Education & Professional Training

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MAE, Masters Degree in Expressive Arts Therapy

Life Coach

Retreat Coach, Retreat Coaches Network Training

CZT, Certified Zentangle Teacher

Certified SoulCollage® Facilitator

Labyrinth Journey Facilitator, Peaceful Endeavours Training

Home and Small Business Network Coach

Entrepreneur & Business Partnerships

Founder and/or Director of various Early Childhood Educational Centers

Training in Movement Therapy, Art Therapy, Personal Development, Group Process, Behavioral Management, Group Facilitation & Mediation, and Expressive Art Workshops & Seminars

Program Management/Development  Course,  Group Program Facilitation Course, Research Skills Lab I & II  Max Sacks,  Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training, Family Focus Program, Community Development & Presentations Training

Peace Corps Paraguay (met my husband & therefor needed to learn spanish quickly)

Traveled & Worked in South Africa (attacked in the jungle & ran up hill barefoot towards the baboons to be safe, measured sand dunes & waves, caught gannets & chased monkeys who stole my bread)

Hitch Hiked solo thru Kenya  (stupid, real stupid! my mom said she put a white light around me on that trip)

Nac Nic Alaska Caneries (u know the small pieces of salmon inside the can?  i put them there)

Cooked on Kodiak Island, Alaska (far side of island landed by float plane, before I left, called mom on how to make coffee & rice, the fishermen did not let me cook the salmon they caught, kodiak bears attacked my cook tent every night and I scared them away with a chain saw)

Lived & Worked in Kodiak, Alaska (sized scallops & gutted fish, slept in tent washed hair in library for the summer)

Cooked on Tortola, Virgin Islands (for teenagers this time, just needed to learn how to cook for a group of 30 & first & last time I could do 50 pull-ups on door jamb)

Floated on a Bubble over a Field