In her incredible 40 plus year career, Aleta St. James has been the role model for regeneration, defying limitation, and living your dreams at any age. She has been described as the Indiana Jones of the soul, traveling the globe in her own spiritual quest, sharing her renowned healing gifts with thousands of people throughout the world in seminars, workshops and private sessions. Perhaps most famously, Aleta made worldwide news in 2004 when she became the oldest woman in America at the time to give birth to twins, at age 57. She blew the lid off of society’s perception of aging.
Aleta has also gained fame as an internationally renowned energy healer, intuitive life coach and successful author of the top-selling book, Life Shift: Let Go and Live Your Dream. Aleta's empowering private sessions, healing meditations, and online courses facilitates the release of energy blocks and raises a person’s vibration so that they are able to align with their life’s dreams.
In her personal quest to find secrets of happiness and expand her healing Aleta threw her lipstick and a toothbrush in a backpack and headed to the some of the worlds greatest spiritual destinations including Machu Picchu, the caves of southern India, and the jungles of Peru. It is through these journeys that Aleta honed her world famous Life Shift healing techniques.
Aleta has been interviewed by some of the most notable journalists of our time, including Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer and has been featured on The Today Show, NBC’s Dateline, Good Morning America and CNN. In recognition of living her “winding up and not down” philosophy, Aleta was recently named one of AARP Magazine’s “people who inspire.” She has also been featured on the cover of New York magazine as a forerunner in the alternative healing field, as well as The New York Times, Cosmopolitan, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, and Mirabella.
Now a regular blogger on The Huffington Post, Aleta is a former consultant for the Wellness Center at Equinox Health Clubs and is on the board of Dr. Vagnini's Longevity Centers.
Aleta lives in New York City with her miracle twins, Gian and Francesca (pictured), and is a passionate advocate for innovative, holistic education. She continues to push the envelope, defy society’s limitations and prove that age is just a number.
What They're Saying About Aleta St.James
"I admire Aleta St. James enormously. I have been inspired by both her story and the principle that she teaches. Our work is aligned. It will change your life." -- Dr. Wayne Dyer, author of The Power of Intention and Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life
"In her inspiring book, Life Shift, Aleta St. James shows us that it's possible to live our dreams at any age. And she also provides the operating instructions for making them a reality." -- Christiane Northrup, MD, author of Mother-Daughter Wisdom, The Wisdom of Menopause
and Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom
"Energy medicine is finally coming under serious scientific investigation...and Aleta represents the leading edge. I have had the priviege of experiencing several private sessions with Aleta and she is among the best healers in the world." -- Candace Pert, author of Everything You Need To Know to Feel Go(o)d
"Aleta is one of the leading healers for the 21st Century. Experiencing her powerful Energy Transformation System is a must." -- Dr. Frederick Vagnini, Director of the New York Wellness Centers
"Working with Aleta has brought me greater clarity and given my heart a language by seeing the light and turning it into words, the way a painter would. I'm a much happier person." -- Lori Petty, actress, artist and clothing designer
"In her life and work, Aleta St. James inspires us to live our dreams and reminds us that there are no boudaries to desire." -- Joan Lunden, TV journalist and author