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DETAILED
CURICULUM VITAE

TABLE OF CONTENTS 
1. Credentials & Affiliations
2. Formal 
Education & Training
3. 
Apprenticeships
4. Curriculum + Program 
Development
5. 
Presentations, Workshops, Festivals
6. 
Teaching – other than self-produced
7. 
Employment – for other professionals
8. 
Adjunctive + Correlative Education
9. Published 
Articles

1. CREDENTIALS & Professional AFFILIATIONS

B.A. with Honors in Dance & Dance Therapy, Columbia College, Chicago 1978

B.C.T.M.B. -Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork since 1996 #053659-00

Approved Category A Continuing Education Provider #295823-00 – 64 CEU’s in Lymphatic Massage, Internal Organs, Post-Surgical, Pregnancy, Labor, Infant Massage – through the National Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork

C.S.T. -Certified Somatic Therapist & Professional Member since 1992  #124678

– with ABMP: Associated Bodyworkers & Massage Professionals, Golden, CO, USA

Certified in Bodywork for the Childbearing Year™ – with Somatic Learning Associates, La Jolla, CA 1992

Ordained Spiritual Minister Certificate #117 -with The Church of the Messengers of Light, Inc (registered 501c Non-Profit)

Los Angeles City Business Tax Registration: Health Professional #850391-01, L-190

Worthwhile Referral Sources (previously Women’s Referral Service) – Active Member from 2003-2005

Institute of Integral Health (Lauren Berry Method®), Active Member since 1981

Certified Massage Technician – SOMA School, Oakland, CA 1980 

Certified in C.P.R. and Red Cross – Los Angeles, CA 1992, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2014

American Dance Therapy Association – Associate Member from 1976 -1982

2. FORMAL EDUCATION

1978 – B.A. in Dance & Dance Therapy – Mentored by Jane Ganet-Sigel, Charter Member of The American Dance Therapy Association – individual & group therapy, psychology, physiology, kinesiology, clinical field study practicum, choreography, production skills, theatre arts, French, physics.

1980 – SOMA SCHOOL OF MASSAGE– Founder/Director: Bob Brown: Certified Rolfer®, Oakland, CA – Massage Technician Certification Course – 120 hours Swedish massage practicum, Pathology, Ethics, Anatomy, Physiology.

1980-1985 – INSTITUTE OF INTEGRAL HEALTH® Founder/Director Lauren Berry, R.P.T. – Professional Member – 225 hours ( formerly known as the Manipulation Society, Redding, CA now based in Truckee) Orthopedic MassageAnatomy, Physiology, Corrective Range-of-Motion Stretches, Myofascial Release, Ethics, Lymphatic Drainage, Internal Organ Drainage & Repositioning.

1994-1996 – TRANSPERSONAL CENTER OF HOLISTIC INTEGRATION (TCHI) -Playa del Rey, CA Founder/Director: Fatima Abate(University of Sao Paulo, Brazil) -180 hours in Transpersonal Psychology Graduate Studies: Human Energy Systems, Chakra Diagnosis, Subtle Body Balancing, Electro-Magnetic Systems, Psycho-Bio-Energetics, Anatomy, Physiology, Spiritual Healing & Sensitivity Development, Practicum, Ethics. 

3. APPRENTICESHIPS

240 hours- Apprenticeship with Kim Santa, Senior Lauren Berry Method® Teacher 1980-1982

120 hours- Apprenticeship with Lynda Cesara, Senior Lauren Berry Method® Teacher 1982-1984

150 hours– Apprenticeship with Fatima Abate, Director of TCHI 1994 -1998

160 hours- Apprenticeship with Sunyata Saraswati, Jyoti Kriya Yoga Society 1998-2001

4. Curriculum Development – Self-Employed since 1981 

STEP BEYOND©: 1990-1994 – After-school Alternative Physical Education program using creative movement, contemporary music and improvisation for children ages 6-16. Volunteer at Venice Boys & Girls Club. Employed as Physical Education Teacher for Santa Monica Alternative School House (SMASH). Granted 20 STEPS from StepPlatform, Inc. Cable TV-show aired locally. *Presented Class Format at California Middle School PE Workshop, Aug 7-12, 1994, Cal State Fullerton.

