Profile (CV) for Maria Appelqvist, PhD, CPCC, ORSC

Maria help courageous, conscious women entrepreneurs to break-through their income plateau by showing them how to become aware of their orgasmic feminine power. Maria lives in Sweden and represents the leading edge of personal transformation. She brought professional coaching to Sweden as one of the founders of the National Chapter of International Coach Federation. She was a pioneer in Europe as the first Certified Slow Sex Coach and Advanced Orgasmic Meditation Trainer, educated by OneTaste – a global movement spreading the art and practice of female orgasm. She is a published author, podcast host and long life learner. 

Maria works in the field of your shadow. Simple because it’s here you find your passion, energy and true power. Known as a speaker that create  AHA-moments, she educate you about the connection between the areas of sexuality and money. Holding a PhD in Sociology she is an expert in the understanding of human behaviour and the impact of social conditioning that limit your souls purpose and sexual essence. During the past ten years, she has worked with thousands of coaching clients, helping them to understand and start implement the principles of a truly abundant life, creating MORE irrespective if it’s happiness, pleasure, love or money. 


Maria has been in the area of professional coaching since 2004. She has been working with governmental organisations, designing and delivering tailored training sessions and coaching programs.  Maria believes in walking the talk and leading by example in her every day life, as such she works on several local project that has the ambition to create social change from a grass root level. She is the author of a book “You and your Jante: A travel guide into the land of Jante” (published Sept 2009 in Sweden) that describes the major saboteur voice of all human beings and how that voice is challenged when faced in the meeting with a coach. Her mission to live beyond the edge is your guarantee that you will work with a coach that has the capacity to recognize, acknowledge and hold you to your full potential. She is a podcast host and have created to shows – Sex, Money & Leadership. Currently her focus is on Freedom, Play & Fun – How to Embrace Your Power As A Leader, a podcast bringing Sweden together with Rhonda Liebig in California, in the conversation with guests from all over the world.

pedagogic prizeMaria’s background as a doctor in Sociology consisted of research and teaching within the interdisciplinary field of International Migration and Ethnic Relations. She has an extensive experience of mentoring individuals from all over the world and highly skilled in issues concerning conflict resolutions and cross-cultural communication. During her 20+ years in the Academia she has been working with teaching and research within the area of  migration, integration, reception policies, leadership and organizational change. The picture is from 2011 when she won the pedagogical prize voted by her students. Currently she retiring from Urban Studies/Malmoe University as a lecturer in Leadership & Organization in order to be more focused on building her business.

Maria’s Training & Experience:

2017 April       Be The Change Event, with Susan Evans

2016 Nov        JVX Live, San Diego

2016 March    Marketing program: Magnetize Your Audience, with Callan Rush, UK: Bristol

2016 Feb           The School of Erotic Mysteries with Seani Love & Rosie Heart

2015 Nov          JVX Live, San Diego

2015 Februari  30 Day Intensive Marketing Program in Bali, Entrepreneurship Institute with Roger James Hamilton.

2014 Nov          Sales Training with David Neagel, Miami

2013 October   Secret Energy of Money with Kendall Summer Hawk, San Diego

2013 August     Certified Coach in Sacred Money Archetype with KendallSummerHawk

2013 August     Matrix Energetics, Magic and Mastery in Denver

2013 June         Matrix Energetics, Fundamentals in London

2013 April         Leap Live with Kendall SummerHawk, Phoenix

2013 April         69 Shades of Hedonism with Dr. Dain Heer/Access Consciousness

2013 March      Access Consciousness: Access Bars

2013 March      Matrix Energetics: Level 1-2, San Fransisco

2011 August     Certified Slow Sex Coach and Advanced Orgasmic Meditation Trainer with OneTaste, US

2011 August     ICF Conference Sweden

2010 June         Play two win coach with Lifeville

2010 July          Theta Healing™ Advanced Course with Theta Healing Center

2010 May          Theta Healing™ Basic Course with Theta Healing Center

2009 June         Assisting Organisational Relationsship and System Coaching – Path in Paris

2008 Feb           Audition CTI World Wide Front of the Room Leaders, in Paris

2007 – 2008     Part of leadershipteam on CTIs Co-Active Leadership  programme, in Barcelona

2007 June        Retreat within InnerMagician Series and Coach Dr Deb, in Peru

2007 June        Graduated CPCC – Certified Profesisonal Co-Active Coach

2007 March     Team Coaching Intensive and Team Diagnostic facilitator, in Copenhagen

2007 March     Graduated ORSC Organisational, relationsship and system coach – Intermediate, in London

2006 August    Masculintity and femininity 3rd way with Ken Mossman

2006 May         ICF European conference, in Brussels

2006 May         ORSC Foundation, in Oslo

2006 April        Graduated CTI – The Coaches Training Institute Ten Month Co-Active Leadership Program

2006 April        The Bigger Game with Laura Whitford, in California

2005 May         Graduation CTI – Intermediate, in Malmö (2005-06 been assisting on all these courses)

2004 Dec          CTI Fundamentals