About Me

I have helped my students work with
  • Feeling stuck

  • Becoming a better communicator

  • Going deeper

  • Finding more meaning

  • Gaining more enjoyment

  • Feeling understood

  • Wanting to help but not sure how

  • Feeling at peace

  • Not sure what is going on

  • Searching for more understanding

  • Living the life they want

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1998 - Bobby Torres told me I could teach conga drumming. I am still studying with him.

1982 - Michael Siegel, PT, Sequim, WA authorized me to teach Tai Chi Chuan and Chi Kung, I am still studying wtih Michael. He was approved to teach by his teachrs:  Kai Ying Tung (Taichi) and Lily Siou (Chi Kung)


1982 - Licensed as Massage Therapist (California), certified in Kaylor Technique by Phil Kaylor,

Founder and Director, Nyama Institute of Holistic Healing, Santa Cruz, CA


1981 - Certified to Teach Tai Chi Chih® by Justin Stone, Creator of Tai Chi Chih, Joy Through

Movement®, Santa Cruz, CA


1980 - Travels through Burma, Nepal and the Tibetan Plateau; first of four visits to India


1971 - BA, The Development of Religious Consciousness, New College, Sarasota, FL


1970 - Initiation into the Zen Buddhist Sangha and Bodhisattva Vow by Roshi Philip Kapleau,

author of Three Pillars of Zen, Rochester, NY


1968 - Initiation into the Path of Chakra Yoga by Annayogi, Yogini, Sarasota, FL


1965 - Begin research and experimentation in religion, psychology & consciousness