In my current role as a doctoral student I'm able to combine my interests in maternity care, health promotion and mindfulness. I'm very happy to be working in this academic setting, hoping that the project I'm involved in can be a step towards improving the wellbeing of parents and their babies.
Master in Public Health science Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.
Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology Stockholms Universitet, Sweden.
Associate Degree in Art Cabrillo College, Santa Cruz, California.
Professional Training Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting Education (MBCP) University of California, San Fransisco, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Teacher Training Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Nine-day Practicum. Center for Mindfulness, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Teacher Training Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) With Prof. Mark Williams, Six-day Intensive. Frötuna Gård, Uppsala.
Diploma: Shiatsu-therapist Axelsons Gymnastiska Institut, Stockholm, Sweden.
Yoga Teacher Trainings Yogayama, Omyoga mfl.
Research project: ”Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting education for pregnant women with increased stress – a randomised controlled study of effects on stress physiology and infant attachment”