The Call of the Soul:
Strategies for Personal Transformation

Presentation Overview:

This interactive presentation, based on the bestselling book “The Call of the Soul: A path to knowing your true self and your life's purpose," sheds new light on the relationship between the ego and the soul toward self knowledge, self esteem and self mastery. The author will share knowledge and techniques for releasing ego defenses, identifying the inner call to actualizing one’s purpose, the transformation process and ego reconditioning to achieve the deep human desire for love, happiness, peace, joy and personal fulfillment. Participants will experience four aspects of the self and practice an acupressure technique for releasing inhibiting thoughts and emotions.


  • Practice a technique for releasing thoughts,feelings and behaviors that inhibit personal growth,
  • Experience interactive dynamics between four aspects of the self used in transformational change,
  • Have deeper understanding of ego formation and learn two ego reconditioning strategies,
  • Have a map for personal development and change to achieve self-confidence and inner peace.


Aila Accad, RN, MSN is an award winning international speaker, bestselling author, certified well-being coach and AAMET Certified Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) Advanced Practitioner & Trainer and Reiki Master with over 45 years of education and experience in the areas of personal and interpersonal growth. She has bachelor and master degrees in nursing, specializing in unique de-stressing techniques that produce fast, profound and lasting results.

She is president of the West Virginia Nurses Association, adjunct faculty at West Virginia University School of Nursing, recipient of the Business Woman of the Year and West Virginia University School of Nursing Golden Graduate Awards.

Bestselling books include: "34 Instant Stress-Busters, Quick tips to de-stress fast with no extra time or money" and “The Call of The Soul: A path to knowing your true self and your life’s purpose.”

She is a member of the National Speakers Association and a Distinguished Toastmaster. Her biography appears in Who's Who in American Nursing and Who's Who of Women Executives. As an innovator and futurist, she is a popular keynote speaker and radio and television guest

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“After listening to Aila speak I feel that there are endless possibilities for the direction my life can go in. My ego can change!” David J. Messer, Youth Services Worker

“Cool, unique, impressive, original.” Judith Concton, MSW, LGSW, Therapist

“I wish there was more time to hear more of what you are sharing. It’s inspirational & positive & allows for open mind and heart.” Christine Oakley, Social Worker

“How refreshing!! I am a nurse for the homeless. You have opened my eyes & heart. Thank you so much.” Dale Snyder, RN

“This is the most wonderful explanation of growth in such a simple, easy, step by step process. It is unlike anything I have in my head to lead to change. It is a whole person process. Presentation was GREAT!!” Ron Graham, PhD

“I appreciate the information you presented, while making it fun & informational. It was invigorating as well. I found it useful for me personally and to use in my profession.” Danielle Roberts, Service Coordinator

"It was life - changing! I attended this presentation, and it has awakened this place inside of me that has been sleeping for so long! I was not even supposed to be in this conference session, but something stronger led me there, and it was obviously not coincidence. You, Aila Accad, are one of the most incredible people I have ever met, and I say that genuinely and whole - heartedly. I thank you, from the bottom of my heart! I am finally answering the call ♡" Jacki Spade Volkman

"I was prepared for another"warm fuzzy" presentation. But this also connected with me--inspired me to get back to my center. I love the image of the ego protecting the soul-that transformation is the ego shifting to the foundation/support of the soul being the soul." Gregory R. Kenney, Therapist, Private Practice

"Wonderful! I wanted 'calm and passion' and this is exactly what I am leaving with. Thank you!" Stacey Crandall, Mental Health Therapist

"I was very inspired by this talk and especially like the idea of the soul and ego as lovers rather than enemies." Connie Banta, Clinical Therapist

"Inspiring! As always, Aila takes you to a place where you feel her presentation." Ann Kirby, EAP Consultant