To facilitate growth, health, and well-being on multiple levels through bodywork, awareness, and education.
AromaTouch Technique Certification December 2012
DoTerra CPTG Essential Oils, Fort Collins C.O.
Spiritual minister: Counseling & Healing September 2009
Church of Inner Light, Boulder C.O.
Craniosacral Therapy I October 2006
John Upledger Institute, Colorado Springs C.O
Certified Massage Therapist September 2006 [Lic.#659]
Boulder College of Massage Therapy, Boulder C.O. 1000+ hour program
Certified Personal Trainer August 2003
American Council on Exercise
Master of Arts, Psychology May 2003
Boston University, Boston M.A.
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology May 2001
State University of New York College at Fredonia, Fredonia N.Y.
Private Massage Therapy Treatments, Boulder Area, C.O.
Massage Therapist – Provided bodywork focused on rehabilitation, recovery, and pain relief through massage, education, reconditioning, and awareness; involved in the ongoing treatment and recovery in knee replacement surgery, fibromyalgia syndrome, multiple sclerosis, brain trauma injury and the elderly population; maintained ongoing client progress reports; managed client recruitment, scheduling, and billing.
Markit (Wall Street) On Demand, Boulder, C.O.
October 2009-September 2011
Chair Massage Therapist – Performed on-site chair massage with employees for relaxation by decreasing stress, rehabilitation from long hours at the computer, and rejuvenation to increase job satisfaction and work productivity.
Standley Lake Massage Therapy Clinic, Arvada, C.O.
November 2006 - August 2008
Massage Therapist –Worked with 18-90 year old clients seeking therapeutic, accident and rehabilitative massage therapy, documenting their progress; minor front desk duties i.e. answering phones, scheduling sessions, filing and filling out paperwork, and running payments.
Waves Spa at Lakeshore Athletic Club, Broomfield, C.O.
November 2006 - November 2007
Massage Therapist – Provided ed a variety of massage treatments ranging from athletic and rehabilitation, to relaxation and overall wellness; including sports, neuromuscular, somatic reconditioning, hydrotherapy and swedish.
ShapeXpress for Women, Longmont, C.O.
October 2006 – April 2007
Massage Therapist/Personal Fitness Trainer/Gym Coordinator – Offered fitness and massage programs for women utilizing assisted stretching, cardiovascular work, diet, education, free weights, weight machines, and circuit training; organized and advertised special events, fitness classes, and other promotional functions; maintained membership billing and information; upgraded computer systems; managed customer service and clerical front desk duties.
Mass. General Hospital – Psych. Neuroscience Dept., Boston M.A.
May 2004-August 2005
Clinical Research Assistant – Highlights of this position included subject recruitment, assisting in functional neuroimaging procedures, maintaining database, processing structural/functional magnetic resonance imaging data and integrating physiological measures during relaxation response and mindfulness meditation.
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Brighton, M.A.
June 2003-June 2004
Unit Coordinator/Medical Transcriptionist – Requirements integral to this position were accurate transcription of doctors orders for patient treatments; multi-line phone answering; scheduling surgeries, scans, and procedures; translating patient care instructions and medications; maintaining patient medical records; and coordinating incoming/outgoing patients, visitors, and doctor visits.
Bally Total Fitness, Brighton M.A.
August 2003-March 2004
Personal Fitness Trainer – Designed training programs for individuals and small groups utilizing manual resistance training, assisted stretching, free weights, weight machines, cardiovascular exercise, diet and education.
Help Service, Fredonia N.Y.
January 2000-April 2000
Crisis Hotline Volunteer – Volunteered as a 24-hour crisis hotline counselor that entailed mediating calls between the community and social workers, listening and reflection skills training and providing referrals when appropriate.
Independent Product Consultant [#294160] for DoTerra Essential Oils
American Bodywork and Massage Professional
Medic First Aid CPR & AED Training