Valerie’s path into alternative healing began in 1991 in London with Denise Linn, learning Past Life regression.

Next, The Churchill Centre, London and then The Massage School of Santa Monica, for massage.

Valerie’s path took her to the following people and organizations for further training:

Mary Hardin for Cranio-Sacral Unwinding

Gary Strauss at Polarity Healing Arts/Life Energy Institute for Cranio-Sacral Unwinding

Sara Fancy for Working Energetically with Horses and Family Constellations

Sharon Porter for Somatic Trauma Release

John Beaulieu for Sound Healing

Dina Fraboni for Shamanic Mentoring

Michael Harner and Amanda Foulger at Foundation for Shamanic Studies

Sandra Ingerman for Shamanic Healing and Shamanic Teacher Training

Betsy Bergstrom for Shamanic - Wheel Of Life Training, Compassionate Depossession, and Curse Unravelling

Hugh Milne for Visionary Cranio-Sacral Therapy

Georgia Milne for Visionary Cranio Anatomy

Benjamin Shield for Pediatric Cranio-Sacral therapy

Valerie is a member of Sandra Ingerman's global shamanic practitioner and teacher alliance and has a private healing practice in Santa Monica, California.