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Bernadette Bloom Obituary - Natural Awakenings Magazine Dec 2023

In-Print News Brief

A long-time Natural Awakenings advertising partner, Bernadette Helen Bloom, passed away on October 23, 2023, at the age of 68. Renowned for her unique abilities as a medical intuitive, energy medicine practitioner and teacher, she was a holistic physical therapist that had studied with renowned experts in the field. “Her vibrant energy was always welcoming and her desire to teach and heal others was heartfelt,” shares publisher Dana  Boulanger, adding, “She will truly be missed.” 

As founder of the JJ Esoteric Foundation, as well as The Center for Aligned Healing in Chappaqua, New York, over the span of almost 42 years, Bloom successfully assisted clients worldwide in overcoming physical, mental and emotional challenges. In addition to her professional accomplishments, Bloom had a passion for life. Her adventurous spirit and love for life brought joy to those around her. She enjoyed traveling, camping and attending Yankees and Rangers games with her partner, Donel. Friends describe her as a beautiful, healing soul and a “light in this world.” She will be remembered for her passionate, pioneering spirit; love of life; and unwavering dedication to helping others. Her legacy of love and compassion will continue to inspire all those whose lives she touched. As Bloom would always say, “May the highest and best prevail.”


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