Additional Education / Post-Graduate Studies

John F. Kennedy University – Pleasant Hill, California
Pursued: MA in Consciousness & Transformative Studies

Esalen Institue – Big Sur, California
My combined 2.5 year residency at Esalen afforded many valuable experiences for which I am eternally grateful. Some of those workshops* include:

  • Advanced Esalen Massage Certification In-House
  • Sports massage
  • Gestalt therapy (existential/experiential psychotherapy)
  • Family Constellation therapy
  • Medical chi gung
  • Various meditation disciplines
  • Various movement practices
  • Spiritual/religious studies and disciplines

Hugh Milne Institute– Big Sur, California

  • Visionary Craniosacral Work I
  • Visionary Craniosacral Work II
  • Visionary Craniosacral Work II
  • Visionary Craniosacral Work IV

Upledger Institute Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

  • Craniosacral Therapy Level I
  • Cranioscaral Therapy Level II
  • SomatoEmotional Release (SER) I
  • SomatoEmotional Release (SER) II
  • Visceral Manipulation IA
  • Zero Balancing 

Fluid Movement - San Francisco
Integrative Art of Massage Certification

Martial Arts/ Weapons/Fire Arms/Military Training

  • External Martial Arts Training**
    • Boldizar Karate School, San Francisco
    • Okinawan Shorin under Sensei Levi Ignacio,
    • Karate U.S.A. San Francisco
    • Taekwondo,  San Francisco
      • and others
  • Internal Taoist Martial Arts
    • Lotus Nei Gung International (Damo Mitchell)
    • Bruce Kumar Frantzis
    • Vince Black
    • John Brady
      • and others
  • Chabot Gun Club, Oakland, CA
  • Private Instruction, San Francisco, CA
  • Naval Training Center San Diego, CA
  • Naval Science, N.J.R.O.T.C., San Francisco, CA

**various teachers, schools & locations

Member of International Association of Healthcare Practitioners