Artwork from Jackie Cruickshanks
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Dream that inspired the art…
and Services Offered:
I worked for 20 years as a Special Educator and School psychologist in Connecticut and upstate New York. In this capacity, I ran groups and offered psychological services, including learning evaluations for students with learning disabilities as well as individual therapy for students who experienced abuse. I also provided workshops to school faculties about the impact of abuse on learning.
For 20 years I worked at the Stern Center for Learning in Burlington Vermont. As a Clinical Diagnostician, I evaluated children and adults to explore their learning preferences, and developed intervention with schools and universities to help individuals reach their academic and personal potential. I conducted teacher training sessions for students and adults who learn differently. I also managed the Stern Center individualized teaching clinic to plan effective interventions for instruction.
I was a student and client at the Center for Archetypal Dreamwork in Montpelier, Vermont for 10 years. For the past few years I have been in advanced classes and seminars with Students of the Dream. With this advanced training and my own individual and group dream sessions. I continue to learn from my dreams every day.
I underwent Hospice Volunteer Training recently, and am currently a witness and companion to hospice clients as they prepare for their own passing. I offer dream sessions in person and on the phone to assist others to decipher their own dream messages.