Meet Kim Ruggiero
Kim is a student of human evolution and personal transformation, asking the big (scary) questions and discovering ways to thrive in hard places.
She began practicing meditation in 2004 when facing a chronic illness. Learning the practice not only helped her alleviate physical pain, it began a transformative process of healing and growth in all areas of her life.
Certified in Mindfulness Meditation through the Engaged Mindfulness Institute
Certified International Coaching Federation
MBSR training through Univ. Mass Medical Center
Facilitator at York Women's Prison, Connecticut
Program coordinator for Integrative Health and Healing at The Graduate institute of Holistic Studies
M.A. in Consciousness Studies, B. S. in Chemistry and over five years of study at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Art.
As a coach, she works with people navigating change or coping with difficult challenges. She partners with her clients in a process of inquiry and creativity to open space where insights can enter and new options emerge.
Common areas of work:
Recovery/Living with Addiction
(View paintings at www.ruggierogallery.com)