"One of the most intensely beautiful and powerful events I have ever experienced. 

Lara has a true gift for bringing people together in peace, love and unity." 

David Little


Song Therapy/Lament work

  • Certificate in Song Therapy Training with the Song Therapy Network, Somerset, UK. Virtual training, 2020. Ongoing.
  • Mentorship since November 2019 with Tuomas Rounakari, lament teacher and long term student of, and co-teacher with, Pirkko Fihlman, also known as the Grand Mother of Lament Singing in Finland.
Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Multiple courses with the Internal Family Systems Institute including Foundations of the IFS Model, IFS Treatment for Freedom from Trauma, Early Adversity, IFS & Anxiety, Depression, and Shame, and Healing Cultural Trauma with Internal Family Systems 2019-2020.
Hospice Training

Nonviolence Studies

Focusing and Inner Relationship Focusing
Restorative Circles
Workshop Facilitation/The Work That Reconnects
Emotional Freedom Techniques
  • International Accredited EFT Practitioner Trainings Level 1, Level 2, and Advanced Level 3 and Integrated Energy Techniques with EFT Masters Emma Roberts and Sue Beer of The EFT Center, London, UK, 2011.
Matrix Re-Imprinting
  • Matrix Reimprinting Practitioner Training with the founder of Matrix Reimprinting and EFT Master Karl Dawson. Brighton, UK, 2011.

Nonviolent Communication (NVC)

Cognitive Hypnotherapy
  • Two-year Diploma training in Cognitive Hypnotherapy with the Quest Institute, covering a range of modalities including Ericksonian Hypnosis, Time Line Therapy, Gestalt techniques, and others. London, UK, 2009 - 2011.
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)+ Life Coaching
  • Master Practitioner training in NLP and Life Coaching with the Quest Institute, 2009 - 2011.
Dharma Practitioner Programme (CDDP)
Awakening the Dreamer