64 hours of Approved CEU’s with NCBTMB: Lymphatic Clearing, Abdominal Integrity, Internal Organ Release, Post-Surgical Intervention, Pregnancy, Labor, Infant & Post-Post-partum Massage. (developed since 1986)

Massage Certification Courses were taught through the professional massage school system from 1986 -2000. Since then, Ms. Javril has maintained a private practice and offers her specialized curriculum as continuing education Tutorials for laypersons and professionals.

The Vital Energy Center and its monthly electronic magazine (E-Zine), YOGA of TOUCH, were created in 2000 as a community service to educate the public in lifestyle guidelines and alternative health information for disease prevention and recovery.         

As a successful entrepreneur, Marci Javril designs, produces, instructs and promotes a wide variety of public classes (1999 to the present). Utilizing her expertise in alternative health and creative performing arts, she offers interactive experiential sessions and events for individuals, partners and groups, through private venues, special interest meetings, conferences, panels, radio shows and tele-seminars.

Since 2000, the Vital Energy Center has produced several Series of weekly classes, sponsored special Events, created 4 unique educational Tele-seminars Series, offered private and individual trainings, and designed Edu-tainment experiences for people of every lifestyle. Marci is dedicated to teaching Appropriate Touch for Healing & Connection.

Ms. Javril’s Program Development Topics include:

Your Ultimate Vitality Experience; Sparkle Activities; YOGA of TOUCH -mindful connection for healing & tranformation; ReCreate YourSelf; The Art & Science of Rejuvenation; Transformational Awakening Process; Empowering the Goddess; Journey into Health & Wellness; Healthy Attitudes; Celebrate Woman; BodyGames; Robert Frey’s “Spirit of my Life” CD-release party & Memorial; EnergyFlowYoga; Movement & Breath Awareness; Sacred Puja; Authentic Kriya Yoga; Connections for Singles; Heart-Centered Touch & Partner Yoga; Sexual Healing for the Modern Lover; The Dynamics of Intimate Touch; Prostate health awareness; Breast cancer prevention; Mommy & Baby Massage; Labor of Love for Partners; etc.

5. Presentations, Workshops, Festivals

2014… to be posted…

Love, Sex & Power Radio Show – Interview with Laurie Handlers Dec 4, 2013

LATalkLive – the Book Beat -interview with Jean-Noel Bassior – June 17, 2013

SPARKLE Activities! Author’s Salon – at Leanna Wolfe’s, Sherman Oaks, CA June 9, 2013

**MY EBOOK GOES LIVE! On Amazon Kindle May 28, 2013**

Feel Like Yourself Again: how to heal and recover from injury, surgery & illness: “Everyday Person’s Handbook for Self-Renewal”

Vitality Experience! song & hoopdance – Musicale Oct 6, 2012, Marina del Rey, CA

HoopDance interactive experience – at PAWS Fundraiser, Sept 30, Hollywood, CA

LoveFest – dance hoop performance, Sept 16, 2012 Hollywood, CA

Swoop’s World Radio Talk Show – Interview October, 2012

BOOK Signing PARTY – pre-Kindle release – limited hard copies, Culver City, CA Aug 10, 2012

Vitality Experience! at Durian’s birthday, June 6, 2012, Los Angeles, CA

 Healthy BlogTalk Radio Show with Irina Wardas –interview March 2011

HoopFlow Jam – volunteering for EarthDay April 23 + 24 2011 Topanga, CA

220 Fitness Sports Club –Hoop Flow classes – Jan 2011, Venice, CA

Abundant Vitality TeleSeminars Series – Dec 2010

220 Fitness Sports Club –Hoop Flow class presentation for membership – Oct 23, 2010, Venice, CA

Dance Hoop Fitness class at Curves –Oct 3, 2010 Culver City, CA

HoopDance Fitness class – at LA Parks & Recreation Fall Festival – Nov 4, 2010 Pomona, CA

Contact Improv & HoopDance class– NCDC Dance Camp, June 23, 2009 Visalia, CA

HoopFlow Jam – volunteering for EarthDay April 18, 2009 Topanga, CA

The Aware Show with Lisa Garr – Interview on self-healing with lymph massage – June 3, 2009, Los Angeles, CA

