MA INTEGRATIVE HEALTH
California Institute of Integral Studies | 2015
Through a focus on integrative tools like nutrition, stress management, fitness, complementary therapies, mindfulness, and interpersonal neurobiology this MA program helps graduates work with individuals and in communities to support individual and collective change.
CERTIFIED LACTATION EDUCATOR/ COUNSELOR (CLEC)
University of California San Diego | March 2017
This certificate is through the University of California San Diego. It prepares lactation educators and counselors to work one-on-one, in families, and in the public. It is based on the most current evidence-based research.
CERTIFIED POSTPARTUM DOULA
Cornerstone Doula Training and Certification | 2013
Nickie Tilsner, CBE, CD and Juli Tilsner LM, CPM offered an excellent holistic postpartum training that included nutrition and breastfeeding support as well as newborn care. This was an excellent way to ground myself in this work.
AMERICAN RED CROSS CPR/AED & FIRST AID INSTRUCTOR
Emergency Medical Training Group | April 2017
The CPR and First Aid classes I offer are through the American Heart Association and follow their curriculum based on video and hand-on practice.
BIRTH DOULA TRAINING
Working Women Birth Doula Training | 2013
This DONA certified Birth Doula training offered a birth education class and three days of training to support people through their pregnancy and birth.
CERTIFIED GUIDED IMAGERY PRACTITIONER
California Institute of Integral Studies | January 2014
Under Leslie Davenport, I completed a certification in transformative guided imagery. We also studied how to integrate art therapy into your practice.
SEXUAL HEALTH EDUCATOR
Head and Hands Community Clinic, Montreal, QC | 2009
I attended the sexual educator training at Head and Hands and volunteered at Montreal after school programs. This was an excellent inclusive training that offered an approach that was accessible to all youth.
MOTHERING ARTS GROUP LEADER
Mothering Arts | February 2017
This training teaches ways to connect new mothers in a local supportive circle, share valuable parent and child education, and cultivate collective wisdom that inspires each woman's unique art of mothering. This training supports me in building circles of parents and communities during pregnancy and postpartum time.