Credentials

Education, Training & Certification

  • Doctorate degree in clinical and transpersonal psychology
  • Master’s degree in psychology
  • Master’s degree in humanities emphasizing women’s studies
  • Nationally Board Certified Coach (BCC)
  • Certified in The Art and Science of Coaching, Erickson International ICF Certified Training Program
  • Completed coursework at  the College of Executive Coaching ICF Certified Training Program
  • Certified administrator of the EQi 2.0 and EQi 360
  • Certified administrator of the MBTI® Step I and Step II
  • Certified Professional Level Yoga Teacher with the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health
  • Member of Yoga Alliance at the E-RYT 500 level
  • Certified Mediator for California

 

Professional Experience, Accomplishments & Affiliations

  • Ten years of clinical experience working with depression, grief, anxiety, personality difficulties and partnership challenges
  • Eight years of experience lobbying and directing public relations programs for public and private sectors
  • Creator and founder of a group protocol for loss and bereavement, known as Easing Your Journey Through Loss
  • 20+ years experience teaching yoga, meditation and mindfulness
  • Certified Professional Level Yoga Teacher with the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health
  • Member of International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)
  • Member of Yoga Alliance at the E-RYT 500 level
  • Published in the peer-reviewed International Journal of Yoga Therapy and Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Presented at the EUROTAS Conference in Barcelona, and the International Yoga Therapy Conference in Los Angeles
  • Five years of international employment and academic study in India and East Asia
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