Experience & Education
Perelandra Center for Nature Research
Self-learning study using educational materials developed by Machaelle Small Wright, co-creative scientist and founder of the Perelandra Center for Nature Research. This includes the study and use of flower essences and processes translated from nature. I have incorporated much of these elements into my personal and professional work.
Matrix Energetics (Denver, CO)
Completed Matrix Energetics training conducted by Richard Bartlett, originator and author.
Beyond Incest Survival (Santa Fe, NM)
Facilitated weekly support group for adults coping with childhood incest focusing on the principals of the Running Your Life program.
Deva Foundation (Santa Fe, NM)
Completed 200-hour residential course of study in spiritual psychotherapy and an additional supervised internship.
Baltimore Center for Attitudinal Healing (Baltimore, MD)
Completed Attitudinal Healing Facilitator Training Programs I and II. Facilitated support groups for individuals with chronic and life-threatening illness and their families. Worked one-on-one with people who were in the process of dying and their families--providing energy healing, support, and counsel. Instructed Attitudinal Healing facilitator training classes.
Temenos Healing Center (Frederick, MD)
Completed 2-year experiential program exploring Jungian archetypes of the masculine and feminine.
Beyond Survival Program (Harrisburg, PA)
Interned and co-facilitated six-month healing programs for survivors of incest with Katryn LaVanture, who developed the program.
Baltimore School of Massage (Baltimore, MD)
Earned certification as massage practitioner.
Mandala Healing Center (Baltimore, MD)
Energy Field Healing training and apprenticeship.
Social Security Administration (Baltimore, MD)
I worked for the Social Security Administration for 25 years. During that time, I was worked as an organizational consultant, executive/leadership coach, trainer, facilitator, and speaker. I developed and taught several programs related to team development, group dynamics, communications, visioning, strategic planning, project development/implementation, and open space technology. This experience serves my clients today in helping them to develop and achieve personal goals (especially in relationship to life coaching and intention/manifestation sessions).