Good Medicine Show – Free Mini-Lessons in Self-Care – Los Angeles, CA September 14, 2008

HOOPLAY -class at Northern California Dance Collective’s DanceCamp near Vasalia, CA June 24, 2008

Touch as Connection for Partners -interview on Your Dream Wedding web-radio show with Cindy Mariangel, March 27, 2007

Performing DanceHoop Artist at PHOTON BALLET with Thomas Dolby & special guests for LA-SIGGRAPH, Hollywood, CA March 13, 2007

Contemporary Sexuality & Intimacy –interview on web-radio show hosted by Laurie Handlers, Feb 11, 2007

Empowering Women -workshop for private circle of female entrepreneurs, Los Angeles, CA Dec 3, 2006

Communication & Stress-Relief -workshop for King Drew Medical Center’ s Psychiatric Dep’t Annual Retreat – Catalina Island, CA Nov 17, 2006

Post-Surgical Massage Therapy protocols: Tutorial/Practicum in self-massage for lymph drainage and scar tissue softening –special referral patients of Dr. Andre Berger, Director: Rejuvalife Institute, Beverly Hills, CA starting May 2006

HOOPLAY -class at Northern California Dance Collective’s DanceCamp near Vasalia, CA June 23, 2006

Sexual Health for the Modern Lover -lecture at Benefit for Children of the Night sponsored by the Love Boutique at the Erotic Museum in Hollywood, CA Feb 2, 2006

Yoga for Health -free workshop at Whole Being Weekend in Idylwild, CA, Sep 10, 2005

HeartSong&Dance– free performance at Health & Fitness Expo, LA, CA Aug 13, 2005

Partner Yoga & Thai Massage -class at Northern California Dance Collective’s Camp near Visalia, CA June 24, 2005

Healthy Lifestyle Guidelines -interview on Alternative Health web-radio talk show hosted by Arnold Hawkins June 10, 17, 2005

Lymphatic Clearing & Thai Massage – Individual sessions for Waxthuset’s Annual Health Retreat facilitated by Lena Kristina Tuulse of Waxthuset, Sweden, held in Kona, Hawaii Jan 3-10, 2005

Honoring Robert Frey in Movement & Spirit -workshop collaborating with Cynthia Taylor Lamborne & Francoise Ginsberg in memory of our teaching partner who passed away unexpectedly June 12, 2004 -San Diego, CA Aug 21, 2004

HOOPLAY -free performance at HeartSong&Dance Talent Show, LA, CA Aug 14, 2004

Sexual Longevity for Elders -free lecture for Hi-12 Group sponsored by Ken Chew, Encino, CA May 12, 2004

Emotion & Motion of the Fluid BodyUnderstanding Lymph -paper presentation at the American Holistic Medical Association’s Annual Conference “Soul of Medicine”, Albuquerque, NM April 28 -May 2, 2004

Lymphatic Massage for Spa Modalities –special training for faculty of DermaSpa of Long Beach – Marina del Rey, CA March 11, 2004

Heart-Centered Singles Mixer for North County Dance Collective, San Diego, CA Dec 6, 2003

Female Sexuality -live video shoot with Dr. Gary Schubach, hosted by Dr. Susan Block, Los Angeles, CA Nov 8, 2003

Yoga of Touch -free workshops for YOGA EXPO, Los Angeles Convention Center, CA Sep 26-28, 2003

Lymphatic Massage –tutorial for the everyday person & their family – MDR, CA March 2 + 12, July 29, 2003

VOLUNTEER PRODUCER with Southern California Dance Collective, sponsoring events (Dance Camp, Winter Dance Fest, Spring Fling) from 1999 – 2000

Lymphatic Massage & Abdominal Integrity –tutorial for health clinic professionals – MDR, CA Oct 25-27, Nov 3 + 10, Dec 15, 2002

BODYGAMES -class at Northern California Dance Camp near Visalia, CA June 26, 2002

Lymphatic Massage -tutorial for the everyday person & their family -MDR, CA Apr 6 + 14, July 21, 2002

Goddess Journey -free presentation for Inside Edge networking group LA, CA Dec 11, 2001

Reflexology for Pain Relief -free lecture for Naropathy support group, UCLA, CA Nov 14, 2001

