FREND Group is a charitable clinic and recognized leader in behavior
modification, self-improvement and addictive behavior.
"Service Grant" is an award of professional
service to others.
pays all professional fees and ancillary costs for providing those
services so it is free to participating organizations and all their
personnel are invited to attend the seminar/clinic free (With your
organization's approval, employees' family 12 years old or older may
also attend free).
Grant is a gift of life to organizations that want to help employees
lead healthier, happier more productive lives and in the process organizations
can also benefit from increased production and an improved bottom
has awarded Service Grants to hundreds of deserving organizations
nationally to help improve the quality of life for their people. Major
corporations, government agencies, law enforcement,
health organizations and professional
have all taken advantage of this program.
200 organizations have participated and over 150,000 employees attended
our proven-effective seminar/clinics designed to eliminate
stress, lose excess weight, quit smoking, reduce pain, insomnia and
improve general health. Because of the positive results, organizations
often ask us to return and help other employees that could not attend
the first session.
certified clinicians motivate, empower and teach attendees clinically
proven methods that can dramatically improve their health and life
by applying the latest in motivational psychology. This special presentation
is inspirational, educational and a fascinating adventure into how
the powerful mind works and how it can help improve the quality of
It is presented in simple terms that are easy to understand and adopt
to enhance personal growth and improve general health. Participants
gain valuable insight and awareness into how and why they make decisions
that adversely affect their life and learn proven effective skills
that can free them from past negative conditioning.
Attendees acquire a new level of confidence in their innate abilities,
an increased feeling of self-worth and an inner strength that remains
with them long term. Positive changes take place rather quickly.
on hundreds of attendee surveys since our inception in 1994, we've
enjoyed virtually 100% approval from organizations we have served.
Organizations like The
American Cancer Society,
California State Association of Counties,
Urban League, the
California Association of Highway Patrolmen and California Police
Frank Ricci, co-founded The FREND Group
Clinic after he contracted Cancer from second-hand smoke (He did not
smoke). His original mission was to help smokers quit. After nearly
a quarter century of dedication to improving the quality of life for
people in need, today Frank is a sought after inspirational speaker
and nationally respected leader in behavior modification with over
six thousand clinical and inspirational events to his credit. Frank
has also received a Humanitarian Award for his work with children
with Down Syndrome.
FREND Group dedicates a portion of their income to charities like
the American Cancer Society and research to combat chronic stress,
obesity, smoking and addictive behavior.
No Cost to your Organization
No Cost to your Employees to Attend
No Cost to Employee’s Family to Attend (Families
only attend upon approval of Organization)
Will Not Interfere with your Production
(Held during off-duty hours)
all professional fees via this Service Grant and do virtually
all the work
only credited professional clinicians to conduct the session
free proven-effective professional group behavior modification
free to your organization, a nationally respected clinical
program that can decrease health care costs, reduce absenteeism,
increase productivity, and produce a healthier motivated workforce
behavior modification treatment for the following disorders:
excess weight, chronic stress, and substance abuse such as,
smoking, alcohol, and illegal drugs
complete disclosure regarding our program
our commitments to you, your organization and your people
We WILL NOT
To learn more about our "Service Grant" program,
write in the body of the email: "Attention
Dr. Ricci: We would like to learn more about your "Service
Grant" and free seminar/clinic for our employees"
also include your contact email address.
leave refreshed, relaxed, motivated and self-confident. They
learn how to take charge of their health and look forward to improving
the quality of their life.
attendees say, stress and tension was eliminated or significantly
reduced during the session and remained so long afterward. Stress-induced
headaches and muscle pain disappeared and
now have new knowledge and skills to control stress and stress-related
people report, typically losing 8 to 35 pounds naturally
within the first six weeks with no fad or starvation
diets. Others report losing 50
to 75 pounds or more over an extended period of time.
and chewers report quitting with no negative withdrawal symptoms
and no weight gain. One attendee recently wrote that
she quit two packs of cigarettes per day (Three on weekends).
She feels much healthier now and delighted that she saves over
$400 every month. What's more, she achieved this after just one
say they no longer suffer from insomnia, stopped drinking
excessive alcohol, biting their fingernails. They maintain a more
positive attitude toward themselves, family and co-workers.
reinforcement audio programs are available by request.
Used as directed, these programs enhance success and are proven
safe and effective. Clients can use them anytime in the privacy
of their home and share them with loved ones, twelve or older.
We Do - What We Do
FREND Group is a charitable organization that has dedicated its clinical
expertise and financial resources to improve the quality of life for
people in need since 1994.
will provide a free educational treatment clinic and workshop. With
your organization's cooperation, we will gift every employee that
attends a FREE Stress Reduction CD Audio Program clinically proven
to significantly reduce stress quickly and safely (no known negative
all-encompassing program is a self-improvement "Cognitive Behavior
and Clinical Hypnotherapeutic Treatment Program" that is proven
to be educational, effective and inspirational. It utilizes
advanced behavioral techniques similar to those developed at internationally
respected research institutions such as Stanford, Harvard, UCLA, John
Hopkins and Mayo Clinic. This is the most advanced, effective, and
safest approach we know of today for behavior modification for stress
reduction and stress-related issues. Our
program is prescribed by certified therapists as a prescription
for the mind; similar to a medical doctor's prescription
for the body.
are whatever you believe you are!
