Stephen embodies compassion, acceptance, and a light, joyful presence in his offering to the Sanctuary. He was a client in 2013 with a history of addiction and trauma, and he has followed a strong path to find freedom. He is passionate about helping others to find space and freedom within themselves to embrace the depth of the human experience.
Currently, Stephen is in the internship portion of a master’s program for counseling.
He is also a Yoga Alliance RYT200 certified yoga instructor. He combines his personal experience, a deep commitment to his practices, and learnings from studying with wisdom teachers and indigenous healers from around the globe to bring a grounding and clear presence to his work with clients at the Sanctuary.
Stephen strongly believes in people and their innate ability to heal, change, and evolve.
He enjoys working with a team of unique individuals who combine their strengths and skills to create an environment of safety that is the foundation for healing to occur.