Counseling & Coaching (MEd, EdS in mental health; BA in Business Administration), Teaching, Improvisation, Storytelling, Writing, & Acting
What is your main interest in this network?
Education, Improv Resources
What kind of person are you?
What kinds of improv-related services are you involved in?
Teambuilding, Creativity, Innovation, Problem Solving, Communication, Stress, Life Skills, Presentation Skills
Any niche industries, skills, etc?
Women, Pre-marital counseling, using improv in combination with counseling
Share a favorite 'improv epiphany'
Playing the straight man is just as fun as 'performing' as a character (and sometimes more revealing about who I really am as a person...)
More about you: (Short Bio or any other details you'd like people to know)
I'm a counselor and coach who loves to work with people on finding confidence and clarity. I work with women and couples. I also teach classes and workshops using improv skills to foster growth, listening, thinking on our feet, and having presence. I'm also an improviser on a local DC team and have taken classes at UCB in NYC and at the DC Improv. I'm a writer and perform stories in DC through SpeakeasyDC and Story League. Excited to learn from this network!
I need help with...
As a counselor who uses improv: putting improvisation into practice for clients in a framework that high-powered, success-focused business people can buy in to.