Public Speaking & Interviews

I'm available for virtual interviews and occasional public speaking opportunities. I can speak about a variety of topics, to different audiences, and for appropriate lengths of time (*wink-wink*). Please contact me for my availability and rates. Want to fly me to California or Hawaii to be a guest-presenter at your workshop? I'd love it!

Please note that some of the following presentations are approved for Continuing Education! 

Prior Speaking Engagements

"Demystifying the lady bits"

  • Invited speaker to MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) at Red Rock's Church in Littleton, Colorado (2016)
  • How charting can empower women to understand their bodies and especially when they are experiencing fertility issues

"Reproductive Health Q&A"

  • Invited speaker at "Feel Good Fair!" at Wills & Wellness in Denver, Colorado (2014)

  • A Q&A about fertility, sex, reproductive health and everything in between with natural and holistic ideas in mind. Discussions topics included: environmentally-friendly menstrual products, toxin-free lubes, natural suggestions for managing PMS, non-hormonal options for birth control, talking to tweens and teens about their bodies, ways to avoid EDCs (endocrine-disrupting chemicals like BPA), natural ways to increase fertility and overall reproductive health, and the basics of cycle charting.

"Utilizing the Menstrual Cycle as a Vital Sign"

  • Invited speaker at "59th Annual American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM) National Conference - Midwives: Elevating Women's Health" at Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel in Denver, Colorado (2014)
  • Approved for 0.1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit) by ACNM until May 15, 2016
  • Available for online viewing at ACNM Live Learning Center
Colleen was an amazing speaker... I really liked her presentation... Fantastic presentation... Enthusiastic presenter... Great speaker, fun and funny, easy to listen to... This presenter was excellent... Thanks for a great presentation... This was a wonderful presentation. Thank you, Colleen.... Very dynamic speaker... Very enjoyable presenter, she was very enthusiastic about her topic and had memorable points and phrases.
— Midwives, Student Midwives, and Others ("Utilizing the Menstrual Cycle as a Vital Sign"

"Miscon(tra)ception" Documentary

"Holistic Infertility Workup & Alternative Treatments"

  • Invited speaker at "10th Annual Colorado Nurse Midwifery Symposium - Helping Families with their Perfect Piece" at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado (2013)
  • Approved for 0.1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit) by ACNM (American College of Nurse Midwives) until October 4, 2015 - program number ACNM  2013/054

"Fertility & Family Planning - The Science & Methodology of Fertility Awareness-Based Methods (FABMs)"

  • Trained at FACTS (Fertility Appreciation Collaborative to Teach the Systems), a project of the FMEC (Family Medicine Education Consortium) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2013)
  • Approved for 1 hour of CME credit (Continuing Medical Education) by AAFP (American Academy of Family Physicians) until May 31, 2016

“Natural Birth Control 101: An Introduction to Your Body’s Wisdom” 

“The Justisse Method & Flowers Fertility, LLC”

  • Guest speaker for online and distance-learning “Fertility Awareness Teacher Training” by Grace of the Moon (2012, 2014)

“The Fertility Awareness Method” 


“What, exactly, is Fertility Awareness?” 

Flowers Fertility guest speaking
"Utlizing the Menstrual Cycle as a Vital Sign" at the 2014 ACNM National Conference

"Utlizing the Menstrual Cycle as a Vital Sign" at the 2014 ACNM National Conference

"Behind-the-Scenes" for filming of Miscon(tra)ception

"Behind-the-Scenes" for filming of Miscon(tra)ception

Toastmasters International Competent Communicator Award (CC) - 2013

Toastmasters International Competent Communicator Award (CC) - 2013

Teaching classes in Denver, Colorado

Teaching classes in Denver, Colorado