Breathwork was likely always in my future, I just didn't know
it. I often get asked "when
did you start?", and I usually answer with the first breath
experience I had. As far as my
own breathing goes with this type of breath, that may be true.
But that isn't really the first time I held space for
someone while breathing. That
would go back to the mid 1980's when I was an ICU nurse. A patient was on the unit with a specific
type of pneumonia and I was about to give a very, very new drug. In addition to managing this new drug
(never given before in that hospital) I was managing his breathing and
So that was probably my first experience facilitating
These days, I work with all kinds of people at all
levels. The great part is that my clients today are "driving the
train". The breath teaching
I provide helps keep the fuel going in the engine. I truly feel that this is the most
honorable work I have ever done.
I completed my studies at the Power of Breath Institute
and am a member in good standing with the International Breathwork Training Alliance.
My studies have continued since graduation with some
amazing practitioners: Jeremy Youst, Jim
Morningstar, Judee Gee, Binnie
Of course, each and every one of my clients teaches me
I bring experiences gained from working in the
"traditional" healthcare world for over 25 years to each
encounter. I have been fortunate
enough to have spoken to a wide range of audiences on an even wider
range of topics.
I wouldn't be here today without the insight and
guidance I get from breath, or the knowledge from each and every
I welcome you into a safe space with no judgment, and
quite probably some laughter.
I look forward to meeting and working with you.