Ricci's seminar/clinics are not just clinical, all attendees receive
free behavioral modification treatment and a fascinating life improvement
education referred to as the "The wow factor". Attendees
can experience immediate positive results.
thoughts have direct influence over our body and FREND’s clinically
based program shows people how to effectively modify their belief
system to improve their life and overall health.
learn about the "Theory of the Mind", The Pain/Pleasure
Principle, Progressive Relaxation, Positive Visualization and how
the link between cause and effect of stress and anxiety can lead to
addictive behavior, poor health and in some cases premature death.
Spirit is the outward expression of how someone feels and how the
Mind and Body are working together. All three, Mind, Body and Spirit
work as one, you cannot affect one without affecting the others.
is why this program is geared to help improve the whole person and
enjoys an exceptionally high success rate.
a Seminar/Clinic Consists Of
attendees arrive, they receive a brochure, which provides complete
information about what to expect during the presentation.
may select any unoccupied seat and receive a full explanation about
what to expect from the session. Hearing impaired should sit as close
to the speaker as possible.
clinical seminar/clinics are conducted by clinicians with extensive
experience in mind/body wellness and behavior modification.
sessions consist of a comprehensive and priceless education on how
the mind influences the body to create either a healthy (aka Success)
or an unhealthy lifestyle (aka Failure). Positive psychology, guided
imagery and progressive relaxation are designed to naturally and effectively
modify behavior - attendees can experience immediate and dramatic
Half - The MIND
a comprehensive and fascinating education on mind/body wellness. How
the mind influences the body to create a healthy or unhealthy lifestyle.
learn about the theory of the mind, pain/pleasure principle, progressive
relaxation, positive visualization and reinforcement and how the cause
and effect of stress can lead to unhealthy behavior such as smoking,
excess weight, pain, insomnia and much more.
then experience the first of two enjoyable relaxation techniques designed
to easily eliminate stress and associated pain in minutes.
also learn advanced programs they and their family can use to achieve
and maintain a positive and stress-free lifestyle.
addition, they receive a fascinating education on the "Theory
of the Mind" including the roles the conscious and subconscious
minds play in ones life. How the mind influences the body to create
either a healthy or an unhealthy lifestyle, how we create addictive
behavior, positive psychology, guided imagery, the comfort zone, various
states we enter during our normal day such as the beta, alpha, theta
and delta ranges and what they mean, and progressive relaxation techniques
designed to naturally and comfortably eliminate stress and tension
and stress-induced pain.
people notice that stress, tension and stress-induced pain they had
when they arrived (e.g. headache and muscle ache) have disappeared
or reduced dramatically. Many attendees report having pain daily for
months and years only to find it gone after just one fifteen minute
a quarter of a century helping tens of thousand of employees nationally
improve their lives, those who arrive as
skeptics become firm believers.
the intermission most people are amazed at how relaxed they feel.
The intermission usually lasts from 20 to 30 minutes.
Half - The BODY
learn about one of the most addictive substances known and how manufacturers
use this substance to manipulate them into buying their unhealthy
learn how they can quit
smoking with no weight gain and no negative withdrawals - One
attendee quit three packs of cigarettes per day, said she feels much
healthier and saves over $400 each month.
people learn how they can
lose all the excess weight they want naturally, with no fad or starvation
attendees also enjoy
additional unexpected benefits other than stress reduction, smoking
cessation or weight loss.
experience their second reinforcement stress reduction technique that
can help them also quit smoking and/or lose excess weight naturally
including stress-related pain.
the second half, the speaker focuses on basic nutrition and the relation
between what they eat and how they think. For example, how an extremely
addictive substance such as sugar plays a key role in the thought
process and its relationship to excess weight and smoking. How smoking
is a stimulant and not a sedative, as most smokers incorrectly believe.
Dr. Frank Ricci is a Cancer survivor, who contracted it from second-hand
smoke so he knows first-hand what it takes to avoid and survive this
deadly disease. He emphasizes one of the major components in fighting
Cancer and it is proper nutrition and the defensive role it plays.
Cancer Society supports The FREND Group's program and we share
their guidelines to eating healthier with our clients.
reinforcement program helps people look forward to and enjoy drinking
eight wonderful glasses of water per day assisting in weight loss.
Frank shares a story of how
one attendee lost ten pounds in one month by simply helping them drink
then guides attendees through a second wonderful relaxing session
focusing on behavior modification for weight management and smoking
find this experience extremely beneficial. Many feel as if they just
had eight hours of refreshing sleep. Many also contact us later and
say, that night they had one of the most peaceful nights sleep they
look forward to taking charge of their health and improving the quality
of your life. They leave feeling positive about themself
and treatment received. They feel like a new person, more positive
and look forward to eating healthier and having freedom from stress
and stress-related issues.
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