About The Trainers

Dr Peta Stapleton

Dr Peta Stapleton

Dr Peta Stapleton has 22 years experience as a registered Clinical & Health Psychologist in the   State of Queensland, Australia and has completed a Bachelor of Arts, Postgraduate Diploma of Professional Psychology and Doctor of Philosophy. Peta held academic positions at Griffith University for 14 years, teaching and coordinating psychological research trials into new therapies in the area of obesity and weight management and is now Associate Professor in Psychology at Bond University.

Peta regularly contributes to the academic field with publications in the areas of nursing, morale, communication, psychological interventions and eating disorders. She regularly reviews for academic journals and offers supervision for new and existing Psychologists as well as students.

Peta is well known in her area of specialty and is consulted for radio, television and print media interviews for her expert opinion. She has been awarded many honours including the Australian Psychological Society Elaine Dignan Award for research into women’s issues. Peta’s first book is now available as a free e-book; her second book DIY: Attract Money Subconsciously is here, and her third book as editor, Your Mind Power: Strategies for Behaviour Change is also available (see Peta’s books for purchase). Peta has served as the President of the Eating Disorders Association of Queensland numerous times and is a certified practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming, Timeline Therapy and Emotional Freedom Techniques. 

Peta’s most significant contribution in her research life has been to lead world-first randomized clinical trials investigating the effectiveness of a new and innovative treatment option for food cravings in overweight and obese adults (EFT, Emotional Freedom Techniques or ‘Tapping’).  The results have been outstanding. See Peta’s research page at Bond University for publications.

Peta is Director and head Trainer at EBEFT.

Sally Thibault

Sally Thibault

Sally Thibault is one of EBEFT Trainers.  Sally is a Professional Speaker, Counsellor, Author, Certified EFT Practitioner and Fellow of the Association of Development Professionals in Education. A fitness instructor for over 15 years, Sally owned two fitness studios, was the host of Aerobics Unlimited, Canada’s first Cable TV fitness show and trained over 400 instructors.

Following her son’s diagnosis of  Asperger’s Syndrome in 1997, a change in career was needed and she was offered the position as  Director of Community Relations at Saint Stephen’s College, a position she held for 10 years.  During that time she served as Queensland Vice-President of ADAPE, now called Educate Plus, for 5 years.  In 2010 she wrote the story of her family’s journey and David’s Gift became an Amazon best-seller. The success of the book lead her facilitating Teacher in-service workshops, presenting Keynote speaking engagements and a Guest Lecturer position at USQ Toowoomba, on the impact of autism spectrum on families.

Now as an EFT practitioner Sally facilitates seminars for and mentors Business women to create more energy, confidence and success in their lives. After raising three children, her knowledge of the school environment and her passion for this remarkable modality has led to co-creating Tapping in the Classroom with Dr Stapleton.  

She has released her 3rd book Tapping to Reclaim You – 30 Days to create more Energy, Confidence and Success in 2016. Sally has been featured on National TV – Channel 9’s Today Show, Network 10’s The Circle; on Radio Stations ABC Gold Coast, Launceston and Central Coast, Radio Stations 96.7 and 91.7 Sunshine Coast and various newspapers. She is currently the Health and Wellness Expert on Brisbane’s 96.5FM and Queensland Cancer Council’s Live Well Be Well Radio Show. 

Dr. Craig Weiner

Dr. Craig Weiner

Dr. Craig Weiner has been in the health care field for 30 years. He has been a chiropractor in private practice for 26 of those years, working with patients from an integrative mind body perspective. He received his doctorate in chiropractic in 1991 from Life Chiropractic West (D.C) and his bachelors degree in Biology from Lafayette College in 1983. He has been an educator and lecturer on complementary approaches to health at hospitals, medical schools, and universities across the United States.

He began his exploration of EFT in 2007, obtaining his first certification with Patricia Carrington, followed by advanced levels of training and certification in EFT and Energy Psychology through EFT Universe. He progressed to being the highest level of certification trainer with EFT Universe, and then becoming an accredited master trainer for AAMET (Association for the Advancement of Meridian Energy Techniques). He is also a certified practitioner and one of only four certified Matrix Reimprinting EFT trainers in North America. He continues to maintain both a local part time chiropractic practice, an international EFT private clientele as well as teaching and mentoring.

Along with his wife and partner, Alina Frank, they continue to train and mentor EFT practitioners in North America, Europe and Australia. Together they have created and directed a wide variety of continuing education programs including projects such as the soon to be released film, The Science of Tapping, the online training Tapping out of Trauma, creators of the Matrix Reimprinting EFT World Summit, the EFT practitioner business support program EFT Marketing and Business Academy (EFT MBA), as well as specialized relationship programs such as Learn to Find Love, When to End it When to Stay and Path to Passion with EFT. He is a neuroscience afficionado and serves on the AAMET EFT Research committee, is a contributing author/blogger for the Huffington Post, Energy Psychology Press and other publications.

Together with Alina, they continue to live an active professional life and live on magical Whidbey Island, WA in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S. where they love growing and canning their own food, fishing, crabbing, kayaking and looking out from their home at the snow-capped Cascade mountains.

Suz Mendoza

Suz Mendoza

Suz Mendoza is also an EBEFT Trainer who facilitates training globally with clients, mostly across Asia (Hong Kong) and Australia. She is especially known for educating and supporting health and wellness leaders to share successful, simple, easily accessible self-care practices.

Suz’s deep happiness is in co-creating with women who are already stimulating meaningful living, mind & body awareness in their communities and who desire to live turned on, radiant, happy, abundant and free.

She brings 15 years of embodied practice, certified through evidence based, movement and energy schools including: EBEFT/Peta Stapleton, EFT Universe, EFT Matrix Reimprinting (and more).

Some descriptors that explain her support capacity so far include being a self-care apostle, movement specialist, director/CEO, teacher, student, writer, and most importantly joy seeker and liberator!

Suz is currently enjoying the pleasure of leading trainings, retreats, working privately with clients, and speaking at events world-wide; in essence excavating greater mind heart connection through self-care, sensuality and service. You can find out more information here.

And register for an upcoming training here.