"A pioneer for over 25 years, bringing together Zen and Vipassana, Deep Ecology, Social Justice, Non-Violence, NLP, Leadership Training, and Personal and Business Development modalities, before such integration was considered possible. Working extensively to create diverse environments and champion high risk communities in tools and skills for a better and more aware life. A high ranking Sensei in Aikido and Iaido sword, a visual and performance artist, Hypnotherapist, NLP Coach. Co-founder of Manzanita Village Retreat Center, and Five Changes, in Warner Springs, CA, with an office in Santa Monica, a Dojo in Santa Monica, CA. www.manzanitavillage.org and www.hypnosissocal.com and www.michelebenzaminmiki.com "
- Community Teacher, East Bay Meditation Center
Resources and articles
- East Bay Meditation Center Leadership, organizational web page, accessed June 18, 2013.