Niki is an authentic, creative professional with a broad spectrum of knowledge, experience and ideas. Niki holds a B.A. in Child and Youth Care Counselling and is also certified in Outward Pursuits (Adventure-based Counselling) with approximately 18 years experience working with complex youth and families throughout BC and Alberta. She has a passion for yoga, mindfulness, breath and bodywork and recognizes the impact traumatic events, stress and anxiety can have on oneself and their surroundings.
Niki works for Yoga Outreach, a charity in British Columbia which offers Trauma-Informed yoga programming within various service settings to adults and youth facing multiple challenges including mental health, addictions, poverty, violence, trauma and imprisonment. She is the Volunteer Coordinator for the Lower Mainland yoga classes and a Facilitator for the Using Yoga in Your Work TM Trainings.
Alongside her work at Yoga Outreach, Niki is a Mental Health professional in the White Rock/ South Surrey area. She also runs her own private practice facilitating Team Empowerment workshops for amateur sports teams, focusing on mental preparation, anxiety management and team building.