Maria has always been drawn to the human condition. They have studied the human body and human psyche, music psychotherapy, meditation, traditional Chinese medicine, and a multitude of energy clearing and healing modalities. Through their studies and work, Maria has developed a tried-and-true method to help their clients release emotional trauma and other mental and psychic triggers and access deeper levels of peace and alignment with themselves, and live more in accordance with their passions.
As an undergraduate, Maria initially studied biology and chemistry, and found themselves more aligned with the psyche and the mind. They transitioned to the study of music therapy and psychology, and completed their bachelor's degree in psychology. They completed their master's degree in Music Therapy. A board-certified music therapist, Maria completed their clinical internships in both hospital and outpatient mental health settings in New York City. They are now in their third year of advanced post-graduate training in Analytical Music Therapy, an approach based in analytical psychology whereby unconscious material is brought to consciousness.