BC 2005
Acupressure Points and Anxiety - Stroke Recovery Group - Penticton, BC 2005
Hydration and Electrolytes and Testing - TRI 1 Training Camp - Oliver, BC 2005
Supplements and Energy Systems - TRI 1 Training Camp - Penticton, BC 2005
Attitude and Energy Testing - Canwi Multisport Coaching - Penticton, BC 2005
Author's Breakfast - Running in the Zone - Victoria, BC 2005
Community Forum on Drugs - OUC Campus, Penticton, BC 2005
Running in the Zone - Starting Block, Vernon, BC 2005
Crystal Meth Public Education Forum - Summerland, BC 2006
Sports Tourism - Mortgage Insurance Ass. of BC - Penticton, BC 2006
Sports Tourism - Women in Businesss - Penticton, BC 2006
Running Strategies - TRI 1 Training Camp - Penticton, BC 2006
Mental Training & Motivation - Canwi Multisport Training Camp - Penticton, BC 2006
Attitude & Energy - BCPRA, Vernon, BC   2006
Addiction, Depression & Anxiety - First Nations Conference, Vancouver, BC
2006
Life is a Highway - Stress and its effects - Penticton, BC
2006
Positive Parenting re Alcohol & Drugs - Princess Margaret School, Penticton
2006
Attitude & Motivation - Van City Business Banking - Harrison Hot Springs, BC
2007
Penticton's Road to Fitness - Penticton Library Auditorium
2007
Impact Multi-Sport Tri Camp w. Tom Evans - Penticton
2007
Sun Run Clinic - Penticton
2007
Peach City Half Marathon Clinic - Penticton
2007
Attitude & Action + Keynote address - Honouring Your Health  Conference, Vancouver, BC
2007
Sports Performance - Dan Proulx's Tri Camp, Penticton, BC
2007
Critical Speed Tri Camp, Penticton, BC
2007
Energy, Visualisation and Installation - Tri1 Training Camp - Penticton
2007
Attitude, Energy, Visualisation and Installation - Canwi Triathlon Camp - Penticton
2007
Body, Mind & Spirit - w. Simon Whitfield/Lauren Groves/Dr. Rob Hasegawa-Victoria, BC
2007
Healing Energy Techniques - Healing Touch Group - Penticton, BC
2007
The Death Valley Ultra Experience - Penticton Pounders and Triathlon Club
2007
Energy Healing Techniques - Satsang Meditation Group - Penticton
2008
Enhanced Performance Techniques - IronSpirit Training Camp - Penticton
2008
Energy & Visualisation - Tri 1 Training Camp - Penticton
2008
Avoiding Self-Sabotage and Increasing Energy - Canwi  Triathlon Training Camp - Penticton
2008
Attitude and Thriving - Penticton Seniors Symposium
2008
Energy & Attitude - Strathcona Tri Club, Campbell River, BC
2008
Walk This Way - Sportmed Lifestyle Walking program, Penticton, BC
2009
Mind/Body Connections and Sports Applications - TRI 1 Tri Camp, Penticton, BC
2009
Negative Core Beliefs - Mind Movies - Canwi Tri Training Camp, Penticton, BC
2009
Marathon Mania w. Rod Dixon, Dick Beardsley & Bruce Deacon - Victoria, BC
2009
Placebo vs. Nocebo - Interior Health Wellness - Penticton, BC
2009
Inspiration from My Favourite Finishes - Runners Soul Marathon Clinic, Lethbridge, Alberta
2010
Energy Medicine - BC Aboriginal Diabetes Conference - Penticton, BC
2010
Spontaneous Evolution & Adapting to Change - RDOS, Penticton, BC
2010
Energy Medicine, Forgiveness, Reconciliation & Thriving. Philosopher's Cafe, Kelowna
2010
Favourite Finishes + Elite Runner Panel, Vancouver, BC
2010
Energy & Visualisation Techniques - CMS Training Camp - Penticton, BC
2010
Inspiration from My Favourite Finishes - Kamloops Tri Club, BC
2010
Canada's only female Boston Marathon winner - w. Jacqueline Gareau - Victoria
2010
Sun Run clinic - Penticton, BC 2011
Psychological States & Performance - PT Performance - Penticton, BC 2011
GoodLife Fitness - w. Kathrine Switzer and Bart Yasso - Victoria, BC 2011
The Issue of Forgiveness - Honouring Our Warriors - Penticton Indian Band

2011

Anxiety, Fears and Phobias - three weekly group sessions - Pathways, Penticton, BC

2011

My Favourite Finishes - OUC Campus, Penticton, BC 2012
Moderator - AMR Public Forum. Cleland Theatre, Penticton, BC 2012
Attitude & the Palace of Possibilities - MS Chapter - Penticton, BC 2012
Sun Run Clinic - Penticton, BC 2012
Attitude & Energy for Performance - Pinnacle Elite Athlete Camp - Oliver, BC 2012

Attitude = Experience. Focusing on what works. Elitewave Tri Training Camp - Penticton, BC

2012
Championing for the Self - TriStars Training Camp - OK Falls, BC 2012
Keynote Opening/Introduction - IronSpirit Training Camp - Penticton, BC 2012
Adaptation & Attitude - SFU, Surrey, BC 2012
GoodLife Fitness - w. Hilary Stellingwerff, Tara Whitten & Simon Whitfield - Victoria, BC 2012
Attitude & Choices - Healthy Living Fair - Penticton , BC 2013
Foundational Clinical Skills & Tools - CAP Program - Penticton, BC

2013

Effectiveness is the Measure of Truth - Arthritis Society - Kelowna, BC 2013
Challenge Penticton - Rotary Club - Penticton, BC 2013
Psychiatry & Addictions - CAP Program - Penticton, BC 2013
Changing Lenses - Global Emotional Awakening Telesummit - online 2014
Great Strides by Elite Female Runners - w. Cindy Rhodes, Catrin Jones & Hilary Stellingwerff - Victoria, BC 2014
EFT & Other Therapeutic Modalities - Kelowna, BC 2014
Allure of the Ultra - w. Rich Benyo, Rhonda Provost, Matt Cecil, Lori Herron & Myke LaBelle - Victoria, BC 2015
PTSD: Cleaning & Clearing Shock & Trauma - Udemy on-line training course 2016
Sun Run Clinic - Penticton, B.C. 2016
Attitudes, Inspirations & Possibilities - Vernon, BC 2016
12 Steps to Authenticity - Udemy on-line training course 2016
Harm Reduction - Panel w. Mike Mai, Dr. Haley Oliver and Kathy Smith - UBCO, Penticton 2017
Athletics & Announcing - Okanagan Rotary Club - Penticton, BC 2017
Over the Influence - Substance-Affected group - 4 weekly sessions w. Mike Mai 2017
Boundaries in Addictions & Recovery - Okanagan College, Penticton 2017
Panel discussion - w. Ryan Cochrane, Catrin Jones, Evan Dunfee & Melanie McQuaid - Victoria, BC 2018
Early Recovery group - Pathways Addictions Resource Centre - Penticton, BC 2018
Addiction, Anxiety, Depression & Trauma - Udemy on-line training course 2018
PTSD & Existentialism - 5x weekly sessions - Pathways Addictions Resource Centre - Penticton, BC 2019
The Practice of Ho'oponopono - w. Mindy Kollman - Penticton, BC 2019