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My Journey


Senior Certified Career Coach and Certified Master Virtual Global Trainer: Lee Hecht Harrison, NY, NY - One of the largest outplacement and career management companies with a global presence in over 60 countries.

President/Owner: Alternative Pathways, servicing such clients as IBM, Citicorp, McGraw Hill,  Procter & Gamble and Aetna Life Insurance.


Not for Profit Experience:

Executive Director of Wainwright House: The oldest, holistic spiritual center in the U.S. Rye, NY

Executive Director of the Center for Holistic Medicine: New York United Hospital Medical Center in Port Chester, NY - launched one of the first Holistic Centers under a hospital umbrella in the country.  Managed a staff of 14 holistic practitioners. 


Alternative Health Solutions - Private practice in Mind/Body/Spirit Therapies offering solutions for dealing with: stress, chronic and life threatening illness and seeking optimal wellness. Boothbay Harbor, ME, and New York Cornell Hospital, NY


Alternative Adventures - Co-Creator Holistic Training in Universal Healing - 2-year certification program in Mind/Body/ Spirit Medicine.  Spiritual Pilgrimages to sacred sites throughout the world.


Author - Monthly columnist for Maine Well Being Newspaper - over 30 published articles on Holistic Health Forthcoming book: Operation Transformation: The Journey from Chaos to Connection, and a second book, Unleash Your Soul Power in collaboration with business partner Nancy Thompson.

Key Note Speaker and Workshop Facilitator - For such organizations as the Cancer Society, Women in Management, Clemson University in South Carolina, 

and Proctor and Gamble.  


  • Certified Behavioral Kinesiologist - 120 hours, SAGE Institute, Burbank, CA

  • Certification in Mind/Body Medicine - The Center of Mind-Body Medicine, Alexandria, VA                                   Reiki Master - Usui Lineage under Master Beth Lea, Norwalk, CT

  • Shamanic Practitioner - Studied under Sandra Ingerman and various indigenous Shaman in Peru, Guatemala, Ecuador, Sedona and on the Navajo Reservation.

  • Qi Gong Teacher - 4 years under Master Ken Cohen, Author of The Art and Science of Qi Gong

  • Certified Yoga Teacher - School of Integrative Health, Hallowell, ME

  • Inter-faith Minister - Universal Life Church, Modesto, CA 

  • Certified Career Coach from Lee, Hecht, Harrison, NY, NY

  • Certified Master Virtual Trainer - InSync Training, East Lyme, CT

  • Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor (2 year program) -New Haven University, N.H. CT

  • Business Degree - University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport CT

  • Certified Qigong Teacher - National Qigong Association

"I have long admired Judy's holistic approach to Transition coaching. She brings a wealth of knowledge, wisdom and experience to the work, and openly offers it all to others with both skill and compassion. I learned a great deal from Judy during our time together and am happy to recommend her."

Jan Thompson

Executive Consultant Partners International

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