WORK EXPERIENCE

 



EDUCATION

 



LICENCES & CERTIFICATIONS

  • Registered Psychological Assistant, CA-#PSB94025272 (January 2020 - January 2021)

  • Integrative Wellness and Life Coach Certification, Integrative Wellness Academy (2018)

  • Yoga Instructor Certification, Marianne Wells Yoga School (2017)

  • Reiki I and II Certification, The Usui System of Natural Healing - Mariko Zervos, Reiki Master (2017, 2019)

  • HIV/AIDS Training, ATrain Education, Inc. (2017 - present)

  • Protecting Human Research Subjects, National Institutes of Health (2016 - present)

  • HIPAA Awareness Training, HIPAA Training (2005 - present)

  • Human Subjects Training, Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI; 2006–2017)

 



PUBLICATIONS & ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

 



HONOURS

  • Pacifica Graduate Institute merit-based scholarship (2014-2017)

  • The New School for Social Research merit-based scholarship (2012-2014)

  • Golden Key International Honour Society (December 2006)

  • Invitation to join Phi Beta Kappa (December 2006)

  • Eligible to join Psi Chi (December 2006)

  • Magna Cum Laude, Stony Brook University (December 2006)

  • Magna Cum Laude, Nassau Community College (May 2003)

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Psychedelic-assisted therapy

  • Altered states of consciousness: sleep cycles; hypnosis; meditation; psychedelics

  • Synaesthesia

  • Mind-body relationships

  • Belief systems

  • Spirituality

  • Yoga​

 

ART

The visual and symbolic can be of great importance to the psychedelic experience, so I find that my background in art supplements my work as a psychedelic therapist and coach.  I'm grateful to have had the opportunity to take several art classes at: