Stop the flow of your words,
open the window
of your heart
and let the spirit speak.
— Jelaluddin Rumi



“Surrender Process Model”, Institute for Authentic Process Therapy, Inc., New York City, March, 2001.

“Dance of the Spirit”, three session women’s spirituality group, Wayne, PA, Spring, 2001.

“The Journey from Loneliness to Connection”, The Institute for Staged Recovery, Presentation on Architecture of the Soul, Cape May Point, NJ, September 1999.

The First Annual Conference on Authentic Process Therapy, Institute for Staged Recovery, Cape May Point, September 1999. Co-facilitated with Dr. Michael Picucci.

“The Soul of Healing” Keynote Speech, Medicine for the New Millennium Conference, Delaware Valley Wellness Network, Bryn Mawr, PA September 1999.

“The Many Faces of Spirituality”, National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors National Conference, Philadelphia, PA, May 1999.

“Awakening to Your Intuition”, Reach to Recovery Conference, American Cancer Society, Hershey, PA, April 1999.

“Architecture of the Soul”, The 27th DADAMH Summer Institute, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, July 1998.

“Wise Use of the Will” Workshop, Malvern, PA, September 1998.

“Deepening Recovery: The Journey of Meta Recovery”. 8 week group for women in advanced addictions and codependency recovery, Spring 1997.

“Spirituality in Clinical Practice”, panel presentation for Citizen’s’ Alliance for Progressive Health Awareness, Wayne, PA, December 1997.

“Deepening Spiritual Awareness”, Pennsylvania and Delaware Departments of Health, Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs, 2 day advanced trainings, May 1998.

“Opening to a Vital Spirituality”. Pennsylvania Department of Health, Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs, Lake Harmony, PA, 2 and 3 day trainings since 1995.


“Seven Steps of Spirituality”, 10 week Women’s Psycho-educational Group, 1994-1996. Radio Interview on WCHE, Random Acts of Kindness Week, West Chester, PA, February 1995.

“Reclaiming Your Intuition”, Northwestern Institute, Philadelphia, PA, October 1995.

“Codependency Recovery”. 12 Week Psycho-educational Group for Women, Spring 1993, Fall 1994

“Who is the Chemically Dependent Person?” Western Massachusetts Conference on Substance Abuse in the 1990’s, Chicopee, MA May 1990.

“Surrendering to a New Life: A Process Model of Recovery”. National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors, Boston, MA, June 1990.

“Working with Defenses”. Northeast Regional Employees Assistance Professionals Association, Springfield, MA, April 1989.

“Adult Developmental Change”. National Student Development Conference, New Haven, CT, April 1986.

“Rape Counseling” In-Service Training for Professional Staff of St. Lawrence County Community Services, Fall 1981.

“Victim or Victor: Dealing with Harassment and Sexual Assault” Fifth Annual Conference for Educational Office Personnel, St. Lawrence/Lewis Counties, Potsdam, NY, Fall 1981.

“Fantasy Door Approach” American Personnel and Guidance Association, St. Louis, MO, March 1981.

Guest Speaker, “Common Sense Self Defense”, First of seven Educational Television series for PBS, Spring 1981.

“Dealing with Personal Crisis” Region III Counselors Conference, Saranac Lake, NY, Spring 1980.

“Fantasy Relaxation Technique” European Branch of American Personnel and Guidance Association, Munich, Germany, September 1979.

“FRT: Fantasy Relaxation Technique” First American Conference on the Fantasy-Imaging Process, Chicago, IL, October 1978.