Lymphatic Massage -tutorial for the everyday person -MDR, CA Nov 7, 14, 28 + 29, Dec 1 +9, 2001

BODYGAMES -class at Southern California Dance Collective’s DanceCamp, Glendale, CA Nov 2, 2001

Self-care for Elders -interview on Elder Rage web-radio show hosted by Jaqueline Marcell Sept 27, 2001

Lymphatic Massage for the Everyday Person -free Lecture Series at Bodhi Tree, The Co-op, Whole Foods, LA, CA Oct 3-10, 2001

BODYGAMES -class at Northern California Dance CollectiveÕs Camp near Visalia, CA June 22, 2001

Female Sexual Expression -experiential shoot for film “The Big O” -produced by Bonnie Barnett, LA, CA June 19, 2001

EnVisionArt -free performance at art exhibit opening Culver City, CA April 28, 2001

The Snake Speaks -free performance at Poetry Lounge, Fairfax High School, Hollywood, CA April 3, 2001

Yoga for Women -workshop at Retreat for Alcoholism Center for Women of Hollywood, Brentwood, CA Jan 15, 2001

Yoga for Women & The Art of Unveiling for your Lover -classes sponsored by the Learning Annex in Los Angeles, CA – from July 2000 – September 2002

Lymphatic Massage -tutorial for the everyday person – MDR, CA Oct 11 + 18, Nov 1 +8, 2000

Internal Yoga for Sexual Vitality -free workshop at Multi-Universal Festival of Yoga Teachers, Ojai, CA Oct 3, 2000

Yoga for Health -free workshop at the Whole Being Weekend, Idylwild, CA Sep 16, 2000

Yoga for Healthy Partnerships -workshop at Lifestyles Convention, Las Vegas, NV July 14, 2000

Lymphatic Massage -tutorial for Oasis Health Clinic -Studio City, CA Jun 17 + 18, 2000

Massage Across the Ages -Keynote Speech for Associated Massage Therapists of New South Wales Conference, Sydney, NSW, Australia Sep 23, 24: 9-5, 1995

6. TEACHING EXPERIENCE (does not include private practice or Invitational Tutorials)

Instructor of Massage: Lymphatic Drainage Techniques , Internal Organs Release, Post-Surgical Massage Therapy, Pregnancy, Labor Support & Infant Massage

 – Faculty Member at the following schools:

2008-09 Institute of Psycho-Structural Balancing: current Director, Joyce Gass
1986 – 2000, Eileen Henry, previous Director (310) – 342-7130
5817 Uplander Way, Culver City, CA 90230

1992 – 1997 Maria Grove, Director (818) – 788 – 0824 – faculty member
The Touch Therapy Institute, 15287 Ventura Blvd. #101A, Encino, CA 91436

1987 – 2000 John Sanderson, Director (808) – 879 – 4266 – faculty member
Maui Academy of Healing Arts, 993 S. Kihei Rd. Ste# 210, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753

1988 – 2000 Lynn & Peter Wind (808) – 322 – 0048 – faculty member
Hawaiian Islands School of Body Therapies, PO Box 390188, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, HI 96739

1988 – 1999 Elizabeth Reveley, Director –(808) – 266 – 2468 – faculty member
American Institute of Massage Therapy, 407 Ulunilu St., Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734

1988 – 1998 Kathleen Feeney, Director (808) – 733 – 0000 – faculty member
Honolulu School of Massage, 1123 11th Ave. #301, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816

1995 – 1997 Sandra Morgan, Director – part-time consultant
Om Shanti College (06)-239-6618 or (06)-295-2323
P.O. Box 57, Barker Centre, Griffith ACT 2603 Canberra, Australia

1995 – 1996 Jim Walsh, Director – part-time consultant
SYNCHRONICITY – (18)-047-964 or (02)-9542-7126
PO Box 263, Caringbah, NSW 2229 Sydney, Australia

1996 – 1997 Kevin Watkins, Director – part-time consultant
South Australia Health Education Center (08)-410-1975
38 Currie St., 6th floor Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia

1990 – 1993 Virginia Dumas, Director  – part-time consultant
Kauai Academy of Healing Arts – contact: Darcy Attisani (808) – 822 – 274
PO Box 1330 Kolo’a, Kauai, HI 96756

