Couples/Marital Issues

Years in Practice

10 years +


Chicago IL 60618 - United States



Additional Expertise

Marriage/Couples Counselor, Sex Coach, Speaker/Presenter

I Practice in

All areas, please inquire



I Believe

We can create love and intimacy by design versus chance.

About Elsbeth Meuth & Freddy Zental Weaver

Dr. Elsbeth Meuth and Freddy Zental Weaver are best-selling authors of Sexual Enlightenment: How to Create Lasting Fulfillment in Life, Love and Intimacy. As relationship and intimacy coaches they have assisted more than ten thousand couples and singles in rekindling and expanding their love and relationships over the past two decades.

Founders of the TantraNova Institute in Chicago, they are internationally renowned workshop leaders and certified Tantra Yoga teachers. Producers of the DVD Series Creating Intimacy & Love, they have also been featured on Showtime’s documentary series Sexual Healing and the Emmy Award-winning NBC show Starting Over.

Elsbeth and Freddy Zental lead couples’ retreats for the Young Presidents Organization (YPO & WPO) and at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in Western Massachusetts. They have received the highest recognition
for their work and their retreats and workshops have been acclaimed
throughout North America, Europe and Australia.

They are sought after speakers having presented at Loyola University, Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Illinois Association for Marriage & Family Therapy, The American School of Professional Psychology of Argosy University, and Bodhi Spiritual Center.

Elsbeth and Freddy Zental are beloveds—life and business partners—residing in Chicago

Elsbeth Meuth, Ed.D. was born and raised in Germany and has been practicing in the United States and Europe over the past 30 years. As a management consultant and executive coach at Business Design Associates, she achieved recurrent bottom-line results with her clients in the United States, Canada and Europe, including Warner Brothers, Citi Bank, Discovery Channel, Trans Alta Canada, Alstom Power Switzerland, ABB Germany, Bank of Ireland and Vision Consulting. Elsbeth holds a Doctorate in Education and a Master’s Degree in Music. Her academic career includes associate professorships at Musikhochschule Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, and Berkeley School of Music, Boston. She was a research fellow at the University of Indiana, Indianapolis, and is trained as an ontological design coach employing the principles of the “Philosophy of Language”.

Freddy Zental Weaver co-lead creative self-discovery seminars at the Institute for Creative Living in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco and Hawaii. He employs the approach of “Creative Self-Discovery” as developed by psychiatrist and author, Fred Weaver, III, M.D. During his tenure in software sales with companies including Eality, Ceridian Employer Services, Paychex and WebPerfect Solutions, Inc. he consistently achieved outstanding sales and income objectives. Freddy Zental’s career spans from serving as a teacher and district wide human relationship counselor in the Los Angeles Unified School District in his early career to being a performing artist with a one-man show called “Sexual Enlightenment” currently touring the United States. He is an accomplished performing artist, percussionist, stand-up comedian and story teller using humor, music and movement in his presentations and trainings. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in political science and is a certified Thai Body Worker.

The efficacy of Dr. Elsbeth Meuth’s and Freddy Zental Weaver’s work is captured in the 2009 doctor of psychology research thesis The Impact of Tantra on Couples’ Intimacy and Sexual Experience by Meredith E. McMahon of The American School of Professional Psychology of Argosy University, Chicago.

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