Jaci leads Hakomi trainings and workshops throughout the U.S., Canada and Brazil. She has served as as faculty for the Somatic Psychology M.A. program at Naropa University and for the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute. Jaci serves on the Hakomi Institute Board of Directors and was a co-developer of Experiential Couples Psychotherapy. She also contributed to the recently published book: Hakomi: Mindfulness-Centered Somatic Psychotherapy.(Norton, 2015) She received her degree in Contemplative Psychotherapy from Naropa University in 1997. Her post-graduate training includes Family Therapy, EMDR II, Somatic Trauma Resolution, Brainspotting, Group Leadership Training and she is a Certified Relational Life Therapist. A licensed psychotherapist in Boulder, Co. for over 30 years, Jaci works with individuals and couples.
Anna a clinical social worker with a Masters of Social Work from McGill University (2004). She has 15 years of counseling experience, working with adult men and women. Anna is an an experienced social work field instructor with teaching experience in the areas of clinical practice, trauma, anti-oppressive social work practice, and sexuality.
She practices a variety of mindfulness based therapies and truly believes that emotional healing occurs through the body. Through her own yoga and meditation practice, she continues to deepen and grow emotionally and spiritually. She finds solitude and challenge by exploring the mountains and tries to find beauty wherever she is.
Anna believes that compassionate actions can & will heal the world.
Beth Falch-Nielsen was the lead trainer in Edmonton and now serves as co-certifying faculty for the Canada( Calgary and Edmonton) Team, She is a Registered Clinical Counsellor as well as a Certified Hakomi Therapist/ Trainer. She has been in the counselling field for over 35 years and has maintained a private practice for over 25 years. Her private practice is in Comox, BC. Besides working with individuals, she also specializes in doing couples work and training others in a mindfulness based, experiential way of working with couples.