1994 – 1995 Ed & April Requilman, Directors  (808) – 245 – 2413 – part-time consultant
The Body Suite, 3501 Rice St. #115, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766

1996- 1999 Carolyn Thompson & Jean Christine Ralston, Directors – part-time consultant
OLA MASSAGE, 4-1435 Kuhio #205, Kapa’a, Kauai, HI 96746 (808)-821-1100

1990 Katie & George Mickey, Directors(805) – 966 – 5802 – part-time consultant
The Body Therapy Institute, 835 Milpas, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

1991 Kate Jordan & Carole Osborne-Sheets, Directors – part-time consultant
Somatic Learning Associates, 8950 Villa La Jolla Dr #2162, La Jolla, CA 92037(619) – 436 – 041

1992 Dr. Myk Hungerford, Director (714) – 642 – 0735 – part-time consultant
Sports Massage Training Institute & Congress, 2156 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 97627

1992 Post-Surgical Massage Therapy Workshop – Presenter
Anatriptic Arts Expo, Robert Calvert, Producer, San Francisco, April 1 & 2, 1992

7. EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Ms. Javril has been in Private Bodywork Practice since 1981, as well as:

11/2008 – 12/2012 and 6/1994 – 8/1995 – Private Consultant – part-time staff
JOCELYNE EBERSTEIN CENTER
Jocelyne Eberstein, O.M.D., L.Ac.
10780 Santa Monica Bl. #245
Los Angeles, CA 90025 (310) – 446-1968

12/91 – 1/94 –Private Consultant – part-time staff
KASTIN HEALING ARTS CENTER
Andre Kastin, L.M.T., C.C.H., Nutrition, Iridology
12732 Washington Blvd. Suite B
Los Angeles, CA 90066 (310) – 574 – 6622

3/90 – 10/90 –Private Consultant – part-time staff
THE MASSAGE THERAPY CENTER
Ahmos Netanel, Founder/Director – 2130 S. Sawtelle, #207
West Los Angeles, CA 90025 (310) – 444 – 8989

3/87 – 6/91 –Massage Therapist – affiliate consultant
INSTITUTE FOR REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
Dr. Vicki Georges Hufnagel, OBGYN surgeon
Dr. Brian Novak, cosmetic surgeon – 433 S. Beverly Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211 (310) – 553 – 5821

3/87 – 12/87 –Massage Therapist – affiliate consultant
Kevin Michael, D.C., & Sai Ling Michael, D.C.
12080 Guerin St. Studio City, CA 91604 (818)760 -7847

9/84 – 4/87 –Massage Therapist – part-time staff
INSTITUTE FOR NATURAL HEALTH
N. Doreen Glover, DC – 1424 Lincoln Suite 200
Santa Monica, CA 90401 (310) – 451 – 5803

11/83 – 6/84 –Head of Massage Department –full-time staff
Massage Therapist, Weight Training & Aerobics Instructor
GREAT SHAPE HEALTH CLUB
11980 San Vicente Blvd., Brentwood, CA 90049
Mgr: Evlynne Householder (310) – 820 – 660

11/83 – 4/84 –Massage Therapist – part-time staff
THE SPORTS CONNECTION
8612 Santa Monica Blvd. W. Hllywd, CA 90069
Helen Stonehill: Dep’t Head (213) – 854 – 6366

8. Adjunctive & Related Education – chronological

Master Ong’s Prop Shop Flow Retreat – Oct 8-11, San Diego, CA – 20 hrs

Lightning In A Bottle Festival – Arts, Yoga, Dance, Seminars, Eco – May 22-26, 2014 – Sacramento, CA – 20 hrs

Master Ong’s Prop Shop Flow Retreat – April 25-27, San Diego, CA – 20 hrs

Adult & Infant CPR and First Aid Training – update – Culver City, CA March 20, 2014 – 4 hrs

Health Exposition – LA Convention Center – Nov 2, 2013 – 6 hrs

Lightning In A Bottle Festival – Arts, Yoga, Dance, Seminars, Eco – July 10-15, 2013 – Lake Elsinore CA – 20 hrs

First Ladies of Africa – conference on women’s empowerment – Benevry Hills, CA Apr 3, 2013 – 8 hrs

