Nicole's Background

  • Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology from Regis University in Denver, CO

  • Graduate work at the Voice Dialogue Institute in Denver and extensive training with the method's founders, Drs. Hal and Sidra Stone and others worldwide 

  • Certified in Therapeutic Breathing with Jack Fontana, Jim Morningstar & Steve Moe of Transformations, USA

  • Certified Grief Recovery Specialist from the Grief Recovery Institute, a 40-plus-year-old non-profit organization dedicated to educating and helping people recover from grief   

    • The Grief Recovery Method has been implemented in 22 countries and translated into 15 languages 

  • I have twelve years of non-profit management experience working with special needs and diverse populations

  • I have developed a valuable method for supporting people who have experienced trauma,  who struggle with anxiety and those living in recovery. The process is a combination of known trauma recovery techniques, Therapeutic Breathing and Voice Dialogue. Grief support is part of that process when relevant

  • I am a facilitator of growth and an educator. Although I hold a graduate degree in Counseling Psychology, I am not licensed as a counselor in the state of Louisiana.