Rita is a Somatic Psychotherapist with 20 years clinical experience. She uses her knowledge of the body and psychotherapy to ground the skills of mindfulness into daily life. Rita has completed all levels of training outlined by the Centre for Mindfulness (MASS) for facilitation of the 8 week Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction course.
Her extensive experience includes teaching MBSR in the fields of health care and education, most notably to Medical Students at the University of Notre Dame. She has also facilitated the first Google Detachment Day, a full day Mindfulness retreat for Google staff.