Mary obtained her Masters of Divinity at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver, CO, and a Masters in Exercise Physiology from the University of Denver. She is a graduate of the 2 year Benedictine Spiritual Direction program at the Benet Hill Monastery, in Colorado Springs, CO. She is a Board Certified Chaplain with the National Association of Catholic Chaplains and has done 5 units of CPE, (Clinical Pastoral Education) at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center inLebanon, New Hampshire, and at St Anthony's Hospital in Lakewood, CO. Mary is also a Registered Yoga Teacher with over 500 hours of training in Hawaii and Colorado Ashrams .
She has extensive experience working with adults of all ages, and all levels of sickness and health, especially those with the chronic challenges of cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer's, and MS. She enjoys journeying with souls as they find their peace. Mary believes in the transformation and healing that comes with disciplined spiritual practice, and works with people toward deeper relationship with the Divine. She is adept at accompanying chronically ill patients to manage stress and pain, finding calm and peace, and assists with end of life transitions in home, hospital, and hospice settings.
Board Certified Chaplain
Mary is a Board Certified Chaplain with the National Association of Catholic Chaplains. She believes in the power of connecting with the Divine toward ultimate healing, even when a physical cure is not always possible.
Mary is a Certified Spiritual Director through the Benedictine Monastery in Colorado Springs, CO. Each person has a unique spiritual journey, and Mary's skills of listening, reflection, and mirroring-back welcomes the Pilgrim to travel within toward the Divine.
Mary also offers Memorial Services, Graveside Services, Weddings, Meditation Instruction, Journey Towards Death Counseling, Spiritual Retreat Leadership, Yoga Classes, Yoga Hiking, and Movement Meditation.