Lena attended University of California, Davis where she studied Russian and International Relations. She will be graduating from National University with Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology in June, 2016. For her first hypnosis training, she graduated from the Hypnosis Motivation Institute, the first nationally accredited school of hypnotherapy. She went on to complete an additional year of training at the Hypnosis Practitioner Training Institute, hypnosis school with the highest standards of training in the industry. She has maintained her private practice as a certified hypnotherapist since 2013 in Redding, California where she provided hypnosis services to culturally diverse clientele. She ran groups focusing on intuitive development at the local alternative healing center.
Having a passion for both evidence-based practices and alternative holistic approaches, Lena combines cutting edge scientific research and her keen intuitive ability in her work with clients. She focuses on experiential approaches to therapy in and out of the session including mindfulness, role playing, and cognitive adjustment to rewire the brain for lasting change.