University Work

University of Michigan: Presented to Dr. Stephen Garcia’s Inside Organizations course at the University of Michigan, with a focus on meditation and well-being in organizational settings.
Hofstra University: Presented to Dr. Sarah Novak’s Social Psychology course at Hofstra University, with a focus on clinical & social research on meditation, Progressive Muscle Relaxation (PMR), and other relaxation techniques.

Yeshiva University: Presented to Dr. Robin Freyburg’s Emotions & Psychology course at Yeshiva University, with a focus on clinical & social research on meditation, Progressive Muscle Relaxation (PMR), and other relaxation techniques.

Wolverine Support Network: Have twice presented to the members of WSN, a group of students working to create an inclusive community and support each other’s identity, mental well-being, and day-to-day lives through peer-facilitated groups and bi-weekly community events.

Schools

Aim High School: Meditated with high schoolers at Aim High School, a safe, appropriate, educational environment for teens with Asperger's Syndrome and similar learning styles.

Model High School: Led a meditation for Andrea McCoy’s Health Psychology course at Model High School, an affiliate of Bloomfield Hills High School.

Temple Israel: Led a month long “Intro to Meditation” seminar for high-school teens at Temple Israel’s Monday Night School program.

Temple Beth El: Led a month long “Intro to Meditation” seminar for high-school teens at Temple Beth El’s Monday Night School program.

Congregation Shaarey Zedek: Meditated with children in grades 2-6 as a part of CSZ’s Tuesday Night School program.

Health & Fitness

MVMNT Cycling: Co-led a “Spin-i-tate” (spinning & meditation) session along with owner and instructor, Jillian Bean.

Franklin Athletic Club: Regularly lead 8-week Introduction to Meditation workshops to both members and non-members at Franklin Athletic Club.

Religious & Faith-Based Meditation

Temple Shir Shalom: I have twice led an immersive Yom Kippur meditation experience and also incorporated meditation into four different prayer services during January 2018.

Temple Beth El: Led a meditation for Selichot, which is dedicated to prepare for the High Holidays (also known as Days of Awe).

Temple Israel: Co-led a workshop with Rabbi Josh Bennett focusing on the merging of meditation and Mussar, a Jewish practice focusing on ethics and character traits.

Businesses & Organizations

Lululemon: Led a meditation and visioning session for the Lululemon Ann Arbor team. Also led a 150-person community meditation at Lululemon Ann Arbor for locals and college students.

Department of Social Services: Led weekly meditation sessions for the Department of Social Services staff in Uniondale, NY.

Temple Beth El: Led a meditation & team building session at Temple Beth El’s staff retreat.

JCC of Metro Detroit: Led a meditation & team building session at the staff retreat for the JCC marketing team.

NEXTGen Detroit: Led a meditation for young professionals with a focus on relieving stress in the workplace.

Other Settings

On My Own of Michigan: Developed a meditation program for On My Own members, a non-profit that offers support to adults with developmental disabilities.

North Oakland Anxiety Center: Led a group meditation session at North Oakland Anxiety Center, a Lake Orion based psychotherapy clinic run by Rebecca Ehle.

Healing Kids Complex: Led an immersive meditation session at the Warrior Mom’s Pajama Party, which offers support to mothers whom are trying to recover their complex (special needs) children from their diagnosis.

Children Services Network: Presented on meditation for a group of child clinicians and educators.

Barefoot & Free Yoga Festival: Led two meditation sessions for attendees at Michigan’s Barefoot and Free Yoga Festival, an outdoor gathering centered on yoga, conscious evolution, play, and a remembrance of what it feels like to truly feel free.

JCC of Metro Detroit: Led a meditation for seniors at the JCC of Metro Detroit.