Dr. Diana Shabtai—Diana Shabtai, Psy.D., ATR-BC will be leading a Art Therapy series interactive workshop with you. She is a board certified Art Therapist who obtained a Masters degree in Clinical Art Therapy , MA in Marriage & Family Therapy & a Doctorate degree (Psy.D.) in MFT. She is passionate advocate for bringing awareness to the therapeutic benefits of Art. Experience studying, working, & educating in the field of psychology & the therapeutic arts for over 20 years, and her art studio in Newport Beach -Art Therapy OC-since 2012. Diana has a strong passion & true desire for helping individuals of all ages & populations explore & create beneficial expressive art of their very own. ArtTherapyOC.com Instagram & Facebook @ArtTherapyOC
Joni Ravenna—Host/Head writer of the ACE Nominated Travel Chanel TV series, “Great Sports Vacations,” “Earth Trek,” (PBS) and “The Donovan Concert at the Kodak” (PBS), Ravenna is also an award-winning playwright, journalist and Co- Author of “You Let Some GIRL Beat You?” (Behler, 2012) which Forbes called “a stunning portrayal of one of today’s legendary women’s basketball treasures.” Last year, the book placed runner up (from over 1800 published books) by Pipeline Group. They are currently pursuing a development deal.
Joshua Townshend—Joshua Townshend has been involved in the entertainment industry for over 30 years. Specializing in creative development for writers, actors, and presenters. He is also a highly sought-after coach for story development for all narrative-based mediums; film, theatre, video, books, performance art, and spoken word. Joshua also weaves his work as an Alchemist and Phenomenologists into all of his endeavors. He has incorporated his expertise into his current offerings through his multidisciplinary practices.
Dr. Regine Muradian—Dr. Regine Muradian is a licensed clinical psychologist, children’s author, speaker, consultant and mental health advocate. In her clinical practice, Dr. Muradian works with children, adolescents, and adults who present with a wide range of emotional stressors. She has been featured as a national renowned parent expert in such media outlets as Good Day LA, UK Talk Radio, WFLA Channel 8, Architectural Digest, FabFitFun, Huffington Post, MSN, CV Weekly, Thrive Global, and Healthline.
Anthony Cupo—Anthony Cupo is a Trained Mindfulness Facilitator (TMF) from the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. He is a co-owner of Stepping Forward Counseling Center, LLC and has been meditating for over 30 years.