Valerie Lorig

Valerie Lorig, M.Ed, LPC, has been a practitioner of Buddhism and Shambhala since the 1970s and teaches at Shambhala Centers internationally. Trained by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and empowered as a Sangyum, she is a holder of the feminine principle in Shambhala. A teacher at Naropa University in the Contemplative Psychology Department, she integrates meditative disciplines with contemplative psychology. As  a contemplative psychotherapist at Auspicious Coincidence Counseling  she uses  Mindfulness and Awareness, Hakomi, EMDR, and Brainspotting to help clients connect with their innate basic goodness.