Alissa has been studying with Thomas since 2011. She has participated in online courses, TWT, US Core Croup, and the EU Core Group. She has a deep commitment to the practice of Transparent Communication and co-creating spaces of healing possibility and exploration. Alissa is trained in Early Childhood Education, working for 15 years at an Independent Montessori-based school, deeply committed to individually paced developmental programs with inclusion of art, music, nature and community involvement. Through her life the threads which are continually lit with interest, inspiration, and devotion are in Mysticism, Nature, Embodiment, Human Development and Healing.