Guest Teacher
Workshop on Trusting our love nature, Seattle, WA

Sunday, September 30, 2018
Topic: Trusting our love nature: Exploring the gifts of the Four Chambered Heart
Time: 10 am - 1 pm
Registration: Open to all. $40 per person.
Location: The Living Room Seattle at 2207 NE 65th St #200, Seattle, WA 98115

In this workshop, we'll explore Dr. Angeles Arrien's work on the four chambered heart from her book, The Four Fold Way. Discussions will evolve around what it means to feel and function from a full, clear, strong, and open heart within the context of our daily lives as we navigate the rivers of change, challenge, surprise, and inspiration. Also, we'll call on Brené Brown's research on the 'Anatomy of Trust' as a tool for tracking where we are or aren't in alignment with our love nature.

Guest speaker
Panel discussion, bellevue, WA

Friday, April 27, 2018
Topic: Panel discussion regarding developing a professional identity, life after graduation, and working in the field of psychology.
Time: 3 pm - 5 pm
Registration: Students only, closed group
Location: Saybrook University, Bellevue Campus

Guest Teacher
workshop on Power & Presence hosted by Days of Exploration, Seattle, WA

October 21, 2017
Topic: Confidence; Exploring the Gateway of Trust
Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Registration: $99
Location: Seattle Changing Room with Days of Exploration

"This Day teaches us how to utilize the mind-body connection to understand how the path to empowerment can have many forms. You will learn practical exercises that encourage the flow of positive energy and help reclaim the power that is within us all."

Guest Speaker
at Accomplishment Coaching, Seattle, WA

October 8, 2017
Private Event
Topic: Clarifying the professional, practical, and ethical differences and similarities between the sister professions of counseling and coaching.
Location: Accomplishment Coaching Seattle

Address the functional similarities and differences between each profession
Clarify professional scope of practice and speak to key points regarding DSM-5
Explore principles of and procedures for mandatory reporting for counselors within Washington State
Reinforce framework of unconditional positive regard in client relationship
Assess how to build a resilient professional network
Honor the importance of care-of-the-practitioner
Identify emergency and referral resources

Guest Speaker
with Karen Bullard Yoga at Community Fitness, Seattle, WA

June 1, 2017
Topic: Exploring the elements of Trust
Location: Community Fitness in Ravenna with Karen Bullard Yoga
Registration: See "Learn More" below for details
Time: 4 pm - 5 pm; Kid's Yoga Class (3rd - 6th grade)


March 2 - 6, 2017   
Topic: Exploring the fundamental qualities of self-esteem and barriers to self-expression.
Time: Begins Thursday at Noon - Ends Monday at 4:00 pm
Location: In Residence Immersion at Sagrada Wellness Retreat Center

"In-Residence intensive provides the opportunity to unite, embrace and support each other on this sacred journey. Mentoring begins on day one, as each of us already brings to the table personal experience, not limited to our classroom time, but from life and all the roles we play. A round table format, where rich discussions, hands on work and meditative and contemplative sessions lead to practical, ethereal and mystical experiences to evoke wisdom from not only this lifetime, but the many we have all led. We will utilize our natural environment for cooking, eating, practicing, teaching, hiking, meditating and rejuvenating our deepest knowingness and connection to Self."

Teaching Assistant
Saybrook University, Bellevue, WA

November 11 - 13, 2016
Private Event
Topic: Attachment theory curriculum for MA in Counseling Psychology
Location: Saybrook University; Bellevue Campus

Guest Teacher
Divine Light Yoga & Ayurveda's Advanced Yoga Teacher Training, Santa Cruz, Ca

October 21 - 23, 2016
Topic: Deepening the root connection to the heart, soul, and mind through yoga and introducing the Four Fold Way by Dr. Angeles Arrien. 
Time: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 8:30 am- 6:00pm
Location: Bonny Doon; Santa Cruz, CA

"This course provides an intimate classroom environment, where we have the opportunity to integrate and concatenate these teachings and experiences in order to evince competency, sagacity and acumen."

Every social justice movement that I know of has come out of people sitting in small groups, telling their life stories, and discovering that other people have shared similar experiences.
— Gloria Steinem