"Universities have always tried to force me into one department or another, no matter what my research interests really were. But here at Saybrook, they've never tried to force me to choose a box to fit myself in."
As Marisa researched and experimented with alternative modalities and their effects on her own condition, she was inspired her to share her knowledge with others and help them find new ways to cope with and lessen the symptoms of Fibromyalgia.
“These experiences have come as a welcome surprise. I never anticipated being able to change careers prior to graduation. However, the training and education enabled me to make a professional shift and to focus my attention on mind-body medicine.”
“The LIOS MA program is about what lies inside of us and really tapping into what we have to offer as human beings on this planet. When my faculty asked me to think about where my deep hunger met the world’s greatest need, I knew I was in the right place,” Haley recalls.
"Saybrook is a much better match for people who want to delve into practice and theory based on their own experience. I had some extraordinary professors who understood that their students already brought something important to the table."