MINDFULNESS-MEDITATION

  • ZEN training began over 19 years ago at Loyola University

  • Certified under Azim Khamisa, who worked with The Dalai Lama & The United Nations

  • 3 Years, lived in and taught @The Dallas Meditation Center, Thich Nhat Hanh, classes for CEO's, women, and mixed groups

  • 30 Days, Vipassana Meditation (3x10), complete silence, S.N. Goenka 

  • SMU: Bachelor of Arts International Religious Studies, minor: Corporate Communications & Public Affairs ~ bridging east and west

OTHER TRAININGS 

  • Rev. Dr. Michael Beckwith: Foundations, Science of Mind, Agape, Los Angeles, 91'-'99 

  • Marianne Williamson: Course in Miracles Lectures, Los Angeles, '91-'99

  • Dr. Joe Dispenza: Intensive epigenetics, meditation, focus, possibilities of life

  • Gregg Braden: Quantum physics, the mind, attention: "here & now" 

  • Gabrielle Bernstein: Beliefs, thoughts, power of choice

  • Landmark~ Full Curriculum 

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Seven Centers Yoga Arts~ Certified Yoga Teacher

  • Dallas Yoga Center~ Certified Mindfulness Teacher

  • Alchemy Healing Arts~ Certified Reiki Master

  • Life Coach Institute~ Certified Life Coach

HURRICANE KATRINA

  • Ultimate Class: in surrender, impermanence of life, moment to moment "intentional" thinking due to necessity & being - present 

18 YEARS~ 12 STEP FAMILY-RECOVERY

  • 12-Step Program for families.  

EXTENSIVE- TRAVEL

  • Throughout USA/Hawaii, Europe, Australia, China, Africa, Canada, Seychelles Islands, Central America & Mexico * Lived in: New Orleans, Paris, San Jose-Costa Rica, West Islip-N.Y., Los Angeles, Houston, Vancouver, now resides in Dallas, TX.

Azim Khamisa & The Dalai Lama

Azim Khamisa & Vanessa Guild

Dallas Meditation Center

Marianne Williamson & Vanessa Guild 

Gabrielle Bernstein & Vanessa Guild 

Gregg Braden & Vanessa Guild

Dr. Joe Dispenza & Vanessa Guild 

Sydney, Australia

Alchemy Healing Arts: Sensei Matsuura, Reiki

The Massai, Africa