“We suffer more in imagination than in reality”–Seneca

Qualifications & Education

Certifications (in progress)
Associate Certified Coach (ACC). Trained by Regal Unlimited (60+hours) and experience (100+ hours)
ACE Personal Trainer Certification. Trained by Purdue University (40+ hours) and experience (100+ hours)
Certified Music Practitioner (MHTP). Trained for Therapeutic Music Work (60+ hours) and Practicum (45+ hours)
Certified Yoga Teacher (RYT 200). Trained by Yoga Alliance (200+ hours)

College Education (in progress)
Masters in Performance and Composition from Longy School of Music from Bard College
Bachelors of Music in Performance and Composition from Berklee College of Music

Online CEU’s (continuing education unit):
Understanding the Brain: The Neurobiology of Everyday Life 
from University of Chicago (taught by Peggy Mason)
Buddhism and Modern Psychology 
from Princeton University (taught by Robert Wright)
Psychological First Aid
from Johns Hopkins University (taught by George Everly)
Moralities of Everyday Life 
from Yale University (taught by Paul Bloom)
The Science of Well-Being 
from Yale University (taught by Laurie Santos)
Exercise For Health 
from McMaster University (taught by Martin Gibala)
Learning How to Learn 
from University of California San Diego (taught by Barb Oakley, Terry Sejnowsk)

Meditation Training
Vipassana Meditation as taught by S.N. Goenka, in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin in Chennai, India
Reading Buddhist Poetry as a Transformative Path 10-day retreat by Insight Meditation Center (IMS), Barre Massachusetts

Pedagogy Training
Role of a Teacher in a School 
from Krishnamurti Foundation School
Inquiry and Integration in Education 
from ThinQ