Master Ong’s Prop Shop Flow Workshop – Feb 16, 2013 – Los Angeles, CA – 8 hrs

Health Exposition – Santa Monica Place – Jan 20, 2013 – 6 hrs

Master Ong’s Prop Shop Flow Workshop – Dec 2 + 3, 2012 – Los Angeles, CA – 12 hrs

MicroMovement Festival – Willits, CA June 21-26, 2012 – 20 hrs

Cancer Society Conference, Sept 1 +2, 2012, Universal City, CA – 12hrs

World Massage Conference – variety of industry topics, April 2012 -44 CEU’s

The HoopPath – Baxter & Brecken- martial arts as a hoop flow – Jan 28, 2012 Los Angeles, CA -8 hrs

Lightning In A Bottle Festival – Arts, Yoga, Dance, Seminars, Eco – May 27-30, 2011– Redlands, CA – 20 hrs

Hoopnotica® Dance Hoop Fitness teacher training & Certification, July 30- Aug 1, 2010 – 20 hrs

Northern California Dance Collective’s Dance Camp, June 22-27, 2010 Visalia, CA – 32 hrs

The HoopPath – Baxter – martial arts as a hoop flow – March 6 + 7, 2010 Los Angeles, CA -12 hrs

Ayanni Sacred Spirituality – Orange Country, CA, Feb 13, 2010 – 5 hrs

CAMSA4U – massage conference & workshops – Oct 30, 2009 Los Angeles, CA – 6 hrs

SOMA Festival – for dancers & movement therapists – Oct 10, 2009, Los Angeles, CA – 6 hrs

SYMBIOSIS Festival – Arts, Yoga & Dance workshops & seminars – Sept 17-20, 2009, Yosemite, CA – 20 hrs

Northern California Dance Collective’s Dance Camp, June 22-28, 2009 Visalia, CA – 32 hrs

“Divine Mothers, Dancers, Female Buddhas” with Miranda Shaw, Goddess Temple of Orange County, Irvine CA, 2009 – 10 hrs

The HoopPath – Baxter – martial arts as a hoop flow – Feb 7+ 8, 2009 Los Angeles, CA -12 hrs

Celebrating Men & Satisfying Women Pax Workshop – Alison Armstrong, July 12 & 13, 2008, Los Angeles, CA – 16 hrs

Northern California Dance Collective’s DanceCamp near Vasalia, CA June 18-24, 2008 –32 hrs

Lightning In A Bottle Festival – Arts, Yoga, Dance, Seminars, Eco – May 23-26, 2008 – Anaheim, CA – 20hrs

Survival Techniques – William Golden, Topanga, CA May 17, 2008 – 8 hrs

David Neagel & Ali Brown – online entrepreneur workshop – April 19, 2008, Marina del Rey, CA – 8 hrs

Sacred Sexuality for Singles – Steve & Lokita Carter, Harbin Hot Springs, CA April 4-5, 2008 – 20hrs

BodyPrayer – Aparecida Sauer – embodying the feminine aspect – March 22, 2008 – 6 hrs

ABC DANCE MACHINE Dance Camp & Choreography Training for Reality TV Show – Dec 12-15, 2007 Studio City, CA -32 hrs

Mala Yoga Conference at LA Convention Center – Sept 22, 23, 2007 – 12 hrs

Releasing a Person – Kathryn Alice, Culver City, CA – Aug 31, 2007 – 3 hrs

BodyPrayer – Aparecida Sauer – embodying the feminine aspect – July 13, 2007 – 6 hrs

Beyond Contact Improvisation – Ray Chung, Middletown, CA – May 24 –28, 2007 – 24 hrs

Yoga & Massage for Partners– Steve & Lokita Carter, Middletown, CA Oct 6-8, 2006 –20 hrs

Spiritual Dating – Kathryn Alice, Culver City, CA – July 7, 2006 –3 hrs

Goddess Day Camp – Genevieve Coleman, Canoga Park, CA – June 4, 2006 –6 hrs

Aging as a Shared Journey – Health Positive Home Study (Ethics = 2 hrs) –10 hrs

Natural Approaches to Menopause – Health Positive Home Study –4 hrs

Complementary Approaches to Health & Wellness for Persons with Cancer – Health Positive Home Study –5 hrs

