Elaine is honored to be a part of Greenstone and its mission. She holds a Master’s in Education and Human Psychology from Harvard and a BFA in Theater from NYU. She has a 30-year background in education, mediation, psychology, and expressive arts. Elaine is the owner of Ruby Lotus Yoga and Wellness, LLC, a company that brings various healing modalities to agencies, groups, and individuals, offering workshops and trainings. She has conducted team-building workshops for the Harvard Project on Negotiation and in corporate settings. Elaine currently works a certified Yoga Therapist, Mindfulness/Stress Reduction Coach, Transformational Wellness Coach, Reiki Master, Trauma Clinician, and a School Social Worker. Under Ruby Lotus Yoga, she founded YogaSpeak Therapy, a therapeutic model that combines interpersonal psychotherapy, CBT, and Yoga Therapy for clients. She specializes in adolescents with issues of anxiety, and depression. She is a mom of two school age children, an amazing dog, and will say that chickens, contrary to what she was told, are a lot of work. She believes we all have the capacity to heal.