Overview

Overview

Women's Wellness Retreat 2017 | Cleveland Clinic

Women's Wellness Week 2018
Sunday, Nov. 4 - Saturday, Nov. 10

'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort and Spa, Captiva Island, Florida

Renew. Replenish. Rediscover.

Get ready to be empowered! Join experts from Cleveland Clinic's Center for Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine at the 39th annual Women's Wellness Week. Discover how to improve your health and well-being through hands-on experiences and educational programs with our integrative healthcare providers.

Throughout your stay, you’ll enjoy:

  • Unlimited fitness classes: Tai Chi, Yoga, Cardio Conditioning, Muscle Conditioning with Barre, and Water Fitness.
  • Health talks by Cleveland Clinic's Center Wellness Institute and Women's Health Institute experts.
  • Daily meals and snacks: Mediterranean style cuisine featuring gluten free and anti-inflammatory foods.
  • A cozy island beach resort on 13 picturesque acres, with access to kayak and stand-up-paddle boarding (discount for retreat patrons).
  • Rooms and cottages are steps from the Gulf of Mexico and Pine Island Sound.
  • On-site luxury spa offers discounts for retreat patrons.
  • Afternoons allow time to soak up the sun on the white sand beaches of Captiva Island and the ‘Tween Waters Inn private beach or pools.

After seven days, you’ll return home energized with a renewed sense of well-being. All-inclusive packages start at $2,400.00, which include the daily fitness options, wellness presentations, meals and hotel accommodations.

Before You Register - Read This!

  • Registration for the 2018 event opens soon.
  • Before registering, please decide on the type of room that would work best for you and your friend(s).
Faculty

Faculty

Program Director

  • Dympna Ferrante | Email
    Women's Wellness Week  Coordinator, Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine

2017 Faculty / Presenters

Sandra Darling, DO Sandra Darling, DO
Preventive Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine
Presentations: Environmental Wellness and Skin Care from the Inside Out
Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RDN Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RDN
Wellness Nutrition Services, Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine
Presentation: Nutrition & Your Genes
Margaret McKenzie, MD Margaret McKenzie, MD
OB/Gyn, Cleveland Clinic Women's Health Institute
Presentations: Women’s Health and Self-Empowerment and Resilience

Enjoy unlimited fitness classes: Tai Chi, Yoga, Cardio Conditioning, Muscle Conditioning with Barre, and Water Fitness

Fitness Instructors

  • Liz Ferrante
  • April Grushetsky

Tai Chi Instructor

  • Charlene Nevans

Yoga Instructor

  • Dympna Ferrante

Women's Wellness Retreat Advisors

  • Jamie Starkey, LAc
    Eastern Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine
  • Brenda Powell, MD
    Integrative Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine
  • Scarlet Soriano, MD
    Former Medical Director, Cleveland Clinic Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine
All-Inclusive Packages

All-Inclusive Packages

All-Inclusive Packages & Registration

Please take a moment to review the list of rooms (below) that have been reserved by Cleveland Clinic Women's Wellness Retreat. Rates are being coordinated for the 2018 event. Rooms are all-inclusive with program fee, meals and room choice. Package rates are available in single or double accommodations. Retreat pricing does not include airfare. Our staff would be happy to coordinate ground transportation from the airport to 'Tween Waters Inn for you.

Space is very limited!
Please view the available room options below for package details. A $500 deposit is require to secure your selected package.

  • A $200 deposit is due to Cleveland Clinic at time of your online registration. Remaining balance to be paid in full on November 4, 2018.
  • A $300 deposit is due to 'Tween Waters Inn at 800.223.5865. Remaining balance to be paid in full at time of check in.
  • You must contact 'Tween Waters Inn to confirm your reservation. Details will be available on a confirmation email once $200 deposit is made to Cleveland Clinic.

Poolside Room

  • 2 Queen beds
  • Compact fridge
  • Screened balcony

Rates include room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Waterview Guest Room

  • 2 Queen beds
  • Compact fridge
  • Screened balcony

Rates include room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Bay View Studio

  • King bed
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Sitting area
  • Shower (no tub)
  • Screened balcony

Rates include room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Gulf View Studio

No elevator access in Gulf Building

  • King bed
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Sitting area
  • Deluxe bath
  • Shower
  • Screened balcony

Rates include room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Courtyard Suite

  • One bedroom with 2 Queen beds
  • Living room w/sleeper sofa
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Screened balcony

Rates include room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Bay View Suite

  • One bedroom with 2 Queen beds
  • Living room w/sleeper sofa
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Screened balcony

Rates include room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

2- and 3-Bedroom Suites

  • Larger suites may be available.
  • Please contact 'Tween Waters Inn Resort at 800.223.5865, ask for Marissa or Carol.
Contact Us

Contact Us

Join us at the 39th Annual Women's Wellness Week in November 2018

For more information or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities for Women's Wellness Week, please contact: Dympna Ferrante, Program Director | Email a Question

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Testimonials

  • Thank you for a rewarding, relaxing, centering, fulfilling week.  It’s all about connections – with ourselves and others.
  • I didn’t know what to expect – I knew the program would be good but it far exceeded my expectations!!
  • I would recommend this retreat to a friend. Thanks for a life changing experience.
  • Your program is fantastic! I will be back next year and hopefully many more. This week was truly a great gift to me.
  • An incredibly special experience. It has truly changed my life.
  • The program works because of the synergy of the location, knowledgeable and dedicated staff, and the right goal- empowering women to live their best lives and the right content to achieve these goals.
  • Thank you so much for organizing such a fabulous informative and healthy week. This past week taught me so much about health, fitness, and healthy eating but most importantly, about my inner self.
  • This is a mountain top experience for women on Captiva Island.
  • I didn’t know what to expect – I was wonderfully surprised in every aspect of the program.
  • Women’s Wellness Week is an investment in my future. This will improve my quality of life, health and well-being.
  • Thank you for a wonderful week. The team was amazing – so caring  well-informed. I learned so much about self-care. I took a gamble and really left feeling like a winner.. It was my first time and I hope not my last. I look forward to recalling the highlights and being able to use the info I learned in my everyday life.
  • Women’s Wellness Week on Captiva Island is far more than a retreat from everyday responsibilities. It is a life-affirming experience that confers lasting benefits that compound over time, as we each grow in our capacities to apply insights gained at Women’s Wellness Week.