She is a certified reflexologist trained in the Laura Norman method, and has a background in  religion and culture of India and China, and in Southeast Asian shamanism. She is a Professor of Religious Studies, Trinity College, Emerita.


The Return to Wholeness practice is primarily on the foot, but can include hands, face, and ears.


Return to Wholeness also offers workshops in the practice of Tibetan Buddhist mandala, Gandhi ethics, traditions of shamanic healing, and insight meditation.