Jaya Hollohan’s bio:

  • Facilitated over 8,0000 Somatic and Energy Therapy sessions that have helped people’s bodies, minds and spirits to heal tremendously well.
  • Obtained Certification as a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP), Advanced Parama BodyTalk Practitioner, Certified yoga teacher, Mindfulness Life Coach, Cranial Sacral, and Reiki practitioner.
  • Completed Peter Levine PhD’s 3 year Professional Somatic Experiencing Training (received Certificate) that facilitates trauma integration and dissipates symptoms that arise from fight/flight/freeze (Autonomic Nervous System) dysregulation, while enhancing the nervous system’s capacity for self~regulation, as well as his “Healing Trauma Online course”, and 5 day course “Body as Healer: New Advances in Trauma Treatment” at the Omega Institute in New York.
  • Attended 10 day Somatic Experiencing Master class, “Eye of the Needle (Part 1 & 2)”, that provides techniques for the integration of Near Dear Experiences (NDEs), post-surgical Trauma, altered and anesthesia states, etc. This approach treats symptoms related to frequent dissociation, Global High Intensity Activation (GHIA), emotional/mood polarities, gut and sleep issues, as well as other trauma related symptoms.
  • Works primarily with clients that want to integrate:
          1) challenging mental/emotional patterns and their influences on physical health and vice versa;
          2) trauma, both experienced, as well as intergenerational trauma and related ancestral patterns and their affect on overall health, relationships, and our ability to live an embodied, empowered life; and
          3) traumas of all kinds, eg. acute, developmental, complex, and use them as a portal to greater awareness, the Self/Spirituality to live more full and conscious lives.
  • Author of the self~help book, “Who We Are When We Thrive: Remembering Happiness & Rediscovering Health” (see Tools for details!)
  • Offered, co-facilitated and assisted numerous workshops, online trainings and week~long international retreats on the benefits, tools and practices of Somatic Therapy, as well as Energy Therapy.
  • Completed a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Waterloo and an MA in Peace and Development Studies at the UJI University in Spain.
  • Traveled to over 35 countries for work, play, and study at universities and various spiritual institutions. Jaya has walked the Camino de Santiago in Spain and the sacred Machu Picchu trail in Peru, visited the pyramids in Egypt, the Sea of Galilee in Israel, holy Bethlehem in Palestine, the Buddhist Temples of Asia, spent periods of time in the Ashrams of India, lived and worked amongst the ancient cultures of West Africa, studied literature in Ireland and peace and development studies in Spain, swam with the dolphins in Hawaii and much more in the search of truth and for the love of life.
  • Studied and sat in person with many well-known, beloved Sages and wise people including: Mooji, Ramesh Balsekar, Thich Nhat Hanh, Bentinho Massaro, Matt Kahn, Abraham Hicks, and more.
  • Studied and/or attended workshops with Dr. Joe Dispenza, Dr. Gabor Mate, Bruce Lipton PhD, Donna Eden, Greg Braden, Tony Robbins, and more.
  • Worked as a part-time consultant in International Development with the Federal Government (CIDA) for 7 years (ending in 2013) and taught staff yoga during the lunch hours!
  • Loves to run, bike, swim in lakes and rivers, do yoga, meditate, dance, make amazingly tasty and healthy food, and play with her beautiful son and friends.

 

Vision: to help clients to shift stuck mental, emotional, physical and energetic patterns so that their trauma’s integrate, health and ability to self~heal is restored and consciousness awakens.