Change your cover photo
maraelwood
Change your cover photo
  • MSC Certified Teacher

    I was born in Germany, raised in Canada, and now live in New Zealand with my partner and two children. I am currently studying Arts Therapy and keeping busy with live and online MSC offerings.

    This user account status is Approved

    This user has not added any information to their profile yet.

    I have been a teacher for most of my adult life, teaching all ages. I have a Bachelor degree in Psychology and German, an Education degree in ESL, and a Master's degree in ECE and Montessori Education. I have been a Mindfulness and Meditation Practitioner for over 20 years and have studied Vipassana Meditation and Transcendental Meditation, Non-Violent Communication and MBSR. Aside from continued professional development in MSC, I also attend at least one 10 day silent retreat a year, to extend my own Mindfulness and Compassion practice. I believe that offering these teachings in a secular way will make them more accessible to a wider range of people. We all need Mindfulness and Compassion in our lives.

    English
    New Zealand
    Auckland

    I believe that the way to happiness is gratitude, and the way to peace is mindfulness and compassion. I think these practices are extremely important to make available for as many people as possible, and am open to teaching anywhere in the world.

    +64220843244