Training and Workshops
I deliver a number of unique courses and workshops in support of healing and personal growth. Join me in Costa Rica, Miami, or bring me out to teach your group where you are!
Traumatic Incident Reduction Workshop
Learn this powerful and proven, evidence based approach for quickly integrating unprocessed traumatic memory, thus providing insight and understanding about the effects of the incident on an individual's life, relieving the unwanted intrusive thoughts and triggered feelings associated with the event, and relieving the symptoms of PTSD, Depression and Anxiety so often occurring in the aftermath of trauma. This 5 day workshop begins your certification process in TIR and includes giving and receiving live sessions addressing actual traumatic events in your life.
The Impact of Trauma
This training can be offered for 2 - 4 hours, customized to the needs of your group or organization. We discuss the prevalence and impact of trauma, how and why traumatic memories are formed, the Importance of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study, Trauma Informed vs Trauma Specific Care, how traumatic memory impacts our brain and body, why the impact of traumatic memory gets worse the longer it remains unresolved, how we resolve traumatic memory, and for organizations, we contrast Traditional vs. Trauma Informed approaches and organizations, and the necessary features of a Trauma Informed Organization.
The Ethics of Self Care
In your time with us, we will educate and help you explore the kinds of activities that will add balance, optimize your health and effectiveness, as well as prolonging your life!
(LMT, LCSW, LMHC, & LMFT)
Transformational Breath and Sound Bowl Meditation
The use of crystal singing bowls can enhance the experience of a deeply relaxing meditation. We frequently offer this paired with transformational breath. We will offer assistance in developing and implementing your own daily meditation practices in ways you can sustain and support as a part of your life and lifestyle.
Comprehensive Trauma Specific Massage Curriculum
A comprehensive 42 hour curriculum for Trauma Informed and Trauma Specific Massage Therapy, including training in Traumatic Incident Reduction, an Evidence Based Intervention (Listed on SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence Based Programs and Practices-NREPP). This two part curriculum, Trauma Informed Massage Therapy(2 days) and Trauma Specific Massage Therapy(4 days), transforms your practice to address the needs of individuals suffering from the impact of traumatic events in their lives.
Intimacy Connection Healing
This is an experiential that explores the healing connection between us. It helps us to eliminate the internal emotional limits which limit our ability to create and project safety for our clients and hold space for their healing. The series uses massage among other experiences to explore this relationship. No prior experience is required, you will be taught all you need as we go.
This series is for any and all healers including Doctors, Nurses, Massage Therapists, Yogis, Acupuncturists, Chiropractors, Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Energy Workers, Breath Work Facilitators and others.
This six day, two part, course can be taken all at once for the full six day experience, or either class may be taken separately.