Karen has a BA in Psychology with a Minor in Business from Trinity College of Vermont, along with a Human Resources Management Certificate from Bentley College with a focus on Employee Relations and Performance Improvement. She is a life long learner and has taken numerous Masters Degree courses in Community Mental Health Counseling. She has a special interest in the field of Positive Psychology. She has also attended trainings and seminars on communication, relationships, and the effects of trauma on individuals and families. She has educated thousands of adolescents and adults on the characteristics of a healthy relationship, self-esteem, communication skills and boundary setting. She completed a comprehensive and rigorous coach training program with the Institute of Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) and received her Coach Certification as well as her Energy Leadership Index (TM) Master Practitioner Certification in the Spring of 2014. She completed a thorough examination and verification of her skills by the International Coach Federation to receive her Associate Certified Coach designation in May, 2015. She is an active member of the Institute of Coaching Professional Association, a McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School Affiliate and the National Associate of Professional Women.
Empowering people to take their relationships and their lives from surviving to THRIVING!