Body-Centered Therapies in Hospitals, Nursing Facilities & Home Care Environments – Health Positive Home Study – Ethics = 6 hrs

Just for the Health of It – Prophets Conference, MDR, CA –Feb 3-5, 2006 –24 hrs

Women’s Business Empowerment Summit – Lynn Pierce, LA, CA – Aug 5+6, 2005 –16 hrs

Yoga for Partners – Francoise Ginsberg, San Diego, CA – July 30, 2005 –4 hrs

Internet Marketing Tele-Seminars – Shared Vision Conference May -Sep 2005 –30 hrs

Millionaire Mind – T. Harv Ekert – LA, CA May 10-12, 2005 –20 hrs

Self-Defense for Women – Kodo Arts, Santa Monica, CA Nov 6, 2004 –6 hrs

Advanced Contact Improvisation –Nancy Stark Smith, Middletown, CA May 27-30, 2004 –24 hrs

Yoga Retreat – Yogi Bhajan’s Ashram, LA, CA April 10, 2004 –8 hrs

Rebirthing Breathwork – Sondra Ray, Marina del Rey, CA Jan 31, 2003 –6 hrs

Thai Massage & Partner Yoga – Deon de Wet, LA, CA Jan 10, 20004 – 6 hrs

Liquid HoopDance – Christabel Zamor, LA, CA  June 18 -Dec 14, 2003 –22 hrs

Authentic Thai Massage –Awaken Retreat Center, Koh Samui, Thailand Apr 6-10, 2003 –16 hrs

Mega-Book Conference – Mark Victor Hansen, LA, CA March 28-30, 2003 –24 hrs

Sacred Intimacy – David Deida, Studio City, CA Jan 24-26, 2003 –20 hrs

Sacred Relationships – Sondra Ray, Marina del Rey, CA Sep 21, 2002 –8 hrs

Watercolor Painting Retreat –Linda Jacobson, Santorini, Greece, May 17-27, 2002 –40 hrs

Yoga for Partners – Somraj & Jeffre Pokas, Tahoe, NV Feb 27, 2002 –6 hrs

Seven Laws of Love – Margot Anand, Santa Cruz, CA Sep 6-8, 2001 –20 hrs

Advanced Deep Tissue Bodywork – Christian Smith, Encino, CA July 21 + 22, 2001 –8 hrs

How to become a Speaker – Speaker Services, LA, CA series of classes Jan – May, 2001 – 24 hrs

Non-Violent Communication –Marshall Rosenberg, Santa Barbara, CA Apr 21 + 22, 2000 -16 hrs

Celebrating Women – The Body Electric -Sierra Madre, CA Apr 7-9, 2000 -20 hrs

Byron Katie’s the “WORK” – Hollywood, CA, Oct 15, 2000 -6 hrs

Tibetan Rebirthing & Advanced Kriya Yoga with Sunyata Saraswati, Sep 23-24, Dec 1-5, 2000 – 120 hrs

Traditional Thai Massage – Saul David Raye, Santa Monica, CA Feb 2000 –12 hrs

The Art of Conscious Loving -Charles & Caroline Muir, West Los Angeles, CA Nov 11-13, 1999 -20 hrs

Ipsalu Yoga Level II – Bodhi Avinasha, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Aug 15-20, 1999 – 30 hrs

Whole Body Massage – Andro of Germany,  Marin, CA March 23-25, 1999 –16 hrs

Ipsalu Yoga Level I – Bodhi Avinasha, Santa Monica, CA, April 12-14, 1998 -20 hrs

Ipsalu Yoga Level III – Bodhi Avinasha, Cancun, Mexico Jan 16-20, 1997 -30 hrs

The Art of Conscious Loving -Charles & Caroline Muir, Santa Monica, October 12-14, 1996 -20 hrs

Associated Massage Therapists of New South Wales Conference -Sydney, NSW, Australia Sep 23 + 24,1995

Deepak Chopra’s Ageless Body – Learning Annex, LA, CA Mar 3, 1994 – 3 hrs

Myofascial Release with John Barnes, California Massage Therapy Convention, LA, CA March 17, 1994 –8 hrs

California Massage & Bodywork Convention March 17-20, Los Angeles, CA, 1994

TMJ Syndrome: CranioSacral & Myofascial Techniques – Ben Shield, Santa Monica, CA Sep 26, 1993 – 6 hrs

