Psychotherapist and international lecturer in the field of minfulness-based treatment of trauma, MBSE. Meditator and facilitator of mindfulness, vipassana and compassion practice. Started in 1990 at IMS center in the U.S. with Joseph Goldstein, Sharon Salzberg, Larry Rosenberg and Carol Wilson. Since then studied and practiced extensively with teachers in different centers around the worls, from Theravada and Mahayana traditions. Trained as a community dharma leader by Thanissara and Kitissaro, with the support of Shinzen Young and John Kabat-Zinn. Specialized in treating spiritual crises, and taught about grief and loss from the Buddhist perspective. Old time practitioner in Tovana and a Yoga teacher.