Wendy is a poet, mindfulness instructor and spiritual mentor with three Master’s degrees: in Eastern Classics, Western Philosophy and Counseling from a Contemplative Psychotherapy approach. She has worked for many years as a psychotherapist with individuals and groups, adults and children, using mindfulness, play therapy, poetry, and storytelling.
She has been a continuing student of Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estes, PhD (author of Women Who Run with the Wolves) taking advanced trainings in Curanderismo in The Heart of the Wounded Healer series, and the integration of storytelling and the healing arts for helping professions in The Mysterium series.
Wendy lives in Santa Fe, NM, with her husband and their furry four-legged. The Mistress of Longing is her second book.