Chi Nei Tsang®: Internal Organ Massage – Ron Dianna, Los Angeles, CA Sep 26 +27, 1992 –10 hrs

Bodywork for the Childbearing Year™Certification Course -Kate Jordan & Carole Osborne-Sheets, Somatic Learning Associates, San Francisco, CA Mar 30 – Apr 2, 1992 – 36 hrs

Myofascial Release – John Harris, Santa Monica, CA Mar 14, 1992 –6 hrs

Chi Nei Tsang®: Internal Organ Massage – Gilles Marin, San Francisco, CA Mar 30, 31 1992 – 12 hrs

Sports Massage & Tui’ Na in China: educational tour led by Dr. Myk Hungerford of the Sports Massage Therapy Institute, Costa Mesa, CA. Assessment, Treatment Modalities, Practicum, In-Service with Guest Lecturers from the National Olympic Training Center’s Sports Medicine Bureau & Guang An Men Hospital – Beijing, China April 8 – 14, 1991 – 40 hours

International Conference on Massage & Bodywork – Etora Centre, Lanzarote, Canary Islands March 21 – 27, 1990

Head, Heart & Hands Summit in San Diego, CA Dec 1 – 3, 1989

Head, Heart & Hands Summit in Orlando, FL Apr 7 – 9, 1989

CranioSacral Techniques – John Allen Macunovich, Los Feliz, CA  April 2, 1989 – 8 hrs

Head, Heart & Hands Summit in Denver, CO Dec 9 – 11, 1988

American Massage Therapy Association Convention – Los Angeles, CA April 22, 1988

Vodder Method Manual Lymphatic Drainage® – Ramona Moody, LA CA Jan 30, 1988 – 8 hrs

Bodywork for the Childbearing Year™ – Kate Jordan & Carole Osborne-Sheets, Santa Monica, CA May 30, 31 & Oct 17, 18, 1987 – 36 hrs

Neuro-Linguistic Programming® -Jayne Brown, Santa Monica, CA May 22, 1986 –8 hrs

Ortho-Bionomy® Techniques – Susan Feinbloom, Danville, CA – Jan 12, 19, 26, Feb 2, Mar 2, 9, 1981 –18 hrs

Polarity Therapy®: Techniques & Theory with Moksha Prem Polarity Associates, Pasadena, CA -Anatomy, Touch-for-Health® Training, Energy Systems, Cleansing, Deep Tissue Massage. Mar -Jun, 1979 – 40 hrs

Movement Expression – Eve & Mary Ann Athey, Santa Monica, CA Jan 14, 1979 – 8 hrs

Acupressure Workshop -Ron & Iona Teeguarden, Santa Monica, CA Dec 16-17, 1978 –6 hrs

Energy Balancing for Bodyworkers -Oh Shinnah, Encino, CA Nov 3 +4, 1978 – 12 hrs

9. PUBLISHED ARTICLES

“Post-Surgical Massage for Female Disorders” -Dec/Jan 1988/89 -Massage Magazine, Noah Publishing, Davis, CA

“Joan Wulfsohn, Cellular Recall Therapist” -Jan/Feb, 1995 -Massage Magazine, Noah Publishing, Davis, CA.

“Rubbing Them the Right Way: Infant Massage” – 8/1/95  -The Outlook, Copley Publications, Santa Monica, CA

“Your Body is a River: The Lymphatic System” Jan 1997  – L.A./South Bay AMTA Chapter – Vibrations Newsletter

“Internal Yoga for Sexual Vitality” -Spring 1998  – WetSet Gazette Childbirth Directory, Pasadena, CA

“Breast Massage on the Run for Busybodies” – Fall 1998 – WetSet Gazette Childbirth Directory, Pasadena, CA

“Pelvic Self Massage” -Feb. 2001 – Penthouse Magazine, interview by Dr. Judy Kuriansky

“Lymphatic Cleanse” – Oct 2001 -Whole Life Times, Los Angeles, CA

“Playing with Fire” – Oct 2002 -Whole Life Times, Los Angeles, CA

“Pelvic Health for Men” Aug. 2004  – Penthouse Magazine, interview by Dr. Judy Kuriansky