My Formal Training
*BA with honors in English Literature and Writing from the University of Washington, 1982.
*AP– Board Certified Ayurveda Practitioner (NAMA), graduate of the Ayurvedic Institute’s 2 year practitioner program in Albuquerque, NM and 6 week Guru Kula program in Pune, India. Continuing studies in Mentorship with Dr. Claudia Welch, 2013 and 2014 and Continuing studies at the Dinacharya Institute in NYC 2019 – present.
*E-RYT, 500 with Yoga Alliance–experienced, registered yoga teacher at the highest level of registration.
*Certificate in Authentic Movement Studies–200 hours foundational studies at the Authentic Movement Institute, Berkeley, CA
*Somatic Meditation–ongoing studies and practice with Reggie Ray
*Ridhwan School: 12 years in the Diamond Approach, a school of psycho-spiritual development: continuing studies in self-psychology, self-inquiry, and what it means to be a human being.